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Contraindication

Condition that serves as a reason to with hold treatment

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Contralateral

Opposite side

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Dehydration

Lack of fluid or water

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Diameter

Complete measurement

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Diarrhea

Complete discharge of flow

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Dialysis

Complete separation in kidney

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Dyspnea

Difficult breathing

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Dyspasia

Abnormal growth

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Ectopic pregnancy

Pregnancy occurring outside of the uterus

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Endocardium

Within the heart

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Endoscope

Looking within the body

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Endotracheal

Within the trachea

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Epithelium

Above the position

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Euphoria

Feeling of well-being

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Euthyroid

Normal Thyroid function

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Exophthalmos

Buldging out of the eyeball

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Hemiglossectomy

Removal of half the tongue

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Hyperglycemia

Above normal blood sugar

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Hyperplasia

Increase of cells causing growth

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Hypertrophy

Increase in size of individual cells

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Hypodermic injection

Injection under the skin

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Hypoglycemia

Below normal blood sugar

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Insoniac

Not sleeping

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Incision

Cutting into

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Infracostal

Beneath ribs

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Intercostal

Between ribs

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Intravenous

Within the vein

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Microcephaly

Large head in circumference

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Malaise

Feeling bad

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Malignant

Cancerous

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Metacarpal bones

Beyond the wrist bones

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Metamorphosis

Change in form

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Metastasis

Beyond control

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Microscope

Small to see with the eye

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Neonatal

Newborn

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Neoplasm

New formation

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Pancytopenia

Deficiency to all blood cells

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Paralysis

Abnormal loss of movement

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Parathyroid

Near thyroid glands

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Percutaneous

Through the skin