(also Raynaud's syndrome)
- A disease characterized by spasm of the arteries in the extremities, especially the fingers ( Raynaud’s phenomenon). It is typically brought on by constant cold or vibration, and leads to pallor, pain, numbness, and in severe cases, gangrene.Más ejemplos en oraciones
- My friend's French cousin had developed a complication of SLE, Raynaud's phenomenon where there is poor finger blood flow.
- Ginkgo has been used experimentally to treat diabetics and Raynaud's disease.
- It is associated with pulmonary fibrosis and Raynaud's phenomenon.
late 19th century: named after Maurice Raynaud (1834–81), French physician.
Más definiciones de Raynaud's diseaseDefinición de Raynaud's disease en:
- el diccionario Inglés de EE.UU.