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58 terms
Language of Medicine chapter 6
-ectasis, -ectasia
-emesis
-lysis
-pepsia
stretching, dilation, dilatation, widening
vomiting
breakdown, destruction, separation
digestion
-ectasis, -ectasia
stretching, dilation, dilatation, widening
-emesis
vomiting
40 terms
The Language of Medicine: Chapter 1; Combining Forms
aden/o
arthr/o
bi/o
carcin/o
gland
joint
life
cancer
aden/o
gland
arthr/o
joint
77 terms
The Language of Medicine, Chabner, Chapter 1
Aden/o
Arthr/o
Bi/o
Carcin/o
Gland
Joint
Life
Cancerous, cancer
Aden/o
Gland
Arthr/o
Joint
26 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 7
albumin/o
azot/o
bacteri/o
cali/o, calic/o
albumin, protein
urea, nitrogen
bacteria
calyx
albumin/o
albumin, protein
azot/o
urea, nitrogen
126 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 4 Prefixes
carp/o
cib/o
cis/o
cost/o
wrist bones
meals
to cut
rib
carp/o
wrist bones
cib/o
meals
115 terms
The Language of Medicine Chapter 5
absorption
amino acids
amylase
anus
Passage of materials through the walls of the small intestine…
Small building blocks of proteins (like links in a chain), re…
Enzyme (-ase) secreted by the pancreas and salivary glands to…
Terminal end or opening of the digestive tract to the outside…
absorption
Passage of materials through the walls of the small intestine…
amino acids
Small building blocks of proteins (like links in a chain), re…
60 terms
The Language of Medicine, Chabner, Chapter 2
abdomin/o
adip/o
anter/o
cervic/o
abdomen
fat
front
neck (of the body or of the uterus)
abdomin/o
abdomen
adip/o
fat
102 terms
Chapter 15 The Language of Medicine
Acetabulum
Acromion
Articular Cartilage
Bone
Rounded depression, or socket, in the pelvis that joins the f…
Outward extension of the shoulder blade forming the point of…
Thin layer of cartilage covering the bone in the joint space
Dense, hard connective tissue composing the skeleton. Example…
Acetabulum
Rounded depression, or socket, in the pelvis that joins the f…
Acromion
Outward extension of the shoulder blade forming the point of…
47 terms
The Language of Medicine Chapter 2
abdomin/o
adip/o
anter/o
bol/o
abdomen
fat
front
to cast (throw)
abdomin/o
abdomen
adip/o
fat
47 terms
Chapter 2 - Language of Medicine
abdomin/o
adip/o
anter/o
bol/o
abdomen
fat
front
to cast (throw)
abdomin/o
abdomen
adip/o
fat
44 terms
Medical Term. The Language of Medicine 10th Edition Ch. 3 (some not found)
Diplococci
Pneumococci
Gon/o
Gonococci
Berry-shaped bacteria organized in pairs
Diplococci or berry shaped bacteria in pairs, that causes pne…
Seed
Type of diplococci that invades the reproductive organs and c…
Diplococci
Berry-shaped bacteria organized in pairs
Pneumococci
Diplococci or berry shaped bacteria in pairs, that causes pne…
75 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 5
Pericardium
Epicardium
Myocardium
Endocardium
membranous sac that encloses the heart
external layer of the heart and inner layer of pericardium
middle and thickest layer of the heart
inner lining of the heart
Pericardium
membranous sac that encloses the heart
Epicardium
external layer of the heart and inner layer of pericardium
97 terms
The Language of Medicine - CH. 4
carp/o
cib/o
cis/o
cost/o
wrist bones
meals
to cut
rib
carp/o
wrist bones
cib/o
meals
Language of Medicine chapter 7
arteriole
bowman capsule
calyx, calix
catheter
small artery
enclosing structure surrounding each glomerulus
cup-like collecting region of the renal pelvis
tube for injecting or collecting fluids
arteriole
small artery
bowman capsule
enclosing structure surrounding each glomerulus
8 terms
Language of medicine - chapter 5
bucco
cheilo, labio
palato
uvulo
cheek (má)
lip (môi)
palate ( khẩu cái)
uvula ( lưỡi gà)
bucco
cheek (má)
cheilo, labio
lip (môi)
182 terms
Language of Medicine - Chapter 10
cerebell/o
cerebr/o
dur/o
encephal/o
cerebellum
cerebrum
dura mater
brain
cerebell/o
cerebellum
cerebr/o
cerebrum
100 terms
The Language of Medicine Chapter 4
carp/o
cib/o
cis/o
cost/o
wrist bones
meals
to cut
rib
carp/o
wrist bones
cib/o
meals
49 terms
Language of Medicine - ch 7
Caliectasis
Caliceal
Cystitis
Cystectomy
Dilation of a calyx.
Pertaining to a calyx.
Inflammation of the urinary bladder.
Removal of the urinary bladder.
Caliectasis
Dilation of a calyx.
Caliceal
Pertaining to a calyx.
68 terms
Chapter 5 Language of Medicine
perianal
appendectomy
appendicitis
buccal mucosa
Pertaining to surrounding the anus.
Removal (resection) of the appendix.
Inflammation of the appendix.
The mucous membrane (mucosa) lining the cheek.
perianal
Pertaining to surrounding the anus.
appendectomy
Removal (resection) of the appendix.
171 terms
The Language of Medicine Chapter 13
bas/o
basophil
chrom/o
hypochromic
base (alkaline the opposite of acid)
Leukocyte whose granules have an affinity for basic stain; re…
color
decreased concentration of hemoglobin in red blood cells
bas/o
base (alkaline the opposite of acid)
basophil
Leukocyte whose granules have an affinity for basic stain; re…
201 terms
The Language of Medicine, Chabner, Chapter 22
AD
ADHD
ADLs
AIMS
Alzheimer disease; a form of dementia
attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder
activities of daily living
abnormal involuntary movement scale; used to monitor signs of…
AD
Alzheimer disease; a form of dementia
ADHD
attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder
26 terms
Language of Medicine - ch 9
Androgen
Balanitis
cryogenic surgery
Cryptorchidism
Male hormone producing or stimulating male characteristics. A…
Inflammation of the glans penis.
Pertaining to destruction of tissue by producing cold tempera…
Undescended testicles.
Androgen
Male hormone producing or stimulating male characteristics. A…
Balanitis
Inflammation of the glans penis.
81 terms
Language of medicine chapter 20
computed tomography
contrast studies
gamma camera
gamma rays
CT scan
radiopaque materials are injected to obtain contrast with sur…
machine to detect gamma rays emitted from radiopharmaceutical…
high energy rays emitted by radioactive substances inn tracer…
computed tomography
CT scan
contrast studies
radiopaque materials are injected to obtain contrast with sur…
114 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 2
abdomin/o
adip/o
anter/o
bol/o
abdomen
fat
front
to cast - throw -
abdomin/o
abdomen
adip/o
fat
96 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 15
calc/o, calci/o
kyph/o
lamin/o
lord/o
calcium
humpback, hunchback (posterior curvature in the thoracic regi…
lamina (part of the vertbral arch)
curve, swayback (anterior curvature in the lumber region)
calc/o, calci/o
calcium
kyph/o
humpback, hunchback (posterior curvature in the thoracic regi…
30 terms
The Language of Medicine Ch. 10
cerebell/o
cerebr/o
dur/o
encephal/o
cerebellum
cerebrum
dura mater
brain
cerebell/o
cerebellum
cerebr/o
cerebrum
31 terms
LANGUAGE OF MEDICINE CH 22
ANXIOLYTIC
AUTISM
HALLUCINOGEN
HYPNOSIS
A DRUG THAT IS USED FOR RELIEF OF ANXIETY; A MILD TRANQUILIZER
DEVELOPMENTAL DISORDER CHARACTERIZED BY DELAYS IN SOCIALIZATI…
A SUBSTANCE THAT CAUSES HALLUCINATIONS (FALSE SENSORY PERCEPT…
CONDITION OR STATE OF ALTERED CONSCIOUSNESS IN WHICH THERE IS…
ANXIOLYTIC
A DRUG THAT IS USED FOR RELIEF OF ANXIETY; A MILD TRANQUILIZER
AUTISM
DEVELOPMENTAL DISORDER CHARACTERIZED BY DELAYS IN SOCIALIZATI…
47 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 2
abdomin/o
adip/o
anter/o
bol/o
abdomen
fat
front
to cast (throw)
abdomin/o
abdomen
adip/o
fat
125 terms
The Language Of Medicine Chapter 22
anxi/o
anxiolytic
aut/o
autism
uneasy, anxious, distressed
A drug that is used for relief of anxiety; a mild tranquilizer
self
Developmental disorder characterized by delays in socializati…
anxi/o
uneasy, anxious, distressed
anxiolytic
A drug that is used for relief of anxiety; a mild tranquilizer
47 terms
Language of Medicine - ch 13
Basophil
Hypochromic
Anticoagulant
Coagulopathy
White blood cell with dark-staining granules that have an aff…
Pertaining to deficiency of color (reduction of hemoglobin in…
A substance that works against coagulation (blood clotting).
Disease of the clotting process.
Basophil
White blood cell with dark-staining granules that have an aff…
Hypochromic
Pertaining to deficiency of color (reduction of hemoglobin in…
31 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 6
ectasis, ectasia
emesis
pepsia
phagia
dilation, widening
vomiting
digestion
eating, swallowing
ectasis, ectasia
dilation, widening
emesis
vomiting
15 terms
Language of Medicine Vocab 2
Aden/o
Adip/o
Anter/o
Caud/o
gland
fat
before, front
lower part of body, tail
Aden/o
gland
Adip/o
fat
42 terms
Language of medicine - chapter 2
abdominal
adipose
anterior
anabolism
Pertaining to the abdomen.
Pertaining to fat.
Pertaining to the front.
Process of casting up (building-up or synthesizing process in…
abdominal
Pertaining to the abdomen.
adipose
Pertaining to fat.
55 terms
The Language of Medicine - Chapter 12
adenoidectomy
adenoid hypertrophy
alveolar
bronchospasm
Removal of adenoids.
Excessive development (enlargement) of adenoids.
Pertaining to an alveolus.
Involuntary contraction of muscles in the walls of bronchial…
adenoidectomy
Removal of adenoids.
adenoid hypertrophy
Excessive development (enlargement) of adenoids.
64 terms
Language of Medicine Chp. 3 Suffixes
amnio/centesis
thora/centesis
abdomino/centesis
-algia
withdrawal of fluid from the sac surrounding a fetus to use f…
removal of fluid from the space between the lungs and chest w…
removal of fluid from the peritoneal cavity in the abdomen.
pain
amnio/centesis
withdrawal of fluid from the sac surrounding a fetus to use f…
thora/centesis
removal of fluid from the space between the lungs and chest w…
115 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 7
acetone
albuminuria
antidiuretic hormone
anuria
a type of ketone body
presence of albumin in urine
hormone from pituitary gland that acts on renal tubules to pr…
failure of the kidneys to produce urine
acetone
a type of ketone body
albuminuria
presence of albumin in urine
98 terms
Language of Medicine - ch 3
Arthralgia
Otalgia
Neuralgia
Myalgia
Pain in a joint.
Pain in the ear.
Pain of nerves.
Pain of muscles.
Arthralgia
Pain in a joint.
Otalgia
Pain in the ear.
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