Avascular Necrosis

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Meaning of Avascular Necrosis (AVN):

Avascular Necrosis, also called aseptic necrosis, ischemic necrosis, and osteonecrosis is a condition in which there is a loss of …

Achlorhydria

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Meaning of Achlorhydria:

A lack of hydrochloric acid in the digestive juices in the stomach. Hydrochloric acid helps digest food.

Achlorhydria can increase your risk …

Angiocept 

Meaning of Angiocept

A substance being studied in the treatment of cancer. Angiocept may prevent the growth of new blood vessels that tumors need to …

Angiofibroma

Meaning of Angiofibroma

A benign (not cancer) tumor that is made up of blood vessels and fibrous (connective) tissue. Angiofibromas usually appear as small, red …

Angiogenesis 

Meaning of Angiogenesis

Blood vessel formation. Tumor angiogenesis is the growth of new blood vessels that tumors need to grow. This process is caused by …

Angiogram

Meaning of Angiogram

An x-ray or computer image (CT scan or MRI) of the blood vessels and blood flow in the body. A dye may …

Angiomyolipoma 

Meaning of Angiomyolipoma

A benign (noncancer) tumor of fat and muscle tissue that usually is found in the kidney. Angiomyolipomas rarely cause symptoms, but may …

Angioplasty 

Meaning of Angioplasty

A procedure to enlarge the opening in a blood vessel that has become narrowed or blocked by plaque (a buildup of fat …

Angiosarcoma

Meaning of Angiosarcoma

A type of cancer that begins in the cells that line blood vessels or lymph vessels. Cancer that begins in blood vessels …

Angiozyme

Meaning of Angiozyme

A substance being studied in the treatment of cancer. Angiozyme is a special type of RNA made in the laboratory. It stops …