haemoptysis

coughing up blood.

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    an abnormal or surgically made passage between two hollow organs.

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    a sudden involuntary contraction of one or more muscles;

    an involuntary sidewise movement occuring in certain nervous disorders.

    a projection at the apex of the breast on the surface of which ducts that carry milk open.

    removal of the spleen.

    a sebaceous secretion in the folds of the skin, especially the genitalia.

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    a term for any disorder affecting any segment of the nervous system.

    a disease characterised by a gradual softening of the bones associated with pain

    of mental origin or causation.