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Lesson 2 Interpretation Exercise
Myalgia
Cervicitis
Cholecystectomy
Chondral
pain in any muscle
inflammation of the neck of the uterus
surgical removal of the gallbladder
pertaining to or part of the cartilage
Myalgia
pain in any muscle
Cervicitis
inflammation of the neck of the uterus
91 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Classifications, Nomenclatures, and Clinical Vocabularies
Medical coding
The "revolution" of healthcare informa…
Marie Curie
Louis Pasteur
or the process of standardizing and classifying medical infor…
Alexander Fleming (1881-1955) - discovered penicillin.... Louis…
Marie Curie won two Nobel prizes for her work with radioactiv…
Louis Pasteur lost three children to typhoid fever. He dedica…
Medical coding
or the process of standardizing and classifying medical infor…
The "revolution" of healthcare informa…
Alexander Fleming (1881-1955) - discovered penicillin.... Louis…
45 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Week 1: Root Words
Cardi
Gastr
Hemat/Hem
Muscul
Heart
Stomach
Blood
Muscle
Cardi
Heart
Gastr
Stomach
97 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Medical Coding
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Servic…
American Academy of Professional Coder…
American Health Information Management…
Board of Advanced Medical Coding (BAMC)
An administrative agency within the Department of Health and…
The professional association for medical coders providing ong…
One of the four co-operationg parties for ICD-9-CM. Professio…
An organization of coders, clinicians, and compliance profess…
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Servic…
An administrative agency within the Department of Health and…
American Academy of Professional Coder…
The professional association for medical coders providing ong…
98 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Medical Terminology II Ch. 13
Antidiuretic Hormone (ADH)
Angiotensin
Calyx
Diuresis
A hormone released from the pituitary gland that causes water…
A substance that increases blood pressure; activated in the b…
A cup-like cavity in the pelvis of the kidney; also calix
Excretion of urine; Usually meaning increased urinary excretion
Antidiuretic Hormone (ADH)
A hormone released from the pituitary gland that causes water…
Angiotensin
A substance that increases blood pressure; activated in the b…
25 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Medical terminology chapter 1 homework
Brady-
Conbining form
Cardi/o-
Chief complaint
The prefixes that mean slow is...
The.....of a medical word is the foundation of the word
Is a combining form meaning heart
The abbreviation CC stand for....
Brady-
The prefixes that mean slow is...
Conbining form
The.....of a medical word is the foundation of the word
85 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Charter 2 medical terminology
Uni-
Mono-
Bi-
Di-
One
One
Two
Two
Uni-
One
Mono-
One
19 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Medical Terminology Ch1 Suffixes
-ary
-logy
-ia
-ation
pertaining to
study of
a condition of
a process
-ary
pertaining to
-logy
study of
17 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Unit Clerk Abbreviations Page 15
MVA, MVC
med
MET
mg
motor vehicle accident/motor vehicle collision
medicine, medication, medium
Medical Emergency Team
milligram
MVA, MVC
motor vehicle accident/motor vehicle collision
med
medicine, medication, medium
16 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Medical Terminology Ch1 Prefixes
pre-
post-
peri-
uni-
before
after
around
one
pre-
before
post-
after
39 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Common Medical Abbreviations
c
s
a
p
with
without
before
after
c
with
s
without
140 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Medical Abbreviation CCMA/ CNA cycle 155
NPO
STAT
CXR
Dx
Nothing by mouth
Immediately
Chest x-ray
Diagnosis
NPO
Nothing by mouth
STAT
Immediately
35 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Intro to Medical Terminology-Prefixes
A-, an
Anti
Apo
Bi
Without, away from, not
Against
Separation from, derivation... from
Two, twice, double
A-, an
Without, away from, not
Anti
Against
25 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Medical terminology 1
Gastr
Cardi
Megal
Itis
Stomach
Heart
Enlarged
Inflammation
Gastr
Stomach
Cardi
Heart
39 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Prefixes
anti-... contra-
tachy-
tri-
ante-... pre-... pro-
against or opposed to
fast
three
before
anti-... contra-
against or opposed to
tachy-
fast
174 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Medical Terminology 7-14
helio-
astr-
-asthenia
fascia
sun
star shaped
weakness
sheet,band
helio-
sun
astr-
star shaped
76 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Medical Terminology Complete Chapter 1
Cardiology
Cardiopulmonary
Combining form
Dermatologist
The study of the heart; a clinical ward specializing in the t…
Pertaining to the heart and lungs
A word part that includes the word root and a combining vowel…
A specialist who studies the skin
Cardiology
The study of the heart; a clinical ward specializing in the t…
Cardiopulmonary
Pertaining to the heart and lungs
51 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Medical Abbreviations Highlighted Words
A&P
am, AM
AP
ASAP
anterior and posterior, anatomy and physiology
morning, before noon
apical pulse
as soon as possible
A&P
anterior and posterior, anatomy and physiology
am, AM
morning, before noon
141 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Abbreviations
ā
āc
AAA
AD
before (ante)
before meals
abdominal aortic aneurism, acute anxiety attack
admitting diagnosis
ā
before (ante)
āc
before meals
41 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Medical Abbreviations P1C1
BMI
a
A&D
A&P
Body Mass Index
before
admission and discharge
anterior and posterior, anatomy and physiology
BMI
Body Mass Index
a
before
133 termscreated on January 16, 2017
medical terms- common acronyms and abbreviation
ABC
ABG
AC
ACLS
airway, breathing, circulation
arterial blood gases
alternating current
advanced cardiac life support
ABC
airway, breathing, circulation
ABG
arterial blood gases
38 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Parenteral (IV) Medications
Goals of IV fluid therapy
Risks of IV fluid therapy
What is phlebitis
treatment for phlebitis
Maintain/regain fluid, electrolyte balance... Medium for deliver…
Local reactions at IV site... Phlebitis... Infiltration and/or extr…
inflammation of a vein... caused by excessively large IV cathete…
stop infusion, remove IV catheter, change vein... warm compresse…
Goals of IV fluid therapy
Maintain/regain fluid, electrolyte balance... Medium for deliver…
Risks of IV fluid therapy
Local reactions at IV site... Phlebitis... Infiltration and/or extr…
48 termscreated on January 16, 2017
medical terminology
anthropology
sociology
endocrinology
cytology
humans
human society
endocrine glands
structure/function of cells
anthropology
humans
sociology
human society
26 termscreated on January 16, 2017
medical terminology combining forms
spir
tens/o
therap
ven/o
breathe, coil
pressure, tension
treatment
vein
spir
breathe, coil
tens/o
pressure, tension
93 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Medical Terminology
logy
cyt/o
logist
ation
study of
cell
one who studies, a specialist
process
logy
study of
cyt/o
cell
12 termscreated on January 16, 2017
CNA Medical Terminology Suffixes
algia
ectomy
emia
gram
pain
removal
blood
record
algia
pain
ectomy
removal
76 termscreated on January 16, 2017
4. prefixes
abnormal... (Chabner 160)... Chabner, Davi…
adrenal glands... (Chabner 160)... Chabner…
analysis ... (Chabner 160)... Chabner, Dav…
anemia ... (Chabner 160)... Chabner, Davi-…
Pertaining to being away (AB-) from the norm; irregular.... (Ch…
Two endocrine glands, each above a kidney. The... adrenal glands…
Separating a substance into its component parts.... (Chabner 34…
Deficiency of hemoglobin and/or in number of red blood cells,…
abnormal... (Chabner 160)... Chabner, Davi…
Pertaining to being away (AB-) from the norm; irregular.... (Ch…
adrenal glands... (Chabner 160)... Chabner…
Two endocrine glands, each above a kidney. The... adrenal glands…
53 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Medical Terminology: Basic Structure
Root
Suffix
Prefix
Combining vowel
gives the essential meaning of the term
is the word ending
is a small part added to the beginning of a term
connects roots to suffixes and roots to other roots
Root
gives the essential meaning of the term
Suffix
is the word ending
11 termscreated on January 16, 2017
CNA Medical Terminology Prefixes
a
brady
dys
hyper
without
slow
pain or difficulty
above, excessive
a
without
brady
slow
88 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Chapter 1 Terminology
adenoma
adenitis
arthritis
biology
tumor of a gland
inflammation of the gland
inflammation of a joint
study of life
adenoma
tumor of a gland
adenitis
inflammation of the gland
67 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Chapter 10 The Cardiovascular System
brady-
endo-
epi-
inter-
slow
within
upon, over, above, on top
between
brady-
slow
endo-
within
19 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Unit Clerk Abbreviations Page 14
Lab
Lac
lap
LAT, lat
laboratory
laceration
laparotomy
lateral
Lab
laboratory
Lac
laceration
61 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Medical Terminology CH 11
ventricul/o
ven/o ven/i
vas/o
valvul/o valv/o
ventricle
vein
vessle
valve
ventricul/o
ventricle
ven/o ven/i
vein
56 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Root Words
carcin/o
pneum/o... pneumon/o
esophag/o
leuk/o
cancer
air or lung
esophagus
white
carcin/o
cancer
pneum/o... pneumon/o
air or lung
5 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Medical Terminology Chapter Ten
prostate
-ectomy
-itis
-atic
the gland in the male that surrounds the neck of the bladder…
excision, removal
inflammation
pertaining to
prostate
the gland in the male that surrounds the neck of the bladder…
-ectomy
excision, removal
57 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Medical Terminology
a.c.
a.d.
ADL
a.d.lib.
before meals
right ear
activities of daily living
freely; as desired
a.c.
before meals
a.d.
right ear
101 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Ch 14: Reproductive System: Medical Terminology for Health Professionals 8th Edition
amenorrhea
amniocentesis
andropause
Apgar score
The abnormal absence of menstrual periods for ninety or more…
A surgical puncture with a needle to obtain a specimen of amn…
Marked by the decrease of the male hormone testosterone; ofte…
An evaluation of a newborn infant's physical status at one an…
amenorrhea
The abnormal absence of menstrual periods for ninety or more…
amniocentesis
A surgical puncture with a needle to obtain a specimen of amn…
89 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Ch 13: Endocrine System: Medical Terminology for Health Professionals 8th Edition
Endocrine System
Adrenal Glands
Gonads
- testes - function
is made up to glands that secrete hormones into the blood, ho…
two adrenal glands, secretes hormones that, regulate carbohyd…
are the sex glands, consist of the 2 testicles or testes in m…
promotes sperm production and the development of secondary, s…
Endocrine System
is made up to glands that secrete hormones into the blood, ho…
Adrenal Glands
two adrenal glands, secretes hormones that, regulate carbohyd…
78 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Ch 12: The Integumentary System: Medical Terminology for Health Professionals 8th Edition
actinic keratosis
albinism
alopecia
blepharoplasty
A precancerous skin growth that occurs on sun-damaged skin.
A genetic condition characterized by a deficiency or the abse…
The partial or complete loss of hair that occurs most commonl…
The surgical reduction of the upper and lower eyelids by remo…
actinic keratosis
A precancerous skin growth that occurs on sun-damaged skin.
albinism
A genetic condition characterized by a deficiency or the abse…
100 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Ch 11: Special Senses Eyes and Ears: Medical Terminology for Health Professionals 8th Edition
adnexa
amblyopia
ametropia
anisocoria
The accessory or adjoining anatomical parts of an organ such…
A dimness of vision or the partial loss of sight, especially…
Any error of refraction in which images do not focus properly…
A condition in which the pupils are unequal in size.
adnexa
The accessory or adjoining anatomical parts of an organ such…
amblyopia
A dimness of vision or the partial loss of sight, especially…
84 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Ch 10: Nervous System and Mental Health: Medical Terminology for Health Professionals 8th Edition
acrophobia
Alzheimer's disease
amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
anesthetic
An excessive fear of heights.
A group of disorders associated with degenerative brain chang…
A degenerative disease of the motor nerve cells of the brain…
The medication used to induce anesthesia.
acrophobia
An excessive fear of heights.
Alzheimer's disease
A group of disorders associated with degenerative brain chang…
37 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Chapter 1
Cardi
Cerebr
Colo, colon
Crani
Heart
Brain, cerebrum
Colon (section of large intestine)
Cranium, skull
Cardi
Heart
Cerebr
Brain, cerebrum
79 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Ch 9: Urinary System: Medical Terminology for Health Professionals 8th Edition
ablation
anuria
benign prostatic hyperplasia
chronic kidney disease
Term used to describe some types of treatment of prostate can…
The absence of urine formation by the kidneys.
An enlargement of the prostate gland that most often occurs i…
The progressive loss of renal function over months or years.
ablation
Term used to describe some types of treatment of prostate can…
anuria
The absence of urine formation by the kidneys.
33 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Ch. 26: The patient record
Alert
Assessment
Chronic
Chronologic
To bring attention to a specific medical or clinical condition.
The process of collecting data and then evaluating or drawing…
Persisting over a long time.
Arranged according to the time of occurrence; earliest to mos…
Alert
To bring attention to a specific medical or clinical condition.
Assessment
The process of collecting data and then evaluating or drawing…
40 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Medical Terminology chapter 3
Febrile
Afebrile
Hyperglycemia
Pandemic
Fever
No fever
above normal amount of sugar in blood
Occurring throughout
Febrile
Fever
Afebrile
No fever
95 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Ch 8: Digestive System: Medical Terminology for Health Professionals 8th Edition
Mouth
Pharynx
Esophagus
Stomach
takes in food, place where digestion begins, food is broken u…
structure that moves food from the mouth to the esophagus
structure that moves food from the pharynx to the stomach
where foods are mixed with gastric secretions such as hydroch…
Mouth
takes in food, place where digestion begins, food is broken u…
Pharynx
structure that moves food from the mouth to the esophagus
108 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Ch. 1 Terms - Medical Terminology
abdominocentesis
acronym
acute
angiography
removal of excess fluid from abdominal cavity
word formed from the initial letter of the major parts of the…
condition that has rapid onset, a sever course, and short dur…
process of producing an image of the blood vessel
abdominocentesis
removal of excess fluid from abdominal cavity
acronym
word formed from the initial letter of the major parts of the…
49 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Medical terminology: chapters 1-4
Abdomin/o-
Append/o-
Arter/o-
Arthr/o-
Abdomen
Appendix, small structure hanging from a larger structure
Artery
Joint
Abdomin/o-
Abdomen
Append/o-
Appendix, small structure hanging from a larger structure
22 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Medical Terminology Chapter Nine
nephr(o)
-itis
pyel(o)
-ectomy
kidney
inflammation
pelvis of the kidney
excision, removal
nephr(o)
kidney
-itis
inflammation
55 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Chapter 11 Blood and lymphatic system
ana-
homo-
iso-
macro-
up, toward, apart
same
equal
large
ana-
up, toward, apart
homo-
same
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