Emphysematous
Emphysematous Em`phy*sem"a*tous, a. [Cf. F. emphys['e]mateux.] (Med.) Pertaining to, or of the nature of, emphysema; swelled; bloated. [1913 Webster] ||

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  • emphysematous — adjective see emphysema …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • emphysematous — See emphysema. * * * …   Universalium

  • emphysematous — Relating to or affected with emphysema …   Medical dictionary

  • emphysematous — adj. (Medicine) of emphysema, pertaining to emphysema (lung disease) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • emphysematous — em·phy·sem·a·tous …   English syllables

  • emphysematous — adjective relating to or resembling or being emphysema (Freq. 1) • Pertains to noun: ↑emphysema • Derivationally related forms: ↑emphysema …   Useful english dictionary

  • emphysematous gangrene — noun (pathology) a deadly form of gangrene usually caused by clostridium bacteria that produce toxins that cause tissue death; can be used as a bioweapon • Syn: ↑gas gangrene, ↑clostridial myonecrosis, ↑emphysematous phlegmon, ↑gangrenous… …   Useful english dictionary

  • emphysematous phlegmon — noun (pathology) a deadly form of gangrene usually caused by clostridium bacteria that produce toxins that cause tissue death; can be used as a bioweapon • Syn: ↑gas gangrene, ↑clostridial myonecrosis, ↑emphysematous gangrene, ↑gangrenous… …   Useful english dictionary

  • emphysematous bulla — any space in a distended area of an emphysematous lung, ranging in size from one centimeter to most of a hemithorax …   Medical dictionary

  • emphysematous pyelitis — pyelitis with air or gas only in the collecting system; see also emphysematous pyelonephritis, under pyelonephritis …   Medical dictionary

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