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89 terms
Medical Terminology Systems: A Body Systems Approach
pre-
peri-
post-
prefixes denote :
before
around
after
position, number and measurement, and direction
pre-
before
peri-
around
57 terms
Suffixes: Medical Terminology Systems: A Body Systems Approach 7th Edition
-emesis
-iasis
-megaly
-orexia
Vomit
Abnormal condition produced by something specific
Enlargement
Appetite
-emesis
Vomit
-iasis
Abnormal condition produced by something specific
41 terms
Prefixes: Medical Terminology Systems: A Body Systems Approach 7th Edition
post-
supra-
ultra-
Peri-
After/behind
Above/excess/superior
Excess/beyond
Around
post-
After/behind
supra-
Above/excess/superior
45 terms
A body systems approach; ch4
Abduction
Adduction
Medial
Lateral
Movement away from midsagittal plane of body
Movement towards midsagittal plane of body
Pertaining to the midline of the body or structure
Pertaining to a side
Abduction
Movement away from midsagittal plane of body
Adduction
Movement towards midsagittal plane of body
37 terms
Medical Terminology Systems: A Body System Approach CH1
word root
Greek word root
Latin word root
combining form
foundation of a medical term and contains its primary meaning
used to build words that describe a disease, conditon, treatm…
used to build words that describe anatomical structures
created when a word root is combined with a vowel... Ex: the com…
word root
foundation of a medical term and contains its primary meaning
Greek word root
used to build words that describe a disease, conditon, treatm…
136 terms
Medical Terminology "A Body Systems Approach" - Chapter 16 ~ Special Systems
Oligospermia
cerebellum functions are all concerned…
CF scot/o
drug class mydriatics constrict pupil…
deficiency in spermatozoa in semen
movement
darkness
true
Oligospermia
deficiency in spermatozoa in semen
cerebellum functions are all concerned…
movement
58 terms
Medical Terminology Systems: A Body System Approach CH3
Prefixes of Postition
epi-
hypo-
infra-
...
above, upon
under, below, deficient
under, below
Prefixes of Postition
...
epi-
above, upon
79 terms
Medical Terminology Systems: A Body System Approach CH2
compound word
hemat
-emesis
-dynia
words that contain more than one word root
blood
vomiting
pain
compound word
words that contain more than one word root
hemat
blood
12 terms
A & P Body Systems
Integumentary System
Skeletal System
Muscular System
Nervous System
-protect and regulates body temp.... -Site of cutaneous (skin) r…
-supports and protection ... -site of hemopoiesis ... -stores calci…
-produces body movement ... -generates body heat when muscle con…
-controls muscles & some glands ... -resounds to sensory sitmuli…
Integumentary System
-protect and regulates body temp.... -Site of cutaneous (skin) r…
Skeletal System
-supports and protection ... -site of hemopoiesis ... -stores calci…
27 terms
Medical Terminology Systems: A Body System Approach CH1
dermat/cutane
nephr/ren
stomat/or
erythr/
skin
kidney
mouth
red
dermat/cutane
skin
nephr/ren
kidney
40 terms
Medical Terminology Systems: A Body System Approach CH3
epi-
hypo-
infra, sub
inter-
above, upon
under, below, deficient
under, below
between
epi-
above, upon
hypo-
under, below, deficient
127 terms
Medical Terminology systems: A Body Systems Approach Ch 7
nas/o
rhin/o
sept/o
sinus/o
nose
nose
septum
sinus, cavity
nas/o
nose
rhin/o
nose
128 terms
Chapter 6 Medical terminology systems: A body systems approach
Gastrointestinal system
Bilirubin
bolus
exocrine
system containing the GI tract and accessory organs whose pri…
Orange-yellow pigment formed during destruction of erythrocyt…
mass of masticated food ready to be swallowed
gland that secretes its products through excretory ducts to t…
Gastrointestinal system
system containing the GI tract and accessory organs whose pri…
Bilirubin
Orange-yellow pigment formed during destruction of erythrocyt…
100 terms
Medical Terminology "A Body Systems Approach" - Chapter 14 ~ Endocrine System
The primary source of energy for livin…
The combining form (CF) adren/o means:…
What classification of drugs increases…
Which term means enlargement of the th…
c. glucose.
b. adrenal glands.
c. Growth hormone replacements
b. Thyromegaly
The primary source of energy for livin…
c. glucose.
The combining form (CF) adren/o means:…
b. adrenal glands.
37 terms
Medical Terminology Systems: A Body System Approach CH1
word root
Greek word root
Latin word root
combining form
foundation of a medical term and contains its primary meaning
used to build words that describe a disease, conditon, treatm…
used to build words that describe anatomical structures
created when a word root is combined with a vowel... Ex: the com…
word root
foundation of a medical term and contains its primary meaning
Greek word root
used to build words that describe a disease, conditon, treatm…
37 terms
Medical Terminology Systems: A Body System Approach CH1
word root
Greek word root
Latin word root
combining form
foundation of a medical term and contains its primary meaning
used to build words that describe a disease, conditon, treatm…
used to build words that describe anatomical structures
created when a word root is combined with a vowel... Ex: the com…
word root
foundation of a medical term and contains its primary meaning
Greek word root
used to build words that describe a disease, conditon, treatm…
92 terms
Medical Terminology "A Body Systems Approach" - Chapter 6 ~ Digestive System
A large-bore needle may be used to rem…
Instrument used for gastroscopy:... a. es…
endoscopic procedure used to determine…
structure that lies beneath the hard e…
true
d. flexible, fiberoptic scope
b. lower GI
a. dentin
A large-bore needle may be used to rem…
true
Instrument used for gastroscopy:... a. es…
d. flexible, fiberoptic scope
40 terms
Medical Terminology Systems: A Body System Approach CH3
epi-
hypo-
infra, sub
inter-
above, upon
under, below, deficient
under, below
between
epi-
above, upon
hypo-
under, below, deficient
41 terms
Medical Terminology Systems: A Body System Approach CH3
epi-
hypo-
infra, sub
inter-
above, upon
under, below, deficient
under, below
between
epi-
above, upon
hypo-
under, below, deficient
37 terms
Medical Terminology Systems: A Body System Approach CH1
word root
Greek word root
Latin word root
combining form
foundation of a medical term and contains its primary meaning
used to build words that describe a disease, conditon, treatm…
used to build words that describe anatomical structures
created when a word root is combined with a vowel... Ex: the com…
word root
foundation of a medical term and contains its primary meaning
Greek word root
used to build words that describe a disease, conditon, treatm…
116 terms
Medical Terminology Systems: A Body System - Approach Chapter 4
cyt/o
cytologist
hist/o
histology
cell
Specialist in study of cells.
tissue
Study of tissues.
cyt/o
cell
cytologist
Specialist in study of cells.
127 terms
Medical Terminology systems: A Body Systems Approach Ch 7
nas/o
rhin/o
sept/o
sinus/o
nose
nose
septum
sinus, cavity
nas/o
nose
rhin/o
nose
chapter 3 Medical terminology systems a body systems approach
pre-
peri-
post-
epi-
before, in front of
around
after, behind
above
pre-
before, in front of
peri-
around
116 terms
Chapter 2 Medical Terminology Systems: A Body Systems Approach
-itis
-emesis
-dynia
-logy
inflammation of
vomiting
pain
study of
-itis
inflammation of
-emesis
vomiting
152 terms
Chapter 4 Medical Terminology Systems: A body systems approach
Chromatin
Chromosome
DNA (Deoxyribonucleic acid)
Diaphragm
Structural component of the nucleus, composed of nucleic acid…
threadlike structure within the nucleus composed of DNA that…
Molecule that holds genetic information capable of replicatin…
Muscular wall the divides the thoracic cavity from the abdomi…
Chromatin
Structural component of the nucleus, composed of nucleic acid…
Chromosome
threadlike structure within the nucleus composed of DNA that…
40 terms
Chapter One Medical Terminology Systems: A Body Systems Approach
Word Root
Dermat
Nephr
Stomat
Foundation of medical term. Usually in Greek or Latin
Skin
Kidney
Mouth
Word Root
Foundation of medical term. Usually in Greek or Latin
Dermat
Skin
85 terms
Medical Terminology Systems: A Body System Approach Ch. 13
gamete
libido
semen
sphincter
Reproductive cell (ovum or sperm) that contains one-half of t…
Psychological and physical drive for sexual activity
Fluid containing sperm and secretions from the prostate and o…
Ringlike muscle that opens and closes a body opening to allow…
gamete
Reproductive cell (ovum or sperm) that contains one-half of t…
libido
Psychological and physical drive for sexual activity
115 terms
Medical Terminology Systems: A Body System Approach Ch. 16
accommodation
acuity
adnexa
humor
Adjustment of the eye for various distances so that images fa…
Clearness or sharpness of a sensory function
Tissues or structures in the body adjacent to or near a relat…
Any fluid or semifluid of the body
accommodation
Adjustment of the eye for various distances so that images fa…
acuity
Clearness or sharpness of a sensory function
100 terms
Medical Terminology "A Body Systems Approach" - Chapter 14 ~ Endocrine System
The primary source of energy for livin…
The combining form (CF) adren/o means:…
What classification of drugs increases…
Which term means enlargement of the th…
c. glucose.
b. adrenal glands.
c. Growth hormone replacements
b. Thyromegaly
The primary source of energy for livin…
c. glucose.
The combining form (CF) adren/o means:…
b. adrenal glands.
176 terms
Medical Terminology Systems: A Body System Approach Ch. 15
afferent
blood-brain barrier
efferent
limbic system
Carry or move inward or toward a central structure
Protective mechanism that blocks specific substances found in…
Carry or move away from a central structure
Complex neural system located beneath the cerebrum that contr…
afferent
Carry or move inward or toward a central structure
blood-brain barrier
Protective mechanism that blocks specific substances found in…
30 terms
Medical Terminology Systems: A Body System Approach Ch. 12
external genitalia
gestation
lactation
orifice
Sex, or reproductive, organs visible on the outside of the bo…
Length of time from conception to birth
Production and release of milk by mammary glands
Mouth; entrance, or outlet of any anatomical structure
external genitalia
Sex, or reproductive, organs visible on the outside of the bo…
gestation
Length of time from conception to birth
27 terms
Medical Terminology Systems: A Body System Approach Ch. 14
adren/o, adrenal/o
calc/o
crin/o
gluc/o, glyc/o, glycos/o
adrenal glands (2)
calcium
secrete
sugar, sweetness (3)
adren/o, adrenal/o
adrenal glands (2)
calc/o
calcium
45 terms
Medical Terminology Systems: A Body System Approach Ch. 16
accommodation
acuity
adnexa
humor
Adjustment of the eye for various distances so that images fa…
Clearness or sharpness of a sensory function
Tissues or structures in the body adjacent to or near a relat…
Any fluid or semifluid of the body
accommodation
Adjustment of the eye for various distances so that images fa…
acuity
Clearness or sharpness of a sensory function
118 terms
Body Structure: Medical Terminology Systems - A Body Systems Approach 7th Edition
Chromatin
Diaphragm
Metabolism
Epithelial tissue
Structural component of the nucleus composed of nucleic acids…
Muscular wall that divides thoracic cavity and the abdominope…
sum of all physical and chemical changes that take place in a…
Covers services of organs lines cavities and canals, epidermi…
Chromatin
Structural component of the nucleus composed of nucleic acids…
Diaphragm
Muscular wall that divides thoracic cavity and the abdominope…
37 terms
Medical Terminology Systems: A Body System Approach Ch. 15
afferent
blood-brain barrier
efferent
limbic system
Carry or move inward or toward a central structure
Protective mechanism that blocks specific substances found in…
Carry or move away from a central structure
Complex neural system located beneath the cerebrum that contr…
afferent
Carry or move inward or toward a central structure
blood-brain barrier
Protective mechanism that blocks specific substances found in…
83 terms
Medical Terminology "A Body Systems Approach" - Chapter 15 ~ Nervous System
Destruction of a blood clot is called:…
Which abbreviation refers to a state o…
most severe form of spina bifida, in w…
A sudden and violent contraction of on…
a. thrombolysis.
e. LOC
e. myelomeningocele.
d. convulsion.
Destruction of a blood clot is called:…
a. thrombolysis.
Which abbreviation refers to a state o…
e. LOC
58 terms
Medical Terminology Systems: A Body System Approach CH3
Prefixes of Postition
epi-
hypo-
infra-
...
above, upon
under, below, deficient
under, below
Prefixes of Postition
...
epi-
above, upon
128 terms
Chapter 5 Medical terminology systems a body system approach
integument
androgen
ductule
homeostasis
the skin (the largest organ in the body)
generic term for an agent that stimulates development of male…
very small duct
state in which the regulatory mechanisms of the body maintain…
integument
the skin (the largest organ in the body)
androgen
generic term for an agent that stimulates development of male…
132 terms
Chapter 8 Medical terminology systems a body system approach
Artery
Capillary
Vein
Veinules
carry oxygenated blood away from the heart and to the body
microscopic vessels that join the arterial system and the ven…
carry deoxygenated blood to the heart to be reoxygenized and…
smaller branches of viens
Artery
carry oxygenated blood away from the heart and to the body
Capillary
microscopic vessels that join the arterial system and the ven…
57 terms
Suffixes: Medical Terminology Systems: A Body Systems Approach 7th Edition
-emesis
-iasis
-megaly
-orexia
Vomit
Abnormal condition produced by something specific
Enlargement
Appetite
-emesis
Vomit
-iasis
Abnormal condition produced by something specific
123 terms
Chapter 7 Medical terminology systems a body system approach
Respiratory System
Cartilage
Cilia
mucous membrane
responsible for the exchange of oxygen and carbondioxide
Tough elestic connective tissue that is more rigid than ligam…
Hairlike structure, in the trachea they move particles upward…
moist tissue layer lining hollow organs and cavities of the b…
Respiratory System
responsible for the exchange of oxygen and carbondioxide
Cartilage
Tough elestic connective tissue that is more rigid than ligam…
238 terms
Medical Terminology Systems: A Body System - Approach Chapter 4
chromatin
chromosome
cytoplasm
deoxribonucleic acid (DNA)
Structural component of the nucleus, composed of nucleic acid…
Threadlike structures within the nucleus compsed of a deoxyri…
Jellylike substance found within the cell membrane composed o…
Molecule that holds genetic information capable of replicatin…
chromatin
Structural component of the nucleus, composed of nucleic acid…
chromosome
Threadlike structures within the nucleus compsed of a deoxyri…
40 terms
Medical Terminology Systems: A Body System Approach CH3
epi-
hypo-
infra, sub
inter-
above, upon
under, below, deficient
under, below
between
epi-
above, upon
hypo-
under, below, deficient
61 terms
Medical Terminology Systems: A Body System Approach CH10
ankyl/o
arthr/o
kyph/o
lamin/o
stiffness, bent, crooked
joint
humpback
lamina (part of vertebral arch)
ankyl/o
stiffness, bent, crooked
arthr/o
joint
116 terms
Medical Terminology Systems: A Body System - Approach Chapter 4
cyt/o
cytologist
hist/o
histology
cell
Specialist in study of cells.
tissue
Study of tissues.
cyt/o
cell
cytologist
Specialist in study of cells.
61 terms
Medical Terminology Systems: A Body System Approach CH10
ankyl/o
arthr/o
kyph/o
lamin/o
stiffness, bent, crooked
joint
humpback
lamina (part of vertebral arch)
ankyl/o
stiffness, bent, crooked
arthr/o
joint
256 terms
Medical Terminology Systems: A Body System Approach CH4
chromatin
chromosome
cytoplasm
deoxribonucleic acid (DNA)
structural component of the nucleus, compsed of nucleic acids…
Threadlike structures within the nucleus compsed of a deoxyri…
Jellylike substance found within the cell membrane composed o…
Molecule that holds genetic information capable of replicatin…
chromatin
structural component of the nucleus, compsed of nucleic acids…
chromosome
Threadlike structures within the nucleus compsed of a deoxyri…
123 terms
Chapter 7 Medical terminology systems a body system approach
Respiratory System
Cartilage
Cilia
mucous membrane
responsible for the exchange of oxygen and carbondioxide
Tough elestic connective tissue that is more rigid than ligam…
Hairlike structure, in the trachea they move particles upward…
moist tissue layer lining hollow organs and cavities of the b…
Respiratory System
responsible for the exchange of oxygen and carbondioxide
Cartilage
Tough elestic connective tissue that is more rigid than ligam…
57 terms
Suffixes: Medical Terminology Systems: A Body Systems Approach 7th Edition
-emesis
-iasis
-megaly
-orexia
Vomit
Abnormal condition produced by something specific
Enlargement
Appetite
-emesis
Vomit
-iasis
Abnormal condition produced by something specific
27 terms
Medical Terminology Systems: A Body System Approach CH1
dermat/cutane
nephr/ren
stomat/or
erythr/
skin
kidney
mouth
red
dermat/cutane
skin
nephr/ren
kidney
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