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Medical Terminology H-M

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Hematemesis
Vomiting blood
Hematochezia
Blood in stool
Hematoma
Swollen area caused by accumulation of blood from ruptured vessels
Hematuria
Blood in urine
Hemoptysis
Coughing or spitting up blood
Hemorrhage
Profuse Bleeding
Hemothorax
Blood in the pleural cavity
Hepatosplenomegaly
Enlargement of spleen or liver
Hyperkalemia
Elevated potassium
Hypertension
Elevated blood pressure
Hyponatremia
Low blood sodium
Infarct
Necrotic area of tissue caused by loss of blood supply
Inguinal
Groin Region
Ischemia
Temporary, localized area of blood restriction
Lacrimal
Having to do with tears
Lingual
Having to do with tongue
Lymphadenopathy
Enlargment of lymph nodes
Malaise
Generalized discomfort or weakness
Melena
Black, tarry stools
Meningitis
Inflammation of the meninges