suppurating; characterized by suppuration.
a medicine or application that promotes suppuration.
any suppurative drug
- Suppurative arthritis
suppurative arthritis n. Acute inflammation of the synovial membranes accompanied by purulent effusion into a joint and caused by bacterial infection. Also called purulent synovitis, pyarthrosis.
- Suppurative gingivitis
suppurative gingivitis n. Gingivitis in which the gums exude pus.
- Suppurative hyalitis
suppurative hyalitis n. Purulent inflammation of the vitreous humor of the eye resulting from exudation from adjacent structures.
- Suppurative inflammation
suppurative inflammation n. See purulent inflammation.