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Examination technique in which the examiner's hands are used to feel the texture, consistency, and location of certain body parts.
Appendix or Appendices
Hangs from the lower portion of the cecum/plays an important role in the Immune System
A combining form
A root word with a vowel at the end so that a suffix beginning with a consonant can be added. When combining form appears alone it is shown with a / between the word root & Combining vowel.....EX: gastr/o
Bluish color of the skin, nail beds, and/or lips due to an insufficient amount of oxygen in the blood
a common disorder in which blood pressure remains abnormally high (a reading of 140/90 mm Hg or greater)
an acute viral disease marked by inflammation of nerve cells of the brain stem and spinal cord--Gray Matter--
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