Definition of Sequestra
1. sequestrum [n] - See also: sequestrum
Medical Definition of Sequestra
1. Plural of sequestrum. (05 Mar 2000)
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sequestra
Literary usage of Sequestra
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Medical and Surgical Reporter (1893)
"Frequency of sequestra in Tuberculosis of Large Joints; Treatment of Joint- Tuberculosis. ... Tubercular foci in bones, when no sequestra are present, ..."
2. Archives of Otology (1894)
"REMOVAL OF sequestra AND A TOOTH FROM THE FLOOR OF THE NOSE. BY HERMAN KNAPP. Edward Taylor, a healthy-looking-boy of seven years of age, of New York City, ..."
3. Men and Women of the Time: A Dictionary of Contemporaries by George Washington Moon (1891)
"... near Falmouth. phn Jago, who died at Truthan, in the ish of St. Erme, Cornwall, on Oct. 0, 2, was a Commissioner of sequestra- i under ..."
4. Commentaries on the Surgery of the War in Portugal, Spain, France, and the by George James Guthrie (1855)
"... with extensive splintering of the bone; consequences of the splintering ; necrosis of the bone, and formation of sequestra; case of Lieut. ..."
5. Surgery, Gynecology & Obstetrics by The American College of Surgeons, Franklin H. Martin Memorial Foundation (1920)
"Thus medullary sequestra may be loosened after 2 weeks while the cortical sequestra generally take from 4 to 8 weeks in separating. ..."