Sentence Examples


  • The surgeon should then wait until the "line of demarcation," linear ulceration, between the living and the dead part is evident,, and then, if the case permits, should amputate at a higher level..
  • In spreading gangrene, in which acute sepsis is present, and in which no line of demarcation forms, the best chance for the patient is promptly to amputate high up in sound tissues.
  • As a result of my body attacking itself seven fingers were partially amputated in 2000.
  • He broke his ankle very badly, and it was thought he would have to have his foot amputated.
  • He fell inside the machine and triggered a sensor which automatically started the machinery, which then amputated his legs.

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