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150 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 19
cauterization
core needle biopsy
cryosurgery
en bloc resection
process of burning tissue to destroy it
placement of a large-bore needle that extracts a thin core of…
use of subfreezing temperature to destroy it
tumor is removed along with a large area of surrounding tissu…
cauterization
process of burning tissue to destroy it
core needle biopsy
placement of a large-bore needle that extracts a thin core of…
151 terms
LANGUAGE OF MEDICINE CHAPTER 19
BIOLOGIC RESPONSE MODIFIERS
ALKYLATING AGENTS
ANAPLASIA
APOPTOSIS
SUBSTANCES PRODUCED BY NORMAL CELLS THAT EITHER DIRECTLY BLOC…
SYNTHETIC CHEMICALS CONTAINING ALKYL GROUPS THAT INTERFERE WI…
LOSS OF DIFFERENTIATION OF CELLS
PROGRAMMED CELL DEATH
BIOLOGIC RESPONSE MODIFIERS
SUBSTANCES PRODUCED BY NORMAL CELLS THAT EITHER DIRECTLY BLOC…
ALKYLATING AGENTS
SYNTHETIC CHEMICALS CONTAINING ALKYL GROUPS THAT INTERFERE WI…
49 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 19
Geriatrician
Life Span
Life expectancy
Senescence
Pysicians who specialize in the care of the elderly
The age to which humans aspire to live and the process of get…
The average length of life for any given population
Synonym to Aging
Geriatrician
Pysicians who specialize in the care of the elderly
Life Span
The age to which humans aspire to live and the process of get…
19 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 19 - Vocabulary
neoplasm
benign
malignant
in situ
new growth; tumor
does not spread
multiplies rapidly; cancer
local, not invasive cancer
neoplasm
new growth; tumor
benign
does not spread
39 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 19
Alveol/o (alveolar)
Cac/o (cachexia)
Carcin/o (carcinoma in situ)
Cauter/o (electrocauterization)
Small sac
bad
cancerous; cancer
heat; burn
Alveol/o (alveolar)
Small sac
Cac/o (cachexia)
bad
140 terms
The language of medicine - chapter 19
VOCABULARY... ------------------
Adjuvant Therapy
Alkylating Agents
Anaplasia
...
Assisting primary treatment.
Synthetic chemicals containing alkyl groups that attack DNA,…
Loss of differentiation of cells
VOCABULARY... ------------------
...
Adjuvant Therapy
Assisting primary treatment.
36 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 19 - Terminology
small sac
bad
cancer, cancerous
burn, heat
alveol/o
cac/o
carcin/o
cauter/o
small sac
alveol/o
bad
cac/o
74 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 19 - Keywords
adjuvant therapy
alkylating agents
anaplasia
angiogenesis
assisting primary treatment. drugs are given early in the cou…
synthetic chemicals containing alkyl groups that attack DNA,…
loss of differentiation of cells; reversion to a more primiti…
process of forming new blood vessels
adjuvant therapy
assisting primary treatment. drugs are given early in the cou…
alkylating agents
synthetic chemicals containing alkyl groups that attack DNA,…
140 terms
The language of medicine - chapter 19
VOCABULARY... ------------------
Adjuvant Therapy
Alkylating Agents
Anaplasia
...
Assisting primary treatment.
Synthetic chemicals containing alkyl groups that attack DNA,…
Loss of differentiation of cells
VOCABULARY... ------------------
...
Adjuvant Therapy
Assisting primary treatment.
39 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 19
Alveol/o (alveolar)
Cac/o (cachexia)
Carcin/o (carcinoma in situ)
Cauter/o (electrocauterization)
Small sac
bad
cancerous; cancer... localized canercous or tumor
heat; burn... process of burning by the way of electricity
Alveol/o (alveolar)
Small sac
Cac/o (cachexia)
bad
41 terms
Language of Medicine - Chapter 19
Alveolar
Cachexia
carcinoma in situ
Electrocauterization
Pertaining to tumor growth in small microscopic sacs (descrip…
General ill health and malnutrition associated with chronic d…
Localized tumor growth.
Burning tissue to destroy it (using electricity).
Alveolar
Pertaining to tumor growth in small microscopic sacs (descrip…
Cachexia
General ill health and malnutrition associated with chronic d…
39 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 19
Alveol/o
Cac/o
Carcin/o
Cauter/o
small sac
bad
cancerous; cancer
heat; burn
Alveol/o
small sac
Cac/o
bad
45 terms
Language of Medicine chapter 19- Abbreviations
AFP
ATRA
BMT
bx
alpha-fetoprotein
all-transretinoic acid - treatment for acute myelogenous leuk…
bone marrow transplantation
biopsy
AFP
alpha-fetoprotein
ATRA
all-transretinoic acid - treatment for acute myelogenous leuk…
22 terms
Language of medicine chapter 19
Tumors or neoplasms
Malignant tumor
Benign tumors
Benign tumors
New growths that arise from normal tissue
Capable of invasion and spread to surrounding or more distant…
Noninvasive and doesn't spread to other sites or metastasize…
Are encapsulated, contained within a fibrous capsule, so that…
Tumors or neoplasms
New growths that arise from normal tissue
Malignant tumor
Capable of invasion and spread to surrounding or more distant…
77 terms
Chapter 19 Language of Medicine
alveol/o
alveolar
cac/o
cachexia
small sac
pertaining to small sacs
bad
ill health/malnutrition
alveol/o
small sac
alveolar
pertaining to small sacs
31 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 19
Differentiation
Relapse
Benign
Mitosis
Caner when cells are mature but less aggressive
To fall back into formal state
Not harmful
Cell division
Differentiation
Caner when cells are mature but less aggressive
Relapse
To fall back into formal state
39 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 19
Alveol/o
Cac/o
Carcin/o
Cauter/o
small sac
bad
cancerous; cancer
heat; burn
Alveol/o
small sac
Cac/o
bad
26 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 19
What does mutagenic mean?
What is a definition of modality?
Which is a definition of a radioresist…
Hypoplasia of bone marrow:
Producing a change in the DNA of a cell
Method of treatment
Tumor requires large doses of radiation to produce death of c…
Myelosuppression
What does mutagenic mean?
Producing a change in the DNA of a cell
What is a definition of modality?
Method of treatment
41 terms
the language of medicine chapter 19 (surgery)
cauterization
core needle biopsy
cryosurgery
en bloc resection
process of burning tissue to destroy it . Examples include el…
placement of a large-bore needle that extracts a thin core of…
use of subfreezing temperature to destroy tissue
tumor is removed along with a large area of surrounding tissu…
cauterization
process of burning tissue to destroy it . Examples include el…
core needle biopsy
placement of a large-bore needle that extracts a thin core of…
39 terms
Chapter 19: Language of Medicine
Alveol/o
Cac/o
Carcin/o
Cauter/o
small sac
bad
cancerous; cancer
heat; burn
Alveol/o
small sac
Cac/o
bad
251 terms
The Language of Medicine Chapter 19 (Cancer Medicine : Oncology) TERMS
Adjuvant chemotherapy
Alkylating agents
Anaplasia, Dedifferentiation
Antibiotics
drugs are given after primary therapy (surgery or radiation);…
chemotherapeutic synthetic drugs that cause crosslinks and br…
loss of differentiation of cells; reversion to a more primiti…
chemotherapeutic drugs found in bacteria and fungi, which cau…
Adjuvant chemotherapy
drugs are given after primary therapy (surgery or radiation);…
Alkylating agents
chemotherapeutic synthetic drugs that cause crosslinks and br…
71 terms
The language of medicine chapter 19 (vocab)
adjuvant therapy
alkylating agents
anaplasia
angiogenesis
assisting primary treatment. Drugs are given early in the cou…
synthetic chemicals containing alkyl groups that attack DNA,…
loss of differentiation of cells; reversion to a more primiti…
process of forming new blood vessels
adjuvant therapy
assisting primary treatment. Drugs are given early in the cou…
alkylating agents
synthetic chemicals containing alkyl groups that attack DNA,…
24 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 19 - Pathologic Descriptions
cystic
fungating
inflammatory
medullary
forming large, open spaces filled with fluid
mushrooming pattern of growth in which tumor cells pile on to…
having the features of inflammation; redness, swelling, and h…
pertaining to large, soft, fleshy tumors
cystic
forming large, open spaces filled with fluid
fungating
mushrooming pattern of growth in which tumor cells pile on to…
22 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 19- Patholgic Descriptions
cystic
fungating
inflammatory
medullary
Forming large open spaces filled with fluid;most commonly fou…
mushrooming pattern of growth in which tumor cells pile one o…
Having the features of inflammation- that is, redness, swelli…
pertaining to large, soft, fleshy tumors; found in the breast…
cystic
Forming large open spaces filled with fluid;most commonly fou…
fungating
mushrooming pattern of growth in which tumor cells pile one o…
39 terms
The language of medicine chapter 19 (terms)
alveol/o
cac/o
carcin/o
cauter/o
small sac
bad
cancer, cancerous
burn, heat
alveol/o
small sac
cac/o
bad
26 terms
The language of medicine chapter 19 (Abbreviations)
AFP
BMT
bx
CA
alpha-fetoprotein
bone marrow transplantation
biopsy
cancer
AFP
alpha-fetoprotein
BMT
bone marrow transplantation
31 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 19 - Cancer Treatment
cauterization
core needle biopsy
cryosurgery
en bloc resection
the process of burning tissue to destroy cancer
placement of a large bore needle that extracts a thin core of…
the process of freezing tissue to destroy cancer
removal of a block of tissue containing the tumor and a large…
cauterization
the process of burning tissue to destroy cancer
core needle biopsy
placement of a large bore needle that extracts a thin core of…
319 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 19-22
addiction
additive action
aerosol
anaphylaxis
Physical and psychological dependence on and craving for a drug
Drug action in which the combination of two similar drugs is…
particles of drug suspended in air
exaggerated hypersensitivity reation to a previously encounte…
addiction
Physical and psychological dependence on and craving for a drug
additive action
Drug action in which the combination of two similar drugs is…
45 terms
Language of Medicine chapter 19 abbreviations
AFP
ATRA
BMT
bx
alpha-fetoprotein
all-transretinoic acid - treatment for acute myelogenous leuk…
bone marrow transplantation
biopsy
AFP
alpha-fetoprotein
ATRA
all-transretinoic acid - treatment for acute myelogenous leuk…
41 terms
Language of Medicine - Chapter 19 Terminology
alveolar
cachexia
carcinoma in situ
electrocauterization
Pertaining to tumor growth in small microscopic sacs (descrip…
General ill health and malnutrition associated with chronic d…
Localized tumor growth
Burning tissue to destroy it (using electricity)
alveolar
Pertaining to tumor growth in small microscopic sacs (descrip…
cachexia
General ill health and malnutrition associated with chronic d…
15 terms
Language of Medicine chapter 19- Abbreviations
AFP
BMT
bx
CA
alpha-fetoprotein
bone marrow transplantation
biopsy
cancer
AFP
alpha-fetoprotein
BMT
bone marrow transplantation
45 terms
Language of Medicine chapter 19- Abbreviations
AFP
ATRA
BMT
bx
alpha-fetoprotein
all-transretinoic acid - treatment for acute myelogenous leuk…
bone marrow transplantation
biopsy
AFP
alpha-fetoprotein
ATRA
all-transretinoic acid - treatment for acute myelogenous leuk…
45 terms
Language of Medicine chapter 19- Abbreviations
AFP
ATRA
BMT
bx
alpha-fetoprotein
all-transretinoic acid - treatment for acute myelogenous leuk…
bone marrow transplantation
biopsy
AFP
alpha-fetoprotein
ATRA
all-transretinoic acid - treatment for acute myelogenous leuk…
161 terms
The Language of Medicine - Chapter 19 (Cancer Medicine - Oncology)
adjuvant chemotherapy
alkylating agents
anaplasia
antibiotics
drugs are given after primary therapy (surgery or radiation);…
chemotherapeutic synthetic drugs that cause crosslinks and br…
loss of differentiation of cells; reversion to a more primiti…
chemotherapeutic drugs found in bacteria and fungi, which cau…
adjuvant chemotherapy
drugs are given after primary therapy (surgery or radiation);…
alkylating agents
chemotherapeutic synthetic drugs that cause crosslinks and br…
40 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 19 - Side Effects & Therapy
alopecia
fibrosis
mucositis
myelosuppression
hair loss; may be permanent or temporary with radiation therapy
increase in connective tissue in normal tissues
inflammation and ulceration of the mucous membranes; in the m…
bone marrow depression; anemia, leukopenia, and thrombocytope…
alopecia
hair loss; may be permanent or temporary with radiation therapy
fibrosis
increase in connective tissue in normal tissues
45 terms
Language of Medicine chapter 19- Abbreviations
AFP
ATRA
BMT
bx
alpha-fetoprotein
all-transretinoic acid - treatment for acute myelogenous leuk…
bone marrow transplantation
biopsy
AFP
alpha-fetoprotein
ATRA
all-transretinoic acid - treatment for acute myelogenous leuk…
74 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 19 - Keywords
adjuvant therapy
alkylating agents
anaplasia
angiogenesis
assisting primary treatment. drugs are given early in the cou…
synthetic chemicals containing alkyl groups that attack DNA,…
loss of differentiation of cells; reversion to a more primiti…
process of forming new blood vessels
adjuvant therapy
assisting primary treatment. drugs are given early in the cou…
alkylating agents
synthetic chemicals containing alkyl groups that attack DNA,…
140 terms
CHDS The language of medicine - chapter 19
VOCABULARY... ------------------
Adjuvant Therapy
Alkylating Agents
Anaplasia
...
Assisting primary treatment.
Synthetic chemicals containing alkyl groups that attack DNA,…
Loss of differentiation of cells
VOCABULARY... ------------------
...
Adjuvant Therapy
Assisting primary treatment.
41 terms
Language of Medicine - Chapter 19 Terminology
alveolar
cachexia
carcinoma in situ
electrocauterization
Pertaining to tumor growth in small microscopic sacs (descrip…
General ill health and malnutrition associated with chronic d…
Localized tumor growth
Burning tissue to destroy it (using electricity)
alveolar
Pertaining to tumor growth in small microscopic sacs (descrip…
cachexia
General ill health and malnutrition associated with chronic d…
73 terms
Chapter 19 Oncology The Language of Medicine
Adjuvant Therapy
Alkylating agents
Anaplasia
Angiogenesis
Assisting primary treatment. Drugs are given early in the cou…
Synthetic chemicals containing alkyl groups that attack DNA,…
Loss of differentiation of cells; reversion to a more primiti…
Process of forming new blood vessels
Adjuvant Therapy
Assisting primary treatment. Drugs are given early in the cou…
Alkylating agents
Synthetic chemicals containing alkyl groups that attack DNA,…
51 terms
HIT 111: Language of Medicine Chapter 19: Oncology
carcin/o
cauter/o
chem/o
cry/o
cancer, carcinoma
burn, heat
chemical, drug
cold
carcin/o
cancer, carcinoma
cauter/o
burn, heat
37 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 19- Cancer Treatment, etc.
cauterization
core needle biopsy
cryosurgery
en bloc resection
process of burning tissue to destroy it
placement of a large-bore needle that extracts a thin core of…
use of subfreezing temperature to destroy it
tumor is removed along with a large area of surrounding tissu…
cauterization
process of burning tissue to destroy it
core needle biopsy
placement of a large-bore needle that extracts a thin core of…
45 terms
Language of Medicine chapter 19- Abbreviations
AFP
ATRA
BMT
bx
alpha-fetoprotein
all-transretinoic acid - treatment for acute myelogenous leuk…
bone marrow transplantation
biopsy
AFP
alpha-fetoprotein
ATRA
all-transretinoic acid - treatment for acute myelogenous leuk…
42 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 19- Specific Cancerous tumors
Adenocarcinoma of the colon
Esophageal carcinoma
Hepatocellular carcinoma (hepatoma)
Gastric adenocarcinoma
Malignant tumor (carcinoma) derived from the epithelial tissu…
Malignant tumor (carcinoma) derived from the epithelial tissu…
Malignant tumor (carcinoma) derived from the epithelial tissu…
Malignant tumor (carcinoma) derived from the epithelial tissu…
Adenocarcinoma of the colon
Malignant tumor (carcinoma) derived from the epithelial tissu…
Esophageal carcinoma
Malignant tumor (carcinoma) derived from the epithelial tissu…
159 terms
The Language of Medicine - Cancer Medicine (Oncology) Chapter 19
alveol/o
cac/o
carcin/o
carcinoma in situ
small sac
bad
cancer, cancerous
localized cancer; confine to site of organ
alveol/o
small sac
cac/o
bad
26 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 19 study guide
What does mutagenic mean?
What is a definition of modality?
Which is a definition of a radioresist…
Hypoplasia of bone marrow:
Producing a change in the DNA of a cell
Method of treatment
Tumor requires large doses of radiation to produce death of c…
Myelosuppression
What does mutagenic mean?
Producing a change in the DNA of a cell
What is a definition of modality?
Method of treatment
22 terms
The language of medicine chapter 19 (pathologic descriptions)
cystic
mucinous
serous
fungating
forming large open spaces filled with fluid
tumors filled with mucous (thick, sticky fluid)
tumors filled with a thin, watery fluid resembling serum
mushrooming pattern of growth in which tumor cells pile one o…
cystic
forming large open spaces filled with fluid
mucinous
tumors filled with mucous (thick, sticky fluid)
151 terms
LOM Chapter 19 & 20 MVC Language of Medicine
LAT
AP
PA
IVP
lateral
anteroposterior
posteroanterior
intravenous pyelogram
LAT
lateral
AP
anteroposterior
39 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 19- Word Parts
Alveol/o
Cac/o
Carcin/o
Cauter/o
small sac
bad
cancerous; cancer
heat; burn
Alveol/o
small sac
Cac/o
bad
74 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 19 - Keywords 4/2015
adjuvant therapy
alkylating agents
anaplasia
angiogenesis
assisting primary treatment. drugs are given early in the cou…
synthetic chemicals containing alkyl groups that attack DNA,…
loss of differentiation of cells; reversion to a more primiti…
process of forming new blood vessels
adjuvant therapy
assisting primary treatment. drugs are given early in the cou…
alkylating agents
synthetic chemicals containing alkyl groups that attack DNA,…
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