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Mesh term Inflammation

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Pathologic Processes


A pathological process characterized by injury or destruction of tissues caused by a variety of cytologic and chemical reactions. It is usually manifested by typical signs of pain, heat, redness, swelling, and loss of function.

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Acute-Phase Reaction
Foreign-Body Reaction
Neurogenic Inflammation
Systemic Inflammatory Response Syndrome

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