lesion

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lesion

any structural change in a bodily part resulting from injury or disease

lesion

[′lē·zhən]
(biology)
A structural or functional alteration due to injury or disease.
(cell and molecular biology)
A damaged site in a gene, chromosome, or protein molecule.
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Most of the patients had degenerative lesions - II[degrees] - 64%.
Four groups of patients were distinguished, depending on the character and extent of degenerative lesions observed in the ocular fundus.
In these vessels, deterioration in the parameters was parallel to the exacerbation of degenerative lesions in the retina and choroid of the eye.
A reduction in Vmin caused a statistically significant increase in the degenerative lesions both in the right and left eyes.
A detailed statistical analysis of the changes in blood flow parameters in the temporal short posterior artery depending on degenerative lesions is presented in Table I.
Degenerative lesions of the TFCC are class II lesions (Table 3).

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