disorder

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disorder in one's mental state aberration
rare inherited disorder of fat metabolism; characterized by severe deficiency of beta-lipoproteins and abnormal red blood cells (acanthocytes) and abnormally low cholesterol levels abetalipoproteinemia
disorder of pregnancy in which the placenta prematurely separates from the wall of the uterus abruptio placentae
disorder in which a lesion to the central nervous system leaves you unable to formulate a statement or to express yourself in an organized manner acataphasia
inherited skeletal disorder beginning before birth; cartilage is converted to bone resulting in dwarfism achondroplasia , achondroplasty , chondrodystrophy , osteosclerosis congenita
blood disorder characterized by an increased concentration of hydrogen ions in the blood (which falls below 7 on the pH scale) acidemia
skin disorder characterized by pimples acne
skin disorder acne , eczema , psora
any disorder (as sudden confusion or disorientation) in an otherwise normal person that is due to reversible (temporary) impairment of brain tissues (as by head injuries or drugs or infection) acute brain disorder , acute organic brain syndrome
glandular disorder caused by failure of function of the cortex of the adrenal gland and marked by anemia and prostration with brownish skin Addison's disease , Addison's syndrome , hypoadrenalism , hypoadrenocorticism
disorder of the glands of the body adenosis , gland disease , glandular disease , glandular disorder
any mental disorder not caused by detectable organic abnormalities of the brain and in which a major disturbance of emotions is predominant affective disorder , emotional disorder , emotional disturbance , major affective disorder
disorder, state of aflunters
rare immunological disorder characterized by the virtual absence of gamma globulin in the blood and consequent susceptibility to infection agammaglobulinemia
acute blood disorder (often caused by radiation or drug therapy) characterized by severe reduction in granulocytes agranulocytosis , agranulosis , granulocytopenia
immunity system, severe noncongenital disorder causing lack of AIDS
often persistent bodily disorder or disease; a cause for complaining ailment , complaint , ill
inherited disorder characterized by an increase in bone density; in severe forms the bone marrow cavity may be obliterated Albers-Schonberg disease , marble bones disease , osteopetrosis
presence of excessive protein (chiefly albumin but also globulin) in the urine; usually a symptom of kidney disorder albuminuria , proteinuria
blood disorder characterized by a lower concentration of hydrogen ions in the blood (which rises above 7.45 on the pH scale) alkalemia
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