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necrosis
condition of death
necrotic
pertaining to death
nephrologist
specialist of nerves
nephropathy
process of kidneys
nephroptosis
drooping of kidney
neuralgia
pertaining to nerves
neutropenia
deficiency of a type of white blood cell
neutrophil
disease fighting cells
ophthalmology
study of eyes
osteogenic
pertaining to bones
osteomalacia
softening of bones
otalgia
ear pain
paracentesis
removal of fluid from the peritoneal cavity (beside abdomen organs)
pathogenesis
pertaining to disease
pathological
pertaining to disease
pericardium
structure around the heart
peritoneal
pertaining to the peritonium
peritoneoscopy
visual exam. of the abdominal cavity
phlebotomy
incision of a vein
platelet
clotting cells
pleurodynia
pain in the lung area
pneumonia
condition of lungs
polymorphonuclear leukocyte
multi-lobed nucleus disease fighting cells
ptosis
drooping of the eyelid
pulmonary
pertaining to the lungs
radiographer
one who x-rays
rectocele
hernia on the rectum
spenomegaly
enlargement of the spleen
staphylococci
berry shaped bacteria that grows in clusters
streptococcus
berry shaped bacteria that looks like twisted chains
thoracentesis
removal of fluid from the chest
thrombocytopenia
dificiency of cells clotting (platelets)
tonsillitis
inflammation of tonsils
tracheostomy
opening of the windpipe
venule
small vein