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55 terms
Medical Terminology - Pathology (Skeletal System)
arthralgia
bursitis
callus
chondromalacia
joint pain
inflammation of a bursa
mass of bone tissue that forms at a fracture site during its…
softening of the cartilage
arthralgia
joint pain
bursitis
inflammation of a bursa
48 terms
Medical Terminology Digestive System Pathology
Anorexia
Ascites
Borborygmus
Constipation
Lack of appetite
Abnormal accumulation of fluid in the abdomen
Rumbling or gurgling of gas, fluid or both in the GI tract
Difficulty in passing stools
Anorexia
Lack of appetite
Ascites
Abnormal accumulation of fluid in the abdomen
51 terms
Medical Terminology: Cardiovascular System Pathology
cardiology
cardiovascular technicion
angiitis
angiospasm
the branch of medicine involving diagnosis and treatment of c…
Heathcare professional trained to perform a variety of diagno…
inflammation of a vessel
An involuntary muscle contraction of the smooth muscle in the…
cardiology
the branch of medicine involving diagnosis and treatment of c…
cardiovascular technicion
Heathcare professional trained to perform a variety of diagno…
10 terms
Medical Terminology - Digestive System (Pathology)
Cholelithiasis
Cirrhosis
Colonic Polyosis
Diverticulosis
Abnormal condition of gallstones.
Chronic disease of the liver with degeneration of liver cells.
Condition in which polyps protrude from the mocous membrane l…
Abnormal condition of small pouches or sacs (diverticula) in…
Cholelithiasis
Abnormal condition of gallstones.
Cirrhosis
Chronic disease of the liver with degeneration of liver cells.
38 terms
Medical Terminology: Gastrointestinal System - Pathology
Stomatitis
Glossitis
Aerophagia
Leukoplakia
Inflammation of mouth
Inflammation of the tongue
Swallowing air
White spots in mouth, can indicate precancer
Stomatitis
Inflammation of mouth
Glossitis
Inflammation of the tongue
25 terms
nervous system medical terminology: pathology
hydrocephalus
spina bifida
alzheimer disease (AD)
amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
abnormal accumilation of fluid in brain
congential defects in the lumbar spinal column caused by impe…
brain disorder with dementia
degenerative disorder of motor neurons in spinal cord and bra…
hydrocephalus
abnormal accumilation of fluid in brain
spina bifida
congential defects in the lumbar spinal column caused by impe…
9 terms
Medical Terminology - Respiratory System (Pathology)
Asphyxia
Asthma
Atelectasis
Emphysema
Extreme decrease in the amount of oxygen in the body with inc…
Spasm and narrowing of bronchi, leading to bronchial airway o…
Collapsed lung (ATEL/O means incomplete, and -ECTASIS indicat…
Hyperinflation of air sacs with destruction of alveolar walls…
Asphyxia
Extreme decrease in the amount of oxygen in the body with inc…
Asthma
Spasm and narrowing of bronchi, leading to bronchial airway o…
90 terms
THE SKELETAL SYSTEM & PATHOLOGY - Medical Terminology
periosteum
medullary
endosteum
articular cartilage
outermost covering of the bone
inner section
tissue that lines the medullary cavity
covers the surfaces of bones where they come together to form…
periosteum
outermost covering of the bone
medullary
inner section
70 terms
THE INTEGUMENTARY SYSTEM & PATHOLOGY - Medical Terminology
cutaneous
epidermis
melanocyte
dermis
relating to skin
outermost layer of skin
cell that produces/contains a pigment known as melanin
thick layer of living tissue below the epidermis
cutaneous
relating to skin
epidermis
outermost layer of skin
70 terms
THE MUSCULAR SYSTEM & PATHOLOGY - Medical Terminology
fascia
myofascial
tendon
aponeurosis
sheet of fibrous tissue that covers, supports & separates mus…
pertaining to muscle & fascia
narrow band of dense, fibrous CT that connects the muscle to…
sheetlike fibrous CT which resembles a flattened tendon
fascia
sheet of fibrous tissue that covers, supports & separates mus…
myofascial
pertaining to muscle & fascia
46 terms
Nervous system pathology - Medical Terminology
dur/o
encephal/o
gli/o
lept/o
dura mater
brain
glial cells
thin, slender
dur/o
dura mater
encephal/o
brain
30 terms
Medical Terminology: Respiratory System - Pathology
Emphysema
Orthopnea
Bronchitis
Asthma
Alveoli lose elasticity making it hard to exhale old air
Having to breathe sitting up
Inflammation of bronchi caused by bacteria, viruses, or chemi…
Produces severe bronchospasms and difficult breathing
Emphysema
Alveoli lose elasticity making it hard to exhale old air
Orthopnea
Having to breathe sitting up
36 terms
Medical Terminology: Skeletal System - Pathology
Tendons
Classifications of fractures
Closed or simple
Open or compound
Connect bone to muscle
Closed or simple, open or compound, complicated
The bone is broken but there is no other tissue damage or bro…
Broken sharp edge of bone breaks skin and protrudes
Tendons
Connect bone to muscle
Classifications of fractures
Closed or simple, open or compound, complicated
24 terms
Medical Terminology: Cardiovascular system- Pathology
Artheromatous plaque
Ischemia
Infarct
Angina pectoris
Fat deposited in artery
Deficiency of blood supply to tissues
Localized area of necrosis from lack of oxygen due to total b…
Chest pain caused by a lack of blood and oxygen in cardiac mu…
Artheromatous plaque
Fat deposited in artery
Ischemia
Deficiency of blood supply to tissues
42 terms
Medical Terminology: Digestive System (Pathology)
anorexia
appendicitis
ascites
borborygmus
lack or loss of appetite
inflammation of the appendix, usually due to obstruction or i…
abnormal accumulation of fluid in the abdominal cavity
gurgling noises audible by passage of gas through the liquid…
anorexia
lack or loss of appetite
appendicitis
inflammation of the appendix, usually due to obstruction or i…
77 terms
Medical Terminology- Digestive System & Pathology
Rugae
Uvula
Papillae
Salivia
They're the irregular ridges covering the mucous membrane of…
A small, soft tissue projection that hands from the soft pala…
These are small raised areas on the tongue, that contain tast…
Saliva is secreted from ducts into the oral cavity. The avera…
Rugae
They're the irregular ridges covering the mucous membrane of…
Uvula
A small, soft tissue projection that hands from the soft pala…
56 terms
Medical Terminology: Digestive System Pathology
anorexia
ascites
borborygmus (plural: borborygmi)
constipation
lack of appetite
abnormal accumulation of fluid in the abdomen
rumbling or gurgling noise produced by the movement of gas, f…
difficulty in passing stools
anorexia
lack of appetite
ascites
abnormal accumulation of fluid in the abdomen
41 terms
Medical Terminology: Integumentary System (Pathology)
abscess
acne
alopecia
bowen disease
localized collection of pus at site of infection
inflammatory disease of sebacceous glands and hair follicles
baldness
red-brown scaly or crusted lesions that look like psoriasis
abscess
localized collection of pus at site of infection
acne
inflammatory disease of sebacceous glands and hair follicles
16 terms
Medical terminology and pathology NERVOUS SYSTEM
cerebell/o
cerebr/o
encephal/o
medull/o
cerebellum
cerebrum
brain
medulla oblongata
cerebell/o
cerebellum
cerebr/o
cerebrum
91 terms
Medical Terminology, Chapter 14: Endocrine System (pathology)
endocrinology
endocrinologist
cretinism
myxedema
branch of medicine concerned with endocrine disorders.
physician who specializes in diagnoses and treatment of endoc…
hypothyroidism in infants. disorder leads to mental retardati…
hypothyroidism in adulthood. signs: edema, low blood levels o…
endocrinology
branch of medicine concerned with endocrine disorders.
endocrinologist
physician who specializes in diagnoses and treatment of endoc…
39 terms
Medical Terminology: Female Reproductive System (Pathology)
gynecology... gynec/o = woman... -ology = st…
neonatology... neo = new... nat/o = birth... -o…
obstetrics (OB)
amenorrhea... a = without... men/o = menstra…
Branch of medicine specializing in the diagnosis and treatmen…
Branch of medicine specializing in the diagnosis and treatmen…
Branch of medicine specializing in the diagnosis and treatmen…
Condition of having no menstrual flow.
gynecology... gynec/o = woman... -ology = st…
Branch of medicine specializing in the diagnosis and treatmen…
neonatology... neo = new... nat/o = birth... -o…
Branch of medicine specializing in the diagnosis and treatmen…
129 terms
Medical Terminology, Chapter 15: Nervous System (Pathology)
dyskinesia
neurology
neurologist
psychiatry
movement disorders characterized by involuntary movements lik…
branch of medicine concerned with neurological diseases.
physician who specialized in diagnoses and treatment of nervo…
branch of medicine concerned with mental illnesses.
dyskinesia
movement disorders characterized by involuntary movements lik…
neurology
branch of medicine concerned with neurological diseases.
28 terms
Medical Terminology Nervous System Chap 10 Pathology
Hydrocephalus
Spina Bifida
Alzheimer disease
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
Abnormal accumulation of fluid in the brain
Congenital defects in the lumbar spinal column caused by impe…
Brain disorder marked by gradual and progressive mental deter…
Degenerative disorder of motor neurons in the spinal cord and…
Hydrocephalus
Abnormal accumulation of fluid in the brain
Spina Bifida
Congenital defects in the lumbar spinal column caused by impe…
25 terms
Medical terminology Chapter 10 Musculoskeletal system Pathology
Orthopedics
Orthopedist
Rheumatologist
Doctor of Osteopathy (DO)
branch of medicine concerned with prevention, diagnosis, care…
physician specializing in diagnoses and treatment of musculos…
physician who specializes in treating joint disease.
physician who maintains that good health requires proper alig…
Orthopedics
branch of medicine concerned with prevention, diagnosis, care…
Orthopedist
physician specializing in diagnoses and treatment of musculos…
80 terms
Medical Terminology, Chapter 8: Cardiovascular System (pathology)
angina
arrythmia
syncope
cardiology
mild to severe suffocating chest pains caused by inadequate b…
irregularity in rate or rhythm of the heart; also called dysr…
lost of consciousness. partial or complete loss of consciousn…
The study of the heart. medical specialty concerned with diso…
angina
mild to severe suffocating chest pains caused by inadequate b…
arrythmia
irregularity in rate or rhythm of the heart; also called dysr…
27 terms
Medical Terminology: The Hematic System Pathology (ch 6)
hematology
blood clot
coagulate
dyscrasia
the branch of medicine specializing in treatment of diseases…
the hard collection of fibrin, blood cells, and tissue debris…
to convert from a liquid to a a gel or solid
a general term indicating the presence of a disease affecting…
hematology
the branch of medicine specializing in treatment of diseases…
blood clot
the hard collection of fibrin, blood cells, and tissue debris…
13 terms
Ch.3 pathology of skeletal system ( Medical Terminology)
Arthritis
Osteoarthritis
Gouty arthritis(gout)
Rheumatoid arthritis
Inflammatory condition of one or more joints
OA, wear and tear or degenerative
Characterized by deposits of uric acid
RA, chronic autoimmune disorder of the joints, joints are pai…
Arthritis
Inflammatory condition of one or more joints
Osteoarthritis
OA, wear and tear or degenerative
10 terms
Medical Terminology: 7.3 Urinary System - Pathology
Cystitis
Nephroptosis
Urethroplasty
Vesicoureteral reflux
Inflammatory condition of the urinary bladder
Downward displacement or drooping of a kidney
Surgical procedure for the repair of the urethra
An abnormal backflow of urine from the bladder to the ureter
Cystitis
Inflammatory condition of the urinary bladder
Nephroptosis
Downward displacement or drooping of a kidney
22 terms
Medical Terminology: Urinary System- Pathology, Lab
Pyelonephritis
Pyuria
Oliguria
Edema
Inflammation of kidney pelvis
Pus in urine
Decreased production of urine
Swelling due to retained fluid
Pyelonephritis
Inflammation of kidney pelvis
Pyuria
Pus in urine
42 terms
Medical Terminology- Integumentary System Signs & Symtoms Pathology
Abrasion
An-hi-dro-sis
Comedo
Contusion
a scraping away of the skin surface by friction (falling on t…
abnormal condition of no sweat
collection of hardened sebum in hair follicle. Also known as…
Injury caused by a blow to the body; causes swelling, pain, a…
Abrasion
a scraping away of the skin surface by friction (falling on t…
An-hi-dro-sis
abnormal condition of no sweat
12 terms
Medical Terminology Chapte 5: Digestive System: Pathology
anorexia
ascites
borborygmus (plural: borborygmi)
constipation
lack of appetite
abnormal accumulation of fluid in the abdomen
rumbling or gurgling noise produced by the movement of gas, f…
difficulty passing stools
anorexia
lack of appetite
ascites
abnormal accumulation of fluid in the abdomen
10 terms
Medical Terminology: 5.3 Digestive System - 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
42 terms
Medical Terminology: Sensory System - Pathology, Pharm., Clinic
Refraction
Myopia
Hyperopia
Astigmatism
Bending of light
Nearsightedness caused by an elongated eyeball
Farsightedness caused by a short eyeball
Poor vision bc of misshapen eyeball
Refraction
Bending of light
Myopia
Nearsightedness caused by an elongated eyeball
91 terms
Medical Terminology: Integumentary System, Pathology (Signs & Symptoms)
dermatology... derm/o = skin... -ology = st…
plastic surgery
abrasion
anhidrosis... an = without... hidr/o =sweat…
Branch of medicine involving diagnosis and treament of condit…
Surgical specialty involved in repair, reconstruction, or imp…
A scraping away of the skin surface by friction.
Abnormal condition of no sweat.
dermatology... derm/o = skin... -ology = st…
Branch of medicine involving diagnosis and treament of condit…
plastic surgery
Surgical specialty involved in repair, reconstruction, or imp…
27 terms
Medical Terminology Ch. 5 Pathology of Digestive System
Anorexia
Ascites
Borborygmus
Constipation
Lack of appetite
Abnormal accumulation of fluid in the abdomen
Rumbling or gurgling noise produced by movement of gas and/or…
Difficulty in passing stools
Anorexia
Lack of appetite
Ascites
Abnormal accumulation of fluid in the abdomen
38 terms
Medical Terminology Systems Chapter 6 Pathology
Asymtomatic
Gastroenterology
Gastroenterologist
Ulcer
What are digestive disorders that do not manifest systems
What is the branch of medicine concerned with digestive disea…
Who is the physician who specializes in the diagnoses and tre…
What is a circumscribed open sore on the skin or mucous membr…
Asymtomatic
What are digestive disorders that do not manifest systems
Gastroenterology
What is the branch of medicine concerned with digestive disea…
71 terms
Medical Terminology, Chapter 7: Respiratory System (Pathologies)
signs & symptoms of respiratory disord…
chronic obstructive pulmonary disease…
Asthma
bronchospasms
cough (dry or productive), chest pain, altered breathing patt…
respiratory disorders that produce chronic partial obstructio…
type of COPD. spasms in bronchial passages (bronchospasms) th…
involuntary muscular twitching of the bronchus.
signs & symptoms of respiratory disord…
cough (dry or productive), chest pain, altered breathing patt…
chronic obstructive pulmonary disease…
respiratory disorders that produce chronic partial obstructio…
42 terms
Chapter 5 Pathology of the Digestive System Medical Terminology
anorexia
ascites
borborygmus
constipation
lack of appetite associated with emotional problems
abnormal accumulation of fluid in the abdomen
rumbling or gurgling noise produced by the movement of gas, f…
difficulty in passing stool
anorexia
lack of appetite associated with emotional problems
ascites
abnormal accumulation of fluid in the abdomen
12 terms
Medical Terminology: Muscular System - Pathology/Pharmacy/Clinic
Muscular Dystrophy
Myasthenia gravis
Acetylcholine
Myoma
Caused by weak or defective development of the muscles, leads…
Acetylcholine is not released at nerve endings, impulses aren…
Released by neurons to facilitate transmission of nerve impul…
Tumor of muscle tissue
Muscular Dystrophy
Caused by weak or defective development of the muscles, leads…
Myasthenia gravis
Acetylcholine is not released at nerve endings, impulses aren…
67 terms
Medical Terminology - Musculoskeletal System: Pathological Vocab
spina bifida
rickets
rigidity / rigor
calcar / spur
congenital defect with deformity of the spinal column; birth…
disease of the skeletal system system, usually caused by vita…
stiffness / stiffening; usually from a disease; involves musc…
bony projection; abormal growth out of bone
spina bifida
congenital defect with deformity of the spinal column; birth…
rickets
disease of the skeletal system system, usually caused by vita…
111 terms
MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY - CHAPTER 5 - DIGESTIVE SYSTEM AND PATHOLOGIES
an/o
append/o
appendic/o
bucc/o
anus
appendix
appendix (C)
cheek
an/o
anus
append/o
appendix
12 terms
Medical Terminology Cardiovascular System Pathological Conditions of the Heart
angina pectoris
cardiac tamponade
cardiomyopathy
congestive heart failure
Severe pain and constriction about the heart, usually radiati…
Compression of the heart caused by the accumulation of blood…
A disease of the heart muscle itself, primarily affecting the…
Condition characterized by weakness, breathlessness, and abdo…
angina pectoris
Severe pain and constriction about the heart, usually radiati…
cardiac tamponade
Compression of the heart caused by the accumulation of blood…
14 terms
Medical Terminology : Digestive System | Pathological Conditions
Aphthous stomatitis
Dental caries
Herpetologist stomatitis
Oral leukoplakia
Inflamatiom of the mouth with small, painful ulcers
Tooth decay
Inflammation of the mouth caused by infection with the herpes…
White plaques or patches on the mucosa of the mouth
Aphthous stomatitis
Inflamatiom of the mouth with small, painful ulcers
Dental caries
Tooth decay
41 terms
Medical Terminology Systems: Diagnostic, Pathological, and Related Suffixes
-gram
-graph
-graphy
-meter
Record, writing
Instrument for recording
Process of recording
Instrument for measuring
-gram
Record, writing
-graph
Instrument for recording
122 terms
Medical Terminology, Chapter 6: Digestive System (Medical Word Elements, Pathology)
gloss/o
lingu/o
glossectomy
lingual
tongue
tongue
removal of all or part of the tongue
pertaining to the tongue
gloss/o
tongue
lingu/o
tongue
10 terms
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
98 terms
Medical terminology ch12 Nervous system. pathology terms
anesthesiology
neurology
neurosurgery
absence seizure
Branch of medicine specializing in all aspects of anethesia,…
Branch of medicine concerned with diagnosis and treatment of…
Branch of medicine concerned with treating conditions and dis…
Type of epileptic seizure that lasts only a few seconds to ha…
anesthesiology
Branch of medicine specializing in all aspects of anethesia,…
neurology
Branch of medicine concerned with diagnosis and treatment of…
122 terms
Medical Terminology, Chapter 6: Digestive System (Medical Word Elements, Pathology)
gloss/o
lingu/o
glossectomy
lingual
tongue
tongue
removal of all or part of the tongue
pertaining to the tongue
gloss/o
tongue
lingu/o
tongue
26 terms
Medical Terminology Davi-Ellen Chabner - Respiratory System Pathology
asphyxia
asthma
atelectasis
emphysema
extreme decrease in amount of oxygen in the body with increas…
spasm and narrowing of bronchi, leading to bronchial airway o…
collapsed lung (atel/o - incomplete, -ectasis indicates dilat…
hyperinflation of air sacs with destruction of alveolar walls…
asphyxia
extreme decrease in amount of oxygen in the body with increas…
asthma
spasm and narrowing of bronchi, leading to bronchial airway o…
128 terms
Medical Terminology, Chapter 9: Blood, Lymph & Immune System (pathology)
Lymphatic disorders
immune disorders
hematology
hematologist
commonly assoc. with edema & lymphadenopathy. tissues are swo…
abnormally heightened immune responses to antigens (allergies…
branch of medicine that studies blood cells, blood-clotting m…
physician who specializes in branch of medicine that studies…
Lymphatic disorders
commonly assoc. with edema & lymphadenopathy. tissues are swo…
immune disorders
abnormally heightened immune responses to antigens (allergies…
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