Types of Diseases & Deficiencies – ppsc past papers

Dificiancy And Result.
1 Anaemia – Deficiency of haemoglobin in the blood

  1. Analgesic – Medicine which alleviates pain
  2. Arthralgia – Pain in a joint
  3. Cephalalgia – Headache
  4. Nephralgia – Pain in the kidney
  5. Neuralgia – Nerve pain
  6. Myalgia – Muscle pain
  7. Otalgia – Ear ache
  8. Gastralgia – Pain in the stomach
  9. Pyoderma – Skin infection with pus formation
  10. Leucoderma -Defective skin pigmentaion
  11. Hysterodynia – Pain in the uterus
  12. Hysterectomy – Excision of the uterus
  13. Nephrectomy – Excision of a kidney
  14. Adenectomy – Excision of a gland
  15. Cholecystectomy – Excision of gall bladder
  16. Thyroidectomy – Excision of thyroid gland
  17. Arthritis – Inflammation of a joint
  18. Bronchitis – Inflammation of the bronchi
  19. Carditis – Inflammation of the heart
  20. Cervicitis – Inflammation of the cervix
  21. Colitis – Inflammation of the colon
  22. Colpitis – Inflammation of the vagina
  23. Cystitis – Inflammation of the urinary bladder
  24. Enteritis – Inflammation of the intestines
  25. Gastritis – Inflammation of the stomach
  26. Glossitis – Inflammation of the tongue
  27. Hepatitis – Inflammation of the liver
  28. Laryngitis – Inflammation of the larynx
  29. Metritis – Inflammation of the uterus
  30. Myelitis – Inflammation of the spinal cord
  31. Nephritis – Inflammation of the kidney
  32. Pharyngitis – Inflammation of the pharynx
  33. Blepharitis -Inflammation of the eyelids
  34. Cholelithiasis – Stone in the gall bladder
  35. Nephrolithiasis – Stone in the kidney
  36. Osteomalacia – Softening of bones through deficiency of calcium or D vitamin
  37. Adenoma -Benign tumour of glandular tissue
  38. Myoma – Tumour of muscle
  39. Diplopia – Double vision
  40. Thrombosis – Formation of a blood clot
  41. Pyloromyotomy – Incision of pyloric sphincter muscle
  42. Hedrophobia – Fear of water(Rabies in humans)
  43. Neuroplasty- Surgical repair of nerves
  44. Pyloraplasty -Incision of plastic pylorus to widen passage
  45. Hemiplegia – Paralysis of one side of the body
  46. Nephroptosis – Downward displacement of the kidney
  47. Amenorrhoea – Absence of menstrual discharge
  48. Dysmenorrhoea – Painful menstruation
  49. Leucorrhoea – Whitish vaginal discharge
  50. Menorrhoea – Menstrual bleeding
  51. Haemorrhage- Escape of blood from a vessel
  52. Arrhythmia -Any deviation of normal rhythm of heart
  53. Cholestasis – Diminution in the flow of bile
  54. Haemostatis – Arrest of bleeding
  55. Neurasthenia – Nervous debility
  56. Cystostomy – Surgical opening made into the bladder
  57. Cystotomy – Incision into the urinary bladder
  58. Hypertrophy – Increase in the size of tissues
  59. Haematuria – Blood in the urine
  60. Glycosuria – Presence of sugar in the urine
  61. Albuminuria – Presence of albumin in the urine

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