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mucopurulent

 [mu″ko-pu´roo-lent]
marked by an exudate containing both mucus and pus.

mu·co·pu·ru·lent

(myū-kō-pū'rū-lent),
Pertaining to an exudate that is chiefly purulent (pus), but containing relatively conspicuous proportions of mucous material.
Synonym(s): puromucous

mucopurulent

(myo͞o′kō-pyo͝or′ə-lənt, -yə-lənt)
adj.
Containing mucus and pus.

mu·co·pu·ru·lent

(myūkō-pyūrŭ-lĕnt)
Pertaining to an exudate that is chiefly purulent (i.e., contains pus) but contains relatively conspicuous proportions of mucous material.

mucopurulent

Containing MUCUS and PUS.

mu·co·pu·ru·lent

(myūkō-pyūrŭ-lĕnt)
Pertaining to an exudate that is chiefly purulent (pus), but containing significant mucous material.
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On nasal endoscopy, her right ostiomeatal complex is widely patent without mucopurulent drainage.
Copious mucopurulent otorrhea is usually a feature of active mucosal CSOM, whereas scanty, foul-smelling, and sometimes sanguineous varieties are seen in active squamosal CSOM (cholesteatoma).
Unlike typical furuncles, these lesions may lack characteristic central rupture and drainage, instead opening laterally and draining a thick, mucopurulent, foul-smelling fluid.
A study reported unilateral nasal obstruction and epistaxis as the most common symptoms.5 Other presenting complaints included nasal swelling, a mass in the nose, epiphora, and mucopurulent rhinorrhoea.
Dogs showed a systemic disease, characterized by fever, diarrhea, vomiting, mucopurulent oculonasal discharge, mucopurulent conjunctivitis, severe moist cough, signs of pulmonary disease, and dehydration.
Most patients with bronchiectasis have chronic cough and copious purulent to mucopurulent sputum production.
After 2 weeks of treatment, with the lesion extending to the eyelids and having developed a slight mucopurulent discharge, the treatment was changed to dexamethasone eye drops at the secondary hospital.
(11) Patients may present with severe dysmenorrhoea, lower abdominal pain, paravaginal mass, excessive foul smelling mucopurulent discharge and intermenstrual bleeding depending on the existence of uterine or vaginal communications.
* The presence of a mucopurulent discharge should not delay the Pap test.