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neuralgia

Which of the following words means pain in a nerve?

True

Radii is a plural form.

noun

The word leukemia is a/an:

nuclei

The plural form of nucleus is:

neur/oma

Which of the following words means tumor composed of nerve cells?

hepat/o/megaly

Which of the following words means enlargement of the liver?

-tripsy

Which of the following suffixes means crushing?

True

Gastr/o/rrhexis is a rupture of the stomach.

narrowing or stricture of an artery

What does the term arteri/o/stenosis mean?

endoscope

An instrument used to examine a body cavity:

arthroscopy

Which of the following words means visual examination of a joint?

sigmoidoscopy

Which of the following procedures means visual examination of the sigmoid colon?

-algia

The suffix -dynia means pain. Which of the following is another suffix for pain?

fornices

Which of the following words is the plural form of fornix?

-lysis

Which of the following suffixes means separation, destruction, loosening?

hernia, swelling

The suffix -cele means:

bursae

The plural form of bursa is:

True

When defining the term gastr/algia, define the suffix first.

True

The suffix -ptosis means prolapse or downward displacement.

mastopexy

Which of the following words means fixation of a breast?

true

The suffix -plegia means paralysis.

bronchi/ectasis

Which of the following words means dilation or expansion of the bronchus?

hyperemesis

Which of the following words means excessive vomiting?

cardi/o/graph

Which of the following words means instrument for recording activity of the heart?

development, nourishment

In the word dystrophy, the suffix -trophy means:

True

The suffix -stomy indicates a surgical procedure.

decrease, deficiency

The suffix -penia means:

-rrhaphy

Which of the following suffixes means suture?

False

The suffix -lysis means puncture.

aphasia

Which of the following words means inability to speak?

medicine, treatment

The suffix -iatry means:

-centesis

Which of the following suffixes means surgical puncture?

False

The suffix for incision is -ectomy.

drop is and add es

To build the plural form of words ending in is:

False

Atrium is an adjective form.

softening

The suffix -malacia means:

True

Radial is an adjective form.

adjective

The word mucous is a/an:

condition

The suffix -ism means:

False

The suffix -philia means fear.

calcanea

The plural form of calcaneum is:

lumina

The plural form of lumen is:

True

Emboli is a plural form.

False

Spinal is a noun form.

phlebostenosis

Which of the following words means narrowing of a vein?

lith/o/tomy

Which of the following words means incision to remove a stone?

pelvimeter

Which of the following words means instrument for measuring the pelvis?

axillary

The adjective form of axilla is:

oste/o/genesis

Oste/o means bone. Which of the following is the term for forming, producing, or origin of bone?

True

Muscular is an adjective form.

radii

The plural form of radius is:

cardium

Which of the following terms is a noun form for heart?

bronchus—bronchial

Which of the following is not a singular—plural pairing?

bacteria

The plural form of bacterium is:

gastritis

Which of the following words means inflammation of the stomach?

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