varicosis


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var·i·co·sis

 (văr′ĭ-kō′sĭs)
n. pl. var·i·co·ses (-sēz)
1. The condition of being varicose.
2. Formation of varices.
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varicosis

(ˌværɪˈkəʊsɪs)
n
(Pathology) pathol any condition characterized by distension of the veins
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Noun1.varicosis - pathological condition of being varicose or having varicose veinsvaricosis - pathological condition of being varicose or having varicose veins
pathology - any deviation from a healthy or normal condition
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In patients with pathological brain findings, they noted squeals, suggesting a previous traumatic incident; cortical cerebral and hippocampal atrophies; venous hemangioma; leptomeningeal varicosis; and tumor.
The endoscopic ultrasonography revealed gastric vein varicosis in the fundus, pancreatic pseudocyst, cholecystitis with accumulation of biliary sludge, splenomegaly with subcapsular hematoma, and splenic vein varicosis.
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Other symptoms and concomitant diseases reported in individual cases include abdominal pain, headache, emotional disturbances, left leg varicosis, scrotal discomfort, tachycardia, left loin pain, left iliac fossa pain, abdominal aortic aneurysm, stomach ache, anxiety, chronic fatigue, syncope, fever, orthostatic intolerance, dysmenorrhea, dysuria, and dyspareunia [3,13].