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se·quel·a

 (sĭ-kwĕl′ə)
n. pl. se·quel·ae (-kwĕl′ē)
1. A pathological condition resulting from a disease.
2. A secondary consequence or result.

[Latin sequēla, sequel; see sequel.]

sequela

(sɪˈkwiːlə)
n (often plural) , pl -lae (-liː)
1. (Pathology) any abnormal bodily condition or disease related to or arising from a pre-existing disease
2. (Pathology) any complication of a disease
[C18: from Latin: sequel]

se•que•la

(sɪˈkwi lə)

n., pl. -lae (-lē).
an abnormal condition resulting from a previous disease.
[1785–95; < Latin sequēla; see sequel]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sequela - any abnormality following or resulting from a disease or injury or treatment; "paralysis is one of the sequelae of poliomyelitis"
abnormalcy, abnormality - an abnormal physical condition resulting from defective genes or developmental deficiencies
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se·que·la

n. secuela, condición que resulta de una enfermedad, lesión o tratamiento.
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The effect of this reduced or absent engagement is that smokers may have untreated chronic illness like high blood pressure as they avoid contact, causing yet further long-term sequalae. Some will present with lifethreatening disease too late because of negative attitudes and the cruel treatment they know they will be exposed to when in hospital.
The effect of this reduced or absent engagement is that smokers may have untreated chronic illness like high blood pressure as they avoid contact causing yet further long term sequalae. Some will present with life-threatening disease too late because of negative attitudes and the cruel treatment they know they will be exposed to when in hospital.
Shorter term sequalae include blurred vision, tiredness, memory loss, cardiac arrythmias, and insomnia, which can last for at least 2-3 years in survivors.
We are beginning to understand the impact post-traumatic stress disorder and various other physical, psychological, and social sequalae has on our communities, including caregivers and first responders.
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