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  • verb Present participle of sclerose.


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  • Patients with lesions such as sclerosing adenosis, fibraoadenoma with complex features, moderate or florid hyperplasia without atypia, or atypical ductal or lobular hyperplasia were excluded from being either a case or a control.

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  • Less commonly it can cause pneumonia, meningitis, encephalitis and worst of all subacute sclerosing panencephalitis, which is an inflammation of the brain that emerges some years after the measles infection one in 100, 000 people.

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  • Primary sclerosing cholangitis: a disease in which the bile ducts narrow because of inflammation and scarring.

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  • Michael Plouffe , 31, of Old Lyme, Conn., had been trying for four years to get a claim approved based on sclerosing mesenteritis, a disease that causes inflammation of the small intestine.

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  • I'd been snowboarding on the World Cup circuit for a while and was feeling perfectly healthy when the doctors told me I had primary sclerosing cholangitis, or PSC.

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  • Claire starts to list the possibilities—viruses and cancers and alcohol, toxins and Tylenol, sclerosing ducts and impacted stones—but all the medical words sound coldly clinical, untranslatable even if she knew the Spanish words.


  • He'd have figured it out, knows Monash Medical Student, just as he diagnosed this week's case of subacute sclerosing pan-encephalitis.

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  • I can also cause subacute sclerosing pan-encephalitis.

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  • I can also cause subacute sclerosing pan-encephalitis.

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  • We are increasingly persuaded that measuring things in blood many years down the line tells us very little about the initiating events in what is, in effect, a static (non-progressive) encephalopathy unlike, for example, subacute sclerosing panencephalitis, which is a progressive measles encephalopathy.

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