red hepatization

red hepatization
hepatización roja, segunda fase de neumonía.

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  • red hepatization — a usually early stage of hepatization in which the solidified lung tissue is red from excess of blood …   Medical dictionary

  • hepatization — n. the conversion of lung tissue, which normally holds air, into a solid liver like mass during the course of acute lobar pneumonia. In the early stages of lobar pneumonia, the lungs show red hepatization due to the presence of red and white… …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • hepatization — Conversion of a loose tissue into a firm mass like the substance of the liver macroscopically, denoting especially such a change in the lungs in the consolidation of pneumonia. gray h. the second stage of h. in pneumonia, when the …   Medical dictionary

  • pneumococcal pneumonia — a type of acute pneumonia usually caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae, with inflammation of one or more lobe(s) of the lung; characteristics include chills followed by sudden fever, dyspnea, tachypnea, pain in the side, and coughing with… …   Medical dictionary