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medical language
Amyl/o
An/o
Append/o... Appendic/o
Bil/i
Starch
Anus
Appendix
Bile
Amyl/o
Starch
An/o
Anus
Medical Language
anterior (ventral)
posterior (dorsal)
deep
superficial
front surface of the body
back side of the body
away from the surface
on the surface
anterior (ventral)
front surface of the body
posterior (dorsal)
back side of the body
349 terms
Medical language
Abandonment
Absorption
Accreditations
Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome
To withdraw on's support or help from another person, in spit…
Transfer of nutrients from the digestive tract into the blood…
Official recognition that the organization meets certain stan…
A disease caused by human immunodeficiency virus, a bloodborn…
Abandonment
To withdraw on's support or help from another person, in spit…
Absorption
Transfer of nutrients from the digestive tract into the blood…
Medical Language
cutane/o-
instestin/o-
ment/o-
abdomin/o-
skin
intestine
mind
abdomeno
cutane/o-
skin
instestin/o-
intestine
111 terms
Medical Language
-ac
-al
-ar
-ary
pertaining to
pertaining to
pertaining to
pertaining to
-ac
pertaining to
-al
pertaining to
262 terms
Medical Language
auto-
bi-
dys-
hemi-, semi-
Self;Own
Twice, two
bad: painful: difficult: abnormal
Half
auto-
Self;Own
bi-
Twice, two
525 terms
Medical Language
granul/o-
bas/o-
hem/o-
hemat/o-
granule
base of a structure; basic (alkaline)
blood
blood
granul/o-
granule
bas/o-
base of a structure; basic (alkaline)
Medical language
CC
D/C
DS
Dx
Chief complaint
discharge;discontinue
Discharge summary
Diagnosis
CC
Chief complaint
D/C
discharge;discontinue
56 terms
Medical Language
Cranial
Thoracia
Abdominal
Pelvic
Brain
Lungs and heart
Stomach, small and large intestines, spleen, pancreas
Portions of the small and large intestines, bladder, rectum
Cranial
Brain
Thoracia
Lungs and heart
10 terms
Medical Language
exacerbation
unremarkable
occult
impression
it is getting worse
normal
hidden
another way of saying assessment
exacerbation
it is getting worse
unremarkable
normal
medical language
CC
CPR
D/C
DS
Chief complaint
Computerized patient records
Discharge; discontinue
discharge summary
CC
Chief complaint
CPR
Computerized patient records
21 terms
Medical language
TID
BID
QID
NPO
three times a day
Twice a day
four times a day
nothing by mouth
TID
three times a day
BID
Twice a day
12 terms
Medical language
-Reading... -Listening... -Thinking, analyzi…
Study of word origins
Latin and Greek bc the Romans and Gree…
-ae
5 skills in medical communication
Etymology
Medical words comes from...
-a to...
-Reading... -Listening... -Thinking, analyzi…
5 skills in medical communication
Study of word origins
Etymology
Medical Language
Febrile
Afebrile
Malaise
Unremarkable
To have a fever
To not have a fever
Not feeling well
Another way of saying normal
Febrile
To have a fever
Afebrile
To not have a fever
Medical language
Ante
Hemi
Multi
Neo
Before/forward
Half
Many
New
Ante
Before/forward
Hemi
Half
1,163 terms
Medical Language
Aden/O
Cancer/O, Carcin/O
Chlor/O
Chrom/O
Gland
Cancer
Green
Color
Aden/O
Gland
Cancer/O, Carcin/O
Cancer
36 terms
Exploring Medical Language - Prefixes
a-
an-
ante-
bi-
absence of, without
absence of, without
before
two
a-
absence of, without
an-
absence of, without
54 terms
Exploring Medical Language
dys-
hypo-
pro-
neo-
painful, abnormal, difficult, labored
below, incomplete, deficient
before
new
dys-
painful, abnormal, difficult, labored
hypo-
below, incomplete, deficient
Medical language
Ethymology
When a latin singular word end in -a c…
When a latin singular word end in -us…
When a latin singular word end in -um…
Study of word origins ... Ethym/o- word origin ... -logy - study of
-ae
-i
-a
Ethymology
Study of word origins ... Ethym/o- word origin ... -logy - study of
When a latin singular word end in -a c…
-ae
110 terms
Chap 1 Structure of Medical Language
a-
an-
bi-
de-
without
not
two
reversal
a-
without
an-
not
76 terms
Medical Language Chapter 1
pertaining to
pertaining to
pertaining to
pertaining to
-ac
-al
-ar
-ary
pertaining to
-ac
pertaining to
-al
Medical language
low-dose
asthma
past history
disorder
measured amount of medicine that is relatively small
medical condition in which breathing becomes difficult becaus…
record of medical conditions a person has experienced
illness of the body or mind
low-dose
measured amount of medicine that is relatively small
asthma
medical condition in which breathing becomes difficult becaus…
36 terms
Medical language
low dose
asthma
past history
disorder
measured amount of medicine that is relatively small
medical condition in which breathing becomes difficult becaus…
record of medical conditions a person has experienced
illness of the body or mind
low dose
measured amount of medicine that is relatively small
asthma
medical condition in which breathing becomes difficult becaus…
Medical language
leaflet
painkillers
low-dose
asthma
A printed sheet of paper containing information or advertising
A drug or a medicine for relieving pain
measured amount of medicine that is relatively small
...
leaflet
A printed sheet of paper containing information or advertising
painkillers
A drug or a medicine for relieving pain
276 terms
Medical Language
aden/o
arthr/o
bi/o
carcin/o
gland
joint
life
cancer, cancerous
aden/o
gland
arthr/o
joint
13 terms
Medical Language
aden/o
arthr/o
bi/o
carcin/o
gland
joint
life
cancerous/cancer
aden/o
gland
arthr/o
joint
56 terms
Medical Language
a with line over it
a.c.
ABG
BID
before
before meals
blood lab test: Arterial Blood Gases
twice a day
a with line over it
before
a.c.
before meals
Medical Language
carcin
cyt
epitheli
hist
cancer
cell
epithelium
tisuue
carcin
cancer
cyt
cell
45 terms
Medical language
Gland
Joint
Heart
Head
Aden/o
Arthr/o
Cardi/o
Cephal/o
Gland
Aden/o
Joint
Arthr/o
Medical Language
Five Language Skills
-ac
-al
-ar
-reading... -listening... -thinking, analyzing, and understanding... -…
pertaining to
pertaining to
pertaining to
Five Language Skills
-reading... -listening... -thinking, analyzing, and understanding... -…
-ac
pertaining to
Medical Language
Word Root
Suffix
Prefix
A
Base meaning
End that alters the meaning
Beginning
Without
Word Root
Base meaning
Suffix
End that alters the meaning
30 terms
Medical Language
A-
Ab-
Abdomin/o-
Ablat/o-
Away from; without
Away from
Abdomen
Take away; destroy
A-
Away from; without
Ab-
Away from
79 terms
medical language
acute
chronic
bio-
cephalomegaly
short in pain
long lasting pain
life
head enlarged BIG HEAD
acute
short in pain
chronic
long lasting pain
37 terms
Medical language
Anti
Brandy
Cardi
Cardio
Againts
Show
Hearth
Hearth
Anti
Againts
Brandy
Show
36 terms
Medical Language
Acronym
Prefix
study of
Diagnosis
A medical term using the name of an individual.
Most often when translating the meaning of a term built from…
In the medical term cytology, the suffix means
The medical term meaning identification of disease is
Acronym
A medical term using the name of an individual.
Prefix
Most often when translating the meaning of a term built from…
298 terms
Medical Language
Prefix
Root Word
Suffix
oiu
Related to number, size, degree, time or location, and position
Frequently referring to a body part
Describes the root word further
Vowels which help combine words
Prefix
Related to number, size, degree, time or location, and position
Root Word
Frequently referring to a body part
15 terms
Medical Language
Ketoacidose
Retinopathy
Tachycardia
Tachypnea
Excessive production of ketones, making the blood acidic
Any disease of the retina
Rapidly heart rate, above 100 beats per minute
Rapid breathing
Ketoacidose
Excessive production of ketones, making the blood acidic
Retinopathy
Any disease of the retina
medical language
blephar/o... audi/o... fibul/o... radi/o
cor/o aur/o ili/o scapul/o
core/o cochle/o ischi/o scoli/o
...
...
...
blephar/o... audi/o... fibul/o... radi/o
...
cor/o aur/o ili/o scapul/o
...
41 terms
Medical language
Later
Ule
Logy
Stomy
Side
Small, minute
Study of
New opening
Later
Side
Ule
Small, minute
Medical Language
acro-
aden
angi/o
arteri/o
extremities
gland
vessel
arterio
acro-
extremities
aden
gland
55 terms
Medical language
a-
anti-
Bi-
Poly-
Away from, without
Against
Two
Many, much
a-
Away from, without
anti-
Against
Medical language
N/A
NA
NaCL
NB
Non applicable
nurse assistant
Sodium chloride (salt)
newborn
N/A
Non applicable
NA
nurse assistant
48 terms
Medical language
Ace/o
Aden/o
Angi/o
Arteri/o
Extremities
Glad
Vessel
Artery
Ace/o
Extremities
Aden/o
Glad
19 terms
medical language
laryng/o-
nas/o-
neur/o-
pneumon/o-
larynx (voice box)
nose
nerve
lung; air
laryng/o-
larynx (voice box)
nas/o-
nose
Medical language
Cardiopulmonary
Respiratory system
Mucosa
Nasal cavity
Heart lung
Breathe
Mucus membrane
Nose
Cardiopulmonary
Heart lung
Respiratory system
Breathe
87 terms
Medical Language
a-, an-
ab-
ad-
anti-
negative, without
away from
towards
against
a-, an-
negative, without
ab-
away from
Medical Language
gastro
cardio
dent
pulmon
stomach
heart
teeth
lungs
gastro
stomach
cardio
heart
42 terms
Medical Language Chapter 2
3 body planes
Coronal Plane
Anterior
posterior
coronal plane, sagittal plane, transverse plane
is an imaginary, vertical plane that divides the entire body…
front, ventral
back, dorsal
3 body planes
coronal plane, sagittal plane, transverse plane
Coronal Plane
is an imaginary, vertical plane that divides the entire body…
30 terms
Medical Language
-megaly
-oma
-osis
-pathy
enlargement
tumor; mass
condition
disease
-megaly
enlargement
-oma
tumor; mass
Medical language
-logy
Physio
-ation
Auscult
Study of
Body
A process
To listen
-logy
Study of
Physio
Body
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