a combing form is a _____ with a _____ attached.
root word / combining vowel
often a medical term is formed of _____ or more roots.
most medical terms have 3 basic parts: the _____, _____, and _____.
prefix / root / suffix
the root is the _____ of the term.
the _____ is the word ending.
when a medical term has more than one root, it is joined together by a _____ (usually an _____)
combining vowel / o
process of recording
the study of body structure
study of how the body functions
6 levels of organization
1. chemical 2. cell 3. tissue 4. organ 5. organ system
6. body as a whole
11 Body Systems "MC DELI RRUNS"
1. muscular 2. cardiovascular 3. digestive 4. endocrine
5. lymphatic 6. integumentary 7. reproductive 8. respiratory
9. urinary 10. nervous 11. skeletal
all physical and chemical processes in which an organism is maintained
the steady state within the organism
whats is the main method of maintaining homeostasis
promotes more of the same activity
actions are reversed
process of breaking down complex substances into simpler ones with release of energy
process of building up complex substances from simple materials