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ste·no·sis

 (stə-nō′sĭs)
n. pl. ste·no·ses (-sēz)
A constriction or narrowing of a duct or passage; a stricture.

[Greek stenōsis, a narrowing, from stenoun, to narrow, from stenos, narrow.]

ste·not′ic (-nŏt′ĭk) adj.
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stenosis

(stɪˈnəʊsɪs)
n, pl -ses (-siːz)
(Pathology) pathol an abnormal narrowing of a bodily canal or passage
[C19: via New Latin from Greek stenōsis, from stenoun to constrict, from stenos narrow]
stenotic adj
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ste•no•sis

(stɪˈnoʊ sɪs)

n.
a narrowing or stricture of a passage or vessel of the body.
[1855–60; < New Latin < Greek sténōsis= stenō-, variant s. of stenoûn to straiten, confine, v. derivative of stenós narrow + -sis -sis]
ste•not′ic (-ˈnɒt ɪk) adj.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.stenosis - abnormal narrowing of a bodily canal or passagewaystenosis - abnormal narrowing of a bodily canal or passageway
aortic stenosis - abnormal narrowing of the aortic valve
enterostenosis - abnormal narrowing of the intestine
laryngostenosis - abnormal narrowing of the larynx
pulmonary stenosis - abnormal narrowing of the opening into the pulmonary artery from the right ventricle
pyloric stenosis - narrowing of the pyloric sphincter that blocks the passage of food from the stomach into the duodenum
rhinostenosis - narrowing of the passages in the nasal cavities
mitral stenosis, mitral valve stenosis - obstruction or narrowing of the mitral valve (as by scarring from rheumatic fever)
pathology - any deviation from a healthy or normal condition
ureterostenosis - stenosis of the ureter
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Translations
stenóza
Stenose

stenosis

[stɪˈnəʊsɪs] nstenosi f
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

ste·no·sis

n. estenosis, estrechamiento o contracción anormal de un pasaje;
aortic ______aórtica;
pyloric ______ pilórica.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

stenosis

n (pl -ses) estenosis f; aortic (mitral, etc.) estenosis aórtica (mitral, etc.); hypertrophic pyloric — estenosis hipertrófica de píloro
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References in periodicals archive ?
Further analysis of the study data showed that if all focal stenoses had been identified and successfully treated, only 1 in 20 patients would still have residual ischemia.
VentureMed Group Inc, a privately-held medical device company that develops and markets the FLEX Vessel Prep System to treat peripheral arterial disease and stenoses of arteriovenous fistulas and grafts, announced yesterday that it has named J Robert Paulson, Jr as its new president and chief executive officer, and a member of the company's board of directors, effective 1 January 2019.
The lesions were placed in one of the following categories: normal category in whom either the vessels were normal or minimally diseased without any flow limitation, short and long segment stenoses, and short and long segment occlusions and diffusely diseased vessels.
Patient was treated with coronary angioplasty and two drug-eluting stents, reducing stenoses to 0% per final angiography (Figure 2).
Burgess, "Paclitaxel drug-eluting balloons to recurrent in-stent stenoses in autogenous dialysis fistulas: A retrospective study," Journal of Vascular Access, vol.
Frequency (%) was used to represent count data including age and stenosis severity distribution, as well as the incidence of hypertension, diabetes mellitus, alcohol consumption, ischemic heart disease, smoking, multiple stenoses, plaque instability, death, ischemic stroke, and mRS score < 2.
However, a rigid guidewire is required to lead devices through severe stenoses or crooked ducts.
Carotid ultrasound also showed normal bilateral vertebral and subclavian arteries, but there were mild stenoses (<50%) of bilateral internal carotid arteries (ICAs).
Cerebral arterial stenoses can also be predicted by a nonradioactive technique, namely, photoplethysmography.
Computed tomography angiogram (CTA) of the neck showed moderate left vertebral artery (VA) V4 and origin stenoses. His symptoms persisted despite being on aspirin, clopidogrel, and atorvastatin.
Cholangiographically, IgG4-SC was more likely than PSC because the stenoses were relatively long, while in classical PSC, the strictures are usually more band-like and shorter than the dilated segments, leading to a beaded appearance [24].