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Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun rubor:
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Definition of the noun rubor
What does rubor mean as a name of something?
- a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
- lexical domain: States - nouns denoting stable states of affairs
- synonyms of rubor: inflammation / redness
- more generic word: symptom = any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease
- more specific terms:
- adenitis = inflammation of a gland or lymph node
- alveolitis = inflammation of the alveoli in the lungs caused by inhaling dust
- alveolitis / dry socket = inflammation in the socket of a tooth
- angiitis = inflammation of a blood vessel or lymph duct
- aortitis = inflammation of the aorta
- appendicitis = inflammation of the vermiform appendix
- arteritis = inflammation of an artery
- balanitis = inflammation of the head of the penis
- balanoposthitis = inflammation of both the head of the penis and the foreskin
- blepharitis = inflammation of the eyelids characterized by redness and swelling and dried crusts
- bursitis = inflammation of a bursa
- carditis = inflammation of the heart
- catarrh = inflammation of the nose and throat with increased production of mucus
- cellulitis = an inflammation of body tissue (especially that below the skin) characterized by fever and swelling and redness and pain
- cervicitis = inflammation of the uterine cervix
- cheilitis = inflammation and cracking of the skin of the lips
- cholangitis = inflammation of the bile ducts
- cholecystitis = inflammation of the gall bladder
- chorditis = inflammation of the vocal cords
- chorditis = inflammation of the spermatic cord
- inflammatory bowel disease / colitis = inflammation of the colon
- colpitis = inflammation of the vagina
- colpocystitis = inflammation of the vagina and bladder
- conjunctivitis / pinkeye = inflammation of the conjunctiva of the eye
- corditis = inflammation of the spermatic cord
- costochondritis = inflammation at the junction of a rib and its cartilage
- dacryocystitis = inflammation of the lacrimal sac causing obstruction of the tube draining tears into the nose
- diverticulitis = inflammation of a diverticulum in the digestive tract
- encephalitis / cephalitis / phrenitis = inflammation of the brain usually caused by a virus
- encephalomyelitis = inflammation of the brain and spinal cord
- endarteritis = inflammation of the inner lining of an artery
- endocervicitis = inflammation of the mucous lining of the uterine cervix
- enteritis = inflammation of the intestine
- epicondylitis = painful inflammation of the muscles and soft tissues around an epicondyle
- epididymitis = painful inflammation of the epididymis
- epiglottitis = inflammation of the epiglottis
- episcleritis = inflammation of the sclera of the eye
- oesophagitis / esophagitis = inflammation of the esophagus
- fibrositis = inflammation of white fibrous tissues
- fibromyositis = local inflammation of muscle and connective tissue
- folliculitis = inflammation of a hair follicle
- funiculitis = inflammation of a funiculus
- gastritis = inflammation of the lining of the stomach
- glossitis = inflammation of the tongue
- hydrarthrosis = inflammation and swelling of a movable joint because of excess synovial fluid
- ileitis = inflammation of the ileum
- iridocyclitis = inflammation of the iris and ciliary body of the eye
- iridokeratitis = inflammation of the iris and cornea of the eye
- iritis = inflammation of the iris
- jejunitis = inflammation of the jejunum of the small intestine
- jejunoileitis = inflammation of the jejunum and the ileum of the small intestine
- keratitis = inflammation of the cornea causing watery painful eyes and blurred vision
- keratoconjunctivitis = inflammation of the cornea and conjunctiva
- keratoiritis = inflammation of the cornea and the iris of the eye
- keratoscleritis = inflammation of the cornea and sclera of the eye
- laminitis / founder = inflammation of the laminated tissue that attaches the hoof to the foot of a horse
- laryngitis = inflammation of the mucous membrane of the larynx
- laryngopharyngitis = inflammation of the larynx and pharynx
- laryngotracheobronchitis = inflammation of the larynx and trachea and bronchial passageways
- lymphadenitis = inflammation of lymph nodes
- lymphangitis = inflammation of a lymph vessel
- mastitis = inflammation of a breast
- mastoiditis = inflammation of the mastoid
- endometritis / metritis = inflammation of the lining of the uterus
- myelitis = inflammation of the spinal cord
- myositis = inflammation of muscle tissue
- myometritis = inflammation of the myometrium
- neuritis = inflammation of a nerve accompanied by pain and sometimes loss of function
- oophoritis = inflammation of one or both ovaries
- orchitis = inflammation of one or both testes
- osteitis = inflammation of a bone as a consequence of infection or trauma or degeneration
- otitis = inflammation of the ear
- ovaritis = inflammation of the ovaries
- pancreatitis = inflammation of the pancreas
- parametritis = inflammation of connective tissue adjacent to the uterus
- parotitis = inflammation of one or both parotid glands
- peritoneal inflammation / peritonitis = inflammation of the peritoneum
- phalangitis = inflammation of a finger or toe
- phlebitis = inflammation of a vein
- pneumonitis = inflammation of the lungs
- posthitis = inflammation of the foreskin of the penis
- proctitis = inflammation of the rectum; marked by bloody stools and a frequent urge to defecate
- prostatitis = inflammation of the prostate gland characterized by perineal pain and irregular urination and (if severe) chills and fever
- rachitis = inflammation of the vertebral column
- radiculitis = inflammation of the radicle of a nerve
- retinitis = inflammation of the retina
- rhinitis / coryza = an inflammation of the mucous membrane lining the nose
- sinusitis = inflammation of one of the paranasal sinuses
- salpingitis = inflammation of a Fallopian tube (usually the result of infection spreading from the vagina or uterus) or of a Eustachian tube
- scleritis = inflammation of the sclera
- sialadenitis = inflammation of the salivary glands
- splenitis = inflammation of the spleen
- spondylitis = inflammation of a spinal joint
- stomatitis = inflammation of the mucous membrane of the mouth
- synovitis = inflammation of the synovial membrane that lines a synovial joint
- tarsitis = inflammation of the eyelid
- tendinitis / tendonitis / tenonitis = inflammation of a tendon
- thyroiditis = inflammation of the thyroid gland
- tonsillitis = inflammation of the tonsils
- tracheitis = inflammation of the trachea
- tracheobronchitis = common respiratory infection characterized by inflammation of the trachea and the bronchi
- tympanitis = inflammation of the inner ear
- ulitis = inflammation of the gums
- ureteritis = inflammation of the ureter
- uveitis = inflammation of the uvea of the eye
- uvulitis = inflammation of the uvula
- vaginitis = inflammation of the vagina
- valvulitis = inflammation of a valve
- vasculitis = inflammation of a blood vessel
- vasovesiculitis = inflammation of the vas deferens and seminal vesicles
- vesiculitis = inflammation of a seminal vesicle
- vulvitis = inflammation of the vulva
- vulvovaginitis = inflammation of the vulva and the vagina
- shin splints = painful inflammation of the muscles around the shins
- part of: inflammatory disease = a disease characterized by inflammation
Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for RUBOR
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Enarratio 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 ...
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 ...
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'; ...
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 ...
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 ...
Geriatric 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 ...
Lexicon 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 ...
Kritisch-etymologisches Wörterbuch der magyarischen Sprache, etc. (Magyaricae linguae lexicon critico-etymologicum, etc.). (1833)
by Gergely DANKOVSZKY
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 ...
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 ...
by Chris Brooker
redness (rubor), swelling (tumor), pain (dolor) and ...
Rubor, rub-, rubrLatin rubor: “redness,” from ruber (stem rubr-): “red, ruddy,” such as the color ...
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.
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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