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Common Variable Immunodeficiency definition: Heterogeneous group of immunodeficiency syndromes characterized by hypogammaglobulinemia of most isotypes, variable B-cell defects, and the presence of recurrent bacterial infections.
Dyslexia, Acquired definition: A receptive visual aphasia characterized by the loss of a previously possessed ability to comprehend the meaning or significance of handwritten words, despite intact vision. This condition may be associated with posterior cerebral artery infarction (INFARCTION, POSTERIOR CEREBRAL ARTERY) and other BRAIN DISEASES.
Lymphedema definition: Edema due to obstruction of lymph vessels or disorders of the lymph nodes.
lymphedema definition: edema due to obstruction of lymph vessels or disorders of the lymph nodes.
lymphedema definition: (LIMF-eh-DEE-ma) A condition in which excess fluid collects in tissue and causes swelling. It may occur in the arm or leg after lymph vessels or lymph nodes in the underarm or groin are removed or treated with radiation.
Lymphedema definition: Excess fluid collection in tissues, causing swelling. It is the result of obstruction of lymphatic vessels or lymph nodes. -- 2004
acquired immunodeficiency definition: a deficiency of immune response or a disorder characterized by deficient immune response; classified as antibody (B cell), cellular (T cell), combined deficiency, or phagocytic dysfunction disorders; not genetic in origin, but produced by influences originating outside the organism.
Adaptive Immunity definition: Protection from an infectious disease agent that is mediated by B- and T- LYMPHOCYTES following exposure to specific antigen, and characterized by IMMUNOLOGIC MEMORY. It can result from either previous infection with that agent or vaccination (IMMUNITY, ACTIVE), or transfer of antibody or lymphocytes from an immune donor (IMMUNIZATION, PASSIVE).
Toxoplasmosis, Acquired definition: Acquired as an adult.
Acquired Hemangioma definition: A hemangioma that is not present at birth but develops later in life.
Acquired Feminization definition: The development of secondary female sex characteristics in males due to extrinsic factors.
Image Acquired definition: Event of the acquisition of an image.
Acquired Image definition: Image acquired during a specified event.