Definition of Decubiti
1. decubitus [n] - See also: decubitus
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Literary usage of Decubiti
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Handbook of Severe Disability: A Text for Rehabilitation Counselors, Other edited by Walter C. Stolov, Michael R. Clowers (2000)
"Large decubiti, like large burns and other skin deficits, may require plastic surgery and ... 32) Small decubiti, like any other small skin ulcer or wound, ..."
2. The Principles and Practice of Medicine: Designed for the Use of by William Osler, Thomas McCrae (1912)
"The rapid formation of bed-sores, particularly the malignant decubiti« of Charcot, is a fatal indication. The occurrence of albumin and sugar, if abundant, ..."