cicatrix


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Synonyms for cicatrix

a mark left (usually on the skin) by the healing of injured tissue

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Ultrasound examination of the cicatrix from the primary tumor's removal, the adjacent skin areas, looking for in -transit metastases
Daily News Egypt sat with Al Sheikh to talk CICATRIX, society's conventional definition of beauty and intellectually challenging the so-called normal.
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Slender moon a kind of scar or cicatrix On the twilight sky
Once in the cell, the RNA activates mechanisms which block the synthesis of the two proteins secreted by astrocytes and responsible for cicatrix formation.
Nine of these required no further treatment, and two had some mild persistence of the cicatrix that was amenable to a simple vertical relaxing incision of the constricting phimotic ring.