What is another word for Ulcered?

246 synonyms found


[ ˈʌlsəd], [ ˈʌlsəd], [ ˈʌ_l_s_ə_d]

Ulcered is a term used to describe a wound or sore with an open, weeping surface. There are many synonyms for ulcered, including ulcerous, festering, suppurating, and cankerous. These words all describe a similar condition of the skin or tissue, indicating a damaged or diseased area that has not yet healed. Other synonyms for ulcered might include infected, inflamed, or irritated. Ultimately, the choice of synonym will depend on the context in which the term is being used and the specific connotations or implications that the writer wishes to convey about the condition being described.

Synonyms for Ulcered:

How to use "Ulcered" in context?

Ulcer is a common name for a medical condition in which a damaged or infected surface in the body sheds liquid and debris. A medical dictionary defines an ulcer as an erosion of the skin and mucous membrane, caused by infection or by the action of toxins.

Ulcers can develop anywhere on the body, but the most common places are on the stomach, genitals, feet and hands. Ulcers are often painful and may lead to infection. Treatment may include antibiotics, surgery and ulcer healing cream.

Word of the Day

pull one's weight
work, pull one's weight.