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inflammations, plural;
  1. A localized physical condition in which part of the body becomes reddened, swollen, hot, and often painful, esp. as a reaction to injury or infection
    • - chronic inflammation of the nasal cavities

  1. a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
  2. excitement: the state of being emotionally aroused and worked up; "his face was flushed with excitement and his hands trembled"; "he tried to calm those who were in a state of extreme inflammation"
  3. arousal to violent emotion
  4. ignition: the act of setting something on fire
  5. (inflammatory) characterized or caused by inflammation; "an inflammatory process"; "an inflammatory response"
  6. (inflammatory) incendiary: arousing to action or rebellion
  7. Inflammation (Latin, inflammare, to set on fire) is part of the complex biological response of vascular tissues to harmful stimuli, such as pathogens, damaged cells, or irritants. ...
  8. The act of inflaming, kindling, or setting on fire; also, the state of being inflamed; A morbid condition of any part of the body, consisting in congestion of the blood vessels, with obstruction of the blood current, and growth of morbid tissue. ...
  9. (Inflammations) A pathological process in which pain, heat, redness and swelling occur.
  10. (Inflammatory) A term concerning diseases that are caused by white blood cells which abnormally enter various tissues.
  11. (inflammatory) Ankylosing spondylitis Â· Sacroiliitis Â· Discitis Â· Pott disease
  12. the body's reaction to trauma, infection, or a foreign substance, often associated with pain, heat, redness, swelling, and/or loss of function.
  13. used to describe an area on the body that is swollen, red, hot, and in pain.
  14. redness, swelling, heat, and pain in a tissue due to chemical or physical injury, infection, or allergic reactions in the nose, lungs, and skin.
  15. When the liver first becomes infected with hepatitis B, mild to moderate swelling will occur. Liver inflammation can also lead to more serious conditions such as fibrosis, cirrhosis and liver cancer.
  16. Swelling in CF airways or surrounding tissue due to irritation, infection, or disease.
  17. A reaction to the invasion of microorganisms through the skin or through the epithelial layers of the respiratory, digestive, or urinary system; characterized by four signs: redness, swelling, heat, and pain.
  18. pathological changes in tissues related to physical, chemical or biological agent
  19. A reaction of the skin to disease or injury.
  20. A response from an injury that may be characterized by redness, heat, pain, swelling and loss of function.
  21. An area that is red, hot, and painful, often because it is infected.
  22. redness, swelling, and pain as a result of irritation, injury or infection
  23. Swelling caused by the accumulation of lymph and blood cells at the site of infection or injury.
  24. Redness, swelling, heat and pain resulting from injury to tissue (parts of the body underneath the skin). Also known as swelling.
  25. A pathologic process involving complex chemical and cellular reactions that occurs in tissues in response to injury or abnormal stimulation. ...