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Synonyms for alveolitis

inflammation in the socket of a tooth

inflammation of the alveoli in the lungs caused by inhaling dust

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Average scores of the six random visual fields of the sections from each group were evaluated under x200 magnification in a blinded fashion for the pathologic grades of alveolitis and fibrosis.
Primary chylopericardium associated with allergic alveolitis.
In addition, bleomycin may induce alveolitis and pulmonary fibrosis, and there is evidence of accelerated pulmonary dysfunction in lung KS patients who received bleomycin.
Adult familial cryptogenic fibrosing alveolitis in the United Kingdom.
Follow-up study showed complete resolution of the allergic alveolitis changes--see Figs 4 and 5 above, demonstrating before-and after-treatment images.
28) The cellular antigen stimulation test (CAST) and flow cytometric allergen stimulation test (FAST) are similar to BAT in that they also involve activation of cells and measurement of inflammatory mediators released Agar-gel IgG levels measured to test for alveolitis to precipitation bird allergens (28) Molecular techniques: Hundreds of allergens can be screened using Microarray only minute quantities of a patient's serum.
4), and other diseases of the jaws, including inflammatory conditions, alveolitis, and periradicular pathology (all 526.
In addition, incipient exogenous allergic alveolitis was suspected because of the presence of budgerigars and cockatiels in the boy's home and the finding of serum positivity for IgG precipitin.
Dim blodau ond derbynnir rhoddion at Ymchwil Pulmonary Fibrosing Alveolitis, trwy law G.
The last years of Neal's life were difficult and painful as fibrosing alveolitis took hold of lungs weakened by an attack of viral pneumonia in his 30s.
Well known characteristics of extracellular matrix proteins are stimulation of production and storage of collagens (especially type I and III collagens that make fibrosis, and procollagen peptids of collagens); acceleration of fibrosis and wound improvement; influence of development of fibrotic disease such as hepatic and pulmonary fibrosis, glomerulonephritis, fibrosing alveolitis and diabetic neuropathy (2,4).
In 2007 the HSE said 87 workers had been struck down with occupational asthma and a further 24 with extrinsic allergic alveolitis, with the worst af-f fected hit by both diseases.
Pathogenesis of tropical pulmonary eosinophilia: parasitic alveolitis and parallels with asthma.
Of those, four have brochiectasis, two have asthma, one has fibrosing alveolitis and one - Tony -has Chronic Obstructive Pneumatitis.