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Above all, the doctor—the doctor and the purulent trash and garbage of his pharmacopoeia!
THE POCKET R.L.S.ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
These sacs contain purulent matter, of all shades and odours, and identical with that which the animal coughed up.
A TREATISE ON SHEEP:AMBROSE BLACKLOCK
Abscess, ab′ses, n. a collection of purulent matter within some tissue of the body.
Towards the end of the year 1783, became affected with slight cough and expectoration of purulent matter.
The existence of a purulent discharge is no excuse for lack of cleanliness.
Purulent lepto-meningitis is usually accompanied by encephalitis.
At the post-mortem examination the kidney was merely a thin-walled sac with purulent contents.
Care should be taken also to see that there is no purulent discharge from the nose or any septic sores about the face.
By the third day the contents of the vesicle has become thicker and tends to become purulent.
The surface is cribriform, and a purulent secretion may be pressed out from follicular openings.
ESSENTIALS OF DISEASES OF THE SKINHENRY WEIGHTMAN STELWAGON

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