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noun as in consequences


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As with many diseases, after the acute infection has passed, a constellation of symptoms known as sequelae can still linger.

This curvature, unlike the lateral curvature, is a sequela of an actual disease of the bones.

We know that granular ophthalmia with trichiasis as a sequela was very rife.

Acute miliary tuberculosis of the lungs is more often met with as a sequela than as a complication.

Phthisis is, however, a much less frequent sequela of typhus than of typhoid fever.

Among those who recover, a common sequela, as before mentioned, is jaundice.

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On this page you'll find 12 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to sequela, such as: corollary, emanation, importance, ramification, residual, and residue.

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