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  1. Abdominal bloating
    Distensión abdominal

    • -a condition in which the belly (abdomen) feels full and tight
    • -the belly may look swollen or distended
  2. Abdominal pain

    belly/tummy ache
    stomachache
    Dolor abdominal

    • -focal or general discomfort localized to the abdominal region
    • -acute, chronic, localized or diffuse pain in the abdominal cavity
  3. Anxiety
    Ansiedad

    • -a felling of uneasiness, apprehension or dread
    • -symptoms include breathlessness, choking sensation, palpitations, restlessness, muscular tension, tightness in chest, tidiness, trembling, and flushing
  4. Back pain
    Dolor de espalda

    • -pain felt in or along the spin or musculature of posterior thorax
    • -characterized by dull, continuous pain in muscles or their attachments in the lower lumbar, lumbo-sacral, sacroiliac regions
  5. Blood in urine

    hematuria
    Sangre en la orina

    presence of blood or red blood cells in the urine
  6. Bruising
    Moretones

    • -an injury to underlying tissues urbane in which the skin is not broken
    • -often characterized by ruptured blood vessels and discoloration
  7. Burning sensation
    Sensación de ardor

    a sensation of pain caused by excessive heat or similar pain from another cause
  8. Chest pain
    Dolor de pecho

    • -discomfort fel in the upper abdomen thorax, neck, or shoulders
    • -refers to any dull or aching pain in the thorax.
  9. Chills
    Escalofríos 

    a sensation of cold, with convulsive shaking of the body
  10. Diarrhea
    Diarrea

    an abnormally frequent flow of loose or watery stools that can lead to dehydration
  11. Ear ache

    otodynia
    otoneuralgia
    Dolor de oído 

    pain in the ear
  12. Fever
    Fiebre

    any body temperature elevation over 100 F (38 C)
  13. Head spinning

    dizziness
    vertigo
    Mareo

    • Dizziness = lightheadedness oarless of balance 
    • Vertigo = feeling that the room is spinning

    caused by sudden drop in blood pressure, dehydration, motion sickness or inner ear problems
  14. Headache 

    cephalgia
    Dolor de cabeza 

    pain in the head: tension-type, migraine, cluster
  15. Itching

    pruitis
    Picazón 

    an intense, distracting irritation or tickling sensation that may be felt all over the skin's surface or confined to one area
  16. Lump
    Bulto

    a swelling or small palpable mass or irregularly shaped mass
  17. Muscle ache

    myalgia
    Dolor muscular

    • -pain or tenderness in one or more muscles
    • -may be the result of injury, inflammation, overuse, or inappropriate activity
  18. Muscle cramps
    Calambres musculares

    • -spontaneous, spasmodic, sudden and painful contraction of all or part of a muscle
    • -caused by muscle fatigue, sudden load or movement, or prolonged strenuous exercise
  19. Nausea
    Náusea

    a feeling of sickness in the stomach characterized by the urge to vomit
  20. Numbness
    Entumecimiento 

    • -a lack or diminution of sensation in an area resulting from an interruption of transmission of impulses from sensory nerve fibers
    • -often accompanied by tingling
  21. Shooting pain down my arm
    Dolor punzante por el brazo 

    pain that seems to travel like lightning from one place to another- in this case down the arm.
  22. Skin rash

    roseola
    efflorescence
    Sarpullido 

    an eruption of the skin in redness or visible breakout
  23. Sore throat

    pharyngitis
    • -any of various inflammations of the tonsils, pharynx, or larynx
    • -characterized by pain in swallowing, painful or sensitive condition of the throat
  24. Stomach pain

    gastralgia
    gastrodynia
    Dolor de estómago

    pain in the abdomen usually arising in the stomach or intestine
  25. Swelling

    edema
    Hinchazón

    a transient abnormal enlargement of a body part or area not due to cell proliferation
  26. Tender to touch
    Tierno o doloroso al tacto

    responding with a sensation of pain to pressure or touch that would not normally cause discomfort
  27. Tingling
    Hormigueo

    a prickly sensation in the skin or body part accompanied by numbness
  28. Vomiting

    emesis
    regurgitation
    Vómitos

    the forcible ejection of matter from the stomach in retrograde fashion through the esophagus and mouth

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