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Origin of furuncle
OTHER WORDS FROM furunclefu·run·cu·lar [fyoo-ruhng-kyuh-ler], /fyʊˈrʌŋ kyə lər/, fu·run·cu·lous, adjective
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Example sentences from the Web for furuncle
After incision, the contents of the furuncle are rapidly scooped out with the curette (Fig. 178, A).
Another method is to transfix the furuncle by passing the knife through its base and making it cut outwards through the skin.
It is then quickly withdrawn, at the same time incising the furuncle freely down to its base.