an inherited group of disorders resulting from the absence or decreased production of melanin, the colouring pigment in the skin, hair and eyes, which results in a characteristically light skin, hair and eye colour.

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    a flat circular structure

    It is the inability to retract the foreskin fully. Narrowness of the openings of the prepuce, preventing its being drawn back over the glans.

    conversion into soap.

    an obstruction of any blood vessel by a clot of blood or a mass of bacteria or any other foreign body.

    reduced muscle tension in any part; relaxation of the arteries

    reaction of living tissues to changes in pressure.

    a preparation used to stimulate the production of antibodies and provide immunity from diseases.

    a condition characterized by the deposition of calcium salts in various tissues

    protrusion of a part or structure through the tissues normally containing it.

    infestation of the skin by the louse

    a large spoon used as a measure of the dose of a medicine equivalent to 15 ml.

    deviation from the normal pattern

    restoration of damaged or diseased tissues naturally by healing processes or artificially as by an operation.

    drainage of a part using suction equipment attached to the drain.

    a corrective surgical procedure on the jejunum.