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Definition of the noun laceration
What does laceration mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: lacerations
- a torn ragged wound
- the act of lacerating
Alternative definition of the noun laceration
- An irregular open wound caused by a blunt impact to soft tissue.
Definition of the noun laceration for high school students
- a cut, tear
- example: Because he fell off his bike into a rosebush, the paperboy's skin was covered with lacerations.
The noun laceration is considered to be a word that all college-aspiring students should know and understand, so it frequently appears on the SAT, ACT and other college admissions tests.
Specialised definition of the noun laceration
Glossary of sports
a deep and jagged cut in the flesh (2006. Dictionary of Sport and Exercise Science. A&C Black Publishers Ltd)
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A Reference handbook of the medical sciences embracing the entire range of scientific and practical medicine and allied science (1904)
A partial laceration is a tear of the mucous membrane and muscular substance which does not extend to the vaginal surface except at the external os. A complete...
Bilateral laceration is the most common form, where the cervix is divided to a ...
Part II of IV by Peterson's
A laceration is a cut that may have jagged edges or a fine, smooth edge. A laceration is a common injury that the EMT-Basic may encounter. Treatment of the patient with an isolated laceration would include direct pressure and elevation of the ...
First Responder Handbook (2003)
Fire Service Edition by Andrea A. Walter, Marty L. Rutledge, Christopher N. Edgar
Figure 12-10 A laceration is a rip or tear in the skin. Figure 12-12 An occlusive dressing on a chest wound is ...
Color Atlas of the Autopsy (2003)
by Scott A. Wagner
For example, a laceration is the tearing or splitting of tissue ...
by Edward C. Klatt, Vinay Kumar
A laceration is an irregular tear in ...
by Peggy C. Leonard
A laceration is a torn, jagged wound, whereas an incision is a smooth-edged wound produced by a sharp instrument. Surgical incisions generally heal faster than other wounds because they are performed under a+sept+ic conditions, and ...
by Robert Baran, David A. R. de Berker, Mark Holzberg, Luc Thomas
A simple laceration is the most common injury (36%), followed by the stellate laceration (27%), crush (22%) and avulsion (15%) in decreasing frequency. Fifty percent of injuries of the nail bed also have a fracture of the distal phalanx and/or ...
Equine Reproduction (2011)
by Angus O. McKinnon, Edward L. Squires, Wendy E. Vaala, Dickson D. Varner
Cervical laceration is a well-recognized cause of infertility in the mare and usually occurs at parturition. The cervix functions as the final and most craniad barrier to ascending infection, and separates the uterus from the vagina.
Essential Surgery E-Book (2013)
Problems, Diagnosis and Management: With STUDENT CONSULT Online Access by Clive R. G. Quick, Joanna B Reed, Simon J.F. Harper, Kourosh Saeb-Parsy, Philip J. Deakin
Laceration is the most common. Completely severed arteries contract, limiting haemorrhage, but partially transsected arteries continue bleeding. Veins are unlikely to retract. Blunt trauma causes crushing, stretching or shearing injures to ...
by Kalyanam Shivkumar, Noel Boyle
Care must be taken to use a stiff introducer wire, to upsize the dilators gradually, and to avoid forcing the introducer into the pericardium, because right ventricular or coronary arterial laceration is a possible complication of insertion of a large, ...
The London Lancet (1844)
A Journal of British and Foreign Medicine, Physiology, Surgery, Chemistry, Criticism, Literature and News
of midwifery practice has taught him that extensive laceration is a very rare accident when proper attention is paid to parturtion.
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TreaTing a laCeraTion A laceration is a cut in the ...
by David M. Gaba, Kevin J. Fish, Steven K. Howard, Amanda Burden
DEFINITION A cardiac laceration is an inadvertent incision into the right atrium, right ventricle, great vessels, or vein graft(s) during sternotomy or resulting from other traumatic injury ETIOLOGY Adhesion of scar tissue and/or myocardial tissue ...
by Andy Adam, Adrian K. Dixon, Jonathan H Gillard, Cornelia Schaefer-Prokop, Ronald G. Grainger, David J. Allison
Pulmonary laceration is a more severe injury, which results from compression, shearing or penetration. The lung tissue undergoes elastic recoil, creating a space, which can fill with air, creating a pneumatocele or with blood, creating a ...
The Lancet (1844)
have occurred at the above hospital, apparently in a short lapse of time, and states that many years' experience of midwifery practice has taught him that extensive laceration is a very rare accident when proper attention is paid to parturition.
Clinical and Biomechanical by Narayan Yoganandan
A scalp laceration is the result of a mechanical action (cutting or tearing) that separates formerly contiguous pieces of scalp. A skull fracture will occur when the skull bone bends more than it is capable of doing without breaking. A brain ...
Forensic Nursing Science (2010)
by Virginia A. Lynch, Janet Barber Duval
Laceration is a term that is widely misunderstood and misused. Lacerations result from blunt injuries and may be contaminated with foreign material or contain trace evidence. Lacerations of soft tissue, brought about by contact with angular ...
Genitourinary Imaging (2015)
The Requisites by Ronald J. Zagoria, Raymond B. Dyer, Christopher Brady
Renal laceration refers to a rent in the renal parenchyma, which often leads to formation of a perirenal hematoma. On imaging studies, the hallmark of renal laceration is a defect in the renal parenchyma. Deeper lacerations may extend into the ...
by Gloria Leifer
A laceration is an uncontrolled tear of the tissues that results in a jagged wound. Lacerations of the perineum and episiotomy incisions are treated similarly. Perineal lacerations and often episiotomies are described by the amount of tissue ...
Representational attributes Representation class: Code Data type: Number Format: N Maximum character length: 1 Permissible values: Value Meaning 1 Intact 2 1st degree laceration/vaginal graze 3 2nd degree laceration 4 3rd degree ...
by UN Panda
Laceration Tearing of tissues with ragged irregular margins and surrounding contusion. first degree obstetric Laceration of perineum involving the fourchette, ...
Having suffered a laceration. Laceration. An untidy wound produced by tearing of the tissues, as opposed to a neatly incised or puncture wound. Lacombe. Pig. A lopeared pig from Alberta, Canada. It is a white mediumsized pig ...
Traumatic Hemorrhage Traumatic haemorrhage is the term applied to haemorrhage due to laceration of any part of the genital tract, the result of direct or indirect violence. Bleeding due to rupture of the uterus is not, however, included under ...
by Equine Research
A laceration above the eye. The torn . 16–58. A laceration above the eye.
Comprising General Pathology, the Nature and Treatment of Diseases ... with Numerous Prescriptions ... a Classification of Diseases ... a Copious Bibliography, with References; and an Appendix of Approved Formulae ... by James Copland
Rap1ch and partial laceration oflhc stomach may follow sooner or later ...
A Systematic Treatise on the Theory and Practice of Surgery by John Ashhurst
SANGER'S OPERATION APPLIED 'ro DEEP PERINEAL LACERATION. With the patient lying in the exaggerated lithotomy posture, and prepared for operation as already mentioned, a hand is placed upon each gluteal prominence to retract ...
by Jeffrey Wayne Vincoli
laceration A wound caused by the tearing of body tissues, as distinguished from a cut or incision. External lacerations may be small or large and may be caused in many ...
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Scrabble value of L1A1C3E1R1A1T1I1O1N1
The value of this 10-letter word is 12 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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