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The part of the body between the chest and pelvis.
1. Induced abortion is a procedure done to end pregnancy. 2. Spontaneous abortion is a naturally occurring abortion (also called miscarriage). 3. Therapeutic abortion is an induced abortion required to save the life or health of the mother.
A wound caused by scraping the skin. A "skinned knee" is a common example.
A swollen, inflamed area where pus gathers.
To take in substances through the skin or mucous membranes
To hold back or restrain. For example, to refrain from the use of drugs or alcohol, or from having sexual intercourse.
The process of getting used to a new climate or altitude.
The strong tendon at the back of the ankle that attaches the calf muscle to the heel.
An abnormal condition in the body in which excessive acid lowers the pH of the blood and body tissues.
A skin disorder usually found in adolescents and young adults.