Wordlist: Illnesses and diseases - List 3
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a heart attack
common term for any food-borne disease, such as salmonella, which causes diarrhea, nausea, fever and abdominal cramps
a common medical condition most often caused by eating too quickly, sometimes causing diarrhea
a small, hard object, in the shape of a pebble, that sometimes forms in the gallbladder or bile duct
a stony concretion that forms in the kidney
an abnormal growth which can be life-threatening, differential diagnosis includes abscess, metaplasia, and neoplasia
a tumour which is dangerous but can be cured in most cases by taking it out
a tumour which is life-threatening and spreads out autonomously and quickly
an infectious disease of humans and animals caused by a species of mycobacterium mainly infecting the lungs where it causes tubercles characterised by the expectoration of mucus and sputum, fever, weight loss, and chest pain
an infectious disease, caused by HIV, that causes the gradual degeneration of the body's immune system
a painful contraction of a muscle which cannot be controlled
an extremely painful inflammation of joints, especially of the big toe, caused by a metabolic defect resulting in the accumulation of uric acid in the blood and the deposition of urates around the joints
any disorder of the muscles, tendons, joints, bones, nerves, characterised by pain, discomfort and disability
backache of the lumbar region or lower back, which can be caused by muscle strain or a slipped disk
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