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Medical Terminology Chapter 2-Medical Terms
Cancerous tumor of glandular tissue.
Tumor composed of glandular tissue (benign)
Tumor of green color (malignant, arising from myeloid tissue)
Tumor composed of epithelium (may be benign or malignant)
Tumor composed of fiber (fibrous tissue) (Benign)
Malignant tumor composed of fiber (fibrous tissue)
Tumor composed of smooth muscle (benign)
Malignant tumor of smooth muscle.
Tumor composed of fat (benign)
Malignant tumor of fat
Cancerous black tumor
Black tumor (primarily of the skin)
Tumor composed of muscle (benign)
New grown (of abnormal tissue or tumor)
Tumor composed of Nerve (benign)
Tumor composed of striated muscle (benign)
Malignant tumor of striated muscle
Tumor of connective tissue (such as bone or cartilage) (Highly Malignant)
Resembling a cell
The study of cells
Pertaining to the epithelium
Red (blood) cell
Increase in the number of red (blood) cells
Study of tissue
Cell with a nucleus
Substance with a nucleus
White (blood) cell
Increase in the number of white (blood) cells
Disease of the muscle
Resembling a nerve
Pertaining to the body
Originating in the body (organic as opposed to psychologic)
Disease of the body
Pertaining to a (body) system (or the body as a whole)
Pertaining to the internal organs
Pertaining to Cancer
Substance that causes cancer
Abnormal condition of blue (bluish discoloration of the skin caused by inadequate supply of oxygen in the blood)
State of complete knowledge (Identifying a disease)
Study of causes (of diseases)
Produced by a physician (The unexpected results from a treatment prescribed by a physician)
Study of medicine
Beyond control (spread of disease from one organ to another, as in the transfer of malignant tumors)
A physician who studies and treats tumors
Study of tumors (a branch of medicine concerned with the study of malignant tumors)
Pertaining to an organ
A physician who studies diseases (examines biopsies and performs autopsies to determine cause of disease or death)
Study of disease (a branch of medicine dealing with the study of the causes of disease and death)
State of before knowledge (prediction of the outcome of disease)
Pertaining to yellow color
Abnormal condition of yellow (discoloration)
Non malignant (cancerous), non-recurrent, favorable for recovery
Carcinoma in situ
Cancer in the early stage before invading surrounding tissue
Treatment of cancer with drugs
Enclosed in a capsule, as with benign tumors
Increase in the severity of a disease or its symptoms.
Pertaining to disease of unknown orgin
Response to injury or destruction of tissue characterized by redness, swelling heat, and pain.
Within a glass, observable within a test tube.
Within the living body
Tending to become progressively worse and to cause death, as in cancer.
Treatment of cancer with a radioactive substance, x-ray, or radiation (Also called radiation oncology and radiotherapy)
Improvement or absence of signs of disease