saburral


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saburral

 [sah-bur´al]
1. pertaining to saburra.
2. gritty, gravelly.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

sa·bur·ral

(să-bŭr'ăl),
Relating to saburra.
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saburral

adjective Referring to saburra, a nonspecific term for a malodorous plaque-like material covering the oral cavity.
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Saburral tongue is clinically presented as a yellowish-white superficial layer on the back of the tongue, resembling pseudomembranous candidiasis, but cannot be scraped off.
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