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Puncture into abdomen

Abdominocentesis

1

Surgery to remove appendix

Appendectomy

2

Pain in the joints

Arthralgia

3

Swelling of tissues

Edema

4

Scope to observe something

Endoscopy

5

Inflammation of the stomach and intestines

Gastroenteritis

6

Specialist dealing with aging population

Gerontologist

7

Deep cut or tear

Laceration

8

Inflammation of the nerves

Neuritis

9

Study of the ear, nose and throat

Otorhinolaryngology

10

Examination by touch to get information

Palpation

11

Disease caused by a virus effecting muscles

Poliomyelitis

12

Reproductive organ near bladder producing semen

Prostate

13

Medical screening to evaluate and prioritize treatment

Triage

14

Word related to virus

Viral