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mark

 
a spot, blemish, or other circumscribed area visible on the skin or a mucous membrane.
raspberry mark (strawberry mark) congenital hemangioma.

mark

(mark),
1. Any spot, line, or other figure on the cutaneous or mucocutaneous surface, visible through difference in color, elevation, or other peculiarity.
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mark

A general term for a spot or place on a body surface, which is indicated either naturally, as in a birthmark, or deliberately, as in the use of felt-tip marker by a surgeon planning a procedure.

mark

See Birthmark, Bite mark, Bookmark, Cervix mark, Chair's mark, Class mark, Earmark, Hourglass mark, Pockmark, Stork mark, Stretch mark.

mark

(mahrk)
1. Any spot, line, or other figure on the cutaneous or mucocutaneous surface, visible through difference in color, elevation, or other peculiarity.
2. Synonym(s): infundibulum (8).
[A.S. mearc]

Patient discussion about mark

Q. How to prevent Stretch Marks? I am pregnant and am starting to get Stretch Marks. How can I stop them?

A. Stretch Marks are hereditary and some women get it while others don't. There are special creams out there in order to prevent stretch marks, however I recommend you take a good moisturizing cream and rub it on your stomach and anywhere else that you need to, every night after the bath.

Q. I want to know why do all pregnant woman get stretch marks and how to treat them? I have given birth to a baby boy recently….it is joyous time on Christmas Eve. This is my second baby. During my previous delivery I didn’t get any stretch mark but now. I want to know why do all pregnant woman get stretch marks and how to treat them?

A. not all women get stretchmarks during pregnancy. some women get them without being pregnant.

Q. Are these stretch marks very common and how to avoid them? I mean which cream to be used? I am in my 8 th month. Everything is going good. Just a worry came when I saw one woman having stretch marks. Are these stretch marks very common and how to avoid them? I mean which cream to be used?

A. Hi , this is my 2nd baby. During the last pregnancy I had stretch marks. I have seen some ladies, who do not have at all. I met one woman with 4 children she did not have any. One of my friend; had in the very first pregnancy. There are creams available for use by pregnant woman before and after pregnancy to avoid stretch marks altogether.

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"Items are usually gone by the time they're marked down 50 to 60 percent.
Some glass snowman figurines and a few red candlesticks were marked down, but other than that the only other noticeable tabletop sale was Lenox's Say It With Silk program, where someone had taken a black magic marker and reduced the 30-percent-off price of $79.99 down to $57.50.
Holiday season retailers who marked down merchandise before and after Christmas have nothing on ferrous scrap dealers, who have been forced to mark down their own prices once again.
I don't know him at all, but I've got him marked down for four or five championships.
The archery field is a turfed expanse of levelled backfilled land, measuring 183 by 100m, and marked down its length by an abstract forest (a memory of Sherwood perhaps) -- a double band of poles which, echoing an arrow's trajectory, diminish in height as they approach the target end.
Imagine a throng of shoppers mobbing a sales clerk as he brings an armload of name-brand shoes marked down 70-80 percent off retail.
Allen contended that his job evaluation was marked down partly for his role in airing the massacre story.
The GDP growth rate has been marked down to 2.8 percent and the budget deficit has stayed 2.7 percent, says Minster of Finance Dragan Tevdovski.
Another netizen marked down some parts of the story teased on the video clip.
Do androids dream of electric sheep?"- Labour MP Jamie Reed when asked about being marked down as "hostile" in party leader Jeremy Corbyn's allegiance list.
The strike, which came just 16 seconds into the second half, was initially marked down as an own goal by Rangers full-back Lee Wallace.
Galaxy Note II marked down to $249.99, Samsung 46-inch LED 1080p HDTV for $579.99, the Insignia 39-inch LCD 1080p HDTV for $279.99, LG 24-inch LED 720p HDTV