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Any of various pathological or traumatic changes in a bodily organ or tissue, including tumors, ulcers, sores, and wounds.
tr.v. le·sioned, le·sion·ing, le·sions
To cause a lesion to form on or in.
[Middle English lesioun, from Old French lesion, from Latin laesiō, laesiōn-, from laesus, past participle of laedere, to injure.]
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1. (Pathology) any structural change in a bodily part resulting from injury or disease
2. (Pathology) an injury or wound
[C15: via Old French from Late Latin laesiō injury, from Latin laedere to hurt]
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
1. an injury; hurt; wound.
2. any localized, usu. well-defined area of diseased or injured tissue or of abnormal structural change.v.t.
3. to cause a lesion or lesions in.
[1425–75; < Middle French < Latin laesiō injury = Latin laed(ere) to injure + -tiō -tion]
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|Noun||1.||lesion - any localized abnormal structural change in a bodily part|
pathology - any deviation from a healthy or normal condition
tubercle - a swelling that is the characteristic lesion of tuberculosis
ulceration - a circumscribed inflammatory and often suppurating lesion on the skin or an internal mucous surface resulting in necrosis of tissue
|2.||lesion - an injury to living tissue (especially an injury involving a cut or break in the skin)|
harm, hurt, injury, trauma - any physical damage to the body caused by violence or accident or fracture etc.
raw wound - a wound that exposes subcutaneous tissue
stigmata - marks resembling the wounds on the crucified body of Christ
bite - a wound resulting from biting by an animal or a person
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noun injury, hurt, wound, bruise, trauma (Pathology), sore, impairment, abrasion, contusion skin lesions
Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002
lesion[ˈliːʒən] N → lesión f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
lesion[ˈliːʒən] n → lésion f
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
lesion[ˈliːʒ/ən] n (Med) → lesione f
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
n. lesión, herida, contusión;
degenerative ___ → ___ degenerativa;
depressive ___ → ___ depresiva;
diffuse ___ → ___ difusa;
functional ___ → ___ funcional;
gross ___ → ___ grosera;
peripheral ___ → ___ periférica;
precancerous ___ → ___ precancerosa;
systemic ___ → ___ sistemática;
toxic ___ → ___ tóxica;
traumatic ___ → ___ traumática;
vascular ___ → ___ vascular;
whiplash ___ → ___ de latigazo.V. cuadro en la página 167.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
lesionn lesión f
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