dehiscence


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dehiscence

[də′his·əns]
(botany)
Spontaneous bursting open of a mature plant structure, such as fruit, anther, or sporangium, to discharge its contents.
(medicine)
A defect in the boundary of a bony canal or cavity.
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Comparison of the Rates of Abnormality in Wound Healing/Soft Tissue Dehiscence Visit Group Abnormality in Total Wound Healing/ Soft Tissue Dehiscence Absent 1st week Group I 9 9 100.
Incidence of dehiscence of the facial nerve in 416 cases of cholesteatoma.
Conclusion: Tension suture closure with single layer closure is superior to single layer en mass closure alone in terms of frequency of post-operative wound dehiscence.
Eye movements in patients with superior canal dehiscence syndrome align with the abnormal canal.
6-8) Several retrospective studies have found an equivalent or a decreased incidence of cuff dehiscence with barbed sutures, compared with other methods (e.
Additionally, the surgical design in this case did not incorporate the free gingival margin, thus reducing the risk of postsurgical recession or dehiscence formation.
It also seems to reduce the rate of complications that would occur later due to dehiscence of scar later extrusion of expander since the migration or recruitment of tissue during expansion causes the tissue to move toward expander.
sup][4],[5],[6],[7] Even though the possibility of overestimation and false detection exists, [sup][8],[9] HRCT plays an important role in the diagnosis of SSCD, as it shows local bone dehiscence on the top of the SSC near the arcuate eminence.
If dehiscence is a concern, pull the cuticulars and follow with either Dermabond or SteriStrips, he said, but strongly consider using running subcuticular sutures.
Although Weckerle and Rutishauser (2005) have described the structure of the gynoecium and the fruit ontogenesis of nine Paullinieae species including Urvillea ulmacea, detailed descriptions and illustrations concerning the separation system of mericarp and of dehiscence are lacking.