How can we help?

You can also find more resources in our Help Center.

Study sets matching "medical terminology chapter 1"

Study sets
Classes
Users

Study sets matching "medical terminology chapter 1"

30 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
-Algia
dys-
-ectomy
hyper-
Pain, painful condition
bad, difficult, painful
surgical removal, cutting out
excessive, increased
-Algia
Pain, painful condition
dys-
bad, difficult, painful
30 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
-Algia
dys-
-ectomy
hyper-
Pain, painful condition
bad, difficult, painful
surgical removal, cutting out
excessive, increased
-Algia
Pain, painful condition
dys-
bad, difficult, painful
67 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
-algia
Dys-
-ectomy
Hyper-
pain
bad, difficult, pain
Surgical removal or cutting out
Excessive or increased, high
-algia
pain
Dys-
bad, difficult, pain
64 terms
Chapter 1 (Medical Terminology)
dys-
hyper-
hepat-
-algia
bad, difficult, painful
excessive, increased
liver
pain, suffering
dys-
bad, difficult, painful
hyper-
excessive, increased
50 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
Acrodermatitis
Acromegaly
Acroparalysis
Anemia/anemic
inflammation of the skin extremities
enlarged extremities
paralysis of the extremities
lack of blood, noun/adjective
Acrodermatitis
inflammation of the skin extremities
Acromegaly
enlarged extremities
45 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
root
suffix
prefix
Combining vowel
the foundation of the word
the word ending
word beginning
(usually o) that links the root to the suffix or the root to…
root
the foundation of the word
suffix
the word ending
60 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
Bi/o
Carcin/o
Cardi/o
Chem/o
life
cancer
heart
drug
Bi/o
life
Carcin/o
cancer
15 terms
Medical Terminology- Chapter 1
-algia
dys-
-ectomy
hyper-
pain,painful condition
bad, difficult, or painful
surgical removal, cutting out
excessive, increased
-algia
pain,painful condition
dys-
bad, difficult, or painful
40 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
angi/o, vas/o, vascul/o
cardi/o
enter/o
esophag/o
vessel
heart
small intestine
esophagus
angi/o, vas/o, vascul/o
vessel
cardi/o
heart
15 terms
Medical Terminology-Chapter 1
-algia
dys-
-ectomy
hyper-
pain,painful condition
bad, difficult, or painful
surgical removal, cutting out
excessive, increased
-algia
pain,painful condition
dys-
bad, difficult, or painful
25 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
-ology
rhin-
gingiv-
spasm
study of
nose
gum
involuntary contraction
-ology
study of
rhin-
nose
35 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
dermat/o
cutane/o
nephr/o
ren/o
skin
skin
kidney
kidney
dermat/o
skin
cutane/o
skin
36 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
-algia
dys-
-ectomy
hepat/o
pain and suffering
bad, difficult, painful
surgical removal
Liver.
-algia
pain and suffering
dys-
bad, difficult, painful
15 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
-algia
dys-
-ectomy
hyper-
pain, painful condition
bad, difficult, or painful
surgical removal, cutting out
excessive, increasedexcessive, increased
-algia
pain, painful condition
dys-
bad, difficult, or painful
24 terms
MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY CHAPTER 1 - vocab
ABATE
ABNORMAL
ACUTE
ADHESION
TO LESSEN, DECREASE, CEASE
AWAY FROM NORMAL
SUDDEN
STUCK TOGETHER
ABATE
TO LESSEN, DECREASE, CEASE
ABNORMAL
AWAY FROM NORMAL
63 terms
Chapter 1 Medical Terminology
arthr-
cardi-
derm-
gastr/o
joint
heart
skin
stomach
arthr-
joint
cardi-
heart
132 terms
Medical Terminology, Chapter 1
The Distal portion of the small intest…
The medical term for German Measles is…
bacilli are rod shaped bacteria
A patient with a rapid pulse has brady…
True
True
True
False
The Distal portion of the small intest…
True
The medical term for German Measles is…
True
13 terms
Medical Terminology - Chapter 1 Medical Terms
acronym
acute
diagnosis
eponym
a word formed from the initial letter of the major parts of a…
a condition that has a sudden onset, severe course, and relat…
the identification of a disease; Dx is the abbreviation
a disease, structure, operation, or procedure named for the p…
acronym
a word formed from the initial letter of the major parts of a…
acute
a condition that has a sudden onset, severe course, and relat…
192 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
Word Root
Combining Form
Suffix
Prefix
Contains the basic meaning of the term
A word root with a combining vowel added at the end ex. gastr/o
Usually but not always indicates the procedure, condition, di…
Usually, but not always, indicates location, time, number, or…
Word Root
Contains the basic meaning of the term
Combining Form
A word root with a combining vowel added at the end ex. gastr/o
61 terms
Medical Terminology - Chapter 1
angi/o
appendic/o
arteri/o
ather/o
blood or lymph vessel
appendix
artery
plaque, fatty substance
angi/o
blood or lymph vessel
appendic/o
appendix
45 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
root
suffix
prefix
Combining vowel
the foundation of the word
the word ending
word beginning
(usually o) that links the root to the suffix or the root to…
root
the foundation of the word
suffix
the word ending
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
Neonatology
Rhinitis... Caused by dry air, allergies,…
Electrocardiogram
Myocardial Infarction
Neo (new)... Nat (birth)... Ology (study of)
Rhin (Nose)... Itis (Inflammation)
Electro (electricity)... Cario (heart)... Gram (recording)... regular…
Muscle Heart Tissue Death.. Heart Attack
Neonatology
Neo (new)... Nat (birth)... Ology (study of)
Rhinitis... Caused by dry air, allergies,…
Rhin (Nose)... Itis (Inflammation)
51 terms
medical terminology chapter 1
dys
hyper
meagly
algia
bad difficult painful
excessive increased
enlargment
suffering
dys
bad difficult painful
hyper
excessive increased
68 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
Ab-
Abdomino-
Ad-
-algia
Away from, Absent
Abdomen
Toward, In direction of
Pain
Ab-
Away from, Absent
Abdomino-
Abdomen
77 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
aden/o
arthr/o
bi/o
carcin/o
gland
joint
life
cancerous, cancer
aden/o
gland
arthr/o
joint
medical terminology Chapter 1
-algia
dys-
-ectomy
hyper-
pain, painful condition
bad, difficult or painful
surgical removal, cutting out
excessive, increased
-algia
pain, painful condition
dys-
bad, difficult or painful
15 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
Describe the differences between a sig…
Why are both types of observations imp…
Why is it difficult to evaluate a symp…
In your own words define the term tria…
A sign can be observed by someone other than the patient. The…
Signs are obvious indications that something is wrong. It is…
Only the patient knows how much pain he or she is really in.
Triage, which is a french word, describes medical screening o…
Describe the differences between a sig…
A sign can be observed by someone other than the patient. The…
Why are both types of observations imp…
Signs are obvious indications that something is wrong. It is…
22 terms
Chapter 1 Medical Terminology
extremeties
heart
blue
cell
acr/o
cardi/o
cyan/o
cyt/o
extremeties
acr/o
heart
cardi/o
21 terms
Chapter 1 Medical Terminology
-al
-itits
dermat/o
anti-
pertaining to
inflammation
skin
against
-al
pertaining to
-itits
inflammation
80 terms
Medical Terminology : Chapter 1
-algia
dys-
-ectomy
hyper-
pain and suffering
bad, difficult, or painful
surgical removal, cutting out, excision
excessive or increased
-algia
pain and suffering
dys-
bad, difficult, or painful
172 terms
medical terminology chapter 1
primary medical terms
secondary medical terms
magenta:
four basic types of word parts that cr…
enable you to prioritize terms in your study of medical termi…
names for conditions or procedures, also clarifies words used…
word parts and there meanings are included with the definitio…
word roots, combining forms, suffixes, and prefixes
primary medical terms
enable you to prioritize terms in your study of medical termi…
secondary medical terms
names for conditions or procedures, also clarifies words used…
77 terms
Chapter 1 Medical Terminology
dia-
peri-
post-
ab-
through
surrounding
after
away from OR not normal
dia-
through
peri-
surrounding
Medical Terminology, Chapter 1
abdominocentesis
abnormal
acronym
acute
the surgical puncture of the abdominal cavity to remove fluid
not normal or away from normal
a word formed from the initial letter of the major parts of a…
a condition that has a rapid onset, a severe course, and a re…
abdominocentesis
the surgical puncture of the abdominal cavity to remove fluid
abnormal
not normal or away from normal
61 terms
Medical Terminology - Chapter 1
angi/o
appendic/o
arteri/o
ather/o
blood or lymph vessel
appendix
artery
plaque, fatty substance
angi/o
blood or lymph vessel
appendic/o
appendix
72 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
adeno/
arthr/o
bi/o
carcin/o
gland
joint
life
cancer, cancerous
adeno/
gland
arthr/o
joint
162 terms
Medical Terminology: Chapter 1 Introduction to Medical Terminology
word root
cardiodynia
erythrocyte
prefix
the foundation of a word
heart pain
Red blood cells
a syllable or word that comes before a root word to change it…
word root
the foundation of a word
cardiodynia
heart pain
114 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1-3
abdomin/o
acr/o
blast/o
caud/o
abdomen
extremity, tip
immature cell
tail
abdomin/o
abdomen
acr/o
extremity, tip
18 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
bi/o
carcin/o
chem/o
cis/o
life
cancer
chemical
to cut
bi/o
life
carcin/o
cancer
Chapter 1 Medical Terminology
Adenoma
Adenitis
Arthritis
Biology
Tumor of a gland
Inflammation of the gland
inflammation of the joint
The study of life
Adenoma
Tumor of a gland
Adenitis
Inflammation of the gland
61 terms
Medical Terminology - Chapter 1
angi/o
appendic/o
arteri/o
ather/o
blood or lymph vessel
appendix
artery
plaque, fatty substance
angi/o
blood or lymph vessel
appendic/o
appendix
89 terms
Chapter 1 Medical Terminology
Adenitis
Adenoma
Adenopathy
Anemia
Inflammation of a gland.
Tumor of a gland.
Disease of glands.
A decrease in erythrocytes or hemoglobin.
Adenitis
Inflammation of a gland.
Adenoma
Tumor of a gland.
41 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
The word root for liver is:
Is Nephr a word root or combining form?
Arthr/o is an example of a:
A combining form is a word root plus a:
hepat
word root
combining form
vowel
The word root for liver is:
hepat
Is Nephr a word root or combining form?
word root
107 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
abdomin/o-
append/o-
arteri/o-
arthr/o-
abdomen
appendix
artery
joint
abdomin/o-
abdomen
append/o-
appendix
23 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
Ear
Eyes
Voice Box
Nose
Ot/o
Opatha/m/o
Laryng/o
Rhino
Ear
Ot/o
Eyes
Opatha/m/o
15 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
-algia
Dys-
Hyper-
Hypo-
pain, discomfort
bad, difficult, or painful
excessive or increased
decreased or deficient
-algia
pain, discomfort
Dys-
bad, difficult, or painful
116 terms
Chapter 1 Medical Terminology
abdomin/o-
append/o-
arteri/o-
arthr/o-
Abdomen
Appendix
Artery
Joint
abdomin/o-
Abdomen
append/o-
Appendix
86 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
Trans
Sub
Retro
Hypo
Across, through
Below, under
Behind
Below, less than, normal, under
Trans
Across, through
Sub
Below, under
123 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
aden/o
carcin/o
cardi/o
chem/o
gland
cancer
heart
chemical
aden/o
gland
carcin/o
cancer
78 terms
Medical Terminology: Chapter 1
aden/o
arthro/o
bi/o
carcin/o
gland
joint
life
cancerous, cancer
aden/o
gland
arthro/o
joint
161 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
word root
prefix
suffix
combining vowel
foundation of the word; gives general meaning of a word
beginning of the word
end of the word
vowel that links the word root to another word root or a suffix
word root
foundation of the word; gives general meaning of a word
prefix
beginning of the word
1 of 10