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1
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Biopsy

A

Removal of tissue for microscopic examination

2
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Brachycephalic

A

p.t. a short wide head

3
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Carcinoma

A

Malignant tumor arising from epithelial tissue

4
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Prodrome

A

Symptoms that run together before the onset of a more specific disease

5
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Syndrome

A

Symptoms that run together and point to a more specific disease

6
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Sarcoma

A

Malignant tumor arising from connective tissue

7
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Leukemia

A

Increase in the number of cancerous white blood cells

8
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Diagnosis

A

Estimation of the cause of disease

9
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Prognosis

A

Estimation of disease outcome

10
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Canine

A

Dog

11
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Feline

A

Cat

12
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Anemia

A

Decrease in red blood cells and/or hemoglobin

13
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Bovine

A

Cattle

14
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Ovine

A

Sheep

15
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Caprine

A

Goat

16
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Aggressive

A

Eager to fight

17
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Alert

A

Energetic, quick, and responsive

18
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Docile

A

Relaxed, easy to handle

19
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Feral

A

Wild

20
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Submissive

A

Willing to submit