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enEnglish
male castration definition: surgical removal or artificial destruction of male gonads.
Neurofibromatosis 2 definition: An autosomal dominant disorder characterized by a high incidence of bilateral acoustic neuromas as well as schwannomas (NEURILEMMOMA) of other cranial and peripheral nerves, and other benign intracranial tumors including meningiomas, ependymomas, spinal neurofibromas, and gliomas. The disease has been linked to mutations of the NF2 gene (GENES, NEUROFIBROMATOSIS 2) on chromosome 22 (22q12) and usually presents clinically in the first or second decade of life.
neurofibromatosis type 2 definition: A genetic condition in which tumors form on the nerves of the inner ear and cause loss of hearing and balance. Tumors may also occur in the brain and on nerves in the skull and spinal cord, and may cause loss of speech, eye movement, and the ability to swallow.
Neurofibromatosis Type 2 definition: An autosomal dominant disorder caused by mutations in the NF2 tumor suppressor gene. It is characterized by the development of peripheral and central nervous system tumors including acoustic schwannomas, neurofibromas, gliomas, and meningiomas.
bilateral definition: Affecting both the right and left sides of the body.
Bilateral Oophorectomy definition: Surgery to remove both ovaries.
Castration, Female definition: Surgical removal of both ovaries.
Deafness definition: A general term for the complete loss of the ability to hear from both ears.
Bilateral Retinoblastoma definition: Retinoblastoma involving both eyes. This occurs in the majority of patients with the inherited variant. A minority of patient with bilateral retinoblastoma were found to have involvement of the pineal gland as well.
bilateral process definition: OBSOLETE (was not defined before being made obsolete). [GOC:ai]
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deGerman
bilateral definition: [1] zweiseitig [2] Politik: Adjektiv für Verhandlungen und Abkommen, die ausschließlich zwischen zwei verschiedenen Beteiligten stattfinden
 
itItalian
bilaterale definition: [1] bilateral, beidseitig
 
Publications
 

Bilateral Integrative Medicine, Obviously

Steven H. Stumpf et al.

Evidence-based Complementary and Alternative Medicine , 01 Jun 2006

Bilateral Pseudomonas aeruginosa endophthalmitis following bilateral simultaneous cataract surgery

Mohsen Bahmani Kashkouli et al.

Indian Journal of Ophthalmology , 2007

Cryoglobulinaemic neuropathy: a further cause of bilateral sciatic neuropathy

Desireé Pérez et al.

International Archives of Medicine , 04 Oct 2008

Bilateral inverse globe retraction (Duane′s) syndrome

Arif O Khan

Indian Journal of Ophthalmology , 2007

Bilateral symmetrical lymphangiomas of the gingiva: case report

Pouria Motahhary et al.

Diagnostic Pathology , 20 May 2006

Fractures of the bilateral distal radius and scaphoid: a case report

Korhan Ozkan et al.

Journal of Medical Case Reports , 29 Mar 2008

Bilateral spontaneous hemotympanum: Case report

Dimitrios G Balatsouras et al.

Head & Face Medicine , 04 Oct 2006

Bilateral Endoprosthetic Replacements of the Proximal Femur

Athanasios F. Foukas et al.

Sarcoma , 01 Mar 1998

The Management of Bilateral Ureteric Injury following Radical Hysterectomy

Matthew B. K. Shaw et al.

Advances in Urology , 2008

Bilateral choroidal metastasis from carcinoma of the submandibular gland

Sheeja S John et al.

Indian Journal of Ophthalmology , 2008

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