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Synonyms for bone

to study or work hard, especially when pressed for time


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Synonyms for bone

rigid connective tissue that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates

the porous calcified substance from which bones are made

a shade of white the color of bleached bones

study intensively, as before an exam

consisting of or made up of bone

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A floating bone sequestrum was seen on the floor of the outer part of the external auditory canal and was undermined partly by skin.
Ramsden et al classified osteoradionecrosis of the temporal bone as either local or diffuse.[1] The local type is characterized by the presence of a bone sequestrum that is confined to the external auditory canal.
The persistence of infection might be explained by a questionable initial antimicrobial drug regimen but also by spore formation and/or poor diffusion of antimicrobial drugs, as suggested by the presence of necrotic tissues such as the bone sequestrum. However, surgical revision, notably the ablation of this defect, should have facilitated the recovery and decreased bacterial concentration.