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exothermic
",giving off heat"
expectorant
",bring up mucous"
eutectic
", mixture of two or more elements which has a lower melting point than any of its constituents"
fibromyalgia
", chronic pain, stiffness, and tenderness of muscles, tendons, and joints without detectable inflammation"
filtrate
", Filtrate contains everything plasma does except proteins"
gastroenteritis
", inflammation of the digestive tract"
geometric dilution
",used to mix small amt drug w/3x more powder"
glaucoma
", disorder associated with pressure in the eye"
glossitis
", Tongue Infection, Tongue Inflammatio"
glycosuria
", sugar in the urine"
gynecomastia
", benign enlargement of the male breast"
hematolysis
", lysis of erythrocytes with the release of hemoglobin"
hematoma
", localized collection of blood, usually clotted"
hematuria
", presence of red blood cells (RBCs) in the urine"
hemo-
",relating to blood"
hemolysis
", breakdown of red blood cells"
hemorrhage
", profuse bleeding profuse bleeding"
hemostasis
", arrest of bleeding from an injured blood vessel"
hemothorax
", Accumulation of blood within the chest"
hepatitis
", liver inflammation"
hepato-
",of the liver"
hepatoma
", tumor occurring in the liver"
hepatotoxic
",toxic to liver"
humectant
moisturizer
hydrolysis
", Decomposition of a chemical compound by reaction with water"
hyperalgia
", excessive sensitiveness or sensibility to pain"
hyperemia
", engorgement."
hyperhidrosis
",excess sweating"
hyperlipidemia
",high lipids"
hyperplasia
",enlargement"
hyperpnea
", Abnormally deep or rapid breathing"
hypertension
",elevated BP"
hyperthermia
",elvated temp"
hypertrophy
",enlargement"
hypodermic
",under dermis"
hypoglycemic
",low glucose level"
hypohidrosis
",little sweating"
hypomenorrhea
", shortening of the duration of menstruation"
hypotension
",lo BP"
hypothermia
",low body termperature"
idiopathy
", disease of unknown origin"
ileostomy
", artificial excretory opening through the abdominal wall into the ileum"
incorporation
",mixing together various items"
infarct
", area of tissue that undergoes necrosis"
insomnia
", Chronic inability to fall asleep"
interocular
", Between, or within, the eyes"
-itis
", Inflammation or disease of"
intradermal
", Within or between the layers of the skin"
intrauterine
", Occurring or situated within the uterus"
intravenous
", Within or administered into a vein"
ischemia
", decrease in the blood supply"
jaundice
", Yellowish discoloration of the whites of the eyes, skin, and mucous membranes caused by deposition of bile salts in these tissues"
leukocytosis
", abnormally large increase in the number of white blood"
leukopenia
", abnormally low number of leukocytes"
levigation
",remove grittiness using liquid insoluble"
lingual
",tongue"
lithiasis
", formation of mineral concretions in the body"
lymphoma
", malignant tumors that arise in the lymph nodes"
mastectomy
",remove of breast"