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inflammation
Subject Category
H Health and Pathology
Definition
A pathological process characterized by injury or destruction of tissues caused by a variety of cytologic and chemical reactions. It is usually manifested by typical signs of pain, heat, redness, swelling, and loss of function.
Definition Source
Medical Subject Headings
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Used For
inflammatory response
Broader Term
pathological processes and conditions
Narrower Term
abscess
cellulitis
Related Term
air pouch model
anti-inflammatory activity
anti-inflammatory agents
bovine mastitis
bronchiolitis
bronchitis
intercellular adhesion molecule-1
nasopharyngitis
otitis
pancreatic insulitis
periodontitis
pharyngitis
pleuropneumonia
pododermatitis
Spanish
inflamación
Term Number
758