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My question is form a medical and physical aspect please discuss the irony of the statement "beauty is only skin deep". I need this answer for a discussion I am doing in my medical terminology class. Please help me.

My question is form a medical and physical aspect please discuss the irony of the statement "beauty is only skin deep". I need this answer for a discussion I am doing in my medical terminology class. Please help me.

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 outward appearance. A woman could look exceptionally beautiful from a physical perspective but might be cruel, spiteful, selfish, self - absorbed etc. Thus, this woman may possess physical beauty but lack more meaningful beauty when it comes to their persona. How a person looks on their outside does not determine what their personality is like. Now, what would be really great is if you can get some input from plastic surgeons who do a lot of elective cosmetic surgery. Many of their clients may be seeking the type of beauty that is skin deep through medical procedures. ...Read more

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What is the medical terminology for the "superbug"?

What is the medical terminology for the "superbug"?

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 previously been susceptible had developed resistance. Today the term "multiply resistant" is commonly applied to a variety of germs that are no longer killed off by regular antibiotics. ...Read more

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What is the proper terminology for an aortic repair?

What is the proper terminology for an aortic repair?

I think you have it: Simply stated as you did is correct. One could elaborate such as aortic aneurysm repair if it was for an aneurysm (most common). ...Read more

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What is the proper terminology for an aortic repair?

What is the proper terminology for an aortic repair?

See below: Abominal aortic aneurysm resection with patch grafting or endovascular stent implantation (depending on which method is used). ...Read more

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I was wondering what does dbh mean in orthodontic terminology?

I was wondering what does dbh mean in orthodontic terminology?

Ask office: Every office may have their own internal acronyms for coding the appointments. The easiest thing to do would be call the office and ask them what that is. ...Read more

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Is it possible to control partial or focal (not sure of the current terminology) seizures without medication?

Is it possible to control partial or focal (not sure of the current terminology) seizures without medication?

Generally need meds: The vast majority of those with partial epilepsy (aka "focal" or "localization related epilepsy") need meds. Surgery may be e done in select cases, typically after several meds have been tried and failed. Rarely someone with only simple partial seizures (aka "auras") may elect to stay off meds. Vagal nerve stimulators can help, but are essentially a palliative device (helps, doesn't cure). ...Read more

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What is the medical terminology for swimmers ear?

What is the medical terminology for swimmers ear?

Otitis Externa: The medical term is otitis externa caused by an accumulation of ear wax in the canal. You can get an over-the-counter ear wax remover that will due wonders on swimmers ear because swimmers ear is just earwax that has expanded from moisture and may sometimes be associated with bacterial overgrowth behind the waxy plug. Once removed it brings great relief. ...Read more

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What is the right terminology wet dream, nocturnal emissions, etc.?

What is the right terminology wet dream, nocturnal emissions, etc.?

All are fine: There are several synonyms / folk terms, some with different cultural connotations. Physicians are most likely to say "nocturnal emission.". ...Read more