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Medical Dictionary Definitions A - Z - «P»:

  1. Pediatric pyelonephritis Pediatric pyelonephritis
    Pediatric pyelonephritis: Pediatric kidney infection. See: Urinary tract infection in children....
  2. Pediatric renal infection Pediatric renal infection
    Pediatric renal infection: See: Urinary tract infection in children....
  3. Pediatric rheumatologist Pediatric rheumatologist
    Pediatric rheumatologist: A physician who specializes in providing comprehensive care to children (as well as their families) with rheumatic diseases, especially arthritis. Pediatric rheumatologists are pediatricians who have completed an additional 2-3 years of specialized training in pediatri...
  4. Pediatric urinary tract infection Pediatric urinary tract infection
    Pediatric urinary tract infection: See: Urinary tract infection in children....
  5. Pediatric urine infection Pediatric urine infection
    Pediatric urine infection: See: Urinary tract infection in children....
  6. Pediatric UTI Pediatric UTI
    Pediatric UTI: See: Urinary tract infection in children....
  7. Pediatrics Pediatrics
    Pediatrics: "Pediatrics is concerned with the health of infants, children and adolescents, their growth and development, and their opportunity to achieve full potential as adults." (Richard E.Behrman in Nelson's Textbook of Pediatrics) Pediatrics became a medical specialty in the mid-19...
  8. Pediculicide Pediculicide
    Pediculicide: An agent that destroys lice. From pediculus, lice + -cide, killer or killing....
  9. Pediculosis Pediculosis
    Pediculosis: Infested with lice. See also: Head lice; Pubic lice....
  10. Pedigree Pedigree
    Pedigree: In medicine, a family health history diagrammed with a set of international symbols to indicate the individuals in the family, their relationships to one another, those with a disease, etc. ...
  11. Pedodontics Pedodontics
    Pedodontics: Children's dentistry. ...
  12. Pedophilia Pedophilia
    Pedophilia: People with pedophilia have fantasies, urges or behaviors that involve illegal sexual activity with a prepubescent child or children (generally age 13 years or younger). Pedophilic behavior includes undressing the child, encouraging the child to watch the abuser masturbate, touching o...
  13. Pedophobia Pedophobia
    Pedophobia: An abnormal and persistent fear of babies and children. Sufferers experience anxiety even though they realize their fear is groundless. Rearing a child or being around active children can both produce anxiety. From the Greek "pais" (child) and "phobos" (fear). Related terms include:...
  14. Pee Pee
    Pee: An informal term for piss, meant to lessen its vulgarity, but synonymous with it....
  15. Peeling agent Peeling agent
    Peeling agent: An agent that promotes the softening and shedding of the horny outer layer of the skin. Also called a keratolytic....