Acute inflammation



acute inflammation

acute inflammation n.
Inflammation having a rapid onset and coming to a crisis relatively quickly, with a clear and distinct termination.
Historical Examples

In acute inflammation caused by the direct action of poisonous irritants they are pronounced and highly diagnostic.
A System of Practical Medicine By American Authors, Vol. II Various

Diffused bright-red discolorations belong to acute inflammation, and are rarely seen in the chronic form.
A System of Practical Medicine By American Authors, Vol. II Various

acute inflammation of the brain, and inflammatory rheumatism are not unusual at that season.
A New Guide for Emigrants to the West J. M. Peck

The diet of an animal suffering from acute inflammation is a factor of the greatest importance.
Special Report on Diseases of the Horse United States Department of Agriculture

He was suddenly attacked with acute inflammation of the eye.
Charlotte Bronte and Her Circle Clement K. Shorter

General blood-letting, if had recourse to early, must prove of much benefit in acute inflammation of the liver.
Special Report on Diseases of the Horse United States Department of Agriculture

Gout, gowt, n. an acute inflammation of the smaller joints, and esp.
Chambers’s Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 2 of 4: E-M) Various

Neither is the arachnoid often affected with acute inflammation, except as a secondary result.
Special Report on Diseases of the Horse United States Department of Agriculture

As a result of obstruction in the circulation, acute inflammation of the cerebellum may take place.
A System of Operative Surgery, Volume IV (of 4) Various

In acute inflammation we find a thickening and a roughened appearance of the endocardium throughout the cavities of the heart.
Special Report on Diseases of the Horse United States Department of Agriculture

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