An abnormal condition of a part, organ, or system of an organism resulting from various causes, such as infection, inflammation, environmental factors, or genetic defect, and characterized by an identifiable group of signs, symptoms, or both.
A common, chronic skin disease, esp. among adolescents and young adults, characterized by inflammation of the sebaceous apparatus, usually causing pimples on the face, back, and chest
The symptom or distress about which a patient seeks medical assistance.
A state of health:
The period of such a condition:
A breach of civic order or peace; a public disturbance.
Something, such as a yeast, bacterium, mold, or enzyme, that causes fermentation.
(Informal) Common cold.
Material, usually of plant or animal origin, that contains or consists of essential body nutrients, such as carbohydrates, fats, proteins, vitamins, or minerals, and is ingested and assimilated by an organism to produce energy, stimulate growth, and maintain life.
A disease, disorder, or ailment.
Anything that promotes growth, development, or good health
Insipid intellectual nourishment:
Money, favors, etc. received because of association with public office
A sudden appearance of a large or excessive number of instances
One's means of livelihood; maintenance; support
A complex of symptoms indicating the existence of an undesirable condition or quality:
A personal defect or failing.
Something that causes suffering; trouble:
A disease-producing microorganism or agent:
A slight illness
A physical weakness or defect; frailty or ailment, as from old age
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