rubor


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Noun1.rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritationrubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
inflammatory disease - a disease characterized by inflammation
adenitis - inflammation of a gland or lymph node
alveolitis - inflammation of the alveoli in the lungs caused by inhaling dust; with repeated exposure the condition may become chronic
alveolitis, dry socket - inflammation in the socket of a tooth; sometimes occurs after a tooth is extracted and a blood clot fails to form
angiitis - inflammation of a blood vessel or lymph duct
aortitis - inflammation of the aorta
appendicitis - inflammation of the vermiform appendix
arteritis - inflammation of an artery
balanoposthitis - inflammation of both the head of the penis and the foreskin
blepharitis - inflammation of the eyelids characterized by redness and swelling and dried crusts
bursitis - inflammation of a bursa; frequently in the shoulder
symptom - (medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease
carditis - inflammation of the heart
catarrh - inflammation of the nose and throat with increased production of mucus
cervicitis - inflammation of the uterine cervix
cheilitis - inflammation and cracking of the skin of the lips
cholangitis - inflammation of the bile ducts
cholecystitis - inflammation of the gall bladder
chorditis - inflammation of the vocal cords
chorditis - inflammation of the spermatic cord
colitis, inflammatory bowel disease - inflammation of the colon
colpitis - inflammation of the vagina
colpocystitis - inflammation of the vagina and bladder
conjunctivitis, pinkeye - inflammation of the conjunctiva of the eye
corditis - inflammation of the spermatic cord
costochondritis - inflammation at the junction of a rib and its cartilage
dacryocystitis - inflammation of the lacrimal sac causing obstruction of the tube draining tears into the nose
diverticulitis - inflammation of a diverticulum in the digestive tract (especially the colon); characterized by painful abdominal cramping and fever and constipation
cephalitis, encephalitis, phrenitis - inflammation of the brain usually caused by a virus; symptoms include headache and neck pain and drowsiness and nausea and fever (`phrenitis' is no longer in scientific use)
encephalomyelitis - inflammation of the brain and spinal cord
endarteritis - inflammation of the inner lining of an artery
endocervicitis - inflammation of the mucous lining of the uterine cervix
enteritis - inflammation of the intestine (especially the small intestine); usually characterized by diarrhea
epicondylitis - painful inflammation of the muscles and soft tissues around an epicondyle
epididymitis - painful inflammation of the epididymis
epiglottitis - inflammation of the epiglottis; characterized by fever and a severe sore throat and difficulty in swallowing
episcleritis - inflammation of the sclera of the eye
esophagitis, oesophagitis - inflammation of the esophagus; often caused by gastroesophageal reflux
fibrositis - inflammation of white fibrous tissues (especially muscle sheaths)
fibromyositis - local inflammation of muscle and connective tissue
folliculitis - inflammation of a hair follicle
funiculitis - inflammation of a funiculus (especially an inflammation of the spermatic cord)
gastritis - inflammation of the lining of the stomach; nausea and loss of appetite and discomfort after eating
glossitis - inflammation of the tongue
hydrarthrosis - inflammation and swelling of a movable joint because of excess synovial fluid
ileitis - inflammation of the ileum
iridocyclitis - inflammation of the iris and ciliary body of the eye
iridokeratitis - inflammation of the iris and cornea of the eye
iritis - inflammation of the iris
jejunitis - inflammation of the jejunum of the small intestine
jejunoileitis - inflammation of the jejunum and the ileum of the small intestine
keratitis - inflammation of the cornea causing watery painful eyes and blurred vision
keratoconjunctivitis - inflammation of the cornea and conjunctiva
keratoiritis - inflammation of the cornea and the iris of the eye
keratoscleritis - inflammation of the cornea and sclera of the eye
founder, laminitis - inflammation of the laminated tissue that attaches the hoof to the foot of a horse
laryngitis - inflammation of the mucous membrane of the larynx; characterized by hoarseness or loss of voice and coughing
Translations

ru·bor

n. rubor, enrojecimiento de la piel.
References in periodicals archive ?
Los episodios de rubor facial transitorio representan un motivo de consulta frecuente para los medicos de atencion primaria.
Examen fisico: lesion tumoral de 3 x 2 cm de diametro, con calor y rubor local, en ambas mamas.
On local examination there was fluctuating swelling over suprapatellar region with mild rubor, and restriction of movement at knee joint [Figure: 1a, 1b].
"The classic tetrad of calor, dolor, rubor, and tumor is truly a cecrad for inflammation, as originally described in the 1st century AD," Ms.