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I will post new, exciting words everyday. Also I will be posting my interesting findings on my journey though the imperfect science which is medicine. Including ethics issues and some politics.
February 21, 2008
Cachectic: Having cachexia, physical wasting with loss of weight and muscle mass due to disease. Patients with advanced cancer, AIDS, and some other major chronic progressive diseases may appear cachectic.