medical term, 2/15/2013

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mid term

combining form

the root plus combining vowel

itis

inflammation

hypo

under, deficient or less than normal

logy

study of

adenoma

tumor of gland

cystoscopy

visual examination of the urinary bladder

prognosis

predication about the outcome of treatment

neuralgia

nerve pain

kidney

ren/o and nephr/o

respiratory system

system that controls breathing

cell

individual unit that each par of the body is composed of

musculoskeletal system

supports the body and allows it to move

larynx

the voice box

urethra

tube leading from the bladder to the outside of the body

pituitatary gland

endocrine gland located at the base of the brain

spinal cord

nervous tissue that is surrounded by backbone

thoracic cavity

chest cavity

peritoneum

membrane surrounding the organs in the abdomen

pelvis

bones in the region of the hip

antibody

protein made by white blood cells and capable of destroying bacateria and viruses

congenital anomaly

irregularity that occurs at birth

bradycardia

slow heartbeat

cerebral

relates to the brain

carcinoma

cancerous tumor

erythrocyte

red blood cell

thrombosis

cerebrovascular accident (CVA) can be caused by:

gastric resection

gastrectomy

pathologist

doctor who perform autopsoes and examines biopsy samples

enteritis

inflammation of the small intestine

cell

cyt/o

blood

hamat/o

abdomen

lapar/o

head

cephal/o

mediastinum

space in the chest that contains the heart and other organs is the:

cartilage

flexible connective tissue found between bones at joints is:

throat

pharyng/o

abnormal condition

osis

septicemia

blood infection

ischemia

condition in which white blood is held back from an organ

sclerosis

condition of hardening

hematuria

condition of blood in the urine

chronic

condition that lasts for a long time

mammoplasty

surgical repair of breast tissue

hardening

sclerosis

pertaining to patient care

clinical

enter/o

small intestines

re-retro

beyond

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