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perforans

 [per´fo-rans] (L.)
penetrating or perforating; a term applied to various muscles and nerves.

per·fo·rans

(per'fō-rans),
A term applied to several muscles and nerves that, in their course, perforate other structures.
[L. perforating]

perforans

/per·fo·rans/ (per´fŏ-ranz) pl. perforan´tes   [L.] penetrating; applied to various muscles, nerves, arteries, and veins.

perforans

[pur′fôrənz]
Etymology: L, perforare, to pierce
penetrating. The term applies mainly to nerves, muscles, or other anatomical features that penetrate other structures, such as perforans gasseri, or nerves of the musculocutaneous tissues.

perforans

[L.] penetrating; a term applied to various muscles and nerves.
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Two cases of D-penicillamine-induced elastosis perforans serpiginosa.
Elastosis perforans serpiginosa (EPS) results from changes in both elastic and collagen fibers within the dermis, resulting in a foreign body reaction with transepidermal elimination.
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Reaktif perforan kollajenoz, elastozis perforans serpinjinoza, kazanilmis (edinsel) perforan dermatoz, perforan periumblikal kalsifiye elastozis, perforan granulom anulare bu hastalik grubu icersinde yer alirlar.
Hibberd & Norris (1984) observaron elementos microtubulares a nivel ultraestructural en Chlorarachnion reptans, Dietz & Sehnetter (1996) establecieron algunas caracteristicas estructurales del citoesqueleto en los filopodios de Cryptochlora perforans Calderon-Saenz & Schnetter, especie del phylum Chlorarachniophyta que no forma meroplasmodio (Calderon-Saenz & Schnetter, 1987; 1989), en el cual la distribucion de actina y los microtubulos no es paralela.
This warning refers to a specific Bacterial Infection called Folliculitis Nares Perforans.
In some patients adverse reaction due to pencillamine which is used in treatment of Wilson's disease can lead to rashes, pemphigus and elastosis perforans serpiginosa.
Intestinal coccidiosis in angora rabbits (Oryctolagus cuniculus) caused by Eimeria intestinalis, Eimeria perforans and Eimeria coecicola.
The following disorders should be considered in the differ-ential diagnosis of porokeratosis: elastosis perforans for PM, actinic keratosis and stucco keratosis for DSAP, lichen sclero-sus et atrophicus, lichen planus, acrokeratosis verruciformis, Bowen's disease, and squamous cell carcinoma for single le-sions (13).