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Benign tumor derived from smooth muscle, most often of the uterus

Leiomyoma

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WBC

Leukocyte

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Pertaining to or emanating from leukocytes

Leukocytic

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(Leukopenia) reduction in number of leukocytes in the blood below about 5000 per cubic mm

Leukocytopenia

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Acquired condition w/ localized loss of pigmentation of the skin

Leukoderma

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Whitish, viscous discharge from the vagina & uterine cavity

Leukorrhea

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Band of fibrous tissue connecting bones together

Ligament

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Benign tumor of fatty tissue

Lipoma

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Puncture into the subarachnoid space of the lumbar region for diagnostic or therapeutic purposes

Lumbar puncture

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Surgical excision of a lymph node or nodes

Lymphadenectomy

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Inflammation of a lymph node

Lymphadenitis

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Radio graphic visualization of a part of the lymphatic system

Lymphangiogram

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Resembling or pertaining to lymph or tissue of the lymphoid system

Lymphoid

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Abnormally large head

Macrocephalous

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Presence of unusually large numbers of macrocytes in the blood

Macrocytosis

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Pertaining to middle of the body

Medial

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Passage of dark stools stained with altered blood

Melena

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End of menstruation

Menopause

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Bleeding from uterus not associated w/ menstruation

Metrorrhagia

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An instrument used to obtain an enlargement image of small objects & reveal details of structure not otherwise distinguishable

Microscope

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Inflammation of the spinal cord

Myelitis

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X-ray of the spinal cord after injection of air or a radiopaque substance into the subarachnoid space

Myelogram

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Inflammation of a muscle

Myositis

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Heart attack; hearts blood supply is cut off

Myocardial infarction

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Side of body

Lateral