Definition of Catarrhal

1. Adjective. Of or relating to a catarrh. "Catarrhal fever is any of several respiratory or oral diseases of livestock such as bluetongue in horses and sheep"

Partainyms: Catarrh
Derivative terms: Catarrh



Definition of Catarrhal

1. a. Pertaining to, produced by, or attending, catarrh; of the nature of catarrh.

Definition of Catarrhal

1. Adjective. Relating to catarrh ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Catarrhal

1. [adj]

Medical Definition of Catarrhal

1. Relating to or affected with catarrh. (05 Mar 2000)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Catarrhal

cataracta brunescens
cataracta cerulea
cataracta electrica
cataracta nigra
cataracta ossea
cataractogenesis
cataractogenic
cataractous
cataracts
cataraft
catarafts
catarrh
catarrhal (current term)
catarrhal asthma
catarrhal fever
catarrhal gastritis
catarrhal inflammation
catarrhal jaundice
catarrhal ophthalmia
catarrhally
catarrhine
catarrhines
catarrhinian
catarrhous
catarrhs
catarrhy
catasta

Literary usage of Catarrhal

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Monographic Medicine by William Robie Patten Emerson, Guido Guerrini, William Brown, Wendell Christopher Phillips, John Whitridge Williams, John Appleton Swett, Hans Günther, Mario Mariotti, Hugh Grant Rowell (1916)
"catarrhal jaundice, sporadic and epidemic, and its relation to acute yellow atrophy of the liver. Quart. JM, Oxford, 1912-13, tri, 1-29. ..."

2. A Text-book of Practical Medicine: With Particular Reference to Physiology by Felix von Niemeyer (1883)
"The catarrhal process is a form of disease peculiar to the mucous membranes, and, as no mucous membrane with mucous glands exists in the pulmonary vesicles, ..."

3. The Diseases of Infancy and Childhood: For the Use of Students and by Luther Emmett Holt (1902)
"The term catarrhal spasm, first suggested, I think, by Goodhart, ... catarrhal spasm of the larynx is most frequently associated with enlarged tonsils and ..."

4. A Text-book of Practical Medicine: With Particular Reference to Physiology by Felix von Niemeyer (1883)
"The catarrhal process is a form of disease peculiar to the mucous membranes, and, as no mucous membrane with mucous glands exists in the pulmonary vesicles, ..."

5. A Practical treatise on the diseases of the eye by William Mackenzie, Thomas Wharton Jones (1855)
"The inflammation in the catarrhal ophthalmia, which is by far the most common ... In catarrhal ophthalmia, the patient uniformly complains of a feeling of ..."

6. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1897)
"These very favorable results should encourage a further trial of the drug in acute bronchitis and other catarrhal diseases. ..."

7. A Treatise on the practice of medicine by Roberts Bartholow (1898)
"By the term catarrhal pneumonia is meant a catarrhal inflammation involving the bronchioles ... It is probable that a catarrhal inflammation never begins, ..."

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