succedaneum


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suc·ce·da·ne·um

(sŭk'sē-dā'nē-ŭm),
A substitute; a drug or any therapeutic agent that has the properties of and can be used in place of another.
[L. succedaneus, following after, substituting, fr. suc-cedo, to follow, to take the place of, fr. sub, under, + cedo, to go]

succedaneum

(suk?se-da'ne-um) [L. succedaneus, following, substituting]
1. Something that may be used as a substitute.

suc·ce·da·ne·um

(sŭksĕ-dānē-ŭm)
A substitute; a drug or any therapeutic agent that has the properties of and can be used in place of another.
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Now that there is a separate subgaleal hemorrhage code, physicians can use 767.1 just for caput succedaneum, cephalhematoma, and chignon.
Although all infants exposed to vacuum assisted delivery devices will have a caput succedaneum, care providers need to be aware that two major life-threatening complications following use of vacuum assisted devices have been reported:
Under such conditions, Eliot seems to suggest (echoing Wordsworth, perhaps, in The Prelude), science serves not as the means for a richer and fuller life, but as a "succedaneum" (The Prelude 2.
Therefore I am forc't [to] use the onely succedaneum [alternative], my owne reiterated self, expecting thence half a freind, such as it is".
Babies with craniofacial abnormalities (Such as cleft palate, cleft lip, micrognathia, caput succedaneum, cephalhematoma, hydrocephalous, etc.) were excluded.
You confirm that the patient is fully dilated, with the presenting part at +1 station; significant caput succedaneum; and molding of the fetal head.
Suction is left on until delivery of the infant and traction started only after full suction has been reached.[29] This allows for the development of a caput succedaneum (chignon) to which the tractional force is applied.
Cup marks, bruising, and minor lacerations of the scalp and caput succedaneum are common fetal injuries, although the majority resolve without apparent sequelae.
Clarke) Ridley Toxicodendron succedaneum (L.) Kuntze 9 Hippocastanaceae Handeliodendron bodinieri 15 (H.