Sequela (term)

Dr Daniel J Bell et al.

Sequelae (singular: sequela) (complications is a synonym) refers to any pathological entities that occur as a result of a pre-existing condition 2

History and etymology

Sequela derives from the Latin word 'sequi' which means follow 1

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rID: 61742
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Complications (term)
  • Sequel
  • Sequels
  • Sequelae

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