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 (vĕ-sĭk′yə-lāt′, və-)
tr. & intr.v. ve·sic·u·lat·ed, ve·sic·u·lat·ing, ve·sic·u·lates
To make or become vesicular.
adj. (-lĭt, -lāt′)
Full of or bearing vesicles; vesicular.

ve·sic′u·la′tion n.
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Noun1.vesiculation - the formation of vesicles in or beneath the skinvesiculation - the formation of vesicles in or beneath the skin
biological process, organic process - a process occurring in living organisms
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1. n. vesiculación, formación de vesículas;
2. descenso de la viscera de su posición normal.
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In this study, authors hypothesized that the medical exposure to low doses of ionizing radiation would contribute to cell injury or activation initiated by a loss of phospholipid asymmetry and MP vesiculation. The effect of long-term medical occupational exposure to low doses of ionizing radiation on MP levels has been therefore investigated.
Early cutaneous lesions mimic sunburn and presents as erythema of sun-exposed areas with vesiculation that leave areas of denuded epithelium that heals with dusky brown pigmentation.
###modulate vesiculation, for example, the upregulation thereof by conditions that activate a stress response
Interestingly, TGBp3 overexpression induced chloroplast membrane vesiculation and veinal necrosis and contributed to the overall symptom severity.
However, Camidge and Price fashioned a new categorization of RRD that includes pruritus, urticaria, and vesiculation (Table 1) [8].
It is also important to study the mechanism of outer membrane vesiculation and to identify the essential envelop compositions that may play a role in vesicles generation.
Sims, "Complement proteins C5b-9 induce vesiculation of the endothelial plasma membrane and expose catalytic surface for assembly of the prothrombinase enzyme complex," The Journal of Biological Chemistry, vol.
Infection with the herpes simplex virus can lead to eczema herpeticum (EH), which involves vesiculation and skin erosions, and, at times, fever and lymphadenopathy.
All cutaneous lesions were characterized by focal epidermal necrosis and early vesiculation with eosinophilic intracytoplasmic inclusion bodies in enlarged degenerated cells (Figure 4, panel A).
[2] Severe reactions resulting in vesiculation or ulceration have also been observed in children.
Numerous degenerated follicles with cytoplasmic vacuolization, mitotic catastrophe in mitochondria , chromatin condensation, mitochondrial vesiculation and dispersion at ooplasm were observed.