Drug used to relieve or prevent depression
- (bow-el )
Another name for the intestine
- (chron-ic )
Being long-lasting and recurrent in nature; characterized by long standing suffering
- (fa-tigue )
A condition characterized by lessened capacity for work, weariness and tiredness
- (he-red-i-tary )
Occurring amongst members of a family
- (im-mune system)
The body system, made up of many organs and cells, which defends the body against infection, disease and foreign substances
- (im-mu-ni-ty )
The body system, made up of many organs and cells, which defends the body against infection, disease and foreign substances.
- (in-fec-tious )
Caused by infection, transmissible from one person to another
- (in-flam-ma-tion )
A response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
- (men-stru-a-tion )
The monthly discharge of blood and mucus from the uterus
- (mu-cus )
A thick fluid produced by the lining of some tissues such as the air passage, stomach, intestines, etc.
A medicine that stimulates evacuation of the bowels.
- (trig-ger )
Any of the things that set into motion some course of events (such as a disease process, etc.)