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The term neruroma is built from which of the following combinations of word parts?
word root, combining vowel, and suffix
The term that means cancer in the early stage, before invading the surrounding tissue is
carcinoma in situ
Tumors of connective tissue usually develop rapidly and metastasize through the lymph channels. These tumors are called:
The presence of fibroid tumors is a common diagnosis in fertile women over 40 years of age. Becuase they are derived from the smooth muscle of the uterus, they are called
A disease or disorder orgininating in the body as opposed to a psychological construct would be referred to as
The oncology patient's pathology report stated that there is metastasis present, whcih would mean that
the cancer has spread literal beyond control
The physician wrote in his progress note that the patient is in remission, meaning
there is imporovement or absence of signs and symptoms of the disease
A medical term formed from the first letters of the words in a phrase, which can be spoken as a whole word and usually contains a vowel, such as laser, is
Terms built from the name of a person, often a physician or scientisit who was the first to identify a condition or technique, such as alzheimer disease is
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