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vas·cu·li·tis

 (văs′kyə-lī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of a vessel of the body.

vasculitis

(ˌvæskjʊˈlaɪtɪs)
n
(Pathology) inflammation of the blood vessels
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Noun1.vasculitis - inflammation of a blood vessel
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
Translations
vaskulitida
Vasculitis

vasculitis

n (Med) → Vaskulitis f (spec), → Gefäßentzündung f

vas·cu·li·tis

n. vasculitis. V.: angiitis.

vasculitis

n vasculitis f; hypersensitivity — vasculitis por hipersensibilidad; leukocytoclastic — vasculitis leucocitoclástica; necrotizing — vasculitis necrotizante
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