acrocyanosis


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acrocyanosis

(ˌækrəʊˌsaɪəˈnəʊsɪs)
n
(Medicine) cyanosis of the hands and feet due to poor circulation of the blood
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Noun1.acrocyanosis - cyanosis of the extremitiesacrocyanosis - cyanosis of the extremities; can occur when a spasm of the blood vessels is caused by exposure to cold or by strong emotion
cyanosis - a bluish discoloration of the skin and mucous membranes; a sign that oxygen in the blood is dangerously diminished (as in carbon monoxide poisoning)
Translations
акроцианоза
AcroasphyxiaAkroasphyxieAkrozyanose
akrosyanoosi
acrocyanose
acrocyanose
acrocianose

ac·ro·cy·a·no·sis

n. acrocianosis, Raynaud, enfermedad de, cianosis y frialdad en las extremidades a causa de un trastorno circulatorio asociado con tensión emocional o por exposición al frío.
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Acrocyanosis, which was present on admission, had progressed to distal necrosis of the toes in both feet and part of the right hand.
2004; Fledelius 1999), acrocyanosis (Hoegl, Poppinger & Rocken 1999), altered gene expression and impaired tumor surveillance mechanisms (Tran et al.
Comparable peripheral vascular disorders with varying degrees of severity including Raynaud's syndrome and acrocyanosis have also been reported among people drinking arsenic contaminated water by others (14,15,23,24,33,38).