Sentence Examples

  • This erosion is usually treated conservatively with lubricating drops and hypertonic saline ointment for a month or more, although some patient need a debridement of the cornea or laser treatment.
  • Surgery may be necessary to clean an infected wound (debridement) and remove the source of the bacteria producing the toxin.
  • Necrotic areas (areas of dead tissue) may need debridement (removal of dead and damaged tissue) and skin grafts.
  • Infected or dead tissue or foreign materials are also removed (debridement) to reduce risk of infection.
  • Surgical removal of dead tissue (debridement) also takes place.

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