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dentist

specialist in the treatment of teeth

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orthodontist

specialist in straightening teeth

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gingivitis

inflammation of the gums

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hypoglossal

pertaining to under the tongue

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sublingual

pertaining to under the tongue

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oral

pertaining to the mouth

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stomatopathy

disease of the mouth

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ptyalism

saliva condition

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sialorrhea

discharge or flow of saliva

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esophagoscope

instrument for examining the esophagus

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gastroscopy

visual examination of the stomach

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pharyngotonsillitis

inflammation of the tonsils in the throat

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pylorotomy

incision in the pylorus

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duodenoscopy

visual examination of the duodenum

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enteropathy

disease of the intestine

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jejunorraphy

jejunum suture

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ileostomy

forming an opening in the ileum

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perianal

pertaining to around the anus

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appendectomy

removal of the appendix

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appendicitis

inflammation of the appendix

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colostomy

forming an opening in the colon

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colonoscopy

visual examination of the colon

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proctologist

specialist in the study of the ass (anus, rectum)

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rectocele

swelling of the rectum

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sigmoidotomy

incision of the sigmoid colon

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cholangiole

small or minute bile vessel

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cholelith

gall or bile stone

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cholecystitis

inflammation of the gallbladder

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choledochotomy

incision in a bile duct

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hepatitis

inflammation of the liver

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pancreatolysis

separation of the pancreas

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gastralgia

stomach pain

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gastrodynia

stomach pain

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hyperemesis

excessive vomiting

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cholelithiasis

abnormal condition of the gall or bile stone

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hepatomegaly

enlargement of the liver

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anorexia

without/no appetite

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cirrhosis

abnormal condition, yellowing of blood cells

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dyspepsia

difficultly digesting

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dysphagia

difficulty swallowing/eating

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postprandial

after a meal

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hematemesis

vomiting of blood

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hypogastric

pertaining to below the stomach

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Alopecia areata

Tcells attacking hair follicles

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Dysphonia

Difficulty speaking

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Dysphasia

Difficult swallowing/eating

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Myopathy

Disease of the muscle

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CBC

Complete blood count

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LFT

Liver function test

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Laparoscopic cholecystectomy

Pertaining to visual examination of the abdomen

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ESWL (extracorporeal shockwave lithotripsy)

Removal of stones

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Gastrojejunostomy

Forming of an opening between the stomach and jejeunum

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Hyperbilirubinemia

High blood levels of a pigment released by the liver with bike

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Hematochezia

Passage of bloody stool

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Barium enema

Imaging to visualize the lower intestinal tract

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Fecalith

Stone of feces (poop stone)

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Retrocecal

Pertaining to behind the cecum

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Laparoscopic appendectomy

Pertaining to visually examining the abdomen removal of the appendix