HESI Vocab - R,S

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Rationale

an explanation regarding the principles, opinions, beliefs, or practices held by a specific party

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Recur

something that is revisited for consideration; a thought or idea that enters one's mind for a second time

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Restrict

to confine something or someone within specific limitations or boundaries

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Retain

to keep in one's possesion; to maintain an item or person in security

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Rhabdomysarcoma

tumor made of striated muscle cells

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Rhinitis

inflammation of the nose

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Rhinorragia

bleeding from the nose

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rhinorrhea

nose discharge

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Rhytidectomy

removal of wrinkles of the skin

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Rhytidoplasty

repair of wrinkles of the skin

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Salpingocele

fallopian tube hernia

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Sarcoma

tumor made up of connective tissue

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Scleroderma

hardening of connective tissue, related to disease of various organs

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Seborrhea

elevated production of sebum

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Site

the physical location of a structure; the physical space reserved for a building; the place or scene of an occurrence

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Somatic

related to the body

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Somatopathy

disease related to the body

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Somatoplasm

element of the body

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Spirometer

device used to measure breathing capacity

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Spirometry

taking a measurement of breathing capacity

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Status

the position or rank held in relation to others; a person or object's condition with respect to circumstances

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Strict

inflexible; maintained in such a manor that cannot be changed or altered

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Subcutaneous

underneath the skin

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Superior

elevated above a point of origin

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Supplement

an item that completes something else

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Suppress

to restrain by authority or force; to omit something from memory; to keep from public knowledge

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Symmetric

exhibiting symmetry; capable of being divided by a longitudinal plane into equal sections

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Symptom

the evidence of a disease or illness; the presence of a _____ is indicative of something else

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Syphilis

type of sexually transmitted disease

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Systemic

throughout