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abrupt Sudden
Abstain To voluntarily
Access A means to obtain entry or a mens of approach
Accountable Responsible
Adhere To hold fast or stick together
Adverse Undersired, possible harmful
Affect Appearance of observable emotions
Annual Occuring every year
Endogenous Produced WITHIN the body
Exacerbate To make worse or more severe
Exogenous Produced OUTSIDE the obdy
Hematologic Of or relating to blood
Insidious So gradual as to not become apparent for along time
Labile Changing rapidly and often
Latenet Present but not active or visible
Lethargic Difficult to arouse
Neurologic Of or relating to the nervous system
Neurovascular Of or relating to the nervous system and blood vessels
Nutrient Substance or ingredient that provides nourishment
Overt obvious; easily observed
Parameter A characteristic or constant factor, limit
Paroxysmal Beginning suddenly or abruptly; convulsive
Patent Open
Pathogenic Causing or able to cause disease
Pathology Process, causes and effects of a disease; abnormality
Potent Producing a strong effect
Precipitous Rapid, uncontrolled
Predispose To make more susceptivle or more likely to occur
Prognosis The anticipated or expected course or outcome
Renal Of or relating to the kidney
Strict Stringent, exact complete
Syndrome Group of symptoms that, when occurring together, reflect a specific disease or disorder.
Therapeutic Of or relating to the treatment of a disease or a disorder
Untoward Adverse or negative
Virus Microscopic infectious agent capable or replicating only in living cells, usually causing infectious disease.
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