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.
- 1. William Alexander Newman Dorland. Dorland's Illustrated Medical Dictionary. (2018) ISBN: 9781416023647
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