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indurate

adjective become fixed, become harddned, calcify, callous, chilled, cold, concrete, conditioned, hard, harden, hardened, ossified, petrified, rigid, toughen, unyielding, vitreous, vitrify
See also: callous, cold-blooded, impervious, insusceptible, obdurate, remorseless, rigid, tempered
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TST induration size (mean 6.37 mm) the TST results showed that 36.8% (76/206) were infected with TB using a TST induration .10 mm as a cutoff point.
From the microstructure of the induration of expandable material with high water content and coal mass, we observed the structural composition and fracture filling of the induration of expandable material with high water content and coal mass and obtained the permeability of expandable slurry with high water content in fractures in coal and rock masses around the gas drainage borehole, as well as the binding between the expandable slurry with high water content and coal and rock masses.
Scleredema is a sclerotic skin disease and is characterized by woody induration of the skin.
To avoid false negative results among patients, the recommended cut-off of induration size is 5 mm.
Initial ultrasound of his right pectoral muscle showed an area of skin induration with tiny anechoic areas compatible with cellulitis.
Clinical findings include fever, pain and swelling, erythema or dark discoloration, discharge from the wound, induration, and crepitus of the affected area [2].
(5) Perineal nodular induration (PNI) also known as biker's nodule, cyclist's nodule, ischiatic hygroma, third testicle, or an accessory testicle is a benign pseudotumour that presents most commonly in avid male cyclists with repetitive perineal microtrauma.
There are previous cases reported that insulin allergy was an important cause that resulted in induration, swelling and redness at injection site.
The patient returned to the clinic during the next several months with improvement in her symptoms and reduction in the size and induration of the lesions.
An induration of >10mm was defined as positive regardless of BCG vaccination status only for the purpose of checking the compatibility of the two tests.
The size and induration of lesions was measured by ruler and palpation respectively.