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Synonyms for margin

Synonyms for margin

a fairly narrow line or space forming a boundary

suitable opportunity to accept or allow something

to put or form a border on

Synonyms for margin

the boundary line or the area immediately inside the boundary

the amount of collateral a customer deposits with a broker when borrowing from the broker to buy securities

(finance) the net sales minus the cost of goods and services sold

the blank space that surrounds the text on a page

a permissible difference

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However, treatment recommendations are not uniform, and the significance of PLCIS at a margin of resection is unknown, raising questions as to whether reexcision to obtain negative margins ([greater than or equal to] 2 mm) is appropriate or whether there is a role for radiotherapy.
Barnes and Kanbour thus advocated that neck dissection not be done electively, but only when there is strong clinical or histologic evidence of metastasis or in order to achieve an adequate margin of resection.
However, the involved margin of resection does expose the patient to the exponential risk of local recurrence and subsequently to poor prognosis.
The deep margin of resection is free, but dysplasia extends to a lateral margin.
There was little bleeding, and we were able to ensure an adequate margin of resection.