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  1. kakotrophy - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      kakotrophy (kak-ot'ro-fe). See cacotropky.
  2. kala-azar - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      kala-azar. An obscure fatal disease, prevalent in Assam, due to a protozoan parasite, the Leishman Donovan body.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      kala-azar (kah-la-az'ar or -ad'zar) [native "black fever"). An extremely fatal epidemic fever of Assam, resembling chronic malarial fever. It is marked by progressive anemia, wasting, enlargement of the spleen and liver, and dropsy, and is caused by the parasite Leishmania donma'ni, which infests the endothelial cells, especially of the spleen, liver, and bone-marrow. It is transmitted to man by the bite of the bedbug, Cimex rotundatus. The disease is also called febrile tropical splenomegaly and dumdum fever.
  3. kaladana - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      kaladana (kal-ad-a'-nah) [origin unknown]. An East Indian convolvulaceous plant, Ipomoea (Pharbitis) nil. Its seeds are a safe and good cathartic. Dose of the powdered drug, gr. xxx-xl; of the resin, gr. iv-viij.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      kaladana (kal-ah-da'nah). The dried seeds of Ipomaa nil: used as purgative or anthelmintic. Dose, 30-50 gr. (2-3 gm.).
  4. kaligenous - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      kaligenous (kal-ij'-en-us) [kali; generare, .to produce]. Yielding potash.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      kaligenous (ka-lij'en-us) [L. ka'li potash + Gr. •yewfij' to produce]. Producing potash.
  5. kalimeter - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      kalim'eter. Alkalimeter.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      kalimeter (kal-im'ct-er). Same as alkalimeter.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      kalim'eter. Alkalimeter.
  6. kargon - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      kargon (kar'gon). A proprietary preparation of buchu and potassium acetate.
  7. karus - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      karus (ka'rus). A South African plant: useful in dysentery and in ulcerative and hemorrhagic intestinal affections.
  8. kathode - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      kathode (kath'-6cT) [kata-; 666t, way!. See cathode.
  9. kellin - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      kellin (kel'-in). A glucoside from the fruit of Ammi visnaga. It is said to affect the respiration and the pulse, and to have a paralyzant effect upon the lower extremities.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      kellin (kel'in) [from ltd, the Egyptian name of the plant]. A cardiant and spinant remedy derived from Am'mi visna'ga.
  10. kerasin - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      ker'asin. Cerasin.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      kerasin (ker'as-in). Same as cerasin.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      ker'asin. Cerasin.
  11. keratalgia - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      keratalgia (ker-at-al'-je-ah) [kerat-; AXyot. pain]. Pain in the cornea.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      keratalgia (ker-a-tal'jl-ah) (G. keras, horn, + aigos, pain.] Ceratalgia, pain in the cornea.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      keratalgia (ker-at-afje-ah) [Gr. xip« horn • 2X70; pain). Pain in the cornea.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      keratalgia (ker-a-tal'jl-ah) (G. keras, horn, + aigos, pain.] Ceratalgia, pain in the cornea.
  12. keratoderma - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      keratoderma (ker-at-o-der'-mah) [kerato-; Skpua, skin], i. The cornea. 2. A horny condition of the skin.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      keratoder'ma. Keratodermia.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      keratoder'ma. Keratodermia.
  13. keratoid - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      keratoid (ker'-at-oid) [kerato-; tlSot, like]. Hornlike.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      ker'atoid [G. keras, horn, + eidos, resemblance.] Horny, corneous; resembling corneal tissue.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      ker'atoid [G. keras, horn, + eidos, resemblance.] Horny, corneous; resembling corneal tissue.
  14. keratoma - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      keratoma (ker-at-o'-mah) [kerato-; >'•"«, tumor], i. See callosity. 2. Congenital ichthyosis; the presence of horny plates upon the integument.
  15. keratometer - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      keratometer (ker-at-om'-et-er) [kerato-; ukrpov, a measure]. An instrument for measuring the curves of the cornea.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      keratometer (ker-a-tom'e-tur) [G. keras(kerat-), horn (cornea). + metron, measure.) An instrument for measuring the curvatures of the corneal surface.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      keratometer (ker-a-tom'e-tur) [G. keras(kerat-), horn (cornea). + metron, measure.) An instrument for measuring the curvatures of the corneal surface.
  16. keratose - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      keratose (ker'-at-Of) [kerato-}. Horny.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      keratose (ker'a-tos). Horny; relating to or marked by keratosis.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      keratose (ker'at-6s). Horny.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      keratose (ker'a-tos). Horny; relating to or marked by keratosis.
  17. keraunophobia - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      keraunophobia (ker-au'-no-fo'-be-ah) [ntpawAt. thunderbolt ;£60ot. fear]. A morbid fear of lightning.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      keraunophobia (ke'-raw'no-fo'bl-ah) [G. keraunos, thunder and lightning, + phobos, fear.] Extreme fear of thunder and lightning.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      keraunophobia (ker-aw-no-fo'be-ah) [Gr. ntpawirs lightning + fear]. Morbid dread of lightning.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      keraunophobia (ke'-raw'no-fo'bl-ah) [G. keraunos, thunder and lightning, + phobos, fear.] Extreme fear of thunder and lightning.
  18. kerectomy - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      kerectomy (kcr-ek'-to-me). See keratectomy.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      kerec'tomy. Keratectomy.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      kerectomy (ke-rek'to-me) [Gr. xipai oamea + ih.ro/rii excision]. Removal of a part of the cornea.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      kerec'tomy. Keratectomy.
  19. kerion - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      kerion (ke'-re-on). See tinea kerion.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      ke'rion [G. honeycomb.] A single hypertrophic lesion of tinea tonsurans, similar to granuloma trichophyticum.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      kerion (ke're-on) [Gr. Kqplov honey-comb]. A
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      ke'rion [G. honeycomb.] A single hypertrophic lesion of tinea tonsurans, similar to granuloma trichophyticum.
  20. kestin - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      kestin (kes'-tin). A proprietary antiseptic and deodorant said to contain trinitrophenol, ammonium chloride, orthoboric acid, and formic aldehyde.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      kestin (kes'tin). Trinitrophenol combined with resorcinol, ammonium chlorid, orthoboric acid, and fonnaldehyd: a proprietary antiseptic, antipruritic, and analgesic agent.
  21. kinematograph - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      kinematograph (kin-e-mat'-o-graf) [xtvijtfu, movement; ypadttv, to write]. An apparatus used to make a continuous record of a body n movement.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      kinematograph (kin-em-at'o-graf) [Gr. xtpcpa motion -f- yp6.ifftv to record]. An instrument for exhibiting pictures of objects in motion: it is of considerable service in diagnosis.
  22. kinesiatrics - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      kinesiatrics (kin-es-e-at'-riks). Same as kincsitherapy.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      kinesiatrics (ki-ne-sl-at'riks) [G. kinlsis, movement, + iatrikos, relating to medicine.] The therapeutic
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      kinesiatrics (kin-e-se-at'riks) [Gr. idiyo-a motion -f iorpixAs curative]. Same as kinesitherapy.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      kinesiatrics (ki-ne-sl-at'riks) [G. kinlsis, movement, + iatrikos, relating to medicine.] The therapeutic
  23. kinesimeter - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      kinesim'eter [G. kinesis, movement, + metron, measure.] An instrument for measuring the extent of a movement.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      kinesimeter (kin-e-sim'et-er) [Gr. • icrj.Tr, motion + ti't-rpov measure], i. An instrument for the quantitative measurement of movements. 2. An instrument for exploring the surface of the body to test cutaneous sensibility.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      kinesim'eter [G. kinesis, movement, + metron, measure.] An instrument for measuring the extent of a movement.
  24. kinesipathist - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      kinesipathist (kin~cs-ipf-ath-ist) [\u-iw{\, motion; ir&Sot, disease]. One who practises the gymnastic treatment of disease.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      kinesip'athist. A non-medical person who treats disease by movements of various kinds, a movement-curist.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      kinesip'athist. A non-medical person who treats disease by movements of various kinds, a movement-curist.
  25. kinesitherapy - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      kinesitherapy (kin-€s-e-ther'-ap-e) \nlvi\aa, motion; ... care, cure]. See Swedish movements.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      kinesitherapy (ki-ne-sl-ther'a-pl) [G. kinfsis, movement, + therapeia, treatment.] Kinesiatrics.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      kinesitherapy (kin-es/'e-ther/ap-e) [Gr. idinian motion + Bepairtla. cure). The treatment of disease by movements or exercise; lingism.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      kinesitherapy (ki-ne-sl-ther'a-pl) [G. kinfsis, movement, + therapeia, treatment.] Kinesiatrics.
  26. kinetoscope - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      kinetoscope (kin-el'-o-skup} [nlviiaa, movement; ,T-,;-,.U', to view]. An apparatus for producing stereoptic pictures of objects in motion; a vitascope.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      kinetoscope (kin-et'os-k6p) [Gr. mnjTAs movable + OKoirtiv to view). A form of chromophotograph: useful in diagnosis and in physiologic study.
  27. kinology - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      kinol'ogy. Kinesology
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      kinol'ogy. Kinesology
  28. kinone - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
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      kin'one. Quinone.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      kinone (kin'dn). Same as auinone.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      kin'one. Quinone.
  29. kiotome - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      kiotome (ki'ot-om) [Gr. *luv column + Tlnvtu- to cut]. A knife for amputating the uvula.
  30. koroscopy - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      koroscopy (fcor-oj'-fco-#«). See retinoscopy.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      koroscopy (ko-ros'ko-pe). See coroscopy.
  31. koussin - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      koussin (foxu'-itt). See under cusso.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      koussin (ku'sin). Syn.: cosein. An anthelmintic resin derived from kousso.
  32. kousso - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      kousso (jfcoos'-o). See 01550.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      kouss'o. Cusso.
    • Appleton's Medical Dictionary (1915)
      kousso (koo'so). Flowers of Hagenia abyssinica. Brayera k. Brayera k. is used as an anthelmintic. Fluidextract of k. is official [U. S. Ph., Br. Ph.].
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      kousso (koo'so). The flowers of Hagtfnia abyssin'ica, or Braye'ra anlhelmin'tica: anthelmintic and teniacide. Dose, in infusion, 2-4 dr. (8-16 c.c.); of fluidextract, 2-8 fl.dr. (8-32 ex.).
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      kouss'o. Cusso.
  33. kresol - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      kre'sol. Cresol.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      kresol (kres'ol). Same as cresol.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      kre'sol. Cresol.
  34. kristallin - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      kristallin. See crislaUin.
  35. kromskop - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1922)
      kromskop (krom'skop) [Gr. xpu/ia color + Owoh-ci* to view]. An apparatus used for the color photography of pathologic specimens.
  36. kynophobia - load - verify - check links - defined elsewhere
    • The Practitioner's Medical Dictionary (Gould, 1919)
      kynophobia (ki-no-fo'-be-ah). See cynophobia.
    • American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1919)
      kynopho'bia. Cynophobia.
    • A Practical Medical Dictionary (Stedman, 1922)
      kynopho'bia. Cynophobia.