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ketonuria (Also ketonurias) : Related Words Words similar in meaning to ketonuria

urinary

  • adjective of or relating to the function or production or secretion of urine
  • adjective of or relating to the urinary system of the body

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hypocalcemia

  • noun abnormally low level of calcium in the blood; associated with hypoparathyroidism or kidney malfunction or vitamin D deficiency
    hypocalcaemia.

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chain

  • noun a series of things depending on each other as if linked together
    concatenation.
    • the chain of command
    • a complicated concatenation of circumstances
  • noun (chemistry) a series of linked atoms (generally in an organic molecule)
    chemical chain.

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morning_sickness

  • noun nausea early in the day; a characteristic symptom in the early months of pregnancy

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causalgia

  • noun a burning pain in a limb along the course of a peripheral nerve; usually associated with skin changes

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hypercholesterolemia

  • noun the presence of an abnormal amount of cholesterol in the cells and plasma of the blood; associated with the risk of atherosclerosis
    hypercholesteremia.

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yellow

  • noun yellow color or pigment; the chromatic color resembling the hue of sunflowers or ripe lemons
    yellowness.
  • verb turn yellow
    • The pages of the book began to yellow

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disc

  • noun sound recording consisting of a disk with a continuous groove; used to reproduce music by rotating while a phonograph needle tracks in the groove
    phonograph recording; platter; phonograph record; record; disk.
  • noun something with a round shape resembling a flat circular plate
    disk; saucer.
    • the moon's disk hung in a cloudless sky

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sleep

  • noun a natural and periodic state of rest during which consciousness of the world is suspended
    slumber.
    • he didn't get enough sleep last night
    • calm as a child in dreamless slumber
  • noun a torpid state resembling deep sleep
    sopor.

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volitantes

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pyrectic

  • noun any substance that can cause a rise in body temperature
    pyrogen.
  • adjective having or causing fever

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stinging

  • noun a kind of pain; something as sudden and painful as being stung
    sting.
    • the sting of death
    • he felt the stinging of nettles
  • verb cause a sharp or stinging pain or discomfort
    bite; burn; sting.
    • The sun burned his face

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adjustment

  • noun making or becoming suitable; adjusting to circumstances
    fitting; accommodation.
  • noun the act of making something different (as e.g. the size of a garment)
    modification; alteration.

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milk

  • noun a white nutritious liquid secreted by mammals and used as food by human beings
  • noun produced by mammary glands of female mammals for feeding their young

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betahydroxybutyrate

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withdrawal_symptom

  • noun any physical or psychological disturbance (as sweating or depression) experienced by a drug addict when deprived of the drug

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uricaciduria

  • noun presence of abnormal amounts of uric acid in the urine; symptom of gout

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radiation_syndrome

  • noun syndrome resulting from exposure to ionizing radiation (e.g., exposure to radioactive chemicals or to nuclear explosions); low doses cause diarrhea and nausea and vomiting and sometimes loss of hair; greater exposure can cause sterility and cataracts and some forms of cancer and other diseases; severe exposure can cause death within hours
    radiation; radiation sickness.
    • he was suffering from radiation

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founder

  • noun inflammation of the laminated tissue that attaches the hoof to the foot of a horse
    laminitis.
  • noun a person who founds or establishes some institution
    founding father; father; beginner.
    • George Washington is the father of his country

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physiological

  • adjective of or relating to the biological study of physiology
    • physiological psychology
    • Pavlov's physiological theories
  • adjective satellite of or consistent with an organism's normal functioning
    physiologic.
    • physiologic functions
    • physiological processes

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flash

  • noun a sudden intense burst of radiant energy
  • noun a momentary brightness

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tetanilla

  • noun clinical neurological syndrome characterized by muscular twitching and cramps and (when severe) seizures; associated with calcium deficiency (hypoparathyroidism) or vitamin D deficiency or alkalosis
    intermittent tetanus; tetany; intermittent cramp; apyretic tetanus.

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appendicitis

  • noun inflammation of the vermiform appendix

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dry_socket

  • noun inflammation in the socket of a tooth; sometimes occurs after a tooth is extracted and a blood clot fails to form
    alveolitis.

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epicondylitis

  • noun painful inflammation of the muscles and soft tissues around an epicondyle

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crimson

  • noun a deep and vivid red color
    ruby; deep red.
  • verb turn red, as if in embarrassment or shame
    blush; redden; flush.
    • The girl blushed when a young man whistled as she walked by

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cervicitis

  • noun inflammation of the uterine cervix

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albers-schonberg_disease

  • noun an inherited disorder characterized by an increase in bone density; in severe forms the bone marrow cavity may be obliterated
    osteopetrosis; marble bones disease.

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degeneration

  • noun the process of declining from a higher to a lower level of effective power or vitality or essential quality
    devolution.
  • noun the state of being degenerate in mental or moral qualities
    decadence; decadency; degeneracy.

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congenital_afibrinogenemia

  • noun a rare congenital disorder of blood coagulation in which no fibrinogen is found in the blood plasma

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abetalipoproteinemia

  • noun a rare inherited disorder of fat metabolism; characterized by severe deficiency of beta-lipoproteins and abnormal red blood cells (acanthocytes) and abnormally low cholesterol levels

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woman

  • noun an adult female person (as opposed to a man)
    adult female.
    • the woman kept house while the man hunted
  • noun a female person who plays a significant role (wife or mistress or girlfriend) in the life of a particular man
    • he was faithful to his woman

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torture

  • noun extreme mental distress
    torment; anguish.
  • noun unbearable physical pain
    torment.

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amenia

  • noun absence or suppression of normal menstrual flow
    amenorrhoea; amenorrhea.

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cardiomegaly

  • noun an abnormal enlargement of the heart
    megacardia; enlarged heart; megalocardia.
    • mild cardiomegaly is common in athletes

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ague

  • noun a fit of shivering or shaking
  • noun successive stages of chills and fever that is a symptom of malaria
    chills and fever.

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asthmatic

  • noun a person suffering from asthma
    • she is a chronic asthmatic
    • the painful gasps of a dying asthmatic
  • adjective satellite relating to breathing with a whistling sound
    wheezing; wheezy.

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fat

  • noun a soft greasy substance occurring in organic tissue and consisting of a mixture of lipids (mostly triglycerides)
    • pizza has too much fat
  • noun a kind of body tissue containing stored fat that serves as a source of energy; it also cushions and insulates vital organs
    fatty tissue; adipose tissue.
    • fatty tissue protected them from the severe cold

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autosomal_recessive_disease

  • noun a disease caused by the presence of two recessive mutant genes on an autosome
    autosomal recessive defect.

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odynophagia

  • noun severe pain on swallowing due to a disorder of the esophagus

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hemoglobinuria

  • noun presence of hemoglobin in the urine
    haemoglobinuria.

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floater

  • noun spots before the eyes caused by opaque cell fragments in the vitreous humor and lens
    spots; musca volitans; muscae volitantes.
    • floaters seem to drift through the field of vision
  • noun a debt instrument with a variable interest rate tied to some other interest rate (e.g. the rate paid by T-bills)

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fanconi's_anemia

  • noun a rare congenital anemia characterized by pancytopenia and hypoplasia of the bone marrow
    Fanconi's anaemia; congenital pancytopenia.

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proctitis

  • noun inflammation of the rectum; marked by bloody stools and a frequent urge to defecate; frequently associated with Crohn's disease or ulcerative colitis

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ketone_body

  • noun a ketone that is an intermediate product of the breakdown of fats in the body; any of three compounds (acetoacetic acid, acetone, and/or beta-hydroxybutyric acid) found in excess in blood and urine of persons with metabolic disorders
    acetone body.

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condition

  • noun a state at a particular time
    status.
    • a condition (or state) of disrepair
    • the current status of the arms negotiations
  • noun an assumption on which rests the validity or effect of something else
    precondition; stipulation.

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anemia

  • noun a deficiency of red blood cells
    anaemia.
  • noun a lack of vitality
    anaemia.

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level

  • noun a position on a scale of intensity or amount or quality
    grade; degree.
    • a moderate grade of intelligence
    • a high level of care is required
    • it is all a matter of degree
  • noun a relative position or degree of value in a graded group
    grade; tier.
    • lumber of the highest grade

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shock

  • noun the feeling of distress and disbelief that you have when something bad happens accidentally
    daze; stupor.
    • his mother's death left him in a daze
    • he was numb with shock
  • noun the violent interaction of individuals or groups entering into combat
    impact.
    • the armies met in the shock of battle

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furring

  • noun a furlike coating of matter as on the tongue
  • noun strip used to give a level surface for attaching wallboard
    furring strip.

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hemothorax

  • noun accumulation of blood in the pleural cavity (the space between the lungs and the walls of the chest)
    haemothorax.

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autosomal_dominant_disease

  • noun a disease caused by a dominant mutant gene on an autosome
    autosomal dominant disorder.

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eosinophilia

  • noun a symptom of allergic states; increased eosinophils in the blood

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the_trots

  • noun obscene terms for diarrhea
    the shits.

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balanoposthitis

  • noun inflammation of both the head of the penis and the foreskin

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alveolitis

  • noun inflammation in the socket of a tooth; sometimes occurs after a tooth is extracted and a blood clot fails to form
    dry socket.
  • noun inflammation of the alveoli in the lungs caused by inhaling dust; with repeated exposure the condition may become chronic

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acetoacetate

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costalgia

  • noun pain in the chest caused by inflammation of the muscles between the ribs
    pleurodynia; pleuralgia.

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diarrhoea

  • noun frequent and watery bowel movements; can be a symptom of infection or food poisoning or colitis or a gastrointestinal tumor
    looseness of the bowels; looseness; diarrhea.

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hardening

  • noun abnormal hardening or thickening of tissue
  • noun the process of becoming hard or solid by cooling or drying or crystallization
    solidifying; curing; set; solidification.
    • the hardening of concrete
    • he tested the set of the glue

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enanthem

  • noun eruption on a mucous membrane (as the inside of the mouth) occurring as a symptom of a disease
    enanthema.

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nevoid_elephantiasis

  • noun thickening of the skin (usually unilateral on an extremity) caused by congenital enlargement of lymph vessel and lymph vessel obstruction
    pachyderma.

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skin

  • noun a natural protective body covering and site of the sense of touch
    tegument; cutis.
    • your skin is the largest organ of your body
  • noun an outer surface (usually thin)
    • the skin of an airplane

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referred_pain

  • noun pain that is felt at a place in the body different from the injured or diseased part where the pain would be expected
    • angina pectoris can cause referred pain in the left shoulder
    • pain in the right shoulder can be referred pain from gallbladder disease

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acid

  • noun any of various water-soluble compounds having a sour taste and capable of turning litmus red and reacting with a base to form a salt
  • noun street name for lysergic acid diethylamide
    Elvis; Zen; dose; battery-acid; back breaker; window pane; pane; Lucy in the sky with diamonds; loony toons; dot; superman.

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colic

  • noun acute abdominal pain (especially in infants)
    griping; intestinal colic; gripes.

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rachitis

  • noun inflammation of the vertebral column
  • noun childhood disease caused by deficiency of vitamin D and sunlight associated with impaired metabolism of calcium and phosphorus
    rickets.

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haematocoele

  • noun swelling caused by blood collecting in a body cavity (especially a swelling of the membrane covering the testis)
    hematocoele; hematocele; haematocele.

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acidosis

  • noun abnormally high acidity (excess hydrogen-ion concentration) of the blood and other body tissues

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munchausen's_syndrome

  • noun syndrome consisting of feigning acute and dramatic illness for which no clinical evidence is ever found
    Munchausen syndrome.

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hereditary

  • adjective satellite occurring among members of a family usually by heredity
    transmissible; familial; genetic; transmitted; inherited.
    • an inherited disease
    • familial traits
    • genetically transmitted features
  • adjective satellite inherited or inheritable by established rules (usually legal rules) of descent
    patrimonial; ancestral; transmissible.
    • ancestral home
    • ancestral lore
    • hereditary monarchy
    • patrimonial estate
    • transmissible tradition

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jaundice

  • noun yellowing of the skin and the whites of the eyes caused by an accumulation of bile pigment (bilirubin) in the blood; can be a symptom of gallstones or liver infection or anemia
    icterus.
  • noun a rough and bitter manner
    acrimony; tartness; bitterness; acerbity; thorniness.

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scar

  • noun a mark left (usually on the skin) by the healing of injured tissue
    cicatrix; cicatrice.
  • noun an indication of damage
    scratch; scrape; mark.

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body

  • noun the entire structure of an organism (an animal, plant, or human being)
    organic structure; physical structure.
    • he felt as if his whole body were on fire
  • noun a group of persons associated by some common tie or occupation and regarded as an entity
    • the whole body filed out of the auditorium
    • the student body
    • administrative body

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ichthyosis

  • noun any of several congenital diseases in which the skin is dry and scaly like a fish

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meningism

  • noun symptoms that mimic those of meningitis but without inflammation of the meninges

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vomiting

  • noun the reflex act of ejecting the contents of the stomach through the mouth
    emesis; disgorgement; puking; vomit; regurgitation.
  • verb eject the contents of the stomach through the mouth
    retch; regorge; be sick; disgorge; spew; vomit up; puke; honk; cat; purge; cast; spue; upchuck; vomit; sick; barf; regurgitate; throw up; chuck.
    • After drinking too much, the students vomited
    • He purged continuously
    • The patient regurgitated the food we gave him last night

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fallot

  • noun French physician who described cardiac anomalies including Fallot's tetralogy (1850-1911)
    Etienne-Louis Arthur Fallot.

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keratomalacia

  • noun softening and drying and ulceration of the cornea resulting from vitamin A deficiency; symptom of cystic fibrosis or sprue

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xxy-syndrome

  • noun syndrome in males that is characterized by small testes and long legs and enlarged breasts and reduced sperm production and mental retardation; a genetic defect in which an extra X chromosome (XXY) is present in the male
    Klinefelter syndrome; Klinefelter's syndrome.

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writer's_cramp

  • noun muscular spasms of thumb and forefinger while writing with a pen or pencil
    graphospasm.

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congestion

  • noun excessive accumulation of blood or other fluid in a body part
  • noun excessive crowding
    over-crowding.
    • traffic congestion

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scalenus

  • noun any of four pairs of muscles extending from the cervical vertebrae to the second rib; involved in moving the neck and in breathing
    musculus scalenus; scalene muscle.

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shortness

  • noun the property of being of short spatial extent
    • the shortness of the Channel crossing
  • noun the condition of being short of something
    • there was no shortness of money
    • can cause shortness of breath

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pachyderma

  • noun thickening of the skin (usually unilateral on an extremity) caused by congenital enlargement of lymph vessel and lymph vessel obstruction
    nevoid elephantiasis.

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change

  • noun an event that occurs when something passes from one state or phase to another
    modification; alteration.
    • the change was intended to increase sales
    • this storm is certainly a change for the worse
    • the neighborhood had undergone few modifications since his last visit years ago
  • noun a relational difference between states; especially between states before and after some event
    • he attributed the change to their marriage

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dry

  • noun a reformer who opposes the use of intoxicating beverages
    prohibitionist.
  • verb remove the moisture from and make dry
    dry out.
    • dry clothes
    • dry hair

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ramsay_hunt_syndrome

  • noun syndrome resulting from infection by the herpes varicella zoster virus; characterized by vertigo and pain in the ears and facial nerve paralysis and sometimes hearing loss

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raynaud's_sign

  • noun cyanosis of the extremities; can occur when a spasm of the blood vessels is caused by exposure to cold or by strong emotion
    acrocyanosis.

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vellication

  • noun a sudden muscle spasm; especially one caused by a nervous condition
    twitching; twitch.

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noticeable

  • adjective capable or worthy of being perceived
    • noticeable shadows under her eyes
    • noticeable for its vivid historical background
    • a noticeable lack of friendliness
  • adjective satellite capable of being detected
    detectable.
    • after a noticeable pause the lecturer continued

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numbness

  • noun partial or total lack of sensation in a part of the body; a symptom of nerve damage or dysfunction
  • noun the trait of lacking enthusiasm for or interest in things generally
    spiritlessness; apathy; indifference.

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healthy

  • adjective having or indicating good health in body or mind; free from infirmity or disease
    • a rosy healthy baby
    • staying fit and healthy
  • adjective satellite financially secure and functioning well
    • a healthy economy

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study

  • noun a detailed critical inspection
    survey.
  • noun applying the mind to learning and understanding a subject (especially by reading)
    work.
    • mastering a second language requires a lot of work
    • no schools offer graduate study in interior design

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iridocyclitis

  • noun inflammation of the iris and ciliary body of the eye

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ketonuria

  • noun excessive amounts of ketone bodies in the urine as in diabetes mellitus or starvation
    acetonuria; ketoaciduria.

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amount

  • noun a quantity of money
    amount of money; sum; sum of money.
    • he borrowed a large sum
    • the amount he had in cash was insufficient
  • noun the relative magnitude of something with reference to a criterion
    • an adequate amount of food for four people

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periodic

  • adjective happening or recurring at regular intervals
    periodical.
    • the periodic appearance of the seventeen-year locust
  • adjective satellite recurring or reappearing from time to time
    occasional.
    • periodic feelings of anxiety

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chloasma

  • noun a tan discoloration of a woman's face that is associated with pregnancy or with the use of oral contraceptives
    melasma; mask of pregnancy.

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gilles_de_la_tourette_syndrome

  • noun neurological disorder characterized by facial grimaces and tics and movements of the upper body and grunts and shouts and coprolalia
    Tourette's syndrome.

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volitans

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inherited_disease

  • noun a disease or disorder that is inherited genetically
    inherited disorder; genetic disorder; genetic disease; hereditary disease; hereditary condition; congenital disease; genetic abnormality; genetic defect.

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endarteritis

  • noun inflammation of the inner lining of an artery

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hemoglobinemia

  • noun presence of excessive hemoglobin in the blood plasma
    haemoglobinemia.

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pancreatitis

  • noun inflammation of the pancreas; usually marked by abdominal pain

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tenderness

  • noun a tendency to express warm and affectionate feeling
  • noun a pain that is felt (as when the area is touched)
    soreness; rawness.
    • the best results are generally obtained by inserting the needle into the point of maximum tenderness
    • after taking a cold, rawness of the larynx and trachea come on

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predominant

  • adjective satellite most frequent or common
    rife; dominant; prevalent; prevailing.
    • prevailing winds
  • adjective satellite having superior power and influence
    preponderant; overriding; paramount; preponderating; predominate.
    • the predominant mood among policy-makers is optimism

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chinese_restaurant_syndrome

  • noun headache and tingling or burning feelings and sweating caused by eating food that contains monosodium glutamate

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lactose_intolerance

  • noun congenital disorder consisting of an inability to digest milk and milk products; absence or deficiency of lactase results in an inability to hydrolyze lactose
    lactase deficiency; milk intolerance.

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epididymitis

  • noun painful inflammation of the epididymis

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stridor

  • noun a whistling sound when breathing (usually heard on inspiration); indicates obstruction of the trachea or larynx

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rash

  • noun any red eruption of the skin
    skin rash; roseola; efflorescence.
  • noun a series of unexpected and unpleasant occurrences
    blizzard.
    • a rash of bank robberies
    • a blizzard of lawsuits

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limb

  • noun one of the jointed appendages of an animal used for locomotion or grasping: arm; leg; wing; flipper
  • noun any of the main branches arising from the trunk or a bough of a tree
    tree branch.

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phrenitis

  • noun inflammation of the brain usually caused by a virus; symptoms include headache and neck pain and drowsiness and nausea and fever (`phrenitis' is no longer in scientific use)
    encephalitis; cephalitis.

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attention_deficit_disorder

  • noun a condition (mostly in boys) characterized by behavioral and learning disorders
    attention deficit hyperactivity disorder; minimal brain dysfunction; MBD; ADD; minimal brain damage; hyperkinetic syndrome; ADHD.

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impaction

  • noun the condition of being pressed closely together and firmly fixed
  • noun a disorder in which feces are impacted in the lower colon

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wasting_away

  • noun a decrease in size of an organ caused by disease or disuse
    atrophy; wasting.

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mcardle's_disease

  • noun an inherited disease in which abnormal amounts of glycogen accumulate in skeletal muscle; results in weakness and cramping

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hyperemesis_gravidarum

  • noun hyperemesis during pregnancy; if severe it can result in damage to the brain and liver and kidney

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stream

  • noun a natural body of running water flowing on or under the earth
    watercourse.
  • noun dominant course (suggestive of running water) of successive events or ideas
    current; flow.
    • two streams of development run through American history
    • stream of consciousness
    • the flow of thought
    • the current of history

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festination

  • noun involuntary shortening of stride and quickening of gait that occurs in some diseases (e.g., Parkinson's disease)

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faint

  • noun a spontaneous loss of consciousness caused by insufficient blood to the brain
    swoon; deliquium; syncope.
  • verb pass out from weakness, physical or emotional distress due to a loss of blood supply to the brain
    swoon; pass out; conk.

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negative

  • noun a reply of denial
    • he answered in the negative
  • noun a piece of photographic film showing an image with light and shade or colors reversed

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zollinger-ellison_syndrome

  • noun syndrome consisting of intractable peptic ulceration with gastric hypersecretion and hyperacidity

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heart_murmur

  • noun an abnormal sound of the heart; sometimes a sign of abnormal function of the heart valves
    cardiac murmur; murmur.

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keratoconjunctivitis

  • noun inflammation of the cornea and conjunctiva

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sample

  • noun a small part of something intended as representative of the whole
  • noun items selected at random from a population and used to test hypotheses about the population
    sample distribution; sampling.

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reye's_syndrome

  • noun acquired encephalopathy following acute viral infections (especially influenza or chicken pox) in young children; characterized by fever, vomiting, disorientation, coma, and fatty infiltration of the liver

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shit

  • noun obscene terms for feces
    poop; crap; dirt; shite; turd.
  • noun obscene words for unacceptable behavior
    crap; horseshit; Irish bull; dogshit; bull; bullshit.
    • I put up with a lot of bullshit from that jerk
    • what he said was mostly bull

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jejunitis

  • noun inflammation of the jejunum of the small intestine

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type

  • noun a subdivision of a particular kind of thing
    • what type of sculpture do you prefer?
  • noun a person of a specified kind (usually with many eccentricities)
    case; eccentric; character.
    • a real character
    • a strange character
    • a friendly eccentric
    • the capable type
    • a mental case

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rick

  • noun a painful muscle spasm especially in the neck or back (`rick' and `wrick' are British)
    wrick; kink; crick.
  • noun a stack of hay
    hayrick; haystack.

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enanthema

  • noun eruption on a mucous membrane (as the inside of the mouth) occurring as a symptom of a disease
    enanthem.

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oesophagitis

  • noun inflammation of the esophagus; often caused by gastroesophageal reflux
    esophagitis.

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inflammatory

  • adjective satellite characterized or caused by inflammation
    • an inflammatory process
    • an inflammatory response
  • adjective satellite arousing to action or rebellion
    rabble-rousing; incitive; incendiary; instigative; seditious.

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inherited

  • adjective satellite occurring among members of a family usually by heredity
    transmissible; familial; hereditary; genetic; transmitted.
    • an inherited disease
    • familial traits
    • genetically transmitted features
  • verb obtain from someone after their death
    inherit.
    • I inherited a castle from my French grandparents

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munchausen_syndrome

  • noun syndrome consisting of feigning acute and dramatic illness for which no clinical evidence is ever found
    Munchausen's syndrome.

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growing_pains

  • noun pain in muscles or joints sometimes experienced by children and often attributed to rapid growth
  • noun emotional distress arising during adolescence

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infection

  • noun the pathological state resulting from the invasion of the body by pathogenic microorganisms
  • noun (phonetics) the alteration of a speech sound under the influence of a neighboring sound

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hurt

  • noun any physical damage to the body caused by violence or accident or fracture etc.
    harm; injury; trauma.
  • noun psychological suffering
    suffering; distress.
    • the death of his wife caused him great distress

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cellulitis

  • noun an inflammation of body tissue (especially that below the skin) characterized by fever and swelling and redness and pain

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milk_intolerance

  • noun congenital disorder consisting of an inability to digest milk and milk products; absence or deficiency of lactase results in an inability to hydrolyze lactose
    lactase deficiency; lactose intolerance.

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qualm

  • noun uneasiness about the fitness of an action
    scruple; misgiving.
  • noun a mild state of nausea
    squeamishness; queasiness.

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hurry

  • noun a condition of urgency making it necessary to hurry
    haste.
    • in a hurry to lock the door
  • noun overly eager speed (and possible carelessness)
    precipitation; hastiness; haste; hurriedness.
    • he soon regretted his haste

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autosomal_dominant_disorder

  • noun a disease caused by a dominant mutant gene on an autosome
    autosomal dominant disease.

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vasovesiculitis

  • noun inflammation of the vas deferens and seminal vesicles; usually occurring with prostatitis

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socket

  • noun a bony hollow into which a structure fits
  • noun receptacle where something (a pipe or probe or end of a bone) is inserted

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parametritis

  • noun inflammation of connective tissue adjacent to the uterus

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postnasal

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hypoglycaemia

  • noun abnormally low blood sugar usually resulting from excessive insulin or a poor diet
    hypoglycemia.

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laminitis

  • noun inflammation of the laminated tissue that attaches the hoof to the foot of a horse
    founder.

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hour

  • noun a period of time equal to 1/24th of a day
    hr; 60 minutes.
    • the job will take more than an hour
  • noun clock time
    time of day.
    • the hour is getting late

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trot

  • noun a slow pace of running
    lope; jog.
  • noun radicals who support Trotsky's theory that socialism must be established throughout the world by continuing revolution
    Trotskyite; Trotskyist.

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myodynia

  • noun pain in a muscle or group of muscles
    myalgia.

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waterhouse-friderichsen_syndrome

  • noun syndrome associated with bacterial meningitis; marked by sudden high fever and skin discoloration and petechiae with hemorrhage into the adrenal glands and cardiovascular collapse

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smarting

  • noun a kind of pain such as that caused by a wound or a burn or a sore
    smartness; smart.
  • verb be the source of pain
    ache; smart; hurt.

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thin

  • verb lose thickness; become thin or thinner
  • verb make thin or thinner
    • Thin the solution

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have

  • noun a person who possesses great material wealth
    rich person; wealthy person.
  • verb have or possess, either in a concrete or an abstract sense
    hold; have got.
    • She has $1,000 in the bank
    • He has got two beautiful daughters
    • She holds a Master's degree from Harvard

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growing

  • noun (biology) the process of an individual organism growing organically; a purely biological unfolding of events involved in an organism changing gradually from a simple to a more complex level
    development; ontogenesis; maturation; ontogeny; growth.
    • he proposed an indicator of osseous development in children
  • noun (electronics) the production of (semiconductor) crystals by slow crystallization from the molten state

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root

  • noun (botany) the usually underground organ that lacks buds or leaves or nodes; absorbs water and mineral salts; usually it anchors the plant to the ground
  • noun the place where something begins, where it springs into being
    origin; beginning; rootage; source.
    • the Italian beginning of the Renaissance
    • Jupiter was the origin of the radiation
    • Pittsburgh is the source of the Ohio River
    • communism's Russian root

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marble

  • noun a hard crystalline metamorphic rock that takes a high polish; used for sculpture and as building material
  • noun a small ball of glass that is used in various games

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natriuresis

  • noun the presence of abnormally large amounts of sodium in the urine

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heart

  • noun the locus of feelings and intuitions
    bosom.
    • in your heart you know it is true
    • her story would melt your bosom
  • noun the hollow muscular organ located behind the sternum and between the lungs; its rhythmic contractions move the blood through the body
    pump; ticker.
    • he stood still, his heart thumping wildly

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insulin

  • noun hormone secreted by the isles of Langerhans in the pancreas; regulates storage of glycogen in the liver and accelerates oxidation of sugar in cells

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hereditary_condition

  • noun a disease or disorder that is inherited genetically
    inherited disorder; genetic disorder; genetic disease; inherited disease; hereditary disease; congenital disease; genetic abnormality; genetic defect.

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callosity

  • noun an area of skin that is thick or hard from continual pressure or friction (as the sole of the foot)
    callus.
  • noun devoid of passion or feeling; hardheartedness
    callousness; insensibility; hardness; unfeelingness.

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hypercalcinuria

  • noun the presence of abnormally high levels of calcium in the urine; usually the result of excessive bone resorption in hyperparathyroidism or osteoporosis
    hypercalciuria.

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fallot's_tetralogy

  • noun a congenital heart defect producing cyanosis; characterized by four symptoms: pulmonary stenosis and ventricular septal defect and malposition of the aorta over both ventricles and hypertrophy of the right ventricle
    Fallot's syndrome; tetralogy of Fallot.

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keratitis

  • noun inflammation of the cornea causing watery painful eyes and blurred vision

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agent

  • noun an active and efficient cause; capable of producing a certain effect
    • their research uncovered new disease agents
  • noun a representative who acts on behalf of other persons or organizations

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crick

  • noun a painful muscle spasm especially in the neck or back (`rick' and `wrick' are British)
    wrick; rick; kink.
  • noun English biochemist who (with Watson in 1953) helped discover the helical structure of DNA (1916-2004)
    Francis Crick; Francis Henry Compton Crick.

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marble_bones_disease

  • noun an inherited disorder characterized by an increase in bone density; in severe forms the bone marrow cavity may be obliterated
    osteopetrosis; Albers-Schonberg disease.

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bones

  • noun a percussion instrument consisting of a pair of hollow pieces of wood or bone (usually held between the thumb and fingers) that are made to click together (as by Spanish dancers) in rhythm with the dance
    finger cymbals; clappers; castanets.
  • noun rigid connective tissue that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates
    os; bone.

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hydrothorax

  • noun accumulation of fluid in the pleural cavity (the space between the lungs and the walls of the chest) often resulting from disease of the heart or kidneys

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hyponatremia

  • noun abnormally low level of sodium in the blood; associated with dehydration

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kernicterus

  • noun an abnormal accumulation of bile pigment in the brain and other nerve tissue; causes yellow staining and tissue damage

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redness

  • noun a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
    rubor; inflammation.
  • noun red color or pigment; the chromatic color resembling the hue of blood
    red.

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hyperlipoidemia

  • noun presence of excess lipids in the blood
    hyperlipaemia; hyperlipidaemia; lipoidaemia; hyperlipoidaemia; lipaemia; hyperlipemia; lipidaemia; lipemia; hyperlipidemia; lipoidemia; lipidemia.

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lactase

  • noun any of a group of enzymes (trade name Lactaid) that hydrolyze lactose to glucose and galactose
    Lactaid.

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dyspnoea

  • noun difficult or labored respiration
    dyspnea.

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syndrome

  • noun a complex of concurrent things
    • every word has a syndrome of meanings
  • noun a pattern of symptoms indicative of some disease

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jacquemier's_sign

  • noun a purplish discoloration of the mucous membrane of the vagina that occurs early in pregnancy

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rawness

  • noun a chilly dampness
    • the rawness of the midnight air
  • noun the state of being crude and incomplete and imperfect
    incompleteness.
    • the study was criticized for incompleteness of data but it stimulated further research
    • the rawness of his diary made it unpublishable

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agony

  • noun intense feelings of suffering; acute mental or physical pain
    torment; torture.
    • an agony of doubt
    • the torments of the damned
  • noun a state of acute pain
    excruciation; suffering.

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damage

  • noun the occurrence of a change for the worse
    harm; impairment.
  • noun loss of military equipment
    equipment casualty.

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elephantiasis

  • noun hypertrophy of certain body parts (usually legs and scrotum); the end state of the disease filariasis

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clubbing

  • noun a condition in which the ends of toes and fingers become wide and thick; a symptom of heart or lung disease
  • verb unite with a common purpose
    club.
    • The two men clubbed together

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kinetosis

  • noun the state of being dizzy or nauseated because of the motions that occur while traveling in or on a moving vehicle
    motion sickness.

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aching

  • noun a dull persistent (usually moderately intense) pain
    ache.
  • verb feel physical pain
    ache; suffer; hurt.
    • Were you hurting after the accident?

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toxic

  • adjective of or relating to or caused by a toxin or poison
    • suffering from exposure to toxic substances

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lymphuria

  • noun the presence of lymph in the urine

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product

  • noun commodities offered for sale
    ware; merchandise.
    • good business depends on having good merchandise
    • that store offers a variety of products
  • noun an artifact that has been created by someone or some process
    production.
    • they improve their product every year
    • they export most of their agricultural production

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fever

  • noun a rise in the temperature of the body; frequently a symptom of infection
    febricity; feverishness; febrility; pyrexia.
  • noun intense nervous anticipation
    • in a fever of resentment

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oligodactyly

  • noun congenital condition in which some fingers or toes are missing

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ketonemia

  • noun an abnormal increase of ketone bodies in the blood as in diabetes mellitus
    acetonemia; ketosis.

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flutter

  • noun the act of moving back and forth
    flicker; waver.
  • noun abnormally rapid beating of the auricles of the heart (especially in a regular rhythm); can result in heart block

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menorrhagia

  • noun abnormally heavy or prolonged menstruation; can be a symptom of uterine tumors and can lead to anemia if prolonged
    hypermenorrhea.

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breathlessness

  • noun a dyspneic condition
    shortness of breath; SOB.

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nephrotic_syndrome

  • noun a syndrome characterized by edema and large amounts of protein in the urine and usually increased blood cholesterol; usually associated with glomerulonephritis or with a complication of various systemic diseases
    nephrosis.

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lab

  • noun a workplace for the conduct of scientific research
    science laboratory; science lab; research laboratory; research lab; laboratory.

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stomach_upset

  • noun a disorder of digestive function characterized by discomfort or heartburn or nausea
    indigestion; dyspepsia; upset stomach.

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ochronosis

  • noun an accumulation of dark pigment in cartilage and other connective tissue; usually a symptom of alkaptonuria or phenol poisoning

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blood

  • noun the fluid (red in vertebrates) that is pumped through the body by the heart and contains plasma, blood cells, and platelets
    • blood carries oxygen and nutrients to the tissues and carries away waste products
    • the ancients believed that blood was the seat of the emotions
  • noun temperament or disposition
    • a person of hot blood

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monocytosis

  • noun increase in the number of monocytes in the blood; symptom of monocytic leukemia

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branched_chain_ketoaciduria

  • noun an inherited disorder of metabolism in which the urine has a odor characteristic of maple syrup; if untreated it can lead to mental retardation and death in early childhood
    maple syrup urine disease.

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stress

  • noun the relative prominence of a syllable or musical note (especially with regard to stress or pitch)
    accent; emphasis.
    • he put the stress on the wrong syllable
  • noun (psychology) a state of mental or emotional strain or suspense
    tension; tenseness.
    • he suffered from fatigue and emotional tension
    • stress is a vasoconstrictor

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aftereffect

  • noun any result that follows its cause after an interval
  • noun a delayed effect of a drug or therapy
    • the drug had unexpected aftereffects

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bind

  • noun something that hinders as if with bonds
  • verb stick to firmly
    stick to; hold fast; adhere; stick; bond.
    • Will this wallpaper adhere to the wall?

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keratoscleritis

  • noun inflammation of the cornea and sclera of the eye

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minimal_brain_damage

  • noun a condition (mostly in boys) characterized by behavioral and learning disorders
    attention deficit hyperactivity disorder; minimal brain dysfunction; MBD; attention deficit disorder; ADD; hyperkinetic syndrome; ADHD.

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peritonitis

  • noun inflammation of the peritoneum
    peritoneal inflammation.

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vaccination

  • noun taking a vaccine as a precaution against contracting a disease
    inoculation.
  • noun the scar left following inoculation with a vaccine

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cervical_root_syndrome

  • noun an abnormal condition resulting from compression of spinal nerve roots in the neck region; involves neck pains and muscular weakness and paresthesia
    cervical disc syndrome.

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myoglobinuria

  • noun the presence of myoglobin in the urine

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branched

  • adjective satellite resembling a fork; divided or separated into two branches
    bifurcate; pronged; forficate; prongy; biramous; fork-like; forked.
    • the biramous appendages of an arthropod
    • long branched hairs on its legson which pollen collects
    • a forked river
    • a forked tail
    • forked lightning
    • horseradish grown in poor soil may develop prongy roots
  • verb grow and send out branches or branch-like structures
    ramify; branch.
    • these plants ramify early and get to be very large

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episcleritis

  • noun inflammation of the sclera of the eye

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shade

  • noun relative darkness caused by light rays being intercepted by an opaque body
    shadowiness; shadiness.
    • it is much cooler in the shade
    • there's too much shadiness to take good photographs
  • noun a quality of a given color that differs slightly from another color
    tint; tone; tincture.
    • after several trials he mixed the shade of pink that she wanted

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stuffiness

  • noun state of obstruction or stoppage or air in the nose or throat
  • noun the quality of being close and poorly ventilated
    closeness.

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presurgical

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irregularity

  • noun behavior that breaches the rule or etiquette or custom or morality
    abnormality.
  • noun not characterized by a fixed principle or rate; at irregular intervals
    unregularity.

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pinkeye

  • noun inflammation of the conjunctiva of the eye
    conjunctivitis.

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persian_gulf_illness

  • noun a medical condition of uncertain origin that affected many veterans of the 1991 Gulf War; characterized by fatigue and headache and dizziness and nausea and rashes and joint pain and respiratory disorders
    Gulf War syndrome.

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urine

  • noun liquid excretory product
    weewee; piddle; water; pee; piss.
    • there was blood in his urine
    • the child had to make water

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major

  • noun a commissioned military officer in the United States Army or Air Force or Marines; below lieutenant colonel and above captain
  • noun British statesman who was prime minister from 1990 until 1997 (born in 1943)
    John Roy Major; John Major; John R. Major.

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brain

  • noun that part of the central nervous system that includes all the higher nervous centers; enclosed within the skull; continuous with the spinal cord
    encephalon.
  • noun mental ability
    mental capacity; learning ability; mentality; brainpower; wit.
    • he's got plenty of brains but no common sense

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epiglottitis

  • noun inflammation of the epiglottis; characterized by fever and a severe sore throat and difficulty in swallowing

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pang

  • noun a sudden sharp feeling
    twinge; stab.
    • pangs of regret
    • she felt a stab of excitement
    • twinges of conscience
  • noun a mental pain or distress
    sting.
    • a pang of conscience

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dyspeptic

  • noun a person suffering from indigestion
  • adjective satellite suffering from dyspepsia

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intestinal_colic

  • noun acute abdominal pain (especially in infants)
    griping; gripes; colic.

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trouble

  • noun a source of difficulty
    problem.
    • one trouble after another delayed the job
    • what's the problem?
  • noun an angry disturbance
    bother; hassle; fuss.
    • he didn't want to make a fuss
    • they had labor trouble
    • a spot of bother

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muscular_dystrophy

  • noun any of several hereditary diseases of the muscular system characterized by weakness and wasting of skeletal muscles
    dystrophy.

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acidotic

  • adjective having or being characterized by acidosis

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inborn_error_of_metabolism

  • noun any of a number of diseases in which an inherited defect (usually a missing or inadequate enzyme) results in an abnormality of metabolism

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areflexia

  • noun absence of a reflex; a sign of possible nerve damage

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hot

  • adjective used of physical heat; having a high or higher than desirable temperature or giving off heat or feeling or causing a sensation of heat or burning
    • hot stove
    • hot water
    • a hot August day
    • a hot stuffy room
    • she's hot and tired
    • a hot forehead
  • adjective satellite characterized by violent and forceful activity or movement; very intense
    raging.
    • the fighting became hot and heavy
    • a hot engagement
    • a raging battle
    • the river became a raging torrent

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shudder

  • noun an almost pleasurable sensation of fright
    frisson; quiver; thrill; shiver; tingle; chill.
    • a frisson of surprise shot through him
  • noun an involuntary vibration (as if from illness or fear)
    tremor.

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production

  • noun the act or process of producing something
    • Shakespeare's production of poetry was enormous
    • the production of white blood cells
  • noun a presentation for the stage or screen or radio or television
    • have you seen the new production of Hamlet?

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bummer

  • noun an experience that is irritating or frustrating or disappointing
    • having to stand in line so long was a real bummer
  • noun a bad reaction to a hallucinogenic drug

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charley-horse

  • noun a muscular cramp (especially in the thigh or calf) following vigorous exercise
    charley horse.

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endometritis

  • noun inflammation of the lining of the uterus (of the endometrium)
    metritis.

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intermittent_cramp

  • noun clinical neurological syndrome characterized by muscular twitching and cramps and (when severe) seizures; associated with calcium deficiency (hypoparathyroidism) or vitamin D deficiency or alkalosis
    intermittent tetanus; tetany; tetanilla; apyretic tetanus.

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nausea

  • noun the state that precedes vomiting
    sickness.
  • noun disgust so strong it makes you feel sick

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dwarfism

  • noun a genetic abnormality resulting in short stature
    nanism.

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hurting

  • noun a symptom of some physical hurt or disorder
    pain.
    • the patient developed severe pain and distension
  • verb be the source of pain
    ache; smart; hurt.

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sword

  • noun a cutting or thrusting weapon that has a long metal blade and a hilt with a hand guard
    steel; brand; blade.

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lightheadedness

  • noun a reeling sensation; a feeling that you are about to fall
    giddiness; dizziness; vertigo.
  • noun a frivolous lack of prudence

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steatorrhea

  • noun the presence of greater than normal amounts of fat in the feces which are frothy and foul smelling and floating; a symptom of disorders of fat metabolism and malabsorption syndrome

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reagent

  • noun a chemical agent for use in chemical reactions

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charley_horse

  • noun a muscular cramp (especially in the thigh or calf) following vigorous exercise
    charley-horse.

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acetone

  • noun the simplest ketone; a highly inflammable liquid widely used as an organic solvent and as material for making plastics
    dimethyl ketone; propanone.

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musca_volitans

  • noun spots before the eyes caused by opaque cell fragments in the vitreous humor and lens
    floater; spots; muscae volitantes.
    • floaters seem to drift through the field of vision

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funiculitis

  • noun inflammation of a funiculus (especially an inflammation of the spermatic cord)

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hiccough

  • noun (usually plural) the state of having reflex spasms of the diaphragm accompanied by a rapid closure of the glottis producing an audible sound; sometimes a symptom of indigestion
    hiccup; singultus.
    • how do you cure the hiccups?
  • verb breathe spasmodically, and make a sound
    hiccup.
    • When you have to hiccup, drink a glass of cold water

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pregnant

  • adjective carrying developing offspring within the body or being about to produce new life
  • adjective satellite rich in significance or implication
    meaning; significant.
    • a meaning look

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bunion

  • noun a painful swelling of the bursa of the first joint of the big toe

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hyperbetalipoproteinemia

  • noun a genetic disorder characterized by high levels of beta-lipoproteins and cholesterol; can lead to atherosclerosis at an early age

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paraesthesia

  • noun abnormal skin sensations (as tingling or tickling or itching or burning) usually associated with peripheral nerve damage
    paresthesia.

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hemoptysis

  • noun coughing up blood from the respiratory tract; usually indicates a severe infection of the bronchi or lungs
    haemoptysis.

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fructosuria

  • noun the presence of levulose is the urine
    • fructosuria is a harmless condition

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shortage

  • noun the property of being an amount by which something is less than expected or required
    shortfall; deficit.
    • new blood vessels bud out from the already dilated vascular bed to make up the nutritional deficit
  • noun an acute insufficiency
    famine; dearth.

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hyperglycaemia

  • noun abnormally high blood sugar usually associated with diabetes
    hyperglycemia.

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haemosiderosis

  • noun abnormal deposit of hemosiderin; often a symptom of thalassemia or hemochromatosis
    hemosiderosis.

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encephalitis

  • noun inflammation of the brain usually caused by a virus; symptoms include headache and neck pain and drowsiness and nausea and fever (`phrenitis' is no longer in scientific use)
    phrenitis; cephalitis.

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congenital_disease

  • noun a disease or disorder that is inherited genetically
    inherited disorder; genetic disorder; genetic disease; inherited disease; hereditary disease; hereditary condition; genetic abnormality; genetic defect.

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refer

  • verb make reference to
    name; bring up; advert; mention; cite.
    • His name was mentioned in connection with the invention
  • verb be relevant to
    touch on; relate; pertain; have-to doe with; bear on; touch; come to; concern.
    • There were lots of questions referring to her talk
    • My remark pertained to your earlier comments

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radiation_sickness

  • noun syndrome resulting from exposure to ionizing radiation (e.g., exposure to radioactive chemicals or to nuclear explosions); low doses cause diarrhea and nausea and vomiting and sometimes loss of hair; greater exposure can cause sterility and cataracts and some forms of cancer and other diseases; severe exposure can cause death within hours
    radiation; radiation syndrome.
    • he was suffering from radiation

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constipation

  • noun irregular and infrequent or difficult evacuation of the bowels; can be a symptom of intestinal obstruction or diverticulitis
    irregularity.
  • noun the act of making something futile and useless (as by routine)
    stultification; deadening; impairment.

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monogenic_disorder

  • noun an inherited disease controlled by a single pair of genes
    monogenic disease.

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cervical_disc_syndrome

  • noun an abnormal condition resulting from compression of spinal nerve roots in the neck region; involves neck pains and muscular weakness and paresthesia
    cervical root syndrome.

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energy

  • noun (physics) a thermodynamic quantity equivalent to the capacity of a physical system to do work; the units of energy are joules or ergs
    free energy.
    • energy can take a wide variety of forms
  • noun forceful exertion
    vigor; vigour; zip.
    • he plays tennis with great energy
    • he's full of zip

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hyperlipaemia

  • noun presence of excess lipids in the blood
    hyperlipoidemia; hyperlipidaemia; lipoidaemia; hyperlipoidaemia; lipaemia; hyperlipemia; lipidaemia; lipemia; hyperlipidemia; lipoidemia; lipidemia.

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looseness_of_the_bowels

  • noun frequent and watery bowel movements; can be a symptom of infection or food poisoning or colitis or a gastrointestinal tumor
    looseness; diarrhea; diarrhoea.

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photalgia

  • noun pain in the eye resulting from exposure to bright light (often associated with albinism)
    photophobia.

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dyschezia

  • noun difficulty in defecating (usually as a consequence of long continued voluntary suppression of the urge to defecate)

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deficiency

  • noun the state of needing something that is absent or unavailable
    lack; want.
    • there is a serious lack of insight into the problem
    • water is the critical deficiency in desert regions
    • for want of a nail the shoe was lost
  • noun lack of an adequate quantity or number
    insufficiency; inadequacy.
    • the inadequacy of unemployment benefits

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hypercalciuria

  • noun the presence of abnormally high levels of calcium in the urine; usually the result of excessive bone resorption in hyperparathyroidism or osteoporosis
    hypercalcinuria.

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motion_sickness

  • noun the state of being dizzy or nauseated because of the motions that occur while traveling in or on a moving vehicle
    kinetosis.

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measurement

  • noun the act or process of assigning numbers to phenomena according to a rule
    measuring; mensuration; measure.
    • the measurements were carefully done
    • his mental measurings proved remarkably accurate

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callus

  • noun an area of skin that is thick or hard from continual pressure or friction (as the sole of the foot)
    callosity.
  • noun bony tissue formed during the healing of a fractured bone

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hyperglycemia

  • noun abnormally high blood sugar usually associated with diabetes
    hyperglycaemia.

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vertigo

  • noun a reeling sensation; a feeling that you are about to fall
    giddiness; dizziness; lightheadedness.

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alcohol

  • noun a liquor or brew containing alcohol as the active agent
    alcoholic beverage; intoxicant; alcoholic drink; inebriant.
    • alcohol (or drink) ruined him
  • noun any of a series of volatile hydroxyl compounds that are made from hydrocarbons by distillation

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dipstix

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noonan's_syndrome

  • noun syndrome seen only in males; marked by short stature and lowset ears and subnormal fertility

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increase

  • noun a quantity that is added
    addition; gain.
    • there was an addition to property taxes this year
    • they recorded the cattle's gain in weight over a period of weeks
  • noun a change resulting in an increase
    • the increase is scheduled for next month

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health

  • noun a healthy state of wellbeing free from disease
    wellness.
    • physicians should be held responsible for the health of their patients
  • noun the general condition of body and mind
    • his delicate health
    • in poor health

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maple

  • noun wood of any of various maple trees; especially the hard close-grained wood of the sugar maple; used especially for furniture and flooring
  • noun any of numerous trees or shrubs of the genus Acer bearing winged seeds in pairs; north temperate zone

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cardiac_murmur

  • noun an abnormal sound of the heart; sometimes a sign of abnormal function of the heart valves
    heart murmur; murmur.

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medicine

  • noun the branches of medical science that deal with nonsurgical techniques
    medical specialty.
  • noun (medicine) something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease
    medicament; medication; medicinal drug.

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tumidness

  • noun slight swelling of an organ or part
    tumidity.

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bubo

  • noun a lymph node that is inflamed and swollen because of plague or gonorrhea or tuberculosis
  • noun a genus of Strigidae
    genus Bubo.

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cause

  • noun events that provide the generative force that is the origin of something
    • they are trying to determine the cause of the crash
  • noun a justification for something existing or happening
    reason; grounds.
    • he had no cause to complain
    • they had good reason to rejoice

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swell

  • noun the undulating movement of the surface of the open sea
    crestless wave.
  • noun a rounded elevation (especially one on an ocean floor)

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red

  • noun red color or pigment; the chromatic color resembling the hue of blood
    redness.
  • noun a tributary of the Mississippi River that flows eastward from Texas along the southern boundary of Oklahoma and through Louisiana
    Red River.

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vaginitis

  • noun inflammation of the vagina (usually associated with candidiasis)

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gulf_war_syndrome

  • noun a medical condition of uncertain origin that affected many veterans of the 1991 Gulf War; characterized by fatigue and headache and dizziness and nausea and rashes and joint pain and respiratory disorders
    Persian Gulf illness.

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monogenic_disease

  • noun an inherited disease controlled by a single pair of genes
    monogenic disorder.

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dipstick

  • noun a graduated rod dipped into a container to indicate the fluid level

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wrick

  • noun a painful muscle spasm especially in the neck or back (`rick' and `wrick' are British)
    rick; kink; crick.
  • verb twist suddenly so as to sprain
    twist; turn; rick; sprain; wrench.
    • wrench one's ankle
    • The wrestler twisted his shoulder
    • the hikers sprained their ankles when they fell
    • I turned my ankle and couldn't walk for several days

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exanthem

  • noun eruption on the skin occurring as a symptom of a disease
    exanthema; skin eruption.

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melagra

  • noun rheumatic or myalgic pains in the arms or legs

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lump

  • noun a compact mass
    clod; ball; glob; clump; chunk.
    • a ball of mud caught him on the shoulder
  • noun an abnormal protuberance or localized enlargement
    swelling; puffiness.

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murmur

  • noun a low continuous indistinct sound; often accompanied by movement of the lips without the production of articulate speech
    murmuring; muttering; mutter; murmuration; mussitation.
  • noun a schwa that is incidental to the pronunciation of a consonant
    murmur vowel.

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cough

  • noun a sudden noisy expulsion of air from the lungs that clears the air passages; a common symptom of upper respiratory infection or bronchitis or pneumonia or tuberculosis
    coughing.
  • verb exhale abruptly, as when one has a chest cold or congestion
    • The smoker coughs all day

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acetonuria

  • noun excessive amounts of ketone bodies in the urine as in diabetes mellitus or starvation
    ketonuria; ketoaciduria.

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pyrexia

  • noun a rise in the temperature of the body; frequently a symptom of infection
    febricity; fever; feverishness; febrility.

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looseness

  • noun frequent and watery bowel movements; can be a symptom of infection or food poisoning or colitis or a gastrointestinal tumor
    looseness of the bowels; diarrhea; diarrhoea.
  • noun freedom from restraint
    • the flexibility and looseness of the materials from which mythology is made

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spielmeyer-vogt_disease

  • noun a congenital progressive disorder of lipid metabolism having an onset at age 5 and characterized by blindness and dementia and early death
    juvenile amaurotic idiocy.

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spermatocele

  • noun a swelling on the epididymis or the testis; usually contains spermatozoa

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diabetic

  • noun someone who has diabetes
  • adjective of or relating to or causing diabetes

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achondroplasty

  • noun an inherited skeletal disorder beginning before birth; cartilage is converted to bone resulting in dwarfism
    achondroplasia; osteosclerosis congenita; chondrodystrophy.

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motion

  • noun the use of movements (especially of the hands) to communicate familiar or prearranged signals
    gesture.
  • noun a natural event that involves a change in the position or location of something
    movement.

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premenstrual

  • adjective of or relating to or occurring during the period just before menstruation

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melasma

  • noun a tan discoloration of a woman's face that is associated with pregnancy or with the use of oral contraceptives
    chloasma; mask of pregnancy.

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monogenic

  • adjective satellite of or relating to an inheritable character that is controlled by a single pair of genes

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lactation

  • noun the period following birth during which milk is secreted
    • lactation normally continues until weaning
  • noun the production and secretion of milk by the mammary glands

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nephrotic

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labor_pain

  • noun pain and discomfort associated with contractions of the uterus during labor

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chill

  • noun coldness due to a cold environment
    iciness; gelidity.
  • noun an almost pleasurable sensation of fright
    frisson; quiver; thrill; shudder; shiver; tingle.
    • a frisson of surprise shot through him

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tabes

  • noun wasting of the body during a chronic disease

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indigestion

  • noun a disorder of digestive function characterized by discomfort or heartburn or nausea
    dyspepsia; upset stomach; stomach upset.

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sneezing

  • noun a symptom consisting of the involuntary expulsion of air from the nose
    sternutation; sneeze.
  • verb exhale spasmodically, as when an irritant entered one's nose
    sneeze.
    • Pepper makes me sneeze

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megacolon

  • noun an abnormal enlargement of the colon; can be congenital (as in Hirschsprung's disease) or acquired (as when children refuse to defecate)

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haematocyturia

  • noun the presence of red blood cells in the urine
    hematocyturia.

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oscheocoele

  • noun swelling of the scrotum
    oscheocele.

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primary

  • noun a preliminary election where delegates or nominees are chosen
    primary election.
  • noun one of the main flight feathers projecting along the outer edge of a bird's wing
    primary feather; primary quill.

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enlarged

  • adjective (of an organ or body part) excessively enlarged as a result of increased size in the constituent cells
    hypertrophied.
    • hypertrophied myocardial fibers
  • verb make larger
    enlarge.
    • She enlarged the flower beds

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spots

  • noun spots before the eyes caused by opaque cell fragments in the vitreous humor and lens
    floater; musca volitans; muscae volitantes.
    • floaters seem to drift through the field of vision
  • noun a point located with respect to surface features of some region
    spot; topographic point; place.
    • this is a nice place for a picnic
    • a bright spot on a planet

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icterus_neonatorum

  • noun yellowish appearance in newborn infants; usually subsides spontaneously
    jaundice of the newborn; physiological jaundice of the newborn.

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spondylitis

  • noun inflammation of a spinal joint; characterized by pain and stiffness

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genetic_abnormality

  • noun a disease or disorder that is inherited genetically
    inherited disorder; genetic disorder; genetic disease; inherited disease; hereditary disease; hereditary condition; congenital disease; genetic defect.

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dysfunction

  • noun (medicine) any disturbance in the functioning of an organ or body part or a disturbance in the functioning of a social group
    disfunction.
    • erectile dysfunction
    • sexual relationship dysfunction

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horse

  • noun solid-hoofed herbivorous quadruped domesticated since prehistoric times
    Equus caballus.
  • noun a padded gymnastic apparatus on legs
    gymnastic horse.

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symptom

  • noun (medicine) any sensation or change in bodily function that is experienced by a patient and is associated with a particular disease
  • noun anything that accompanies X and is regarded as an indication of X's existence

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squeamishness

  • noun a mild state of nausea
    qualm; queasiness.
  • noun the trait of being excessively fastidious and easily shocked
    • the program was withdrawn because of the squeamishness of some viewers
    • he refused to allow squeamishness to deter him from his duty

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autosomal_recessive_defect

  • noun a disease caused by the presence of two recessive mutant genes on an autosome
    autosomal recessive disease.

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hyperlipoidaemia

  • noun presence of excess lipids in the blood
    hyperlipoidemia; hyperlipaemia; hyperlipidaemia; lipoidaemia; lipaemia; hyperlipemia; lipidaemia; lipemia; hyperlipidemia; lipoidemia; lipidemia.

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puffiness

  • noun an abnormal protuberance or localized enlargement
    swelling; lump.
  • noun lack of elegance as a consequence of being pompous and puffed up with vanity
    splashiness; pompousness; pretentiousness; ostentation; inflation; pomposity; ostentatiousness.

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chondrodystrophy

  • noun an inherited skeletal disorder beginning before birth; cartilage is converted to bone resulting in dwarfism
    achondroplasia; osteosclerosis congenita; achondroplasty.

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inflammation

  • noun a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
    rubor; redness.
  • noun the state of being emotionally aroused and worked up
    excitement; fervour; fervor; excitation.
    • his face was flushed with excitement and his hands trembled
    • he tried to calm those who were in a state of extreme inflammation

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palpitation

  • noun a rapid and irregular heart beat
  • noun a shaky motion
    quiver; quivering; vibration; trembling; shakiness; shaking.
    • the shaking of his fingers as he lit his pipe

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jaundice_of_the_newborn

  • noun yellowish appearance in newborn infants; usually subsides spontaneously
    icterus neonatorum; physiological jaundice of the newborn.

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anaemia

  • noun a lack of vitality
    anemia.
  • noun a deficiency of red blood cells
    anemia.

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pains

  • noun an effortful attempt to attain a goal
    strain; striving; nisus.
  • noun a symptom of some physical hurt or disorder
    hurting; pain.
    • the patient developed severe pain and distension

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klinefelter's_syndrome

  • noun syndrome in males that is characterized by small testes and long legs and enlarged breasts and reduced sperm production and mental retardation; a genetic defect in which an extra X chromosome (XXY) is present in the male
    XXY-syndrome; Klinefelter syndrome.

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legs

  • noun staying power
    • that old Broadway play really has legs
  • noun a human limb; commonly used to refer to a whole limb but technically only the part of the limb between the knee and ankle
    leg.

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glucose

  • noun a monosaccharide sugar that has several forms; an important source of physiological energy

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pyuria

  • noun presence of white blood cells in the urine; symptom of urinary tract infection

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goiter

  • noun abnormally enlarged thyroid gland; can result from underproduction or overproduction of hormone or from a deficiency of iodine in the diet
    goitre; thyromegaly; struma.

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chorditis

  • noun inflammation of the spermatic cord
  • noun inflammation of the vocal cords

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bowel

  • noun the part of the alimentary canal between the stomach and the anus
    intestine; gut.

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thoracic

  • adjective of or relating to the chest or thorax
    pectoral.
    • pectoral organ

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neuralgia

  • noun acute spasmodic pain along the course of one or more nerves
    neuralgy.

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cheilitis

  • noun inflammation and cracking of the skin of the lips

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palsy

  • noun loss of the ability to move a body part
    paralysis.
  • noun a condition marked by uncontrollable tremor

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oliguria

  • noun abnormally small production of urine; can be a symptom of kidney disease or obstruction of the urinary tract or edema or an imbalance of fluids and electrolytes in the body
  • noun production of an abnormally small amount of urine

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graves'_disease

  • noun exophthalmos occurring in association with goiter; hyperthyroidism with protrusion of the eyeballs
    exophthalmic goiter.

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screening

  • noun the display of a motion picture
    viewing; showing.
  • noun fabric of metal or plastic mesh

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congenital

  • adjective satellite present at birth but not necessarily hereditary; acquired during fetal development
    innate; inborn.

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wide

  • adjective having great (or a certain) extent from one side to the other
    broad.
    • wide roads
    • a wide necktie
    • wide margins
    • three feet wide
    • a river two miles broad
    • broad shoulders
    • a broad river
  • adjective satellite broad in scope or content
    across-the-board; broad; blanket; all-encompassing; encompassing; all-inclusive; all-embracing; extensive; panoptic.
    • across-the-board pay increases
    • an all-embracing definition
    • blanket sanctions against human-rights violators
    • an invention with broad applications
    • a panoptic study of Soviet nationality"- T.G.Winner
    • granted him wide powers

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bloat

  • noun swelling of the rumen or intestinal tract of domestic animals caused by excessive gas
  • verb become bloated or swollen or puff up
    • The dead man's stomach was bloated

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shortness_of_breath

  • noun a dyspneic condition
    breathlessness; SOB.

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kink

  • noun a painful muscle spasm especially in the neck or back (`rick' and `wrick' are British)
    wrick; rick; crick.
  • noun a sharp bend in a line produced when a line having a loop is pulled tight
    twist; twirl.

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hyperlipidemia

  • noun presence of excess lipids in the blood
    hyperlipoidemia; hyperlipaemia; hyperlipidaemia; lipoidaemia; hyperlipoidaemia; lipaemia; hyperlipemia; lipidaemia; lipemia; lipoidemia; lipidemia.

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quartan

  • noun a malarial fever that recurs every fourth day
  • adjective occurring every fourth day (especially the fever and weakness of malaria)
    • quartan malaria

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haemoglobinemia

  • noun presence of excessive hemoglobin in the blood plasma
    hemoglobinemia.

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and

A particle which expresses the relation of connection or addition. It is used to conjoin a word with a word, a clause with a clause, or a sentence with a sentence. (a) It is sometimes used emphatically; as, "there are women and women," that is, two very different sorts of women. (b) By a rhetorical figure, notions, one of which is modificatory of the other, are connected by and; as, "the tediousness and process of my travel," that is, the tedious process, etc.; "thy fair and outward character," that is, thy outwardly fair character, Schmidt's Shak. Lex.

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illness

  • noun impairment of normal physiological function affecting part or all of an organism
    malady; unwellness; sickness.

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ammoniuria

  • noun excessive ammonia in the urine

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thoracic_outlet_syndrome

  • noun tingling sensations in the fingers; caused by compression on a nerve supplying the arm

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defect

  • noun an imperfection in a bodily system
    • visual defects
    • this device permits detection of defects in the lungs
  • noun a failing or deficiency
    shortcoming.
    • that interpretation is an unfortunate defect of our lack of information

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attention_deficit_hyperactivity_disorder

  • noun a condition (mostly in boys) characterized by behavioral and learning disorders
    minimal brain dysfunction; MBD; attention deficit disorder; ADD; minimal brain damage; hyperkinetic syndrome; ADHD.

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pock

  • noun a pustule in an eruptive disease
  • verb mark with a scar
    scar; pit; mark.
    • The skin disease scarred his face permanently

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torment

  • noun unbearable physical pain
    torture.
  • noun extreme mental distress
    anguish; torture.

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icterus

  • noun yellowing of the skin and the whites of the eyes caused by an accumulation of bile pigment (bilirubin) in the blood; can be a symptom of gallstones or liver infection or anemia
    jaundice.
  • noun type genus of the Icteridae
    genus Icterus.

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hypersplenism

  • noun enlarged spleen and a decrease in one or more types of blood cells; associated with many disorders

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stomach

  • noun an enlarged and muscular saclike organ of the alimentary canal; the principal organ of digestion
    tummy; tum; breadbasket.
  • noun the region of the body of a vertebrate between the thorax and the pelvis
    venter; abdomen; belly.

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concentration

  • noun the strength of a solution; number of molecules of a substance in a given volume
  • noun the spatial property of being crowded together
    compactness; tightness; denseness; density.

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lactase_deficiency

  • noun congenital disorder consisting of an inability to digest milk and milk products; absence or deficiency of lactase results in an inability to hydrolyze lactose
    milk intolerance; lactose intolerance.

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relationship

  • noun a relation between people; (`relationship' is often used where `relation' would serve, as in `the relationship between inflation and unemployment', but the preferred usage of `relationship' is for human relations or states of relatedness)
    human relationship.
    • the relationship between mothers and their children
  • noun a state of connectedness between people (especially an emotional connection)
    • he didn't want his wife to know of the relationship

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hypermenorrhea

  • noun abnormally heavy or prolonged menstruation; can be a symptom of uterine tumors and can lead to anemia if prolonged
    menorrhagia.

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polygenic_disorder

  • noun an inherited disease controlled by several genes at once
    polygenic disease.

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lipemia

  • noun presence of excess lipids in the blood
    hyperlipoidemia; hyperlipaemia; hyperlipidaemia; lipoidaemia; hyperlipoidaemia; lipaemia; hyperlipemia; lipidaemia; hyperlipidemia; lipoidemia; lipidemia.

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pulmonary_congestion

  • noun congestion in the lungs

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kayser-fleischer_ring

  • noun a pigmented ring at the outer edge of the cornea of the eye; a symptom of Wilson's disease

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chest

  • noun the part of the human torso between the neck and the diaphragm or the corresponding part in other vertebrates
    pectus; thorax.
  • noun box with a lid; used for storage; usually large and sturdy

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febrility

  • noun a rise in the temperature of the body; frequently a symptom of infection
    febricity; fever; feverishness; pyrexia.

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fecal_impaction

  • noun accumulation of hardened feces in the rectum or lower colon which the person cannot move

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finding

  • noun the act of determining the properties of something, usually by research or calculation
    determination.
    • the determination of molecular structures
  • noun the decision of a court on issues of fact or law

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crepitation_rale

  • noun the crackling sound heard on auscultation when patients with respiratory diseases inhale; associated with tuberculosis and pneumonia and congestive heart failure

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hyperemia

  • noun increased blood in an organ or other body part
    hyperaemia.

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mucopolysaccharidosis

  • noun any of a group of genetic disorders involving a defect in the metabolism of mucopolysaccharides resulting in greater than normal levels of mucopolysaccharides in tissues

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laryngopharyngitis

  • noun inflammation of the larynx and pharynx

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fibrositis

  • noun inflammation of white fibrous tissues (especially muscle sheaths)

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normal

  • noun something regarded as a normative example
    formula; pattern; rule; convention.
    • the convention of not naming the main character
    • violence is the rule not the exception
    • his formula for impressing visitors
  • adjective conforming with or constituting a norm or standard or level or type or social norm; not abnormal
    • serve wine at normal room temperature
    • normal diplomatic relations
    • normal working hours
    • normal word order
    • normal curiosity
    • the normal course of events

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fibromyositis

  • noun local inflammation of muscle and connective tissue

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sialadenitis

  • noun inflammation of the salivary glands

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eruption

  • noun the sudden occurrence of a violent discharge of steam and volcanic material
    volcanic eruption.
  • noun symptom consisting of a breaking out and becoming visible

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chart

  • noun a visual display of information
  • noun a map designed to assist navigation by air or sea

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glucosuria

  • noun the presence of abnormally high levels of glucose in the urine

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specialty

  • noun an asset of special worth or utility
    strong suit; strength; speciality; strong point; long suit; forte; metier.
    • cooking is his forte
  • noun a distinguishing trait
    peculiarity; distinctiveness; speciality; specialness.

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genetic_disease

  • noun a disease or disorder that is inherited genetically
    inherited disorder; genetic disorder; inherited disease; hereditary disease; hereditary condition; congenital disease; genetic abnormality; genetic defect.

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beta

  • noun the 2nd letter of the Greek alphabet
  • noun beets
    genus Beta.

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salpingitis

  • noun inflammation of a Fallopian tube (usually the result of infection spreading from the vagina or uterus) or of a Eustachian tube

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significant

  • adjective important in effect or meaning
    important.
    • a significant change in tax laws
    • a significant change in the Constitution
    • a significant contribution
    • significant details
    • statistically significant
  • adjective satellite fairly large
    substantial.
    • won by a substantial margin

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bowels

  • noun the center of the Earth
  • noun the part of the alimentary canal between the stomach and the anus
    bowel; intestine; gut.

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hypercholesteremia

  • noun the presence of an abnormal amount of cholesterol in the cells and plasma of the blood; associated with the risk of atherosclerosis
    hypercholesterolemia.

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phalangitis

  • noun inflammation of a finger or toe

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otosclerosis

  • noun hereditary disorder in which ossification of the labyrinth of the inner ear causes tinnitus and eventual deafness

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enlarged_heart

  • noun an abnormal enlargement of the heart
    cardiomegaly; megacardia; megalocardia.
    • mild cardiomegaly is common in athletes

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hyperthyroidism

  • noun an overactive thyroid gland; pathologically excessive production of thyroid hormones or the condition resulting from excessive production of thyroid hormones
    thyrotoxicosis.

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medical

  • noun a thorough physical examination; includes a variety of tests depending on the age and sex and health of the person
    checkup; medical checkup; health check; medical examination; medical exam.
  • adjective relating to the study or practice of medicine
    • the medical profession
    • a medical student
    • medical school

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dystrophy

  • noun any of several hereditary diseases of the muscular system characterized by weakness and wasting of skeletal muscles
    muscular dystrophy.
  • noun any degenerative disorder resulting from inadequate or faulty nutrition

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posthitis

  • noun inflammation of the foreskin of the penis; usually caused by bacterial infection

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disease

  • noun an impairment of health or a condition of abnormal functioning

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tooth

  • noun hard bonelike structures in the jaws of vertebrates; used for biting and chewing or for attack and defense
  • noun something resembling the tooth of an animal

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glossalgia

  • noun pain in the tongue
    glossodynia.

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dacryocystitis

  • noun inflammation of the lacrimal sac causing obstruction of the tube draining tears into the nose

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kaliuresis

  • noun the presence of excess potassium in the urine
    kaluresis.

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quantity

  • noun how much there is or how many there are of something that you can quantify
    amount; measure.
  • noun an adequate or large amount
    • he had a quantity of ammunition

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charley

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upset_stomach

  • noun a disorder of digestive function characterized by discomfort or heartburn or nausea
    indigestion; dyspepsia; stomach upset.

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kaluresis

  • noun the presence of excess potassium in the urine
    kaliuresis.

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oligodontia

  • noun congenital condition in which some of the teeth are missing

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swelling

  • noun an abnormal protuberance or localized enlargement
    puffiness; lump.
  • noun something that bulges out or is protuberant or projects from its surroundings
    protrusion; extrusion; bulge; gibbousness; hump; prominence; bump; excrescence; jut; gibbosity; protuberance.
    • the gun in his pocket made an obvious bulge
    • the hump of a camel
    • he stood on the rocky prominence
    • the occipital protuberance was well developed
    • the bony excrescence between its horns

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sob

  • noun a dyspneic condition
    shortness of breath; breathlessness.
  • noun insulting terms of address for people who are stupid or irritating or ridiculous
    mother fucker; bastard; prick; motherfucker; whoreson; dickhead; son of a bitch; asshole; cocksucker; shit.

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relation

  • noun an abstraction belonging to or characteristic of two entities or parts together
  • noun the act of sexual procreation between a man and a woman; the man's penis is inserted into the woman's vagina and excited until orgasm and ejaculation occur
    congress; intercourse; sexual intercourse; sex act; sexual relation; carnal knowledge; sexual congress; copulation; coitus; coition.

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amenorrhoea

  • noun absence or suppression of normal menstrual flow
    amenorrhea; amenia.

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laryngotracheobronchitis

  • noun inflammation of the larynx and trachea and bronchial passageways

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restless_legs_syndrome

  • noun feeling of uneasiness and restlessness in the legs after going to bed (sometimes causing insomnia); may be relieved temporarily by walking or moving the legs
    restless legs; Ekbom syndrome.

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lipaemia

  • noun presence of excess lipids in the blood
    hyperlipoidemia; hyperlipaemia; hyperlipidaemia; lipoidaemia; hyperlipoidaemia; hyperlipemia; lipidaemia; lipemia; hyperlipidemia; lipoidemia; lipidemia.

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conn's_syndrome

  • noun disturbances in saltwater balance and symptoms of weakness and muscular cramps and twitching and convulsions and sometimes paralysis; usually caused by a benign tumor of the cortex of the adrenal gland that leads to excess secretion of aldosterone

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gastritis

  • noun inflammation of the lining of the stomach; nausea and loss of appetite and discomfort after eating

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malabsorption

  • noun abnormal absorption of nutrients from the digestive tract

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inflammatory_bowel_disease

  • noun inflammation of the colon
    colitis.

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negligible

  • adjective satellite so small as to be meaningless; insignificant
    • the effect was negligible
  • adjective satellite not worth considering
    paltry; trifling.
    • he considered the prize too paltry for the lives it must cost
    • piffling efforts
    • a trifling matter

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hydroxybutyric_acid

  • noun hydroxy derivative of butyric acid
    oxybutyric acid.

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coryza

  • noun an inflammation of the mucous membrane lining the nose (usually associated with nasal discharge)
    rhinitis.

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acrocyanosis

  • noun cyanosis of the extremities; can occur when a spasm of the blood vessels is caused by exposure to cold or by strong emotion
    Raynaud's sign.

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factor

  • noun anything that contributes causally to a result
    • a number of factors determined the outcome
  • noun an abstract part of something
    ingredient; constituent; component; element.
    • jealousy was a component of his character
    • two constituents of a musical composition are melody and harmony
    • the grammatical elements of a sentence
    • a key factor in her success
    • humor: an effective ingredient of a speech

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fuel

  • noun a substance that can be consumed to produce energy
    • more fuel is needed during the winter months
    • they developed alternative fuels for aircraft
  • verb provide with a combustible substance that provides energy
    • fuel aircraft, ships, and cars

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thrombocytosis

  • noun increase in the number of platelets in the blood which tends to cause clots to form; associated with many neoplasms and chronic infections and other diseases

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dominant

  • noun (music) the fifth note of the diatonic scale
  • noun an allele that produces the same phenotype whether its paired allele is identical or different
    dominant allele.

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tinnitus

  • noun a ringing or booming sensation in one or both ears; a symptom of an ear infection or Meniere's disease

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peritoneal

  • adjective of or relating to or affecting the peritoneum
    • peritoneal cancer

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pathophysiology

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chest_pain

  • noun pain in the chest

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outlet

  • noun a place of business for retailing goods
    mercantile establishment; sales outlet; retail store.
  • noun receptacle providing a place in a wiring system where current can be taken to run electrical devices
    electrical outlet; electric outlet; wall plug; electric receptacle; wall socket.

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prostatitis

  • noun inflammation of the prostate gland characterized by perineal pain and irregular urination and (if severe) chills and fever

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familial

  • adjective relating to or having the characteristics of a family
    • children of the same familial background
    • familial aggregation
  • adjective satellite occurring among members of a family usually by heredity
    transmissible; hereditary; genetic; transmitted; inherited.
    • an inherited disease
    • familial traits
    • genetically transmitted features

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hepatolenticular_degeneration

  • noun a rare inherited disorder of copper metabolism; copper accumulates in the liver and then in the red blood cells and brain
    Wilson's disease.

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secondary

  • noun the defensive football players who line up behind the linemen
  • noun coil such that current is induced in it by passing a current through the primary coil
    secondary coil; secondary winding.

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dyspepsia

  • noun a disorder of digestive function characterized by discomfort or heartburn or nausea
    indigestion; upset stomach; stomach upset.

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skin_rash

  • noun any red eruption of the skin
    roseola; efflorescence; rash.

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hemorrhoid

  • noun pain caused by venous swelling at or inside the anal sphincter
    haemorrhoid; piles.

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fat_metabolism

  • noun a metabolic process that breaks down ingested fats into fatty acids and glycerol and then into simpler compounds that can be used by cells of the body

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morning

  • noun the time period between dawn and noon
    morning time; forenoon; morn.
    • I spent the morning running errands
  • noun a conventional expression of greeting or farewell
    good morning.

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soreness

  • noun a pain that is felt (as when the area is touched)
    tenderness; rawness.
    • the best results are generally obtained by inserting the needle into the point of maximum tenderness
    • after taking a cold, rawness of the larynx and trachea come on
  • noun an uncomfortable feeling of mental painfulness or distress
    discomfort; irritation.

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eczema_vaccinatum

  • noun a now rare complication of vaccinia superimposed on atopic dermatitis with high fever and generalized vesicles and papulovesicles
    Kaposi's varicelliform eruption.

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withdrawal

  • noun a retraction of a previously held position
    backdown; climb-down.
  • noun the act of taking out money or other capital

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nephrosis

  • noun a syndrome characterized by edema and large amounts of protein in the urine and usually increased blood cholesterol; usually associated with glomerulonephritis or with a complication of various systemic diseases
    nephrotic syndrome.
  • noun a disease affecting the kidneys
    kidney disease; renal disorder; nephropathy.

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jejunoileitis

  • noun inflammation of the jejunum and the ileum of the small intestine

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dizziness

  • noun a reeling sensation; a feeling that you are about to fall
    giddiness; vertigo; lightheadedness.

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hypercalcaemia

  • noun the presence of abnormally high levels of calcium in the blood; usually the result of excessive bone resorption in hyperparathyroidism or Paget's disease
    hypercalcemia.

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ketoaciduria

  • noun excessive amounts of ketone bodies in the urine as in diabetes mellitus or starvation
    ketonuria; acetonuria.

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cramp

  • noun a painful and involuntary muscular contraction
    muscle spasm; spasm.
  • noun a clamp for holding pieces of wood together while they are glued

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heartburn

  • noun a painful burning sensation in the chest caused by gastroesophageal reflux (backflow from the stomach irritating the esophagus); symptomatic of an ulcer or a diaphragmatic hernia or other disorder
    pyrosis.

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megacardia

  • noun an abnormal enlargement of the heart
    cardiomegaly; enlarged heart; megalocardia.
    • mild cardiomegaly is common in athletes

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detection

  • noun the perception that something has occurred or some state exists
    sensing.
    • early detection can often lead to a cure
  • noun the act of detecting something; catching sight of something
    espial; spying; catching; spotting.

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individual

  • noun a human being
    someone; somebody; soul; person; mortal.
    • there was too much for one person to do
  • noun a single organism

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exophthalmic_goiter

  • noun exophthalmos occurring in association with goiter; hyperthyroidism with protrusion of the eyeballs
    Graves' disease.

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restless_legs

  • noun feeling of uneasiness and restlessness in the legs after going to bed (sometimes causing insomnia); may be relieved temporarily by walking or moving the legs
    restless legs syndrome; Ekbom syndrome.

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phantom_limb_syndrome

  • noun syndrome consisting of discomfort or pain in a limb that has been amputated

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oophoritis

  • noun inflammation of one or both ovaries

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uraturia

  • noun presence of abnormally large amounts of uric acid in the urine; symptom of gout

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ketosis

  • noun an abnormal increase of ketone bodies in the blood as in diabetes mellitus
    acetonemia; ketonemia.

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skin_eruption

  • noun eruption on the skin occurring as a symptom of a disease
    exanthem; exanthema.

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situation

  • noun the general state of things; the combination of circumstances at a given time
    state of affairs.
    • the present international situation is dangerous
    • wondered how such a state of affairs had come about
    • eternal truths will be neither true nor eternal unless they have fresh meaning for every new social situation"- Franklin D.Roosevelt
  • noun a condition or position in which you find yourself
    position.
    • the unpleasant situation (or position) of having to choose between two evils
    • found herself in a very fortunate situation

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abscessed_tooth

  • noun an abscess of a common kind in the tissue around a tooth

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lipidemia

  • noun presence of excess lipids in the blood
    hyperlipoidemia; hyperlipaemia; hyperlipidaemia; lipoidaemia; hyperlipoidaemia; lipaemia; hyperlipemia; lipidaemia; lipemia; hyperlipidemia; lipoidemia.

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toxic_shock_syndrome

  • noun syndrome resulting from a serious acute (sometimes fatal) infection associated with the presence of staphylococcus; characterized by fever and diarrhea and nausea and diffuse erythema and shock; occurs especially in menstruating women using highly absorbent tampons
    toxic shock; TSS.

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away

  • adjective satellite not present; having left
    • he's away right now
    • you must not allow a stranger into the house when your mother is away
  • adjective used of an opponent's ground
    • an away game

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nebula

  • noun a medicinal liquid preparation intended for use in an atomizer
  • noun cloudiness of the urine

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keratoiritis

  • noun inflammation of the cornea and the iris of the eye

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williams_syndrome

  • noun a rare congenital disorder associated with deletion of genetic material in chromosome 7; characterized by mental deficiency and some growth deficiency and elfin faces but an overly social personality and a remarkable gift for vocabulary

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congenital_megacolon

  • noun congenital condition in which the colon does not have the normal network of nerves; there is little urge to defecate so the feces accumulate and cause megacolon
    Hirschsprung's disease.

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genetic_defect

  • noun a disease or disorder that is inherited genetically
    inherited disorder; genetic disorder; genetic disease; inherited disease; hereditary disease; hereditary condition; congenital disease; genetic abnormality.

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reading

  • noun the cognitive process of understanding a written linguistic message
    • his main reading was detective stories
    • suggestions for further reading
  • noun a particular interpretation or performance
    • on that reading it was an insult
    • he was famous for his reading of Mozart

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amyotrophy

  • noun progressive wasting of muscle tissues
    amyotrophia.

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efflorescence

  • noun the period of greatest prosperity or productivity
    prime; flower; blossom; peak; flush; bloom; heyday.
  • noun any red eruption of the skin
    skin rash; roseola; rash.

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hemosiderosis

  • noun abnormal deposit of hemosiderin; often a symptom of thalassemia or hemochromatosis
    haemosiderosis.

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giddiness

  • noun an impulsive scatterbrained manner
    silliness.
  • noun a reeling sensation; a feeling that you are about to fall
    dizziness; vertigo; lightheadedness.

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neuritis

  • noun inflammation of a nerve accompanied by pain and sometimes loss of function

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attention

  • noun the process whereby a person concentrates on some features of the environment to the (relative) exclusion of others
    attending.
  • noun the work of providing treatment for or attending to someone or something
    aid; tending; care.
    • no medical care was required
    • the old car needs constant attention

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hyperaemia

  • noun increased blood in an organ or other body part
    hyperemia.

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megalocardia

  • noun an abnormal enlargement of the heart
    cardiomegaly; megacardia; enlarged heart.
    • mild cardiomegaly is common in athletes

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death

  • noun the event of dying or departure from life
    decease; expiry.
    • her death came as a terrible shock
    • upon your decease the capital will pass to your grandchildren
  • noun the permanent end of all life functions in an organism or part of an organism
    • the animal died a painful death

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diverticulitis

  • noun inflammation of a diverticulum in the digestive tract (especially the colon); characterized by painful abdominal cramping and fever and constipation

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lipidaemia

  • noun presence of excess lipids in the blood
    hyperlipoidemia; hyperlipaemia; hyperlipidaemia; lipoidaemia; hyperlipoidaemia; lipaemia; hyperlipemia; lipemia; hyperlipidemia; lipoidemia; lipidemia.

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exophthalmic

Of or pertaining to, or characterized by, exophthalmia.

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cervical

  • adjective of or relating to the cervix of the uterus
    • cervical cancer
  • adjective relating to or associated with the neck

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iridokeratitis

  • noun inflammation of the iris and cornea of the eye

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oscheocele

  • noun swelling of the scrotum
    oscheocoele.

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reaction

  • noun (chemistry) a process in which one or more substances are changed into others
    chemical reaction.
    • there was a chemical reaction of the lime with the ground water
  • noun an idea evoked by some experience
    • his reaction to the news was to start planning what to do

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periodic_apnea_of_the_newborn

  • noun irregular breathing of newborns; periods of rapid breathing followed by apnea; believed to be associated with sudden infant death syndrome

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tetralogy

  • noun a series of four related works (plays or operas or novels)

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sword-cut

  • noun a scar from a cut made by a sword

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irregular

  • noun a member of an irregular armed force that fights a stronger force by sabotage and harassment
    guerrilla; guerilla; insurgent.
  • noun merchandise that has imperfections; usually sold at a reduced price without the brand name
    second.

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hypoglycemic

  • adjective of or relating to hypoglycemia
    hypoglycaemic.
    • hypoglycemic agents

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ill

  • noun an often persistent bodily disorder or disease; a cause for complaining
    complaint; ailment.
  • adjective affected by an impairment of normal physical or mental function
    sick.
    • ill from the monotony of his suffering

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hypoglycemia

  • noun abnormally low blood sugar usually resulting from excessive insulin or a poor diet
    hypoglycaemia.

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the_shits

  • noun obscene terms for diarrhea
    the trots.

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medical_specialty

  • noun the branches of medical science that deal with nonsurgical techniques
    medicine.

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aura

  • noun a sensation (as of a cold breeze or bright light) that precedes the onset of certain disorders such as a migraine attack or epileptic seizure
  • noun an indication of radiant light drawn around the head of a saint
    glory; gloriole; nimbus; aureole; halo.

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blepharospasm

  • noun spasm of the eyelid muscle resulting in closure of the eye

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acetonemia

  • noun an abnormal increase of ketone bodies in the blood as in diabetes mellitus
    ketosis; ketonemia.

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haemoglobinuria

  • noun presence of hemoglobin in the urine
    hemoglobinuria.

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laryngitis

  • noun inflammation of the mucous membrane of the larynx; characterized by hoarseness or loss of voice and coughing

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polygenic_disease

  • noun an inherited disease controlled by several genes at once
    polygenic disorder.

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shiver

  • noun a reflex motion caused by cold or fear or excitement
    tremble; shake.
  • noun an almost pleasurable sensation of fright
    frisson; quiver; thrill; shudder; tingle; chill.
    • a frisson of surprise shot through him

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genetic_disorder

  • noun a disease or disorder that is inherited genetically
    inherited disorder; genetic disease; inherited disease; hereditary disease; hereditary condition; congenital disease; genetic abnormality; genetic defect.

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distress

  • noun psychological suffering
    suffering; hurt.
    • the death of his wife caused him great distress
  • noun a state of adversity (danger or affliction or need)
    • a ship in distress
    • she was the classic maiden in distress

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synovitis

  • noun inflammation of the synovial membrane that lines a synovial joint; results in pain and swelling

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excess

  • noun a quantity much larger than is needed
    nimiety; surplusage; surplus.
  • noun immoderation as a consequence of going beyond sufficient or permitted limits
    inordinateness; excessiveness.

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blepharitis

  • noun inflammation of the eyelids characterized by redness and swelling and dried crusts

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alkaluria

  • noun a condition in which the urine (which is normally slightly acidic) is alkaline
    alkalinuria.

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newborn

  • noun a baby from birth to four weeks
    newborn baby; newborn infant; neonate.
  • adjective satellite recently born
    • a newborn infant

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dietary

  • noun a regulated daily food allowance
  • adjective of or relating to the diet
    dietetical; dietetic.
    • dietary restrictions

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colpocystitis

  • noun inflammation of the vagina and bladder

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pregnancy

  • noun the state of being pregnant; the period from conception to birth when a woman carries a developing fetus in her uterus
    maternity; gestation.

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koplik's_spots

  • noun small red spots with white centers found on the mucous membranes of the mouth and tongue; symptom of measles that appears one or two days before the measles rash appears

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pulmonary

  • adjective relating to or affecting the lungs
    pneumonic; pulmonic.
    • pulmonary disease

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labor

  • noun a social class comprising those who do manual labor or work for wages
    working class; labour; proletariat.
    • there is a shortage of skilled labor in this field
  • noun productive work (especially physical work done for wages)
    toil; labour.
    • his labor did not require a great deal of skill

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gravidarum

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hereditary_disease

  • noun a disease or disorder that is inherited genetically
    inherited disorder; genetic disorder; genetic disease; inherited disease; hereditary condition; congenital disease; genetic abnormality; genetic defect.

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dyspnea

  • noun difficult or labored respiration
    dyspnoea.

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primary_amenorrhea

  • noun delay of menarche beyond age 18

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hematocoele

  • noun swelling caused by blood collecting in a body cavity (especially a swelling of the membrane covering the testis)
    hematocele; haematocele; haematocoele.

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light

  • noun (physics) electromagnetic radiation that can produce a visual sensation
    visible light; visible radiation.
    • the light was filtered through a soft glass window
  • noun any device serving as a source of illumination
    light source.
    • he stopped the car and turned off the lights

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hyperlipidaemia

  • noun presence of excess lipids in the blood
    hyperlipoidemia; hyperlipaemia; lipoidaemia; hyperlipoidaemia; lipaemia; hyperlipemia; lipidaemia; lipemia; hyperlipidemia; lipoidemia; lipidemia.

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reiter's_syndrome

  • noun an inflammatory syndrome (etiology unknown) predominantly in males; characterized by arthritis and conjunctivitis and urethritis
    Reiter's disease.

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tetany

  • noun clinical neurological syndrome characterized by muscular twitching and cramps and (when severe) seizures; associated with calcium deficiency (hypoparathyroidism) or vitamin D deficiency or alkalosis
    intermittent tetanus; intermittent cramp; tetanilla; apyretic tetanus.

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neonatorum

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mark

  • noun a number or letter indicating quality (especially of a student's performance)
    grade; score.
    • she made good marks in algebra
    • grade A milk
    • what was your score on your homework?
  • noun a distinguishing symbol
    marker; marking.
    • the owner's mark was on all the sheep

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breath

  • noun the process of taking in and expelling air during breathing
    • he took a deep breath and dived into the pool
    • he was fighting to his last breath
  • noun the air that is inhaled and exhaled in respiration
    • his sour breath offended her

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genetic

  • adjective satellite occurring among members of a family usually by heredity
    transmissible; familial; hereditary; transmitted; inherited.
    • an inherited disease
    • familial traits
    • genetically transmitted features
  • adjective of or relating to or produced by or being a gene
    genetical; genic.
    • genic combinations
    • genetic code

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hematocele

  • noun swelling caused by blood collecting in a body cavity (especially a swelling of the membrane covering the testis)
    hematocoele; haematocele; haematocoele.

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exanthema

  • noun eruption on the skin occurring as a symptom of a disease
    exanthem; skin eruption.

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recessive

  • noun an allele that produces its characteristic phenotype only when its paired allele is identical
    recessive allele.
  • adjective of or pertaining to a recession
    recessionary.

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systolic_murmur

  • noun a murmur heard during systole

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coughing

  • noun a sudden noisy expulsion of air from the lungs that clears the air passages; a common symptom of upper respiratory infection or bronchitis or pneumonia or tuberculosis
    cough.
  • verb exhale abruptly, as when one has a chest cold or congestion
    cough.
    • The smoker coughs all day

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hydrarthrosis

  • noun inflammation and swelling of a movable joint because of excess synovial fluid

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montezuma's_revenge

  • noun diarrhea contracted in Mexico or Central America

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side_effect

  • noun a secondary and usually adverse effect of a drug or therapy
    • severe headaches are one of the side effects of the drug
  • noun any adverse and unwanted secondary effect
    fallout.
    • a strategy to contain the fallout from the accounting scandal

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alkalinuria

  • noun a condition in which the urine (which is normally slightly acidic) is alkaline
    alkaluria.

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liver

  • noun large and complicated reddish-brown glandular organ located in the upper right portion of the abdominal cavity; secretes bile and functions in metabolism of protein and carbohydrate and fat; synthesizes substances involved in the clotting of the blood; synthesizes vitamin A; detoxifies poisonous substances and breaks down worn-out erythrocytes
  • noun liver of an animal used as meat

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haemoptysis

  • noun coughing up blood from the respiratory tract; usually indicates a severe infection of the bronchi or lungs
    hemoptysis.

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chill

  • noun coldness due to a cold environment
    iciness; gelidity.
  • noun an almost pleasurable sensation of fright
    frisson; quiver; thrill; shudder; shiver; tingle.
    • a frisson of surprise shot through him

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chiralgia

  • noun a pain in the hand that is not traumatic

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griping

  • noun acute abdominal pain (especially in infants)
    intestinal colic; gripes; colic.
  • verb complain
    squawk; bellyache; grouse; beef; gripe; holler; bitch; crab.
    • What was he hollering about?

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klinefelter_syndrome

  • noun syndrome in males that is characterized by small testes and long legs and enlarged breasts and reduced sperm production and mental retardation; a genetic defect in which an extra X chromosome (XXY) is present in the male
    XXY-syndrome; Klinefelter's syndrome.

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smartness

  • noun a kind of pain such as that caused by a wound or a burn or a sore
    smarting; smart.
  • noun intelligence as manifested in being quick and witty
    cleverness; brightness.

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enteritis

  • noun inflammation of the intestine (especially the small intestine); usually characterized by diarrhea

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orthopnea

  • noun form of dyspnea in which the person can breathe comfortably only when standing or sitting erect; associated with asthma and emphysema and angina pectoris

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ail

  • noun aromatic bulb used as seasoning
    garlic.
  • verb be ill or unwell

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hyperkinetic_syndrome

  • noun a condition (mostly in boys) characterized by behavioral and learning disorders
    attention deficit hyperactivity disorder; minimal brain dysfunction; MBD; attention deficit disorder; ADD; minimal brain damage; ADHD.

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error

  • noun a wrong action attributable to bad judgment or ignorance or inattention
    fault; mistake.
    • he made a bad mistake
    • she was quick to point out my errors
    • I could understand his English in spite of his grammatical faults
  • noun inadvertent incorrectness
    erroneousness.

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pleurodynia

  • noun pain in the chest caused by inflammation of the muscles between the ribs
    costalgia; pleuralgia.

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glycosuria

  • noun the presence of abnormally high levels of sugar in the urine

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restless

  • adjective satellite worried and uneasy
    unsatisfied; ungratified.
  • adjective satellite ceaselessly in motion
    • the restless sea
    • the restless wind

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shin_splints

  • noun painful inflammation of the muscles around the shins; frequent among runners

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hyperkalemia

  • noun higher than normal levels of potassium in the circulating blood; associated with kidney failure or sometimes with the use of diuretic drugs

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side

  • noun a place within a region identified relative to a center or reference location
    • they always sat on the right side of the church
    • he never left my side
  • noun one of two or more contesting groups
    • the Confederate side was prepared to attack

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photophobia

  • noun a morbid fear of light
  • noun pain in the eye resulting from exposure to bright light (often associated with albinism)
    photalgia.

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sting

  • noun a kind of pain; something as sudden and painful as being stung
    stinging.
    • the sting of death
    • he felt the stinging of nettles
  • noun a mental pain or distress
    pang.
    • a pang of conscience

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endocervicitis

  • noun inflammation of the mucous lining of the uterine cervix

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premenstrual_syndrome

  • noun a syndrome that occurs in many women from 2 to 14 days before the onset of menstruation
    PMS.

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eczema

  • noun generic term for inflammatory conditions of the skin; particularly with vesiculation in the acute stages

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protein

  • noun any of a large group of nitrogenous organic compounds that are essential constituents of living cells; consist of polymers of amino acids; essential in the diet of animals for growth and for repair of tissues; can be obtained from meat and eggs and milk and legumes
    • a diet high in protein

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anguish

  • noun extreme mental distress
    torment; torture.
  • noun extreme distress of body or mind

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abscess

  • noun symptom consisting of a localized collection of pus surrounded by inflamed tissue

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afibrinogenemia

  • noun the absence of fibrinogen in the plasma leading to prolonged bleeding

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severity

  • noun used of the degree of something undesirable e.g. pain or weather
    badness; severeness.
  • noun something hard to endure
    hardship; rigourousness; severeness; rigor; rigorousness; rigour; asperity; grimness.
    • the asperity of northern winters

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glycogen

  • noun one form in which body fuel is stored; stored primarily in the liver and broken down into glucose when needed by the body
    animal starch.

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excruciation

  • noun a state of acute pain
    agony; suffering.
  • noun the infliction of extremely painful punishment or suffering
    crucifixion.

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fas

  • noun a congenital medical condition in which body deformation occurs or facial development or mental ability is impaired because the mother drinks alcohol during pregnancy
    fetal alcohol syndrome.
  • noun the syllable naming the fourth (subdominant) note of the diatonic scale in solmization
    fa.

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postnasal_drip

  • noun chronic secretion of mucus from the rear of the nasal cavity into the nasopharynx

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radiation

  • noun energy that is radiated or transmitted in the form of rays or waves or particles
  • noun the act of spreading outward from a central source

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ekbom_syndrome

  • noun feeling of uneasiness and restlessness in the legs after going to bed (sometimes causing insomnia); may be relieved temporarily by walking or moving the legs
    restless legs syndrome; restless legs.

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pad

  • noun a number of sheets of paper fastened together along one edge
    pad of paper; tablet.
  • noun the large floating leaf of an aquatic plant (as the water lily)

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rhinorrhea

  • noun persistent watery mucus discharge from the nose (as in the common cold)

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intermittent_tetanus

  • noun clinical neurological syndrome characterized by muscular twitching and cramps and (when severe) seizures; associated with calcium deficiency (hypoparathyroidism) or vitamin D deficiency or alkalosis
    tetany; intermittent cramp; tetanilla; apyretic tetanus.

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higher

  • adjective satellite advanced in complexity or elaboration
    • higher finance
    • higher mathematics
  • adjective satellite of education beyond the secondary level
    • higher education
    • higher learning

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development

  • noun act of improving by expanding or enlarging or refining
    • he congratulated them on their development of a plan to meet the emergency
    • they funded research and development
  • noun a process in which something passes by degrees to a different stage (especially a more advanced or mature stage)
    evolution.
    • the development of his ideas took many years
    • the evolution of Greek civilization
    • the slow development of her skill as a writer

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cheloid

  • noun raised pinkish scar tissue at the site of an injury; results from excessive tissue repair
    keloid.

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aminoaciduria

  • noun abnormal presence of amino acids in the urine; usually a symptom of metabolic defects

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fatty

  • noun a rotund individual
    roly-poly; butterball; fatso; fat person.
  • adjective containing or composed of fat
    fat.
    • fatty food
    • fat tissue

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sickness

  • noun impairment of normal physiological function affecting part or all of an organism
    malady; illness; unwellness.
  • noun defectiveness or unsoundness
    • drugs have become a sickness they cannot cure
    • a great sickness of his judgment

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pockmark

  • noun a scar or pit on the skin that is left by a pustule of smallpox or acne or other eruptive disease
  • verb mark with or as if with pockmarks
    • Her face was pockmarked by the disease

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effect

  • noun a phenomenon that follows and is caused by some previous phenomenon
    result; consequence; upshot; outcome; issue; event.
    • the magnetic effect was greater when the rod was lengthwise
    • his decision had depressing consequences for business
    • he acted very wise after the event
  • noun an outward appearance
    impression.
    • he made a good impression
    • I wanted to create an impression of success
    • she retained that bold effect in her reproductions of the original painting

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hematocyturia

  • noun the presence of red blood cells in the urine
    haematocyturia.

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graphospasm

  • noun muscular spasms of thumb and forefinger while writing with a pen or pencil
    writer's cramp.

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corditis

  • noun inflammation of the spermatic cord

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kernig's_sign

  • noun symptom of meningitis; patient cannot extend the leg at the knee when the thigh is flexed because of stiffness in the hamstrings

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user

  • noun a person who makes use of a thing; someone who uses or employs something
  • noun a person who uses something or someone selfishly or unethically
    exploiter.

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calcification

  • noun a process that impregnates something with calcium (or calcium salts)
  • noun tissue hardened by deposition of lime salts

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uratemia

  • noun presence of abnormal amounts of uric acid salts in the blood; symptom of gout

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diabetes

  • noun a polygenic disease characterized by abnormally high glucose levels in the blood; any of several metabolic disorders marked by excessive urination and persistent thirst

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fasting

  • noun abstaining from food
    fast.
  • verb abstain from certain foods, as for religious or medical reasons
    fast.
    • Catholics sometimes fast during Lent

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abnormality

  • noun an abnormal physical condition resulting from defective genes or developmental deficiencies
    abnormalcy.
  • noun retardation sufficient to fall outside the normal range of intelligence
    mental defectiveness.

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intermittent

  • adjective satellite stopping and starting at irregular intervals
    • intermittent rain showers

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prodroma

  • noun an early symptom that a disease is developing or that an attack is about to occur
    prodrome.

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hydrophobia

  • noun a symptom of rabies in humans consisting of an aversion to swallowing liquids
  • noun a morbid fear of water

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colour

  • noun any material used for its color
    color; coloring material; colouring material.
    • she used a different color for the trim
  • noun a race with skin pigmentation different from the white race (especially Blacks)
    color; people of color; people of colour.

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variety

  • noun a collection containing a variety of sorts of things
    mixture; smorgasbord; motley; miscellanea; mixed bag; salmagundi; miscellany; assortment; potpourri.
    • a great assortment of cars was on display
    • he had a variety of disorders
    • a veritable smorgasbord of religions
  • noun noticeable heterogeneity
    diversity; diverseness; multifariousness.
    • a diversity of possibilities
    • the range and variety of his work is amazing

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prodrome

  • noun an early symptom that a disease is developing or that an attack is about to occur
    prodroma.

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drip

  • noun flowing in drops; the formation and falling of drops of liquid
    trickle; dribble.
    • there's a drip through the roof
  • noun the sound of a liquid falling drop by drop
    dripping.
    • the constant sound of dripping irritated him

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plastic_film

  • noun a thin sheet of (usually plastic and usually transparent) material used to wrap or cover things
    film.

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person

  • noun a human being
    someone; somebody; soul; individual; mortal.
    • there was too much for one person to do
  • noun a human body (usually including the clothing)
    • a weapon was hidden on his person

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severe

  • adjective satellite intensely or extremely bad or unpleasant in degree or quality
    terrible; wicked.
    • severe pain
    • a severe case of flu
    • a terrible cough
    • under wicked fire from the enemy's guns
    • a wicked cough
  • adjective satellite very strong or vigorous
    knockout; hard.
    • strong winds
    • a hard left to the chin
    • a knockout punch
    • a severe blow

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systolic

  • adjective of or relating to a systole or happening during a systole

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haematocele

  • noun swelling caused by blood collecting in a body cavity (especially a swelling of the membrane covering the testis)
    hematocoele; hematocele; haematocoele.

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nanism

  • noun a genetic abnormality resulting in short stature
    dwarfism.

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haemothorax

  • noun accumulation of blood in the pleural cavity (the space between the lungs and the walls of the chest)
    hemothorax.

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muscle

  • noun one of the contractile organs of the body
    musculus.
  • noun animal tissue consisting predominantly of contractile cells
    muscular tissue.

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fetal

  • adjective of or relating to a fetus
    foetal.
    • fetal development

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excessive

  • adjective satellite beyond normal limits
    undue; inordinate; unreasonable.
    • excessive charges
    • a book of inordinate length
    • his dress stops just short of undue elegance
    • unreasonable demands
  • adjective satellite unrestrained, especially with regard to feelings
    extravagant; overweening; exuberant.
    • extravagant praise
    • exuberant compliments
    • overweening ambition
    • overweening greed

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edema

  • noun swelling from excessive accumulation of watery fluid in cells, tissues, or serous cavities
    dropsy; oedema; hydrops.

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storage

  • noun the act of storing something
  • noun a depository for goods
    entrepot; depot; store; storehouse.
    • storehouses were built close to the docks

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shivering

  • noun a sensation of cold that often marks the start of an infection and the development of a fever
    chill.
  • verb tremble convulsively, as from fear or excitement
    shudder; throb; shiver; thrill.

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fanconi's_anaemia

  • noun a rare congenital anemia characterized by pancytopenia and hypoplasia of the bone marrow
    congenital pancytopenia; Fanconi's anemia.

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oral

  • noun an examination conducted by spoken communication
    viva; oral examination; viva voce; oral exam.
  • adjective satellite using speech rather than writing
    unwritten.
    • an oral tradition
    • an oral agreement

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muscae_volitantes

  • noun spots before the eyes caused by opaque cell fragments in the vitreous humor and lens
    floater; spots; musca volitans.
    • floaters seem to drift through the field of vision

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reiter's_disease

  • noun an inflammatory syndrome (etiology unknown) predominantly in males; characterized by arthritis and conjunctivitis and urethritis
    Reiter's syndrome.

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alternative

  • noun one of a number of things from which only one can be chosen
    option; choice.
    • what option did I have?
    • there no other alternative
    • my only choice is to refuse
  • adjective satellite serving or used in place of another
    alternate; substitute.
    • an alternative plan

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polygenic

  • adjective satellite of or relating to an inheritable character that is controlled by several genes at once; of or related to or determined by polygenes

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cut

  • noun a share of the profits
    • everyone got a cut of the earnings
  • noun (film) an immediate transition from one shot to the next
    • the cut from the accident scene to the hospital seemed too abrupt

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kraurosis

  • noun atrophy and shriveling of the skin or mucous membrane

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alternate

  • noun someone who takes the place of another person
    replacement; surrogate.
  • verb go back and forth; swing back and forth between two states or conditions
    jump.

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cephalitis

  • noun inflammation of the brain usually caused by a virus; symptoms include headache and neck pain and drowsiness and nausea and fever (`phrenitis' is no longer in scientific use)
    phrenitis; encephalitis.

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source

  • noun the place where something begins, where it springs into being
    origin; root; beginning; rootage.
    • the Italian beginning of the Renaissance
    • Jupiter was the origin of the radiation
    • Pittsburgh is the source of the Ohio River
    • communism's Russian root
  • noun a document (or organization) from which information is obtained
    • the reporter had two sources for the story

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treatment

  • noun care provided to improve a situation (especially medical procedures or applications that are intended to relieve illness or injury)
    intervention.
  • noun the management of someone or something
    handling.
    • the handling of prisoners
    • the treatment of water sewage
    • the right to equal treatment in the criminal justice system

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nephralgia

  • noun pain in the kidney (usually felt in the loins)

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stopwatch

  • noun a timepiece that can be started or stopped for exact timing (as of a race)
    stop watch.

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juvenile_amaurotic_idiocy

  • noun a congenital progressive disorder of lipid metabolism having an onset at age 5 and characterized by blindness and dementia and early death
    Spielmeyer-Vogt disease.

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smart

  • noun a kind of pain such as that caused by a wound or a burn or a sore
    smartness; smarting.
  • verb be the source of pain
    ache; hurt.

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tietze's_syndrome

  • noun syndrome characterized by swelling of rib cartilage (causing pain)

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catarrh

  • noun inflammation of the nose and throat with increased production of mucus

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trismus

  • noun prolonged spasm of the jaw muscles

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tracheobronchitis

  • noun common respiratory infection characterized by inflammation of the trachea and the bronchi

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radiculitis

  • noun inflammation of the radicle of a nerve

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emergency

  • noun a sudden unforeseen crisis (usually involving danger) that requires immediate action
    pinch; exigency.
    • he never knew what to do in an emergency
  • noun a state in which martial law applies
    • the governor declared a state of emergency

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haematuria

  • noun the presence of blood in the urine; often a symptom of urinary tract disease
    hematuria.

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purulency

  • noun symptom of being purulent (containing or forming pus)
    purulence.

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eosinopenia

  • noun a decrease in the number of eosinophils in the blood

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cicatrix

  • noun a mark left (usually on the skin) by the healing of injured tissue
    cicatrice; scar.

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suffering

  • noun a state of acute pain
    excruciation; agony.
  • noun misery resulting from affliction
    woe.

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thyroiditis

  • noun inflammation of the thyroid gland

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keloid

  • noun raised pinkish scar tissue at the site of an injury; results from excessive tissue repair
    cheloid.

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purulence

  • noun symptom of being purulent (containing or forming pus)
    purulency.
  • noun a fluid product of inflammation
    festering; sanies; suppuration; ichor; pus.

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atrophy

  • noun a decrease in size of an organ caused by disease or disuse
    wasting; wasting away.
  • noun any weakening or degeneration (especially through lack of use)
    withering.

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kaposi's_varicelliform_eruption

  • noun a now rare complication of vaccinia superimposed on atopic dermatitis with high fever and generalized vesicles and papulovesicles
    eczema vaccinatum.

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hydroxybutyric

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febricity

  • noun a rise in the temperature of the body; frequently a symptom of infection
    fever; feverishness; febrility; pyrexia.

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acute

  • noun a mark (') placed above a vowel to indicate pronunciation
    ague; acute accent.
  • adjective having or experiencing a rapid onset and short but severe course
    • acute appendicitis
    • the acute phase of the illness
    • acute patients

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matchstick

  • noun a short thin stick of wood used in making matches

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lipoidaemia

  • noun presence of excess lipids in the blood
    hyperlipoidemia; hyperlipaemia; hyperlipidaemia; hyperlipoidaemia; lipaemia; hyperlipemia; lipidaemia; lipemia; hyperlipidemia; lipoidemia; lipidemia.

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abscessed

  • adjective satellite infected and filled with pus
    • an abscessed tooth

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peritoneal_inflammation

  • noun inflammation of the peritoneum
    peritonitis.

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ketoacidosis

  • noun acidosis with an accumulation of ketone bodies; occurs primarily in diabetes mellitus
    diabetic acidosis.

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indication

  • noun something that serves to indicate or suggest
    indicant.
    • an indication of foul play
    • indications of strain
    • symptoms are the prime indicants of disease
  • noun the act of indicating or pointing out by name
    denotation.

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byproduct

  • noun a secondary and sometimes unexpected consequence
    by-product.
  • noun a product made during the manufacture of something else
    spin-off; by-product.

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mask_of_pregnancy

  • noun a tan discoloration of a woman's face that is associated with pregnancy or with the use of oral contraceptives
    melasma; chloasma.

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response

  • noun a result
    • this situation developed in response to events in Africa
  • noun a bodily process occurring due to the effect of some antecedent stimulus or agent
    reaction.
    • a bad reaction to the medicine
    • his responses have slowed with age

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disorder

  • noun a physical condition in which there is a disturbance of normal functioning
    upset.
    • the doctor prescribed some medicine for the disorder
    • everyone gets stomach upsets from time to time
  • noun a condition in which things are not in their expected places
    disorderliness.
    • the files are in complete disorder

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intestinal

  • adjective of or relating to or inside the intestines
    enteric; enteral.
    • intestinal disease

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musca

(Zoöl.) A genus of dipterous insects, including the common house fly, and numerous allied species. ✍ Formerly, a large part of the Diptera were included under the genus Musca.

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opisthotonos

  • noun severe spasm in which the back arches and the head bends back and heels flex toward the back

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albuminuria

  • noun the presence of excessive protein (chiefly albumin but also globulin) in the urine; usually a symptom of kidney disorder
    proteinuria.

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amyotrophia

  • noun progressive wasting of muscle tissues
    amyotrophy.

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feverishness

  • noun a rise in the temperature of the body; frequently a symptom of infection
    febricity; fever; febrility; pyrexia.

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rhinitis

  • noun an inflammation of the mucous membrane lining the nose (usually associated with nasal discharge)
    coryza.

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renal_colic

  • noun sharp pain in the lower back that radiates into the groin; associated with the passage of a renal calculus through the ureter

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flush

  • noun the period of greatest prosperity or productivity
    prime; flower; blossom; efflorescence; peak; bloom; heyday.
  • noun a rosy color (especially in the cheeks) taken as a sign of good health
    rosiness; blush; bloom.

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pain

  • noun a symptom of some physical hurt or disorder
    hurting.
    • the patient developed severe pain and distension
  • noun emotional distress; a fundamental feeling that people try to avoid
    painfulness.
    • the pain of loneliness

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secondary_amenorrhea

  • noun cessation of menstruation in a woman who had previously menstruated

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spasm

  • noun a painful and involuntary muscular contraction
    cramp; muscle spasm.
  • noun (pathology) sudden constriction of a hollow organ (as a blood vessel)

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achondroplasia

  • noun an inherited skeletal disorder beginning before birth; cartilage is converted to bone resulting in dwarfism
    osteosclerosis congenita; chondrodystrophy; achondroplasty.

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valvulitis

  • noun inflammation of a valve (especially of a cardiac valve as a consequence of rheumatic fever)

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apyretic_tetanus

  • noun clinical neurological syndrome characterized by muscular twitching and cramps and (when severe) seizures; associated with calcium deficiency (hypoparathyroidism) or vitamin D deficiency or alkalosis
    intermittent tetanus; tetany; intermittent cramp; tetanilla.

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hypoproteinemia

  • noun abnormally low level of protein in the blood; can indicate inadequate diet or intestinal or renal disorders

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queasiness

  • noun a mild state of nausea
    qualm; squeamishness.
  • noun inability to rest or relax or be still
    uneasiness; restlessness.

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muscae

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nevoid

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deficit

  • noun the property of being an amount by which something is less than expected or required
    shortfall; shortage.
    • new blood vessels bud out from the already dilated vascular bed to make up the nutritional deficit
  • noun a deficiency or failure in neurological or mental functioning
    • the people concerned have a deficit in verbal memory
    • they have serious linguistic deficits

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rale

  • noun a rapid series of short loud sounds (as might be heard with a stethoscope in some types of respiratory disorders)
    rattle; rattling.
    • the death rattle

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moderate

  • noun a person who takes a position in the political center
    centrist; moderationist; middle of the roader.
  • verb preside over
    chair; lead.
    • John moderated the discussion

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minimal

  • adjective the least possible
    minimum.
    • needed to enforce minimal standards
    • her grades were minimal
    • minimum wage
    • a minimal charge for the service

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