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Aortic Valve Insufficiency

Use for: Aortic Incompetence, Aortic Regurgitation, Aortic Valve Incompetence, Regurgitation, Aortic Valve

  • Pathological condition characterized by the backflow of blood from the ASCENDING AORTA back into the LEFT VENTRICLE, leading to regurgitation. It is caused by diseases of the AORTIC VALVE or its surrounding tissue (aortic root).
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Interns (Medicine) 3
General Practice

Use for: Family Practice (1978-2010)

  • Patient-based medical care provided across age and gender or specialty boundaries.
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Malaria

Use for: Infections, Plasmodium, Marsh Fever, Paludism, Plasmodium Infections, Remittent Fever

  • A protozoan disease caused in humans by four species of the PLASMODIUM genus: PLASMODIUM FALCIPARUM; PLASMODIUM VIVAX; PLASMODIUM OVALE; and PLASMODIUM MALARIAE; and transmitted by the bite of an infected female mosquito of the genus ANOPHELES. Malaria is endemic in parts of Asia, Africa, Central and South America, Oceania, and certain Caribbean islands. It is characterized by extreme exhaustion associated with paroxysms of high FEVER; SWEATING; shaking CHILLS; and ANEMIA. Malaria in ANIMALS is caused by other species of plasmodia. Entry Term(s)
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Typhoid Fever

Use for: Enteric Fever, Salmonella typhi Infection, Typhoid, Typhoid, Abdominal

  • An acute systemic febrile infection caused by SALMONELLA TYPHI, a serotype of SALMONELLA ENTERICA.
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Syphilis

Use for: Great Pox

  • A contagious venereal disease caused by the spirochete TREPONEMA PALLIDUM.
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Conscientious objectors

Use for: Objectors, Conscientious

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Therapy 1
Gastroenterology

Use for: Hepatology

  • A subspecialty of internal medicine concerned with the study of the physiology and diseases of the digestive system and related structures (esophagus, liver, gallbladder, and pancreas).
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Hyperventilation
  • A pulmonary ventilation rate faster than is metabolically necessary for the exchange of gases. It is the result of an increased frequency of breathing, an increased tidal volume, or a combination of both. It causes an excess intake of oxygen and the blowing off of carbon dioxide.
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Internship and Residency

Use for: Dental Internship, Dental Internships, Internships, dental, Internship, dental, Dental Residencies, Dental Residency, House Staff, Internship, Internship, Medical, Medical Residencies, Medical Residency, Residencies, Dental, Residencies, Medical, Residency, Residency and internship, Residency, Dental, Residency, Medical

  • Programs of EDUCATION, MEDICAL, GRADUATE training to meet the requirements established by accrediting authorities.
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Insurance, Liability

Use for: No-Fault Insurance

  • Insurance against loss resulting from liability for injury or damage to the persons or property of others.
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Malpractice.

Use for: Negligence, Negligence, Professional

  • Failure of a professional person, a physician or lawyer, to render proper services through reprehensible ignorance or negligence or through criminal intent, especially when injury or loss follows. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)
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Myocardial Infarction

Use for: Cardiovascular Stroke, Heart attack, Myocardial Infarct

  • NECROSIS of the MYOCARDIUM caused by an obstruction of the blood supply to the heart (CORONARY CIRCULATION).
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Medicaid

Use for: Medical Assistance, Title 19, Dental Medicaid Program, Dental Medicaid Programs, Medicaid Program, Dental, Medicaid Programs, Dental

  • Federal program, created by Public Law 89-97, Title XIX, a 1965 amendment to the Social Security Act, administered by the states, that provides health care benefits to indigent and medically indigent persons.
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Technology 1
Diuretics 1
Genetic Diseases, Inborn 2
Managed Care Programs 3
Education, Medical

Use for: Medical Education

  • Use for general articles concerning medical education.
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