What is another word for Diseases?

Pronunciation: [dɪzˈiːzɪz] (IPA)

There are numerous synonyms available for the word "diseases" which are frequently used in medical fields. Some of the common synonyms of diseases include illness, ailment, disorder, malady, affliction, and sickness. The usage of these words depends on the specific type of disease or the affected body organ. For instance, "cancer" can be referred to as "malignancy", while "pneumonia" can be replaced with "lung infection". Similarly, "cold" can be used interchangeably with "influenza" or "flu". These synonyms help in precise medical diagnosis and treatment, and are regularly used in medical literature and discussions to convey a specific health condition.

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Usage examples for Diseases

They still trust to charms and incantations for the cure of Diseases, like the Lapps and other semi-barbarians, while their rude log-cabins are but one degree better than the habitations of these nomads.
"Due North or Glimpses of Scandinavia and Russia"
Maturin M. Ballou
They were supposed to ward off Diseases.
"Frying Pan Farm"
Elizabeth Brown Pryor
The danger of spreading contagious Diseases in such badly ventilated schools was shown.
"Dickens As an Educator"
James L. (James Laughlin) Hughes

Famous quotes with Diseases

  • In all Diseases strengthen the part of the Body afflicted.
    Nicholas Culpeper
  • Diseases are the tax on pleasures.
    John Ray
  • Organizations such as the American Heart Association have strongly urged that the consumption of milk and other dairy products be reduced by Americans of all ages-and for good reason. Diseases of the heart and major blood vessels will kill about one million Americans this year.
    Frank Oski
  • And hereby it comes to passe, that Intemperance, is naturally punished with Diseases; Rashness, with Mischance; Injustice; with Violence of Enemies; Pride, with Ruine; Cowardice, with Oppression; Negligent government of Princes, with Rebellion; and Rebellion with Slaughter.
    Thomas Hobbes
  • [Diseases] crucify the soul of man, attenuate our bodies, dry them, wither them, shrivel them up like old apples, make them so many anatomies.
    Robert Burton

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