red induration

n.

A condition observed in the lungs in which there is an advanced degree of acute passive congestion, acute pneumonitis, or a similar pathologic process.

Nearby words

  1. red hepatization,
  2. red herring,
  3. red hind,
  4. red in the face, be,
  5. red indian,
  6. red infarct,
  7. red ink,
  8. red jacket,
  9. red jungle fowl,
  10. red kangaroo


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