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9 terms
Medical Terminology (Review Guide)
latin, greek and english
prefix
eponym
word roots
language involved with medical terminology
indicates disease, abnormal condition, direction, body positi…
medical terms based on a persons name usually accompanied by…
not always refers to body structure, organ, or system
latin, greek and english
language involved with medical terminology
prefix
indicates disease, abnormal condition, direction, body positi…
26 terms
Medical Terminology: Midterm Guide
Inflammation of bone
Disease of a gland
Slight increase in numbers of white bl…
Pertaining to producing cancer
Osteitis
Adenopathy
Leukocytosis
Carcinogenic
Inflammation of bone
Osteitis
Disease of a gland
Adenopathy
131 terms
Medical Terminology (study guide)
abduction
abscess
abrasion
acute
movement of the body part away from the midline or axis of th…
an enclosed collection of pus built up inside body tissues
rubbing or wearing away of skin or scraped area of the skin
severe symptoms and short course
abduction
movement of the body part away from the midline or axis of th…
abscess
an enclosed collection of pus built up inside body tissues
10 terms
Medical Terminology Review Guide
cyan/o
erythr/o
leuk/o
melan/o
means blue
means red
means white
means black
cyan/o
means blue
erythr/o
means red
96 terms
Medical Terminology (study guide)
abduction
abscess
abrasion
acute
movement of the body part away from the midline or axis of th…
an enclosed collection of pus built up inside body tissues
rubbing or wearing away of skin or scraped area of the skin
severe symptoms and short course
abduction
movement of the body part away from the midline or axis of th…
abscess
an enclosed collection of pus built up inside body tissues
medical terminology study guide
epidermis
squamous
biopsy
debridement
outermost non vascuar layer of the skin
a layer of flattened plate like cells that cover internal and…
removal of tissue from the body for examination
removal of contaminated or devitalized tissue from a traumati…
epidermis
outermost non vascuar layer of the skin
squamous
a layer of flattened plate like cells that cover internal and…
34 terms
Guide To Medical Terminology (Words)
Root
Affix
Prefix
Combining Vowel
basis from which a word is derived
unit of meaning added to the begining or end of a root
unit of meaning attached to the front of a word
A vowel (most often O) added to the root w/o changing the mea…
Root
basis from which a word is derived
Affix
unit of meaning added to the begining or end of a root
109 terms
Medical Terminology Study Guide
prefix
poly
hemi
sub
...
many, much
half
under, below
prefix
...
poly
many, much
119 terms
Guide to Medical Terminology (Prefix)
a-
acro-
adeno-
an-
without or absence
extremity
gland
without
a-
without or absence
acro-
extremity
119 terms
Guide to Medical Terminology (Prefixes)
a-
acro-
adeno-
an-
without or absence
extremity
gland
without
a-
without or absence
acro-
extremity
18 terms
Medical terminology test guide
Angi
Ather
Cardi/ coron
Embol
Vessel
Plague
Heart
Plug
Angi
Vessel
Ather
Plague
59 terms
Guide to Medical Terminology (Suffixes)
-ectasis
-ectomy
-embolus
-emesis
dilate
excision
a plug (in a vessel)
vomit
-ectasis
dilate
-ectomy
excision
30 terms
Medical Terminology Study guide
Dysphasia
Cardioversion
Arteriovenous Malformation (AVM)
Decubitus ulcer
impairment of speech
restoring the hearts normal rhythm by applying a controlled e…
Tangle of abnormal and poorly formed blood vessels (arteries…
Pressure ulcer, or bed sore.
Dysphasia
impairment of speech
Cardioversion
restoring the hearts normal rhythm by applying a controlled e…
224 terms
medical terminology study guide
- algia
dys-
-ECTOMY
HYPER-
pain, painful condition
BAD, DIFFICULT, OR PAINFUL
SURGICAL REMOVAL, CUTTING OUT
EXCESSIVE, INCREASED
- algia
pain, painful condition
dys-
BAD, DIFFICULT, OR PAINFUL
280 terms
Medical Terminology Study Guide
endocardium
bundle of his
av node
sa node
inner lining of the heart.
specialized muscle fibers connecting the atria with the ventr…
specialized tissue in the wall between the atria. electrical…
specialized nervous tissue in the right atrium that begins th…
endocardium
inner lining of the heart.
bundle of his
specialized muscle fibers connecting the atria with the ventr…
48 terms
medical terminology study guide
rrhapy
rrhexis
crasia
trauma
surgical suturing
rupture
mixture or blending
wound or injury
rrhapy
surgical suturing
rrhexis
rupture
56 terms
Medical Terminology Study Guide
Adduction
Hydrocephalus
Cyanosis
Mottled
toward the midline of the body
water on the brain
bluish in color
blotchy looking skin
Adduction
toward the midline of the body
Hydrocephalus
water on the brain
521 terms
Medical Terminology Study Guide
-er, -ist
-iatrician
-iatrics, -iatry
-logist
one who
practitioner
medical profession or treatment
one who studies; specialist
-er, -ist
one who
-iatrician
practitioner
137 terms
Medical Terminology Study Guide
prefix
one
many
trough
Word part added before a word root to modify it's meaning
uni
poly
dia, per, trans
prefix
Word part added before a word root to modify it's meaning
one
uni
79 terms
Medical Terminology study guide
Ambi-
Bi-
Di-
Ab-
both
two
two
away from
Ambi-
both
Bi-
two
350 terms
medical terminology study guide
gastr
cardi
megal
itis
stomach
heart
enlarged
inflammation
gastr
stomach
cardi
heart
191 terms
Medical Terminology Study Guide
midsagittal (median)
coronal (frontal)
Transverse (horizontal)
What is in the cranial cavity which is…
right and left halves
Anterior (ventral) and posterior (dorsal) aspects
Superior (upper) and inferior (lower) aspects
brain
midsagittal (median)
right and left halves
coronal (frontal)
Anterior (ventral) and posterior (dorsal) aspects
136 terms
Medical Terminology Study Guide
Medical Terminology Study Guide
Prefixes
a- = no, not or without
ab- = away from
...
Combining forms Suffixes
abdomen/o = abdomen -ac = pertaining to
acr/o = extremity -ad = toward
Medical Terminology Study Guide
...
Prefixes
Combining forms Suffixes
21 terms
Medical Terminology study guide
anti
aut/o
brady
circum
against
self
slow
around
anti
against
aut/o
self
82 terms
Medical terminology study guide
Osteocytes
Study of blood diseases
Recording of electrical activity of th…
Term for swollen glands
Bone cells
Hematology
Electrocardiogram
Lymphadenopathy
Osteocytes
Bone cells
Study of blood diseases
Hematology
91 terms
Medical Terminology Study Guide
Neurologist
Osteocytes
Hematology
Hypotension
MD specializing in disease of the nervous system
Bone Cells
Study of blood diseases
Low Blood Pressure
Neurologist
MD specializing in disease of the nervous system
Osteocytes
Bone Cells
52 terms
Study Guide: medical terminology
ABO
ADL
AHF
AIDS
major blood groups
activities of daily living
anti-hemophilic factor
acquired immunodeficiency syndrome
ABO
major blood groups
ADL
activities of daily living
191 terms
Medical Terminology Study Guide
midsagittal (median)
coronal (frontal)
Transverse (horizontal)
What is in the cranial cavity which is…
right and left halves
Anterior (ventral) and posterior (dorsal) aspects
Superior (upper) and inferior (lower) aspects
brain
midsagittal (median)
right and left halves
coronal (frontal)
Anterior (ventral) and posterior (dorsal) aspects
Medical Terminology Study Guide
midsagittal (median)
coronal (frontal)
Transverse (horizontal)
What is in the cranial cavity which is…
right and left halves
Anterior (ventral) and posterior (dorsal) aspects
Superior (upper) and inferior (lower) aspects
brain
midsagittal (median)
right and left halves
coronal (frontal)
Anterior (ventral) and posterior (dorsal) aspects
17 terms
Medical Terminology Study Guide
A&D
Abd
AMA
Bid
Admission and Discharge
Abdomen
Against Medical Advice
Twice a day
A&D
Admission and Discharge
Abd
Abdomen
191 terms
Medical Terminology Study Guide
midsagittal (median)
coronal (frontal)
Transverse (horizontal)
What is in the cranial cavity which is…
right and left halves
Anterior (ventral) and posterior (dorsal) aspects
Superior (upper) and inferior (lower) aspects
brain
midsagittal (median)
right and left halves
coronal (frontal)
Anterior (ventral) and posterior (dorsal) aspects
190 terms
Medical Terminology Study Guide
Abduction
Abscess
Abrasion
Acute
movement of a limb away from the body
...
scraping or rubbing away of a surface, such as skin or teeth,…
...
Abduction
movement of a limb away from the body
Abscess
...
18 terms
Medical Terminology Study Guide
anterior
posterior
lateral
medial
front
towards the rear
side of body
middle
anterior
front
posterior
towards the rear
191 terms
Medical Terminology Study Guide
midsagittal (median)
coronal (frontal)
Transverse (horizontal)
What is in the cranial cavity which is…
right and left halves
Anterior (ventral) and posterior (dorsal) aspects
Superior (upper) and inferior (lower) aspects
brain
midsagittal (median)
right and left halves
coronal (frontal)
Anterior (ventral) and posterior (dorsal) aspects
191 terms
Medical Terminology Study Guide
midsagittal (median)
coronal (frontal)
Transverse (horizontal)
What is in the cranial cavity which is…
right and left halves
Anterior (ventral) and posterior (dorsal) aspects
Superior (upper) and inferior (lower) aspects
brain
midsagittal (median)
right and left halves
coronal (frontal)
Anterior (ventral) and posterior (dorsal) aspects
107 terms
Medical terminology Study guide
-algia
-emia
-itis
-megaly
pain
blood condition
inflammation
enlargement
-algia
pain
-emia
blood condition
50 terms
Medical Terminology Study Guide
Anemia
Hyper
Hypo
Necrosis
Low blood count
Elevated or raised
Decreased or below
Tissue death
Anemia
Low blood count
Hyper
Elevated or raised
62 terms
Medical Terminology Study Guide
ā
abd
ABG
ac
before
abdomen
Arterial Blood Gases
before meals
ā
before
abd
abdomen
48 terms
medical terminology study guide
directional vocab
posterior
anterior
dorsal
directional vocab
at or toward the back
at or toward the front of the body
back
directional vocab
directional vocab
posterior
at or toward the back
20 terms
Medical Terminology Study Guide
Aphagia
Ascites
Constipation
Diarrhea
Inability to swallow
Accumulation of fluid within the peritoneal cavity that produ…
Infrequent or incomplete bowel movements
Frequent discharge of watery fecal matter
Aphagia
Inability to swallow
Ascites
Accumulation of fluid within the peritoneal cavity that produ…
191 terms
Medical Terminology Study Guide
midsagittal (median)
coronal (frontal)
Transverse (horizontal)
What is in the cranial cavity which is…
right and left halves
Anterior (ventral) and posterior (dorsal) aspects
Superior (upper) and inferior (lower) aspects
brain
midsagittal (median)
right and left halves
coronal (frontal)
Anterior (ventral) and posterior (dorsal) aspects
191 terms
Medical Terminology Study Guide
midsagittal (median)
coronal (frontal)
Transverse (horizontal)
What is in the cranial cavity which is…
right and left halves
Anterior (ventral) and posterior (dorsal) aspects
Superior (upper) and inferior (lower) aspects
brain
midsagittal (median)
right and left halves
coronal (frontal)
Anterior (ventral) and posterior (dorsal) aspects
100 terms
Medical Terminology Study Guide
Endometrium
Aden/o
Parathyroid
Append/o
Inner layer of the uterine wall
Gland
Regulates calcium level in blood... Stimulates bone breakdown
Appendix
Endometrium
Inner layer of the uterine wall
Aden/o
Gland
51 terms
Medical terminology study guide
Colostomy
Atrophy
Metastasis
Laparascope
Opening of the large intestine to the outside of the body
No development; shrinkage of cells
Beyond control; spread of a cancerous tumor to another organ
Instrument to visually examine the abdomen
Colostomy
Opening of the large intestine to the outside of the body
Atrophy
No development; shrinkage of cells
23 terms
study guide medical terminology
algia
cele
centesis
cyte
pain
hernia
surgical puncture to remove fluid
cell
algia
pain
cele
hernia
191 terms
Medical Terminology Study Guide
midsagittal (median)
coronal (frontal)
Transverse (horizontal)
What is in the cranial cavity which is…
right and left halves
Anterior (ventral) and posterior (dorsal) aspects
Superior (upper) and inferior (lower) aspects
brain
midsagittal (median)
right and left halves
coronal (frontal)
Anterior (ventral) and posterior (dorsal) aspects
191 terms
Medical Terminology Study Guide
midsagittal (median)
coronal (frontal)
Transverse (horizontal)
What is in the cranial cavity which is…
right and left halves
Anterior (ventral) and posterior (dorsal) aspects
Superior (upper) and inferior (lower) aspects
brain
midsagittal (median)
right and left halves
coronal (frontal)
Anterior (ventral) and posterior (dorsal) aspects
176 terms
Medical terminology study guide
A, an-
Ab-, de-
Ad-
Albin-
Without... Aphasia = loss of ability to speak, write, comprehen…
From, away from... Abduct = move away from midline of body... Delu…
Toward, in the direction of... Adduct = move toward midline of…
White ... Albinism = absence of melanin in skin, hair, and irises
A, an-
Without... Aphasia = loss of ability to speak, write, comprehen…
Ab-, de-
From, away from... Abduct = move away from midline of body... Delu…
43 terms
Medical Terminology Study Guide
The medical term for the thigh bone is…
The suffix -edema means swelling
Tears are produced by the nasal lacrim…
The retina layer of the eye is respons…
True
True
True
False
The medical term for the thigh bone is…
True
The suffix -edema means swelling
True
85 terms
medical terminology study guide
suffix
-sis ans -ism
suffix that means inflammation
arteriosclerosis
ending word that modifies the root
condition of
itis
the thickening and hardening of the walls of the arteries, oc…
suffix
ending word that modifies the root
-sis ans -ism
condition of
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