Definition of Pyorrheas
1. pyorrhea [n] - See also: pyorrhea
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Literary usage of Pyorrheas
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Diagnostic Methods, Chemical, Bacteriological and Microscopical: A Text-book by Ralph Waldo Webster (1920)
"... that we must now "regard these parasites as either directly causative of a large class of gingival and alveolar pyorrheas or as important members of a ..."
2. Collected Papers by the Staff of Saint Mary's Hospital, Mayo Clinic by Saint Marys Hospital (Rochester, Minn.) (1919)
"carries bacteria; they are always in the mouth, often in the tonsil, and about the teeth in pyorrheas, alveolar abscesses, and buried crypts of tonsils. ..."
3. Buffalo Medical and Surgical Journal (1890)
"On exposed tissue surfaces and granulating wounds—pyorrheas. 4. In the shape of purulent infiltration of subcutaneous tissues, more or less deeply occurring ..."