Medical Definition of Epithelization
1. Formation of epithelium over a denuded surface. Synonym: epithelization. (05 Mar 2000)
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Literary usage of Epithelization
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Journal of Experimental Medicine by Rockefeller University, Rockefeller Institute, Rockefeller Institute for Medical Research (1919)
"What must therefore be understood by "the factor represents the epithelization," is that in the considered equation owing to the introduction of this factor ..."
2. Surgery, Gynecology & Obstetrics by The American College of Surgeons, Franklin H. Martin Memorial Foundation (1922)
"Our simplest case required but four doses for complete epithelization of an area the size of a silver quarter: this patient then neglected treatment and had ..."
3. The Treatment of Syphilis with Salvarsan by Wilhelm Wechselmann (1911)
"The fact that epithelization is stimulated by the remedy, ... epithelization promptly took place after 0.45 gm. salvarsan had been administered. ..."
4. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1919)
"We regarded as primary takes only those that attached themselves to the surface by epithelization. Primary failures were those that did not attach ..."
5. Principles and practice of obstetrics by Joseph Bolivar De Lee (1918)
"By the sixth day, in normal cases, epithelization is usually complete, except at the placental site. Here the thrombi in the open v caul require more time ..."
6. Progressive Medicine by Hobart Amory Hare (1917)
"The bacteriological examination methods are demonstrated and the methods of charting taught. Estimation of epithelization after the method of De ..."
7. Surgery and diseases of the mouth and jaws: A Practical Treatise on the by Vilray Papin Blair (1917)
"The application daily of a 2 per cent solution of chromic acid or silver nitrate may stimulate epithelization. A very painful chronic ulcer could be incised ..."
8. Therapeutic Gazette (1917)
"These grafts take readily, and hasten the epithelization. The final result is excellent. The result desired in whole-thickness grafting is elasticity, ..."