Physical Conditions

electric shock
trauma caused by the passage of electric current through the body (as from contact with high voltage lines or being struck by lightning); usually involves burns and abnormal heart rhythm and unconsciousness
paracentral scotoma
a scotoma that is adjacent to the fixation point
absence or loss of topognosia; inability to locate correctly a point of touch
genetic disorder
a disease or disorder that is inherited genetically
sexual arousal
the arousal of sexual desires in preparation for sexual behavior
a temporary red mark on a person's skin resulting from kissing or sucking by their lover
pain resulting from rapid change in pressure
an ill-defined state of irritability and distress
diaper rash
dermatitis of the thighs and buttocks of infants; supposedly caused by ammonia in the urine in the child's diapers
herpes simplex
an infection caused by the herpes simplex virus; affects the skin and nervous system; produces small temporary (but sometimes painful) blisters on the skin and mucous membranes
visual impairment without apparent organic pathology
disease of cattle that can be transmitted to humans; results from infection with actinomycetes; characterized by hard swellings that exude pus through long sinuses
cyclic disorder
a mild bipolar disorder that persists over a long time
condition in which the penis is continually erect; usually painful and seldom with sexual arousal
false smut
disease of rice; grains covered by a green powder consisting of conidia
a morbid fear of being dirty
lymphocytic choriomeningitis
a form of viral meningitis caused by a virus carried by the common house mouse
acute brain disorder
any disorder (as sudden confusion or disorientation) in an otherwise normal person that is due to reversible (temporary) impairment of brain tissues (as by head injuries or drugs or infection)
potato yellow dwarf
the yellow dwarf disease of potato plants
prostatic adenocarcinoma
cancer of the prostate gland
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