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Meaning of "stenosis" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD STENOSIS

Via New Latin from Greek stenōsis, from stenoun to constrict, from stenos narrow.
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PRONUNCIATION OF STENOSIS

stenosis  [stɪˈnəʊsɪs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF STENOSIS

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Stenosis is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES STENOSIS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Stenosis

A stenosis is an abnormal narrowing in a blood vessel or other tubular organ or structure. It is also sometimes called a stricture. The term coarctation is a synonym, but is commonly used only in the context of aortic coarctation. Restenosis is the recurrence of stenosis after a procedure.

Definition of stenosis in the English dictionary

The definition of stenosis in the dictionary is an abnormal narrowing of a bodily canal or passage.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH STENOSIS


acrocyanosis
ˌækrəʊˌsaɪəˈnəʊsɪs
adenosis
ˌædɪˈnəʊsɪs
biocenosis
ˌbaɪəʊsɪˈnəʊsɪs
byssinosis
ˌbɪsɪˈnəʊsɪs
calcinosis
ˌkælsɪˈnəʊsɪs
cyanosis
ˌsaɪəˈnəʊsɪs
cystinosis
ˌsɪstəˈnəʊsɪs
diagnosis
ˌdaɪəɡˈnəʊsɪs
gnosis
ˈnəʊsɪs
hypervitaminosis
ˌhaɪpəˌvɪtəmɪˈnəʊsɪs
hypnosis
hɪpˈnəʊsɪs
kenosis
kɪˈnəʊsɪs
melanosis
ˌmɛləˈnəʊsɪs
misdiagnosis
ˌmɪsdaɪəɡˈnəʊsɪs
overdiagnosis
ˌəʊvəˌdaɪəɡˈnəʊsɪs
pollinosis
ˌpɒlɪˈnəʊsɪs
prognosis
prɒɡˈnəʊsɪs
serodiagnosis
ˌsɪərəʊˌdaɪəɡˈnəʊsɪs
trichinosis
ˌtrɪkɪˈnəʊsɪs
vaginosis
ˌvædʒɪˈnəʊsɪs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE STENOSIS

stenohaline
stenokous
stenoky
stenopaeic
stenopaic
stenopetalous
stenophagous
stenophyllous
stenosed
stenoses
stenotherm
stenothermal
stenotic
stenotopic
stenotropic
Stenotype
stenotyper
stenotypic
stenotypist
stenotypy

WORDS THAT END LIKE STENOSIS

astereognosis
autohypnosis
avitaminosis
biocoenosis
carcinosis
cytodiagnosis
enosis
fetal diagnosis
hyperinosis
hypinosis
narcohypnosis
necrosis
paragnosis
resinosis
self-hypnosis
stegnosis
stereognosis
syntenosis
X-ray diagnosis
xenodiagnosis
zoonosis

Synonyms and antonyms of stenosis in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «stenosis» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF STENOSIS

Find out the translation of stenosis to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of stenosis from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «stenosis» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

狭窄
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

estenosis
570 millions of speakers

English

stenosis
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

एक प्रकार का रोग
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

تضيق
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

стеноз
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

estenose
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

দেহনালির সংকীর্ণ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

sténose
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Stenosis
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Stenose
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

狭窄症
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

협착
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Stenosis
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

chứng thật
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

குறுக்கம்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

स्टेनोसिस
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

darlığı
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

stenosi
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

zwężenie
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

стеноз
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

stenoză
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

στένωση
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

stenose
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

stenos
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

stenose
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of stenosis

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «STENOSIS»

The term «stenosis» is quite widely used and occupies the 34.959 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «STENOSIS» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «stenosis» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «stenosis» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about stenosis

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «STENOSIS»

Discover the use of stenosis in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to stenosis and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Treat Your Own Spinal Stenosis
Clearly radiographic pictures of one's spine do not tell the whole tale, as there are many people that are able to live pain-free with spinal stenosis.
Jim Johnson, 2010
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Asymptomatic Carotid Artery Stenosis: A Primer on Risk ...
DUS examination is an integral part of the evaluation of the extracranial carotid circulation. Its creation as a technology was driven mainly by the perceived need to estimate stenosis non-invasively and by a widely known awareness that bruit ...
Issam D. Moussa, Tatjana Rundek, JP Mohr, 2007
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The Lumbar Spine
There is no universally accepted definition of the term spinal stenosis. Gunzburg et al. (1), in an article correlating computed tomography (CT) findings with decompression surgery, state, "Lumbar spinal stenosis is ... a clinical condition and not ...
Harry N. Herkowitz, International Society for Study of the Lumbar Spine, 2004
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Lumbar Spinal Stenosis
Written by an international group of more than 70 leading experts, this volume is a comprehensive, up-to-date review of the anatomy, biomechanics, etiology, physiopathology, diagnosis, and treatment of lumbar spinal stenosis.
Robert Gunzburg, Marek Szpalski, 2000
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Pediatric Airway Surgery: Management of Laryngotracheal ...
This book provides detailed insight into the difficult problem of pediatric airway management.
Philippe Monnier, 2010
6
Coronary artery stenosis and reversing atherosclerosis
This second edition of the definitive text on coronary artery stenoses covers basic concepts and clinical treatment for stabilizing and reversing atherosclerosis.
K. Lance Gould, 1999
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Imaging of Carotid Artery Stenosis
ARTERY. STENOSIS. B. K. Lal Department of Surgery, New Jersey Medical School, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, New Jersey, USA Table 1. Representative Doppler ultrasound velocity criteria for the diagnosis ...
Bernhard Schaller, 2007
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Surgery of the External Auditory Canal
1, Figs. 11-23), there is hardly any risk of an ear canal stenosis. Nothing has changed laterally in the ear canal. In an endaural approach with an intercar- tilaginous incision or other lateral incisions, such as Heermann A, B or C, Shambaugh's, ...
Mirko Tos, 1997
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Spinal Stenosis: New Insights for the Healthcare ...
Spinal Stenosis: New Insights for the Healthcare Professional: 2011 Edition is a ScholarlyPaper™ that delivers timely, authoritative, and intensively focused information about Spinal Stenosis in a compact format.
‎2012
10
Motor Vehicle Collision Injuries: Biomechanics, Diagnosis, ...
Such predisposing conditions include cervical spondylolysis, central stenosis, congenital segmentation anomalies, and previous surgical fusion of the cervical spine. Patients with pre-existing spondylolysis or central spinal canal stenosis may ...
Larry S. Nordhoff, 2005

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «STENOSIS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term stenosis is used in the context of the following news items.
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David Wright takes another step forward in spinal stenosis rehab
Wright, who has been rehabbing from spinal stenosis in Los Angeles, will travel to New York and begin to "engage in baseball activity" with the Mets early next ... «WABC-TV, Jul 15»
2
Status quo for David Wright with spinal stenosis
People familiar with Wright's progress as he deals with spinal stenosis say the transition from his current rehab to baseball activity will be subtle anyway. It is not ... «ESPN, Jul 15»
3
Q&A: Spinal expert on David Wright, stenosis prognosis
SAN DIEGO -- New York Mets captain David Wright described his case of lower-back stenosis as coming from a variety of factors: being born with a narrower ... «ESPN, Jun 15»
4
Mets injury update: David Wright and understanding spinal stenosis
Since being shut down again—this time with spinal stenosis—there has been a lot of discussion about David Wright's ailing back and his seemingly endless ... «Amazin' Avenue, May 15»
5
Mets third baseman David Wright's setback: What is spinal stenosis?
Spinal stenosis, a narrowing of the spine, is likely the reason only two Manning brothers have played in the NFL. Cooper Manning, brother of Eli and Peyton, ... «NJ.com, May 15»
6
Top Florida OL Rod Johnson's career is over due to cervical stenosis
Florida offensive lineman Roderick Johnson's career is over after doctors diagnosed the redshirt sophomore with congenital cervical stenosis, described as "a ... «CBSSports.com, Apr 15»
7
Spinal Stenosis: Similar Results With PT and Surgery
Patients with lumbar spinal stenosis (LSS) who received physical therapy (PT) had similar symptom relief and functional improvements during the first 2 years as ... «Medscape, Apr 15»
8
Stenting for Symptomatic Intracranial Stenosis Flops Again
For patients with symptomatic intracranial stenosis, treatment with a balloon-expandable stent worsens outcomes compared with medical therapy alone, ... «TCTMD, Mar 15»
9
Public Release: 15-Mar-2015 Elderly aortic stenosis patients live …
Researchers at 21 medical centers followed 358 patients with severe aortic stenosis for five years. The patients, with a mean age of 83, were evenly divided into ... «EurekAlert, Mar 15»
10
Spinal Stenosis Therapeutic Pipeline H1 2015 Review Research …
RnRMarketResearch.com adds "Spinal Stenosis - Pipeline Review, H1 2015" therapeutic market research report provides an overview of the Spinal Stenosis's ... «PR Newswire, Mar 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Stenosis [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/stenosis>. Nov 2019 ».
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