abscessed abscessed

Definition(s):

  • (adj) infected and filled with pus

Usage(s):

  1. The five abscessed teeth were pulled.
  2. For 20 years Turkish Foreign Minister Numan Menemencioglu has intermittently suffered from an abscessed lung.
  3. But three other able diagnosticians and three able surgeons, all six professors in their specialties, decided that their doctor-patient suffered with an abscessed liver.

News

  • Bad tooth, dental visit, addict

    Somehow, Scott Clement survived. On Labor Day weekend in 1997, the 35-year-old insurance agent throbbed with pain from an abscessed tooth and called a dentist for medicine.
    on July 28, 2013     Source: The Clarion-Ledger

Quotes

  • Mr. Heppner told The Sun that after consulting his doctor in Toronto, he had decided to go home, and at North York General Hospital, "the doctors discovered that I had a blood-borne infection that had abscessed in the pelvic region. I was...
    on Mar 24, 2008 By: Ben Heppner Source: New York Times

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