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inflame

(ĭn-flām′)
v. in·flamed, in·flaming, in·flames
v.tr.
To produce inflammation in (a tissue or organ).
v.intr.
To be affected by inflammation.

in·flam′er n.
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The greater omentum (GO) once described as the "policeman of the abdomen" moves towards the right iliac fossa region in an attempt to wall off the inflamed appendix thus limiting the spread of the toxic inflammatory fluid in the peritoneal cavity.
On the operating table, a sliding hernia was seen upon opening the hernial sac with an incidental finding of a non inflamed appendix within it (Figure),
We carried out a study to determine the advantages and disadvantages of one-stage excision of inflamed epidermoid cysts (non-conventional method) over the conventional method by evaluating variables such as duration of antibiotic exposure, healing time and cost.
Depiction of the appendix was classified into four groups: In group 1, the appendix was normal; in group 2, the appendix not depicted and no secondary signs of appendicitis were present; in group 3, the appendix was not depicted, but secondary signs of appendicitis (inflamed fat or fluid) were present; and in group 4, an inflamed appendix was depicted.
Although secondary signs such as inflamed fat or fluid are described, they are considered to be nonspecific findings and are excluded in the calculation of sensitivity, specificity, and predictive values," Dr.
The plica can become painful or inflamed due to a direct blow to the knee or from overuse.
The cysts are typically nontender masses that may become secondarily inflamed or infected, which often brings them to clinical attention.
Autopsy identified no possible focus of infection other than the patient's intestines, which were severely inflamed with massive ulceration.
These supposedly had inflamed the "centuries-old Christian demonization of Jews as Jesus-killers.
numerous photos that inflamed the public throughout the war.
And it's possible that babies become sensitized to low levels of protein in peanut oil when it passes through inflamed skin.
The gunshot cut off blood to a part of Deal's colon, and while working on that problem surgeons discovered another potentially serious medical condition -- diverticulosis, an intestinal disorder in which small pouches in the colon become infected or inflamed.