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Introduction to Medical Terminology
-algia
dys-
-ectomy
hyper-
Pain, painful condition
bad, difficult, painful
surgical removal, cutting out
excessive, increased
-algia
Pain, painful condition
dys-
bad, difficult, painful
32 terms
introduction to medical sociology
Sociology
Sociological imagination
Biomedical reductionism
Social medicine
Is the study of society and social interaction that explain h…
Developed by C Wright Mills. It is a empowering tool key to s…
the attempt to reduce all diseases and illnesses to biologica…
the economic, nutritional, occupational, educational, and psy…
Sociology
Is the study of society and social interaction that explain h…
Sociological imagination
Developed by C Wright Mills. It is a empowering tool key to s…
Introduction to Medical Terminology
-algia
dys-
-ectomy
hyper-
Pain, painful condition
bad, difficult, painful
surgical removal, cutting out
excessive, increased
-algia
Pain, painful condition
dys-
bad, difficult, painful
Medical Terminology Introduction to Terms
Word Root
Hepatitis
Suffix
Prefix
The word part that contains the core meaning of the term.
Inflammation of the liver.
Word part attached to the end of a term to modify the meaning.
Word part attached to the beginning of a term to modify the m…
Word Root
The word part that contains the core meaning of the term.
Hepatitis
Inflammation of the liver.
44 terms
Introduction to Medical Word Building
Prefix
Suffix
When the suffix begins with a consonant
Body part
Type of element always at the beginning of a word
Type of element always at the end of a word
When would you use a combining form
What the word root indicates
Prefix
Type of element always at the beginning of a word
Suffix
Type of element always at the end of a word
75 terms
Chapter 1 Introduction to Medical Terminiology
-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
Introduction to Medical Terminology
Dys-
Dysfunction
oste/o
Hyper-
bad, painful, difficult, abnormal
Impaired or abnormal functioning
bone
Excessive, Increased
Dys-
bad, painful, difficult, abnormal
Dysfunction
Impaired or abnormal functioning
17 terms
Introduction to Medical Microbiology
3 kingdom system:... Bacteria... Archaeabact…
Kingdom, phylum, class, order, family,…
Family, genus, and species.
Class, genus, and species.
Originally there were two kingdoms, then 5. How many are ther…
What is the taxonomy classification scheme in descending order?
What taxonomy classifications are typically used for bacteria?
What taxonomy classifications are typically used for fungi?
3 kingdom system:... Bacteria... Archaeabact…
Originally there were two kingdoms, then 5. How many are ther…
Kingdom, phylum, class, order, family,…
What is the taxonomy classification scheme in descending order?
43 terms
Introduction to Medical Terminology
Aden/o
Adenopathy
Carcin/o
Carcinoma
Gland
Gland disease
Cancer
Cancerous Tumor
Aden/o
Gland
Adenopathy
Gland disease
Introduction to Medical Terminology
Word Root
Combining Vowel/Form
Combining form
Prefix
Foundation of a medical term; provides the general meaning of…
A combining vowel is used to combine several word parts and m…
When writing the word root by itself, the combing form is use…
When a prefix is added to the FRONT of a medical term, a new…
Word Root
Foundation of a medical term; provides the general meaning of…
Combining Vowel/Form
A combining vowel is used to combine several word parts and m…
12 terms
1A: Introduction to Medical Terminology
abbreviations
acronym
affix
combining form
single words that have been shortened (such as doc for doctor)
a type of word composed of the first letters of other words
a categorical term for a word part that is added to a root wo…
a root word with an added vowel at the end that makes it easi…
abbreviations
single words that have been shortened (such as doc for doctor)
acronym
a type of word composed of the first letters of other words
45 terms
Introduction to Medical Billing & Coding
WHO
ICD
Who developed ICD to:
CPT
World Health Organization
International Classification of Diseases
collect data for statistical purposes
Current Procedural Terminiology
WHO
World Health Organization
ICD
International Classification of Diseases
45 terms
Introduction to Medical Billing & Coding
WHO
ICD
Who developed ICD to:
CPT
World Health Organization
International Classification of Diseases
collect data for statistical purposes
Current Procedural Terminiology
WHO
World Health Organization
ICD
International Classification of Diseases
39 terms
Introduction to Medications
how do we define medications AKA drugs?
brand or trade name
generic
new drugs are patented
any substance or combination of substances used to prevent or…
only original manufacturer of drug can use this name (familiar)
another name given to the drug, usually based on chemical pro…
costs related to development of a new drug can be up to $1.5…
how do we define medications AKA drugs?
any substance or combination of substances used to prevent or…
brand or trade name
only original manufacturer of drug can use this name (familiar)
51 terms
Chapter 2: Introduction to Medical Terminology
Aden/o
Adip/o
Anter/o
Col/o
Gland
Fat
Before, front
colon, large intestine
Aden/o
Gland
Adip/o
Fat
Introduction to Medical Terminology
-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
Chapter 1 - Introduction to Medical Terminology
bi/o
carcin/o
cardi/o
chem/o
life
cancer
heart
chemical
bi/o
life
carcin/o
cancer
20 terms
Medical Terminology: Introduction
Hippocrates
abbreviations
homonyms
acronyms
Greek physician; referred to as the father of medicine
shorthand way to record long and complex medical terms
words that have the same sound but different meaning
words that are formed from the first letter of each word of t…
Hippocrates
Greek physician; referred to as the father of medicine
abbreviations
shorthand way to record long and complex medical terms
75 terms
Chapter 1 - Introduction to Medical Terminology
-algia
dys-
-ectomy
hyper-
pain, painful condition
bad, difficult or painful
surgical removal or cutting out
excessive or increased
-algia
pain, painful condition
dys-
bad, difficult or painful
38 terms
Introduction to Medical Terminology
- algia
Dys-
-ectomy
hyper-
pain
difficult , bad, painful
surgical removal
above , more than normal
- algia
pain
Dys-
difficult , bad, painful
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
81 terms
Chapter 1: Introduction to Medical Terminology
-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.
14 terms
Introduction to Medical Terms
angi/ectomy
gastr/itis
peri/cardi/al
angi/o/gram
surgical removal or excision of a blood vessel
inflammation of the stomach
pertaining to around the heart
record of blood vessels
angi/ectomy
surgical removal or excision of a blood vessel
gastr/itis
inflammation of the stomach
Medical Spanish Vocab Introduction
gentilicios
seguro médico
peso
síntomas
origin of a person
health insurance
weight
symptoms
gentilicios
origin of a person
seguro médico
health insurance
Ch. 1 Introduction to Medical Terminology
ante-
anti-
ecto-
endo-
before, forward
against
out, outside, outer
within, inner
ante-
before, forward
anti-
against
149 terms
Introduction to medical microbiology
Syndromes/Diseases
Pneumonia
Atypical Pneumonia
Differential
Identify the syndromes/diseases based on the presenting signs…
Inflammation of lungs
-Chest sounds... -Shortness of breath... -Nonproductive cough: Dr…
All possible etiologic (causes) agents... -Example: Atypical pne…
Syndromes/Diseases
Identify the syndromes/diseases based on the presenting signs…
Pneumonia
Inflammation of lungs
Introduction to Medical Laboratory
Assay
Asymptomatic
Baseline Value
Biopsy
analysis of a substance to determine constituents and relativ…
without symptoms
know or initial measurement against which future measurements…
removal of a small piece of living tissue from an organ or ot…
Assay
analysis of a substance to determine constituents and relativ…
Asymptomatic
without symptoms
Introduction to Medical Terminology Quiz
-algia
dys-
-ectomy
-megaly
pain
bad, difficult, painful
surgical removal
enlargement
-algia
pain
dys-
bad, difficult, painful
29 terms
Chapter 1: Introduction to Medical Terminology
-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.
10 terms
Introduction to Health Occupations - Medical Terminology
Nephritis
Intercostal
Acromegaly
Bradycardia
inflammation of the kidneys
situated between the ribs
enlarged extremities
slow heartbeat
Nephritis
inflammation of the kidneys
Intercostal
situated between the ribs
58 terms
Ch 1: Introduction to Medical Terminolgy
abdominocentesis
acronym
acute
angiography
Surgical puncture of the abdominal cavity to remove fluid
A word composed of the first letters or parts of a name or se…
A condition with a rapid onset with a short course.
Process of recording (xray) blood vessels
abdominocentesis
Surgical puncture of the abdominal cavity to remove fluid
acronym
A word composed of the first letters or parts of a name or se…
Introduction to Medical Terminology
prenatal
postnatal
perinatal
cyanosis
before birth
after birth
around birth
the condition of being blue
prenatal
before birth
postnatal
after birth
Medical Terminology: Introduction to Medical Terminology
aden/o
arthr/o
bi/o
carcin/o
gland
joint
life
cancerous
aden/o
gland
arthr/o
joint
13 terms
Introduction and Medications
Step 1 (2 pts.)
Step 2 (2 pts.)
Step 3 (6 pts.)
Step 4 (2 pts.)
Perform hand hygiene
Introduce yourself and the instructor to the patient ... "Hello,…
Identify patient: Look at the name band and ask to state name…
Ask patient how they would like to be addressed
Step 1 (2 pts.)
Perform hand hygiene
Step 2 (2 pts.)
Introduce yourself and the instructor to the patient ... "Hello,…
141 terms
Introduction to Medical Terminology
The root
Pneum,pulmon
Pneumon (root) +o (combining vowel) =…
Pneum and pulmon both means lung or air
Which element is the core foundation of every medical term?
Give 2 examples of the element named in question 1 above:
Give an example of a root that has become a combining form:
More than one element can have the same meaning in medical te…
The root
Which element is the core foundation of every medical term?
Pneum,pulmon
Give 2 examples of the element named in question 1 above:
51 terms
Introduction to Medical Terminology, Chapter 9
homeostasis
home/o
-stasis
Urinary Tract
process in which the body maintains a constant internal envir…
constant
control
contains: two kidneys, two ureters, one bladder, and a urethra
homeostasis
process in which the body maintains a constant internal envir…
home/o
constant
82 terms
Introduction to Medical Terminology, Chapter 8
gastr/o-
intestin-
-al
upper GI Tract
stomach
intestine
pertaining to
mouth, esophagus, stomach
gastr/o-
stomach
intestin-
intestine
Introduction to Medical Terminology Section 1
a-
-able
-ac
-algia
Without, absence of ... ex: aplasia- without tissue growth
capable ... ex: measurable- capable of being measured
pertaining to ... ex: celiac- pertaining to the bowels
pain... ex: myalgia- muscle pain
a-
Without, absence of ... ex: aplasia- without tissue growth
-able
capable ... ex: measurable- capable of being measured
Introduction to Medical Terminology
-osis
-algia
-ectomy
hyper-
abnormal condition/disease of/abnormal increase
condition of pain
removal/excision; surgical removal
above normal/excessive/over
-osis
abnormal condition/disease of/abnormal increase
-algia
condition of pain
Medical Terminology Module 01 Introduction
bradycardia
hysterectomy
asystolic
A word unit that always appears at the…
abnormally slow heartbeat and pulse
surgical removal of the uterus
relating to an absent heartbeat
suffix
bradycardia
abnormally slow heartbeat and pulse
hysterectomy
surgical removal of the uterus
Chapter 39 Introduction to the Medical Laboratory
assay
asymptomatic
baseline value
biopsy
analysis of a substance to determine constituents and relativ…
without symptoms
known or initial measurement against which future measurement…
removal of a small piece of living tissue from an organ or ot…
assay
analysis of a substance to determine constituents and relativ…
asymptomatic
without symptoms
60 terms
Introduction - Medical Terms
abdominocentesis (ab-dom-ih-noh-sen-TE…
acronym (ACK-roh-nim)
acute
angiography (an-jee-OG-rah-fee)
...
...
...
...
abdominocentesis (ab-dom-ih-noh-sen-TE…
...
acronym (ACK-roh-nim)
...
40 terms
Introduction to Medical Terminology
white blood cell
prediction of the probable course and…
swelling caused by an abnormal accumul…
rapid onset
leukocyte
prognosis
edema
acute
white blood cell
leukocyte
prediction of the probable course and…
prognosis
Medical terminology introduction
Cryo
Edema
Lipo
Odonto
Cold
Swelling
Fat
Tooth
Cryo
Cold
Edema
Swelling
Medical Terminology - Introduction
anatomical position
anterior/ventral
posterior/dorsal
inferior
directional terms & body planes
front
back
part of body that is below another
anatomical position
directional terms & body planes
anterior/ventral
front
25 terms
Introduction to medical lab
The panel that includes blood tests fo…
The department that tests tissue sampl…
The microscope that is most commonly u…
Lab reports can be sent by what method…
Panel
Histology
Compound
Fax, EHR, software , and manual.
The panel that includes blood tests fo…
Panel
The department that tests tissue sampl…
Histology
28 terms
Introduction to Medical Coding
Coding
Billing
ICD
ICD-9
purely an academic exercise, finding the correct codes to cov…
the more practical function. It's the act of using those medi…
The International Classification of Diseases
The nineth revsion of the International Classification of Dis…
Coding
purely an academic exercise, finding the correct codes to cov…
Billing
the more practical function. It's the act of using those medi…
Medical Terminology Introduction
Epithelial Tissue
Integumentary system
Musculoskeletal system
Cardiovascular system
the skin and lining surfaces that protect, absorb, and excrete
skin serves as the external covering of the body; accessory o…
skeleton & muscles; all bones, joints, cartilage, ligaments,…
heart & blood vessels; blood pumped and circulated throughout…
Epithelial Tissue
the skin and lining surfaces that protect, absorb, and excrete
Integumentary system
skin serves as the external covering of the body; accessory o…
Introduction to Medical Terminology Vocabulary
Algia
Dys
-ectomy-
Hyper
pain
bad, difficult, pianful
surgical removal
above, excessive
Algia
pain
Dys
bad, difficult, pianful
Introduction to Medical Terminology
Algia
dys
ectomy
hyper
pain
bad, difficult, painful
surgical removal of
above, excessive
Algia
pain
dys
bad, difficult, painful
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