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of, from, or characteristic of another place or part of the world

not part of the essential nature of a thing

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of concern to or concerning the affairs of other nations (other than your own)

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relating to or originating in or characteristic of another place or part of the world

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not contained in or deriving from the essential nature of something

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not belonging to that in which it is contained

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The pathology report revealed endometriosis, fascial scarring and foreign body reaction to synthetic mesh (Fig.
The product is engineered to minimize foreign body reaction and maximize long-term patient comfort and quality of life with performance that lasts.
Atrium's discovery of combining inert thin wall polypropylene mesh with an Omega 3 biological coating in pre-clinical studies has demonstrated minimization of peritoneal tissue attachment as well as a significant reduction in both foreign body reaction and inflammation, resulting in a well healed, reinforced soft tissue repair.
Laser-based systems have the potential advantage of minimal foreign body reaction.
Potential adverse reactions are those typically associated with surgically implanted materials, which include (transient) inflammatory foreign body reaction, seroma formation, infection potentiation, adhesion formation, fistula formulation and extrusion.
Atrium's discovery of combining an inert thin wall polypropylene mesh with an Omega 3 biological coating in pre-clinical studies has demonstrated a minimization of peritoneal tissue attachment as well as a significant reduction in both foreign body reaction and inflammation, resulting in a well-healed, reinforced repair.
However, drugs released from DES often interfere with the body's natural healing and foreign body reaction mechanisms.
The surgeon asks the patient to cough, and then evaluates whether the tape is providing adequate support and makes any necessary adjustments before leaving the operating room The right mesh implant * Limited foreign body reaction * Resistant to infection * Rapid fibrinous fixation * Excellent tissue ingrowth * Elastic
James Anderson, MD, PhD, Case Western Reserve University, "Histological evaluation of poly(DTE carbonate) stents at 28 days in porcine arteries revealed a normal healing response with a normal foreign body reaction at the tissue/material interface and no acute and/or chronic inflammation.