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Definition of the noun rubor

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  1. a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat

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Google previewEnarratio Catulliana (1968)

Carmina L, Xxx, Lxv, Lxviii by Charles Witke

For instance, manat ore rubor is a conscious and skillful development from pallidulum manans pedem (line 6) which looks back in turn to mens fluctuat. The parallel would alone suffice to show how crucial the long ut clause is to the whole ...

Google previewInfection Control in the Intensive Care Unit (2011)

by Hendrick K.F. van Saene, Luciano Silvestri, Miguel A. de la Cal, Antonino Gullo

Rubor is the result of increased blood flow caused by vasodilatation and clinically measured as hypotension. Tumor develops as the consequence of the generalized edema associated with increased capillary leak. Calor can be recognized ...

Google previewPresentation, Imaging and Treatment of Common Musculoskeletal Conditions (2011)

MRI-Arthroscopy Correlation by Mark D. Miller, Timothy G. Sanders

Increased warmth may be present in the setting of infection or inflammation from Charcot changes 1 Dependant rubor is a sign of arterial insufficiency; irreversible arterial insufficiency is present in the setting of gangrene Footwear 1 Patients'; ...

Google previewWound Care Made Incredibly Visual! (2007)

by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Pale, shiny skin Pain in legs and feet Ulcer Thick, ridged nails Faint or absent pulses Identifying dependent rubor Dependent rubor is a sign of chronic arterial insufficiency. To elicit this sign during a physical examination: El Elevate the foot ...

Google previewPractical Cardiovascular Medicine (2017)

by Elias B. Hanna

Dependent rubor is an important marker of rest ischemia. To test for dependent rubor, raise the leg for 30–60 seconds, observe for pallor, then let it down and see how it slowly fills with a dusky red color suggestive of CLI, rather than quickly ...

Google previewGeriatric Secrets (2004)

by Mary Ann Forciea, Risa Lavizzo-Mourey, Edna P. Schwab

Dependent rubor is a condition of intense vasodilation that is the response of the superficial circulatory system to inadequate flow. In this situation, the toes, or typically the toes and a portion of the distal foot, become reddened with dependency ...

Google previewLexicon Hebraico-Chaldaico-Latino-Biblicum. In quo prima pars omnia vocabula, ordine alphabetico disposita ; ad suas radices refert, & universas interpretationes cuique genuinas exhibet. Secunda radices ita ordinabit, ut omnia vocabula derivata sub his reperire liceat : quaelibet autem interpretatio textu sacro in ea comprobabitur. Tertia tandem parte nomina propria in concordantiam rediguntur : cui accedet historia, chronologia, geographia. Opus observationibus grammatico-criticis conflatum. Auctore P.***. carmelita excalceato provinciae Avenionensis. Pars prima [-Pars secunda]. Faustissimis sub auspiciis ementissimi principis dominici passionei S. R. E. cardinalis amplissimi (1765)

ignominia , pudor , rubor", », ' А cum rubor-'e , dedecore, & rubormyëlp "VPD 'T52 ПЗУ afcendebat incendium civitatis ' . l Ц l ...

Google previewKritisch-etymologisches Wörterbuch der magyarischen Sprache, etc. (Magyaricae linguae lexicon critico-etymologicum, etc.). (1833)


rubor, sufl'usio ruboris, die Röthe, das Erröthen. Inde: piritnl (piriti, sl. „идет, graece) `torrere, cremare. rösten, brennen, 2) rubefacere, schamroth machen. Piritás, tostura, das Rösten, 2) rubefactìo, das Schamrotl'imaclien. Pirhanyagos, binc et ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Elder Care (2007)

The Comprehensive Resource on Geriatric and Social Care, Second Edition by Eugenia L. Siegler, MD, FACP, Elizabeth Capezuti, PhD, RN, FAAN, Mathy Mezey, EdD, RN, FAAN

Color changes include rubor and/or cyanosis, and the foot usually feels cool. Vasospastic changes are especially pronounced in colder climates. The skin is ...

Google previewChurchill Livingstone Medical Dictionary (2008)

by Chris Brooker

redness (rubor), swelling (tumor), pain (dolor) and ...

Google previewLexicon Orthopaedic Etymology (1999)

by Diab

Rubor, rub-, rubrLatin rubor: “redness,” from ruber (stem rubr-): “red, ruddy,” such as the color ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the Scottish Language (1867)

In which the Words are Explained in Their Different Senses ... by John Jamieson

rudw, rubor, "redness* or ruddinesse," Somn. To BUDDY, «. n. To make a l« ud reiterated noise, S. B.— Isl. Arid, a storm ; force In general. RUDDIKIN, s. V. Boddikim. BUDDOCH, Hfdoock, s. The Redbreast, Clydes. — 0. E. " Roddok birde.

Google previewJamieson's Dictionary of the Scottish Language (1867)

In which the Words are Explained in Their Different Senses.. by John Jamieson, John Johnstone (of Edinburgh.), John Longmuir

- rudu, rubor, “ rednesse or ruddinesse,” Somn. *** RUDDY, v. n. To make a loud reiterated ...

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Scrabble value of R1U1B3O1R1

The value of this 5-letter word is 7 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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