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loculation

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noun loc·u·la·tion \ˌläk-yə-ˈlā-shən\

Medical Definition of loculation

  1. 1:  the condition of being or the process of becoming loculated <a gradual loculation of bony tissue>

  2. 2:  a group of loculi usually isolated from surrounding structures (as by a fibrous tissue septum) <the development of loculations in empyema>




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