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Definitions of LABORIOSUS
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Delivery is said to be laborious, Partus Iaboriosus, Mogostocia, (F.) Accouchement laborieux, when attended with more difficulty and suffering than usual. With some, laborious labour means one that requires the use of instruments. See Dystocia.
By Robley Dunglison
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Idiopathic Hypercatabolic Hypoproteinemias
- series of gastrointestinal disorders which share in common excessive loss protein, mainly albumin, across gut wall. occur stomach (Menetrier disease), as well the small bowel (intestinal lymphangiectases, assorted inflammatory states). They are also occasionally associated with congestive heart failure (again a bowel protein loss).