TITLE

sequestration

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1977
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "sequestration" is presented. It refers to the formation of sequestrum. It also refers to the process of isolating a patient for treatment or quarantine.
ACCESSION #
21245373

 

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