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ex·ter·nal(eks-ter'năl), [TA] Do not confuse this word with lateral or outer.
external/ex·ter·nal/ (ek-ster´nal) situated or occurring on the outside. In anatomy, situated toward or near the outside; lateral.
externaladjective Located on a surface or outside of the body.
externaladjective Located on or toward a surface
ex·ter·nal(eks-tĕr'năl) [TA] Do not confuse this word with lateralorouter.
Patient discussion about external
Q. Can I catch pneumonia, if I go outside with wet hair? My Mother used to tell me when I was a kid that if I go outside with wet hair, I will catch pneumonia. Is this true?
Q. Is it possible to show external symptoms with a food allergy? The research I've done only mentions irritation of the throat and mouth, wheezing, etc. But is it possible to develop hives and itching on your back, arms, legs, but not have any irritation in your throat, mouth, etc, when you're affected by a food allergy, such as soy? Also, is it possibly a food allergy if the hives take a long time to go away, maybe a day or two?
My skin whelps up, turn's red and itches like nothing else...
I hope that this helps and good luck with your allergies!
Q. i'm 21 years old, and my penis outer skin covers the shaft. Is it natural to have like that? from my young age the outer skin of my penis covers my shaft, and only a little of the tip is exposed even if i try to pull the skin upwards. Is it natural to have it like that? I've seen in all porn movies and other sex videos that for all those guys the outer skin can be pulled up half the way. Will this affect my sex life?