Definition of Inflammatory. Meaning of Inflammatory. Synonyms of Inflammatory

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Definition of Inflammatory

Inflammatory
Inflammatory In*flam"ma*to*ry, a. [Cf. F. inflammatoire.] 1. Tending to inflame, kindle, or irritate. 2. Tending to excite anger, animosity, tumult, or sedition; seditious; as, inflammatory libels, writings, speeches, or publications. --Burke. 3. (Med.) Accompanied with, or tending to cause, preternatural heat and excitement of arterial action; as, an inflammatory disease. Inflammatory crust. (Med.) Same as Buffy coat, under Buffy. Inflammatory fever, a variety of fever due to inflammation.

Meaning of Inflammatory from wikipedia

- Inflammatory may refer to: Inflammation, a biological response to harmful stimuli The word inflammatory is also used to refer literally to fire and flammability...
- necrotic cells and tissues damaged from the original insult and the inflammatory process, and initiate tissue repair. The five cl****ical signs of inflammation...
- Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) are a drug cl**** that reduce pain, decrease fever, prevent blood clots and, in higher doses, decrease inflammation...
- Anti-inflammatory (or antiinflammatory) is the property of a substance or treatment that reduces inflammation or swelling. Anti-inflammatory drugs make...
- Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is a group of inflammatory conditions of the colon and small intestine. Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis are the...
- Systemic inflammatory response syndrome (SIRS) is an inflammatory state affecting the whole body. It is the body's response to an infectious or noninfectious...
- autoimmune include celiac disease, diabetes mellitus type 1, Graves' disease, inflammatory bowel disease, multiple sclerosis, psoriasis, rheumatoid arthritis, and...
- Chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy is an acquired immune-mediated inflammatory disorder of the peripheral nervous system. The disorder...
- receptor-glucocorticoid complex up-regulates the expression of anti-inflammatory proteins in the nucleus (a process known as transactivation) and represses...
- Diagnosis is typically by colonoscopy with tissue biopsies. It is a kind of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) along with Crohn's disease and microscopic colitis...
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