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128 terms
Common Medical Terminology
a-, an-
ab-
ad-
anti-
negative, without
away from
towards
against
a-, an-
negative, without
ab-
away from
22 terms
Medical (common)
Aden
Carcin
Cardi
Chem
Gland
Cancer
Heart
Chemical
Aden
Gland
Carcin
Cancer
167 terms
Common Medications
atorvastatin calcium
High cholesterol
Tablets 10,20,40, 80 mg
Lowers levels of cholesterol in the bl…
What is the generic name for Lipitor?
What is the indication for Lipitor?
What is the preparation for Lipitor?
What is Lipitor actions?
atorvastatin calcium
What is the generic name for Lipitor?
High cholesterol
What is the indication for Lipitor?
36 terms
Common Prefixes in Medical Terms
a-, an-
anti-, contra-
brady-
cyan-
no, not, without
against
slow
bluish
a-, an-
no, not, without
anti-, contra-
against
Common Medications
Vitamin D3
Lotensin (benazepril)
Allopurinol
Bactrim
treats weak bones, hyperparathyroidism, high blood pressure (…
ACE inhibitor used to treat HTN, CHF and renal failure
common medication for gout and kidney stones; reduces uric ac…
antibiotic
Vitamin D3
treats weak bones, hyperparathyroidism, high blood pressure (…
Lotensin (benazepril)
ACE inhibitor used to treat HTN, CHF and renal failure
57 terms
Common Suffixes in Medical Term
-ac,-al, -ar,-ia, -ic, -ory
-dynia, -algia
-centesis
-cyte
pertaining to
pain
surgical puncture
cell
-ac,-al, -ar,-ia, -ic, -ory
pertaining to
-dynia, -algia
pain
Common Medications
Advil, Motrin
Acetaminophen
NSAID
Amphetamine
Generic: ibuprofen... Common NSAID used for mild pain relief, f…
Also known as Paracematol or APAP... Brand: Tylenol, Excedrin…
Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs are commonly used as pa…
Stimulates the CNS to produce excitatory behaviors and physio…
Advil, Motrin
Generic: ibuprofen... Common NSAID used for mild pain relief, f…
Acetaminophen
Also known as Paracematol or APAP... Brand: Tylenol, Excedrin…
40 terms
Medical Spanish: Common Symptoms
el resfriado/ el resfrío
el dolor
la tos
la gripe
common cold
pain
cough
flu
el resfriado/ el resfrío
common cold
el dolor
pain
132 terms
Common Medications
Rocephin (Ceftriaxone)
Solu medrol (Methylprednisolone sodium…
Xopenex (Levalbuterol inhalation)
Albuterol
An antibiotic used to treat many kinds of bacterial infection…
A steroid that prevents the release of substances in the body…
A bronchodilator that relaxes muscles in the airways and incr…
Used to prevent and treat wheezing, shortness of breath, coug…
Rocephin (Ceftriaxone)
An antibiotic used to treat many kinds of bacterial infection…
Solu medrol (Methylprednisolone sodium…
A steroid that prevents the release of substances in the body…
28 terms
PHS COMMON MEDICAL PREFIXES
a-; an-
ab-
ad-
anti-
negative; without
away from
towards
against
a-; an-
negative; without
ab-
away from
7 terms
Common medical terms- Z
zeo-
zinco-
zo/o
zon-
boil
Pertaining to or containing the element zinc
animal life
girdle, belt
zeo-
boil
zinco-
Pertaining to or containing the element zinc
common medical
a-
ab-
ad-
dys-
away from, negative, without
away from
toward, in the direction of
difficult, painful, bad
a-
away from, negative, without
ab-
away from
25 terms
Common Medications
Diflucan (fluconazole)
Augmentin (amoxicillin clavulanate)
Percocet (oxycodone/acetaminophen)
Valium (diazepam)
oral antifungal medication... yeast infection
oral antibiotic... penicillin ear infection
a narcotic analgesic... pain killer
anti anxiety medication... highly addictive, stress, emotional d…
Diflucan (fluconazole)
oral antifungal medication... yeast infection
Augmentin (amoxicillin clavulanate)
oral antibiotic... penicillin ear infection
40 terms
Medical Spanish: Common Symptoms
el resfriado/ el resfrío
el dolor
la tos
la gripe
common cold
pain
cough
flu
el resfriado/ el resfrío
common cold
el dolor
pain
31 terms
Common Medical Abbreviations
-ac
ASAP
STAT
prn
before meals
as soon as possible
now/immediately
when necessary/as needed
-ac
before meals
ASAP
as soon as possible
Common Medical Prefixes and Suffixes
mono, uni
bi, di
tri
quad, quadri, tetra
one
two
three
four
mono, uni
one
bi, di
two
10 terms
Common medications
Augmentin
Timentin
Prograf
Demerol
amoxicillin/clavulanate
ticarcillin/clavulanate
tacrolimus
meperidine
Augmentin
amoxicillin/clavulanate
Timentin
ticarcillin/clavulanate
12 terms
Common medical terms- Y
-y
yalos
ydor
-yne
condition; process
Glass
Water
ending for alkynes
-y
condition; process
yalos
Glass
107 terms
Common medical terms- S
sacchar/o
sacr/o
salping/o
-salpinx
sugar
sacrum
fallopian tube; auditory (eustachian) tube
fallopian tube; oviduct
sacchar/o
sugar
sacr/o
sacrum
6 terms
Common medical terms- X
xanth/o
xen/o
xer/o
xiph/o or xiphi-
yellow
stranger, foreigner
dry, dryness
sword shaped
xanth/o
yellow
xen/o
stranger, foreigner
20 terms
Common medical terminology - organs
cardi/o-
pulmon/o-, pneum/o-
gastr/o-
splen/o-
heart
lungs
stomach
spleen
cardi/o-
heart
pulmon/o-, pneum/o-
lungs
9 terms
Common Medical Terms- Q
quadri-
qual-
quant-
quasi-
four, square
quality, characteristic
how much
to some degree, as if
quadri-
four, square
qual-
quality, characteristic
54 terms
Common medical Terms- L
-labile
labi/o
lacrim/o
lact/o
unstable, perishable
lip
tear; tear duct; lacrimal duct
milk
-labile
unstable, perishable
labi/o
lip
37 terms
Common medical terminology- I
-ia
-iac
-iasis
iatr/o
containing
pertaining to
abnormal condition
physician, medical center, treatment
-ia
containing
-iac
pertaining to
24 terms
Common Medical Terms-N
narc/o
nas/o
nat/i
natr/o
numbness; stupor; sleep
nose
birth
sodium
narc/o
numbness; stupor; sleep
nas/o
nose
20 terms
Common medical terminology- U
-ule
uln/o
ul/o
ultra-
little; small
ulna (middle lower arm bone)
scar, scarring
beyond; excess
-ule
little; small
uln/o
ulna (middle lower arm bone)
31 terms
Common Medical Terminology-H
half
hallucin/o
hapl/o
helc/o
demi, hemi, semi
hallucination
simple, single
ulcer
half
demi, hemi, semi
hallucin/o
hallucination
Common Medications
Prozac
Celexa
Tramadol
Cymbalta
GENERIC NAME(S): FLUOXETINE HCL: used to treat depression, pa…
GENERIC NAME(S): CITALOPRAM: SSRI used to treat depression
relieve moderate to moderately severe pain, similar to narcot…
GENERIC NAME(S): DULOXETINE: (SNRI) treat depression, anxiety…
Prozac
GENERIC NAME(S): FLUOXETINE HCL: used to treat depression, pa…
Celexa
GENERIC NAME(S): CITALOPRAM: SSRI used to treat depression
15 terms
Common Medical Terms- K
kal/i
kary/o
kel/o
kerat/o
potassium
nucleus
tumor, fibrous growth
cornea; hard, horny tissue
kal/i
potassium
kary/o
nucleus
98 terms
Common Phrases (Medical Kiswahili)
tafadhali
asante
asanteni
asante sana!
please
thank you to one
thank you to many
thanks a lot
tafadhali
please
asante
thank you to one
Common medical
A-
Ab-
Ad-
Dys-
away from , negative , without
away from
toward , in the direction of
difficult , painful , bad
A-
away from , negative , without
Ab-
away from
37 terms
Common medical terminology- G
galact/o
ganglion/o
gastr/o
gel/o
milk
collection of nerve cell bodies
stomach
to freeze/ congeal
galact/o
milk
ganglion/o
collection of nerve cell bodies
30 terms
Common medical terminology- R
rachi/o
radi/o
radicul/o
re-
spinal column; vertebrae
x-rays; radioactivity; radius (lateral lower arm bone)
nerve root
back; again; backward
rachi/o
spinal column; vertebrae
radi/o
x-rays; radioactivity; radius (lateral lower arm bone)
163 terms
Common Medical Terms- P
pachy-
-pagus
palat/o
pale/o
heavy; thick
conjoined twins
palate (roof of mouth)
old
pachy-
heavy; thick
-pagus
conjoined twins
70 terms
Medical assistant common suffix
-ac, -al, -ar, -ary
-ad
-algia, -dynia
-ase,
Pertaining to
Toward
Pain
Enzyme
-ac, -al, -ar, -ary
Pertaining to
-ad
Toward
132 terms
Common Medications
Rocephin (Ceftriaxone)
Solu medrol (Methylprednisolone sodium…
Xopenex (Levalbuterol inhalation)
Albuterol
An antibiotic used to treat many kinds of bacterial infection…
A steroid that prevents the release of substances in the body…
A bronchodilator that relaxes muscles in the airways and incr…
Used to prevent and treat wheezing, shortness of breath, coug…
Rocephin (Ceftriaxone)
An antibiotic used to treat many kinds of bacterial infection…
Solu medrol (Methylprednisolone sodium…
A steroid that prevents the release of substances in the body…
73 terms
Common medical terms- T
tachy-
tal/o
tars/o
tauto-
fast
talus
tarsus; hindfoot or ankle
identical, same
tachy-
fast
tal/o
talus
33 terms
Common medical terminology- V
vaccin/o
vag/o
vagin/o
valv/o
vaccine
vagus nerve
vagina
valve
vaccin/o
vaccine
vag/o
vagus nerve
14 terms
Common Medical Terminology - Skin
erythr/o-
hidr/o-
hirsut/o-
kerat/o-
red
sweat
hairy, rough
hard, horny
erythr/o-
red
hidr/o-
sweat
54 terms
Common Medical Terms- O
obstetr/o
ocul/o
odont/o
odyn/o
pregnancy; birth
eye
tooth
pain
obstetr/o
pregnancy; birth
ocul/o
eye
common medical terms
Prescription
Infection
Chronic
Acute
A printed request for a drug or medicine given by the doctor…
The invasion of the body by disease causing organisms.
A chronic disease is one that develops slowly and lasts for a…
An acute disease has a sudden onset and a sharp rise and a sh…
Prescription
A printed request for a drug or medicine given by the doctor…
Infection
The invasion of the body by disease causing organisms.
Common Medications
Diflucan
Augmentin
Percocet
Valium
An oral antifungal medication
An oral antibiotic
A narcotic analgesic
An anti-anxiety medication
Diflucan
An oral antifungal medication
Augmentin
An oral antibiotic
132 terms
Common Medications
Rocephin (Ceftriaxone)
Solu medrol (Methylprednisolone sodium…
Xopenex (Levalbuterol inhalation)
Albuterol
An antibiotic used to treat many kinds of bacterial infection…
A steroid that prevents the release of substances in the body…
A bronchodilator that relaxes muscles in the airways and incr…
Used to prevent and treat wheezing, shortness of breath, coug…
Rocephin (Ceftriaxone)
An antibiotic used to treat many kinds of bacterial infection…
Solu medrol (Methylprednisolone sodium…
A steroid that prevents the release of substances in the body…
132 terms
Common Medications
Rocephin (Ceftriaxone)
Solu medrol (Methylprednisolone sodium…
Xopenex (Levalbuterol inhalation)
Albuterol
An antibiotic used to treat many kinds of bacterial infection…
A steroid that prevents the release of substances in the body…
A bronchodilator that relaxes muscles in the airways and incr…
Used to prevent and treat wheezing, shortness of breath, coug…
Rocephin (Ceftriaxone)
An antibiotic used to treat many kinds of bacterial infection…
Solu medrol (Methylprednisolone sodium…
A steroid that prevents the release of substances in the body…
Common medications
epinephrine
acetaminophen
acetylsaliclic acid
ibuprofen
Adrenalin
Tylenol
Aspirin
Advil
epinephrine
Adrenalin
acetaminophen
Tylenol
Common Medications
Rocephin (Ceftriaxone)
Solu medrol (Methylprednisolone sodium…
Xopenex (Levalbuterol inhalation)
Albuterol
An antibiotic used to treat many kinds of bacterial infection…
A steroid that prevents the release of substances in the body…
A bronchodilator that relaxes muscles in the airways and incr…
Used to prevent and treat wheezing, shortness of breath, coug…
Rocephin (Ceftriaxone)
An antibiotic used to treat many kinds of bacterial infection…
Solu medrol (Methylprednisolone sodium…
A steroid that prevents the release of substances in the body…
62 terms
Common Medical Terms- M
macro-
mal-
-malacia
malleol/o
large
bad
softening
malleolus
macro-
large
mal-
bad
21 terms
Common Medical Suffixes
-algia
-anshenia
-cele
-contesis
Painful
Weakness
Hernia
Surgical puncture
-algia
Painful
-anshenia
Weakness
43 terms
Common Medical Root Words
acro
aden
angi/o
arteri/o
Extremeties
Gland
Vessel
Artery
acro
Extremeties
aden
Gland
27 terms
Common Medical Prefixes
a-,an-
Ab-
Ad-
Anti-
Negative, without
Away from
Toward
Against
a-,an-
Negative, without
Ab-
Away from
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