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inanition

 [in″ah-nish´un]
the exhausted state due to prolonged undernutrition; starvation.

in·a·ni·tion

(in'ă-nish'ŭn),
Severe weakness and wasting as occurs from lack of food, defect in assimilation, or neoplastic disease.
[L. inanis, empty]

inanition

/in·a·ni·tion/ (in″ah-nish´un) the exhausted state due to prolonged undernutrition; starvation.

inanition

(ĭn′ə-nĭsh′ən)
n.
1. Exhaustion, as from lack of nourishment or vitality.
2. The condition or quality of being empty.

inanition

[in′ənish′ən]
Etymology: L, inanis, empty
1 an exhausted condition resulting from lack of food and water or a defect in assimilation; starvation.
2 a state of lethargy characterized by a loss of vitality or vigor in all aspects of social, moral, and intellectual life.

in·a·ni·tion

(in'ă-nish'ŭn)
Severe weakness and wasting as results from lack of food, defect in assimilation, or neoplastic disease.

inanition

A state of exhaustion or a bodily disorder arising from lack of any of the nutritional elements such as calories, protein, vitamins, minerals or water.

Parrot,

Jules Marie, French physician, 1829-1883.
Bednar-Parrot syndrome - Synonym(s): Parrot I syndrome
Parrot atrophy of the newborn
Parrot nodes - Synonym(s): Parrot sign
Parrot pseudoparalysis - syphilitic osteochondritis in newborns causing pseudoparalysis in one or more extremities. Synonym(s): syphilitic pseudoparalysis
Parrot sign - indicates congenital syphilis in newborns. Synonym(s): Parrot nodes
Parrot I syndrome - pseudoparalysis; periarticular swelling, onset seldom after 3 months of age. Synonym(s): Bednar-Parrot syndrome; Parrot syphilitic osteochondritis
Parrot II syndrome - failure to thrive, emaciation, edema, dry skin, with subcutaneous fat loss, abdomen flat or distended, hypothermia, slow pulse, decreased metabolic rate. Synonym(s): marasmus; infantile atrophy; inanition; athrepsia
Parrot syphilitic osteochondritis - Synonym(s): Parrot I syndrome
Parrot ulcer - seen in stomatitis or thrush

inanition (iˈ·n·niˑ·shn),

n 1. exhaustion due to deficiency of water or food.
2. lethargic state distinguished by a lack of vigor or vitality in all aspects of life, including intellectual, moral, and social aspects.

in·a·ni·tion

(in'ă-nish'ŭn)
Severe weakness and wasting due to lack of food, defect or disease.

inanition

the exhausted state due to prolonged undernutrition; starvation.
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