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sequela

 [sĕ-kwel´ah] (pl. seque´lae) (L.)
a morbid condition following or occurring as a consequence of another condition or event.
postpolio sequela (postpoliomyelitis sequela) postpoliomyelitis syndrome.
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se·que·la

, pl.

se·que·lae

(sē-kwē'la, sē-kwel'ē),
A condition following as a consequence of a disease.
[L. sequela, a sequel, fr. sequor, to follow]
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sequela

(sĭ-kwĕl′ə)
n. pl. se·quelae (-kwĕl′ē)
1. A pathological condition resulting from a disease.
2. A secondary consequence or result.
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se·que·la

, pl. sequelae (sĕ-kwel'ă, -lē)
A condition following as a consequence of a disease.
[L. sequela, a sequel, fr. sequor, to follow]
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sequela

A sequel. Any condition or state that follows a disease, disorder, or injury, especially one that is a consequence of it. A COMPLICATION. The term is most often used in the plural form-sequelae.
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se·que·la

, pl. sequelae (sĕ-kwel'ă, -lē)
A condition following as a consequence of a disease.
[L. sequela, a sequel, fr. sequor, to follow]
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