Glossary of Medical Terms

Our online medical glossary of medical terms and definitions includes definitions for terms related to treatment, and general medicine


1. The wearing away of a stuff or structure (such as the skin or the teeth) through some unusual or emergency mechanical process. 2. A superficial injury to the skin or another body tissue caused by rubbing or scraping resulting in an area of body surface denuded of skin or mucous membrane.
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