coryza


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co·ry·za

 (kə-rī′zə)
n.
See cold.

[Late Latin coryza, from Greek koruza, catarrh; perhaps akin to Old English hrot, snot.]

coryza

(kəˈraɪzə)
n
(Pathology) acute inflammation of the mucous membrane of the nose, with discharge of mucus; a head cold
[C17: from Late Latin: catarrh, from Greek koruza]

co•ry•za

(kəˈraɪ zə)

n.
acute nasal congestion due to secretion of mucus; cold in the head.
[1625–35; < Late Latin < Greek kóryza catarrh]
co•ry′zal, adj.

coryza

A technical term for the common cold.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.coryza - an inflammation of the mucous membrane lining the nose (usually associated with nasal discharge)
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
allergic rhinitis - rhinitis caused by an allergic reaction
Translations

co·ry·za

n. coriza
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The symptoms of the disease are similar to that of flu, including cough, coryza (catarrhal inflammation of the mucous membrane in the nose, caused especially by a cold), along with conjunctivitis (sore eyes), fever and rashes on the face and neck of the patient.
11) In infants, clinical signs and symptoms appear after incubation of two to eight days, starting with upper respiratory symptoms: coryza (runny nose and nasal congestion), fever, sneezing and decreased appetite.
For children <5 years of age, ILI was defined as sudden onset of fever ([greater than or equal to]38[degrees]C) and cough, sore throat, or coryza.
Other symptoms can include sore throat, coryza, sputum production, dizziness, nausea and vomiting, diarrhea, and abdominal pain.
A patient with cough, coryza, or gastrointestinal symptoms does not have Lyme disease.
The prescence of coryza, cough, conjunctivitis, hoarseness, anterior stomatitis, discrete ulcerative lesions or diarrhoea makes GABHS unlikely, and no antibiotics are recommended.
A [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED] A woman aged 31 presents with unilateral loss of vision, deteriorating over three days with orbital pain increasing with eye movement, antecedent coryza, positive Pulfrich and Uhthoff's phenomenon and Lhermitte's symptom.
5) When symptoms that include coughing, diarrhoea, conjunctivitis and coryza are present, a viral aetiology is more likely.
Physicians need to keep measles in mind when they encounter persons with a fever and rash, along with symptoms such as cough, coryza, or conjunctivitis, especially in persons who recently have traveled abroad or have had contact with travelers.
Jordan had declared three years ago that it eradicated measles, a very infectious and epidemic illness caused by the rubeola virus whose main symptoms invariably include fever and at least one of the three C's (cough, coryza and conjunctivitis).
Mold spores are sufficiently small enough to be inhaled into the bronchial tubes, bypassing the mucosal barrier; consequently, some mold spores commonly yield allergic reactions including conjunctivitis, allergic coryza, inflammation of the respiratory tract, bronchial asthma, skin eczema, and "nettle rash" (Hardin, Kelman, & Saxon, 2003; Portnoy, Kwak, Dowling, VanOsdol, & Barnes, 2005).
LACHESIS Headaches related to sun exposure or coryza, and in which there are visual disturbances.