from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A pathological condition resulting from a disease.
- n. A secondary consequence or result.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A disease or condition which is caused by an earlier disease or problem.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. An adherent, or a band or sect of adherents.
- n. That which follows as the logical result of reasoning; inference; conclusion; suggestion.
- n. A morbid phenomenon left as the result of a disease; a disease resulting from another.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. That which follows; a following.
- n. In pathology, the consequent of a disease; a morbid affection which follows another, as cardiac disease after acute rheumatism, etc.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. any abnormality following or resulting from a disease or injury or treatment
These neurologic sequela are manifested as periventricular leukomalacia, seen on MRI or CT scans.
The article suggests that there is significant overlap between the definition of autism and the VICP's definitions of encephalopathy, seizure and sequela resulting events.
Finally, we are going to be hearing a good deal more about vaccines, seizure disorders, and autism as a "residual sequela" of the injury.
Oh, and one more sequela from this event – I despise telephones.
In medicine we talk about sequela, a pathological condition resulting from an injury, disease, or attack.
Only other sequela I've noticed is a small numb spot on the lateral side of the knee.
Of course there will be a sequel...if anyone has seen the first one, they obviously decided on a sequela long, long time ago.
The mineral mud is believed to be able to alleviate pain from rheumatoid arthritis, sequela of traumatisms and peripheral nervous system diseases.
And also, the sort of sequela of that, is where do you think your research fits in?
Flamma simul libidinis ingreditur; ira, furor et superbia, divitiarum sequela.
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