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29 termscreated on December 7, 2016
Medical Terminology - Suffixes
-emia
-penia
-lysis
-blast
blood condition
deficiency
destruction, breakdown
immature
-emia
blood condition
-penia
deficiency
25 termscreated on December 7, 2016
Medical Terminology #326-350 Qz#16
splanchn
ger
capit
ventr
internal organs
old
head
front
splanchn
internal organs
ger
old
101 termscreated on December 7, 2016
Medical Terminology chapter 13 The Endocrine system
A minimally invasive surgical procedur…
Which condition is an insulin deficien…
aldosterone
cortisol
adrenalectomy
type 1 diabetes mellitus
Aids in regulating the salt and water levels
Has an anti-inflammatory action
A minimally invasive surgical procedur…
adrenalectomy
Which condition is an insulin deficien…
type 1 diabetes mellitus
13 termscreated on December 7, 2016
Vet Tech Terminology: Surgical Suffixes
ectomy
pexy
plasty
stomy
surgical removal
suture to stabilize
surgical repair
surgically created opening
ectomy
surgical removal
pexy
suture to stabilize
30 termscreated on December 7, 2016
MT Chapter 21
aer/o
alges/o
bronch/o
chem/o
air
sensitivity to pain
bronchial tube
drug
aer/o
air
alges/o
sensitivity to pain
22 termscreated on December 7, 2016
Chapter 9 Endocrine System
aden/o
adrenal/o... adren/o
calc/o
gluc/o... glyc/o
gland
adrenal gland
calcium
sugar, glucose
aden/o
gland
adrenal/o... adren/o
adrenal gland
7 termscreated on December 7, 2016
Suffix
-centesis
-desis
-ectomy
-graphy
puncture, tap
binding, fusion
excision, surgical removal
act of recording
-centesis
puncture, tap
-desis
binding, fusion
13 termscreated on December 7, 2016
MT Chapter 20
is/o
pharmaceut/o
radi/o
son/o
same
drug
x-rays
sound
is/o
same
pharmaceut/o
drug
8 termscreated on December 7, 2016
Prefix
Ab-
Ad-
Ante-
Ec-, ecto-
away from
toward, near
before
out, outside
Ab-
away from
Ad-
toward, near
49 termscreated on December 7, 2016
Chapter 8 Medical Terminology
auri-
blephar-, blepharo
choroido-
cry-, cryo-
ear
eyelid
the choroid
cold
auri-
ear
blephar-, blepharo
eyelid
52 termscreated on December 7, 2016
Medical Terminology 4
Dyspnea
Lipoma
hemi
para
Difficult or painful breathing
Fatty tumor
Half
beside or below
Dyspnea
Difficult or painful breathing
Lipoma
Fatty tumor
8 termscreated on December 7, 2016
Medical Terminology 3
-acusia, -acusis, -cusis
-algesia, -algesic, -algia, -dynia
-dipsia
-esthesia
hearing
pain
thirst
sensation
-acusia, -acusis, -cusis
hearing
-algesia, -algesic, -algia, -dynia
pain
16 termscreated on December 7, 2016
Root Words Ch2
Blephar/o
Bucc/o
Cholecyst/o
Colp/o
eyelid
Cheek
gallbladder
vagina
Blephar/o
eyelid
Bucc/o
Cheek
19 termscreated on December 7, 2016
Reproductive System Vocabulary
cervic/o
colp/o
gonad/o
-gravida
cervix, neck
vagina
gonads or sex glands
pregnant
cervic/o
cervix, neck
colp/o
vagina
60 termscreated on December 7, 2016
Medical terminology
Adeno
Arthro
Bio
Carcino
Gland
Joint
Life
Cancwe
Adeno
Gland
Arthro
Joint
18 termscreated on December 7, 2016
Endocrine System Vocabulary
acr/o
adren/o, adrenal/o
crin/o
-dipsia
extremeties
adrenal glands
secrete
thirst
acr/o
extremeties
adren/o, adrenal/o
adrenal glands
14 termscreated on December 7, 2016
Special Senses Vocabulary
kerat/o
myring/o
optic/o, opt/o
ot/o
horny, hard, cornea
eardrum, tympanic membrane
ear, hearing
ear, hearing
kerat/o
horny, hard, cornea
myring/o
eardrum, tympanic membrane
32 termscreated on December 7, 2016
Medical Terminology 2
Tendons
Muscles
Ligaments
Bones
Binds muscles to bone
A band or bundle of fibrous tissue that has the ability to co…
a short band of tough, flexible, fibrous connective tissue th…
Provides structural support & provides protection for interna…
Tendons
Binds muscles to bone
Muscles
A band or bundle of fibrous tissue that has the ability to co…
41 termscreated on December 7, 2016
Medical Terminology Suffixes N-U
-oma
-opsy
-oxia
-paresis
tumor
to view
oxygen
slight paralysis
-oma
tumor
-opsy
to view
8 termscreated on December 7, 2016
Integuementary System Vocabulary
cutane/o
derm/o, dermat/o
hidr/o
seb/o
skin
skin
sweat
sebum
cutane/o
skin
derm/o, dermat/o
skin
40 termscreated on December 7, 2016
Medical Terminology Complete! Chapter 3: Understanding Prefixes
a-
ab-
bi-
endo-
without, absence of
away from
two
within
a-
without, absence of
ab-
away from
24 termscreated on December 7, 2016
Biology Unit 5 Study Questions
Distinguish between the terms 'individ…
In what ways does the environment vary…
Does the environment in a specific loc…
How has human activity impacted global…
...
...
...
...
Distinguish between the terms 'individ…
...
In what ways does the environment vary…
...
142 termscreated on December 7, 2016
Final Review Word Parts
hemi-
-plegia
cerebr/o
vascul/o
half
paralysis
cerebrum
blood vessel
hemi-
half
-plegia
paralysis
20 termscreated on December 7, 2016
S1 WOW WORDS 616-18
Universality
Unicorn
Unison
Sonorous
Shared by all people or things in the world or in a particula…
A team of three horses arranged two abreast and one leading
Simultaneously;all together
Imposingly deep and full; richly pleasent to the ear
Universality
Shared by all people or things in the world or in a particula…
Unicorn
A team of three horses arranged two abreast and one leading
72 termscreated on December 7, 2016
Medical Terminology Chapter 8 & 14 review
Digestion, absorption, elimination
Bolus
Duodenum
Liver
3 functions of the digestive system
A small mass of masticated food ready to be swallowed
First portion of the the small intestine
The largest gladular organ in the body
Digestion, absorption, elimination
3 functions of the digestive system
Bolus
A small mass of masticated food ready to be swallowed
12 termscreated on December 7, 2016
Integuementary System Pathology
Hirsutism
Alopecia
Onychocryptosis
Onychomycosis
presence of excessive body and facial hair in women, usually…
also known as baldness, partial or complete loss of hair, mos…
commonly known as an ingrown toenail; edge of a toenail, usua…
fungal infection of the nail
Hirsutism
presence of excessive body and facial hair in women, usually…
Alopecia
also known as baldness, partial or complete loss of hair, mos…
83 termscreated on December 7, 2016
Medical Terminology Final
Chapter One
Suffix
Prefix
Root
........
word ending
part added to the beginning of the word to odic its meaning
the word meaning
Chapter One
........
Suffix
word ending
49 termscreated on December 7, 2016
Medical Terminology Chapter 13
amni/o
cervic/o
choir/o
colp/o
amnion
neck, cervix
chorion
vagina
amni/o
amnion
cervic/o
neck, cervix
62 termscreated on December 7, 2016
Med Term final
The word part meaning ear is:
The term polyuria means a condition of:
In the medical term arthr/itis, the wo…
The suffix meaning paralysis is:
ot
Much urine
Joint
Plegia
The word part meaning ear is:
ot
The term polyuria means a condition of:
Much urine
39 termscreated on December 7, 2016
EMT suffixes
-al
-algia
-ectomy
-ic
pertaining to
pertaining to pain
surgical removal of
pertaining to
-al
pertaining to
-algia
pertaining to pain
12 termscreated on December 7, 2016
Medical Terminology - Prefixes
hyper-
hypo-
ante-
pro-
excessive, high
below, low
before
before
hyper-
excessive, high
hypo-
below, low
44 termscreated on December 7, 2016
Medical Terminology Terms: Digestive System
An/o
Append/o / Appendic/o
Bar/o
Bucc/o
anus
appendix
weight
cheek
An/o
anus
Append/o / Appendic/o
appendix
46 termscreated on December 7, 2016
Stna medical terminology - chapter 15
Absorption
Anatomy
Biology
Body systems
The digestive process in which digestive juices and enzymes b…
The study of body structure
The study of all life forms.
Groups of organs that perform specific functions in the human…
Absorption
The digestive process in which digestive juices and enzymes b…
Anatomy
The study of body structure
29 termscreated on December 7, 2016
Medical Terminology - Suffixes
-emia
-penia
-lysis
-blast
blood condition
deficiency
destruction, breakdown
immature
-emia
blood condition
-penia
deficiency
18 termscreated on December 7, 2016
Gastrointestinal Disease & Disorder Terms not Built from Word Parts
adhesion
anorexia nervosa
bulimia nervosa
cirrhosis
abnormal growing together of two surfaces that normally are s…
eating disorder characterized by a prolonged refusal to eat.
eating disorder characterized by gorging with food, followed…
chronic disease of the liver with gradual destruction of cell…
adhesion
abnormal growing together of two surfaces that normally are s…
anorexia nervosa
eating disorder characterized by a prolonged refusal to eat.
25 termscreated on December 7, 2016
Medical Terminology
NAR
naso
NG
NKA
Nursing assistant registered
Nose
Nasogastric
No known allergies
NAR
Nursing assistant registered
naso
Nose
70 termscreated on December 7, 2016
suffixes
-ac... -al... -alis... -an... -ant... -ar... -aris... -ary…
-ance... -ancy
-ase
-ation
pertaining to
state
enzyme
being; having; process
-ac... -al... -alis... -an... -ant... -ar... -aris... -ary…
pertaining to
-ance... -ancy
state
41 termscreated on December 7, 2016
CLC 201 Medical Terminology Final - Ole Miss
Romance
The printing press
Latin
drop the "-i" from the ending and and…
Languages derived from Latin are called what type of languages?
The transition from Middle to Modern English was mainly induc…
The study of English grammar was (perhaps ill-advisedly) mode…
To find the present stem of third conjugation deponent Latin…
Romance
Languages derived from Latin are called what type of languages?
The printing press
The transition from Middle to Modern English was mainly induc…
37 termscreated on December 7, 2016
Ch. 15 Quick and easy medical terminology
endocrine glands
exocrine glands
adren/o
gigant/o
ductless
ducts
adrenal glands
giant
endocrine glands
ductless
exocrine glands
ducts
64 termscreated on December 7, 2016
Medical Terminology FINAL
connective tissue
Sagittal
muscle tissue
Anatomical position
allow movement, provides support for other tissue types, whil…
Plane parallel to median and divides the body into right and…
can shorten, thicken, and contrast; 3 types are smooth, stria…
Body upright, face forward, and palms forward
connective tissue
allow movement, provides support for other tissue types, whil…
Sagittal
Plane parallel to median and divides the body into right and…
11 termscreated on December 7, 2016
5.000 -LECTURE 1-1: FINAL EXAM
Blood vessels from lab study guide
Names and direction of blood flow thro…
Anatomical terminology
Anatomical planes
...
...
...
...
Blood vessels from lab study guide
...
Names and direction of blood flow thro…
...
44 termscreated on December 7, 2016
Chapter 2 Vet Med Terms (Directions)
Midsagittal plane
Sagittal Plane
Dorsal Plane
Transverse Plane
Divides body into equal right and left halves
Divides into unequal left and right parts
Divides body into dorsal and ventral parts
Divides body into cranial and caudal parts... AKA horizontal plane
Midsagittal plane
Divides body into equal right and left halves
Sagittal Plane
Divides into unequal left and right parts
52 termscreated on December 7, 2016
Word power sessions 7-9
Orthos
Odontos
Paidos (ped-)
-ic
Straight, correct
Tooth
Child
Adjective suffix
Orthos
Straight, correct
Odontos
Tooth
30 termscreated on December 7, 2016
Endocrine system
pancreat/o
thyr/o, thyroid/o
thym/o
crin/o
pancreas
thyroid gland
thymus gland
secrete
pancreat/o
pancreas
thyr/o, thyroid/o
thyroid gland
32 termscreated on December 7, 2016
Integuementary System Structures
skin characterisitics
one square inch of skin
functions of skin
epidermis
21 square feet; 9 pounds, 7%-15% of total body weight; comple…
20 blood vessels, 65 hairs and muscles, 78 nerves, 78 heat se…
protection, water balance, temperature regulation, waste disp…
outer layer of several specialized epithelial tissue, complet…
skin characterisitics
21 square feet; 9 pounds, 7%-15% of total body weight; comple…
one square inch of skin
20 blood vessels, 65 hairs and muscles, 78 nerves, 78 heat se…
8 termscreated on December 7, 2016
Chapter 1 Vet Med Term
Root
Prefix
Combining Vowels
Combining Form
-Foundation of most medical terms... -Part of the word that give…
-Comes at the beginning of word... -Indicates location, time, nu…
Added to end of root word, used when suffix begins with a con…
Root plus a combining vowel
Root
-Foundation of most medical terms... -Part of the word that give…
Prefix
-Comes at the beginning of word... -Indicates location, time, nu…
18 termscreated on December 7, 2016
Special Senses Pathology Part II
Impacted Cerumen
Otalgia
ot/o-
-algia
accumulation of earwax that forms a solid mass by adhering to…
"earache", pain in the ear
ear
pain
Impacted Cerumen
accumulation of earwax that forms a solid mass by adhering to…
Otalgia
"earache", pain in the ear
129 termscreated on December 7, 2016
Medical Terminology
Aden
angio
artherio
arthro
Gland,Glandular
vessel
artery
Joint
Aden
Gland,Glandular
angio
vessel
68 termscreated on December 7, 2016
Ch. 1: Body Structure and Oncology
Cell
Tissue
Organ
System
Basic unit of all living things
Group of similar cells that perform a specific function
2+ tissues that together perform special body functions
Group of organs that work together to perform complex body fu…
Cell
Basic unit of all living things
Tissue
Group of similar cells that perform a specific function
57 termscreated on December 7, 2016
Medical Terminology Ch. 11
blephar/o
choroid/o
corne/o
kerat/o
eyelid
choroids (provides blood supply for the entire eye)
cornea
cornea
blephar/o
eyelid
choroid/o
choroids (provides blood supply for the entire eye)
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