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See definition of furuncle on Dictionary.com
  • as inblister
  • as inboil
  • as inpimple

synonyms for furuncle

  • abscess
  • cyst
  • pimple
  • sore
  • ulcer
  • welt
  • blain
  • bleb
  • boil
  • bubble
  • bulla
  • burn
  • canker
  • carbuncle
  • pustule
  • sac
  • vesication
  • vesicle
  • wale
  • weal
  • wheal
  • acne
  • blemish
  • blister
  • lump
  • abscess
  • blackhead
  • boil
  • bump
  • carbuncle
  • caruncle
  • excrescence
  • hickey
  • inflammation
  • papule
  • pustule
  • spot
  • whitehead
  • zit
  • beauty spot
  • papula
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How to use furuncle in a sentence

From furuncle, abscess, and sebaceous, fatty and fibroid tumors.
ESSENTIALS OF DISEASES OF THE SKINHENRY WEIGHTMAN STELWAGON
Workmen in paraffin oils or other petroleum products often present a furuncle-like acne.
ESSENTIALS OF DISEASES OF THE SKINHENRY WEIGHTMAN STELWAGON
After incision, the contents of the furuncle are rapidly scooped out with the curette (Fig. 178, A).
A SYSTEM OF OPERATIVE SURGERY, VOLUME IV (OF 4)VARIOUS
It is then quickly withdrawn, at the same time incising the furuncle freely down to its base.
A SYSTEM OF OPERATIVE SURGERY, VOLUME IV (OF 4)VARIOUS
Another method is to transfix the furuncle by passing the knife through its base and making it cut outwards through the skin.
A SYSTEM OF OPERATIVE SURGERY, VOLUME IV (OF 4)VARIOUS
The immediate result was a large furuncle under the arm and the affliction for which I was consulted.
NEW, OLD, AND FORGOTTEN REMEDIES: PAPERS BY MANY WRITERSVARIOUS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO FURUNCLE

  • abscess
  • blain
  • bleb
  • boil
  • bubble
  • bulla
  • burn
  • canker
  • carbuncle
  • cyst
  • furuncle
  • pimple
  • pustule
  • sac
  • sore
  • ulcer
  • vesication
  • vesicle
  • wale
  • weal
  • welt
  • wheal
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.