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Medical Dictionary Definitions A - Z - «J»:

  1. JCML JCML
    JCML: Juvenile chronic myelogenous leukemia. See: Juvenile myelomonocytic leukemia....
  2. JCV JCV
    JCV: JC virus....
  3. Jealousy, delusional Jealousy, delusional
    Jealousy, delusional: See: Othello syndrome....
  4. JEB (junctional epidermolysis bullosa) JEB (junctional epidermolysis bullosa)
    JEB (junctional epidermolysis bullosa): See: Junctional epidermolysis bullosa....
  5. Jejunal Jejunal
    Jejunal: Having to do with the jejunum. ...
  6. Jejunostomy Jejunostomy
    Jejunostomy: A surgical operation to create an opening of the jejunum (a part of the (a part of the small intestine) to a hole (stoma) in the abdomen....
  7. Jejunum Jejunum
    Jejunum: Part of the small intestine. It is half-way down the small intestine between its duodenum and ileum sections. The term "jejunum" derives from the Latin "jejunus," which means "empty of food," "meager," or "hungry." The ancient Greeks noticed at death that this part of the intestine was ...
  8. Jellyfish itch Jellyfish itch
    Jellyfish itch: An intensely itchy rash due to contact with the tiny thimble jellyfish (Linuche unguiculata). These jellyfish are common between March and August in the waters off of Florida and in the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean Sea. There may be no adult jellyfish around as a warning. The je...
  9. Jellyfish sting Jellyfish sting
    Jellyfish sting: The injection into the skin of venom from the stinging unit (the nematocyst) of the jellyfish. The jellyfish tentacles can extend for several feet and are lined with venom-filled cells (nematocysts). One tentacle may fire thousands of nematocysts into the skin on contact. On co...
  10. Jenner's method Jenner's method
    Jenner's method: The production of immunity to a disease by inoculation of an attenuated form of the virus causing the disease. Also called jennerization. See: Jennerization....
  11. Jennerian method Jennerian method
    Jennerian method: The production of immunity to a disease by inoculation of an attenuated form of the virus causing the disease. Also called jennerization. See: Jennerization....
  12. Jennerization Jennerization
    Jennerization: The production of immunity to a disease by inoculation of an attenuated form of the virus causing the disease. Named after the English physician Edward Jenner (1749-1823). Jenner exploited the folk knowledge that people who caught cowpox from their cows could not catch smallpox to d...
  13. Jenny Craig Jenny Craig
    Jenny Craig: Jenny Craig is a diet program that originated in Australia in 1983 in Australia and started U.S. operations in 1985. The program teaches participants how to eat the foods they want in small, frequent portions and to increase energy levels by increasing activity. At the final level, ...
  14. Jequirity pea Jequirity pea
    Jequirity pea: See: Abrin....
  15. Jerk, hypnic Jerk, hypnic
    Jerk, hypnic: See: Hypnic jerk....