Empyesis
Empyesis Em`py*e"sis, n. [NL., fr. Gr. ? suppuration.] (Med.) An eruption of pustules. [1913 Webster]

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  • empyesis — / ēˈsis/ noun An eruption on the skin containing pus • • • Main Entry: ↑empyema …   Useful english dictionary

  • empyesis — A pustular eruption. [G. suppuration] * * * em·py·e·sis (em″pi eґsis) [Gr. empyēsis suppuration] 1. a pustular eruption. 2. any disease characterized by phlegmonous vesicles becoming filled with purulent fluid …   Medical dictionary

  • ostempyesis — Suppuration in bone. [osteo + G. empyesis, suppuration] * * * os·tem·py·e·sis (os″təm pi eґsis) [osteo + empyesis] suppuration within a bone …   Medical dictionary

  • arthrempyesis — ar·threm·py·e·sis (ahr″threm pi eґsis) [arthr + empyesis] arthropyosis …   Medical dictionary

  • arthroempyesis — ar·thro·em·py·e·sis (ahr″thro em″pi eґsis) [arthro + empyesis] arthropyosis …   Medical dictionary

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