mucopurulent


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mucopurulent

[¦myü·kō′pyu̇r·ə·lənt]
(medicine)
Containing mucus and pus.
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46,48) Occurring within the first 30 days of life, signs are often bilateral and include eyelid swelling, profuse mucopurulent discharge, conjunctival injection and oedema, corneal epitheliopathy, and can result in corneal ulceration or even perforation (particularly in gonorrhoeal infection), if not treated promptly.
The use and limitations of endocervical Gram stains and mucopurulent cervicitis as predictors for Chlamydia trachomatis in female adolescents.
This pattern was consistent in a multivariate analysis that adjusted for other known causes of mucopurulent cervicitis and cloudy discharge, including gonorrhea and chlamydia infections and the use of oral contraceptives.
On examination, many patients with mild PID do not have a fever nor do they show evidence of mucopurulent cervicitis.
A similar 5X4-mm gelatinous, white, mucopurulent plug was found at the level of the syrinx, occluding both primary bronchi.
She reported anosmia and mucopurulent nasal discharge with postnasal drip.
Initially, the disease is manifested by lacrimation, hyperemia in the conjunctiva and mucopurulent discharge.
Earlier work showed that pretreatment of primary human bronchial epithelial cultures with azithromycin prevented up-regulation of inflammatory and defense response genes generated by exposure to supernatant from mucopurulent material (SMM) from CF airways.
Physical examination may reveal mucopurulent discharge, "strawberry cervix" (colpitis macularis), cervical erythema, or cervical friability.
Animals with opaque mucus or mucus containing flecks of pus and purulent or mucopurulent material were grouped as A-CMD (84 cows and 32 heifers) group.
Withhold antibiotics until at least 10 days of cough and nasal mucopurulent drainage without improvement.
Symptoms may include daily productive cough, mucopurulent secretions, some intermittent hemoptysis, and in some cased, shortness of breath or dyspnea.