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bedsore

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Illness & disability
bedsorebed‧sore /ˈbedsɔː $ -sɔːr/ noun [countable]  MIa sore place on your skin caused by lying in bed for a long time
Examples from the Corpus
bedsoreIf a patient has a bedsore and is incontinent the frequent changing of sheets and incontinence pads might be regarded as nursing.The collapse of her immune system means even her bedsores are infected.She was so thin now that the bedsores felt as if they were welded to bone.
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