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pharmacovigilance(1) A state of heightened awareness, monitoring and reporting of potentially adverse pharmacologic events.
(2) The branch of pharmacology focused on detecting, assessing, understanding and preventing long- and short-term adverse effects of medicines.
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1. Pemphigus vulgaris.
2. Peripheral vascular/vein/vessel.
3. Plasma volume.
4. Polio vaccine.
6. Polycythemia vera, see there.
7. Portal vein.
8. Polyoma virus.
10. Proteus vulgaris.
11. Pulmonary vein.
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