Medical Dictionary Definitions A-Z List
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Syndrome, Aarskog-Scott: See: Aarskog-Scott syndrome....
Syndrome, Aase-Smith I
Syndrome, Aase-Smith I: See: Aase-Smith syndrome I....
Syndrome, Aase-Smith II
Syndrome, Aase-Smith II: See: Aase-Smith syndrome II....
Syndrome, abdominal muscle deficiency
Syndrome, abdominal muscle deficiency: See: Abdominal muscle deficiency syndrome....
Syndrome, Achoo: A disorder characterized by nearly uncontrollable paroxysms of sneezing provoked in a reflex fashion by the sudden exposure of a dark-adapted subject to intensely bright light, usually to brilliant sunlight. The number of successive sneezes is usually 2 or 3, but can be up to about ...
Syndrome, acquired immunodeficiency
Syndrome, acquired immunodeficiency: AIDS....
Syndrome, acute brain
Syndrome, acute brain: See: Delirium....
Syndrome, acute respiratory distress
Syndrome, acute respiratory distress: Better known as ARDS. See: ARDS....
Syndrome, adult respiratory distress
Syndrome, adult respiratory distress: Better known as ARDS. See: ARDS....
Syndrome, Alagille: Also
known as arteriohepatic dysplasia, this is a genetic
disorder characterized by jaundice in the newborn period,
liver disease with cholestasis, peripheral pulmonic
stenosis and unusual face. Children with Alagille syndrome
usually present with jaundice (yellowing o...
Syndrome, Alexander: See: Alexander disease....
Syndrome, Alpers: See: Alpers disease....
Syndrome, Alport: See: Alport syndrome....
Syndrome, Alstrom: See: Alstrom syndrome....
Syndrome, androgen insensitivity
Syndrome, androgen insensitivity: Also known as complete androgen insensitivity syndrome. This is a genetic disorder that makes XY fetuses insensitive (unresponsive) to androgens (male hormones). Instead, they are born looking externally like normal girls. Internally, there is a short blind-pouch va...