Share this entry

inflammation
American English: /ˌɪnfləˈmeɪʃ(ə)n/
British English: /ɪnfləˈmeɪʃ(ə)n/

Translation of inflammation in Spanish:

noun

uncountable and countable
  • Example sentences
    • Local corticosteroids are used to reduce inflammation in patients with chronic tendinopathies.
    • Complications include diarrhoea, pneumonia, ear infection and inflammation of the brain.
    • Hepatitis A is an infection that leads to inflammation of the liver and is caused by the hepatitis A virus.

Definition of inflammation in:

Share this entry

 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

QUIZ


    Next Score: