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nidus

[′nīd·əs]
(medicine)
A focus of infection.
(zoology)
A nest or breeding place.
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Super-selective catheterisation of the AVM nidus, typically from the arterial side, is performed, followed by an injection of embolic material into the nidus.
The nidus is located in the center of the thickening and is always surrounded by the reactive bone sclerosis.
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Bacteria in biofilms are difficult to treat with antibiotic chemotherapy because they are localised and act as a nidus for acute infection (4).
Erasmus Darwin, grandfather of Charles and a proponent of preformation, held "that the embryon is produced by the male, and the proper food and nidus by the female.
When using suture to tie off blood vessels, skeletonize the vessels so as to minimize the amount of tissue distal to the suture that will become hypoxic and serve as a nidus to adhesion development.
On the evaluation of the lung paranchima, an AVM with a nidus of 28x24 mm, an artery of 8 mm and a vein of 12 mm supplied by the right lung upper lobe posterior pulmonary artery branch and draining into the upper lobe posterior pulmonary vein branch was found.
Nidus Investment Partners announces Bunge and Monsanto will each invest $1.
Grossly, the tumor was gritty to hard, expansile but well-marginated, and had a central sclerotic nidus surrounded by trabecular bone and by a peripheral rind of sclerotic bone.
Pelvik osseoz yapilar degerlendirildiginde sag sakroiliak eklem superiorunda iliak kemik yerlesimli santralinde hipodens nidus iceren, hiperdens sklerotik lezyon gozlendi (Resim 2).