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Amber
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2012-01-25 12:22:59
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  1. MYOPATHY
    • A disorder that causes
    • weakening of muscles.
  2. RRAPHY
    • Surgical Suture
  3. KINESIOLOGY
    • The Study Of Movement
  4. ATROPHY
    • Wasting away or diminution.
    • Muscle atrophy is wasting of
    • muscle, decrease in muscle mass.
  5. DEBRIDEMENT
    • Debridement is the process of removing
    • nonliving tissue from pressure ulcers,
    • burns, and other wounds.
  6. MEGALOBLASTIC ANEMIA
    • Anemia characterized by many large immature and dysfunctional red blood cells (megaloblasts) in the bone marrow; associated with pernicious anemia
  7. MASTOPEXY
    • Plastic surgery to correct
    • sagging breasts
  8. BORBORYGMUS
    • A rumbling noise produced by the
    • movement of gas through the intestines
  9. DNA
    • Deoxyribonucleic Acid
  10. PKU
    • Phenylketonuria
  11. APAP
    • ACETAMINOPHEN
  12. CABG
    • Coronary artery bypass graft
  13. AIDS
    • Acquired Immune Deficiency
    • Syndrome; a disease that affects
    • the immune system
  14. NSAID
    • A nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory
    • drug, such as aspirin or ibuprofen.

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