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Related to catarrhal inflammation: mucocele, pseudomembranous inflammation, serous inflammation

ca·tarrh

 (kə-tär′)
n.
Copious discharge of mucus associated with inflammation of mucous membranes, especially of the nose and throat.

[Middle English catarre, from Old French catarrhe, from Late Latin catarrhus, from Greek katarrous, from katarrein, to flow down : kata-, cata- + rhein, to flow; see sreu- in Indo-European roots.]

ca·tarrh′al, ca·tarrh′ous adj.
ca·tarrh′al·ly adv.

catarrh

(kəˈtɑː)
n
1. (Medicine) inflammation of a mucous membrane with increased production of mucus, esp affecting the nose and throat in the common cold
2. (Medicine) the mucus so formed
[C16: via French from Late Latin catarrhus, from Greek katarrous, from katarrhein to flow down, from kata- down + rhein to flow]
caˈtarrhal, caˈtarrhous adj

ca•tarrh

(kəˈtɑr)

n.
inflammation of a mucous membrane, esp. of the respiratory tract, causing excessive secretions.
[1350–1400; Middle English < Late Latin catarrhus < Greek katárrous literally, down-flowing]
ca•tarrh′al, ca•tarrh′ous, adj.
ca•tarrh′al•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.catarrh - inflammation of the nose and throat with increased production of mucus
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
Translations
katar
katarslimhindebetændelse
nuha
hunjavica
hurut
slímhúîaròroti
カタル
카타르
kataras
katars
katar
katarr
โรคหวัดที่มีน้ำมูกไหลออกมา
chứng chảy, viêm chảy

catarrh

[kəˈtɑːʳ] Ncatarro m

catarrh

[kəˈtɑːr] ncatarrhe m

catarrh

nKatarr(h) m

catarrh

[kəˈtɑːʳ] ncatarro

catarrh

(kəˈtaː) noun
inflammation of the lining of the nose and throat causing a discharge of thick fluid.

catarrh

اِلْتِهَابُ القَنَاةِ التَنَفُّسِيَّة katar katar Katarrh συνάχι catarro, resfriado nuha catarrhe hunjavica catarro カタル 카타르 slijmvliesontsteking katarr katar catarro катар katarr โรคหวัดที่มีน้ำมูกไหลออกมา akıntı chứng chảy, viêm chảy 粘膜炎

ca·tarrh

n. catarro, resfriado, constipado.
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In light microscopy and histological cuts of the test groups defeated guts in all cases was the nature of deskvamative catarrhal inflammation.
Elderflower This is used to treat colds and influenza and, because of its healing action on catarrhal inflammation, is also good for hay fever and sinusitis.