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Pulmonary Neoplasm

Pertaining to in the lung, new growth

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Pulmonologist

Pulmonary disease specialist

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Pulmonology

Diseases that with the respiratory tract

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Pyothorax

Pus in the chest cavity

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Radiograph

X rays

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Radiography

Imaging using electromagnetic radiation

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Radiologist

Medical provider that finds diseases based on x rays

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Rhinitis

Inflammation of the mucous membrane in the nose

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Rhinomycosis

Abnormal condition of fungus in the nose

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Rhinoplasty

Surgical repair of the nose

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Rhinorrhagia

Rapid flow of blood from the nose

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Rhinorrhea

Nasal cavity filled with mucus

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Septoplasty

Surgical repair of the nasal septum

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Septotomy

Incision of the nasal septum

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Sinusitis

Inflammation of the sinuses

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Sinusotomy

Incision into a sinus

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Sonogram

record of sound

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Sonography

Process of recording sound

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Spirometer

Instrument used to measure breathing

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Spirometry

A measurement of breathing

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Tachypnea

Rapid breathing

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Thoracalgia

Pain in the chest

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Thoracic

Pertaining to the chest

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Thoracocentesis

Surgical puncture to aspirate fluid from the chest cavity

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Thoracoscopy

Visual examination of the chest cavity

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Thoracotomy

Incision into the chest cavity

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Tomography

Process of recording slices

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Tonsillar

Pertaining to the tonsills

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Tonsillectomy

Excision of the tonsills

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Tonsillitis

Inflammation of the tonsils