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MYOPiA
a deffect in which light raise focus in front of the retina; also known as nearsightness.
PEDRO
EUSTACHiTiS
iNFLAMMATiON OF THE EUSTACHiAN TUBE
INFLAMMATION
RADiAL KERATOTOMY
A SURGiCAL PROCEDURE TO CORRECT MYOPiA.
TO FIX PEDRO
PRESBYOPiA
CHANGES IN THE EYS THAT ARE COMMONLY ASSOCiATED WiTH AGiNG
AGING OF EYES
GLAUCOMA
A GROUP OF EYE DiSEASES CHARACTERiZED BY iNCREASED iNTRAOCULAR PRESSURE THAT CAUSES DAMAGE TO THE OPTiC NERVE AND RETINAL NERVE FiBERS.
PRESSURE THAT DAMAGES THE RETINAL NERVE
CATARACT
THE LOSS OF TRANSPERANCY OF THE LENS OF THE EYE
TRANSPARENT EYE
SCLERiTiS
iNFLAMMATiON OF THE SCLERA OF THE EYE
iTiS ON THE SCLERA OF THE EYE
TiNNiTUS
A RiNGiNG, BUZZING OR ROARiNG SOUND iN ONE OR BOTH EARS.
SOUND IN EARS
HYPEROPiA
A VISiON DEFFECT iN WHiCH LiGHT RAiS FOCU BEYOND THE RETiNA; ALSO KNOWN AS FARSiGHTNESS.
FARSIGHTNESS
HORDEOLUM
A PUS-FiLLED LESiON ON THE EYELiD RESULTiNG FROM AN iNFECTiON iN A SEBACEOUS GLAND; ALSO KNOWN AS A STYE.
LESiON ON EYELiD
IRiTiS
iNFLAMMATiON OF THE iRiS
iTiS ON iRIS
OTiTiS MEDiA
iNFLAMMATioN OF THE MiDDLE EAR
MIDDLE EAR iTiS
KERATiTiS
iNFLAMMATiON OF THE CORNEA
CORNEA iTiS
OPTOMETRiST
HOLDS A DOCTOR OF OPTOMETRY DEGREE AND SPECiALIZES iN MEASURiNG THE ACCURACY OF VISION TO DETERMINE WHETHER CORRECTiVE LENSES ARE NEEDED.
GiVES U GLASSES
CONVERGENCE
iS THE SiMULTANEOUS iNWARD MOVEMENT OF THE EYES TOWARD EACH OTHER IN AN EFFORT TO MAINTAIN SINGLE BINOCULAR VISION AS AN OBJECT COMES NEAR.
BiSCOS
ViTiLiGO
BELiEVED TO BE AN AUTOIMMUNE DiSORDER, IS CHARACTERIZED BY A LOSS OF MELANIN RESULTING IN WHITISH AREAS OF SKIN, USUALLY ON THE FACE AND HANDS. THiS CONDITiON iS MORE APPARENT iN PPL WiTH DARK SKiN.
WHITISH AREAS OF SKIN
ALOPECiA
ALSO KNOWN AS BALDNESS, iS A PARTiAL OR COMPLETE LOSS OF HAiR, MOST COMMONLY ON THE SCALP.
LOSS OF HAiR
CARBUNCLE
iS A CLUSTER OF CONNECTED FURUNCLES(BOILS).
CONNECTED FURUNCLES
TiNEA
iS A FUNGAL INFECTION THAT CAN GROW ON THE SKIN, HAIR, AND NAILS, THIS CONDITION IS ALSON KNOWN AS RINGWORM NOT BECAUSE A WORM IS INVOLVED, BUT BECAUSE AS THE FUNGUS GROWS IT SPREADS OUT IN A CIRCLE, LEAVING NORMAL-LOOKING SKIN IN THE MIDDLE.
SKIN HAIR AND NAILS RINGWORM
ECZEMA
IS A FORM OF DERMATITIS THAT iS USUALLY ASSOSIATED WITH SEVERE ITCHING. IN THE EARLY STAGES OF ECZEMA, THE AFFECTED SKIN CAN BE RED, BLISTERING, OR OOZING. IN LATER STAGES, THE AFFECTED SKIN CAN BECOME SCALLY, BROWNISH, OR THICKENED.
ITCHIN RED BLISTERING SKIN
SCLERODERMA
IS AN AUTOIMMUNE DISORDER IN WHICH THE CONNECTIVE TISSUES BECOME THICKENED AND HARDENED, CAUSING THE SKIN TO BECOME HARD AND SWOLLEN. THIS CONDITION MAY ALSO AFFECT THE JOINTS AND INTERNAL ORGANS.
HARD AND THICK TISSUES ON THE SKIN
SCABiES
IS A SKIN INFECCTION CAUSED BY AN INFESTATION WITH THE ITCH MITE THAT PRODUCES DISTINCTIVE BROWN LINES AND AN ITCHY RASH.
SKIN INFECTION WITH BROWN LINES
DEBRiDEMENT
IS A REMOVAL OF DiRT, FOREIGN OBJECTS, DAMAGED TISSUE, AND CELLULAR DEBRIS FROM A WOUND TO PREVENT INFECTION AND TO PROMOTE HEALING.
DIRT REMOVAL TO PREVENT INFECTION
DECUBITUS ULCER
ALSO KNOWN AS PRESSURE ULCER OR BERSORE, IS AN ULCERATED AREA IN WHICH PROLONGED PRESSURE CAUSES TISSUE DEATH. WITHOUT PROPER CARE, OPEN SORES QUICKLY BECOME INFECTED. DECUBITUS MEANS LYING DOWN.
PRESSURE ULCER
ROSACEA
IS A CHRONIC CONDITION OF UNKNOWN CAUSE THAT PRODUCES REDNESS, TINY PIMPLES, AND BROKEN BLOOD VESSELS. IT USUALLY OCCURS ON THE CENTRAL AREA OF THE FACE AND APPEARS MORE OFTEN IN PPL OVER 30.
TINY PIMPLES AND BROKEN BOOD VESSELS
CELLULiTiS
IS AN ACCUTE, RAPIDLY SPREADING INFECTION WITHIN THE CONNECTIVE TISSUE THAT IS CHARACTERIZED BY MALAISE, SWELLING, WARMTH, AND RED STREAKS. MALAISE IS A FEELING OF GENERAL DISCONFORT OR UNEASYNESS THAT IS OFTEN THE FIRST INDICATION OF AN INFECTION OR OTHER DISEASE.
RAPIDLY SPREADING INFECTION. MALAISE
DERMATiTiS
MEANS AN INFLAMMATION OF THE SKIN. THIS CONDITION, WHICH TAKES MANY FORMS USUALLY INCLUDES REDNESS, SWELLING, AND ITCHING. COMPARE WITH DERMATOSIS.
ITIS ON SKIN
PSORIASIS
IS A COMMON SKIN DISORDER CHARACTERIZED BY FLAIR-UPS IN WHICH RED PAPULES COVERED WITH SILVERY SCALES OCCUR ON THE ELBOWS, KNEES, SCALP, BACK, OR BUTT.
COMMON SKIN DISORDER
PRURITUS
ALSO KNOWN AS ITCHING, IS ASSOCIATED WITH MOST FARMS OF DERMATITIS.
ITCHING
ONYCHOMYCOSiS
IS A FUNGAL INFECTION OF THE NAIL. DEPENDING ON WHAT TYPE OF FUNGUS IS INVOLVED THIS CONDITION MAY CAUSE THE NAILS TO TURN WHITE, YELLOW, GREEN, OR BLACK AND BECOME THICK OR BRITTLE.
FUNGAL INFECTION THAT TURNS NAILS WHITE
LUPUS ERYTHEMATOSUS
ALSO KNOWN AS SYSTEMATIC LUPUS ERYTHEMATOSUS, IS AN AUTOIMMNUNE DISORDER THAT IS CHARACTERIZED BY A RED, SCALLY RASH ON THE FACE AND UPPER TRUNK.IN ADDITION TO THE SKIN, LE ALSO ATTACKS THE CONNECTIVE TISSUE IN OTHER BODY SYSTEM SPEACIALLY THE JOINTS.
RED SCALLY RASH ON THE FACE DISORDER
KELOID
IS AN ABNORMALLY RAISED OR THICKENED SCAR THAT EXPANDS BEYOND THE BOUNDARIES OF THE INCISIONS. A TENDANCY TO FORM KELOIDS IS OFTEN INHERITED AND ITS MOST COMMON ON DARK PPL WITH PIGMENTED SKIN.
A SCAR THAT EXPANS
IMPETIGO
IS A HIGHLY CONTAGIOUS BACTERIAL SKIN INFECTION CHARACTERIZED BY ISOLATED POSTULES THAT BECOME CRUSTED AND RUPTURE.
SKIN INFECTION ISOLATED BY POSTULES
HEMATOMA
A SWELLING OF CLOTTED BLOOD TRAPPED IN THE TISSUES THAT IS USUALLY CAUSED BY AN INJURY. THE BODY EVENTUALLY RESORBS THIS BLOOD. A HEMATOMA IS OFTEN NAMED FOR THE AREA OF WHERE OCCURS.
CLOTTED BLOOD
FOLLICULLITIS
IS AN INFLAMMATION OF THE HAIR FOLLICULES THAT IS ESPECIALLY, ON THE LIMPS AND IN THE BEARD AREA ON MEN. THIS CONDITION IS FREQUENTLY ASSICIATED WITH AIDS.
FOLLICULES ITIS
ICHTYOSIS
IS A GROUP OF HEREDITARY DISORDERS THAT ARE CHARACTERIZED BY DRY THICKENED AND SCALLY SKIN. THESE CONDITIONS ARE CAUSED EITHER BY THE SLOWING OF THE SKIN'S NATURAL SHEDDING PROCESS OR BY A RAPID INCREASE IN THE PRODUCTION OF THE SKIN'S CELLS.
HEREDITARY SCALLTY SKIN
PAPILLOMA
IS A BENING, SUPERFICIAL WARTS LIKE GROWTH ON THE EPITHELIAL TISSUE OR ELSEWHERE IN THE BODY, SUCH AS IN THE BLADER.
SUPERFICIAL WART
RHYTIDECTOMY
ALSO KNOWN AS A FACE LIFT, IS THE SURGICAL REMOVAL OF EXCESS SKIN AND FAT FOR THE ELIMINATION OF WRINKLES.
A FACE LIFT FOR WRINKLES
URTICARIA
ALSO KNOWN AS HIVES ARE WHEALS CAUSED BY AN ALLERGIC REACTION.
HIVES BY AN ALLERGIC REACTION
SEBORRHEA
IS ANY OF SEVERAL COMMON SKIN CONDITIONS IN WHICH THERE IS AN OVERPODUCTION OF SEBUM .
COMMON SKIN CONDITIONS
CHLOASMA
ALSO KNOWN AS MALASMA OR THE MASK OF PREGNANCY, IS A PIGMENTATION DISORDER CHARACTERIZED BY BROWNISH SPOTS ON THE FACE.
PANIO
XERODERMA
ALSO KNOWN AS XEROSIS, IS EXCESSIVELY DRY SKIN.
DRY SKIN
MACULE
OR MACULA IS A DISCOLORED, FLAT SPOT THAT IS LESS THAN ONE CENTIMETER IN DIAMETER. FRECKLES OR FLAT MOLES ARE EXAMPLE OF MACULES.
FRECKLES
ASTIGMATISM
IS A CONDITION IN WHICH THE EYE DOES NOT FOCUS PROPERLY BECAUSE OF THE UNEVEN CURVATURES OF THE CORNEA.
BOBBYS EYES
PEDICULOSIS
IS AN INFESTATION WITH LICE.THE LICE EGGS, KNOWN AS KNITS MUST BE DESTRYED IN ORDER TO PREVENT INFESTATION. THERE ARE 3 TYPES, EACH ATTRACTED TO A SPECIFIC PART OF THE BODY, PEDICULOSES PUBIS PEPA, PEDICULOSIS CORPORES BODY, PEDICULOSIS CAPITIS HEAD.
PIOJOS
HIRSTUSIM
IS THE PRECENSE OF EXCESSIVE BODILY AND FACIAL HAIR IN WOMEN, USUALLY OCCURING IN A MALE PATTERN. THIS CONDITION MAY BE HEREDETARY, OR CAUSED BY A HORMONAL INBALANCE.
A LOT OF HAIR
ADNEXA
ACCESSORY STRUCTURES THAT PROVIDE EXTERNAL PROTECTION AND MOVEMENT FOR THE EYES.
EXTERNAL PROTECTION AND MOVEMENT FOR THE EYES.
MYRINGITIS
IS AN INFLAMMATION OF THE TYMPANIC MEMBRANE.
TYMPANIC MEMBRANE ITIS
OTOSCLEROSIS
IS THE ANKYLOSIS OF THE BONES OF THE MIDDLE EAR RESULTING IN A CONDUCTIVE HEARING LOSS. ANKYLOSIS MEANS FUSED TOGETHER. THIS CONDITION IS TREATED WITH A STAPEDECTOMY.
HEARING LOSS.
PSORIONOSIS
IS A COMMON SKIN DISORDER CHARACTERIZED BY FLARE-UPS IN WHICH RED PAPULES COVERED WITH SILVERY SCALES OCCURS ON THE ELBOWS, KNEES, SCALP, BACK, OR BUTT.
RED SKIN DISORDER IN THE SKIN