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vasculitis

División en sílabas: vas·cu·li·tis
Pronunciación: /ˌvaskyəˈlītis
 
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Definición de vasculitis en inglés:

sustantivo (plural vasculitides /-ˈlitiˌdēz/)

Medicine
Inflammation of a blood vessel or blood vessels.
Example sentences
  • Leigh died from a condition called vasculitis, an inflammation of the blood vessels.
  • Amphetamines and MDA also will produce vasculitis when used chronically.
  • Other side effects include hepatitis, vasculitis, and thrombocytopenia.

Derivados

vasculitic

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adjetivo
Example sentences
  • As in this case, asthma may appear to be relatively quiescent as the full-blown vasculitic disorder becomes clinically manifest.
  • Immediate therapy can be dramatic in effect and prevent further vasculitic complications, permanent blindness, or death.
  • This genetic disorder predisposes to chronic obstructive airway disease, chronic liver disease, and rarely to skin and vasculitic disorders.

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