skip areas

skip areas

subsidiary segments of diseased intestine or colon in regional enteritis or Crohn colitis, separated from the region of major involvement.
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Additionally, microscopic skip areas and relative rectal sparing were more frequent among the pediatric patients.
Definition of Rutgeerts postoperative endoscopic ileal score (4) Score Definition i0 No lesions i1 [less than or equal to]5 aphthous lesions i2 >5 aphthous lesions with normal mucosa between the lesions or skip areas of larger lesions or lesions confined to the ileocolonic anastomosis i3 Diffuse aphthous ileitis with diffusely inflamed mucosa i4 Diffuse inflammation with already larger ulcers, nodules, and/or narrowing
In its advisory, the ministry advised citizens to skip areas like Oxford Street and Piccadilly, which were listed as 'dangerous'.
The other materials universally began to wear off the road sometime over the winter as indicated by the marked decrease in paint coverage in both wheel track and skip areas in May 2006.
Therefore, the skip area is a better predictor of how a line would hold up on a given road.
In contrast, the low temperature markings maintained skip area retroreflectivities just under 300 millicandelas/[m.sup.2]/lux, almost twice that of the other two paint types.
In the skip area of the test lines, retroreflectivity varied minimally from its initial value for a given paint.
Aerosols and sprays are easy to use but there may be uneven distribution and skip areas. Also available are lipsticks containing sunscreens (5).
The argument has been made that topical immunomodulator therapy prior to surgery could treat areas in the center of the tumor, thus generating histologic "skip areas." If a tumor were discontinuous, histologic control would be mitigated or lost because histologically clear margins would not have the same meaning as they would in a continuous lesion.
If your lips are puckered, gently stretch them out between your second and third fingers when applying colour so the lipstick doesn't skip areas of the lip.
The resected colon showed the features of Crohn's colitis (regional enteritis): skip areas of cobblestoning and "bear-claw" linear ulcerations parallel to the long axis of the colon, areas of normal mucosa, and thickening and edema of the bowel wall.
The police statement followed a guidance by the UAE Foreign Ministry to Emiratis to skip areas like Oxford Street and Piccadilly, which were listed as 'dangerous'.