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A popular adjective for an aggressive disease or lesion
Infectious disease An ugly infection responds poorly to aggressive antibiotic therapy, which most commonly occurs in immunocompromised patients or those with terminal cancer
Oncology An ugly malignancy is characterised by fulminant clinical course, rapid deterioration, multiorgan failure, infection, and poor response to therapy
Pathology Ugly usually refers to a malignant lesion with bizarre, poorly differentiated cells characterised by marked nuclear atypia, pleomorphism, florid mitotic activity, and necrosis—e.g., giant cell tumour of the lung

ugly

A popular adjective for an aggressive disease or lesion Infectious disease An 'ugly' infection responds poorly to aggressive antibiotic therapy, which most commonly occurs in immunocompromised Pts or those with terminal CA Oncology An 'ugly' malignancy is characterized by fulminant deterioration, multiorgan failure, infection, poor response to therapy Surgical pathology 'Ugly' usually refers to a malignant lesion with bizarre, poorly differentiated cells characterized by marked nuclear atypia, pleomorphism and florid mitotic activity–eg, giant cell tumor of the lung. See Anaplasia.
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For her ugly kitchen submissions, Rebecca won a cash prize of $250 and $1000 towards an HDR Remodeling kitchen remodel so she can kiss her ugly kitchen good-bye and indulge in her love for cooking in a newly remodeled and custom kitchen designed and built for her needs.
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The "Commies," were winning.That's because, the story went, "The Ugly American" disdained local languages, customs and even regional military tactics.
Miller spends a great number of these few pages explaining her thesis: the introduction and first chapter ("What is Ugliness?") define and reiterate her main idea and its "foundational claims": 1) ugliness draws attention to itself; 2) ugliness is a result of "change over time" and "its relational, historical, geographical, and racial context"; 3) ugliness refers to both appearance and behavior; and 4) the "ugly plot" usually leads to a fate outside of marriage and motherhood.