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24 terms
Medical Terminology - Ch. 8 - Cardiovascular System (A)
a widening, a widened blood vessel
vessel (usually blood or lymph)
aorta
artery
aneurysm/o
angi/o
aort/o
arteri/o
a widening, a widened blood vessel
aneurysm/o
vessel (usually blood or lymph)
angi/o
31 terms
Cardiovascular System Medical Terminology
angi-
aort/o
arteri/o
ather/o
vessel
aorta
artery
fatty/plaque substance
angi-
vessel
aort/o
aorta
64 terms
Medical Terminology - Cardiovascular System
angin
pector
angin/a pector/is
angio
tightness with pain
chest
presence of pain in the chest
vessel
angin
tightness with pain
pector
chest
58 terms
Medical Terminology: Cardiovascular System
Atria
Ventricles
the two upper chambers of the heart... -Chambers divided by inte…
the two lower chambers of the heart... -Chambers divided by inte…
Atria
the two upper chambers of the heart... -Chambers divided by inte…
Ventricles
the two lower chambers of the heart... -Chambers divided by inte…
35 terms
Medical Terminology: The Cardiovascular System
a-
bi-
brady-
endo-
lack of
two
slow
within
a-
lack of
bi-
two
75 terms
Medical Terminology Cardiovascular System
aneurysm
angiitis
angina pectoris
angiostenosis
a localized weak spot or balloon like enlargement of the wall…
the inflammation of a blood or lymph vessel known also as vas…
also known as angina, episodes of severe chest pain due to in…
the narrowing of a blood vessel
aneurysm
a localized weak spot or balloon like enlargement of the wall…
angiitis
the inflammation of a blood or lymph vessel known also as vas…
Medical Terminology- Cardiovascular System
Atrium
Ventricle
Angi/o
Ateri/o
Upper chamber of heart
Lower chamber of heart
Blood vessel
Artery
Atrium
Upper chamber of heart
Ventricle
Lower chamber of heart
178 terms
Medical Terminology The Cardiovascular System
ACE inhibitor
anemia
aneurysm
aneurysmectomy
blocks the action of the enzyme that causes the blood vessels…
a lower than normal number of erythrocytes in the blood
a localized weak spot, or balloon-like enlargement, of the wa…
the surgical removal of an aneurysm
ACE inhibitor
blocks the action of the enzyme that causes the blood vessels…
anemia
a lower than normal number of erythrocytes in the blood
201 terms
Medical Terminology: Cardiovascular System
aort/o
atri/o
arteri/o
arteriol/o
aorta, e.g. aortostenosis refers to narrowing of the aorta
atrium, e.g., atrium refers to each of the two (left and righ…
artery, e.g., arteriosclerosis refers to hardening of an artery
arteriole, e.g., arteriolitis refers to an inflammation of an…
aort/o
aorta, e.g. aortostenosis refers to narrowing of the aorta
atri/o
atrium, e.g., atrium refers to each of the two (left and righ…
Medical Terminology: A Short Course-Appendix 1:Cardiovascular System-Terminology
angioplasty
aortic stenosis
arteriosclerosis
arteriolitis
an operation to repair a damaged blood vessel or unblock a co…
abnormal narrowing of the aortic valve
thickening, hardening, and loss of elasticity of the walls o…
inflammation of the arterioles
angioplasty
an operation to repair a damaged blood vessel or unblock a co…
aortic stenosis
abnormal narrowing of the aortic valve
140 terms
Medical Terminology, Cardiovascular System
Cardio
Vascular
System
Cardiovascular System Functions
Heart
related to Blood Vessels
a group of organs working together to perform a certain funct…
1. Delivers Oxygen and Nutrients to the Body Cells.... 2. Remove…
Cardio
Heart
Vascular
related to Blood Vessels
107 terms
Medical Terminology - Cardiovascular System
Acute Myocardial Infarction
Anastom
Aneurysm
Angi/o
Heart attack
Opening
Ballooning of a weakened portion of an arterial wall
(Combining form) vessel
Acute Myocardial Infarction
Heart attack
Anastom
Opening
Medical Terminology - Cardiovascular System
angin
pector
angin/a pector/is
angio
tightness with pain
chest
presence of pain in the chest
vessel
angin
tightness with pain
pector
chest
103 terms
Medical Terminology- Cardiovascular System
angi/o, vas/o, vascul/o
aort/o
arteri/o
ather/o
vessel
aorta
artery
fatty (lipid) paste
angi/o, vas/o, vascul/o
vessel
aort/o
aorta
Medical Terminology Cardiovascular system
Angi/o
Vas/o
Aort/o
Arteriol/o
Vessel
Vessel
Aorta
Little artery, arteriole
Angi/o
Vessel
Vas/o
Vessel
Cardiovascular System Medical Terminology
angio-
arterio-
cardio-
-cyte
blood vessel
artery
heart
cell
angio-
blood vessel
arterio-
artery
7 terms
Cardiovascular System Medical Terminology
Syncope
Palpitations
Arrhythmia
Tachycardia
Fainting or loss of consciousness resulting from insufficient…
Sensation of an abnormally fast heartbeat or with an irregula…
Abnormal or irregular heartbeat
Heart rate exceeding the normal range (resting heart rate > 1…
Syncope
Fainting or loss of consciousness resulting from insufficient…
Palpitations
Sensation of an abnormally fast heartbeat or with an irregula…
31 terms
Medical Terminology: Cardiovascular System
aneurysm/o
angi/o... vascul/o
aort/o
arteri/o
widened blood vessel
vessel
aorta
artery
aneurysm/o
widened blood vessel
angi/o... vascul/o
vessel
Medical Terminology- Cardiovascular System
angi-
vas-
vascul-
aort-
vessel
vessel
vessel
aorta
angi-
vessel
vas-
vessel
25 terms
Cardiovascular System Medical Terminology
Angi/o
Phleb/o
Arteri/o
Ventricul/o
Vessel
vein
artery
ventricle
Angi/o
Vessel
Phleb/o
vein
90 terms
Medical Terminology-Cardiovascular System
Aden/o
Carcin/o
Cardi/o
Chem/o
Gland
Cancer
Heart
Chemical
Aden/o
Gland
Carcin/o
Cancer
41 terms
Cardiovascular System/Medical Terminology
Angina Pectoris
myocardial infarction
ichemia
infarction
pain in the chest on exertion
heart attack
lack of blood supply to a tissue
sudden blockage of an artery
Angina Pectoris
pain in the chest on exertion
myocardial infarction
heart attack
20 terms
Medical Terminology - Cardiovascular System
aorta
apex (of the heart)
endocardium
inferior vena cava
the major systemic artery; arises from the left ventricle of…
tip (of the heart)
the endothelial membrane lining the interior of the heart.
a branch of vein carrying deoxygenated blood from the abdomen…
aorta
the major systemic artery; arises from the left ventricle of…
apex (of the heart)
tip (of the heart)
161 terms
Medical Terminology // The Cardiovascular System
angi/o
aort/o
arteri/o
ather/o
blood or lymph vessel
aorta
artery
plaque, fatty substance
angi/o
blood or lymph vessel
aort/o
aorta
58 terms
Medical Terminology: Cardiovascular System
Atria
Ventricles
the two upper chambers of the heart... -Chambers divided by inte…
the two lower chambers of the heart... -Chambers divided by inte…
Atria
the two upper chambers of the heart... -Chambers divided by inte…
Ventricles
the two lower chambers of the heart... -Chambers divided by inte…
72 terms
Medical Terminology Cardiovascular System
Endocardium
Epicardium
Myocardium
Parietal Pericardium
inner layer of the heart lining the heart chamber
outer layer of the heart
thick muscular middle layer of the heart
Outer layer of the pericardium
Endocardium
inner layer of the heart lining the heart chamber
Epicardium
outer layer of the heart
49 terms
Medical Terminology: The Cardiovascular System
bi-
brady-
tachy-
tri-
two
slow
fast
three
bi-
two
brady-
slow
101 terms
Medical Terminology: Cardiovascular System
autonomic nervous system (ANS)
leaflet
lumen
regurgitation
portion of nervous system that regulates involuntary actions
flat, leaf-shaped structure that comprises the valves of hear…
tubular space or channel within an organ or structure of the…
backflow or rejection of contents through opening
autonomic nervous system (ANS)
portion of nervous system that regulates involuntary actions
leaflet
flat, leaf-shaped structure that comprises the valves of hear…
34 terms
Medical Terminology The Cardiovascular System
Card/o Cardi/o
Angi/o vas/o
Arteri/o
Capill/o
Heart
Blood Vessels
Arteries
Capillaries
Card/o Cardi/o
Heart
Angi/o vas/o
Blood Vessels
13 terms
Medical Terminology- Cardiovascular System
Cardiovascular system
Arterio
Thrombo
Angio
The organs and tissues involved in circulating blood through…
Artery
Clot of blood
Vessel
Cardiovascular system
The organs and tissues involved in circulating blood through…
Arterio
Artery
35 terms
Cardiovascular System medical terminology
Card/o, cardi/o
Phleb/o, ven/o
Arteri/o, Arter/i
Aort/o
heart
veins
arteries
aorta
Card/o, cardi/o
heart
Phleb/o, ven/o
veins
Medical Terminology: The Cardiovascular System
angi/o
aort/o
arter/o, arteri/o
ather/o
blood or lymph vessel
aorta
artery
plaque, fatty substance
angi/o
blood or lymph vessel
aort/o
aorta
41 terms
Medical Terminology Cardiovascular System
angi/o-
arteri/o-
ather/o-
brady-
blood vessel
artery
plaque
slow
angi/o-
blood vessel
arteri/o-
artery
49 terms
Medical Terminology: The Cardiovascular System
bi-
brady-
tachy-
tri-
two
slow
fast
three
bi-
two
brady-
slow
The Cardiovascular System Medical Terminology
Angi/o
Aort/o
Arteri/o
Cardi/o
blood vessel
aorta
artery
heart
Angi/o
blood vessel
Aort/o
aorta
Medical Terminology-Cardiovascular System
angi/o
aort/o
arteri/o
ather/o
vessel
aorta
artery
fatty substance
angi/o
vessel
aort/o
aorta
18 terms
Medical terminology- cardiovascular system
Angi/o, vas/o, vascular/o
Aort/o
Arter/o, arteri/o
Ather/o
Vessel
Aorta
Artery
Yellow plaque
Angi/o, vas/o, vascular/o
Vessel
Aort/o
Aorta
105 terms
Medical Terminology (Cardiovascular System)
autonomic nervous system (ANS)
leaflet
regurgitation
lumen
portion of the nervous system that regulates involuntary acti…
flat, leaf-shaped structure that comprises the valves of the…
back flow or ejecting of contents through an opening
tubular space or channel within an organ or structure of the…
autonomic nervous system (ANS)
portion of the nervous system that regulates involuntary acti…
leaflet
flat, leaf-shaped structure that comprises the valves of the…
10 terms
Medical Terminology: Cardiovascular System
Angi/o
Aort/o
Arter/o, Arteri/o
Arteriol/o
Vessel
Aorta
Artery
Atrium
Angi/o
Vessel
Aort/o
Aorta
25 terms
Medical terminology Cardiovascular system
Aneurysm
Bruit
Diastole
Edema
A localized dilation of an artery
Abnormal sound heard upon auscultation
Period Of relaxation of the heart
Collection of fluid within a body tissue
Aneurysm
A localized dilation of an artery
Bruit
Abnormal sound heard upon auscultation
113 terms
Medical Terminology- Cardiovascular System
Angi/o
Aort/o
Arteri/o
Arther/o
Vessel
Aorta
Artery
Fatty substance
Angi/o
Vessel
Aort/o
Aorta
34 terms
Cardiovascular System Medical Terminology
-emia
-lysis
-malacia
-megaly
Condition of blood
Loosening; dissolving
Softening
Unusually or excessively large
-emia
Condition of blood
-lysis
Loosening; dissolving
11 terms
medical terminology - cardiovascular system
lubb
dubb
murmur
capillaries
closure of the tricuspid and mitral valves at the beginning o…
closure of the aortic and pulmonary valves at the end of syst…
abnormal swishing sound
the smallest vessel, they form point of exchange for oxygen a…
lubb
closure of the tricuspid and mitral valves at the beginning o…
dubb
closure of the aortic and pulmonary valves at the end of syst…
42 terms
Medical Terminology: Cardiovascular System
Angi/o
Aort/o
Arteri/o
Ather/o
Vessel
Aorta
Artery
Fatty substance
Angi/o
Vessel
Aort/o
Aorta
Medical Terminology- Cardiovascular System
angi/o, vascul/o
aort/o
arteri/o
ather/o
vessel (usually blood or lymph)
aorta
artery
fatty plaque
angi/o, vascul/o
vessel (usually blood or lymph)
aort/o
aorta
22 terms
medical terminology cardiovascular system
angi/o
aort/o
arteri/o
ather/o
vessel
aorta
artery
fatty substance
angi/o
vessel
aort/o
aorta
68 terms
Cardiovascular System (Medical Terminology)
card/o, cardi/o
arteri/o
capill/o
phleb/o, ven/o
heart
artery
capillary
vein
card/o, cardi/o
heart
arteri/o
artery
Medical Terminology: Cardiovascular System
aneurysm/o
angi/o
vascul/o
aort/o
widened blood vessel
vessel
vessel
aorta
aneurysm/o
widened blood vessel
angi/o
vessel
233 terms
Medical Terminology Cardiovascular System
cardiovascular
heart
pericardium
pericardial fluid
pertaining to the heart and blood vessels
hollow muscular organ located between the lungs and above the…
double-walled membranous sac that encloses the heart
between layers of pericardium to prevent friction when the he…
cardiovascular
pertaining to the heart and blood vessels
heart
hollow muscular organ located between the lungs and above the…
111 terms
Medical Terminology- Cardiovascular System
autonomic nervous system (ANS)
leaflet
lumen
regurgitation
Portion of the nervous system that regulates involuntary sect…
Flat, leaf-shaped structure that comprises the valves of the…
Tubular space or channel within an organ or structure of the…
Backflow of ejecting of contents through an opening
autonomic nervous system (ANS)
Portion of the nervous system that regulates involuntary sect…
leaflet
Flat, leaf-shaped structure that comprises the valves of the…
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