Atherosclerosis is the buildup of fat and other material inside the artery walls.
Thinning of the lining of the vagina due to decreased production of estrogen.
A wasting of tissues, organs, or the entire body.
A decrease in vitality or pathogenicityof a microorganism or in the severity of a disease.
A test to measure hearing.
Coming from the same individual, as opposed to being donated by another individual.
A form of inherited Kallmann's syndrome which affects both men and women, because the sex chromosomes are unaffected.
Those chromosomes which are not the sex chromosomes.
Lymph nodes in the armpit region that drains lymph channels from the breast.
Not malignant, not cancerous.
Bioelectric impedance. A non-invasive technique for measuring body composition.
A substance used in adjuvant therapy that takes advantage of the body's own natural defense mechanisms to inhibit the growth of a tumor.
Examination of a small amount of tissue taken from the patient's body to make a diagnosis.
The calculated number of white or red blood cells in a cubic millimeter of blood.