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Medical Terminology - Digestive System - Suffix
al
cele
dynia
ectomy
pertaining to
hernia, protrusion, swelling
pain
surgical removal, excision
al
pertaining to
cele
hernia, protrusion, swelling
Medical Terminology Suffixes (digestive system)
-ase
-centesis
-chezia
-ecstasia
Enzyme
Surgical puncture to remove fluid
Defecation, elimination of waste
Widening; dilation; dilatation
-ase
Enzyme
-centesis
Surgical puncture to remove fluid
Medical Terminology: Suffixes/Digestive System
Algia,dynia
Emesis
Iasis, osis
Pepsia
Pain
Vomit
Abnormal condition
Digestion
Algia,dynia
Pain
Emesis
Vomit
38 terms
Medical Terminology-Digestive System (suffix)
-al
-cele
-dynia
-ectomy
pertaining to
hernia, protrusion, swelling
pain
surgical removal, excision
-al
pertaining to
-cele
hernia, protrusion, swelling
30 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 6-Additional Suffixes and Digestive System Terminology
ectasis
emesis
lysis
pepsia
Stretching or dilation (Suffix)
Vomiting
Destruction
Digestion
ectasis
Stretching or dilation (Suffix)
emesis
Vomiting
14 terms
Medical Terminology - Chapter 06 Additional Suffixes and Digestive System Terminology
-ectasis
-ectasia
-emesis
-pepsia
dilation (dilatation), widening
dilation (dilatation), widening
vomiting
digestion
-ectasis
dilation (dilatation), widening
-ectasia
dilation (dilatation), widening
Medical Terminology-Digestive System (Prefix & Suffix)
a-, an-
anti-
dia-
dys-
without, not (prefix)
against (prefix)
across, through (prefix)
bad, painful, difficult (prefix)
a-, an-
without, not (prefix)
anti-
against (prefix)
10 terms
MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY DIGESTIVE SYSTEM VOCABULARY
MASTICATION
BOLUS
ENZYMES
DEGLUTINATION
THE CHEWING PROCESS
CHEWED FOOD MIXED WITH SALIVA
INCREASE THE RATE OF CHEMICAL REACTIONS
SWALLOWING
MASTICATION
THE CHEWING PROCESS
BOLUS
CHEWED FOOD MIXED WITH SALIVA
26 terms
Chapter 8 Medical Terminology Digestive System Suffixes
-al, -eal, -ic, -tic, -ous
-algia
-centesis
-ectomy
pertaining to
pain
process of removing fluid
surgical removal
-al, -eal, -ic, -tic, -ous
pertaining to
-algia
pain
Medical Terminology: Module 6 Addt Suffixes & Digestive System Terminology (Suffixes)
-ectasis ; -ectasia
-emesis
-pepsia
-phagia
dilation, (dilatation), widening
vomiting
digestion
eating, swallowing
-ectasis ; -ectasia
dilation, (dilatation), widening
-emesis
vomiting
41 terms
Medical Terminology-Digestive System (Prefix & Suffix)
a-, an-
anti-
dia-
dys-
without, not (prefix)
against (prefix)
across, through (prefix)
bad, painful, difficult (prefix)
a-, an-
without, not (prefix)
anti-
against (prefix)
25 terms
Medical Terminology - Digestive System
gastric body
gastric fundus
(gastric) cardia (also called cardia (…
duodenum
main portion of the stomach
the part of the stomach that is to the left and above the lev…
the opening which provides a pathway for food to pass down in…
the first part of the small intestine
gastric body
main portion of the stomach
gastric fundus
the part of the stomach that is to the left and above the lev…
Medical Terminology A - Digestive System Suffixes
-ase
-chezia
-iasis
-prandial
enzyme
defecation, elimination of waste
abnormal condition
meal
-ase
enzyme
-chezia
defecation, elimination of waste
Medical Terminology Digestive System
Mouth
Structures of the Tongue and Oral Cavity
Pharynx
Esophagus
•Primary Function ... -Begins preparation of food for digestion
•Primary Function ... -Transports food from the mouth to the eso…
•Primary Function ... -Transports food from the pharynx to the s…
Mouth
•Primary Function ... -Begins preparation of food for digestion
Structures of the Tongue and Oral Cavity
50 terms
Medical Terminology - Digestive System Roots, Prefixes, and Suffixes
bilirubin
bolus
exocrine
sphincter
orange-yellow pigment formed during destruction of erythrocytes
mass of masticated food ready to be swallowed
gland that secretes its products through ducts to the surface…
circular band of muscle fibers that constricts or closes a na…
bilirubin
orange-yellow pigment formed during destruction of erythrocytes
bolus
mass of masticated food ready to be swallowed
16 terms
Medical Terminology Ch. 6 Digestive system and Suffixes
-ectasia
-emesis
-lysis
-pepsia
stretching
vomiting
destruction
digestion
-ectasia
stretching
-emesis
vomiting
Medical Terminology chapter 6: suffixes of digestion system
-ectasis/-ectasia
-emesis
-pepsia, -phagia
-plasty
dilation
vomiting
digestion
surgical repair
-ectasis/-ectasia
dilation
-emesis
vomiting
Medical Terminology Digestive System Prefixes and Suffixes
append/o; appendic/o
chol/e
cholangi/o
cholecyst/o
appendix
bile
bile vessel
gall bladder
append/o; appendic/o
appendix
chol/e
bile
176 terms
Medical Terminology Ch 6 Additional Suffixes and Digestive System Terminology
What is the term for when sound waves…
What is the term for a surgical repair…
What are three enzymes which can be me…
What is the term for ulcers and inflam…
abdominal ultraso*nog*raphy (ultrasound or sonognogm*inal ultraso*nog*raphy (ultrasound or so*nog*raphy) ch…
abdominoplasty
ALT, AST (alkaline transaminase) and ALP (or alk phos or…
aphthous stomatitis
What is the term for when sound waves…
abdominal ultraso*nog*raphy (ultrasound or sonognogm*inal ultraso*nog*raphy (ultrasound or so*nog*raphy) ch…
What is the term for a surgical repair…
abdominoplasty
Medical Terminology: Module 5 Digestive System (Suffixes & Terminology)
-ase
-chezia
-iasis
-prandial
enzyme
defecation, elimination of wastes
abnormal condition
meal
-ase
enzyme
-chezia
defecation, elimination of wastes
41 terms
Digestive System Medical Terminology
an/o
append/o
appendic/o
bar/o
anus
appendix
appendix
weight
an/o
anus
append/o
appendix
56 terms
Medical Terminology Digestive System
Mouth
Structures of the Tongue and Oral Cavity
Pharynx
Esophagus
•Primary Function ... -Begins preparation of food for digestion
•Primary Function ... -Transports food from the mouth to the eso…
•Primary Function ... -Transports food from the pharynx to the s…
Mouth
•Primary Function ... -Begins preparation of food for digestion
Structures of the Tongue and Oral Cavity
15 terms
Medical Transcription Ch. 6 - Additional Suffixes and Digestive System Terminology - Suffixes
-ectasis, -ectasia
-emesis
-lysis
-pepsia
stretching, dilation, dilatation, widening
vomiting
destruction, breakdown, separation
digestion
-ectasis, -ectasia
stretching, dilation, dilatation, widening
-emesis
vomiting
21 terms
Medical Terminology - Digestive System
gastric body
gastric fundus
(gastric) cardia (also called cardia (…
duodenum
main portion of the stomach
the part of the stomach that is to the left and above the lev…
the opening which provides a pathway for food to pass down in…
the first part of the small intestine
gastric body
main portion of the stomach
gastric fundus
the part of the stomach that is to the left and above the lev…
8 terms
Medical Terminology/ Digestive Suffixes
Emesis
Iasis
Megaly
Orexia
Vomit
Abnormal Condition ... (produced by something specified)
Enlargement
Appetite
Emesis
Vomit
Iasis
Abnormal Condition ... (produced by something specified)
Medical Terminology: Digestive System Vocabulary
Or/o Stomat/o
-stenosis
Chol/e
-plasty
Mouth
Narrowing, Stricture
Bile, Gall
Surgical Repair
Or/o Stomat/o
Mouth
-stenosis
Narrowing, Stricture
17 terms
Medical Terminology- Digestive (Suffix)
-ectasis(a)
-ase
-centersis
-megaly
Dilating, widening
Enzymes
Surgical puncture to remove fluid
Enlargement
-ectasis(a)
Dilating, widening
-ase
Enzymes
15 terms
Medical Terminology Digestive System
chole-
cirrh-
colo-
cyst-
Gall, bile
Reddish, yellowish
Colon
Sac, bladder
chole-
Gall, bile
cirrh-
Reddish, yellowish
34 terms
Medical Terminology: The Digestive System
amyl-
an-
ana-
cata-
starch
lack of
a building up
a casting down
amyl-
starch
an-
lack of
Medical Terminology: 6.3 Additional Suffixes and Digestive System Terminology - Pathology
Anorexia
Constipation
Diarrhea
Dysphagia
Lack of appetite
Infrequent, incomplete, or delayed bowel movements
An abnormal liquidity and frequency of fecal discharges
Difficulty in swallowing
Anorexia
Lack of appetite
Constipation
Infrequent, incomplete, or delayed bowel movements
Medical Terminology Chapter 6: Additional Suffixes and Digestive System Terminology
-ecstasis, -ectasia
-emesis
-lysis
-pepsia
stretching, dilation, dilatation, widening
vomiting
destruction, breakdown, separation
digestion
-ecstasis, -ectasia
stretching, dilation, dilatation, widening
-emesis
vomiting
Medical Terminology: 6.4 Additional Suffixes and Digestive System Terminology - Procedures
Liver function tests
Stool culture
Stool guaiac test
Lower gastrointestinal series
Tests used to determine the presence of enzymes and bilirubin…
Exam to test for microorganisms in the feces
Exam to detect hidden blood in a fecal specimen, which may in…
A series of radiographs taken of the large intestine after an…
Liver function tests
Tests used to determine the presence of enzymes and bilirubin…
Stool culture
Exam to test for microorganisms in the feces
53 terms
Medical Terminology - Additional Suffixes and Digestive System Terminology - Chap 6
-ectasis, -ectasia
-emesis
-pepsia
-phagia
dilation, (dilatation), widening
vomiting
digestion
eating, swallowing
-ectasis, -ectasia
dilation, (dilatation), widening
-emesis
vomiting
Medical Terminology: Module 6 Addt Suffixes & Digestive System Terminology (Abbreviations)
alk phos
ALT, AST
BE
BM
alkaline phosphatase
Alanine transaminase, aspartate transaminase--enzymes measure…
barium enema
bowel movement
alk phos
alkaline phosphatase
ALT, AST
Alanine transaminase, aspartate transaminase--enzymes measure…
87 terms
Medical Terminology Digestive System
an/o
chol/e
cholecyst/o
col/o
anus, ring
bile, gall
gallbladder
colon, large intestine
an/o
anus, ring
chol/e
bile, gall
Medical Terminology: 6.5 Additional Suffixes and Digestive System Terminology - Abbreviations
BE
BM
EGD
ERCP
Barium enema
Bowel movement
Esophagogastroduodenoscopy
Endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography
BE
Barium enema
BM
Bowel movement
Medical Terminology - Digestive System
gastric body
gastric fundus
(gastric) cardia (also called cardia (…
duodenum
main portion of the stomach
the part of the stomach that is to the left and above the lev…
the opening which provides a pathway for food to pass down in…
the first part of the small intestine
gastric body
main portion of the stomach
gastric fundus
the part of the stomach that is to the left and above the lev…
Medical Terminology: The Digestive System
Anorexia
Cachexia
Emaciation
Pica
A lack of appetite.
Wasting of muscle tissue due to weight loss that occurs with…
The state of being abnormally thin.
Abnormal craving for non-food substances that lasts for at le…
Anorexia
A lack of appetite.
Cachexia
Wasting of muscle tissue due to weight loss that occurs with…
25 terms
Medical Terminology - Digestive System
gastric body
gastric fundus
(gastric) cardia (also called cardia (…
duodenum
main portion of the stomach
the part of the stomach that is to the left and above the lev…
the opening which provides a pathway for food to pass down in…
the first part of the small intestine
gastric body
main portion of the stomach
gastric fundus
the part of the stomach that is to the left and above the lev…
31 terms
Digestive System - Medical Terminology
hem/occult
hepat/itis
aliment
cholecyst/itis
hidden blood
inflammation of the liver
food
inflammation of the gallbladder
hem/occult
hidden blood
hepat/itis
inflammation of the liver
14 terms
Medical Terminology - Chapter 06 Additional Suffixes and Digestive System Terminology
-ectasis
-ectasia
-emesis
-pepsia
dilation (dilatation), widening
dilation (dilatation), widening
vomiting
digestion
-ectasis
dilation (dilatation), widening
-ectasia
dilation (dilatation), widening
Medical Terminology - Digestive System
anti
dia
dys
endo
against
through, across
abnormal, difficult, painful, bad
inner, within, inside
anti
against
dia
through, across
40 terms
Medical/Body Systems Terminology - Digestive System (combining forms/prefix/suffix)
an/o
antr/o
cec/o
col/o
anus
antrum
cecum
colon
an/o
anus
antr/o
antrum
Medical Terminology - Digestive System
accessory organs
alanine transaminase (ALT)
alimentary canal
amylase
The accessory organs are the liver, pancreas, gall bladder, a…
An enzyme normally present in the blood. Blood levels are inc…
Also known as the gastrointestinal system or digestive system…
Digestive enzyme found in saliva that begins the digestion of…
accessory organs
The accessory organs are the liver, pancreas, gall bladder, a…
alanine transaminase (ALT)
An enzyme normally present in the blood. Blood levels are inc…
20 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter Six: Additional Suffixes and Digestive System Terminology
-ectasis, -ectasia
-emesis
-pepsia
-phagia
Dilation, widening
Vomiting
Digestion
Eating, swallowing
-ectasis, -ectasia
Dilation, widening
-emesis
Vomiting
36 terms
Medical Terminology Digestive System
mouth
tongue
pharynx
esophagus
where food enters to start the digestive process, formed by t…
moves food during mastication, chewing
also called the throat, allows food, water & air to pass thro…
receives food from pharynx, passes through diaphragm in to ab…
mouth
where food enters to start the digestive process, formed by t…
tongue
moves food during mastication, chewing
10 terms
Digestive System Medical Terminology
Or/o
Pharyng/o
Esophag/o
gastr/o
Mouth - begins preparation of food for digestion
Pharynx - transports food from the mouth to the esophagus
Esophagus - transports food from the pharynx to the stomach
stomach- breaks down food and mixes it with digestive juices
Or/o
Mouth - begins preparation of food for digestion
Pharyng/o
Pharynx - transports food from the mouth to the esophagus
Digestive System Medical Terminology
an/o
append/o
appendic/o
bar/o
anus
appendix
appendix
weight
an/o
anus
append/o
appendix
115 terms
Medical Terminology - Digestive System
Absorpt/o
Aliment/o
Amyl/o
Amylopsin
(Combining Form) take in
(Combining Form) nourishment
(Combining Form) starch
Pancreatic enzyme that breaks down starches
Absorpt/o
(Combining Form) take in
Aliment/o
(Combining Form) nourishment
35 terms
Medical Terminology: Digestive System
an/o
appendic/o
bucc/o
cec/o
anus
appendix
cheek
cecum
an/o
anus
appendic/o
appendix
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