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Synonyms for inflammation

Synonyms for inflammation

an instance of being irritated, as in a part of the body

Synonyms for inflammation

a response of body tissues to injury or irritation

the state of being emotionally aroused and worked up

arousal to violent emotion


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the act of setting something on fire

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But it might be useful to check chronic "But it might be useful to check chronic inflammation status and if that is enhanced, there might be a case for using antiinflammatories.
While we know that inflammation is common in prostate tissue from men who have some indication to prompt a biopsy, such as high PSA or an abnormal digital rectal examination [DRE], we were surprised to find that the prevalence of chronic inflammation in the men who didn't have any such indication was really high, about 78 percent," she added.
While previously the treatment of chronic inflammation focused mainly on medication, new attention is now being turned toward first addressing dietary and lifestyle changes.
Many studies have evaluated the potential benefit of weight loss on chronic inflammation.
The team identified that telomerase directly regulates the production of inflammatory molecules that are expressed by NF-kB, a known master regulator of chronic inflammation.
It seems likely that chronic inflammation due to infection could be an early event in the development of Alzheimer's disease," said study leader Dr Irene Knuesel, from the University of Zurich in Switzerland.
If you have chronic inflammation anywhere in your body, you're at risk for health problems.
The problem is he has a chronic inflammation in the groin and this has caused him problems, it is as simple as that," Zola said.
It also recommended the drug can be used to treat ankylosing spondylitis, chronic inflammation of the spine.
Previous research has found shortened LTL is linked to risk for heart disease and could be an indication of chronic inflammation --a key determinant in the biology of ageing.
Past research has linked chronic inflammation to heart disease (SN: 6/4/05, p.
Pathologic examination of the specimen revealed chronic inflammation and fibrosis involving an intraparotid lymph node with noncaseating granulomas (figure 2).
Toronto, Canada), a leader in the research and commercial development of technologies targeting chronic inflammation underlying cardiovascular and neurological disease, announced that it has been granted a European patent covering the use of its Celacade technology for the treatment of chronic heart failure, and has completed the registration procedure to bring it fully into force in all the major countries of Europe including the U.
Until recently, chronic inflammation was viewed as the domain of specialists in lupus, rheumatoid arthritis and other auto-immune diseases.
Crohn's disease is one of two major inflammatory bowel diseases and is characterized by a chronic inflammation of the gastro-intestinal tract.
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