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39 terms
Medical Terminology
card
cyst
gastr
hemat
card... heart
cyst... bladder
gastr... stomach
hemat... blood
card
card... heart
cyst
cyst... bladder
378 terms
Medical Terminology
Bruit
Abrasion
Acute
Anterior
The unusual sound that blood makes when it rushes past an obs…
A wound caused by superficial damage to the skin
A disease with a rapid onset and/or a short course
Located towards the front of the body
Bruit
The unusual sound that blood makes when it rushes past an obs…
Abrasion
A wound caused by superficial damage to the skin
52 terms
Medical Terminology
Dyspnea
Lipoma
hemi
para
Difficult or painful breathing
Fatty tumor
Half
beside or below
Dyspnea
Difficult or painful breathing
Lipoma
Fatty tumor
14 terms
Medical Terminology
-clasis, -clast (klᾰs-ῐs, klᾰst)
-ectasis (ĕk-tᾰ-sῐs)
-emesis (ĕm-ĕ-sῐs)
-gen, -genesis, -genic, -genous (jĕn,…
to break
dilation, expansion
vomiting
creating, producing
-clasis, -clast (klᾰs-ῐs, klᾰst)
to break
-ectasis (ĕk-tᾰ-sῐs)
dilation, expansion
14 terms
Medical Terminology
-centesis
-cidal, -cide
-desis
-dilation
surgical puncture
destroying, killing
surgical fixation of bone or joint, binding, tying together
widening, stretching, expanding
-centesis
surgical puncture
-cidal, -cide
destroying, killing
Medical terminology
Aden/o
adip/o
algia
cephhal/o
gland
fat
pain
head
Aden/o
gland
adip/o
fat
32 terms
Medical Terminology
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…
32 terms
Medical terminology
Aden/o
adip/o
algia
cephhal/o
gland
fat
pain
head
Aden/o
gland
adip/o
fat
32 terms
Medical terminology
Aden/o
adip/o
algia
cephhal/o
gland
fat
pain
head
Aden/o
gland
adip/o
fat
8 terms
Medical Terminology
-acusia, -acusis, -cusis
-algesia, -algesic, -algia, -dynia
-dipsia
-esthesia
hearing
pain
thirst
sensation
-acusia, -acusis, -cusis
hearing
-algesia, -algesic, -algia, -dynia
pain
113 terms
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
39 terms
Medical Terminology
-cele (sēl)
-constriction (Kŏn-strῐk-shῠn)
-cytosis (sῑ-tō-sῐs)
-derma (dĕr-mᾰ)
hernia
narrowing
a condition of cells
skin
-cele (sēl)
hernia
-constriction (Kŏn-strῐk-shῠn)
narrowing
113 terms
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
378 terms
Medical Terminology
Bruit
Abrasion
Acute
Anterior
The unusual sound that blood makes when it rushes past an obs…
A wound caused by superficial damage to the skin
A disease with a rapid onset and/or a short course
Located towards the front of the body
Bruit
The unusual sound that blood makes when it rushes past an obs…
Abrasion
A wound caused by superficial damage to the skin
631 terms
Medical Terminology
Adenocarcinoma
Colorectal Adenocarcinoma
Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Pancreatic Cancer
Cancerous tumor of the stomach that usually begins in glands…
Cancerous tumor of the colon, causes blood in the feces. May…
Cancerous tumor of the liver, typically caused by a secondary…
Cancerous tumor of the pancreas, most patients are in the adv…
Adenocarcinoma
Cancerous tumor of the stomach that usually begins in glands…
Colorectal Adenocarcinoma
Cancerous tumor of the colon, causes blood in the feces. May…
113 terms
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
32 terms
Medical terminology
Aden/o
adip/o
algia
cephhal/o
gland
fat
pain
head
Aden/o
gland
adip/o
fat
32 terms
Medical terminology
Aden/o
adip/o
algia
cephhal/o
gland
fat
pain
head
Aden/o
gland
adip/o
fat
40 terms
Medical Terminology
abduction:
absorption:
activities of daily living (ADLs):
adaptive devices:
moving a body part away from the midline of the body.
the transfer of nutrients from the intestines to the cells.
personal daily care tasks, including bathing, skin, nail, and…
special equipment that helps a person who is ill or disabled…
abduction:
moving a body part away from the midline of the body.
absorption:
the transfer of nutrients from the intestines to the cells.
378 terms
Medical Terminology
Bruit
Abrasion
Acute
Anterior
The unusual sound that blood makes when it rushes past an obs…
A wound caused by superficial damage to the skin
A disease with a rapid onset and/or a short course
Located towards the front of the body
Bruit
The unusual sound that blood makes when it rushes past an obs…
Abrasion
A wound caused by superficial damage to the skin
82 terms
Medical terminology
caudal
cranial
distal
dorsal
pertaining to the tail end of the body
pertaining to the head end of the body
farther from the center of the body
pertaining to the back of the body
caudal
pertaining to the tail end of the body
cranial
pertaining to the head end of the body
39 terms
Medical Terminology
-cele (sēl)
-constriction (Kŏn-strῐk-shῠn)
-cytosis (sῑ-tō-sῐs)
-derma (dĕr-mᾰ)
hernia
narrowing
a condition of cells
skin
-cele (sēl)
hernia
-constriction (Kŏn-strῐk-shῠn)
narrowing
10 terms
Medical Terminology
esophagus
liver
pancreas
kidney
the passage between the pharynx and the stomach
large reddish-brown glandular organ located in the upper righ…
a large elongated exocrine gland located behind the stomach
either of two bean-shaped excretory organs that filter wastes…
esophagus
the passage between the pharynx and the stomach
liver
large reddish-brown glandular organ located in the upper righ…
378 terms
Medical Terminology
Bruit
Abrasion
Acute
Anterior
The unusual sound that blood makes when it rushes past an obs…
A wound caused by superficial damage to the skin
A disease with a rapid onset and/or a short course
Located towards the front of the body
Bruit
The unusual sound that blood makes when it rushes past an obs…
Abrasion
A wound caused by superficial damage to the skin
20 terms
Medical Terminology
adip/o
-algia
brady-
chem/o
fat
pain
slow
drug/chemical
adip/o
fat
-algia
pain
30 terms
Medical Terminology
NPO
D/C
STAT
PRN
Nothing by Mouth
Discontinue; Discharge
Immediately; at once
As needed
NPO
Nothing by Mouth
D/C
Discontinue; Discharge
32 terms
Medical terminology
Aden/o
adip/o
algia
cephhal/o
gland
fat
pain
head
Aden/o
gland
adip/o
fat
38 terms
Medical terminology
empyema
dyspnea
Larynx
Pharynx
collection of pus;... pus in the pleural cavity
abnormal breathing;... Difficulty breathing
voice box
throat
empyema
collection of pus;... pus in the pleural cavity
dyspnea
abnormal breathing;... Difficulty breathing
40 terms
Medical Terminology
apnea
dyspnea
hypertension
hypotension
no breathing (temporary periods of no breathing)
difficulty breathing
high blood pressure
low blood pressure
apnea
no breathing (temporary periods of no breathing)
dyspnea
difficulty breathing
32 terms
Medical terminology
Aden/o
adip/o
algia
cephhal/o
gland
fat
pain
head
Aden/o
gland
adip/o
fat
173 terms
Medical Terminology
Prefix
Suffix
Combining form
a/an
Beginning, indicate numbers, time, position, direction, or ne…
End of word describing conditions or procedures
Word root and combining vowel enabling 2 parts
Without
Prefix
Beginning, indicate numbers, time, position, direction, or ne…
Suffix
End of word describing conditions or procedures
75 terms
medical terminology
gastr-
cardi-
megal-
-itis
stomach
heart
enlarge
inflammation
gastr-
stomach
cardi-
heart
997 terms
Medical Terminology
a-, an-
ab-
abdomin/o
ablat/o
without, not
away from
abdomen
to remove, take away
a-, an-
without, not
ab-
away from
187 terms
Medical Terminology
Word Root indicates what
Combining Form
Suffix indicates what
Prefix indicates what
Body Part
Word root & Vowel
Procedure, condition, disease, or part of speech
Number, time, position, or negation
Word Root indicates what
Body Part
Combining Form
Word root & Vowel
150 terms
Medical Terminology
cardi
megal
itis
dermat
heart
enlarged
inflammation
skin
cardi
heart
megal
enlarged
122 terms
medical terminology
prefix
root
suffix
combing vowel
word beginning
foundation of the term
word ending
vowel, usually O that links the root to suffix or, root to an…
prefix
word beginning
root
foundation of the term
997 terms
Medical Terminology
a-, an-
ab-
abdomin/o
ablat/o
without, not
away from
abdomen
to remove, take away
a-, an-
without, not
ab-
away from
357 terms
Medical Terminology
-cardia
-gram
-stenosis
-plasty
heart condition
record, writing
narrowing
surgical repair
-cardia
heart condition
-gram
record, writing
350 terms
medical terminology
gastr
cardi
megal
itis
stomach
heart
enlarged
inflammation
gastr
stomach
cardi
heart
631 terms
Medical Terminology
Adenocarcinoma
Colorectal Adenocarcinoma
Hepatocellular Carcinoma
Pancreatic Cancer
Cancerous tumor of the stomach that usually begins in glands…
Cancerous tumor of the colon, causes blood in the feces. May…
Cancerous tumor of the liver, typically caused by a secondary…
Cancerous tumor of the pancreas, most patients are in the adv…
Adenocarcinoma
Cancerous tumor of the stomach that usually begins in glands…
Colorectal Adenocarcinoma
Cancerous tumor of the colon, causes blood in the feces. May…
138 terms
Medical Terminology
celiac
peristalsis
buccal
common bile duct
pertaining to the abdomen
muscular wave like movement to transport food
pertaining to cheek
carries bile into the duodenum
celiac
pertaining to the abdomen
peristalsis
muscular wave like movement to transport food
60 terms
Medical Terminology
bid
bp
c&s
CBC
twice a day
blood pressure
culture and sensitivity
Complete Blood Count
bid
twice a day
bp
blood pressure
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
350 terms
Medical Terminology
gastr-... gas truck
cardi-... cards
megal-... my gal
-itis... I test
stomach
heart
enlarged
inflammation
gastr-... gas truck
stomach
cardi-... cards
heart
275 terms
Medical Terminology
Gastr
Cardi
Megal
Itis
Stomach
Heart
Enlarged
Inflammation
Gastr
Stomach
Cardi
Heart
370 terms
Medical Terminology
-cardia
-gram
-stenosis
-plasty
heart condition
record, writing
narrowing
surgical repair
-cardia
heart condition
-gram
record, writing
123 terms
Medical Terminology
a.c.
AD
ad lib
AS
before meals
right ear
freely, as often as desired
left ear
a.c.
before meals
AD
right ear
350 terms
medical terminology
gastr
cardi
megal
itis
stomach
heart
enlarged
inflammation
gastr
stomach
cardi
heart
48 terms
MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY
gastrointestinal
gastroenteritis
groin
hypertension
of, relating to, or affecting the stomach and intestines.
inflammation of the stomach and intestines.
the fold or hollow on either side of the front of the body wh…
elevation of the blood pressure,
gastrointestinal
of, relating to, or affecting the stomach and intestines.
gastroenteritis
inflammation of the stomach and intestines.
113 terms
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
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