|Manner or style of walking.
|One of the two simple sugars in the protein, lactose, found in milk. The other sugar is glucose.
|A reservoir for bile located under the right lobe of the liver.
|A third heart sound that resembles the sound of a galloping horse.
|A hard mass that precipitates in the biliary tract, usually in the gallbladder.
|marriage, sexual union
|A mature sex cell.
|A structure containing an aggregation of nerve cell bodies located in the peripheral nervous system.
|Swelling or tumor on a joint or tendon sheath due to trauma.
|A benign neoplasm that usually arises from the sympathetic trunk in the mediastinum.
|Death and putrefaction of tissue usually due to a loss of blood supply.
|Pain in the stomach or abdomen
|Excision of part or all of the stomach.
|Pertaining to the stomach.
|Uptake of substances via the stomach.
|The painful inflammation of the stomach's lining.
|Inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract.
|A subspecialty of medicine concerned with diseases of the digestive system and related structures including the esophagus, liver, gallbladder, and pancreas.
|Generally refers to the digestive structures stretching from the mouth to anus, but does not include the accessory glandular organs (liver; biliary tract; pancreas).
|Chronic delayed gastric emptying.
|Creation of an artificial external opening into the stomach for nutritional support or gastrointestinal compression.
|Forced feeding a patient especially through a tube passed into the stomach
|gestational diabetes mellitus
|to freeze, congeal
|to become, being born, producing
|A unit of inheritance carrying a single trait occupying a certain location on a chromosome.
|Pertaining to reproduction or to birth or origin.
|The male and female reproductive organs.
|The deliberate annihilation of a national, ethnic, or religious group.
|The complete set of genes in the chromosomes of each cell. The human genome contains an estimated 30,000 to 40,000 genes.
|The systematic study of the complete DNA sequences (genome) of organisms.
|The genetic constitution of the individual.
|An outward slant of the thigh in which the knees are wide apart and the ankles close together.
|gastroesophageal reflux disease
|The branch of health care concerned with aging and diseases of the elderly.
|Any microorganism, particularly one that causes disease.
|The early stages of the growth of seeds. The embryonic shoot and embryonic plant roots emerge.
|A neoplasm of the germinal tissue of gonads, mediastinum, or pineal region.
|A physical, mental or symbolic configuration where whole differs from, or is greater than, the sum of its parts.
|The time period of development from fertilization to birth.
|A movement that helps express a feeling, idea, intention or opinion.
|glomerular filtration rate
|An intestinal infection caused by the protozoan Giardia lamblia. It is spread via contaminated food and water and by direct person-to-person contact.
|Abnormal growth due to an excess of growth hormone during childhood.
|Oral tissue surrounding and attached to teeth. Gum.
|Inflammation of gum tissue.
|The area between the eyebrows immediately above the nose.
|A chronic bacterial infection of horses occasionally transmitted to humans.
|A bright, dazzling light which produces discomfort and impairs vision.
|glasgow coma scale
|A scale for measuring level of consciousness, especially after craniocerebral injury
|A disease that damages the optic nerve. Often caused by abnormally high pressure in the eye.
|A method of classifying malignancy of prostate cancers.
|A depression in the lateral angle of the scapula that articulates with the head of the humerus.
|Any of a class of proteins that are found in blood plasma, milk and muscle that are insoluble in pure water but soluble in dilute salt solutions
|A sphere. A spherical structure.
|A small tuft of blood capillaries in the kidney that is an integral part of the nephron, the basic unit of the kidney.
|Inflammation of the tongue.
|The vocal apparatus of the larynx, situated in the middle section of the larynx.
|A peptide hormone produced in the pancreas that opposes insulin.
|relating to glucose
|Sugar in the blood that supplies energy to cells.
|A numerical system of measuring the rate of blood glucose generation from a particular food item.
|A quantitative value of a measured amount of a specific food that is equal to the glycemic index of that food multiplied by the carbohydrate content of that food.
|A non-essential amino acid that is a major component of gelatin and silk fibroin. It used therapeutically as a nutrient.
|The appearance of an abnormally amount of glucose in the urine.
|Enlargement of the thyroid gland causing a swelling in the front part of the neck.
|Pertaining to or arising from a gonad.
|The sex glands, ovary or testis.
|A sexually transmitted bacterial disease, mostly seen in young adults.
| Acute arthritis that causes severe pain and swelling in the joints due to the accumulation of urate crystals.
|step, degree in a scale
|Any tissue or organ for transplantation.
|recording, metric unit of weight
|A method of staining bacteria, which is important in their identification.
|A vascular connective tissue formed on the surface of a healing wound, ulcer, or inflamed tissue. It consists of new capillaries and an infiltrate containing lymphoid cells, macrophages, and plasma cells.
|A clump of cells that forms when the immune system fights harmful substance but cannot remove it from the body. Often foreign bodies stimulate these cells.
|instrument that records
|process of recording
|An immune disease that causes hyperthyroidism.
|The external junctural region between the lower part of the abdomen and the thigh.
|glucose tolerance test
|An expectorant that also has some muscle relaxing action. It is used in many cough preparations.
|A disorder in which the immune system attacks the nerves. A rare disease, usually preceded by a viral infection
|graded exercise test
|The branch of medicine dealing with diseases unique to women, especially those of the genital tract and breasts.
|Non-cancerous swelling of the breast tissue in males due to an imbalance of hormones. Common in pre-adolescence, benign and self-limiting.