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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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Natural killer cells decreased airway inflammation by encouraging programmed cell death in immune cells called eosinophils, whereas type 2 innate lymphoid cells promoted airway inflammation by secreting cell-signaling molecules called interleukin-13.
I explained the process of inflammation within the different systems inside the body.
Other research suggests that inflammation distorts sensory processing.
In light of its implications, inflammation has become one of the hottest areas in biomedical research.
Silent inflammation, on the other hand, is different from classical inflammation in that it is below the threshold of perceived pain.
Investigators measured several indicators of inflammation in more than 850 men and women.
Hideo Nomo, the most consistent and arguably most valuable member of the Dodgers' outstanding group of starting pitchers, will miss his next start because of inflammation in the rotator cuff of his pitching shoulder.
Investigators reported on work to map the path from initial inflammation to loss of myelin (the fatty coveting of nerve fibers in the brain and spinal cord)--and then to damage or destruction of nerve fibers and nerve cells.
They are typified by chronic mucosal inflammation, obstruction, bleeding, and occasionally septal perforation--signs and symptoms that are common to many disease states of the nose.
CHL), a rapidly growing specialty clinical laboratory and cardiovascular disease management company, today announced the launch of a campaign to educate patients and health care professionals about the importance of "it," or inflammation testing, in determining heart attack and stroke risk.
GlobalData's clinical trial report, "Inflammation Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2013" provides data on the Inflammation clinical trial scenario.
We tend to think of inflammation as superficial, something we can see and feel - a spot, red tonsils, a hot, swollen boil or a burn.
Washington, Sep 08 (ANI): Swedish scientists have revealed that inflammation is associated with lower intelligence and premature death.
So, the search for a safe inflammation fighter goes on.