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Medical Language Chapter 19
angiography
aortography
arteriography
arthography
x rays and contrast dye to create image
x rays and contrast dye in aorta
x rays and contrast dye to create image in artery
x rays and contrast dye to create image in joint
angiography
x rays and contrast dye to create image
aortography
x rays and contrast dye in aorta
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Chapter 19 medical terminology words
Neoplasms
Anaplasia
Metastasis
Oncology
New growth formation
Reversal of cells to embryonic state
Cancer to spreads to another spot
Study of tumors
Neoplasms
New growth formation
Anaplasia
Reversal of cells to embryonic state
60 terms
Medical Terminology, Rice, Chapter 19
Cancer
Cancer discovered
Chemotherapy & Radiation
Cancer Factors
Latin for crab
first identified around 400 BC during time of Hippocrates
two principle means of treatment for cancer
generally grouped under three main classifications: environme…
Cancer
Latin for crab
Cancer discovered
first identified around 400 BC during time of Hippocrates
32 terms
Chapter 19 Medical Terminology
Adenocarcinoma
Anaplasia
Apoptosis
Benign
Malignant growth of gland or glandular tissue
Cells lose character of mature cells
Normal functions in keeping cell growth in check (cell death)
Non cancerous
Adenocarcinoma
Malignant growth of gland or glandular tissue
Anaplasia
Cells lose character of mature cells
36 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 19
-al, -ial
-an, -ian
-ic, -tic, -ac
-istic
related to, belonging to
related to, similar to
related to, similar to
related to, related to the process of
-al, -ial
related to, belonging to
-an, -ian
related to, similar to
17 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 19 The Skeleton
Spinal Column
The Skeleton
Appendicular Skeleton
Axial Skeleton
26 vertebrae divided into five regions... - Cervical... - Thoraci…
Comprised 206 bones... Functions: ... - Forms framework of body…
Consists of: ... - Arm bones... - Leg bones ... - Shoulder girdle…
Consists of: ... - Skull: Eight cranial bones and 14 bones of f…
Spinal Column
26 vertebrae divided into five regions... - Cervical... - Thoraci…
The Skeleton
Comprised 206 bones... Functions: ... - Forms framework of body…
25 terms
Medical terminology chapter 19
axi/o-
cin/e-
Cycl/o-
densit/o-
Axis
Movement
Cycle;circle
Density
axi/o-
Axis
cin/e-
Movement
15 terms
Medical Terminology-Chapter 19
Define: oste/o
Define: myel/o
Define: chondr/o
Define: arthr/o
Bone
Bone marrow, spinal cord
Cartilage
Joint
Define: oste/o
Bone
Define: myel/o
Bone marrow, spinal cord
45 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 19
Carcinoma in Situ
Carcinomas
Sarcomas
Oma
referring to localized tumor cells that have not invaded adja…
solid hard tumors that are derived from epithelial tissue
malignant flesh tumors, they are derived from connective tiss…
benign tumors
Carcinoma in Situ
referring to localized tumor cells that have not invaded adja…
Carcinomas
solid hard tumors that are derived from epithelial tissue
80 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 19
Walk
Canter
Gallop
Trot
Natural, slow flat-footed four-beat gait in which the frontal…
Slow, restrained three-beat gait in which the two diagonal le…
Fast four-beat gait in which the feet strike the ground separ…
Natural, rapid two-year diagonal gait in which the front foot…
Walk
Natural, slow flat-footed four-beat gait in which the frontal…
Canter
Slow, restrained three-beat gait in which the two diagonal le…
41 terms
medical terminology chapter 19
carcinoma in situ
carcinomas
sarcomas
oma
referring to localized tumor cells that haven to invaded adja…
solid hard tumors that are derived from epithelial tissue
malignant flesh tumors
benign tumors
carcinoma in situ
referring to localized tumor cells that haven to invaded adja…
carcinomas
solid hard tumors that are derived from epithelial tissue
134 terms
Medical terminology chapter 19
Adjuvant therapy
Alklating agents
Anaplasia
Angiogenesis
Assisting primary treatment. Drugs are given early in the cou…
Synthetic chemicals containing alkyl groups that attack DNA,…
Loss of forming new blood cells; reversion to a more primitiv…
Process of forming new blood cells
Adjuvant therapy
Assisting primary treatment. Drugs are given early in the cou…
Alklating agents
Synthetic chemicals containing alkyl groups that attack DNA,…
45 terms
Medical Terminology from Head to Toe Chapter 19
UTER-
HYSTER-
METR-
DELPH-
uterus, womb
uterus, womb
uterus, womb (measurement in an earlier chapter)
uterus, womb
UTER-
uterus, womb
HYSTER-
uterus, womb
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Chapter 19 spelling words medical terminology
Fluoroscopy
angiography
computerized tomography
ultrasonography
Fluoroscopy
angiography
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Medical Terminology- Chapter 19
Description of a fungating tumor
example of inherited cancer
term describing localized tumor growth
Definition of radioresistant tumor
Mushrooming pattern of growth as tumor cells pile on top of e…
Retinoblastoma
Carcinoma in situ
Tumor requires large doses of radiation to produce death of c…
Description of a fungating tumor
Mushrooming pattern of growth as tumor cells pile on top of e…
example of inherited cancer
Retinoblastoma
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Medical Terminology - Chapter 19
Adenocarcinoma
Adjuvant therapy
Alkylating agents
Alopecia
Cancerous tumor of glandular tissue.
Treatment of disease with substances that assist or enhance t…
Synthetic chemicals used in treatment of cancer. They interfe…
Partial or complete lack of hair.
Adenocarcinoma
Cancerous tumor of glandular tissue.
Adjuvant therapy
Treatment of disease with substances that assist or enhance t…
42 terms
Medical Terminology (Chapter 19)
Laparotomy
Resection of the Uterus
Treatment Modalities
Ovarian Cancer
Incision through the abdominal wall.
Removal or excision of a uterus.
A therapeutic method or agent, such as surgery, chemotherapy.
Malignant tumor of the ovary; ovarian adenocarcinoma.
Laparotomy
Incision through the abdominal wall.
Resection of the Uterus
Removal or excision of a uterus.
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Medical Terminology-Chapter 19
cystic
fungating
inflammatory
medullary
forming large open spaces filled with fluid.
mushrooming pattern of growth in which tumor cells pile one o…
having the features of inflammation (redness, swelling, heat)
large, soft, fleshy tumors
cystic
forming large open spaces filled with fluid.
fungating
mushrooming pattern of growth in which tumor cells pile one o…
37 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 19
-al, -ial
-an, -ian
-ic, -tic, -ac
-istic
related to, belonging to
related to, similar to
related to, similar to
related to, related to the process of
-al, -ial
related to, belonging to
-an, -ian
related to, similar to
141 terms
Medical Terminology: Chapter 19
Gerontology
Gerontologists/Geriatrician
Geriatrics
Senescence
Study of the social, mental, and physical aspects of aging; S…
Medical specialist in geriatrics
The medical field that involves the study, care, and treatmen…
The state of being old
Gerontology
Study of the social, mental, and physical aspects of aging; S…
Gerontologists/Geriatrician
Medical specialist in geriatrics
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Medical Terminology Chapter 19
Metastasis
Adenocarcinoma of the Lung
Fungating Tumor
Polypoid
Spread of malignant tumor to a distant location.
Example of a solid tumor derived from epithelial tissue.
A mushrooming pattern of growth as tumor cells pile on top of…
Term that includes sessile and pedunculated types of growths.
Metastasis
Spread of malignant tumor to a distant location.
Adenocarcinoma of the Lung
Example of a solid tumor derived from epithelial tissue.
82 terms
Medical Terminology - Chapter 19
computed tomography (CT) scan
contrast studies
gamma camera
gamma rays
diagnostic x-ray procedure whereby a cross-sectional image of…
radiopaque materials are injected to obtain contrast with sur…
machine to detect gamma rays emitted from radiopharmaceutical…
high-energy rays emitted by radioactive substances in tracer…
computed tomography (CT) scan
diagnostic x-ray procedure whereby a cross-sectional image of…
contrast studies
radiopaque materials are injected to obtain contrast with sur…
69 terms
Medical terminology chapter 19
Oste/o
Myel/o
Condr/o
Arthr/o
Bone
Bone marrow
Cartilage
Joint
Oste/o
Bone
Myel/o
Bone marrow
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medical terminology chapter 19
carcinoma in situ
carcinomas
sarcomas
oma
referring to localized tumor cells that haven to invaded adja…
solid hard tumors that are derived from epithelial tissue
malignant flesh tumors
benign tumors
carcinoma in situ
referring to localized tumor cells that haven to invaded adja…
carcinomas
solid hard tumors that are derived from epithelial tissue
125 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 19
colon
esophagus
liver
stomach
adenocarcinoma of the colon
esophageal carcinoma
hepatocellular carcinoma
gastric adenocarcinoma
colon
adenocarcinoma of the colon
esophagus
esophageal carcinoma
25 terms
Chapter 19; Medical Terminology
Acuity
Audiologist
Audiometry
Cerumen
Keeness or Sharpness
Professional trained to assess hearing levels
Measuring and testing hearing acuity
Earwax; waxy substance secreted in external ear canal
Acuity
Keeness or Sharpness
Audiologist
Professional trained to assess hearing levels
25 terms
Medical Terminology: Chapter 19
cauterization
core needle biopsy
cryosurgery
en bloc resection
a process of burning tissue to destroy it
placement of a large bore needle that extracts a thin core of…
use of subfreezing temperature to destroy tissue
tumor is removed along with a large area of surrounding tissu…
cauterization
a process of burning tissue to destroy it
core needle biopsy
placement of a large bore needle that extracts a thin core of…
173 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 19
adjuvant therapy
alkylating agents
anaplasia
angiogenesis
assisting primary treatment; drugs are given early in the cou…
synthetic chemicals containing alkyl groups that attack DNA,…
loss of differentiation of cells; reversion to a more primiti…
process of forming new blood vessels
adjuvant therapy
assisting primary treatment; drugs are given early in the cou…
alkylating agents
synthetic chemicals containing alkyl groups that attack DNA,…
35 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 19
-al, -ial
-an, -ian
-ic, -tic, -ac
-isitic
(adj suffix) related to, belonging to
(adj suffix) related to, similar to
(adj suffix) related to, similar to
(adj suffix) related to, related to the process of
-al, -ial
(adj suffix) related to, belonging to
-an, -ian
(adj suffix) related to, similar to
Chapter 19 medical terminology
Alzheimer disease
Geriatrics
Gerontology
Senile
Common form of dementia
Medical specialty that deals with the problems of old age
Study of the process and problems of aging
Characteristic of old age
Alzheimer disease
Common form of dementia
Geriatrics
Medical specialty that deals with the problems of old age
41 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 19
acromegaly
addison's disease
adrenalectomy
adrenogenital syndrome
abnormal enlargement of the extremities of the skeleton, nose…
bronzelike pigmentation of the skin, severe prostration, prog…
surgical excision of the adrenal gland
group of symptoms associated with alterations in sex characte…
acromegaly
abnormal enlargement of the extremities of the skeleton, nose…
addison's disease
bronzelike pigmentation of the skin, severe prostration, prog…
54 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 19
Glands of Endocrine System
Pituitary Gland
Thyroid
Parathyroid
- anterior/posterior pituitary gland... - thyroid gland... - 4 para…
- hypophysis... - located on sella turcica... - connected by hypoth…
- U/H shaped... - Below larynx ... - Produces 3 hormones (Thryoxin…
- 4 small nodules... - Back of thyroid glands... - Secrete parathyr…
Glands of Endocrine System
- anterior/posterior pituitary gland... - thyroid gland... - 4 para…
Pituitary Gland
- hypophysis... - located on sella turcica... - connected by hypoth…
114 terms
Medical Terminology - Chapter 19
Adjuvant therapy
Alkylating agents
Anaplasia
Angiogenesis
Treatment of disease with substances that assist or enhance t…
Synthetic chemicals used in treatment of cancer. They interfe…
Loss of differentiation of cells and reversion to a more prim…
Process of forming new blood vessels.
Adjuvant therapy
Treatment of disease with substances that assist or enhance t…
Alkylating agents
Synthetic chemicals used in treatment of cancer. They interfe…
41 terms
medical terminology chapter 19
carcinoma in situ
carcinomas
sarcomas
oma
referring to localized tumor cells that haven to invaded adja…
solid hard tumors that are derived from epithelial tissue
malignant flesh tumors
benign tumors
carcinoma in situ
referring to localized tumor cells that haven to invaded adja…
carcinomas
solid hard tumors that are derived from epithelial tissue
121 terms
Medical Terminology - Chapter 19
Adenocarcinoma
Adjuvant therapy
Alkylating agents
Alopecia
Cancerous tumor of glandular tissue.
Treatment of disease with substances that assist or enhance t…
Synthetic chemicals used in treatment of cancer. They interfe…
Partial or complete lack of hair.
Adenocarcinoma
Cancerous tumor of glandular tissue.
Adjuvant therapy
Treatment of disease with substances that assist or enhance t…
18 terms
Medical terminology: Chapter 19
Cystic
Fungating
Inflammatory
Medullary
Forming large open spaces filled with fluid. Mucinous tumors…
Mushrooming pattern of growth in which tumor cells pile on to…
Having the features of inflammation - redness, swelling, heat
Large, soft, fleshy tumors
Cystic
Forming large open spaces filled with fluid. Mucinous tumors…
Fungating
Mushrooming pattern of growth in which tumor cells pile on to…
51 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 19
Adjuvant therapy
Ana-
Anaplasia
Angiogenesis
Drugs are give after primary therapy. Adjuvant means to assist
Backward
Loss of differentiation of cells; reversion to a more primiti…
Formation of blood vessels
Adjuvant therapy
Drugs are give after primary therapy. Adjuvant means to assist
Ana-
Backward
Medical Terminology Chapter 19
alveol/o
cac/o
carcin/o
cauter/o
small sac
bad
cancer, cancerous
burn, heat
alveol/o
small sac
cac/o
bad
23 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 19
Anaplastic
Anaplasia
Metastasize
Hyperchromatic
Malignant cells whose DNA stops making normal codes that allo…
-ana = backward... -plasia = growth... Cancerous cells are dediffer…
Spreading to form secondary tumors
Stain excessively with dyes that recognize genetic material,…
Anaplastic
Malignant cells whose DNA stops making normal codes that allo…
Anaplasia
-ana = backward... -plasia = growth... Cancerous cells are dediffer…
13 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 19
Radiology
Nuclear Medicine
Radiography
Radi/o
medical specialty that combines the study of anatomy and phys…
medical specialty that uses radioactive substances
uses x-rays to produce a diagnostic image
forearm bone; radiation; x-rays
Radiology
medical specialty that combines the study of anatomy and phys…
Nuclear Medicine
medical specialty that uses radioactive substances
47 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 19
alveol/o
cac/o
carcin/o
cauter/o
small sac
bad
cancer, cancerous
burn, heat
alveol/o
small sac
cac/o
bad
39 terms
Medical terminology chapter 19
alveol/o
cac/o
carcin/o
cauter/o
small sac
bad
cancer, cancerous
burn, heat
alveol/o
small sac
cac/o
bad
213 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 19
Cystic
Medullary
Polypoid
Sessile polypoids
Forming large, open spaces filled with fluid
Large, soft, fleshy tumors
Growths that form projections extending outward from base
Extend from broad base
Cystic
Forming large, open spaces filled with fluid
Medullary
Large, soft, fleshy tumors
203 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 19
cystic
fungating
inflammatory
medullary
forming large open spaces filled with fluid.
mushrooming pattern of growth in which tumor cells pile one o…
having the features of inflammation (redness, swelling, heat)
pretaining to large, soft, fleshy tumors
cystic
forming large open spaces filled with fluid.
fungating
mushrooming pattern of growth in which tumor cells pile one o…
28 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 19
choroid/o
cili/o
cor/o
corne/o
choroid
ciliary body
pupil
cornea
choroid/o
choroid
cili/o
ciliary body
12 terms
CHAPTER 19 MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY
adenocarcinoma
adjuvant therapy
alkylating agent
alopecia
cancerous tumor of glandular tissue
treatment of disease with substances that assist or enhance t…
synthetic chemicals used in treatment of cancer. ... cell divisi…
complete lack of hair
adenocarcinoma
cancerous tumor of glandular tissue
adjuvant therapy
treatment of disease with substances that assist or enhance t…
121 terms
Medical Terminology - Chapter 19
Adenocarcinoma
Adjuvant therapy
Alkylating agents
Alopecia
Cancerous tumor of glandular tissue.
Treatment of disease with substances that assist or enhance t…
Synthetic chemicals used in treatment of cancer. They interfe…
Partial or complete lack of hair.
Adenocarcinoma
Cancerous tumor of glandular tissue.
Adjuvant therapy
Treatment of disease with substances that assist or enhance t…
204 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 19
adjuvant therapy
alkylating agents (chemotherapy)
anaplasia
angiogenesis
Assisting primary treatment. Drugs are given early in the cou…
Synthetic chemicals containing alkyl groups that attack DNA,…
Loss of differentiation of cells; reversion to a more primiti…
Process of forming new blood vessels.
adjuvant therapy
Assisting primary treatment. Drugs are given early in the cou…
alkylating agents (chemotherapy)
Synthetic chemicals containing alkyl groups that attack DNA,…
24 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 19
Cine
Electro
Flouro
Micro
Movement
Electric
Light
Small
Cine
Movement
Electro
Electric
53 terms
Chapter 19: Medical Terminology
Pituitary Gland
Thyroid Gland
Parathyroid Gland
Adrenal Glands
Also known as the hypophysis, the gland is about the size of…
It consists of a right and left lobe, the gland is a U- or H-…
These glands are four small nodules of tissue embedded in the…
Also called the suprarenal glands, the two glands sit one ato…
Pituitary Gland
Also known as the hypophysis, the gland is about the size of…
Thyroid Gland
It consists of a right and left lobe, the gland is a U- or H-…
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