lesion

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Synonyms for lesion

Synonyms for lesion

any localized abnormal structural change in a bodily part

an injury to living tissue (especially an injury involving a cut or break in the skin)

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The BC is found more in patients with gall bladder stones (cholelithiasis), hypertension, diabetes mellitus, cerebrovascular lesions, arthritis, spine and spinal cord degenerative lesions, infertility, depression, sleep disturbances, obesity, autoimmune diseases (SLE), and thyroid diseases.
Trabert currents are used among physical methods in patients with degenerative lesions.
Palmer devised a classification system of traumatic and degenerative lesions of the TFCC, which has contributed significantly to the understanding of this injury and its treatment.
The list of potential osseous lesions is extensive; this review of bone tumors does not include metabolic or degenerative lesions.
For instance, pododermatitis which is a very painful chronic condition characterized by proliferative or degenerative lesions in and around the sole of foot of elephants and which is complicated by pyogenic and fungal infections, is widespread among the region's captive elephants.
Application of implants from porous titanium nikelid in surgery of degenerative lesions of the lumbar spine," Spine Surgery [Hirurgya Pozvonochnika], in Russian, No.
the degenerative lesions of the spine and the metabolic encephalopathy (Table 1).
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