pus collection around the appendix following an episode of appendicitis

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    impaired or painful functioning in any organ.

    one of the paired organs that excrete urine.

    the process of growing old, where damaged cells fail to be replaced in sufficient numbers and thus bodily degeneration occurs.

    a drug derived from coca or prepared synthetically, used as a stimulant

    a stage in the course of change or development.

    a wild uncontrollable emotion or excitement.

    inability to form a mental image of an object with the help of the available sensory data.

    removal of poisonous gases or injurious agents from the environment.

    fat cell.

    a technique of x-ray examination displaying details in a selected plane within the body.

    production of insensibility to pain by the use of electrical current

    surgical procedure for widening a segment of intestine that involves incision and closing in opposite directions.

    the aggregate pattern of symptoms and signs associated with a disease process.

    a lack or absence of oxygen in the blood or tissues.

    physical therapy involving motion and motion exercises.