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Ulcer - An open sore or lesion of the skin or mucous membrane accompanied by sloughing of inflamed dead skin.

Ulceration - Creation of an ulcer.

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Varicose veins - twisted, widened veins caused by swollen or enlarged blood vessels. The blood vessels enlarge due a weakening in the vein's wall or valves.

Vaginoplasty - vagina rejuvenation, is a procedure that can usually correct the problem of stretched vaginal muscles resulting from childbirth(s) and is a direct means of enhancing one's sexual life once again..

Vitiligo - A condition in which smooth white patches appear on the skin due to a loss of pigment producing cells.

Venous - Pertaining to the veins or blood passing through them.

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Wadding - Any large dressing made of cotton or a similar absorbent material that is used to stanch the flow of blood or dress a wound.

Winter itch - A condition in which the skin becomes irritated due to a loss of moisture. Winter itch is called so due to the fact that it is common in the winter season when the air is drier.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



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