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Acoustic neuroma -  Acoustic neuroma (vestibular schwannoma) is an uncommon, benign and usually slow growing tumor that develops on the main nerve leading from your inner ear to your brain
- Synonyms: vestibular schwannoma
Acute pancreatitis -  Acute pancreatitis or acute pancreatic necrosis is a sudden inflammation of the pancreas. Depending on its severity, it can have severe complications and high mortality despite treatment.
- Synonyms: Focal nodular hyperplasia
Arachnoid -  Arachnoid cysts are cerebrospinal fluid covered by arachnoidal cells and collagen that may develop between the surface of the brain and the cranial base or on the arachnoid membrane
- Synonyms: Glioblastoma multiforme, GBM
Atelectasis -  Atelectasis is defined as the lack of gas exchange within alveoli, due to alveolar collapse or fluid consolidation. It may affect part or all of one lung. It is a condition where the alveoli are deflated, as distinct from pulmonary consolidation.
- Synonyms: Focal nodular hyperplasia
Bosniak -  The Bosniak renal cyst classification system was initially reported in 1986, using CT scan findings.
- Synonyms: PEI
Cholangiography -  Cholangiography is the imaging of the bile duct (also known as the biliary tree) by x-rays.
- Synonyms: PEI
Enchondroma -  An Enchondroma is a cartilage cyst found in the bone marrow.
- Synonyms: tb
Ependymoma -  Ependymoma is a tumor that arises from the ependyma, a tissue of the central nervous system
- Synonyms: Focal nodular hyperplasia
FNH -  Focal nodular hyperplasia (FNH) is a benign tumour of the liver (hepatic tumour), which is the second most prevalent tumour of the liver (the first is hepatic hemangioma).
- Synonyms: Focal nodular hyperplasia
Glioblastoma -  Glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) is the most common and most aggressive type of primary brain tumor in humans, involving glial cells
- Synonyms: Glioblastoma multiforme, GBM
Glioma -  A glioma is a type of tumor that starts in the brain or spine
- Synonyms: Glioblastoma multiforme, GBM
hrs -  Hepatorenal syndrome (often abbreviated HRS) is a life-threatening medical condition that consists of rapid deterioration in kidney function in individuals with cirrhosis or fulminant liver failure.
- Synonyms: Focal nodular hyperplasia
Liver hemangioma -  Liver hemangioma is a noncancerous (benign) mass that occurs in the liver. Liver hemangioma is sometimes called hepatic hemangioma or cavernous hemangioma.
- Synonyms: Focal nodular hyperplasia
Mastoiditis -  Mastoiditis is the result of an infection that extends to the air cells of the skull behind the ear.
- Synonyms: PEI
Meningioma -  Meningiomas are the second most common primary tumor of the central nervous system, arising from the arachnoid "cap" cells of the arachnoid villi in the meninges
- Synonyms: Glioblastoma multiforme, GBM
MRA -  magnetic resonance angiography (MRA)
Pancreas or Pancreatic divisum -  Pancreas or Pancreatic divisum is a congenital anomaly in the anatomy of the ducts of the pancreas in which a single pancreatic duct is not formed, but rather remains as two distinct dorsal and ventral ducts.
- Synonyms: Focal nodular hyperplasia
PEIT -  Percutaneous Ethanol Injection Therapy
- Synonyms: PEI
PET -  Positron emission tomography (PET) is a nuclear medicine imaging technique which produces a three-dimensional image or picture of functional processes in the body.
- Synonyms: tb
Pituitary adenomas -  Pituitary adenomas are tumors that occur in the pituitary gland, and account for about 15% of intracranial neoplasms.
- Synonyms: Focal nodular hyperplasia
Pneumonia -  Pneumonia is an inflammatory condition of the lung. It is often characterized as including inflammation of the parenchyma of the lung (that is, the alveoli) and abnormal alveolar filling with fluid (consolidation and exudation).
- Synonyms: tb
Pulmonary embolism -  Pulmonary embolism (PE) is a blockage of the main artery of the lung or one of its branches by a substance that has travelled from elsewhere in the body through the bloodstream (embolism).
- Synonyms: PE
Retrolisthesis -  A retrolisthesis is a posterior displacement of one vertebral body with respect to the adjacent vertebrae to a degree less than a luxation
- Synonyms: Glioblastoma multiforme, GBM
Schmorl's nodes -  Schmorl's nodes or Schmorl's nodules are protrusions of the cartilage of the intervertebral disc through the vertebral body endplate and into the adjacent vertebra.
- Synonyms: Focal nodular hyperplasia
Spondylolisthesis -  Spondylolisthesis describes the anterior displacement of a vertebra or the vertebral column in relation to the vertebrae below
- Synonyms: Glioblastoma multiforme, GBM
Syringomyelia -  Syringomyelia is a generic term referring to a disorder in which a cyst or cavity forms within the spinal cord
- Synonyms: Focal nodular hyperplasia
Toxoplasmosis -  Toxoplasmosis is a parasitic disease caused by the protozoan Toxoplasma gondii. The parasite infects most general of warm-blooded animals, including humans
- Synonyms: PEI
Tuberculosis -  Tuberculosis or TB (short for tubercles bacillus) is a common and often deadly infectious disease caused by various strains of mycobacteria, usually Mycobacterium tuberculosis in humans. Tuberculosis usually attacks the lungs but can also affect other parts of the body.
- Synonyms: tb
Varicocele -  Varicocele is an abnormal enlargement of the pampiniform venous plexus in the scrotum.
- Synonyms: PEI
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