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an infection of the vagina usually caused by fungus. A woman with this condition may have itching or burning and may notice a discharge. Women who have diabetes may develop a vaginitis more often than women who do not have diabetes.
relating to the body's blood vessels.
a blood vessel that carries blood to the heart.
very-low-density lipoprotein cholesterol
surgery to restore sight in which the surgeon removes the cloudy vitreous humor in the eye and replaces it with a salt solution.
the clear gel that lies behind the eye's lens and in front of the retina.
to urinate; to empty the bladder.