adjective see atheroma

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Atheromatous — Ath e*rom a*tous, a. (Med.) Of, pertaining to, or having the nature of, atheroma. Wiseman. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • atheromatous — adjective of or relating to or resembling atheroma (Freq. 1) atheromatous degeneration of the arteries • Syn: ↑atheromatic • Pertains to noun: ↑atheroma (for: ↑atheromatic), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • atheromatous — See atheromatosis. * * * …   Universalium

  • atheromatous — adjective Of, pertaining to, or having atheromas …   Wiktionary

  • atheromatous — Relating to or affected by atheroma. * * * ath·er·o·ma·tous (ath″ər oґmə təs) affected with or of the nature of atheroma …   Medical dictionary

  • atheromatous — ath·er·om·a·tous …   English syllables

  • atheromatous degeneration — atheroma …   Medical dictionary

  • atheromatous plaque — fibrous p …   Medical dictionary

  • atheromatous ulcer — loss of intima over an atheroma, often causing thrombus formation …   Medical dictionary

  • atheroma — atheromatous /ath euh rom euh teuhs, roh meuh /, adj. /ath euh roh meuh/, n., pl. atheromas, atheromata / meuh teuh/. Pathol. 1. a sebaceous cyst. 2. a mass of yellowish fatty and cellular material that forms in and beneath the inner lining of… …   Universalium

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