vocabulary ch42

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vocabulary ch42
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vocabulary ch42
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  1. weakened or changed; refers to the virulence of a pathogenic microorganism
    attenuated
  2. enlargement of the cranium caused by abnormal accumulation of cerebrospinal fluid within the cerebral system
    hydrocephaly
  3.  visiual examination of the voice box area throguth an endoscope equiped with a light and mirros for illumination
    laryngoscopy
  4. smalll size of the head in relationship to the rest of the body.
    microcephaly
  5. a thing watery, serumlike drainage
    serous
  6. a shrill, harsh respiratory sound heard during inhalation when a laryngeal obstruction is present
    stridor
  7. characterized by the formation and/or discharge of pus
    suppurative
  8. medical specialty that deals with the development and care of children and with the treatment of childhood diseases
    pediatrics

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