diffuse lesion


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diffuse lesion

A lesion spreading over a large area.
See also: lesion
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Diffuse lesions are composed of a widespread increase in eosinophilic material within the mesangium, which stains positive with periodic acid-Schiff (PAS), and uniform widening of the capillary loops.
These two cases show that this modified post-contrast technique is sensitive to small focal lesions and diffuse lesions within the kidneys.
3% white line diffuse lesions 53%; white line focal lesions 37.
The results of this study showed that in broncho-pulmonary type of paecilomycosis the CT reveals a series of general symptoms indicating the diffuse lesions of the lung parenchyma and interstitial tissue, and clarifying the stage of development of pathological process.
Participants with diffuse lesions, compared with subjects with no lesions, were older, reported more falls, and had worse physical and cognitive performance.
In addition, the Xtent system allows cardiologists to treat longer, more diffuse lesions without having to resort to overlapping multiple stents which have been shown to be a predictor of adverse events.

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