appendiceal abscess

pus collection around the appendix following an episode of appendicitis

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    normal death of cells or tissues as a result of changes associated with development, aging or use.

    a qualitative characteristic.

    a surgical incision into the abdominal cavity for diagnosis.

    boat-shaped.

    a yellow nodule on the skin, composed of fat cells.

    a rounded mass of protoplasm within the cytoplasm of a plant or animal cell.

    an enzyme contained in the gastric juice which helps in the breakdown of proteins.

    cutting into the crown of a tooth.

    the part of the psychic apparatus that mediates between the self and the outside world.It perceives reality and adapts to it.

    without fever

    an act of washing or bathing

    a consistent and complex whole made up of correlated, independent parts.

    a dietary adjustment for patients with diabetes mellitus to decrease the need for insulin or oral medication and control weight by adjusting caloric and carbohydrate intake.

    a burning sensation in the chest resulting from indigestion.

    someone with an antisocial personality.