Suffix: algia, iasis, emia, ectomy

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Arthralgia: Pain in a joint.

M25.50 Pain in unspecified joint

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Cephalalgia: A pain in the head; headache

R51 Headache

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Cervicalgia: Pain in the neck region.

M54.2 Cervicalgia

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Dentalgia: Toothache, also known as dental pain, is pain in the teeth and/or their supporting structures.

K08.89 Other specified disorders of teeth and supporting structures

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Epigastralgia: A pain in the epigastric region.

R10.13 Epigastric pain

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Fibromyalgia: It is a chronic condition that causes pain all over the body.

M79.7 Fibromyalgia

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Glossalgia: Pain in the tongue.

K14.6 Glossodynia

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Myalgia: It is the medical term for muscle pain.

M79.1 Myalgia

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Neuralgia: An acute, severe pain due to an irritated or damaged nerve.

M79.2 Neuralgia and neuritis, unspecified

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Ophthalmalgia: Pain in the eye.

H57.1 Ocular pain

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Pleuralgia: Pain in the side or region of the ribs.

R07.81 Pleurodynia

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Ascariasis: It is an infection of the small intestine caused by Ascaris lumbricoides, a large roundworm.

B77.9 Ascariasis, unspecified

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Balantidiasis: It is a protozoan infection caused by infection with Balantidium coli.

A07.0 Balantidiasis

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Candidiasis: A fungal infection caused by any type of candida species.

B37.9 Candidiasis, unspecified

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Keratiasis: Refers to the presence of hard, horny tumors.

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Rhinolithiasis: The presence of calculi in the nasal cavity.

J34.89 Other specified disorders of nose and nasal sinuses

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Trichiasis: It is a common eyelid problem where the eyelashes grow inwards toward the eye.

H02.059 Trichiasis without entropion unspecified eye, unspecified eyelid

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Trichomoniasis: It is a sexually transmitted infection caused by a tiny parasite called Trichomonas vaginalis.

A59.9 Trichomoniasis, unspecified

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Acetonemia: The presence of excessive levels of acetone in the blood.

R79.89 Other specified abnormal findings of blood chemistry

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Albuminemia: The presence of albumin in the blood.

R79.89 Other specified abnormal findings of blood chemistry

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Bilirubinemia: The presence of bilirubin in the blood.

E80.6 other disorders of bilirubin metabolism

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Cholesterolemia: The presence of cholesterol in the blood.

E78.00 Pure hypercholesterolemia, unspecified

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Cytokinemia: The presence of cytokines in the blood.

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Fructosemia: The presence of fructose in the blood.

E74.12 Hereditary fructose intolerance

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Galactosemia: The presence of galactose in the blood.

E74.21 Galactosemia

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Hyperglycemia: Refers to high levels of sugar or glucose in the blood.

R73.9 Hyperglycemia, unspecified

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Hyperlipidemia: The presence of excessive levels of fat in the blood.

E78.5 Hyperlipidemia, unspecified

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Ketonemia: The presence of excess of ketone bodies in the blood.

R79.89 Other specified abnormal findings of blood chemistry

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Lactatemia: The presence of lactate in the blood.

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Macroglobulinemia: The presence of high levels of macroglobulins in the blood.

C88.0 Waldenstrom macroblobulinemia

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Hypermagnesemia: The presence of high level of magnesium ions in the blood.

E83.41 Hypermagnesemia

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Oxalemia: The presence of oxalate in the blood.

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Adenoidectomy: Surgical removal of the adenoids or of adenoid growths in the nasopharynx.

42830 Adenoidectomy, primary; younger than age 12

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Appendectomy: Surgical removal of the vermiform appendix.

44970 Laparoscopy, surgical, appendectomy

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Bunionectomy: Surgical removal of a bunion.

28295 Correction, hallux valgus (bunionectomy), with sesamoidectomy, when performed; with proximal metatarsal osteotomy, any method

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Cheilectomy: Surgical procedure that removes the bone spurs from the base of the big toe.

28289 Hallux rigidus correction with cheilectomy, debridement and capsular release of the first metatarsophalangeal joint; without implant

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Cholecystectomy: Surgical removal of the gallbladder.

47563 Laparoscopy, surgical; cholecystectomy with cholangiography

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Discectomy: Surgical procedure to remove all or part of an intervertebral disc.

63030 Laminotomy (hemilaminectomy), with decompression of nerve root(s), including partial facetectomy, foraminotomy and/or excision of herniated intervertebral disc; 1 interspace, lumbar

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Embolectomy: Surgical removal of an embolism.

34101 Embolectomy or thrombectomy, with or without catheter; axillary, brachial, innominate, subclavian artery, by arm incision

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Enterectomy: Surgical removal of a portion of the intestine.

44120 Enterectomy, resection of small intestine; single resection and anastomosis

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Frenectomy: Surgical procedure to remove a frenum or frenulum.

41115 Excision of lingual frenum (frenectomy)

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Fasciectomy: Surgical removal of part of the fascia.

26123 Fasciectomy, partial palmar with release of single digit including proximal interphalangeal joint, with or without Z-plasty, other local tissue rearrangement, or skin grafting (includes obtaining graft)

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Gastrectomy: Surgical removal of a part or the whole of the stomach.

43621 Gastrectomy, total; with Roux-en-Y reconstruction

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Gingivectomy: Surgical procedure to remove gum tissue.

41820 Gingivectomy, excision gingiva, each quadrant

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Hysterectomy: Surgical procedure to remove all of or part of the uterus.

58260 Vaginal hysterectomy, for uterus 250 g or less

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Hydrocelectomy: Surgical removal of hydrocele.

55040 Excision of hydrocele; unilateral

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Iridectomy: Surgical procedure to remove a part of the iris.

66625 Iridectomy, with corneoscleral or corneal section; peripheral for glaucoma (separate procedure)

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Laminectomy: The surgical procedure to remove the bony arch or lamina from one or more vertebrae.

63005 Laminectomy with exploration and/or decompression of spinal cord and/or cauda equina, without facetectomy, foraminotomy or discectomy (eg, spinal stenosis), 1 or 2 vertebral segments; lumbar, except for spondylolisthesis

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Mastectomy: Surgical removal of the whole breast.

19303 Mastectomy, simple, complete

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Ostectomy: Surgical removal of all or part of a bone.

28110 Ostectomy, partial excision, fifth metatarsal head (bunionette) (separate procedure)

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Phlebectomy: Surgical removal of varicose veins.

37765 Stab phlebectomy of varicose veins, 1 extremity; 10-20 stab incisions

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