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84 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1-Basic Word Structure
Tachycardia
tomy
graphy
osis
Fast heart.
Process of cutting/incision (Suffix)
Process of recording (Suffix)
Abnormal condition or process (Suffix)
Tachycardia
Fast heart.
tomy
Process of cutting/incision (Suffix)
123 terms
Structure of Medical Language Chapter 1
When a Latin singular noun ends in -a,…
When a Latin singular noun ends in -us…
When a Latin singular noun ends in -um…
When a Latin singular noun ends in -is…
-ae
-i
-a
-es
When a Latin singular noun ends in -a,…
-ae
When a Latin singular noun ends in -us…
-i
78 terms
Medical Terminology: Chapter 1 Basic Word Structure
aden/o
arthr/o
bi/o
carcin/o
gland
joint
life
cancerous,cancer
aden/o
gland
arthr/o
joint
76 terms
Medical Terminology | Basic Word Structure Chapter 1
trans-
sub-
retro-
re-
across, through
below, under
behind
back, backward
trans-
across, through
sub-
below, under
107 terms
Chapter 1 - The Structure of Medical Language
abdomin/o
append/0
arteri/o
arthr/o
abdomen
appendix
artery
joint
abdomin/o
abdomen
append/0
appendix
90 terms
Chapter 1: structure of medical lang.
bladder
heart
drug
nas/0-
language of origin: blaedre
language of origin: heorte
dutch droog
medical meaning: nose ... related word: nasal
bladder
language of origin: blaedre
heart
language of origin: heorte
62 terms
Chapter 1: Structure of Medical Language
abdomin/o
append/o
arteri/o
arthr/o
abdomen
appendix
artery
joint
abdomin/o
abdomen
append/o
appendix
276 terms
Chapter 1: Structure of Medical Language
a-
abdomin/o-
abdominal
-ac
Away from; without
Abdomen
Pertaining to the abdomen.
Pertaining to
a-
Away from; without
abdomin/o-
Abdomen
107 terms
Chapter 1: Structure of Medical Language
-ac
-al
-ar
-ary
pertaining to
pertaining to
pertaining to
pertaining to
-ac
pertaining to
-al
pertaining to
128 terms
Chapter 1- Structure of Medical Language
Appendico-
Cardio
Cutaneo- ; Dermo-
Gastro-
Appendix
Heart
Skin
Stomach
Appendico-
Appendix
Cardio
Heart
164 terms
Chapter 1: The Structure of Medical Language
abdomen/o-
append/o-
arteri/o-
arthr/o-
abdomen
appendix; small structure hanging from a larger structure
artery
joint
abdomen/o-
abdomen
append/o-
appendix; small structure hanging from a larger structure
124 terms
Chapter 1: The Structure of Medical Language
abdomin/o-
append/o-
arteri/o-
arthr/o-
abdomen
appendix
artery
joint
abdomin/o-
abdomen
append/o-
appendix
90 terms
Chapter 1 - The Structure of Medical Language
a-
-ac
-al
an-
away from
pertaining to
pertaining to
without
a-
away from
-ac
pertaining to
122 terms
Chapter 1: The Structure of Medical Language
5 Language Skills
Etymology
abdomen/0-
append/o-
1. Reading... 2. Listening... 3. Thinking, analyzing, and understan…
The study of word origin.
abdomen
appendix
5 Language Skills
1. Reading... 2. Listening... 3. Thinking, analyzing, and understan…
Etymology
The study of word origin.
128 terms
Medical Term. Chapter 1 - Basic Word Structure
aden/o
arthr/o
bi/0
carcin/0
gland
joint
life
cancerous, cancer
aden/o
gland
arthr/o
joint
129 terms
Medical Term. Chapter 1 - Basic Word Structure
aden/o
arthr/o
bi/0
carcin/0
gland
joint
life
cancerous, cancer
aden/o
gland
arthr/o
joint
122 terms
Chapter 1: The Structure of Medical Language
areola (Latin singular)
conjunctiva (Latin singular)
patella (Latin singular)
scapula (Latin singular)
Areolae (Latin plural)
conjunctivae (Latin plural)
patellae (Latin plural)
scapulae (Latin plural)
areola (Latin singular)
Areolae (Latin plural)
conjunctiva (Latin singular)
conjunctivae (Latin plural)
122 terms
Chapter 1- The Structure of Medical Language
a-
an-
anti-
bi-
away from/without
without/not
against
two
a-
away from/without
an-
without/not
112 terms
Chapter 1 - The Structure of Medical Language
5 Language Skills
Etymology
-a, singular
-us, singular
Reading, listening, thinking/analyzing/understanding, writing…
the study of word origins and derivations
Change -a to -ae... Example - vertebra → vertebrae
Change -us to -i... Example - bronchus → bronchi
5 Language Skills
Reading, listening, thinking/analyzing/understanding, writing…
Etymology
the study of word origins and derivations
34 terms
Chapter 1 :: The Structure of Medical Language
-ac
-al
-ar
-ary
pertaining to
pertaining to
pertaining to
pertaining to
-ac
pertaining to
-al
pertaining to
122 terms
Medical Language: Chapter 1- Structure of Medical Language
abdomin/o-
append/o-
arteri/o-
arthro-
abdomen
appendix; small structure hanging from a larger structure
artery
joint
abdomin/o-
abdomen
append/o-
appendix; small structure hanging from a larger structure
129 terms
The Structure of Medical Language: Chapter 1
-a (Latin)
-us (Latin)
-um (Latin)
-is (Latin)
-ae (Latin)
-i (Latin)
-a (Latin)
-es (Latin)
-a (Latin)
-ae (Latin)
-us (Latin)
-i (Latin)
104 terms
Chapter 1: The Structure of Medical Language
Abdomin/o-
Append/o-
Arteri/o-
Arthr/o-
Abdomen
Appendix
Artery
Joint
Abdomin/o-
Abdomen
Append/o-
Appendix
74 terms
Chapter 1: The Structure of Medical Language
prefix
combining form
suffix
characteristics of combining form
an optional word beginning; a single letter or group of lette…
the foundation of the word; gives the word its main medical m…
the word ending; most medical words contain a suffix; a singl…
foundation of the medical word and gives the word its medical…
prefix
an optional word beginning; a single letter or group of lette…
combining form
the foundation of the word; gives the word its main medical m…
171 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1 Basic Word Structure
dermatology
endocrinology
gastroenterology
hematology
study of the skin
study of the endocrine glands
study of the stomach and intestines
study of blood
dermatology
study of the skin
endocrinology
study of the endocrine glands
137 terms
Chapter 1: The Structure of Medical Language
What does communication of any languag…
Name the five parts of medical languag…
Etymology
Where do many words in the medical lan…
five language skills
reading; listening; thinking, analyzing and understanding; wr…
The study of word origins
The Latin and Greek language. Because in ancient times, both…
What does communication of any languag…
five language skills
Name the five parts of medical languag…
reading; listening; thinking, analyzing and understanding; wr…
121 terms
Chapter 1 Medical Word Structure
abdomen/o-
append/o-
arteri/o-
arthr/o-
abdomen
appendix
artery
joint
abdomen/o-
abdomen
append/o-
appendix
188 terms
Chapter 1: The Structure of Medical Language
5 Language Skills important in Medical…
Etymology
Latin nucleus
Latin pelvis
- Reading... - Listening... - Thinking, analyzing, and understandin…
study of word origins
nucleus
pelvis
5 Language Skills important in Medical…
- Reading... - Listening... - Thinking, analyzing, and understandin…
Etymology
study of word origins
107 terms
Chapter 1 - structure of medical language
abdomin/o
appendo/o-
arteri/o-
arthr/o-
abdomen
appendix; small structure hanging from a larger structure
artery
joint
abdomin/o
abdomen
appendo/o-
appendix; small structure hanging from a larger structure
67 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1 & 2: Medical Terminology and Body Structure
word root
suffix
prefix
combining form
primary meaning
word ending
beginning of word/term
a word root combined w/ a vowel and gives it meaning... EX: gast…
word root
primary meaning
suffix
word ending
118 terms
Chapter 1 Structure of Medical Words
Medical language
medical words
how many skills does communication in…
what are five language skills
the language of the healthcare profession
the tools of the trade
five language skills
Reading... Listening... Thinking, analyzing, and understanding... Writ…
Medical language
the language of the healthcare profession
medical words
the tools of the trade
108 terms
Chapter 1 - Structure of Medical Language
communication
medical language
etymology
root
consists of five language skills: reading, listening, thinkin…
language pertaining to medicine
the study of word origins
medical meaning
communication
consists of five language skills: reading, listening, thinkin…
medical language
language pertaining to medicine
117 terms
Chapter 1: Structure of Medical Terminology
Abdomin/o-
Append/o-
Arteri/o-
Arthr/o-
Abdomen
Appendix
Artery
Joint
Abdomin/o-
Abdomen
Append/o-
Appendix
56 terms
Chapter 1: Structure of Medical Language
Cholecyst/0-
Cost/o-
Enter/o-
Hepat/0-
Gallbladder
Rib
Intestine
Liver
Cholecyst/0-
Gallbladder
Cost/o-
Rib
132 terms
CHAPTER 1 - STRUCTURE OF MEDICAL LANGUAGE
etym/o-
-logy
communicat/o-
-ion
word origin
the study of
impart; transmit
action; condition
etym/o-
word origin
-logy
the study of
51 terms
chapter 1: the structure of medical language
5 language skills
combining form
suffixes
prefixes
Reading... Listening (involve receiving information)... Thinking, a…
contains a root forward slash, combining vowel % hyphen; hyph…
modify/clarify the medical meaning of the combining form
ends with a hyphen to show that it's a word part
5 language skills
Reading... Listening (involve receiving information)... Thinking, a…
combining form
contains a root forward slash, combining vowel % hyphen; hyph…
138 terms
Chapter 1: The Structure of Medical Language
Latin singular:... -a... -us... -um... -is... -ex
Greek singular:... -is... -nx... -oma... -on
abdomin/o-
append/o-
Latin plural:... -ae... -i... -a... -es... -ices
Greek plural:... -ides... -nges... -omata... -a
abdomen
appendix
Latin singular:... -a... -us... -um... -is... -ex
Latin plural:... -ae... -i... -a... -es... -ices
Greek singular:... -is... -nx... -oma... -on
Greek plural:... -ides... -nges... -omata... -a
36 terms
Chapter 1 - The Structure of Medical Language
Abdomin/o
Aden/o
Append/o
Arteri/o
abdomen
gland
appendix
artery
Abdomin/o
abdomen
Aden/o
gland
92 terms
Chapter 1: Structure of Medical Language (Medical Terminology)
What is a combining form?
Of the two components of a combining f…
adenoma
arthro-
suffix and prefix that form the bases for a word
Prefix
benign gland tumor
joint
What is a combining form?
suffix and prefix that form the bases for a word
Of the two components of a combining f…
Prefix
93 terms
Chapter 1- The Structure of Medical Language
abdomen/o- or lapar/o-
append/o-
arteri/o-
arthr/o-
abdomen
appendix
artery
joint
abdomen/o- or lapar/o-
abdomen
append/o-
appendix
80 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1: Basic Word Structure
Root
Suffix
Combing Vowel
Combining Form
Foundation of a word
Word ending
Links the root to the suffix or to another root word
The root plus the combining vowel
Root
Foundation of a word
Suffix
Word ending
10 terms
Chapter 1: The Structure of Medical Language
Preflix
Combining form
Suffix
Characteristics of a Combining Form
A prefix is a word part that is at the beginning of a word.
A combining form contains a root, forward slash, combining vo…
A suffix is a word part at the end of the word.
A combining form is a word part that is the foundation of a w…
Preflix
A prefix is a word part that is at the beginning of a word.
Combining form
A combining form contains a root, forward slash, combining vo…
95 terms
chapter 1: the structure of medical language
five medical language skills
etymology
many medical words come from _______.
nucleus
1. reading... 2. listening... 3. thinking, analyzing, and understan…
study of word origins
the ancient Latin or Greek languages.
Latin nucleus
five medical language skills
1. reading... 2. listening... 3. thinking, analyzing, and understan…
etymology
study of word origins
107 terms
Chapter 1 - The Structure of Medical Language
abdomin/o
append/0
arteri/o
arthr/o
abdomen
appendix
artery
joint
abdomin/o
abdomen
append/0
appendix
107 terms
Chapter 1: The Structure of Medical Language
endo-
epi-
inter-
peri-
innermost; within
upon; above
within
around
endo-
innermost; within
epi-
upon; above
51 terms
Chapter 1: The structure of medical language
abdomin/o
append/o
arteri/o
arthr/o
abdomen
appendix; small structure hanging from a larger structure.
artery
joint
abdomin/o
abdomen
append/o
appendix; small structure hanging from a larger structure.
121 terms
Chapter 1: The Structure of Medical Language
Abdomen/o-
Append/o-
Arteri/o-
Arthr/o-
Abdomen
Appendix
Artery
Joint
Abdomen/o-
Abdomen
Append/o-
Appendix
86 terms
Chapter 1: The Structure of Medical Language
Etymology
Combining form
Suffix
Prefix
The study of word origins.
The foundation of the word.
The word ending
An optional word beginning
Etymology
The study of word origins.
Combining form
The foundation of the word.
15 terms
Chapter 1: The Structure of Medical Language
When a Latin singular noun ends in -a,…
When a Latin singular noun ends in - u…
When a Latin singular noun ends in -um…
When a Latin singular noun ends in -is…
-ae
-i
-a
-es
When a Latin singular noun ends in -a,…
-ae
When a Latin singular noun ends in - u…
-i
63 terms
Chapter 1: The Structure of Medical Language
abdomin/o-
append/o-
arteri/o-
bi/o-
abdomen
appendix; small structure hanging from a larger structure
artery
life; living organism; living tissue
abdomin/o-
abdomen
append/o-
appendix; small structure hanging from a larger structure
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