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Trachypnea

Rapid breathing

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Oophoritis

Inflammation of an ovary

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Pelonephrosis

Condition (abnormal or diseased) the pelvis of the kidney

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Pathogenic

That which is capable of causing a disease

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Bradycardia

Slow heart rate

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Cycloparalysis

Paralysis of the ciliary body

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Glossoplegia

Paralysis of the tongue

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Meglodontia

Excessively large teeth

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Opthalmoscopy

Examination of the interior of the eye

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Bronchopneumonogram

X ray of the bronchi and lungs

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Mammopexy

Surgical fixation of a breast to its normal position

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Cystocele

Hernia of the bladder

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Cephalometer

Instrument for measuring the head

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Herniorrhaphy

Suturing (repair) of a hernia

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Hyperthyroidism

Condition caused by excessive secretion of the thyroid glands

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Bronchiectasis

Dilation of the bronchi

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Mastodynia

Painful breast

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Xanthemia

Yellow pigment (color) in the blood

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Symptomatology

The study (science) of disease symptoms

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Etiology

The study of the causes of disease

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Kinesialgia

Painful muscular movement

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Fibroosteoma

Tumor of bone and fibrous connective tissue

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Anuria

Absence of urine

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Lipochondroma

Tumor of cartilaginous and fatty tissue

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Costectomy

Excision of a rib or ribs

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Ureteroenterostomy

Make a permanent opening between the ureter and intestine

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Metrorrhagia

Uterine hemorrhage

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Paranephritis

Inflammation of tissue around (surrounding) the kidney

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Blepharoptosis

Drooping of an eyelid

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Erythrocyte

Red blood cell

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Perianal

Of or pertaining to around the anus

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Endocarditis

Inflammation of the inside (lining) of the heart

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Lymphadenoid

Resembling a lymph gland

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Thoracolumbar

Of or pertaining to the chest (thorax) and lower back (lumbar)

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Corneoiritis

Inflammation of the iris and cornea

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Hysterorrhexis

Rupture of the uterus

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Thrombogenisis

Formation (development) of a clot (thrombosis)

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Hematemesis

Vomiting blood

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Lithotripsy

Crushing removal of a stone

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Oligohydramnios

Scanty amniotic fluid

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Prostatic hypertrophy

Pertaining to enlargement of the prostate

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Hemoptysis

Spitting blood (from trachea, bronchi, or lungs)

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Dorsalgia

Pain in the back

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Endocranial

Of, or pertaining to, the inside of the head

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Parturition

Labor and childbirth

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Adenocarcinoma

Malignant tumor of a gland

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Esophagogastrostomy

Making a new opening (permanent) between the esophagus and the stomach

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Entrohepatitis

Inflammation of the liver and intestine

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Malaise

Vague sensation of not feeling well

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Dyspnea

Difficult or painful breathing