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Coughing up of blood from lungs or airway

Hemoptysis

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Enlarged veins in the anus or lower rectum

Hemorrhoids

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Enlargement of the liver

Hepatomegaly

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Downward displacement of the liver

Hepatoptosis

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Stye; inflammatory infection of a sebaceous gland of the eyelid

Hordeolum

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Chemicals produced by glands in the body that circulate in the blood and control the actions of cells & organs

Hormones

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Abnormally high level of calcium in the blood

Hypercalcemia

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Abnormally increased content of glucose in the blood

Hyperglycemia

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Excessive secretion of insulin

Hyperinsulinism

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Overproduction of thyroid hormones by an overactive thyroid

Hyperthyroidism

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Enlargement of overgrowth of an organ or part due to increase in size of its constituent cells

Hypertrophy

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Low blood sugar

Hypoglycemia

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Removal of pituitary gland

Hypophysectomy

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Diminished depth & rate of respiration

Hypopnea

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Opening of urethra on underside of penis

Hypospadias

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Low blood pressure

Hypotension

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Deficient oxygenation of the blood

Hypoxemia

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Intravascular stent

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Inflammation of the cornea

Keratitis

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Study of muscular movement

Kinesiology

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Extreme curvature of the upper back (hunchback)

Kyphosis

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Almond shaped gland that secretes tears

Lacrimal gland

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Lactocele

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Spasmodic closure of the larynx

Laryngospasm

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Destruction of RBCs w/ release of hemoglobin

Hemolysis