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Mastoptosis

Pendulous, drooping breast

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Epistaxis

Nosebleed

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Amenorrhea

Cessation of menstruation

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Antipyretic

A substance that counteracts (acts against) the effects of a fever

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Nephrolith

A stone (calculus) in the kidney

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Entercrestia

Dilation (stretching) of the small intestine

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Paroxysmal

Of, or pertaining to, a sudden recurrent onset of a condition (convulsion)

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Encephalorrhagia

Hemorrhage within the brain

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Craniocele

Hernia of structures in the skull

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Anorexia

Loss of appetite

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Gingivoglossitis

Inflammation of the gums and tongue

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Cholecystitis

Inflammation of the gallbladder

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Abdominalgia

Painful abdomen

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Arteriorspasm

Spasm (twitching) of an artery

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Adenosclerosis

Condition of hardening of glandular tissue

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Duodenohepatic

Of, or pertaining to, the duodenum and liver

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Endobronchhoscopy

Examination of the inside of the bronchi

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Iridoplegia

Paralysis of the iris

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Tracheostemy

Making a new permanent opening in the trachea

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Syndactyly

Webbing or fusion of the fingers or toes

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Phleborrhexis

Rupture of a vain

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Cryptorchidism

Condition due to hidden (undescended) testes

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Thromboid

Resembling a blood clot

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Electroencephalogram

Record (picture of electrical activity in the brain

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Myelodysplasia

Abnormal development of the spinal cord

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Singultus

Hiccup, hiccough

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Intercostal

Between the ribs

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Epigastric

Of, or pertaining to, area of the belly over the stomach

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Urethrocystitis

Inflammation of the urethra and bladder

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Hypothyroidism

Condition of insufficient thyroid excretion

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Traumatology

The study (science) of injuries and their effect on the body

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Pericardiectomy

Excision of the tissue around the heart

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Syndrome

A group of symptoms occurring together

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Hepatorrhaphy

suturing (repairing) the liver

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Meglodactylism

Condition of abnormally large fingers and toes

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Nephropexy

Surgical fixation of the kidneys in its normal place

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Pneumonomelanosis

Condition of black lungs, black lung disease

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Cerebrovascular

Of, or pertaining to, the vessels in the brain

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Chondromalacia

Condition of softened cartilage tissue

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Amniocentesis

Puncture of the amniotic sac and withdrawing of fluid

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Inframammary

Below the breast

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Leukocytolysis

Destruction of white blood cells

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Salpingectomy

surgical removal of the fallopian tube

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Hemodialysis

removal of toxic waste products from the blood

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Metastasis

Spreading of a malignant disease to another organ or location

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Cyanopia

Blue vision

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Opthalmopathy

Abnormal condition of the eyes

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Pneumohemothorax

Air and blood in the chest cavity

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Otorhinolaryngologist

Physician specialist in ear, nose, and voice box doctor

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Primagravida

A woman pregnant for the first time