Physical Conditions

cleft palate
a congenital fissure of the hard palate
nominal aphasia
inability to name objects or to recognize written or spoken names of objects
jungle rot
skin disorder induced by a tropical climate
actinic dermatitis
dermatitis caused exposure to sunlight
nonsocial infection
an infection that is acquired at a hospital or other healthcare facility
defective bone development; usually attributable to renal disease or to disturbances in calcium and phosphorus metabolism
carpal tunnel syndrome
a painful disorder caused by compression of a nerve in the carpal tunnel; characterized by discomfort and weakness in the hands and fingers and by sensations of tingling, burning or numbness
the state of being vigorous and free from bodily or mental disease
blight canker
a phase of fire blight in which cankers appear
a morbid fear of dogs
collapse caused by exposure to excessive heat
a congenital absence of eyelids (partial or complete)
a painful sore with a hard core filled with pus
a tumor composed of granulation tissue resulting from injury or inflammation or infection
bleeding from the nose
paralysis of the vocal cords resulting in an inability to speak
hepatitis C
a viral hepatitis clinically indistinguishable from hepatitis B but caused by a single-stranded RNA virus; usually transmitted by parenteral means (as injection of an illicit drug or blood transfusion or exposure to blood or blood products)
state of being torn or burst open
herpes genitalis
an infection caused by herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2) that is usually transmitted by sexual contact; marked by recurrent attacks of painful eruptions on the skin and mucous membranes of the genital area
simple phobia
any phobia (other than agoraphobia) associated with relatively simple well-defined stimuli
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