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Carcinogenesis

Condition of forming cancer

1

Pathogenesis

Condition of producing a disease

2

Angiogenesis

Condition of producing vessels

3

Electroencephalogram

Record of the electricity in the brain

4

Mammogram

Record of the breasts

5

Electroencephalography

Process of recording the electricity in the brain

6

Electroencephalograph

Instrument for recording the electricity in the brain

7

Angiography

Process pf recoding vessels

8

Bronchitis

Inflammation of the bronchial tubes

9

Myelitis

Inflammation of the spinal cord

10

Tonsillitis

Inflammation of the tonsils

11

Thrombophlebitis

Inflammation of a clotting vein

12

Ophthalmology

Study of the eye

13

Morphology

Study of the shape and form

14

Hemolysis

Breakdown of red blood cells

15

Osteomalacia

Softening of bone

16

Chondrimalacia

Softening of cartilage

17

Acromegaly

Enlargement of the extremities

18

Spenomegaly

Enlargement of the spleen

19

Myoma

Begging tumor of of muscle

20

Myosarcoma

Malignant tumor or flesh and muscle

21

Multiple myloma

Malignant tumor of bone marrow

22

Hematoma

Tumor or mass of blood

23

Biopsy

To view life/tissue

24

Necropsy

To view death

25

Necrosis

Condition of deth

26

Hydronephrosis

Condition of the water and kidneys

27

Leukocytosis

Condition of the whore blood cells

28

Cardiomyopathy

Disease condition of the heart and muscles

29

Erythropenia

Deficiency of red blood cells

30

Neutropenia

Deficiency of neutrophil

31

Thrombocytopenia

Deficiency of clotting cells

32

Acrophobia

Fear of heights

33

Agoraphobia

Fear of venturing out into crowded places