endarteritis
Chronic inflammation of the arterial intima, often a late result of syphilis

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • endarteritis — inflamación de la túnica interna de las arterias. El desarrollo de tejido fibroso (endarteritis deformante) puede producir la oclusión de los pequeños vasos (endarteritis obliterante, ICD 10: I70.9] Clasificación internacional de la endarderitis… …   Diccionario médico

  • endarteritis — Inflammation of the intima of an artery. SYN: endoarteritis. bacterial e. implantation and growth of bacteria with formation of vegetations on the arterial wall, such as may occur in a …   Medical dictionary

  • endarteritis — n. chronic inflammation of the inner (intimal) portion of the wall of an artery, which most often results from late syphilis. Thickening of the wall produces progressive arterial obstruction and symptoms from inadequate blood supply to the… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • endarteritis — noun inflammation of the inner lining of an artery • Hypernyms: ↑inflammation, ↑redness, ↑rubor * * * endarteritis see endo …   Useful english dictionary

  • endarteritis — end·ar·te·ri·tis (ĕn där tə rīʹtĭs) n. Inflammation of the inner lining of an artery.   [New Latin endartērium, inner lining of an artery; see endarterectomy + itis.] * * * …   Universalium

  • endarteritis — noun inflammation of the inner lining (tunica intima) of an artery …   Wiktionary

  • endarteritis — n. inflammation of the inner lining of an artery (Medicine) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • endarteritis — [ˌɛndα:tə rʌɪtɪs] noun Medicine inflammation of the inner lining of an artery …   English new terms dictionary

  • endarteritis — end·arteritis …   English syllables

  • endarteritis obliterante — f. angiol. Enfermedad episódica que produce una afectación vascular de todas las capas del vaso y una obliteración de la luz de los vasos de las arterias distales de las piernas. En ocasiones, se produce un dolor intensísimo, ulceraciones y… …   Diccionario médico

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