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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
150 terms
medical language
Amyl/o
An/o
Append/o... Appendic/o
Bil/i
Starch
Anus
Appendix
Bile
Amyl/o
Starch
An/o
Anus
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
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…
111 terms
Medical Language
-ac
-al
-ar
-ary
pertaining to
pertaining to
pertaining to
pertaining to
-ac
pertaining to
-al
pertaining to
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
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)
143 terms
Medical Language
cutane/o-
instestin/o-
ment/o-
abdomin/o-
skin
intestine
mind
abdomeno
cutane/o-
skin
instestin/o-
intestine
262 terms
Medical Language
auto-
bi-
dys-
hemi-, semi-
Self;Own
Twice, two
bad: painful: difficult: abnormal
Half
auto-
Self;Own
bi-
Twice, two
10 terms
medical language
arthropathy
arthroplasty
arthroscopy
costectomy
disease of the joints
the surgical reconstruction or replacement of a joint
procedure in which visual equipment can be inserted into a jo…
surgical removal of all or part of the rib
arthropathy
disease of the joints
arthroplasty
the surgical reconstruction or replacement of a joint
61 terms
Medical language
Ante
Hemi
Multi
Neo
Before/forward
Half
Many
New
Ante
Before/forward
Hemi
Half
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
14 terms
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
61 terms
Medical language
Frontal plane
Transverse plane
Umbilical region
Superior
Another name for the cornal plane
Plane that divides the body into top and bottom sections, sup…
Center region of the adbominopelvic area; located around the…
Pertaining to the upper half of the body or a position above…
Frontal plane
Another name for the cornal plane
Transverse plane
Plane that divides the body into top and bottom sections, sup…
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
260 terms
Medical Language
auto-
bi-
dys-
hemi-, semi-
Self
Twice, two
Bad, painful, disordered
Half
auto-
Self
bi-
Twice, two
110 terms
The Structure of Medical Language
a-
an-
bi-
de-
without
not
two
reversal
a-
without
an-
not
10 terms
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
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
67 terms
Chapter 1 Medical language
psych/o
encephal/o
ocul/o, opt/o or ophthalm/o
nas/o or rhin/o
mind
brain
eye
nose
psych/o
mind
encephal/o
brain
276 terms
Medical Language
aden/o
arthr/o
bi/o
carcin/o
gland
joint
life
cancer, cancerous
aden/o
gland
arthr/o
joint
40 terms
medical language
pulmonology
pulmonologist
pneumonia
pneumonitis
study of the lungs, or the medical specialty of disorders of…
specialist in treating disorders of the lungs
inflammation of the lung parenchyma (tissue)
same as pneumonia
pulmonology
study of the lungs, or the medical specialty of disorders of…
pulmonologist
specialist in treating disorders of the lungs
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
10 terms
Medical Language
Acute
chronic
exacerbation
abrupt
It just started recently or is a sharp, severe symptom
It has been going on for awhile now.
It is getting worse
All of a sudden
Acute
It just started recently or is a sharp, severe symptom
chronic
It has been going on for awhile now.
32 terms
Medical Language
Arthr
Brachi
Card
Cerv
Joint
Arm
Heart
Neck
Arthr
Joint
Brachi
Arm
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…
8 terms
Medical language
Arteri/o
Arthr/o
Cardi/o
Derm/o; Dermat/o
Artery
Joint
Heart
Skin
Arteri/o
Artery
Arthr/o
Joint
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
87 terms
Medical Language
a-, an-
ab-
ad-
anti-
negative, without
away from
towards
against
a-, an-
negative, without
ab-
away from
170 terms
Medical Language
Chest
Armpit
Heart
Ary
Thorax
Axillary
Cardio
Pertaining to
Chest
Thorax
Armpit
Axillary
94 terms
Medical Language
gastro
cardio
dent
pulmon
stomach
heart
teeth
lungs
gastro
stomach
cardio
heart
311 terms
Medical language
-logy
Physio
-ation
Auscult
Study of
Body
A process
To listen
-logy
Study of
Physio
Body
40 terms
Medical Language
Proton pump inhibitor drugs
Gastrointestinal system (GI system)
Upper GI System
Lower GI system
Treat peptic ulcer
An elongated body system that begins at the mouth, continues…
Structured from the mouth through the stomach
Structures from small intestine through the anus
Proton pump inhibitor drugs
Treat peptic ulcer
Gastrointestinal system (GI system)
An elongated body system that begins at the mouth, continues…
20 terms
Medical language
Ocul
Opsis
Or
Blephar
Eye
Vision
One who does
Eyelid
Ocul
Eye
Opsis
Vision
71 terms
Medical Language
Intra
frontal plane
superior section of the body
Iatrogenic Disease
Within
A vertical plane that divides the body into front and back se…
Upper section of the body, an organ, or a structure.
Wrong medicine or treatment that was given to a patient.
Intra
Within
frontal plane
A vertical plane that divides the body into front and back se…
49 terms
medical language
a
ab
ad
anit
negative
away from
towards
against
a
negative
ab
away from
Medical language
Cerebr/o
Aden/o
Angi/o
Arteri/o
Largest part of the brain
Gland
Vessel
Artery
Cerebr/o
Largest part of the brain
Aden/o
Gland
106 terms
Medical Language
tonsill/o
trache/o
trans
tri
tonsil
trachea
across;through
three
tonsill/o
tonsil
trache/o
trachea
10 terms
medical language
FHx
Pt
VS
DDx
family history
Patient
vital signs
differential diagnosis
FHx
family history
Pt
Patient
21 terms
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
22 terms
Medical Language
arthr
brachi
card
cerv
joint
arm
heart
neck
arthr
joint
brachi
arm
82 terms
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
Acro
Angi/o
arthr/o
cardi/o
extremities
vessel
joint
heart
Acro
extremities
Angi/o
vessel
26 terms
medical language
urology
urethra
cervical
cervix
medical specialty of disorders of the urinary system
canal leading from the bladder to the outside
pertaining to the cervix or the neck region
lower part of the uterus
urology
medical specialty of disorders of the urinary system
urethra
canal leading from the bladder to the outside
13 terms
Medical Language
aden/o
arthr/o
bi/o
carcin/o
gland
joint
life
cancerous/cancer
aden/o
gland
arthr/o
joint
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
59 terms
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
Medical language
Gastr/o
Intestin/o
Al
Itis-Suffix.
Stomach
Intestine
Pertaining to
Inflammation
Gastr/o
Stomach
Intestin/o
Intestine
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