Webster's New World Medical Dictionary, 3rd Edition
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 29 jan. 2009 - 480 sidor
When your doctor uses terms like intraductal carcinoma or akathisia, do you understand and can you ask the right questions? If you, like most Americans, are taking a more active role in your family's healthcare, the fully revised and updated Webster's New World Medical Dictionary, Third Edition will help you understand and communicate your medical needs when it matters the most. Written by doctors and the experts at WebMD, this edition includes 8500 entries, including 500 new terms, a vitamin appendix, and a companion website to give you access to medical language.
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Webster's New World Medical Dictionary, Fully Revised and Updated
Ingen förhandsgranskning - 2008
Abbreviated abdomen abnormal acid acute affects anemia aneurysm antibiotics antibodies aorta artery arthritis autosomal bacteria bacterium biopsy birth blood cells blood pressure blood vessels body brain brand name breast cancer cause cervix characterized chemotherapy chest cholesterol chromosome chronic clot colon common condition congenital Crohn’s disease cyst defect deficiency develop diabetes diagnosis disease disorder drugs dwarfism dystonia enzyme esophagus example female fetal fetus fever fluid gene genetic gland headache heart hemoglobin hepatitis hormone immune system infection inflammation inherited intestine joint kidney known leukemia liver lungs medicine membrane meningitis muscle mutation nerve nervous system node normal occurs organs oxygen pain patients person physician pregnancy prostate protein radiation red blood cells result seizure skin spinal stomach surgery surgical Symptoms include syndrome therapy thyroid tion tissue Treatment involves tube tumor ulcer urine usually uterus vaccine vaginal vein ventricle vertebrae virus vitamin white blood cells