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75 terms
Nervous System Medical Terms
anxi/o
cephal/o
cerebell/o
cerebr/o
anxious; uneasy
head
cerebellum
cerebrum
anxi/o
anxious; uneasy
cephal/o
head
42 terms
Nervous System Medical Terms
cephalalgia
cerebellar
cerebellitis
cerebral
head pain
pertaining to the cerebellum
cerebellum inflammation
pertaining to the cerebrum
cephalalgia
head pain
cerebellar
pertaining to the cerebellum
52 terms
Medical Terms: Nervous System
cephal/o
cerebr/o
myel/o
neur/o
head
brain
spinal cord
nerves
cephal/o
head
cerebr/o
brain
nervous system medical term
encephal
mening
myel
neur
brain
membrane
spinal cord
nerve
encephal
brain
mening
membrane
59 terms
Nervous System Medical Terms
acrophobia
Alzheimer's disease
amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
anesthetic
an excessive fear of heights
a group of disorders involving the parts of the brain that co…
a rapidly progressive neurological disease that attacks the n…
the absence of normal sensation, especially sensitivity to pain
acrophobia
an excessive fear of heights
Alzheimer's disease
a group of disorders involving the parts of the brain that co…
27 terms
nervous system medical terms
alges/o
astr/o
cephal/o
cerebell/o
sense of pain
star
head
cerebellum
alges/o
sense of pain
astr/o
star
33 terms
Medical Terms - Nervous System
crani/o
cephal/o
dur/o
encephal/o
skull; cranium
head
durmater (toughest layer of meninges)
brain
crani/o
skull; cranium
cephal/o
head
99 terms
Nervous System Medical Terms
alges/o
a
af
an
sense of pain
without, away from, not
toward
without, not
alges/o
sense of pain
a
without, away from, not
19 terms
Medical Term Nervous System
cerebr/o
crani/o
encephal/o
gangli/o
cerebrum
cranium
brain
ganglion
cerebr/o
cerebrum
crani/o
cranium
Nervous System Medical Terms
crani/o
cephal/o
dur/o
encephal/o
skull
head
durameter
brain
crani/o
skull
cephal/o
head
14 terms
Medical term - nervous system
Pysch
Encephal
Concuss
Esthet
Mind
Brain
Shaken together or violently agitated
Feeling or nervous sensation
Pysch
Mind
Encephal
Brain
Nervous System Medical Term
cerebr/o
crani/o
encephal/o
gangli/o
cerebrum
skull
brain
ganglion
cerebr/o
cerebrum
crani/o
skull
37 terms
nervous system- medical terms
afferent
blood-brain structure
efferent
limbic system
move inward or toward central structure
protective mechanism; blocks specific substances found in blo…
move outward or away from central structure
complex neural system located beneath cerebrum that controls…
afferent
move inward or toward central structure
blood-brain structure
protective mechanism; blocks specific substances found in blo…
Medical Terms for Nervous System
Neurology
neur/o
-logy
psych/o
Medical specialty of the nervous system
nerve
study of
soul, mind
Neurology
Medical specialty of the nervous system
neur/o
nerve
80 terms
Medical Term. Nervous System
encephal/o
cerebell/0
dur/o
cerebr/o
brain
cerebellum
dura mater
cerebrum
encephal/o
brain
cerebell/0
cerebellum
Nervous System medical term
ALS
Anxiolytic agents
Apathy
Aphagia
condition of progressive deterioration of motor nerve cells s…
drugs used to reduce anxiety
a lack of interest or display of emotion
inability to swallow
ALS
condition of progressive deterioration of motor nerve cells s…
Anxiolytic agents
drugs used to reduce anxiety
Nervous System Medical Terms
Crani/o-
Cephal/o-
Dur/o-
Encephal/o-
Skull
Head
Dura matter/layering of brain
Brain
Crani/o-
Skull
Cephal/o-
Head
37 terms
Nervous System Medical terms and meanings
Central Nervous System (CNS)
Peripheral Nervous System (PNS)
Nerve
Ascending nerve tracts
Brain and Spinal Cord
12 Pairs of cranial nerves extending from the brain and the 3…
one or more bundles of neurons that connect the brain and the…
carry nerve impulses toward the brain
Central Nervous System (CNS)
Brain and Spinal Cord
Peripheral Nervous System (PNS)
12 Pairs of cranial nerves extending from the brain and the 3…
75 terms
Nervous System (Medical Term)
a-
af-
an-
bi-
without, away from, not
forward
not, without
two
a-
without, away from, not
af-
forward
Nervous System - Medical Term.
cerebell/o
cerebr/o
dur/o
encephal/o
cerebellum
cerebrum (brain)
hard
brain
cerebell/o
cerebellum
cerebr/o
cerebrum (brain)
18 terms
Medical Term: Nervous System Pathology
hydrocephalus
spina bifida
Alzheimer disease
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
Abnormal accumulation of fluid in the brain
Congenital defects in the lumbar spinal column caused by impe…
Brain disorder marked by the gradual and progressive mental d…
Degenerative disorder of motor neurons in the spinal cord and…
hydrocephalus
Abnormal accumulation of fluid in the brain
spina bifida
Congenital defects in the lumbar spinal column caused by impe…
19 terms
Nervous System Medical Terms
Crani/o-
Cephal/o-
Dur/o-
Encephal/o-
...
...
...
...
Crani/o-
...
Cephal/o-
...
Nervous System Medical Terms
crani/o-
cephal/o-
dur/o-
encephal/o-
skull
head
dura mater
brain
crani/o-
skull
cephal/o-
head
19 terms
Medical Term: Nervous System
Caus/o
Cerebr/o
Concuss/o
Contus/o
Burning, burn
Cerebrum, brain
Shaken together, violently agitated
Bruise
Caus/o
Burning, burn
Cerebr/o
Cerebrum, brain
Nervous System Medical Terms
Crani/o
Cephal/o
Dur/o
Encephal/o
skull
head
dura matter
brain
Crani/o
skull
Cephal/o
head
Nervous System Medical Terms
crani/o
Cephal/o
dur/o
encephal/o
skull
head
dura matter
brain
crani/o
skull
Cephal/o
head
Nervous System Medical Terms
Neuro
Auto
Encephalo
Dendro
Nerve
Self
Brain
Tree
Neuro
Nerve
Auto
Self
nervous system medical terms
crani/o
cephal/o
dur/o
encephal/o
skull
head
durameter
brain
crani/o
skull
cephal/o
head
28 terms
Nervous System Medical Terms
arach
oid
arachnoid
cerebell
spider's web
resembling
structure resembling a spider's web
little brain
arach
spider's web
oid
resembling
34 terms
Nervous System Medical Terms
crani/o-
cephal/o-
dur/o-
encephal/o-
skull
head
dura mater
brain
crani/o-
skull
cephal/o-
head
52 terms
Nervous system medical terms
Acrophobia
Alzheimer's Disease
Amnesia
Analgesic
Fear of heights
A disease that destroys memories
Loss of memory through damage
A drug that relieves pain
Acrophobia
Fear of heights
Alzheimer's Disease
A disease that destroys memories
19 terms
Medical Terms: Nervous System
Cephal/o
Cerebr/o
Encephal/o
Crani/o
Head
1 Brain or cerebrum
Brain or cerebrum
Cranium or skull
Cephal/o
Head
Cerebr/o
1 Brain or cerebrum
Nervous System Medical Terms
my/o
myel/o
neur
comat o
muscle
spinal cord or bone marrow
nerve
deep sleep
my/o
muscle
myel/o
spinal cord or bone marrow
Medical terms nervous system
cognition
nerve impulse
neurotransmitters
peripheral
the process of taking the knowledge and understanding it
signal transmitted along a nerve fiber
chemical substance that's released at the end of a nerve fiber
situated on the edge or periphery of something
cognition
the process of taking the knowledge and understanding it
nerve impulse
signal transmitted along a nerve fiber
15 terms
Nervous System Medical Terms
arach
cauda
cephal
cerebr
spider's web
tail
head
brain
arach
spider's web
cauda
tail
20 terms
Medical Terms of Nervous System
Troph/o
Phag/o
Sympathy/o
Esthesi/o
Development
Eat, swallow
Feel with
Feeling
Troph/o
Development
Phag/o
Eat, swallow
Nervous System Medical Terms
Audiometer
Blepharitis
Blepharorrhaphy
Cerebrocular
instrument to measure hearing
inflammation of the eyelid
suturing the eyelid
pertaining to the brain and eyes
Audiometer
instrument to measure hearing
Blepharitis
inflammation of the eyelid
7 terms
nervous system; medical term
EEG (electroencephalogram)
epidural
general anesthesia
local anesthetic
this shows brain waves. the brain waves are the nerve impulse…
this is the anesthesia places in the ___ space with the use o…
this removes all sensations including pain and causes unconsc…
novocain and lidocaine prevents nerve impulses passing to oth…
EEG (electroencephalogram)
this shows brain waves. the brain waves are the nerve impulse…
epidural
this is the anesthesia places in the ___ space with the use o…
Medical terms nervous system
Arach
Cauda
Cephal
Cerebr
Spiders web
Tail
Head
Brain
Arach
Spiders web
Cauda
Tail
32 terms
Nervous System Medical Terms
-phobia
-plegia
-genic
"Pertaining to"
Fear, Dread
Stroke, Paralysis
"Produced from", "Producing"
-ac; -al; -ar; -ary; -eal; -ic; -ior; -ose; -ous; -ium
-phobia
Fear, Dread
-plegia
Stroke, Paralysis
41 terms
medical term: nervous system
alges/o
astr/o
blast/o
caud/o
sense of pain
star
embryonic cell
tail
alges/o
sense of pain
astr/o
star
medical terms for nervous system
acrophobia
Alzheimer's disease
amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
anesthetic
an excessive fear of heights
group of disorder involving the parts of the brain that contr…
also known as Lou Gehrig's disease, rapidly progressive neuro…
medication used to induce anesthesia
acrophobia
an excessive fear of heights
Alzheimer's disease
group of disorder involving the parts of the brain that contr…
26 terms
Nervous System Medical Term
Cerebell/o
Cerebr/o
Encephal/o
Gli/o
Cerebellum
Cerebrum
Brain
Glue
Cerebell/o
Cerebellum
Cerebr/o
Cerebrum
17 terms
Medical Terms- Nervous System
en-
cephal/o
encephal/o
cran/i... crani/o
within
head
brain
cranium
en-
within
cephal/o
head
Nervous System Medical Terms
Cerebellum
Hypothalamus
Medulla Oblongata
Synapse
Coordinates muscle movement and maintains balance.
Beneath the thalamus; controls sleep, appetite, water balance…
Just above the spinal cord; controls breathing, heartbeat, an…
Space through which a nervous impulse is transmitted from one…
Cerebellum
Coordinates muscle movement and maintains balance.
Hypothalamus
Beneath the thalamus; controls sleep, appetite, water balance…
36 terms
Medical terms nervous system
Cephal/o
Cephalgia
Encephal/o
Encephalitis
Head
Headache
Inside head
Inflammation of brain
Cephal/o
Head
Cephalgia
Headache
Nervous system medical terms
Crani/o
Dur/o
Encephal/o
Electr/o
Skull
Dura mater
Brain
Electricity
Crani/o
Skull
Dur/o
Dura mater
41 terms
Nervous System Medical Term
Dur/o
Electr/o
Encephal/o
Esthesi/o
Dura Mater
Electrical
Brain
Feeling or sensation
Dur/o
Dura Mater
Electr/o
Electrical
110 terms
Nervous system medical terms
cerebell/o
cerebr/o
dur/o
encephal/o
cerebellum (posterior part of the brain)
cerebrum (largest part of the brain)
dura mater
brain
cerebell/o
cerebellum (posterior part of the brain)
cerebr/o
cerebrum (largest part of the brain)
18 terms
Medical terms (nervous system)
Cephal/o
Encephal/o
Mening/o
Myel/o
Head
Inside the head(brain)
Membrane surrounding the brain and spinal cord
Spinal cord
Cephal/o
Head
Encephal/o
Inside the head(brain)
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