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Human Diseases and Conditions
Ablation
Acidemia
Amblyopia
Amnesia
excision or removal
A decreased pH of the blood
reduced vision in an eye without a detectable organic lesion
loss of memory, inability to recall past experiences
Ablation
excision or removal
Acidemia
A decreased pH of the blood
18 terms
Human Diseases and Conditions, Chapter 9
Function of the Respiratory System
Process of Breathing
Common Cold Etiology
Common Cold Treatment
The primary function of the pulmonary system is ventilation a…
The lungs, along with the kidneys, have a major metabolic fun…
The common cold is a a group of minor illnesses that can be c…
Antibiotics are of little value in the treating viral infecti…
Function of the Respiratory System
The primary function of the pulmonary system is ventilation a…
Process of Breathing
The lungs, along with the kidneys, have a major metabolic fun…
93 terms
Human Diseases and Conditions, chapter 6
Orderly Functioning of the Integumenta…
Accessory organs of the Integumentary…
Skin Functions
Vitamin D
The system comprising the skin and its accessory organs (hair…
Hair, nails and glands
one of the largest organs, protects the body from trauma, inf…
is synthesized by the skin when it is exposed to the sunlight.
Orderly Functioning of the Integumenta…
The system comprising the skin and its accessory organs (hair…
Accessory organs of the Integumentary…
Hair, nails and glands
88 terms
Human Diseases and Conditions, Chapter 8
Digestive System Function
Units or Organs of digestive system
The accessory organs locations
Accessory Organs
Comprises of alimentary canal ... digestive tract and the access…
must be normal in structure and function to regular the inges…
outside the gastrointestinal (GI) tract, manufacture and secr…
Salivary glands... Liver... Gallbladder... Pancreas
Digestive System Function
Comprises of alimentary canal ... digestive tract and the access…
Units or Organs of digestive system
must be normal in structure and function to regular the inges…
19 terms
Human Diseases and Conditions
Abduct
Abruptio placenta
Ablation
Abcess
move an arm or leg away from the body
detachment of the placenta from the uterus before birth; ofte…
excision or removal
a localized collection of puss surrounded by swollen tissue
Abduct
move an arm or leg away from the body
Abruptio placenta
detachment of the placenta from the uterus before birth; ofte…
97 terms
Human Diseases and Conditions Chapter 5
Functional Process of the Eye
Parts of the Eye
Eyeball
Sclera
1) the images are formed on the retina; 2) the rods and cones…
Eyeball, Sclera, cornea, choroid, ciliary body, iris, retina
similar in shape to a sphere and is composed of a wall of pri…
the outermost layer, consists of though fibrous connective ti…
Functional Process of the Eye
1) the images are formed on the retina; 2) the rods and cones…
Parts of the Eye
Eyeball, Sclera, cornea, choroid, ciliary body, iris, retina
370 terms
Human Diseases and Conditions (Vocab)
Abduct
Abruptio placentae
Ablation
Abscess
move an arm or leg away from the body
detachment of the placenta from the uterus before birth; ofte…
excision or removal
localized collection of pus surrounded by swollen tissue
Abduct
move an arm or leg away from the body
Abruptio placentae
detachment of the placenta from the uterus before birth; ofte…
146 terms
Conditions and Diseases of the Human Body
abruptio placentae
acne
acrochordon (skin tags)
acromegaly
condition where placenta prematurely detaches from the uterin…
a skin condition caused by inflamed and infected sebaceous gl…
small benign skin growths attached by a stalk; Skin tags are…
enlargement of (the bones of the) extremities and (the bones…
abruptio placentae
condition where placenta prematurely detaches from the uterin…
acne
a skin condition caused by inflamed and infected sebaceous gl…
437 terms
Conditions and Disease of the Human Body
acrochordon (skin tags)
actinic dermatitis
adenitis
amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)(Lo…
small benign skin growths attached by a stalk; Skin tags are…
a chronic dermatitis due to photosensitivity to the sun. Othe…
inflammation of a gland Inflammation
progressive,fatal disease that causes degeneration of muscles…
acrochordon (skin tags)
small benign skin growths attached by a stalk; Skin tags are…
actinic dermatitis
a chronic dermatitis due to photosensitivity to the sun. Othe…
198 terms
Conditions and Diseases of the Human Body
abruptio placentae
acne
acrochordon (skin tags)
acromegaly
condition where placenta prematurely detaches from the uterin…
a skin condition caused by inflamed and infected sebaceous gl…
small benign skin growths attached by a stalk; Skin tags are…
enlargement of (the bones of the) extremities and (the bones…
abruptio placentae
condition where placenta prematurely detaches from the uterin…
acne
a skin condition caused by inflamed and infected sebaceous gl…
23 terms
Human Diseases and Conditions - Chapter 3 - Immunologic Diseases and Conditions - Disorders
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
Common Variable Immunodeficiency / Acq…
Selective Immunoglobulin A Deficiency
X-linked Agammaglobulinemia / Bruton's…
a progressive impairment of the immune system caused by the h…
an acquired B-cell deficiency that results in an absence of a…
a reported but rare disorder in which the patient fails to pr…
a condition of severe B cell deficiency
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
a progressive impairment of the immune system caused by the h…
Common Variable Immunodeficiency / Acq…
an acquired B-cell deficiency that results in an absence of a…
21 terms
Human Diseases and Conditions: Chapter 2
Acetabulum
Acynotic
Adenosarcoma
Amniocentesis
The cup-shaped cavity in which the ball-shaped head of the fe…
Absence of a bluish appearance of the skin and mucous membranes
A cancerous gland-like tumor, such as Wilms' tumor
A needle puncture into the uterine cavity to remove amniotic…
Acetabulum
The cup-shaped cavity in which the ball-shaped head of the fe…
Acynotic
Absence of a bluish appearance of the skin and mucous membranes
35 terms
Chpt 15 human diseases and conditions
open trauma
abrasion
avulsion
puncture wounds
tetanus toxoid prophylaxis (protective treatment) organisms t…
soft tissue injury where the outer layers of skin have been s…
etiology-mechanism of this kind of injury is usually one in w…
treatment- copious irrigation of the wound with sterile fluid
open trauma
tetanus toxoid prophylaxis (protective treatment) organisms t…
abrasion
soft tissue injury where the outer layers of skin have been s…
97 terms
Human Diseases and Conditions Chapter 5
Functional Process of the Eye
Parts of the Eye
Eyeball
Sclera
1) the images are formed on the retina; 2) the rods and cones…
Eyeball, Sclera, cornea, choroid, ciliary body, iris, retina
similar in shape to a sphere and is composed of a wall of pri…
the outermost layer, consists of though fibrous connective ti…
Functional Process of the Eye
1) the images are formed on the retina; 2) the rods and cones…
Parts of the Eye
Eyeball, Sclera, cornea, choroid, ciliary body, iris, retina
18 terms
Human Diseases and Conditions, Chapter 9
Primary function of the respiratory Sy…
Process of Breathing
Common cold etiology
Common cold treatment
ventilation and respiration
The lungs, along with the kidneys, have a major metabolic fun…
The common cold is a group of minor illnesses that can be cau…
Antibiotics are of little value in treating viral infections
Primary function of the respiratory Sy…
ventilation and respiration
Process of Breathing
The lungs, along with the kidneys, have a major metabolic fun…
95 terms
Human Diseases and Conditions Chapter 3
anticholinesterase
autoimmune
candidiasis
collagen
Any enzyme that counteracts the action of the choline esters
an immune response resulting in the presence of self-antigens…
an infection caused by fungi of the genus Monilia or Candida…
a fibrous scleroprotein in bone and cartilage and tendon and…
anticholinesterase
Any enzyme that counteracts the action of the choline esters
autoimmune
an immune response resulting in the presence of self-antigens…
90 terms
Human Diseases and Condition Chapter 4
acidosis
corticotropin
epiphyseal
gonadotropin
abnormally high acidity (excess hydrogen-ion concentration) o…
a hormone secreted by the anterior lobe of the pituitary
the long end of a bone where growth occurs
a hormone that stimulates the testes and the ovaries to funct…
acidosis
abnormally high acidity (excess hydrogen-ion concentration) o…
corticotropin
a hormone secreted by the anterior lobe of the pituitary
18 terms
Human Diseases and Conditions, Chapter 9
Primary function of the respiratory Sy…
Process of Breathing
Common cold etiology
Common cold treatment
ventilation and respiration
The lungs, along with the kidneys, have a major metabolic fun…
The common cold is a group of minor illnesses that can be cau…
Antibiotics are of little value in treating viral infections
Primary function of the respiratory Sy…
ventilation and respiration
Process of Breathing
The lungs, along with the kidneys, have a major metabolic fun…
95 terms
Human Diseases and Conditions Chapter 3
anticholinesterase
autoimmune
candidiasis
collagen
Any enzyme that counteracts the action of the choline esters
an immune response resulting in the presence of self-antigens…
an infection caused by fungi of the genus Monilia or Candida…
a fibrous scleroprotein in bone and cartilage and tendon and…
anticholinesterase
Any enzyme that counteracts the action of the choline esters
autoimmune
an immune response resulting in the presence of self-antigens…
88 terms
Human Diseases and Conditions, Chapter 8
Digestive System Function
Units or Organs of digestive system
The accessory organs locations
Accessory Organs
Comprises of alimentary canal ... digestive tract and the access…
must be normal in structure and function to regular the inges…
outside the gastrointestinal (GI) tract, manufacture and secr…
Salivary glands... Liver... Gallbladder... Pancreas
Digestive System Function
Comprises of alimentary canal ... digestive tract and the access…
Units or Organs of digestive system
must be normal in structure and function to regular the inges…
35 terms
Chapter 11 Human diseases and conditions
Ureter
Urethra
Tubular reabsorption
Tubular secretion
Tube leading from each kidney carrying urine in peristaltic w…
tube carrying urine from urinary bladder to outside of the body
active process to ensure the body RETAINS substances such as…
final process in the formation of urine, metabolism waste pro…
Ureter
Tube leading from each kidney carrying urine in peristaltic w…
Urethra
tube carrying urine from urinary bladder to outside of the body
33 terms
Human Diseases and Conditions - Ch 6
Albinism
Colic
Edema
Epidemic
lack of pigmentation
pain in abdomen
excess fluid
fast spreading disease
Albinism
lack of pigmentation
Colic
pain in abdomen
47 terms
Chapter 12 human diseases and conditions
Chlamydia
Trichomoniasis
Trichomoniasis Symptoms
Genital Herpes
Most frequently reports infectious disease in US. Leading cau…
protozoal infection of the lower genitourinary tract, most me…
Symptoms are present they can be evidenced in both male/femal…
Infection of the skin of the genital area, with ulcerations s…
Chlamydia
Most frequently reports infectious disease in US. Leading cau…
Trichomoniasis
protozoal infection of the lower genitourinary tract, most me…
35 terms
Chapter 11 Human diseases and conditions
Ureter
Urethra
Tubular reabsorption
Tubular secretion
Tube leading from each kidney carrying urine in peristaltic w…
tube carrying urine from urinary bladder to outside of the body
active process to ensure the body RETAINS substances such as…
final process in the formation of urine, metabolism waste pro…
Ureter
Tube leading from each kidney carrying urine in peristaltic w…
Urethra
tube carrying urine from urinary bladder to outside of the body
51 terms
Human Diseases and Conditions Chapter 2
Developmental Process
Prenatal stages
embryonic stage
fetal stage
Fertilization and Conception
embryonic and fetal
initial 2 months of gestation
remainder of gestation until birth
Developmental Process
Fertilization and Conception
Prenatal stages
embryonic and fetal
93 terms
Human Diseases and Conditions, chapter 6
Orderly Functioning of the Integumenta…
Accessory organs of the Integumentary…
Skin Functions
Vitamin D
The system comprising the skin and its accessory organs (hair…
Hair, nails and glands
one of the largest organs, protects the body from trauma, inf…
is synthesized by the skin when it is exposed to the sunlight.
Orderly Functioning of the Integumenta…
The system comprising the skin and its accessory organs (hair…
Accessory organs of the Integumentary…
Hair, nails and glands
14 terms
Human Disease and Conditions Exam
Altruism
client factors
context
dignity
the unselfish concern for the welfare of others; reflected th…
...
the conditions that surround the person; cultural, physical,…
emphasizes the importance of valuing the inherent worth and u…
Altruism
the unselfish concern for the welfare of others; reflected th…
client factors
...
88 terms
Human Diseases and Conditions, Chapter 8
Digestive System Function
Units or Organs of digestive system
The accessory organs locations
Accessory Organs
Comprises of alimentary canal ... digestive tract and the access…
must be normal in structure and function to regular the inges…
outside the gastrointestinal (GI) tract, manufacture and secr…
Salivary glands... Liver... Gallbladder... Pancreas
Digestive System Function
Comprises of alimentary canal ... digestive tract and the access…
Units or Organs of digestive system
must be normal in structure and function to regular the inges…
29 terms
Human Diseases and Conditions: Chapter 10
Agglutination
Aggregation
Angioplasty
Arteriosclerosis
The clumping of antigens with antibodies or of the red blood…
The coming together of entities such as platelets, blood cell…
Repair of a narrowed blood vessel through surgery or other an…
Hardening of the arteries.
Agglutination
The clumping of antigens with antibodies or of the red blood…
Aggregation
The coming together of entities such as platelets, blood cell…
44 terms
Human diseases and conditions CHP 3
Immunocompetent
lymphoid tissue
primary L.T.
secondary L.T.
immune system reacts appropriately. Homeostasis
tissues of the immune system
thymus, bone marrow
tonsils, adenoids, spleen, peyers patches, appendix
Immunocompetent
immune system reacts appropriately. Homeostasis
lymphoid tissue
tissues of the immune system
95 terms
Human Diseases and Conditions Chapter 3
anticholinesterase
autoimmune
candidiasis
collagen
Any enzyme that counteracts the action of the choline esters
an immune response resulting in the presence of self-antigens…
an infection caused by fungi of the genus Monilia or Candida…
a fibrous scleroprotein in bone and cartilage and tendon and…
anticholinesterase
Any enzyme that counteracts the action of the choline esters
autoimmune
an immune response resulting in the presence of self-antigens…
29 terms
Human Diseases and Conditions: Chapter 10
Agglutination
Aggregation
Angioplasty
Arteriosclerosis
The clumping of antigens with antibodies or of the red blood…
The coming together of entities such as platelets, blood cell…
Repair of a narrowed blood vessel through surgery or other an…
Hardening of the arteries.
Agglutination
The clumping of antigens with antibodies or of the red blood…
Aggregation
The coming together of entities such as platelets, blood cell…
119 terms
Human Diseases and Conditions Chapter 2
Developmental Process
Prenatal stages
embryonic stage
fetal stage
Fertilization and Conception
embryonic and fetal
initial 2 months of gestation
remainder of gestation until birth
Developmental Process
Fertilization and Conception
Prenatal stages
embryonic and fetal
Chapter 7 Human diseases and conditions
Ligaments
Tendons
Cartilage
Lordosis
Holds bones together( Connects bones to bones.)
Attaches muscle to bone( Makes bones move)
Acts as a " shock absorber"( Found at ends of bones)
An exaggerated anterior curvature of the spine.( Forward conv…
Ligaments
Holds bones together( Connects bones to bones.)
Tendons
Attaches muscle to bone( Makes bones move)
29 terms
Human Diseases and Conditions: Chapter 10
Agglutination
Aggregation
Angioplasty
Arteriosclerosis
The clumping of antigens with antibodies or of the red blood…
The coming together of entities such as platelets, blood cell…
Repair of a narrowed blood vessel through surgery or other an…
Hardening of the arteries.
Agglutination
The clumping of antigens with antibodies or of the red blood…
Aggregation
The coming together of entities such as platelets, blood cell…
95 terms
Human Diseases and Conditions Chapter 3
anticholinesterase
autoimmune
candidiasis
collagen
Any enzyme that counteracts the action of the choline esters
an immune response resulting in the presence of self-antigens…
an infection caused by fungi of the genus Monilia or Candida…
a fibrous scleroprotein in bone and cartilage and tendon and…
anticholinesterase
Any enzyme that counteracts the action of the choline esters
autoimmune
an immune response resulting in the presence of self-antigens…
18 terms
Human Diseases and Conditions, Chapter 9
Primary function of the respiratory Sy…
Process of Breathing
Common cold etiology
Common cold treatment
ventilation and respiration
The lungs, along with the kidneys, have a major metabolic fun…
The common cold is a group of minor illnesses that can be cau…
Antibiotics are of little value in treating viral infections
Primary function of the respiratory Sy…
ventilation and respiration
Process of Breathing
The lungs, along with the kidneys, have a major metabolic fun…
29 terms
Human Diseases and Conditions: Chapter 10
Agglutination
Aggregation
Angioplasty
Arteriosclerosis
The clumping of antigens with antibodies or of the red blood…
The coming together of entities such as platelets, blood cell…
Repair of a narrowed blood vessel through surgery or other an…
Hardening of the arteries.
Agglutination
The clumping of antigens with antibodies or of the red blood…
Aggregation
The coming together of entities such as platelets, blood cell…
51 terms
Chapter 12 Human Diseases and Conditions
Chlamydia
Trichomoniasis
Trichomoniasis Symptoms
Genital Herpes
Most frequently reported infectious disease in US, leading ca…
Protozoan infection of the lower genitourinary tract, most me…
When present: evidenced in both male/female, dysuria, itching…
Infection of the skin of the genital area resulting in painfu…
Chlamydia
Most frequently reported infectious disease in US, leading ca…
Trichomoniasis
Protozoan infection of the lower genitourinary tract, most me…
93 terms
Human Diseases and Conditions, chapter 6
Orderly Functioning of the Integumenta…
Accessory organs of the Integumentary…
Skin Functions
Vitamin D
The system comprising the skin and its accessory organs (hair…
Hair, nails and glands
one of the largest organs, protects the body from trauma, inf…
is synthesized by the skin when it is exposed to the sunlight.
Orderly Functioning of the Integumenta…
The system comprising the skin and its accessory organs (hair…
Accessory organs of the Integumentary…
Hair, nails and glands
97 terms
Human Diseases and Conditions Chapter 5
Functional Process of the Eye
Parts of the Eye
Eyeball
Sclera
1) the images are formed on the retina; 2) the rods and cones…
Eyeball, Sclera, cornea, choroid, ciliary body, iris, retina
similar in shape to a sphere and is composed of a wall of pri…
the outermost layer, consists of though fibrous connective ti…
Functional Process of the Eye
1) the images are formed on the retina; 2) the rods and cones…
Parts of the Eye
Eyeball, Sclera, cornea, choroid, ciliary body, iris, retina
35 terms
Chpt 15 human diseases and conditions
open trauma
abrasion
avulsion
puncture wounds
tetanus toxoid prophylaxis (protective treatment) organisms t…
soft tissue injury where the outer layers of skin have been s…
etiology-mechanism of this kind of injury is usually one in w…
treatment- copious irrigation of the wound with sterile fluid
open trauma
tetanus toxoid prophylaxis (protective treatment) organisms t…
abrasion
soft tissue injury where the outer layers of skin have been s…
Human Diseases and Conditions, Chapter 8
Digestive System Function
Units or Organs of digestive system
The accessory organs locations
Accessory Organs
Comprises of alimentary canal ... digestive tract and the access…
must be normal in structure and function to regular the inges…
outside the gastrointestinal (GI) tract, manufacture and secr…
Salivary glands... Liver... Gallbladder... Pancreas
Digestive System Function
Comprises of alimentary canal ... digestive tract and the access…
Units or Organs of digestive system
must be normal in structure and function to regular the inges…
23 terms
Essentials of Human Diseases and Conditions Chapter 1 Frazier
Pathology
Pathologic conditions
homeostasis
asymptomatic
the study of disease
measurable changes in normal structure and function that thre…
internal stability of the body
signs and symptoms not apparent yet disease is there
Pathology
the study of disease
Pathologic conditions
measurable changes in normal structure and function that thre…
53 terms
Human Diseases and Conditions Chapter 1
Homeostasis
Pathological conditions
Pathology
Pathogenesis
internal stability of the body
Involve measurable changes in normal structure and function t…
Scientific study of disease
the origination and development of a disease in stages
Homeostasis
internal stability of the body
Pathological conditions
Involve measurable changes in normal structure and function t…
Chpt 13 Human diseases and conditions
Cerebrovascular accident
CVA results
Transient ischemia attack
Epidural hematoma
When the brain is damaged by a sudden disruption in the flow…
from one of three types of vascular disorders.... Cerebral throm…
temporary episodes of impaired neurological function. Caused…
collection or a mass of blood that forms between the skull &…
Cerebrovascular accident
When the brain is damaged by a sudden disruption in the flow…
CVA results
from one of three types of vascular disorders.... Cerebral throm…
93 terms
Human Diseases and Conditions, chapter 6
Orderly Functioning of the Integumenta…
Accessory organs of the Integumentary…
Skin Functions
Vitamin D
The system comprising the skin and its accessory organs (hair…
Hair, nails and glands
one of the largest organs, protects the body from trauma, inf…
is synthesized by the skin when it is exposed to the sunlight.
Orderly Functioning of the Integumenta…
The system comprising the skin and its accessory organs (hair…
Accessory organs of the Integumentary…
Hair, nails and glands
119 terms
Human Diseases and Conditions Chapter 2
Developmental Process
Prenatal stages
embryonic stage
fetal stage
Fertilization and Conception
embryonic and fetal
initial 2 months of gestation
remainder of gestation until birth
Developmental Process
Fertilization and Conception
Prenatal stages
embryonic and fetal
12 terms
Human Diseases & Conditions Ch 8
The transmission route for _____ is fe…
The use of broad-spectrum antibiotics…
The symptoms of biliary colic with rad…
Anorexia nervosa is an eating disorder…
Hepatitis A
Pseudomembrannous eneterocolitis
Cholelithiasis
Overweight
The transmission route for _____ is fe…
Hepatitis A
The use of broad-spectrum antibiotics…
Pseudomembrannous eneterocolitis
33 terms
Human Diseases and Conditions - Ch 5
Arteritis
Bilateral
Dilated
Edema
inflammation of the walls of an artery
affecting both of two sides
open wider
swelling caused by excess fluid trapped in your body's tissues
Arteritis
inflammation of the walls of an artery
Bilateral
affecting both of two sides
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