TITLE

Meleney's ulcer

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1330
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "Meleney's ulcer" is presented. The term refers to an infection of an operative site that typically appears one to two weeks after surgery, and festers as a result of the combined action of multiple different microorganisms. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided in the reference entry.
ACCESSION #
21235414

 

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