suppurative


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Related to suppurative: suppurative necrosis, suppurative inflammation

sup·pu·ra·tive

(sŭp'yŭ-ră-tiv),
Forming pus.

suppurative

[sup′yərā′tiv]
Etymology: L, suppurare, to form pus
pus-forming.

sup·pu·ra·tive

(sŭp'yŭr-ă-tiv)
Forming pus.

suppurative

pertaining to or emanating from suppuration; pus in e.g. suppurative arthritis, bronchopneumonia.
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1) Between 1970 and 1997, numerous articles appeared in the Russian literature, and in 1999, another was published in this country, exploring the use of negative pressure for managing suppurative (pus exuding) wounds.
That includes sufferers of SSD -- which can result from head trauma, viral infection, or acoustic neuroma tumor surgery -- as well as people with conductive and mixed hearing loss from indications such as chronic suppurative otitis media, otitis externa, and ear canal atresia.