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Involving irritation.


(ˈɪr ɪˌteɪ tɪv)

1. serving or tending to irritate.
2. Pathol. characterized or produced by irritation of some body part: an irritative fever.
ir′ri•ta`tive•ness, n.
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Adj.1.irritative - (used of physical stimuli) serving to stimulate or excite; "an irritative agent"
stimulative - capable of arousing or accelerating physiological or psychological activity or response by a chemical agent
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Using the universal solvent of fresh water, the bidets can effectively remove residues that irritative, dry toilet papers often leave behind.
Urinalysis, complete blood tests, urinary system x-rays, and urinary system ultrasound (USG) were obtained from patients with hematuria, irritative voiding symptoms, and infection for differential diagnosis.
Urinary urgency, pollakiuria and nocturia, being the irritative symptoms which include post-micturation increased residue are observed.
15) However, glandular metaplasia commonly occurs in chronic irritative conditions such as otitis media, and it is the defining component of most reported cases of choristoma.
Previous studies by our research team documented that children who lived close to the chipboard industries had more respiratory and irritative symptoms and more frequent hospitalizations for respiratory diseases (de Marco et al.
5; 2 (size (35) 1999 hematuria, available in irritative 2 cases) voiding symptoms Gardner et al, Dysuria, abdominal 4.
8) Other symptoms include haematuria, pelvic pain, obstructive and irritative urinary symptoms, weight loss and malaise.
CIS presents with irritative bladder symptoms in the form of dysuria, frequency and urgency.
Physicians at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey-Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital showed that second-hand cigarette smoke was associated with moderate to severe irritative bladder symptoms in children.
Neither of the tested products induces irritative damage in the intestinal tissues.