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Words & Definitions

Words & Definitions of Med Term Short Cours

oncologist a specialist in the study of tumors
prognosis prediction or anticipated survival and revovery of disease
osteoarthritis inflammation of the bone and joints
pathologist a physician who interprets and diagnoses the changes caused by disease in tissues and body fluids
thrombosis abnormal clotting of blood within a blood vessel.
hyperglycemia high blood sugar. excessive sugar in the blood
psychosis a serious mental disorder characterized by defective or lost contact with reality often with hallucinations or delusions
laparoscopy visual examination of the abdomen by mans of a laparoscope
hyperthyroidism the condition of the thyroid gland over funtioning. overactive thyroid
dysentery bad,painful intestines. diarrhea
Created by: Sharon Anderson