an illness that affects a person, animal, or plant : a condition that prevents the body or mind from working normally. : a problem that a person, group, organization ...
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a definite pathological process having a characteristic set of signs and symptoms. It may affect the whole body or any of its parts, and its etiology, pathology, and ...
An abnormal condition of a part, organ, or system of an organism resulting from various causes, such as infection, inflammation, environmental factors, or genetic ...
a disorder of structure or function in a human, animal, o...