medical problem

medical problem

A generic term for a condition (e.g., diabetes, hypertension, irritable bowel syndrome) that is managed non-interventionally, in contrast to a condition that requires a procedure (e.g., a large bleeding abdominal aortic aneurysm), which is a surgical problem.
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At the 2019 Digital Medicine Summit, the alliance, which includes researchers from National Yang Ming University, Chiao Tung University, and Academia Sinica announced that the first medical problem they will target will be 'strokes.'
class="MsoNormal"He is depressed, I think he has family problems, our human resources manager thinks that a psychiatrist's report may just save his job because he is scheduled for termination in the next three months," the doctor explained, "if you think it is more of a sex issue and not a medical problem, deal with it but he still needs to see a psychiatrist and get a report." class="MsoNormalI asked James to have the tests done as initially advised a year ago.
According to medical report, there are wounds on discs C-1 and C-5 of spinal column of the ailing MPA Memon, who has been under regular medications and physiotherapy under attending physicians but still there is lack of relief or alleviation in his medical problem.
There would be opportunity to discuss this common yet challenging medical problem under one umbrella.
But investigators believe the 26-year-old Peugeot driver, who is still in hospital, may have suffered a medical problem at the wheel.
"She was at a place where we couldn't fix whatever that medical problem was with the resources we have."
Medical Problems of Jail Inmates provides findings on prisoners who reported a current medical problem, a physical or mental impairment, or an injury since admission based on data from the 2002 Survey of Inmates in Local Jails.
The court determines that copied individuals do not have full rights, and a new operation can cure Jake's medical problem. But will the copy want to give up his new life?
What caused a crash Monday that killed a Eugene speech pathologist remained a mystery after an autopsy failed to determine whether a medical problem led her to lose control of her car and slam into a birch tree on Oakway Road.
I have to politely tell them that since it is a medical problem I have no choice but to address the issue with the child as well as with them.
"There can be no doubt that there are more families than ever before collapsing into bankruptcy in the aftermath of a serious medical problem," said Elizabeth Warren, co-author of the study.
Women who had not begun prenatal care in the first trimester had reduced odds of having an infant with a medical problem (0.4-0.5).

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