n.1.(Med.) Inflammation of external parts of the body; erysipelatous inflammation.
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The pathological evaluation carried out at the pathology department revealed a high-grade tumour with lamina propria involvement (T1G3) and wide consensual phlogosis.
Tests of respiratory function showed a large number of obstructive syndromes; scanning electron microscopy highlighted qualitative and quantitative alterations of the alveolar macrophages; and transmission electron microscopy revealed the presence of electron-dense cytoplasmatic inclusions indicating intense and active phlogosis (external inflammation).
2002), an effect that could reduce the inflammatory oxidative stress and the phlogosis.