CMA / RMA National Board Exam
The distal portion of the small intestine is called the ileum?
The medical term for German Measles is rubella?
Bacilli are rod shaped bacteria?
A patient with a rapid pulse has Bradycardia?
hypertension is also referred to as high blood pressure?
OU refers to the right eye?
False - OU refers to BOTH eyes
Another name for a heart attack is myocardial infarction?
An erythrocyte is an example of poikilocytosis?
False - Sickle cell is poikilocytosis
An example of anisocytosis is a microcyte?
Gestation is another term for dysmenorrheal?
The beginning of a word is known as the prefix?
A suffix is the ending of a word?
The combining form is the root of the word?
The most common combining vowel is "o" ?
If two combining forms are present the least important comes first?
Aden is a headache?
False - the root of gland is aden, adeno
Carcin is the root of cancer?
Encephal means neck ?
Cyst means bladder?
Hepat stands for root of kidney?
Osteo means bone?
The body is divided into front and back by which of the following planes?
The opposite of ventral is :
Enlargement of the heart is :
The part of the small intestine that connects with the stomach is the :
duodenum, first or proximal portion
The medical term for headache is:
Excessive vomiting is:
An incision into the gallbladder is a:
Enlargement of the kidney is :
Destruction or breakdown of fat is called:
generating heat thru tissues
Tachy is a prefix meaning?
fast or rapid
A combining form that means pus is :
A prefix meaning toward ?
Painful menstral flow is ?
A word meaning fever is ?
Low blood sugar is?
The prefix epi means ?
on or upon
Surgical puncturing of the pleura is ?
A common word for sternum is ?
A fungal infection of the toenail is called ?
Variola is ?
A bruise is a/an ?
The combining form cyano means ?
The word part peri means ?
The word part dys means ?
The word part itis means ?
The word part which means joint ?
Occult means ?
The word part which means neck is ?
The suffix centesis refers to :
The word part that means excision is :
Cardiorrhaphy refers to :
suturing of the heart
Excessive tissue formation is referred to as ?
The word part meaning white is ?
Erythema refers to ?
The word part phago means ?
Laparotomy is ?
incision into the abdomen
The abbreviation for urine is ?
The opposite of superficial is ?
Gastroscopy is ?
the "process" of viewing the stomach.
The word part nephro means ?
Pyelolithotomy refers to ?
an incision into the renal pelvis for removal of calculi
One who studies cells is referred to as a/an ?
An electrocardiograph is ?
a device to monitor electrical heart activity
The word part that means hard is ?
A histologist is ?
one who studies microscopic tissue
Incision into the chest wall is referred to as ?