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Análisis de antiglobulina

Antiglobulin test (AGT), or Coombs test; tests for autoimmune hemolytic anemia: low RBCs (breaking down)

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Tensión de gases en sangre arterial

Arterial blood gases; measures level of pH, carbon & oxygen in blood from artery

3

Tinción fijada en ácido

Acid-fast stain; laboratory test that determines if a sample of tissue, blood, or other body substance is infected with the bacteria that causes tuberculosis and other illnesses.

4

Estudio del flujo de sangre arterial en las venas

Arterial blood flow leg studies

5

anisocitosis

anisocytosis; patient's red blood cells are of unequal size. This is commonly found in anemia and other blood conditions.

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Prueba fetal de alpha-proteina

Alpha-fetoprotein test (AFP); Screen for problems in the baby during pregnancy

7

Organos accesorios

accessory organs; an organ or other distinct collection of tissues that contributes to the function of another similar organ, such as the ocular muscles and eyelids, which contribute to the function of the eye.

8

retención aguda

acute retention. Urethral stricture and acute or chronic urinary retention may occur when the muscles surrounding the urethra do not relax.

9

afonía

aphonia. loss of ability to speak through disease of or damage to the larynx or mouth.

10

anastomosis

anastomosis. An anastomosis is a surgical connection between two structures.

11

satirismo

Satyriasis; uncontrollable or excessive sexual desire in a man

12

actina

actin; Actin is the most abundant protein in most eukaryotic cells. It is highly conserved and participates in more protein-protein interactions than any known protein.

13

músculo papilar anterior

anterior papillary muscle; papillary muscles are muscles located in the ventricles of the heart

14

Poliomielitis (Inactivada)

IPV; Inactivated Polio Vaccine

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Arterios-clerotica

Arteriosclerotic Psychosis; can either be acquired or it can be inherited. It results due to factors like ageing, excessive alcohol and nicotine use, and few other factors. The arteries that get predisposed genetically have less elastic, and they also have a thin surface.

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alvéolos

Alveoli

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Titer anticuerpo antinuclear

ANA titer; The antinuclear antibody (ANA) test is used as a primary test to help evaluate a person for autoimmune disorders that affect many tissues and organs throughout the body (systemic) and is most often used as one of the tests to help diagnose systemic lupus erythematosus

18

artrodial

arthrodial; a joint, as in the carpal articulations, in which the surfaces glide over each other in movement.

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retorcijones de barriga

abdominal cramps

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Fetichismo Transvestido

Transvestic fetishism

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Hepatitis inducida por el alcohol

Alcoholic Hepatitis

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Froterismo

Frotteurism; Frotteurism is a paraphilic interest in rubbing, usually one's pelvic area or erect penis, against a non-consenting person for sexual pleasure. It may involve touching any part of the body, including the genital area.

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falta de menstruación

absent periods

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artografía

arthography

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desgaste

wearing away

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alvéolo

alveolus

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absceso cerebral

abscess in the brain

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amenorrea, o ausencia del período

amenorrhea

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Ampula de Vater

Ampulla of Vater; also known as the hepatopancreatic ampulla,or as hepatopancreatic duct, is formed by the union of the pancreatic duct and the common bile duct. The ampulla is specifically located at the major duodenal papilla.

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