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Group of diseases characterized by thickening & loss of elasticity of the arterial walls

Arteriosclerosis

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Pain in a joint

Arthralgia

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Inflammation of a joint

Arthritis

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Surgical fixation of a joint

Arthrodesis

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Examination of a joint

Arthroscopy

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W/O muscular coordination

Ataxia

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Form of arteriosclerosis (hardening of the arteries) characterized by fatty deposit buildup w/in the inner layers of the walls of larger arteries

Atherosclerosis

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Process of measuring how well an individual hears various frequencies of sound waves

Audiometry

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Inflammation of the glans penis & the mucous membrane beneath it

Balanitis

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Watery

Aqueous

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Discharge, often suppurating, from glans penis

Balanorrhea

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Occurs when the eyelid partially or entirely covers the eye as a result of a weakened muscle

Blepharoptosis

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Slow heart rate characterized by a pulse rate under 60 bpm

Bradycardia

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Examination of interior of bronchi using a lighted, flexible tube known as a bronchoscope

Bronchoscopy

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One of the larger passageways conveying air to a lung & w/in lungs

Bronchus

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Malignant neoplasm

Carcinoma

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Disease of heart muscle, primarily affecting pumping ability of heart. Results in enlargement of the heart & dysfunction of the ventricles.

Cardiomyopathy

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Lens in eye becomes progressively cloudy

Cataract

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Puncture into the abdominal cavity

Celiocentesis

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Headache; pain in the head

Cephalgia

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Cephaloplasty

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Neurological deficits resulting from a decrease in blood (ischemia) to a specific localized area in the brain; also called stroke or brain attack

Cerebrovascular Accident

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Ear wax

Cerumen

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Inflammation of the lips

Cheilitis

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Surgical removal of the gallbladder

Cholecystectomy