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Anatomy and physiology ch 1-5

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Brady
Slow
subcutaneouslayer of skin is composed of
Fat tissue
Angina is caused by
Reduced arterial bood to the myocardium
Nephr/o
Kidney
Ligaments attach to :
Bone to bone
What is the term used when a cell is ready to split into two
Telophase
Mitochondria of a cell is considered to be the
Power house of a cell
Black Pigment that gives the skin color is
Melanin
The foundation of a medical term is the:
Word root
Systemic refers to
Oxygenated blood tha loops through the entire body
The most abundant joints in the body are
Synovial
The Dorsal cavity houses the
Brain and spinal cord
the most abundant tissue in the body is
Connective
The thoracic porion of the vertebrae has how many bones
Twelve
Stenosis means
Narrowing
The study of tissues means
Histology
Coronal plane is also known as the
Frontal plane
A prefix that means around or about is
Peri
The growth plate of a long bone can be found
Distal epiphysis
Visual Examination of a joint
Arthroscopy
The opposite of Caudal is
Cephalic
Which quadrant of the abdominopelvic region contains the appendix
Right Lower Quadrant RLQ
Which layer of skin is insulation for heat and cold
Subcutaneous
Contraction of the heart is this type of pressure
Systolic
Thhe suffix gram means
Record
Iasis is a suffix that means
Abnormal condition
Inflammation of the bone and bone marrow
Osteomyelitis
A body that is lying down horizontally and facing downward is
Prone position
Which burn damages the epidermis causing redness and blisters
2nd degree burn
A vitamin D deficiency can cause
Rickets
Osteoblast refers to
Bone forming cells
Visceral muscle is considered to be what type of tissue
Smooth
the prefix A means
without
What is the reregion located in the upper middle abdomen near the stomach?
Epigastric
Vessels that take blood away from the heart towards the body are?
Arteries
Skeletal muscle tissue is?
Voluntary
Plasty refers to?
Surgical Repair
A fast heartbeat is called?
Tachycardia
Atherosclerosis is?
A build up fatty deposits on the inner walls of the arteries
Aden/o means?
Glands
Which type of cells make up the human body?
Eukaryotic
otomy means?
Cutting into
Which blood vessels provide blood to the myocardium?
Coronary arteries
Trans means?
Across
Surgical repair of the skin or skin grafting is?
Dermatoplasty
The Doralis Pedis is located?
On the foot
The suffix that means the process of visually examining is?
Scopy