1. (Science: surgery) The driving of one fragment of bone into another so that the fragments are not movable upon... Read More
A viscous, slippery secretion of a gland that protects and lubricates surfaces
Mucus refers to... Read More
1. A clogging or obstruction of the mouth of the sweat Gland.
2. An impaction.
Origin: g. A... Read More
Oil retention enema
A rectal injection of mineral oil or vegetable Oil, introduced at low pressure and retained for 30... Read More
An enema of turpentine and olive oil in soapsuds. This is not in common use today and is a very harsh... Read More
The injection of a mixture of water and soap into the colon.
The soapsuds enema uses a mixture of a... Read More