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20 terms
Blood Vessels and Blood Circulation: Medical Terminology
angi/o
aort/o
arteri/o
athr/o
relating to blood or lymph vessels
aorta
artery
plaque, fatty substance
angi/o
relating to blood or lymph vessels
aort/o
aorta
58 terms
Medical Terminology Seventeen Blood Vessels and Circulation
Tunica Adventitia
Arteriole
Venule
Tunic
the outer layer that makes up a tubular organ or structure an…
A small arterial branch that delivers blood to a capillary ne…
Thin-walled veins that receive blood from capillaries.
an enclosing or covering membrane or tissue
Tunica Adventitia
the outer layer that makes up a tubular organ or structure an…
Arteriole
A small arterial branch that delivers blood to a capillary ne…
30 terms
Medical Terminology (Heart/Blood Vessel Disorders)
Prefix, Roots, Suffixes, Exact Meaning…
Prefix, Roots, Suffixes, Exact Meaning…
Prefix, Roots, Suffixes, Exact Meaning…
Prefix, Roots, Suffixes, Exact Meaning…
Prefix: none... Root: circulet = little circle... Suffix: ory = per…
Prefix: none... Roots: cardi = heart / vascul = little vessels... S…
Prefix: none... Roots: capill = tiny hair... Suffixes: ary = referr…
Prefix: none... Roots: ven = vein... Suffixes: ule = tiny... Exact Mea…
Prefix, Roots, Suffixes, Exact Meaning…
Prefix: none... Root: circulet = little circle... Suffix: ory = per…
Prefix, Roots, Suffixes, Exact Meaning…
Prefix: none... Roots: cardi = heart / vascul = little vessels... S…
13 terms
medical terms for blood vessels
-phas
athero
cerebr
cyan
speech
fatty
main brain
blue
-phas
speech
athero
fatty
Medical Terminology Cardiovascular System Pathological Conditions of the Blood Vessels
aneurysm
arteriosclerosis
hypertension
peripheral arterial occlusive disease
A localized dilation of an artery formed at a weak point in t…
An arterial condition in which there is thickening, hardening…
A condition in which the patient has a higher blood pressure…
Obstruction of the arteries in the extremities (predominantly…
aneurysm
A localized dilation of an artery formed at a weak point in t…
arteriosclerosis
An arterial condition in which there is thickening, hardening…
13 terms
BioMedical Blood Vessels
aorta
pulmonary artery
coronary tissue
pulmonary veins
main supplier of blood to the body ... size and thickness of gar…
brings de-oxygenated blood away from the lungs and to the heart
supplies oxygen to the heart tissue
carries blood from lungs to the heart
aorta
main supplier of blood to the body ... size and thickness of gar…
pulmonary artery
brings de-oxygenated blood away from the lungs and to the heart
Medical Term: Blood Vessel
Anastomoses
Auscultation
Ateriosclerosis
Atherosclerosis
Joining of blood vessels together.
Examination by listening to sounds in the body.
Thickening and loss of elasticity of arterial walls.
Formation of lesions called plaques in the walls of arteries.
Anastomoses
Joining of blood vessels together.
Auscultation
Examination by listening to sounds in the body.
34 terms
Blood, heart & blood vessel terminology
Anaemia
Polycythemia
Hematopoiesis
Red bone marrow
A lower than normal number of red blood cells
The number of red blood cells is abnormally high
The process by which the formed elements of blood develop
Highly vascularised connective tissue, found in the trabecula…
Anaemia
A lower than normal number of red blood cells
Polycythemia
The number of red blood cells is abnormally high
13 terms
Blood Vessels and Hemodynamics Medical Terms
Anastomoses
Auscultation
Arteriosclerosis
Atherosclerosis
reconnection of two streams that previously branched out, suc…
listening to the internal noises of the body using a stethosc…
thickening, hardening and loss of elasticity of the walls of…
artery wall thickens as a result of invasion and accumulation…
Anastomoses
reconnection of two streams that previously branched out, suc…
Auscultation
listening to the internal noises of the body using a stethosc…
26 terms
Lab 9 - Blood Vessel Terminology
Arteries
Elastic (arteries)
Muscular (arteries)
Arterioles
Vessels carrying blood away from the heart
Biggest type of arteries ... Ex. aorta
Medium sized arteries, make up majority of arteries... Also know…
Smallest arteries ... Deliver blood to capillaries
Arteries
Vessels carrying blood away from the heart
Elastic (arteries)
Biggest type of arteries ... Ex. aorta
18 terms
LAZZBOPP W8 Blood and Blood Vessels Terminology
Artery
Vein
Capillaries
Venous Return
Structure: Thick muscle layer. ... Function: Transports blood aw…
Structure: One-way valves.... Function: Transport blood towards…
Structure: Semipermeable, small vessel.... Function: Diffusion -…
Muscles squeeze veins and force blood back to the heart. One-…
Artery
Structure: Thick muscle layer. ... Function: Transports blood aw…
Vein
Structure: One-way valves.... Function: Transport blood towards…
10 terms
CV: blood vessels & circ terminology
baro-
capillaris
manometer
porta
pressure; baroreceptors
hairlike; capillary
device for measuring pressure; sphygmomanometer
gate; portal vein
baro-
pressure; baroreceptors
capillaris
hairlike; capillary
8 terms
Medications that Affect Blood Vessels
norepinephrine bitartrate (Levophed)
metaraminol bitartrate (Aramine)
phenylephrine hydrochloride (Neo-Synep…
nitrates
a potent med used to raise and sustain BP in acute states of…
indirectly affects the release of norepinephrine to raise BP
relieves congestion in mucous membranes; some types of shock…
dilate blood vessels in the coronary arteries by inducing rel…
norepinephrine bitartrate (Levophed)
a potent med used to raise and sustain BP in acute states of…
metaraminol bitartrate (Aramine)
indirectly affects the release of norepinephrine to raise BP
30 terms
Blood and Medical Terminology
agglutin/o
bas/o
chrom/o
coagul/o
clumping
base
color
clotting
agglutin/o
clumping
bas/o
base
23 terms
Lab 9 - Blood Vessel Terminology
Arteries
Elastic (arteries)
Muscular (arteries)
Arterioles
Vessels carrying blood away from the heart
Biggest type of arteries ... Ex. aorta
Medium sized arteries, make up majority of arteries... Also know…
Smallest arteries ... Deliver blood to capillaries
Arteries
Vessels carrying blood away from the heart
Elastic (arteries)
Biggest type of arteries ... Ex. aorta
27 terms
VTI Medical Terminology (Blood)
Viscous blood
The 5 main jobs of blood
Plasma
Important protein for blood clotting
Thicker gel like blood
1) Transports oxygen... 2) Collects waste products & delivers to…
liquid portion of blood
Fibrinogen
Viscous blood
Thicker gel like blood
The 5 main jobs of blood
1) Transports oxygen... 2) Collects waste products & delivers to…
41 terms
Medical Terminology - Blood
hemology
spleen, thymus gland, tonsils
right lymphatic, thoracic
axillary, cervical, mediastinal and in…
The study of blood is called ________.
The organs of the lymphatic system other than lymphatic vesse…
The two lymph ducts are the _________,_________.
The primary concentrations of lymph nodes are the _________,_…
hemology
The study of blood is called ________.
spleen, thymus gland, tonsils
The organs of the lymphatic system other than lymphatic vesse…
5 terms
Blood Work - Medical Terminology
blood pressure (B/P)
blood sugar (BS)
fasting blood work (FBW)
heart rate (HR or BPM)
Describes the pressure of the blood against the tubes that it…
Refers to the amount of glucose in a patient's blood
Blood work taking after several hours of fasting, or not eating
A measure of how many times a heart beats in a minute
blood pressure (B/P)
Describes the pressure of the blood against the tubes that it…
blood sugar (BS)
Refers to the amount of glucose in a patient's blood
43 terms
Medical Terminology - Blood and Lymph
Up, toward, apart (prefix)
Same (prefix)
Equal (prefix)
Large (prefix)
Ana-
Homo-
Iso-
Macro-
Up, toward, apart (prefix)
Ana-
Same (prefix)
Homo-
34 terms
Medical Terminology Blood Test
sphygmomonometer
stethoscope
diastole
systole
instrument for measuring blood pressure, typically consisting…
allows you to hear your heart
the phase of the heartbeat when the heart muscle relaxes and…
the phase of the heartbeat when the heart muscle contracts an…
sphygmomonometer
instrument for measuring blood pressure, typically consisting…
stethoscope
allows you to hear your heart
16 terms
Blood - Medical Terminology
Lymphadenopathy
Lymphoma
Bone Marrow Transplant
Leukemia
The enlargement of lymph nodes with or without tenderness. It…
Malignancy of lymphoid tissue.
Infusion of bone marrow cells to restore marrow function afte…
A group of chronic malignant disorders of white blood cells a…
Lymphadenopathy
The enlargement of lymph nodes with or without tenderness. It…
Lymphoma
Malignancy of lymphoid tissue.
72 terms
Medical Terminology: Blood/Lymphatic
A-
Aden/o
Adenoid/o
Agglutin/o
Without
Gland
Adenoids
Clumping, gluing
A-
Without
Aden/o
Gland
14 terms
blood: medical terminology
angio
arterio
cardio
cyte
blood vessel
artery
heart
cell
angio
blood vessel
arterio
artery
48 terms
Blood Medical Terminology
bas/o
chrom/o
coagul/o
cyt/o
base
color
coagulation (clotting)
cell
bas/o
base
chrom/o
color
43 terms
Medical Terminology: Blood System
Three major blood vessels
Aorta is the main part of system, begi…
blood vessels that connect arteries an…
Valves that allows for one-way blood f…
arteries, capillaries, and veins
Arteries
Capillaries
Veins
Three major blood vessels
arteries, capillaries, and veins
Aorta is the main part of system, begi…
Arteries
105 terms
Medical Terminology: Blood
bas/o
chrom/o
coagul/o
cyt/o
base
color
clotting
cell
bas/o
base
chrom/o
color
20 terms
Medical Terminology Flashcards- Blood
myel(o)-
rubri(o)-
schiz(o)-
hem(o)-
"spinal cord", "marrow"
"red"
"divide"
"blood"
myel(o)-
"spinal cord", "marrow"
rubri(o)-
"red"
36 terms
Medical Terminology, Blood
agglutin/o
anis/o
bas/o, basi/o
coagul/o
clumping
unequal
base, foundation
coagulation, clotting
agglutin/o
clumping
anis/o
unequal
14 terms
Medical Terminology Blood
cyt/o, -cyte
erythr/o
fibr/o
globin/o
cell
red
fibre
protein
cyt/o, -cyte
cell
erythr/o
red
75 terms
Medical Terminology: Blood System
bas/o
chrom/o
coagul/o
cyt/o
base (alkaline)
color
clotting
cell
bas/o
base (alkaline)
chrom/o
color
123 terms
Medical Terminology: Blood and Immunity
agranulocyte
albumin
antibody
antigen
A white blood cell that does not have visible granules in its…
A simple protein found in blood plasma
a protein produced in response to and interacting specificall…
a substance that induces the formation of an antibody
agranulocyte
A white blood cell that does not have visible granules in its…
albumin
A simple protein found in blood plasma
142 terms
Blood and Lymph, Medical Terminology
adenoid/o
agglutin/o
angi/o
ather/o
adenoid
to clump
vessel
fat; fatty plaque
adenoid/o
adenoid
agglutin/o
to clump
35 terms
Medical Terminology - Blood & Immunity
erythrocyte
erythropoietin (EPO)
hemostasis
leukocyte
A red blood cell
A hormone produced in the kidneys that stimulates red blood c…
The stoppage of bleeding
A white blood cell
erythrocyte
A red blood cell
erythropoietin (EPO)
A hormone produced in the kidneys that stimulates red blood c…
36 terms
Medical Terminology [blood and lymphatic]
agglutin/o
aniso-
bas/o
blast/o, -blast
to clump
unequal
base
embryonic stage of development
agglutin/o
to clump
aniso-
unequal
10 terms
Medical Terminology Blood and Immunology
poikilocytosis
phlebarteriectasia
myelodysplasia
hyperbilirubinemia
various/cell/condition, A condition characerized by red blood…
vein/artery/dilation, dilation of the blood vessels
bone marrow/bad/formation/condition, A condioton of poor prod…
over/bile/red/blood condition, excessive bilirubin in the blood
poikilocytosis
various/cell/condition, A condition characerized by red blood…
phlebarteriectasia
vein/artery/dilation, dilation of the blood vessels
12 terms
Medical terminology related to blood
Leuko
Hemo
Thrombo
Erythro
White
Blood
Clotting
Red
Leuko
White
Hemo
Blood
22 terms
Medical Terminology: Blood and Immunity
-emia, -hemia
-penia
-poiesis
myel/o
condition of the blood
decrease in or deficiency of
formation, production
bone marrow or spinal cord
-emia, -hemia
condition of the blood
-penia
decrease in or deficiency of
30 terms
Blood and Medical Terminology
agglutin/o
bas/o
chrom/o
coagul/o
clumping
base
color
clotting
agglutin/o
clumping
bas/o
base
14 terms
Medical Terminology Blood and Lymph
blast/o, -blast
chrom/o, chromat/o
chyl/o
hem/o, hemat/o
germ or bud
color
juice
blood
blast/o, -blast
germ or bud
chrom/o, chromat/o
color
66 terms
Medical Terminology - Blood System
bas/o
chrom/o
coagul/o
cyt/o
base
color
clotting
cell
bas/o
base
chrom/o
color
56 terms
Medical Terminology - Blood
Blood
Hematopoietic
types of blood cells
Erythrocytes (RBC)
cells and plasma. connective issue (matric and cells)
blood forming cells found in the bone marrow
erythrocytes, leukocytes, platelets
carries oxygen in hemoglobin 4,00,000 - 6,000,000 /ul
Blood
cells and plasma. connective issue (matric and cells)
Hematopoietic
blood forming cells found in the bone marrow
126 terms
Heart and Blood-Medical Terminology
angi/o
angin/o
arteri/o
ather/o
vessel
to choke
artery
fatty substance
angi/o
vessel
angin/o
to choke
49 terms
Medical Terminology - Blood
PMN/PMNL
What substances do basophils contain a…
G-CSF
Where are lymphocytes made
"Polymorphonuclear leukocytosis:
"Heparin, histamine ... Respond to allergens"
"Granulocyte colony-stimulating factor... Given to cancer patien…
Bone marrow, lymph nodes
PMN/PMNL
"Polymorphonuclear leukocytosis:
What substances do basophils contain a…
"Heparin, histamine ... Respond to allergens"
25 terms
Medical Terminology: Blood Unit
Anemia
Antibody
Antigen
Erythrocytes
a deficient number of red blood cells or deficient hemoglobin
substances produced by the body that destorys or inactivates…
a substance that, when introduced into the body, causes forma…
red blood cell
Anemia
a deficient number of red blood cells or deficient hemoglobin
Antibody
substances produced by the body that destorys or inactivates…
25 terms
Medical Terminology: Blood Unit
Anemia
Antibody
Antigen
Erythrocytes
a deficient number of red blood cells or deficient hemoglobin
substances produced by the body that destorys or inactivates…
a substance that, when introduced into the body, causes forma…
red blood cell
Anemia
a deficient number of red blood cells or deficient hemoglobin
Antibody
substances produced by the body that destorys or inactivates…
15 terms
Blood Medical Terminology
Angio
Arterio
Cardio
Cyte
Blood vessel
Artery
Heart
Cell
Angio
Blood vessel
Arterio
Artery
24 terms
Medical Terminology ( blood)
Agglutin
Bas/o
Chrom/o
Coagul/o
Clumping
Base
Color
Clotting
Agglutin
Clumping
Bas/o
Base
25 terms
Medical Terminology: Blood
Anemia
Antibody
Antigen
Erythrocyte
A deficient number of red blood cells or deficient hemoglobin
Substances produced by the body that destroys or inactivates…
A substance that, when introduced into the body, causes forma…
Red blood cell
Anemia
A deficient number of red blood cells or deficient hemoglobin
Antibody
Substances produced by the body that destroys or inactivates…
25 terms
medical terminology unit: blood
anemia
anti-body
antigen
erythrocytes
A deficient number of red blood cells or deficient hemoglobin
substances produced by the body that destroys or inactivates…
A substance that, when introduced into the body, causes forma…
Red blood cell
anemia
A deficient number of red blood cells or deficient hemoglobin
anti-body
substances produced by the body that destroys or inactivates…
25 terms
Medical Terminology: Blood
Anemia
Antibody
Antigen
Erythrocyte
a deficient number of red blood cells or deficient hemoglobin
substances produced by the body that destroys or inactivates…
a substance that, when introduced into the body, causes forma…
red blood cell
Anemia
a deficient number of red blood cells or deficient hemoglobin
Antibody
substances produced by the body that destroys or inactivates…
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