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1672
Vulcan nerve pinch
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A Vulcan technique that applies pressure to the base of the neck, immediately rendering the subject unconscious but ultimately unharmed. The technique seems to work on most humanoid species, however few...

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2153
Rigelian flamegems
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This trade item is scarce or high in value, ostensibly from the Rigel system and illegal in the region around Ceti Alpha. Yerdrin Koss says he jettisoned the cargo he was waiting to sell to a buyer when...

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2713
hypospray
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Common Starfleet medical implement used to deliver medication to a patient subcutaneously by using an extremely fine, high-pressure aerosuspension delivery system. Hypospray technology is more hygienic...

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Life Prolongation Project
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Failed experiment attempted by scientists on the so-called Miri's planet, originally designed to create an age-retarding virus for use in humans. Instead, the virus killed the entire adult population and...

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Medical Tricorder
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Older tricorder versions simply featured more specialized programming for medical users, but by the 2360s the tricorder sported a dedicated attachment to the standard tricorder which featured an extra...

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2715
Mind-Meld, Vulcan
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A touch technique that allows a Vulcan to merge his or her mind with the essence of another's mind purely by using specialized contact via fingertip-points -- on a humanoid, usually around the targeted...

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neural neutralizer
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Invented by Doctor Simon Van Gelder in 2266, the purpose of this device was to aid rehabilitation of criminals through the specific removal of thoughts related to their criminal acts.  The device was...

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3134
Cordrazine
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A potent stimulant, use in Starfleet medical practice since at least the 2260s. A treatment of 25cc is considered to be a deadly dosage and usually used only as a last resort in life-threatening situations.   Doctor...

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3141
decompression chamber
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A treatment chamber aboard Federation starships for patients in need of exposure to non-class-M type atmospheric pressures.

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3287
Denevan neural parasite
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Originating outside the Milky Way galaxy, these irregularly shaped gelatinous life-forms were structurally analogous to oversized brain cells, and were linked together to form a single collective intelligence. Initially,...

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K-3 indicator
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Medical means of measuring neural activity which corresponds to the level of pain as it is being experienced by a patient. Aboard Constitution-class starships, the biobed monitors included a K-3 indicator.

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3372
neural paralyzer
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A medication which simulates death in an individual. This drug causes a cessation of detectable heartbeat and respiration in a humanoid patient, creating the appearance of death. A close examination, however,...

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Pon Farr
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A Vulcan term for their mating cycle. Every seven years, the adult Vulcan undergoes an extreme and erratic physical and psychological imbalance, which can be fatal if the mating ritual is not carried...

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3497
magnesite-nitron tablet
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This small tablet, when crushed, provides emergency illumination and heat through a bright flame. Usually carried as part of an emergency medical field kit, the tablets could also be employed for ignition...

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3614
psychotricorder
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A Federation instrument used to scan and record past memories. In 2267, Captain Kirk ordered a 24-hour regressive memory test using a psychotricorder on Engineer Montgomery Scott after he was accused...

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3619
Cygnian Respiratory Diseases, A Survey of
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A medical library computer disk on board the starship U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701. Nurse Chapel showed young Ens. Garrovick this microtape disk and informed him that it contained orders from Dr. Leonard...

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3842
cardiostimulator
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Medical instrument which revives victims in cardiac arrest, available both as a hand-held unit and built into the cryo-surgivcal support frame. In 2267, McCoy used it on Ambassador Sarek aboard the U.S.S....

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T-negative
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A Vulcan blood type, considered rare, but possessed by Ambassador Sarek and his son, U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701 first officer Mr. Spock. In 2267, Ambassador Sarek fell critically ill while on board the...

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4978
love crystals
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Conman Harcourt Fenton Mudd's "love potion," which he sells for 300 credits, is contained in a small bluish crystal. The liquid contained therein is supposed to be rubbed on the skin; when the person wearing...

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5027
physiostimulator
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Federation medical instrument employed to elevate metabolic functions in an otherwise impaired individual.

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5143
orientine acid
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A caustic substance capable of burning through virtually anything, except for the special crystalline container used to store it. When a Vendorian shape-shifter tried to hide in Dr. McCoy's medical lab,...

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5275
Dramian Plague
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Of unknown origin, the plague on Dramia II in 2251 was characterized by pigmentation changes in the skin of its victims, followed by debilitation and death. The plague caused the Dramian skin to change...

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5329
retlaw plant
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An innocuous-looking plant native to the planet Phylos. Although this plant appears to be as harmless as a dandelion, it can bite, injecting its victim with a deadly toxic compound that even Starfleet...

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5431
sonic separator
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A non-Federation medical instrument employed by Doctor Leonard McCoy in 2268 on planet Sigma Draconis VI to restore first officer Spock's brain to his body.

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trilaser connector
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Medical instrument used in 2268 by Doctor Leonard McCoy while on planet Draconis VI in an effort to restore Spock's brain to his body.

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5483
cortropine
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A powerful stimulant that Dr. McCoy carried in his standard medikit on stardate 5483.7 (2269). Use of this drug helped to sustain the lives of McCoy and the other members of a landing party on the second...

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5499
surgo-op
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The medical mutation process by which air-breathers are changed into water-breathers is known as "surgo-op." It is practiced by the Aquans of the planet Argo. In 2269, Captain Kirk and Mr. Spock are mutated...

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5554
dylovene
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A pharmaceutical substance that Dr. Leonard H. McCoy administered to Lieutenant Hikaru Sulu after Sulu suffered the toxic bite of the retlaw plant on the planet Phylos on stardate 5554.4 (2269). Although...

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5591
Melanex
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A drug carried in McCoy's medical kit, Melanex causes brief unconsciousness and temporary skin discoloration. In 2269 (stardate 5591.2), 10 cc's of it is used on Spock, to fake an injury so that a rescue...

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5725
brain-circuitry pattern
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Medical diagnostic tool which creates an image capable of mapping the neural activity in the humanoid brain. A BCP can be used as a means of identification as each individual image is unique to that individual....

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hyperencephalogram
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Medical test involving an instrument capable of recording and measuring brain-wave activity in Humanoids.

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Steinman analysis
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Medical test noting individual-specific data such as voice analysis and particularly brain wave patterns. On stardate 5725, U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701 Lieutenant Mira Romaine was given a standard Steinman...

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6334
choriocytosis
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A disease that afflicts members of red (iron-based)-blooded species with transitory pneumonia-like symptoms, but which is invariably lethal to green (copper-based)-blooded beings, such as Vulcans. Choriocytosis...

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strobolin
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A naturally occurring drug that can be found only in a few planets in the galaxy, including the Beta Canopus system. Strobolin is the only known cure for choriocytosis, a disease that is lethal to Vulcans....

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6770
Capellan flower
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A beautiful orchidlike flower native to Capella IV, the life of the Capellan flower — from seedling to blossom to death — lasts only a few hours. Dr. Sarah April carried a Capellan flower with her during...

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white hole
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The antimatter universe's counterpart to the novae and supernovae of our positive-matter universe are known as "white holes." In contrast to novae, which are the explosions of dying stars in the positive-matter...

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42494
Aging Disease
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Afflictions encountered whose chief symptoms include the rapid aging of human tissue and body systems. One, discovered in 2267 at Gamma Hydra IV, was induced by radiation from a comet passing through the...

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