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23 terms
Medical Terminology- Chapter 1.4
a-
ab-
ad-
an-
without
away from
toward, near
without
a-
without
ab-
away from
Medical Terminology - Chapter 1
angi/o
appendic/o
arteri/o
ather/o
blood or lymph vessel
appendix
artery
plaque, fatty substance
angi/o
blood or lymph vessel
appendic/o
appendix
22 terms
chapter 1 medical term
cardi
gastr
hepat
rhin
heart
stomach
liver
nose
cardi
heart
gastr
stomach
75 terms
Medical Terminology - Chapter 1
Most medical word roots are derived from
The word root for liver is
An example of a word root linking a su…
The word root in a medical term usuall…
Latin and Greek
Hepat
Scler/osis
Anatomical structure
Most medical word roots are derived from
Latin and Greek
The word root for liver is
Hepat
35 terms
Chapter 1: Intro to Medical Terminology
a-
adenoma
arthroscope
bi-
without
gland tumor
instrument to view inside a joint
two
a-
without
adenoma
gland tumor
77 terms
Medical Terminology - Chapter 1
Acr/o
acr, acr/o
Megal/o
Acr/o/megal/y
Extremities (arms, legs, and head)
Extremities or limbs
enlarged or oversized
extremities that are enlarged or oversized
Acr/o
Extremities (arms, legs, and head)
acr, acr/o
Extremities or limbs
115 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
al, eal, ar, ac
ecstasis
ectomy
ia
pertaining to
expansion or dilation
excision (removal)
condition of
al, eal, ar, ac
pertaining to
ecstasis
expansion or dilation
121 terms
Chapter 1 Medical term
abdomen/o-
append/o-
arteri/o-
arthr/o-
abdomen
appendix
artery
joint
abdomen/o-
abdomen
append/o-
appendix
69 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
-ac
-al
-algia
appendico
pertaining to
pertaining to
pain, painful condition
appendix
-ac
pertaining to
-al
pertaining to
133 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
5 medical language skills needed:
Prefix
Combining Form
Suffix
1.) Reading... 2.) Writing... 3.) Thinking, analyzing, and understa…
An optional word beginning
The foundation of the word
The word ending
5 medical language skills needed:
1.) Reading... 2.) Writing... 3.) Thinking, analyzing, and understa…
Prefix
An optional word beginning
Medical Terminology: Chapter 1
c/o
CC
FH
H&P
complains of
chief complaint
family history
history and physical examination
c/o
complains of
CC
chief complaint
Medical terminology Chapter 1
Sub-
Trans-
Retro-
Aden/o
Below
Accross
Behind
Gland
Sub-
Below
Trans-
Accross
33 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
dermat-
cutane-
nephros-
renes-
skin
skin
kidney
kidney
dermat-
skin
cutane-
skin
60 terms
Chapter 1: Medical Terms
Abdominocentesis
Acronym
Acute
Angiography
Surgical puncture in the abdomen to remove fluid.
A word formed from the initial letters of the major parts of…
Rapid onset of disease and a relatively short duration.
Process of producing a radiographic (x-ray) of blood vessels…
Abdominocentesis
Surgical puncture in the abdomen to remove fluid.
Acronym
A word formed from the initial letters of the major parts of…
Medical Terminology- Chapter 1
Adenitis
Adenoma
Adenopathy
Anemia
Inflammation of a gland
Tumor of a gland
Disease condition of a gland
low in red blood cells
Adenitis
Inflammation of a gland
Adenoma
Tumor of a gland
7 terms
Medical terminology chapter 1
A suffix
Prefix
Root
Suffix
All medical terms have
Which element appears at the beginning of a medical term
Foundation of the term
Word ending
A suffix
All medical terms have
Prefix
Which element appears at the beginning of a medical term
Chapter 1 Medical terminology
aden/o
adenoma
adentisis
arthr/o
gland
= tumor of the gland
= inflamation of the gland
joint... arthritis= inflammation of the joint
aden/o
gland
adenoma
= tumor of the gland
Chapter 1 Medical Terminology
itis
bronch
ia
pneumon
inflammation
air tube in the lungs
condition
lung, air
itis
inflammation
bronch
air tube in the lungs
84 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
frame
number
blank
spelling
block of information containing blanks
enables you to locate and flip back to a previous frame with…
what you fill in with the missing word from the left box
practice writing out the word because spelling is important
frame
block of information containing blanks
number
enables you to locate and flip back to a previous frame with…
89 terms
Medical Terminology-Chapter 1
-algia
Dys-
-ectomy
Hyper-
Pain, painful condition
Bad, difficult, or painful
Surgical removal, cutting out, excision
Excessive, increased
-algia
Pain, painful condition
Dys-
Bad, difficult, or painful
122 terms
medical terminology chapter 1
abdomin/o
angi/o
append/o
arteri/o
abdomen
blood vessel
appendix
artery
abdomin/o
abdomen
angi/o
blood vessel
31 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
cardi
cerebr
colo
crani
heart
brain
colon
cranium
cardi
heart
cerebr
brain
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
anti-
pre-
peri-
post-
against
before, in front of
surrounding, around
after, behind
anti-
against
pre-
before, in front of
36 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
four word parts
word root
suffix
prefix
1. Word root 2. Suffix 3. Prefix 4. Combining vowel
The word root is the word part that is the core of the word.…
The suffix is a word part attached to the end of the word roo…
The prefix is a word part attached to the beginning of a word…
four word parts
1. Word root 2. Suffix 3. Prefix 4. Combining vowel
word root
The word root is the word part that is the core of the word.…
Chapter 1 Medical Words
ABATE
ABNORMAL
ABSCESS
ACUTE
To lessen, ease, decrease, or cease
PERTAINING to away from the norm or rule, not normal
localized collection of puss, which may occur in any part of…
sudden, sharp, severe
ABATE
To lessen, ease, decrease, or cease
ABNORMAL
PERTAINING to away from the norm or rule, not normal
Chapter 1 Medical Definitions
Acute
Chronic
Diagnosis
Inflammation
Disease or sympton that has a rapid onset, a servere course,…
Disease or symptom of long duration. Although such diseases m…
The identification of the disease.
A localized response to an injury or destruction of tissues.
Acute
Disease or sympton that has a rapid onset, a servere course,…
Chronic
Disease or symptom of long duration. Although such diseases m…
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
-centesis
-desis
-ectomy
-lysis
surgical puncture
binding, fixation
excision, removal
separation; destruction; loosening
-centesis
surgical puncture
-desis
binding, fixation
36 terms
chapter 1 medical terminology
osis
itis
scope/scopy
a/an
condition of
inflamination
to look at
without
osis
condition of
itis
inflamination
141 terms
Medical terminology chapter 1
acanth(o)
actin(o)
aer(o)
alge
Spiny; thorny
Light
Air, gas
Pain
acanth(o)
Spiny; thorny
actin(o)
Light
59 terms
Medical Terms (Chapter 1)
abdominocentisis
acronym
acute
angiography
surgical puncture of abdominal cavity to remove fluid
word formed from the initial letter of the major parts of a c…
rapid onset, severe course and relatively short duration
process of producing a radiographic study of blood vessels af…
abdominocentisis
surgical puncture of abdominal cavity to remove fluid
acronym
word formed from the initial letter of the major parts of a c…
Medical Terminology - Chapter 1
Greek and Latin
Eponyms
Actronyms
Modern language
Terms built from Greek and Latin word parts
Terms derived from the name of a person, often a physician or…
Terms formed from the first letters of the words in a phrase…
Terms derived from the English language
Greek and Latin
Terms built from Greek and Latin word parts
Eponyms
Terms derived from the name of a person, often a physician or…
17 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
ec-, ex- (before vowels), e-
hyper-
tele-
hypo-
Prefix Meaning: out Examples: ECtopic EXodontist Edentate
Prefix Meaning: excessive Example: HYPERpnea
Prefix Meaning: at a distance, afar Example: TELEmetry
Prefix Meaning: deficient, below Example: HYPOtonia
ec-, ex- (before vowels), e-
Prefix Meaning: out Examples: ECtopic EXodontist Edentate
hyper-
Prefix Meaning: excessive Example: HYPERpnea
90 terms
Chabner Medical Terminology Chapter 1
Adenitis
Adenoma
Adenopathy
Anemia
Inflammation of a gland
Tumor of a gland
Disease of glands
A decrease in erythrocytes or hemoglobin
Adenitis
Inflammation of a gland
Adenoma
Tumor of a gland
Medical terminology, chapter 1
-centesis
-desis
-ectomy
-lysis
surgical puncture
binding, fixation
excision, removal
separation; destruction; loosening
-centesis
surgical puncture
-desis
binding, fixation
Chapter 1 Medical Terms
abdominocentesis
acronym
acute
angiography
the surgical puncture of the abdominal cavity to remove fluid
a word formed from the initial letter of the major parts of a…
condition that has a rapid onset, a severe course, and a rela…
a radiographic study of the blood vessels after the injection…
abdominocentesis
the surgical puncture of the abdominal cavity to remove fluid
acronym
a word formed from the initial letter of the major parts of a…
54 terms
Chapter 1 Medical Terminology
The part of a word that comes after th…
An agent used against fever is:
A slow pulse rate is:
An incision made below the breast is:
Suffix
Antipyretic
Bradycardia
Inframammary
The part of a word that comes after th…
Suffix
An agent used against fever is:
Antipyretic
50 terms
Medical Terminology, Chapter 1 Terms, Intro to Medical Terminology
acute
angiography
appendectomy
arteriosclerosis
a condition that has a rapid onset, a severe course, and a re…
the process of producing a radiograph (x-ray) study of the bl…
the surgical removal of the appendix
the abnormal hardening of the walls of an artery or arteries
acute
a condition that has a rapid onset, a severe course, and a re…
angiography
the process of producing a radiograph (x-ray) study of the bl…
20 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
splenomegaly
hapatosplenomegaly
gastroenterology
hepatitis
enlargement of the spleen
enlargement of the liver and spleen
study of the stomach and intestine
inflammation of the liver
splenomegaly
enlargement of the spleen
hapatosplenomegaly
enlargement of the liver and spleen
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
Carditis
Cardiac
Dermatitis
Dermatosis
Inflammation of the heart.
Pertaining to the heart.
Inflammation of the skin.
Condition of the skin.
Carditis
Inflammation of the heart.
Cardiac
Pertaining to the heart.
12 terms
Chapter 1:medical term
4 orgins of medical terminology
Arthr/o
Hepat/o
Ven/o
Greek/latin, acroyms, epoyms, modern language
Joint
Liver
Vien
4 orgins of medical terminology
Greek/latin, acroyms, epoyms, modern language
Arthr/o
Joint
5 terms
Chapter 1 - Medical Terminology
arteri/o
arteriosclerosis
ather/o
arthr/o
artery
abnormal hardening of the arteries
plaque or fatty substance
joint
arteri/o
artery
arteriosclerosis
abnormal hardening of the arteries
9 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
Arthr
Hepat
Ven
Oste
Joint
Liver
Vein
Bone
Arthr
Joint
Hepat
Liver
9 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
eponym
ancronym
word root
suffix
term derived from name of person, often physician or scientis…
term formed from 1st letters of words in a phrase that can be…
core of word
attached to end to modify meaning
eponym
term derived from name of person, often physician or scientis…
ancronym
term formed from 1st letters of words in a phrase that can be…
Medical Terminology: Chapter 1
Fissure
Fistula
Ileum
Ilium
A groove or crack-like sore of the skin
An abnormal passage usually between two internal organs or le…
Last and longest portion of the small intestine
Part of the hip bone
Fissure
A groove or crack-like sore of the skin
Fistula
An abnormal passage usually between two internal organs or le…
Medical Terminology (Chapter 1)
combining form
prefix
suffix
abdomni/o-
-word part that is the foundation of a word... -gives word its m…
-an optional word beginning ... -single letter or group of lette…
-the word ending... -single letter or group of letters that begi…
abdomen
combining form
-word part that is the foundation of a word... -gives word its m…
prefix
-an optional word beginning ... -single letter or group of lette…
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
arthr
ven
hepat
oste
joint
vein
liver
bone
arthr
joint
ven
vein
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
Abdomin
Adip
Anter
Brachi
Abdomen
Fat
Front
Arm
Abdomin
Abdomen
Adip
Fat
12 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
Adhesion
Etiology
Excision
Febrile
stuck to
study of a cause
cut/remove (-ectomy)
feverish
Adhesion
stuck to
Etiology
study of a cause
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
dermat/o
cutane/o
nephr/o
ren/o
Skin
Skin
Kidney
Kidney
dermat/o
Skin
cutane/o
Skin
63 terms
Medical Terminology chapter 1
Ab-
Dys-
Endo-
Hyper-
Away from, prefix
Difficult, prefix
Within, inside. Prefix.
Higher, normal, prefix
Ab-
Away from, prefix
Dys-
Difficult, prefix
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