A condition in which fluid containing cancer cells collects within the abdomen.
- Malignant giant cell tumor
A type of bone tumor that is characterized by massive destruction of bone near the end (epiphysis) of a long bone and causes pain and restricts movement. The most common site of malignant giant cell tumor is the knee. Diagnosis is made by examining a sample of the affected area. Treatment involves excising the affected […]
- Malignant hyperthermia
Dantrium) and rapidly cooling the patient.
The rounded bony prominence on either side of the ankle joint.
A tiny bone in the middle ear that is shaped like a minute mallet.
A term used to refer to any condition in which the body does not receive enough nutrients for proper function. Malnutrition may range from mild to severe and life-threatening. It can be a result of starvation, in which a person has an inadequate intake of calories, or it may be related to a deficiency of […]