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Calor

Calor heat, as one of the four signs of inflammation (c., rubor, tumour, dolor) enunciated by Celsus. Origin:... Read More

Calorie

Definition noun, plural: calories (1) Gram calorie: unit of heat energy that is equal to the amount of heat needed to... Read More

Functio laesa

Functio laesa Loss of function; a fifth sign of inflammation added by galen to those enunciated by Celsus (rubor, tumour,... Read More

Dolor

Dolor pain, as one of the four signs of inflammation (d., calor, rubor, tumour) enunciated by Celsus. Origin:... Read More

Inflammatory response

Definition noun, plural: inflammatory responses (medicine) A response of the body to an injurious agent, characterized by... Read More