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Noun1.lymphangiectasia - dilatation of a lymph vessel
ectasia, ectasis - dilatation or distension of a hollow organ


, lymphangiectasia
n. linfagiectasis, dilatación de los vasos linfáticos.
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On the basis of MRI findings differential diagnosis of lymphangiectasia, caries spine and extradural intraspinal cervical hydatid disease type 3 (Braithwaik and Lees) was suggested.
Six interesting cases documented in our study were tick bite, lymphangiectasia of scrotum, erythroderma (Mycosis fungoides), verrucous carcinoma of penis, Fournier's gangrene of scrotum and Hailey-Hailey disease.
Benign results, such as phlebectasia and lymphangiectasia, were commonly found in more than 65% of the video capsule endoscopies but were not included in the analysis.
intestinal lymphangiectasia, macroglobulinemia etc.
Teddy was born prematurely in September, with massively underdeveloped lungs, and died 24 hours later, from Non-Immune Hydrops Fatalis and Pulmonary Lymphangiectasia.
They started taking CT scans of his lungs," said Natasha, "and a lung biopsy revealed he had a rare condition called Congenital Pulmonary Lymphangiectasia.
This, in turn, results in edema and the bullous appearance in the surrounding dermis (the lymphangiectasia variant) (6, 8, 9).
Clinical case of lymphangiectasia in jejunum as a cause of manifest obscure gastrointestinal bleeding
Elevated venous pressure causes intestinal lymphangiectasia causing loss of albumin, protein, and lymphocytes in gut.
5) It can also be attributed to bleeding or inflammation in the lymphatic system, which causes obstruction and consequent lymphangiectasia.
Yorkshire Terriers diagnosed with protein-losing enteropathy and/or lymphangiectasia, a disease of the lymphatic vessels characterized by chronic diarrhea.