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Surgical removal of the uterus

Hysterectomy

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The inability to obtain or maintain an erection

Impotence

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The inability to sexually reproduce

Infertility

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A white, sticky discharge from the vagina

Leukorrhea

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An inflammation of a testicle

Orchitis

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A malignant tumor of the ovary

Ovarian cancer

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An inflammatory condition of the pelvis cavity that is secondary to another disease

Pelvia inflammatory disease (PID)

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A condition in which the foreskin cannot be drawn back over the penis

Phimosis

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A condition in which the placenta covers the opening to the birth canal

Placenta previa

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A combination of physical discomfort and mental and emotional upset that normally occurs between ovulation and the onset of menstruation

Premenstrual syndrom (PMS)

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A malignant tumor of the prostrate gland

Prostrate cancer

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Any dysfunction affecting the prostrate gland

Prostrate disorder

72

A total removal of the breast, surrounding tissue and lymph nodes in response to breast cancer

Radical mastectomy

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An inflammation of the fallopian tubes

Salpingitis

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A serious sexually transmitted disease caused by spirochete (a bacterium)

Syphilis

75

A malignancy in the testicles

Testicular cancer

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A serious bloodborne bacterial infection that if allowed to progress can result in kidney failure or shock

Toxic shock syndrome

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An inflammation of the vagina caused by the protozoan Trichomonas vaginitis

Trichomoniasis

78

A malignancy of the uterus

Uterine cancer

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Any malfunction of the uterus

Uterine disorder

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An inflammation of the vagina usually accompanied by burning, itching, and foul-smelling discharge

Vaginitis

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Another term for candidiasis

Yeast vaginitis