multisystemic


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multisystemic

(mŭl′tē-sĭ-stĕm′ĭk, -stē′mĭk, -tī-)
adj.
Relating to a disease or condition that affects many organ systems of the body.
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Reproduction of lesions of postweaning multisystemic wasting syndrome by infection of conventional pigs with porcine circovirus type 2 alone or in combination with porcine parvovirus.
Besides sugar and carb cravings, his multisystemic chronic disease was evident by multiple other complaints and conditions from the brain down.
The Multisystemic Therapy model and the Neighborhood Project are described fully in a text (Swenson, Henggeler, Taylor, & Addison, 2010) that had significant contributions from the Union Heights community members.
The dog showed blindness which may be due to ehrlichiosis with multisystemic signs such as polyarthritis, neurologic signs due to meningitis and ocular signs such as anterior uveitis, chorioretinitis, pappiledema, retinal perivascular infiltrate and retinal haemorrhage.
Full systemic examination is warranted in children who do not respond to medical treatment to exclude multisystemic involvement of the disease and to detect if the child is immunocompromised.
Partially digested dermatan sulfate and heparan sulfate accumulates and leads to multisystemic alterations including the skeleton, internal organs and central nervous system.
It is an autosomal dominant disease characterized by multisystemic lesions.
Attacks of acute intermittent porphyria and those of [delta]-ALAD deficiency porphyria, an even rarer condition, can share many of the multisystemic features of acute lead intoxication, although the anemia induced by severe lead intoxication is usually more profound.
Menkes disease (MD) is a rare, lethal multisystemic disorder of copper metabolism characterized by cerebral and cerebellar neurodegeneration, fair skin with peculiar "kinky hair" and connective tissue abnormalities.
Vogt Koyanagi Harada (VKH) disease is an autoimmune, multisystemic disorder.