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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
187 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
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
119 terms
Guide to Medical Terminology (Prefixes)
a-
acro-
adeno-
an-
without or absence
extremity
gland
without
a-
without or absence
acro-
extremity
119 terms
Guide to Medical Terminology (Prefix)
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
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
59 terms
Guide to Medical Terminology (Suffixes)
-ectasis
-ectomy
-embolus
-emesis
dilate
excision
a plug (in a vessel)
vomit
-ectasis
dilate
-ectomy
excision
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…
109 terms
Medical Terminology Study Guide
prefix
poly
hemi
sub
...
many, much
half
under, below
prefix
...
poly
many, much
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
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
107 terms
Medical terminology Study guide
-algia
-emia
-itis
-megaly
pain
blood condition
inflammation
enlargement
-algia
pain
-emia
blood condition
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
79 terms
Medical Terminology study guide
Ambi-
Bi-
Di-
Ab-
both
two
two
away from
Ambi-
both
Bi-
two
48 terms
medical terminology study guide
rrhapy
rrhexis
crasia
trauma
surgical suturing
rupture
mixture or blending
wound or injury
rrhapy
surgical suturing
rrhexis
rupture
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
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…
Medical Terminology- Root guide 9
Actin-
-agra
Cortic- ... cortex
glyc
Radiation
pain, gout
outer layer
sugar
Actin-
Radiation
-agra
pain, gout
Medical Terminology- root guide 7
anthrax, anthrac
aux-... -auxe... -auxis
Bacter(i)
bronch(i)-
coal; anthrax
grow, increase
bacterium
bronchus
anthrax, anthrac
coal; anthrax
aux-... -auxe... -auxis
grow, increase
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
71 terms
Medical Terminology Study Guide
Autonomic Nervous System
Sympathetic Nervous System
Parasympathetic Nervous System
Hemiplegia
The part of the vertebrate nervous system that regulates invo…
The branch of the autonomic nervous system that supplies moto…
Branch of the autonomic nervous system that sends motor signa…
total or partial paralysis of one side of the body that resul…
Autonomic Nervous System
The part of the vertebrate nervous system that regulates invo…
Sympathetic Nervous System
The branch of the autonomic nervous system that supplies moto…
18 terms
Medical Terminology Study Guide
anterior
posterior
lateral
medial
front
towards the rear
side of body
middle
anterior
front
posterior
towards the rear
23 terms
study guide medical terminology
algia
cele
centesis
cyte
pain
hernia
surgical puncture to remove fluid
cell
algia
pain
cele
hernia
Medical Terminology Study Guide
NPO
CPR
CVA
SC
nil per os, nothing by mouth
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
Cerebrovascular accident, stroke
subcutaneous, under skin
NPO
nil per os, nothing by mouth
CPR
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
Medical Terminology study guide
anti
aut/o
brady
circum
against
self
slow
around
anti
against
aut/o
self
121 terms
Medical Terminology Study Guide
Anatomical Starting Point
Planes
Sagittal
Transverse
Universal Starting Point
Fixed lines of reference along which the body is divded
Planes create a left and right side of the body
Plane create a top and bottom side of the body
Anatomical Starting Point
Universal Starting Point
Planes
Fixed lines of reference along which the body is divded
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
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
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
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
191 terms
Medical Terminology Study Guide
coronal (frontal)
midsagittal (median)
Transverse (horizontal)
What is in the cranial cavity which is…
Anterior (ventral) and posterior (dorsal) aspects
right and left halves
Superior (upper) and inferior (lower) aspects
brain
coronal (frontal)
Anterior (ventral) and posterior (dorsal) aspects
midsagittal (median)
right and left halves
10 terms
Medical Terminology study guide
Ana
Hom
Iso
My(o)
Up back again
Same or like
Equal
Pertaining to muscle
Ana
Up back again
Hom
Same or like
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
254 terms
Medical Terminology Study Guide
The word root for liver is:
The word root in a medical term usuall…
Arthr/o is an example of
a combining form (CF) is a word root p…
Hepat
Anatomical structure
combining form
vowel
The word root for liver is:
Hepat
The word root in a medical term usuall…
Anatomical structure
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
orbital
mantal
mammy
lumbar
around the eyes
chin
breast area
below the infrascopular area
orbital
around the eyes
mantal
chin
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
32 terms
MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY STUDY GUIDE
RNA, antigen, CD4
aplastic, eurythrocytes, folic acid, i…
lymphocytes, platelets
phagocytosis, most, eosinophils, chemi…
The different types of HIV tests are... - ELISA... - western blot... -…
What are the different types of anemia... -___________ anemia ca…
What are the formed elements and alternative names for each e…
LEUKOCYTES... 1.) Neutrophils... - _______: engulf and destroy bac…
RNA, antigen, CD4
The different types of HIV tests are... - ELISA... - western blot... -…
aplastic, eurythrocytes, folic acid, i…
What are the different types of anemia... -___________ anemia ca…
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
Medical Terminology Study Guide
Lymphoma
Tachypnea
Bradycardia
hematoma
Tumor of the lymph nodes
Rapid Breathing
slow heart
Tumor of the blood
Lymphoma
Tumor of the lymph nodes
Tachypnea
Rapid Breathing
35 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
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