other words for serous
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In the early stage of pleurisy the serous membrane is dry, and as the disease advances the membrane becomes unnaturally moist.
In a few cases of serous meningitis this has proved successful in that it has relieved intracranial pressure.
The hygromata in front of the knee in cattle, so-called tumor of the knee, and serous cysts belong to this variety.
In three of my cases I noticed also the frequent occurrence of a thin, serous, yellow discharge.
The serous and muscular layers of the intestine at this point were greatly thickened.
The peritoneum is not affected as frequently as other serous membranes in this disease.
This fluid is deposited in a containing sac, the lining (serous) membrane of which forms the secreting organ.
The mucous membrane of the intestines is mostly inflamed, but the serous covering, as a general rule, is in no degree involved.
Extensive adhesions and abundant accumulations of serous, sero-purulent, or purulent fluid in the abdominal cavity result.
To this membrane Turner has given the appropriate name of subzonal membrane: by Von Baer it was called the serous envelope.