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Medical Terminology Chapter 1: Introduction to Medical Language
arthr
hepat
ven
oste
joint
liver
vein
bone
arthr
joint
hepat
liver
92 terms
Chapter 1: Structure of Medical Language (Medical Terminology)
What is a combining form?
Of the two components of a combining f…
adenoma
arthro-
suffix and prefix that form the bases for a word
Prefix
benign gland tumor
joint
What is a combining form?
suffix and prefix that form the bases for a word
Of the two components of a combining f…
Prefix
94 terms
Medical Terminology: A Living Language Chap 1
Word Root
Prefix
Suffix
Combining Vowel
foundation of a medical term and provides the general meaning…
at the beginning of the word
at the end of the word
is a vowel, usually an O, that links the word root to another…
Word Root
foundation of a medical term and provides the general meaning…
Prefix
at the beginning of the word
71 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1: the structure of the medical Language
Latin singular ending in -a
Latin singular ending in -us
Latin singular ending in -um
Latin singular ending in -is
-ae (vertebra - vertebrae)
-i (nucleus - nuclei)
-a (bacterium - bacteria)
-es (diagnosis - diagnoses)
Latin singular ending in -a
-ae (vertebra - vertebrae)
Latin singular ending in -us
-i (nucleus - nuclei)
47 terms
Medical Terminology: A Living Language (Chapter 8)
an/o
append/o
appendic/o
bar/o
anus
appendix
appendix
weight
an/o
anus
append/o
appendix
138 terms
The Language of Medicine: Chapter 3: Medical Terminology Meaning
abdominocentesis
achondroplasia
acromegaly
acrophobia
Surgical puncture of the abdomen.
Improper development of cartilage in the embryo that leads to…
Enlargement of extremities.
Fear of heights.
abdominocentesis
Surgical puncture of the abdomen.
achondroplasia
Improper development of cartilage in the embryo that leads to…
49 terms
Medical Terminology Exploring medical language lop #7
opsy
tome
biopsy
debridement
view of/ viewing
instrument used to cut
view of life
removal of contaminated or dead tissue and foreign matter fro…
opsy
view of/ viewing
tome
instrument used to cut
42 terms
Medical Terminology: A living Language (Chapter 13)
ambly/o
-ician
-metrist
dull, din
specialist
specialist in measuring
ambly/o
dull, din
-ician
specialist
203 terms
Medical Terminology - A Living Language - Chapter 1
adeno-
carcino
cardio
chemo
gland
cancer
heart
chemical
adeno-
gland
carcino
cancer
215 terms
Medical Terminology - A Living Language - Chapter 1
adeno-
carcino
cardio
chemo
gland
cancer
heart
chemical
adeno-
gland
carcino
cancer
220 terms
Medical Terminology - A Living Language - Chapter 3
albin/o
angi/o
bas/o
bi/o
white
vessel
the base
life
albin/o
white
angi/o
vessel
115 terms
Medical Language Terminology in Context Chapter 4
rad
RAD
radical
radium
approved medical abbreviation signifying a radiation-absorbed…
reactive adjustment disorder (found in children)
1) signifying a group of atoms that, when formed together, pr…
a metallic element that is radioactive and fluorescent
rad
approved medical abbreviation signifying a radiation-absorbed…
RAD
reactive adjustment disorder (found in children)
134 terms
Medical Language Terminology in Context Chapter 3
Incontinent
Vitals
Deep laceration
Tourniquet
Involuntarily emptying the bladder
Vital signs: temperature, pulse, respirations, blood pressure
A cut or incision that goes beyond the skin and into the musc…
A device or tool such as a long strip of elastic or cloth tha…
Incontinent
Involuntarily emptying the bladder
Vitals
Vital signs: temperature, pulse, respirations, blood pressure
102 terms
Medical terminology: A living language chapter 7
Fast berthing
Pertainig to throat
Nose discharge
Pus in the chest
Tachypnea
Pharygeal
Rhinorrargia
Emphysema
Fast berthing
Tachypnea
Pertainig to throat
Pharygeal
16 terms
(medical Terminology) Exploring Medical Language Ch 3 HITT 1305
Anter/o
Ventr/o
Bi-
Caud/o
Front
Belly aka front
Two
Tail aka downward
Anter/o
Front
Ventr/o
Belly aka front
72 terms
(Medical Terminology) Exploring Medical Language Chapter 2 HITT 1305
Cell
Tissue
Organ
System
Basic unit of all life
Group of similar cells that perform a specific function
Two or more kinds of tissue that together perform special bod…
A group of organs that work together to perform complex body…
Cell
Basic unit of all life
Tissue
Group of similar cells that perform a specific function
177 terms
Medical Terminology: A living language-Chapter 6
hem/o
hemat/o
lip/o
phleb/o
blood
blood
fat
vein
hem/o
blood
hemat/o
blood
124 terms
Medical Terminology, a Living Language. Ch. 1, Introduction to Medical Terminology
aden/o
carcin/o
cardi/o
chem/o
gland
cancer
heart
chemical
aden/o
gland
carcin/o
cancer
174 terms
Medical language_Terminology in context Chp. 1 quiz
aud(i)
auto
bio
card (i,io)
hear
self
life
heart
aud(i)
hear
auto
self
Chapter 14: Medical Terminology (The Language Of Medicine)
AIDS
CD4+ cell
CD8+ cell
CMV
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
helper T cell
cytotoxic T-cell
cytomegalovirus ... (causes opportunistic AIDS-related infection)
AIDS
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
CD4+ cell
helper T cell
51 terms
medical terminology a living language ch 2
3 body planes
sagittal plane
frontal plane
transverse plane
sagittal,frontal,and transverse
is the vertical plane,also called median plane,runs length wi…
also known as the coronal plane,divides the body into front a…
is a horizontal view croswise,that runs parallel to the groun…
3 body planes
sagittal,frontal,and transverse
sagittal plane
is the vertical plane,also called median plane,runs length wi…
124 terms
Medical Terminology, a Living Language. Ch. 1, Introduction to Medical Terminology
aden/o
carcin/o
cardi/o
chem/o
gland
cancer
heart
chemical
aden/o
gland
carcin/o
cancer
32 terms
Medical Terminology: A Living Language Chapter 11
acr
adren
adrenal
andr
extremities
adrenal glands
adrenal glands
male
acr
extremities
adren
adrenal glands
22 terms
Medical Terminology: A Living Language Chapter 2
Adip/o
Anter/o
Brachi/o
Caud/o
Fat
Front
Arm
tail
Adip/o
Fat
Anter/o
Front
70 terms
Medical Terminology A Living Language Chapter 5
Angi/o
Ather/o
Embol/o
Isch/o
Vessel
Fatty Substance
Plug
To Hold Back
Angi/o
Vessel
Ather/o
Fatty Substance
208 terms
Medical Terminology/Language of Medicine Word Parts
-algia
dys-
-ectomy
hyper-
pain
bad, difficult, painful
surgical removal
excessive; too much;increased
-algia
pain
dys-
bad, difficult, painful
140 terms
Medical Terminology, a Living Language. Ch. 1, Introduction to Medical Terminology
aden/o
carcin/o
cardi/o
chem/o
gland
cancer
heart
chemical
aden/o
gland
carcin/o
cancer
74 terms
Medical Terminology: A Living Language Chapter 12
alges/o
angi/o
arteri/o
astr/o
sense of pain
vessel
artery
star
alges/o
sense of pain
angi/o
vessel
184 terms
Medical Terminology - A Living Language 5th Edition, Chapter One
-plasty
-stenosis
-itis
-al
surgical repair
narrowing
inflammation
pertaining to (ex: duodenal)
-plasty
surgical repair
-stenosis
narrowing
65 terms
Medical Terminology- Language for Healthcare CH. 2: Prefixes
a-
ab-, abs-
ad-
ambi-
without
away from
toward, to
both, around
a-
without
ab-, abs-
away from
106 terms
Medical Terminology A Living Language (Chapter 12)
alges/o
angi/o
arteri/o
astr/o
sense of pain
vessel
artery
star
alges/o
sense of pain
angi/o
vessel
68 terms
Medical Terminology: A Living Language Chapter 11
acr/o
aden/o
adren/o
adrenal/o
extremities
gland
adrenal gland
adrenal gland
acr/o
extremities
aden/o
gland
111 terms
Medical Terminology - A Living Language - Chapter 1
aden/o
carcin/o
cardi/o
chem/o
gland
cancer
heart
chemical
aden/o
gland
carcin/o
cancer
26 terms
Medical language and terminology: prefixes -Chap.1 - 9
Dia
Dys
Hyper
Meta
What is through, complete?
What is painful abnormal, difficult, labored?
What is above or excessive ?
What is after beyond change
Dia
What is through, complete?
Dys
What is painful abnormal, difficult, labored?
161 terms
Medical Terminology A Living Language (Chapter 13)
acous/o
ambly/o
aden/o
angi/o
hearing
dull, dim
gland
vessel
acous/o
hearing
ambly/o
dull, dim
50 terms
Medical Terminology: A Living Language Chapter 3
Bi/o
Cry/o
Cyan/o
Diaphor/o
The combining form that means Life
The combining form that means Cold
The combining form that means Blue
The combining form that means Profuse sweating
Bi/o
The combining form that means Life
Cry/o
The combining form that means Cold
263 terms
Medical Terminology - A Living Language - Chapter 1
adeno-
carcino
cardio
chemo
gland
cancer
heart
chemical
adeno-
gland
carcino
cancer
121 terms
Medical Terminology:A Living Language-Chapter 3
albin/o
angi/o
bas/o
bi/o
white
vessel
the base
life
albin/o
white
angi/o
vessel
139 terms
Medical Terminology: A Living Language Chapter Seven
Ventilation
Inhalation
Exhalation
External Respiration
Flow of air between the outside environment and the lungs
Flow of air into the lungs
Flow of air out of lungs
Exchange of oxygen and carbon dioxide that takes place in the…
Ventilation
Flow of air between the outside environment and the lungs
Inhalation
Flow of air into the lungs
175 terms
Medical Terminology A Living Language (Chapter 10)
amni/o
andr/o
andr/o
balan/o
amnion
male
male
glans penis
amni/o
amnion
andr/o
male
110 terms
MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY A LIVING LANGUAGE CHAPTER 2
Abdomin/o
Adip/o
Anter/o
Brachi/o
Abdomen
Fat
Front
Arm
Abdomin/o
Abdomen
Adip/o
Fat
10 terms
medical Terminology chapter 1- A new Language
Algia
Dys
-ectomy
Hyper
Pain
Bad, difficult, painful
surgical removal of
above , excessive
Algia
Pain
Dys
Bad, difficult, painful
215 terms
Medical Terminology - A Living Language - Chapter 1
adeno-
carcino
cardio
chemo
gland
cancer
heart
chemical
adeno-
gland
carcino
cancer
Medical Terminology: A Living Language (Chapter 8)
an/o
append/o
appendic/o
bar/o
anus
appendix
appendix
weight
an/o
anus
append/o
appendix
59 terms
Medical Terminology- A Living Language Chapter 4
Ankyl/o
arthr/o
articul/o
burs/o
stiff joint
joint
joint
sac
Ankyl/o
stiff joint
arthr/o
joint
112 terms
Medical terminology: a living language 6th edition
bi-
carcin
cardi
chem
life
cancer
heart
chemical
bi-
life
carcin
cancer
32 terms
Medical Terminology: A Living Language (Chapter 12)
alges/o
astr/o
cephal/o
cerebell/o
sense of pain
star
head
cerebellum
alges/o
sense of pain
astr/o
star
85 terms
Medical Terminology A Living Language ( Chap 2 )
abdomin/o
adip/o
anter/o
brachi/o
abdomen
fat
front
arm
abdomin/o
abdomen
adip/o
fat
53 terms
Medical Terminology A Living Language (Chap 4)
ankyl/o
arthr/o
articul/o
burs/o
stiff joint
joint
joint
sac
ankyl/o
stiff joint
arthr/o
joint
150 terms
Medical Language Terminology in Context Chapter 4
rad... (lowercase)
RAD
radical
radium
approved medical abbreviation signifying a radiation-absorbed…
reactive adjustment disorder (found in children)
1) signifying a group of atoms that, when formed together, pr…
a metallic element that is radioactive and fluorescent
rad... (lowercase)
approved medical abbreviation signifying a radiation-absorbed…
RAD
reactive adjustment disorder (found in children)
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