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Pus

A yellowish substance produced during bacterial inflammation. It contains necrotic cells and cells fighting the infection.
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Extrapulmonary tuberculosis (EPTB) accounts for more than 20% of tuberculosis (TB) cases. Xpert MTB/RIF (Xpert) (Cepheid… Expand
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Review
2011
Review
2011
Bone infection in adults is a potentially devastating complication following trauma or surgery. The clinician should diagnose… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
AIM To determine the pH of pus collected from periapical abscesses. METHODOLOGY Forty patients (Male = 17/Female = 23) between… Expand
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Uterine function is often compromised in cattle by bacterial contamination of the uterine lumen after parturition, and pathogenic… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND Omphalitis contributes to neonatal morbidity and mortality in developing countries. Umbilical cord cleansing with… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Uterine health is often compromised in cattle because postpartum contamination of the uterine lumen by bacteria is ubiquitous… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Abstract Objective To assess the level of agreement between common definitions of wound infection that might be used as… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
STUDY OBJECTIVE To investigate the effects of streptokinase and deoxyribonuclease (DNase) on the viscosity of pus to assess… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Little is known about how many bacteria are present at an infectious focus at the onset of antibiotic therapy. The number of cfu… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
(MRSA) with reduced suscept-ibility to vancomycin (MIC 8 mg/L). The strain was isolated from a surgical wound infection which was… Expand
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