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

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Foreign body reaction is the basis for an inflammatory reaction with cell proliferation, which would otherwise facilitate incorporation of the implant into the tissue.
The pathology showed diffuse inflammation with multiple giant cells suggesting a foreign body reaction (Figs.
It may be associated with a foreign body reaction, which appears as a homogeneous mass surrounding the dense wooden foreign body with a density similar to the adjacent extraocular muscles.
Foreign body reaction is a rare complication after cochlear implantation.
16 In addition only one bovine pericardium-related foreign body reaction was reported in a child after chordee repair.
The cysts are formed when keratin is found within or below the skin and the keratin causes a foreign body reaction.
Intraperitoneal administration of a product with particulate matter may cause local inflammation with foreign body reaction or result in adhesion formation.
Macroporous lightweight mesh material has theoretical advantages based on the concept that macroporous mesh incorporates into surrounding tissue through fluid and cellular transport across the mesh material that is facilitated by the large pore size minimizing fibrosis and foreign body reaction.
There are 2 types of foreign body reaction in pathology: an exudates reaction leading to abscess formation or chronic internal or external fistula formation, and an aseptic fibrinous reaction resulting in adhesion, encapsulation, and eventual formation of granuloma of various size.
The mass was found histologically to be endometriosis and fascial scarring with a foreign body reaction to synthetic mesh.
In cases where endogenous lipid was the cause,[8,10,12] myospherules were found in abscesslike cavities, also associated with fibrous and foreign body reaction.
Don't let the glue seep into the opening of the laceration because it will cause a foreign body reaction and prevent the wound from healing," he advised.
In the abdomen the surgical sponge or any foreign body can be surrounded by omentum and intestines, which attempt to encapsulate it in order to localize any foreign body reaction, but in the process various grievous complications can take place.
Cholesterol granuloma (CG) is a foreign body reaction to the deposition and inadequate drainage of cholesterol crystals that are frequently found in association with chronic middle ear diseases but an uncommon entity in maxillary sinuses.