stasis


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Synonyms for stasis

a stable state characterized by the cancellation of all forces by equal opposing forces

Words related to stasis

an abnormal state in which the normal flow of a liquid (such as blood) is slowed or stopped

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inactivity resulting from a static balance between opposing forces

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Erythematous exudative lesions covered by yellow crusts consistent with stasis dermatitis were also observed (Fig.
Patients often have features of venous insufficiency that cause stasis, including varicose veins and brawny hyperpigmentation on the medial aspects of the ankles.
Although usually a patient can be induced into a stasis for two-four days, there have been notable exceptions, such as Mitsutaka Uchikoshi, who is considered to be the first documented case of human hibernation.
The decreased motility or stasis of the bowel seems to be the crucial pathognomonic factor in the formation of enteroliths.
Previous studies revealed that puerarin could significantly decrease the whole blood viscosity, erythrocyte aggregation index, red blood cell deformation index and maximal platelet aggregation rate which increased in rats with blood stasis (Pan et al.
6) Evangelista et al (1) investigated whether adding a statin to standard wound care and compression could improve venous stasis ulcer healing.
In this study we took postmenopausal women with coronary heart disease as research subjects and explored the relevance between blood stasis and estrogen levels to provide a new target and ideas for the prevention and treatment of cardiovascular disease in postmenopausal women.
This strategic move by the administration exemplifies the dynamic nature of stasis points throughout the debate.
8 mg/kg PO q l2h) or metoclopramide (2 mg/kg IM ql2h) for up to 3 days did not resolve the crop stasis.
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These discursive moments can be traced to the presence of the sketch form, which paradoxically records the temporal haste and fragmentation of modern life while depicting an aesthetic and ideology of stasis and atemporality.
He concedes computing power advancements are an exception to his general thesis of military stasis.
Nicole Loraux (1943-2003), una de las autoras que mas ha contribuido a cambiar la forma de estudiar la antigua Grecia en los ultimos anos, se embarca en La ciudad dividida y en La guerra civil en Atenas en la dificil tarea de ahondar en el fenomeno de la stasis y sus consecuencias.