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what is the correct terminology for a medical condition in which your body produces too much iron

A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Back
6 years experience Internal Medicine
Celiac Disease: Hi Monica, Celiac Disease is one malabsorption disorder that can prevent people from absorbing iron and yes, it is hereditary. Hope that helps!
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Van der Werff
38 years experience Dentistry
Possible: I think you may be referring to obstructive sleep apnea.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: Nocturnal emission is an appropriate term.
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Hello. : Hello. I will give you an opinon from a psychiatrist. My interpretation is that a person's beauty should be judged by their character not by their ou ... Read More
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Dr. Gene Wong
Dr. Gene Wong answered
40 years experience Radiation Oncology
See below: Invasive carcinoma means the cancer has grown to the extent that it starts invading into surrounding tissue such as fat, fibrous tissue, lymphatics et ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alexander Gorup
28 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Laryngopharyngitis: Regardless of the cause, the terminology would be laryngopharyngitis.
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
37 years experience Family Medicine
For surgery?: Possibly, if this is a surgical procure for ovarian cancer, ONG might mean Ovarian Neoplastic Granuloma, SNO: Salpingo-oophoerectomy, PFC: peritoneal ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Boniface Ikejiani
26 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Endometrium: Endometrium is very crucial for the female reproductive cycle. In a post menopausal female with irregular bleeding with thickness of >5mm, an eval ... Read More
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Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Common lay term: The term superbug is more a produce of the media than a medical one. Within a decade of the first use of penicillin, strains of staph that had previou ... Read More
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Dr. Ankush Bansal
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Communication: Just like any other industry or job, you have to be able to communicate accurately and effectively with others. Medicine is no different.

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