crenation


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Synonyms for crenation

one of a series of rounded projections (or the notches between them) formed by curves along an edge (as the edge of a leaf or piece of cloth or the margin of a shell or a shriveled red blood cell observed in a hypertonic solution etc

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Malignant hypertension on histology was defined as the presence of fibrinoid necrosis and onion-skinning of the arterioles associated with crenation of the glomerular basement membrane.
Such conditions as crenation in frontal femoral cortex, osteoporosis, revision arthroplasty, arthrofibrosis, total hip prosthesis on the same side are risk factors [5, 16, 46].
High osmolality of water soluble contrast media (CM) has been shown to be responsible for significant hemodynamic, cardiac, and subjective effects including vasodilatation, heat, pain [6], and a variety of rheological effects such as red blood cell crenation [7] and renal osmotic diuresis [1, 6].
Reversal of sickling and crenation in erythrocytes by the root extract of Fagara zanthoxyloides.
Discuss causes, signs and symptoms, prevention, and treatment for following complications: Hypotension, disequilibrium, hypertension, fever/pyrogenic reactions, angina, muscle cramps, rising venous pressures, shortness of breath, transfusion reaction, seizures, clotted dialyzer, blood leaks, arterial pressures, changing blood lines, arterial blood flow interruption, air embolus, cardiac arrest, anaphylactic reactions, hemolysis, arrhythmias, back pain, blood loss, crenation, hypoglycemia