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vas·cu·li·tis

 (văs′kyə-lī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of a vessel of the body.

vasculitis

(ˌvæskjʊˈlaɪtɪs)
n
(Pathology) inflammation of the blood vessels
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Noun1.vasculitis - inflammation of a blood vessel
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
Translations
vaskulitida
Vasculitis

vasculitis

n (Med) → Vaskulitis f (spec), → Gefäßentzündung f

vas·cu·li·tis

n. vasculitis. V.: angiitis.

vasculitis

n vasculitis f; hypersensitivity — vasculitis por hipersensibilidad; leukocytoclastic — vasculitis leucocitoclástica; necrotizing — vasculitis necrotizante
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It has been mentioned that granulomatous inflammatory infiltration, vasculitis, and necrotizing vasculitic findings can be detected in peripheral nervous system involvement.
His complete blood count, liver and kidney function tests, blood glucose, electrolytes and thyroid function tests, and vasculitic panel was normal.
Patients may also develop vasculitic lesions as a result of drugs (especially antibiotics) given to treat infections.
The patient was diagnosed with SLE 30 years prior to admission, during which her disease manifestations included membranous nephritis, arthritis of the hips, wrists, hands, and knees, vasculitic skin rash, and mild pancytopenia.
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The cutaneous complications of metal implants generally are eczematous, but they can be urticarial and vasculitic as well, with symptoms either generalized or localized.
(4) A recent descriptive analysis and systematic reviewof the literature reported that influenza vaccine was the most commonly associated vaccine with all types vasculitic events (up to 25% of cases) and HSP as the most frequent vasculitis presenting after any immunization (19% of reports).
Behcet's disease is a systemic vasculitic disorder that is characterized by recurrent oral and genital ulcers, uveitis, skin lesions such as papulopustular lesions, erythema nodosum, and ocular, vascular, gastrointestinal, and nervous system complications (2, 3).
Children with more severe courses of the disease may also suffer from heart and lung complications, calcinosis (small lumps of calcium under the skin or in the muscles), vasculitic ulcers (holes in the skin or gastrointestinal tract), and in some severe cases it can even be fatal.
MRI and MR venography are useful imaging techniques for the characterization of occlusive vasculitic lesions.