glossary case 8

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glossary case 8
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  1. a disease or condition that has a short but relatively severe course
    acute
  2. having molecular oxygen present
    aerobic
  3. lacking molecular oxygen
    anaerobic
  4. heat
    calor
  5. shaped like a wedge; a bone in the ankle
    cuneiform
  6. a reduction of fever
    defervesced
  7. a finger or toe
    digit
  8. pertaining to the back
    dorsal
  9. pertaining to the back and the side
    dorsolateral
  10. without teeth
    edentulous
  11. inflammation of the brain
    encephalitis
  12. a slough [necrotic tissue] formed as a result of a burn, a corrosive application, or by gangrene
    eschar
  13. a metal that has an unusually low melting point; it is a liquid at room temperature; symbol Ga
    gallium
  14. a stain, spot, blemish, or thickening
    macula
  15. pertaining to the metatarsus [the part of the foot between the tarsus and the toes, particularly referring to the foot bones between the ankle and toes]
    metatarsal
  16. disease of the peripheral nervous system
    neuropathy
  17. composed of or pertaining to the nature or quality of bone; bony
    osseous
  18. pertaining to the sole of the foot
    plantar
  19. disease of the retina
    retinopathy
  20. containing both blood and pus
    sanguinopurulent
  21. pertraining to a tendon
    tendinous
  22. pertaining to the middle or toward the midline of the body
    medial
  23. pertaining to the tympanic membrane [eardrum] that separates the middle fromt he external ear; sometimes dictated TM
    tympanic
  24. pertaining to a vein or veins
    venous
  25. glasslike, pertains to the jellylike mass that fills the cavity of the eye
    vitreous

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