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Midterm Study guide 1
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The formal practice of medicine began with the
Greeks and Romans
The combining form ____________ refers to blood.
Medical terms are composed of
combining forms, prefixes, suffixes
What is a suffix?
an ending that modifies and gives specific meaning to the root word
__________ is an example of a combining form.
What is the meaning of the suffix -trophy?
What is the meaning of the prefix ecto- ?
What is the meaning of the prefix trans- ?
across or through
The prefix _______________ means slow.
When deciphering new medical terms, you should look at the contextual clues.
The prefix ____________ means backward or behind.
Which of the following means small?
The prefix ____________ means bad.
The combining form _______________ means bone.
An endocrinologist is
a specialist in the treatment or study of hormonal problems.
What is a macrocyte?
a very large cell
An osteoma is a type of
The combining form __________ refers to the kidneys.
What is an electrocardiogram?
a record of electrical activity of the heart
What is a tracheotomy?
incision into the trachea
Which of the following suffixes means formation?
Which prefix means without?
Which suffix means pain?
The suffix ____________ means fear of.
Who wrote the first code of ethics for physicians?
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