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Acute
Sharp, abrupt w/ intensity
Ambulation
to walk
Antecubital
in front of the elbow; at bend of elbow
Arthritis
Any inflammatory condition of joints, characterized by pain, swelling, redness, & limitation of movement
Bradycardia
Slow heart rate,< or = to 60 bpm
Congenital
Existing at birth
Chronic
Existing for a long period of time, often for the rest of a person's life
Diagnosis
Identification of a disease
Emesis
Vomiting
Erythema
redness of the skin
Hepatitis
inflammation of the liver
Hematuria
Blood in urine
Hemiplagia
Paralysis of one side of the body
Hypotension
Low blood pressure
Intravenous
Into; w/i the vein
Leukocyte
White blood cell
Nephritis
Any one of a lrg. grp. of diseases of the kidney characterized by inflammation and abnormal function
Otalgia
Pain in the ear
Patent
Open and unblocked
Pnuemonitis
Inflammation of the lung
Pruritis
Itching of the skin
Resuscitation
to revive
Rhinitis
Inflammation of mucous membranes of the nose
Symptomatic
A subjective indication of a disease or a change in condition as perceived by the patient
Syndrome
Classic set of symptoms relating to a specific disease