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337 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Medical Terminology Final Exam
A combining vowel is used:
When defining a medical term one shoul…
Add a suffix to create a medical term…
Add a combining form to create a medic…
Both B and C are correct answers
suffix
Cephalad
Mediolateral
A combining vowel is used:
Both B and C are correct answers
When defining a medical term one shoul…
suffix
39 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Medical term. Chapter 12: Urinary System, uro/genital system
The process of forming urine begins in…
The tubes that carry urine from the ki…
The muscular, hollow organ that tempor…
The organ whose functions are to remov…
glomeruli capsule "part of nephron"
ureters "small canals"
urinary bladder "vesic/o- or cysto-"
kidney
The process of forming urine begins in…
glomeruli capsule "part of nephron"
The tubes that carry urine from the ki…
ureters "small canals"
25 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Medical Terminology Prefixes
a-, an-
auto-
bio-
brady-
no, not, without
self
life
slow
a-, an-
no, not, without
auto-
self
114 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Medical Terminology Chpts 1-4
The word part that contains the fundam…
In the medical term "intra/ven/ous"-ve…
The word part attached to the beginnin…
In the word root 'arthr/itis' -itis is…
Root word "stem word"
word root or stem word
Prefix
Suffix
The word part that contains the fundam…
Root word "stem word"
In the medical term "intra/ven/ous"-ve…
word root or stem word
17 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Surgery Prefixes and Suffixes
-ist
-logist
-logy
-otomy
specialist
one who studies
study of
to cut into
-ist
specialist
-logist
one who studies
15 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Medical Terminology - Chapter 11 Vocabulary (prefixes and suffixes)
blephar/o
-cusis
irid/o
kerat/o
eyelid
hearing
iris, colored part of the eye
horny, hard, cornea
blephar/o
eyelid
-cusis
hearing
65 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Medical Assisting-prefix, suffix, and root words
-itis
-algia
intra
post
inflammation of
Pain
within, inside
after, behind
-itis
inflammation of
-algia
Pain
8 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Medical "flashcards" - prefix/suffix
above, upon
after, following
against, opposite
around
epi-
post-
anti- contra-
circum-
above, upon
epi-
after, following
post-
65 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Medical Prefixes
a-
ab-
ad-
an-
without, lack of
away from
to, toward
without, lack of
a-
without, lack of
ab-
away from
6 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Rehab Prefixes & Suffixes
-nomics
-phoresis
-therapy
re-
pertaining to laws
carrying
treatment
again
-nomics
pertaining to laws
-phoresis
carrying
36 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Med Term Final
Word part placed before a work to modi…
pronounceable words formed from initia…
carcin/o is an example of a __________…
Combine ot/o and -rrhea
prefix
acronyms
combining
otorrhea
Word part placed before a work to modi…
prefix
pronounceable words formed from initia…
acronyms
37 termscreated on December 2, 2016
MED. TERM. CH 1-8,12
prefix
suffix
combining form
bronchi
PREFIX/SUFFIX/COMBINING TERM: intra-
PREFIX/SUFFIX/COMBINING TERM: -oid
PREFIX/SUFFIX/COMBINING TERM: spher/o
PLURAL FORM: bronchus
prefix
PREFIX/SUFFIX/COMBINING TERM: intra-
suffix
PREFIX/SUFFIX/COMBINING TERM: -oid
36 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Chapters 1-8, 12 Review
Prefix
Aden/o is an example of which form?
Singular form of bacilli
Suffix
Word part placed before a word to modify its meaning
Combining
Bacillus
Added to the end of a word to modify meaning
Prefix
Word part placed before a word to modify its meaning
Aden/o is an example of which form?
Combining
36 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Chapters 1-8 & 12 Review
Prefix
Suffix
Pharmacology
Singular of vari
Word part placed before a word to modify its meaning
Word part attached to the end of a word or word root
Study of drugs
Varix
Prefix
Word part placed before a word to modify its meaning
Suffix
Word part attached to the end of a word or word root
36 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Review for Final... 36 terms
Prefix
Combing Form
Suffix
word root
before word, to modify meaning (Chapter 1)
symbolized by a diagonal slash (Chapter 1)
after word, to modify meaning (Chapter 1)
main body of word (Chapter 1)
Prefix
before word, to modify meaning (Chapter 1)
Combing Form
symbolized by a diagonal slash (Chapter 1)
36 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Medical Terminology Final: PREFIXES
ab-
ana-
anti-
apo-
away from
up, apart, backward, again
against
off, away
ab-
away from
ana-
up, apart, backward, again
44 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Med Term 5 Prefixes & Suffixes
angi(o)
vas(o)
vascul(o)
aort(o)
vessel
vessel
vessel
aorta
angi(o)
vessel
vas(o)
vessel
21 termscreated on December 2, 2016
prefix 5
-ia
-iatrics
intra-
infra-
disease
medical specialities
within
beneath
-ia
disease
-iatrics
medical specialities
33 termscreated on December 2, 2016
medical terminology vocabulary words ltc final exam
acuity
ascites
ataxia
autograft
clearness or sharpness of sensory function
abnormal accumulation of fluid in abdominal cavity
no muscle coordination
skin graft taken off and placed on the body of the same patient
acuity
clearness or sharpness of sensory function
ascites
abnormal accumulation of fluid in abdominal cavity
13 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Prefixes
pre-
peri-
post-
ab-
before
durring
after
away from
pre-
before
peri-
durring
24 termscreated on December 2, 2016
medical terminology prefixes ltc final exam
a
allo
an
anti
without
other/different from normal
without/not
against
a
without
allo
other/different from normal
119 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Unit 5 Medical Lanuage (PHS)
Physician's Desk Refrence (PDR)
Word Parts/Building Blocks
Prefixes
Suffixes
Reliable dictionary for medications
Most medical terms are formed from combining word parts
Usually indicate location, time, r number and come at the beg…
Usually indicate the prcedure, disease, or condition and cme…
Physician's Desk Refrence (PDR)
Reliable dictionary for medications
Word Parts/Building Blocks
Most medical terms are formed from combining word parts
6 termscreated on December 2, 2016
MEDICAL CAREERS - Medical Terminology Quiz
What are the 4 parts that make up a me…
To understand medical terms -you read…
Word Root
Combining Form
1. Word Root... 2. Combining Form... 3. Prefix ... 4. Suffix
1. Suffix... 2. Prefix... 3. Word Root... 4. Combining Form
the basic meaning of a medical term, normally indicates a bod…
it is a word root plus a vowel. The most common vowel is an "…
What are the 4 parts that make up a me…
1. Word Root... 2. Combining Form... 3. Prefix ... 4. Suffix
To understand medical terms -you read…
1. Suffix... 2. Prefix... 3. Word Root... 4. Combining Form
43 termscreated on December 2, 2016
medical terminology final
hypertension
chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
congestive heart failure
coronary artery bypass graft
the abbreviation HTN
the abbreviation COPD:
the abbreviation CHF:
the abbreviation CABG:
hypertension
the abbreviation HTN
chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
the abbreviation COPD:
6 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Putting together medical terminology
4 word parts
The root
Combining form
Suffix
Root word ... Combining form ... Suffix ... Prefix
Stomach- gastr
The root word with a combining form at the end ... gastr/o
Comes at end ... Usually means procedure, condition, disorder…
4 word parts
Root word ... Combining form ... Suffix ... Prefix
The root
Stomach- gastr
83 termscreated on December 1, 2016
MHILL MUSCULOSCELITAL
The__________produce movement by pulli…
nerves and blood vessels are joined ba…
types of skeletal muscle...
the covering of all bone
muscles
microsurgical instruments
-striated , -voluntary
periosteum
The__________produce movement by pulli…
muscles
nerves and blood vessels are joined ba…
microsurgical instruments
10 termscreated on December 1, 2016
MA 50 WK1 S&T
Combining vowels
Combining forms
Word root
Compound medical term
To help with the pronouncitation of a word
Created when a root word, to which the components are added
The basic information of a word, to which the components are…
Using more than one word root
Combining vowels
To help with the pronouncitation of a word
Combining forms
Created when a root word, to which the components are added
37 termscreated on December 1, 2016
Medical Terminology Ch. 3 Understanding Prefixes
a-
ab-
bi-
endo-
without, absence of
away from
two
within
a-
without, absence of
ab-
away from
39 termscreated on December 1, 2016
prefixes
brach
brachy
brady
tachy
arm
short
slow
fast
brach
arm
brachy
short
54 termscreated on December 1, 2016
Medical Terminology Ch. 1 Introduction
constructed terms
nonconstructed terms
eponym
medical terminology
made up of multiple word parts that are combined to form a ne…
not formed from individual word parts; committed to memory
terms derived from named of people
the universal language of medicine
constructed terms
made up of multiple word parts that are combined to form a ne…
nonconstructed terms
not formed from individual word parts; committed to memory
39 termscreated on December 1, 2016
Medical Prefixes
Dys
Hypo
Poly
Supra
Painful
Low
Many
Above
Dys
Painful
Hypo
Low
400 termscreated on December 1, 2016
Medical Terminology Final
Which combining form means "to take aw…
Which combining form means "scale-like…
Which combining form means "black" or…
Which suffix pertains to tumors?
ablat/o
squam/o
melan/o
-oma
Which combining form means "to take aw…
ablat/o
Which combining form means "scale-like…
squam/o
52 termscreated on December 1, 2016
Chapter 4, Section 1 Suffixes and Prefixes
-ac
-al
-algia
-ar
immature cell... pertaining to
pertaining to
pertaining to... pain
pertaining to
-ac
immature cell... pertaining to
-al
pertaining to
25 termscreated on December 1, 2016
#12) EHR/CMOM (Chapter 6/Written Exam)
Give a brief description of Medcin
Give a brief description of ICD-9-CM
Explain the difference between an EHR…
Which screen do you use to set the rea…
A medical nomenclature and knowledge base developed by Medico…
An acronym for International Classification of Diseases, Nint…
EHR nomenclatures differ from billing codes because they are…
The New Encounter window.
Give a brief description of Medcin
A medical nomenclature and knowledge base developed by Medico…
Give a brief description of ICD-9-CM
An acronym for International Classification of Diseases, Nint…
32 termscreated on December 1, 2016
CH 1 and 2. <3
Which of the following is a word root?
Which of these following prefixes mean…
What does the term gastritis mean?
To make words ending in "y" plural
Hepat
Circum-
Inflammation of the stomach
drop the "y" and add -ies
Which of the following is a word root?
Hepat
Which of these following prefixes mean…
Circum-
8 termscreated on December 1, 2016
Anatomy Prefixes 5
-ia
-iatrics
intra-
infra-
disease
medical specialties
within
beneath
-ia
disease
-iatrics
medical specialties
14 termscreated on December 1, 2016
#11) EHR/CMOM (Chapter 6/Test Your Knowledge)
Describe how to record a test that was…
How do you indicate a "possible" diagn…
Describe the function of the exit butt…
Describe the function of the browse bu…
On the Tx tab: Clicking the red button on any test automatica…
Select the diagnosis and then use the Prefix field in the Ent…
Exits the Student Edition software.
Displays the current finding's position in the... Medcin nomenc…
Describe how to record a test that was…
On the Tx tab: Clicking the red button on any test automatica…
How do you indicate a "possible" diagn…
Select the diagnosis and then use the Prefix field in the Ent…
35 termscreated on December 1, 2016
Exam final. MT1 Multiple Choice
All medical terms have
Which element appears atthe begining o…
Which term means inflammation of the g…
Term that means study of cells
Suffix
Prefix
Adenitis
Cytology
All medical terms have
Suffix
Which element appears atthe begining o…
Prefix
45 termscreated on December 1, 2016
Nuclear reactions
Medical uses
Velocity
Chain Reaction
thermonuclear
what has been the big area of nuclear development for 30 yrs?
in particle accelerators you need a very high.... to overcome…
in a .... the material that starts the reaction is also one o…
fusion is used in ... weapons
Medical uses
what has been the big area of nuclear development for 30 yrs?
Velocity
in particle accelerators you need a very high.... to overcome…
98 termscreated on December 1, 2016
ch.6 medical terminology, anatomy
word root
Prefix
Suffix
Combined vowel
main point, what word is about EX: cardio= heart Phlebo=vein
before, makes more specific EX: endo=inside
after, adds to meaning of root EX: itis=inflammation Tomy=cut…
vowel added to make word easier to pronounce o most common. E…
word root
main point, what word is about EX: cardio= heart Phlebo=vein
Prefix
before, makes more specific EX: endo=inside
21 termscreated on December 1, 2016
Medical Terminology Unknowns-Prefix
ana-
ante-
ap-, apo-
aut-, auto-
up, toward
before
separation from
self
ana-
up, toward
ante-
before
18 termscreated on December 1, 2016
Prefix/Suffix Circulatory System
Cardi/o
Brady/tachy
Angi/o
Veno/phlebo
= heart
= slow/fast
= vessel
= vein
Cardi/o
= heart
Brady/tachy
= slow/fast
31 termscreated on December 1, 2016
Medical Terminology- Combining Forms, Prefixes, & Suffixes
cerebr/o
crani/o
encephal/o
gangli/o
cerebrum
cranium (skull)
brain
ganglion (knot or knoblike mass)
cerebr/o
cerebrum
crani/o
cranium (skull)
20 termscreated on December 1, 2016
Medical Terminology
Arthr/o
Hypo
logy
Gastr/o
Combining forn
In the term hypodermic, the prefix is
In the term neonatology, the suffix is
The word component that refers to the stomach is
Arthr/o
Combining forn
Hypo
In the term hypodermic, the prefix is
37 termscreated on December 1, 2016
MEDICAL PREFIXES
dys-
hypo-
poly-
supra-
pain
low, under, beneath
many
above, over
dys-
pain
hypo-
low, under, beneath
16 termscreated on December 1, 2016
Medical Terminology 4
Word root
Suffix
Prefix
Combining vowels
Part of the word that is the core, contains fundamental meani…
Attached at end of word to modify the meaning
Attached at the beginning of a word to modify the meaning
Usually an oh and is used between two word roots or between a…
Word root
Part of the word that is the core, contains fundamental meani…
Suffix
Attached at end of word to modify the meaning
53 termscreated on December 1, 2016
Medical Terminology Test: Suffixes and Prefixes
-al
-dynia
-graphy
-itis
pertaining to
pain
according to data
inflammation
-al
pertaining to
-dynia
pain
100 termscreated on December 1, 2016
medical Terminology final exam
combining form of andr/o
blood in the urine
combining form of vesic/o
suffix for ism
male
hematuria
urinary bladder
condition of
combining form of andr/o
male
blood in the urine
hematuria
22 termscreated on December 1, 2016
(10) Medical Roots, Suffixes, and Prefixes
hypo-
hyster(o)-
-iasis
iatr(o)-
below normal
pertaining to the womb, the uterus
condition, formation, or presence of
of or pertaining to medicine, or a physician
hypo-
below normal
hyster(o)-
pertaining to the womb, the uterus
100 termscreated on December 1, 2016
RMA Final
Which of the following terms refers to…
One of the greatest barriers to commun…
The prefix epi- means
If a virus has a bacterial host, it is…
accountability
stress
upon
bacteriophage
Which of the following terms refers to…
accountability
One of the greatest barriers to commun…
stress
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