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128 terms
Medical Terminology Digestive Vocabulary
absorption
amino acids
amylase
anus
passage of materials through the walls of the small intestine…
small building blocks of proteins released when proteins are…
enzyme secreted by the pancreas to digest starch
terminal end or opening of the digestive tract to the outside…
absorption
passage of materials through the walls of the small intestine…
amino acids
small building blocks of proteins released when proteins are…
378 terms
Medical Terminology
Bruit
Abrasion
Acute
Anterior
The unusual sound that blood makes when it rushes past an obs…
A wound caused by superficial damage to the skin
A disease with a rapid onset and/or a short course
Located towards the front of the body
Bruit
The unusual sound that blood makes when it rushes past an obs…
Abrasion
A wound caused by superficial damage to the skin
43 terms
Medical Terminology
CTS
CTR
ORIF
EKG
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
Carpal Tunnel Release
Open Reduction Internal Fixation
Electrocardiogram
CTS
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
CTR
Carpal Tunnel Release
Medical terminology
Aden/o
adip/o
algia
cephhal/o
gland
fat
pain
head
Aden/o
gland
adip/o
fat
378 terms
Medical Terminology
Bruit
Abrasion
Acute
Anterior
The unusual sound that blood makes when it rushes past an obs…
A wound caused by superficial damage to the skin
A disease with a rapid onset and/or a short course
Located towards the front of the body
Bruit
The unusual sound that blood makes when it rushes past an obs…
Abrasion
A wound caused by superficial damage to the skin
32 terms
Medical terminology
Aden/o
adip/o
algia
cephhal/o
gland
fat
pain
head
Aden/o
gland
adip/o
fat
14 terms
Medical Terminology
-centesis
-cidal, -cide
-desis
-dilation
surgical puncture
destroying, killing
surgical fixation of bone or joint, binding, tying together
widening, stretching, expanding
-centesis
surgical puncture
-cidal, -cide
destroying, killing
52 terms
Medical Terminology
Dyspnea
Lipoma
hemi
para
Difficult or painful breathing
Fatty tumor
Half
beside or below
Dyspnea
Difficult or painful breathing
Lipoma
Fatty tumor
14 terms
Medical Terminology
-clasis, -clast (klᾰs-ῐs, klᾰst)
-ectasis (ĕk-tᾰ-sῐs)
-emesis (ĕm-ĕ-sῐs)
-gen, -genesis, -genic, -genous (jĕn,…
to break
dilation, expansion
vomiting
creating, producing
-clasis, -clast (klᾰs-ῐs, klᾰst)
to break
-ectasis (ĕk-tᾰ-sῐs)
dilation, expansion
32 terms
Medical terminology
Aden/o
adip/o
algia
cephhal/o
gland
fat
pain
head
Aden/o
gland
adip/o
fat
32 terms
Medical Terminology
Tendons
Muscles
Ligaments
Bones
Binds muscles to bone
A band or bundle of fibrous tissue that has the ability to co…
a short band of tough, flexible, fibrous connective tissue th…
Provides structural support & provides protection for interna…
Tendons
Binds muscles to bone
Muscles
A band or bundle of fibrous tissue that has the ability to co…
Medical Terminology Vocabulary
Algia
Dys
-ectomy
Hyper
Pain
bad,difficult,painful
surgical removal
above,exercise
Algia
Pain
Dys
bad,difficult,painful
Medical Terminology
-acusia, -acusis, -cusis
-algesia, -algesic, -algia, -dynia
-dipsia
-esthesia
hearing
pain
thirst
sensation
-acusia, -acusis, -cusis
hearing
-algesia, -algesic, -algia, -dynia
pain
Medical terminology
Aden/o
adip/o
algia
cephhal/o
gland
fat
pain
head
Aden/o
gland
adip/o
fat
57 terms
Medical Terminology: Vocabulary
Abrasion
Acclimatization
Acute
Aerobic
Minor wound in which the skin's surface is rubbed or scraped…
The process of the body physiologically adapting to an unfami…
Sudden onset, abrupt.
Work or exercise requiring oxygen. (endurance, long in durati…
Abrasion
Minor wound in which the skin's surface is rubbed or scraped…
Acclimatization
The process of the body physiologically adapting to an unfami…
50 terms
Medical Terminology Medical Abbreviations
ac
ADL
ad lib
AP
before meals
activities of daily living
as desired
apical pulse
ac
before meals
ADL
activities of daily living
Medical Terminology Medical Abbreviations
ac
ADL
ad lib
AIDS
before meals
activities of daily living
as desired
acquired immuno-deficiency syndrome
ac
before meals
ADL
activities of daily living
Medical Terminology Vocabulary
Arthritis
Adduction
Abduction
Arthrocentesis
The inflammation of the joints
Movement towards the midline of the body
Movement away from the midline of the body
The surgical puncture of a joint
Arthritis
The inflammation of the joints
Adduction
Movement towards the midline of the body
10 terms
Medical Terminology Clinical Vocabulary
Alphabetic index
ICD-10-CM
Insurance reimbursement
Nomenclature
A content list for a reference work organized by the first le…
Tenth revision of the International Classification of Disease…
The process of receiving payment from an insurance company fo…
An organized system of words for use in a particular field
Alphabetic index
A content list for a reference work organized by the first le…
ICD-10-CM
Tenth revision of the International Classification of Disease…
39 terms
Medical Terminology
-cele (sēl)
-constriction (Kŏn-strῐk-shῠn)
-cytosis (sῑ-tō-sῐs)
-derma (dĕr-mᾰ)
hernia
narrowing
a condition of cells
skin
-cele (sēl)
hernia
-constriction (Kŏn-strῐk-shῠn)
narrowing
Medical Terminology Vocabulary
Algia
Dys
-ectomy
Hyper
Pain
Bad, Difficult, Painful
Surgical removal of
Above, Excessive
Algia
Pain
Dys
Bad, Difficult, Painful
370 terms
Vocabulary words- medical terminology
Adipose
Corium
cutaneous
Dermatologist
Fatty tissue
Synonym for dermis
the thin band of tissues that seals the nail plate to the skin
Specialist who diagnoses and treats skin disease
Adipose
Fatty tissue
Corium
Synonym for dermis
113 terms
Medical Terminology Medical Abbreviations
ac
ADL
ad lib
AIDS
before meals
activities of daily living
as desired
acquired immuno-deficiency syndrome
ac
before meals
ADL
activities of daily living
Medical Terminology Vocabulary
anti
aut/o
brady
circum
against
self
slow
around
anti
against
aut/o
self
29 terms
Medical Terminology Vocabulary
ETA
CNA
LVN
ATC
estimated time of arrival
certified nursing assistant
licensed vocational nurse
athletic trainer certified
ETA
estimated time of arrival
CNA
certified nursing assistant
Medical terminology Vocabulary
Cytology
Deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA)
superior
multiple myeloma
study of cells
Genes are composed of
above
tumor of bone marrow
Cytology
study of cells
Deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA)
Genes are composed of
53 terms
Introduction to Medical Terminology Vocabulary
Algia-
Dys-
-ectomy-
Hyper-
Pain
Bad, difficult ,painful
Surgical removal of ......
Above excessive
Algia-
Pain
Dys-
Bad, difficult ,painful
Medical Terminology Vocabulary
Algia
Dys
-ectomy
Hyper
Pain
Bad, Difficult, Painful
Surgical removal of
Above, Excessive
Algia
Pain
Dys
Bad, Difficult, Painful
26 terms
medical terminology vocabulary
transverse
median
frontal
superior
A imaginary line that divides the body into upper and lower p…
Vertical imaginary line that divides the body into left and r…
A imaginary line dividing the body into anterior and posterio…
Situated above or directed upward
transverse
A imaginary line that divides the body into upper and lower p…
median
Vertical imaginary line that divides the body into left and r…
Medical Terminology
-logy
-tomy
-itis
peri-
the study of
cutting into
inflammation
surrounding
-logy
the study of
-tomy
cutting into
40 terms
Medical Terminology
apnea
dyspnea
hypertension
hypotension
no breathing (temporary periods of no breathing)
difficulty breathing
high blood pressure
low blood pressure
apnea
no breathing (temporary periods of no breathing)
dyspnea
difficulty breathing
20 terms
Medical Terminology
bi
triceps
multi
bilateral
two
a muscle that arises from three heads
many
having two sides
bi
two
triceps
a muscle that arises from three heads
113 terms
Medical Terminology Medical Abbreviations
ac
ADL
ad lib
AIDS
before meals
activities of daily living
as desired
acquired immuno-deficiency syndrome
ac
before meals
ADL
activities of daily living
medical terminology vocabulary
algia
dys
ectomy
hyper
pain
bad, difficult, painful
surgical
above, excessive
algia
pain
dys
bad, difficult, painful
46 terms
Medical Terminology - Vocabulary
abduct
adduct
arteritis
arthritis
to lead away from the middle
to lead toward the middle
inflammation of an artery
inflammation of a joint
abduct
to lead away from the middle
adduct
to lead toward the middle
36 terms
Medical terminology- Vocabulary
Therm/o
Rhin/o
Ped/o
Path/o
Heat, temperature.
Nose.
Foot, child.
Disease.
Therm/o
Heat, temperature.
Rhin/o
Nose.
Medical Terminology Vocabulary
ACANTH-
ALG-
ALGES-
ALL-
thorn, spine
pain
sensitivity to pain
other, divergences, difference from
ACANTH-
thorn, spine
ALG-
pain
Medical Terminology Vocabulary
acromegaly
adenoid
afebrile
anesthesia
enlargement of extremities
resembling a gland
without a fever
without feeling or sensation
acromegaly
enlargement of extremities
adenoid
resembling a gland
39 terms
Medical Terminology
card
cyst
gastr
hemat
card... heart
cyst... bladder
gastr... stomach
hemat... blood
card
card... heart
cyst
cyst... bladder
150 terms
Medical Terminology
cardi
megal
itis
dermat
heart
enlarged
inflammation
skin
cardi
heart
megal
enlarged
350 terms
Medical Terminology
gastr-... gas truck
cardi-... cards
megal-... my gal
-itis... I test
stomach
heart
enlarged
inflammation
gastr-... gas truck
stomach
cardi-... cards
heart
Medical Terminology- Orthopedics Vocabulary
Contracture
Dislocation
Reduction
Closed Reduction
Abnormal shortening of muscle fibers, tendons, or connective…
When bones in joint are displaced from normal alignment and e…
Correcting fracture or dislocation by realigning bone- can be…
Moves bones externally.
Contracture
Abnormal shortening of muscle fibers, tendons, or connective…
Dislocation
When bones in joint are displaced from normal alignment and e…
173 terms
Medical Terminology
Prefix
Suffix
Combining form
a/an
Beginning, indicate numbers, time, position, direction, or ne…
End of word describing conditions or procedures
Word root and combining vowel enabling 2 parts
Without
Prefix
Beginning, indicate numbers, time, position, direction, or ne…
Suffix
End of word describing conditions or procedures
357 terms
Medical Terminology
-cardia
-gram
-stenosis
-plasty
heart condition
record, writing
narrowing
surgical repair
-cardia
heart condition
-gram
record, writing
medical terminology vocabulary
onychophagia
melanocytes
ecchymosis
cuticle
nail bitting
a mature melanin-forming cell, typically in the skin
a discoloring in the skin resulting from bleeding underneath,…
the outer layer of living tissue, in particular
onychophagia
nail bitting
melanocytes
a mature melanin-forming cell, typically in the skin
631 terms
Medical Terminology
Adenocarcinoma
Colorectal Adenocarcinoma
Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Pancreatic Cancer
Cancerous tumor of the stomach that usually begins in glands…
Cancerous tumor of the colon, causes blood in the feces. May…
Cancerous tumor of the liver, typically caused by a secondary…
Cancerous tumor of the pancreas, most patients are in the adv…
Adenocarcinoma
Cancerous tumor of the stomach that usually begins in glands…
Colorectal Adenocarcinoma
Cancerous tumor of the colon, causes blood in the feces. May…
88 terms
Vocabulary-Medical Terminology
Adenitis
Adenoma
Adenopathy
Anemia
Inflammation of glands
Gland shaped tumor
Disease of a gland
Decrease in erythrocytes
Adenitis
Inflammation of glands
Adenoma
Gland shaped tumor
75 terms
medical terminology
gastr-
cardi-
megal-
-itis
stomach
heart
enlarge
inflammation
gastr-
stomach
cardi-
heart
187 terms
Medical Terminology
Word Root indicates what
Combining Form
Suffix indicates what
Prefix indicates what
Body Part
Word root & Vowel
Procedure, condition, disease, or part of speech
Number, time, position, or negation
Word Root indicates what
Body Part
Combining Form
Word root & Vowel
411 terms
Medical Terminology
arthr
carcin
cardi
cephal
joint
cancer
heart
head
arthr
joint
carcin
cancer
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