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MACROPHAGE
TYPE OF WHITE BLOOD CELL THAT ENGULFS
GRANULATION
FORMATION OF NEW TISSUE, COMPOSED LARGELY OF NEW GROWING CAPILLARIES, WHICH FORM TYPES OF WOUNDS LEFT OPEN
TOXIN
A POISENOUS SUBSTANCE
SURGICAL INCISION
CAUSED BY A PURPOSEFUL CUT THROUGH INTACT SKIN
DEBRIDEMENT
REMOVAL of foreign material; cutting away all dead and devitalized tissues leaving an open-clean wound, where anaerobic organisms cannot survive.
KELOID
DENSE, UNSIGHTLY CONNECTING TISSUE OR EXCESSIVE SCAR FORMATION THAT IS OFTEN REMOVED SURGICALLY
CONTAMINATED
OPEN FRESH, TRUMATIC WOUND OF LESS THAN 4 HOURS OLD; MAJOR BREAK IN ASEPTIC TECHNIQUE OCURRED
FIBRINOGEN
CONSTITUENT OF BLOOD THAT AIDS IN COAGULATION
ISCHEMIA
DECREASE OF BLOOD SUPPLY TO TISSUE
TRAUMATIC INJURY
CAUSED BY CHEMICAL, THERMAL, OR OTHER EXTRINSIC FACTORS
HEMOSTASIS
CONROL OF BLEEDING
DISRUPTION
WHEN THE ORDERLY CLOSURE OF A WOUND IS ALTERED, USUALLY SUTURE LINES BREAK DOWN, DECREASING SUPPORT OF ABDOMINAL WALL OVER PERITONEAL CONTENTS
ADHESION
UNION OF TWO SURFACES OR STRUCTURES THAT NORMALLY ARE SEPARATE
OPEN,SIMPLE
THE SKIN IS BROKEN BUT THE UNDERLYING TISSUE IS NOT INJURED
NECROSIS
DEATH OF TISSUE CELLS
CLOSED
THE SKIN IS INTACT, BUT THE UNDER LYING TISSUE IS INJURED
VACCINATION
INOCULATION WITH A VACCINE
SERO-SANGUINOUS
BLOOD TINGED OR COLORED SERIOUS DRAINAGE
OPEN, CLEAN
THE SKIN IS BROKEN AND THE OBJECTS AND/OR CONDITION SURROUNDONG THE TISSUE/INJURY WERE RELATIVELY CLEAN
HEMATOMA
TUMOR OF SWELLING WHICH CONTAINS BLOOD
CICATRIX
SCAR LEFT BY HEALED WOUND
TOXOID
A TOXIN TREATED AS TO DESTROY ITS TOXICITY, BUT STILL CAPABLE OF INDUCING FORMATION OF ANTIBODIES ON INJECTION
OPEN, COMPLICATED
THE SKIN AND UNDERLYING TISSUE ARE INJURED OR DISTROYED BY CRUSHING, BURNING, OR INPLANTATION OF A FOREIGN OBJECT
TRAUMA
INJURY TO BODY TISSUE PRODUCED BY VIOLENCE OR AN
COLLAGEN
WHITE PROTEIN CONTAINED IN CONNECTIVE TISSUE AND BONES
IMMUNE RESPONSE
THE REACTION OF THE BODY TO A FOREIGN SUBSTANCE OR SUBSTANCE INTERPRETED AS FOREIGN, USUALLY WITH THE PRODUCTION OF ANTIBODIES
ANTITOXIN
AN ANTIBODY CAPIBLE OF NEUTRALIZING A SPECIFIC TOXIN
VACCINE
SUSPENSION OF INFECTIOUS AGENTS GIVEN TO ESTABLISH RESISTANCE TO AN INFECTIOUS DISEASE
IMMUNIZATION
PROCESS OF RENDERING A PATIENT IMMUNE
ALLERGEN
ANT SUBSTANCE THAT BRINGS ON THE MANIFESTATIONS OF AN ALLERGY
CLEAN-CONTAMINATED
PRIMARY CLOSURE, WOUND DRAINED; MINOR BREAKS IN ASEPTIC TECHNIQUE OCCURED; NO INFLAMMATION PRESENT
ANTIGEN
A SUBSTANCE WHICH INDUCES THE FORMATION OF ANTIBODIES; MAY BE INTRODUCED INTO THE BODY OR FORMED WITHIN THE BODY
GRANULATION TISSUE
FIBROUS CONNECTIVE TISSUE CONTAING BLOOD VESSELS AND LYMPHATICS; NOT VISIBLE IN FIRST INTENTION HEALING
SERUM
WATERY FLUID TAKEN FROM THE BLOOD OF AN ANIMAL RENDERED IMMUNE AGAINST A PATHOGENIC ORGANISM WHICH IS INJECTED INTO A PATIENT TO PROTECT AGAINST THE DISEASE RESULTING FROM THE PATHOGENIC ORGANISM
IMMUNE
NOT SUSCEPTIBLE OR RESPONSIVE TO A DISEASE OR HAVING HIGH DEGREE OF RESISTANCE TO A DISEASE
DIRTY AND INFECTED
OLD TRAUMATIC WOUND OF OVER 4 HOURS OLD FROM A DIRTY SOURCE OR THE PRESENCE OF NECROTIC TISSUE FOREIGN BODY, OR FECAL MATERIAL
ATTENUATED
LESS VIRULENT; DILUTED; WEAKEND
ALLERGY
ABNORMAL HYPERSENSITIVITY BY AN INDIVIDUAL TO ONE OR MORE SUBSTANCES
CLEAN
ELECTIVE PROCEDURE; WOUND MADE UNDER IDEAL CONDITIONS; PRIMARY CLOSURE, NO DRAIN; NO BREAKS IN ASEPTIC TECHNIQUE
ENDOTOXINS
BACTERIAL TOXINS WHICH ARE LIBERATED ONLY WHEN THE BACTERIAL CELL IS DESTROYED