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23 termscreated on January 16, 2017
medical terminology prefixes
a
an
inter
intra
away from, without
not without
between
within
a
away from, without
an
not without
69 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Medical terminology (chapt 1)
Medical terminology
4 elements to build medical words
3 rules of word building
Word root
Specialized language uzed by health care providers
Word root, combining form, suffix, prefix
Defining medical words, pronunciation guidelines, plural suff…
Foundation of a medical word that contains its main meaning u…
Medical terminology
Specialized language uzed by health care providers
4 elements to build medical words
Word root, combining form, suffix, prefix
5 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
cyan/o
erythr/o
leuk/o
melan/o
blue
red
white
black
cyan/o
blue
erythr/o
red
75 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Latin II - Introduction to Medical Terminology
-algia
dys-
-ectomy
hyper-
pain
bad/difficult/painful
surgical removal
increased
-algia
pain
dys-
bad/difficult/painful
250 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Medical Terminology
Alg/o, algi/o, algesi/o
Causes infectious disease
Disease causing agent
Injury
Pain
Microorganisms
Pathogen
Trauma
Alg/o, algi/o, algesi/o
Pain
Causes infectious disease
Microorganisms
212 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Chapter 13 Medical Terminology Express
cataract
cornea transplantation
glaucoma
glauc
opacity of the lens of the eye, usually occurring as a result…
Procedure in which a damaged cornea is replaced by the cornea…
Eye disease in which increased eyeball pressure causes gradua…
gray
cataract
opacity of the lens of the eye, usually occurring as a result…
cornea transplantation
Procedure in which a damaged cornea is replaced by the cornea…
273 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Chapter 12 Medical Terminology Express
arthritis
arthr
-itis
arthroplasty
Inflammation of a joint usually accompanied by pain, swelling…
joint
inflammation
Surgery to reshape, reconstruct, or replace a diseased or dam…
arthritis
Inflammation of a joint usually accompanied by pain, swelling…
arthr
joint
152 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Chapter 11 Medical Terminology Express
cognition
nerve impulse
neurotransmitters
peripheral
process of thought-including reasoning, judgment, and percept…
electrical signal transmitted along the nerve fiber in respon…
chemicals in the brain that transmit messages between nerve c…
pertaining to the outside, surface, or surrounding area of an…
cognition
process of thought-including reasoning, judgment, and percept…
nerve impulse
electrical signal transmitted along the nerve fiber in respon…
131 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Chapter 10 Medical Terminology Express
homeostasis
home/o
-stasis
hormone
ability of the body to maintain a state of equilibrium within…
same, alike
standing still
chemical substance produced by specialized cells of the body…
homeostasis
ability of the body to maintain a state of equilibrium within…
home/o
same, alike
254 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Chapter 9 Medical Terminology Express
fertilization
gamete
infertility
neonate
union of the male and female gametes to form a zygote, leadin…
reproductive cell (spermatozoon in the male and ovum in the f…
persistent inability to conceive a child
Infant from birth to 28 days
fertilization
union of the male and female gametes to form a zygote, leadin…
gamete
reproductive cell (spermatozoon in the male and ovum in the f…
193 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Chapter 8 Medical Terminology Epress
dialysis
dia-
-lysis
electrolytes
mechanical filtering process used to remove metabolic waste p…
through, across
separation; destruction; loosening
solutions that conduct electricity, such as acids, bases, and…
dialysis
mechanical filtering process used to remove metabolic waste p…
dia-
through, across
239 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Chapter 7 Medical Terminology Express
biopsy
bi
-opsy
endoscopic
removal of a small portion of tissue from the body for micros…
two
view of
pertains to the use of an endoscope (flexible fiberoptic tube…
biopsy
removal of a small portion of tissue from the body for micros…
bi
two
175 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Chapter 6 Medical Terminology Express
antigen
anti-
gen
autoimmune
substance that, when entering the body, prompts the generatio…
against
forming, producing, origin
type of immune response by the body against its own cells or…
antigen
substance that, when entering the body, prompts the generatio…
anti-
against
185 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Chapter 5 Medical Terminology Express
angioplasty
angi/o
-plasty
arteries
surgical procedure that opens a blocked artery by inflating a…
vessel (usually blood or lymph)
surgical repair
large blood vessels that carry oxygenated blood away from the…
angioplasty
surgical procedure that opens a blocked artery by inflating a…
angi/o
vessel (usually blood or lymph)
227 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Chapter 4 Medical Terminology Express
diagnosis
dia-
gnos
-is
Identification of a disease or condition by a scientific eval…
through, across
knowing
noun ending
diagnosis
Identification of a disease or condition by a scientific eval…
dia-
through, across
196 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Chapter 3 Medical Terminology Express
cutaneous
cutane
-ous
lesion
Pertaining to the skin
skin
pertaining to
wound, injury, or pathological change in body tissue
cutaneous
Pertaining to the skin
cutane
skin
113 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Medical Terminology Medical Abbreviations
ac
ADL
ad lib
AIDS
before meals
activities of daily living
as desired
acquired immuno-deficiency syndrome
ac
before meals
ADL
activities of daily living
66 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Ch. 5 | Root Words
cost
tars
flex
fibul
rib
flat surface
bend
clasp of buckle
cost
rib
tars
flat surface
1,473 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Medical Terminology (prefixes, roots, suffixes)
a-
-a
ab-
abdomin/o
no, not, without, away from, negative
noun ending
away from, negative, absent
abdomen
a-
no, not, without, away from, negative
-a
noun ending
662 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Medical Terminology
a-
ab-
abdomin/o
-ac
without, not
from, away from
abdomen
pertaining to
a-
without, not
ab-
from, away from
56 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Medical Terminology Chp 1 list vocab
abdominocentesis
angiography
appendectomy
arteriosclerosis
the surgical puncture of the abdominal cavity to remove fluid
a radiographic study of the blood vessels after the injection…
the surgical removal of the appendix
abnormal hardening of the walls of an artery or arteries
abdominocentesis
the surgical puncture of the abdominal cavity to remove fluid
angiography
a radiographic study of the blood vessels after the injection…
86 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Medical Terminology
apnea
arrhythmia
auscultate
bradycardia
...
...
...
...
apnea
...
arrhythmia
...
127 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Medical Terminology
Anorexia
Ascites
Borborygums
Constipation
Lack of appetite
Abnormal accumulation of fluid in the abdomen
Rumbling or gurgling noise produced by the movement of gas, f…
Difficulty in passing stools (feces).
Anorexia
Lack of appetite
Ascites
Abnormal accumulation of fluid in the abdomen
46 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Prefixes
Hyper-
Ana-
Epi-
Supra-
Excessive, above, more than normal
Up
Above, upon, on
Above, upper
Hyper-
Excessive, above, more than normal
Ana-
Up
68 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Combining Forms
Amyl/o
An/o
Append/o , Appendic/o
Bil/i , Chol/e
Starch
Anus
Appendix
Gall, Bile
Amyl/o
Starch
An/o
Anus
161 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Chapter One: Introduction to Medical Terminology
aden/o
carcin/o
cardi/o
chem/o
gland
cancer
heart
chemical
aden/o
gland
carcin/o
cancer
83 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Suffixes
-scope
-gram
-graph
-gen
Instrument to visually examine
Record
Instrument for recording
Substance that produces
-scope
Instrument to visually examine
-gram
Record
106 termscreated on January 16, 2017
medical terminology
ac al ar ary eal ical ial ic ine ior o…
ago esis ia iasis osis
ion ism
a-
pertaining to
abnormal condition, disease
condition, state of
no not without away from negative
ac al ar ary eal ical ial ic ine ior o…
pertaining to
ago esis ia iasis osis
abnormal condition, disease
172 termscreated on January 16, 2017
Medical Terminology with Case Studies in Sports Medicine Chapter 1
abdomin/o
aden/o
adip/o
angi/o
abdomen
gland
fat
vessel
abdomin/o
abdomen
aden/o
gland
31 termscreated on January 15, 2017
B.U.R.P.S. - Suffixes
centesis
ectomy
lysis
ostomy
tap, puncture
removal
separate, destroy
form an opening
centesis
tap, puncture
ectomy
removal
91 termscreated on January 15, 2017
B.U.R.P.S. - Prefixes
erythr/o
leuk/o
leuc/o
cyan/o
red
white
white
blue
erythr/o
red
leuk/o
white
1,134 termscreated on January 15, 2017
HOSA Medical Terminology
a-
an-
ab-
abdomin/o
no;not;without
no;not;without
away from
abdomen
a-
no;not;without
an-
no;not;without
41 termscreated on January 15, 2017
B.U.R.P.S. - Roots
angi/o
vas/o
bucc/o
cardi/o
blood vessel
blood vessel
cheek
heart
angi/o
blood vessel
vas/o
blood vessel
7 termscreated on January 15, 2017
Medical Terminology
-er, -ist
-iatrician
-logist
-ac, -al, -ic, -ical
One who
Practitioner
One who studies; specialist
Pertaining to
-er, -ist
One who
-iatrician
Practitioner
86 termscreated on January 15, 2017
Medical Terminology Ch. 4: Musculoskeletal System
ankyl/o
arthr/o
burs/o
carp/o
stiff joint
joint
bursa
carpus
ankyl/o
stiff joint
arthr/o
joint
71 termscreated on January 15, 2017
Prefix
a-
ab-
ad-
an-
away from; without
away from
toward
not; without
a-
away from; without
ab-
away from
167 termscreated on January 15, 2017
Medical Terminology Ch. 9 & 10
ary
aliment
Alimentary canal
Bariatric
Petaining to
Nourishment, food
Digestive tract
Treatment of obesity
ary
Petaining to
aliment
Nourishment, food
60 termscreated on January 15, 2017
MA Cert Prep Class: Heald College: Final - Drill Questions
What is the proper position for some r…
A patient has been diagnosed with COPD…
Which artery is used when performing a…
What is the appropriate angle for admi…
Sims'
Respirations
Brachial
45 degrees
What is the proper position for some r…
Sims'
A patient has been diagnosed with COPD…
Respirations
23 termscreated on January 15, 2017
Ch. 8 Telephone Techniques
Answering service
Automatic call routing
Call forwarding
Caller ID
A commercial service that answers telephone calls for its cli…
A system that distributes incoming calls to a specific group…
A telephone feature that allows calls made to one number to b…
A feature that identifies and displays the telephone numbers…
Answering service
A commercial service that answers telephone calls for its cli…
Automatic call routing
A system that distributes incoming calls to a specific group…
6 termscreated on January 15, 2017
Medical terminology
Ic
Al
Neuro
Nephro
Pertaining to
Pertaining to
Nerve
Kidney
Ic
Pertaining to
Al
Pertaining to
49 termscreated on January 15, 2017
medical term suffixes
algia
cele
centesis
cyte
pain
protrusion
surgical puncture to remove fluid
cell
algia
pain
cele
protrusion
47 termscreated on January 15, 2017
Medical Terminology Ch. 1: Introduction Suffixes
-algia
-cele
-cyte
-dynia
pain
protrusion
cell
pain
-algia
pain
-cele
protrusion
65 termscreated on January 15, 2017
Medical Terminology Ch. 1: Introduction Combining Words and Prefixes
bi/o
carcin/o
cardi/o
chem/o
life
cancer
heart
chemical
bi/o
life
carcin/o
cancer
112 termscreated on January 15, 2017
chapters 1, 2, Appendix F
What this book use
The four elements that are used to bui…
To develop a medical vocabulary, you m…
A condition marked by impaired control…
Programmed learning
suffix, prefix
elements or parts
Alcoholism
What this book use
Programmed learning
The four elements that are used to bui…
suffix, prefix
35 termscreated on January 15, 2017
Medical Terminology
Broncho/pulmo
Cardi
Gastro
Hepat
Lungs
Heart
Stomach
Nerve
Broncho/pulmo
Lungs
Cardi
Heart
48 termscreated on January 15, 2017
Combining Form
Spondyl/o
Verebr/o
Ophthalm/o
Nas/o
spine
spine
eye
nose
Spondyl/o
spine
Verebr/o
spine
113 termscreated on January 15, 2017
Ch 4 & Ch 5 Terminology
what is the history of a words origin?
from what two languages are the majori…
what ist he part of a word that contai…
what was an affix attached to the begi…
etymology, tracing earliest development
greek and latin
root word
prefix
what is the history of a words origin?
etymology, tracing earliest development
from what two languages are the majori…
greek and latin
20 termscreated on January 15, 2017
Suffixes
-itis
-er, -ist
-iatrician
-logist
inflammation
one who
practitioner
one who studies
-itis
inflammation
-er, -ist
one who
20 termscreated on January 15, 2017
Medical Terminology-Chapter 1
-algia
Dys-
-ectomy
Hyper-
Pain, painful condition
Bad, difficult, or painful
Surgical removal, cutting out, excision
Excessive, increased
-algia
Pain, painful condition
Dys-
Bad, difficult, or painful
102 termscreated on January 15, 2017
Comprehensive medical terminology Mid-term review chapters 1-6
A blood condition may end with which s…
What is the plural form of pleura?
Which suffix identifies surgical fixat…
Select the suffix that indicates surgi…
.-emia
pleurae
pexy
.-ectomy
A blood condition may end with which s…
.-emia
What is the plural form of pleura?
pleurae
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