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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
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
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
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
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…
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
90 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 7
balan/o
epididym/o
orchid/o... orchi/o... orch/o... test/o
prostat/o
glans penis
epididymis
testis, testicle
prostate gland
balan/o
glans penis
epididym/o
epididymis
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
148 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 4
Aut/o
Bi/o
Coni/o
Crypt/o
Self
Life
Dust
Hidden
Aut/o
Self
Bi/o
Life
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 terms
-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
25 terms
Medical Terminology Lesson 3
cost-
-gram
acro-
rhexis
rib
record
extremities
break, burst
cost-
rib
-gram
record
123 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 2
Anatomic Position
Midsagittal
Sagittal
Frontal
Standing straight, palms facing forward
This vertical plane, aka the midline divides the body into eq…
This vertical plane divides the body into unequal left and ri…
This vertical plane aka the coronal divides the body into ant…
Anatomic Position
Standing straight, palms facing forward
Midsagittal
This vertical plane, aka the midline divides the body into eq…
33 terms
Medical Terminology
Sagittal plane
mid-sagittal plane
frontal (coronal) plane
transverse (horizontal) plane
a vertical plane that divides the body into right and left ha…
sagittal plane that passes thru the midline of the body
a vertical plane at a right angle to the sagittal plane, that…
a plane that is at right angles to the frontal and sagittal p…
Sagittal plane
a vertical plane that divides the body into right and left ha…
mid-sagittal plane
sagittal plane that passes thru the midline of the body
25 terms
Medical Terminology Lesson 13
ventr-
vert-
eu-
ambi-
front
turn
good
both
ventr-
front
vert-
turn
25 terms
Medical terminology lesson 2
algia
crani
end
hemi
pain or painful condition
skull
inside, within
half
algia
pain or painful condition
crani
skull
148 terms
Chapter 4 Medical Terminology
Aut/o
Bi/o
Coni/o
Crypt/o
Self
Life
Dust
Hidden
Aut/o
Self
Bi/o
Life
25 terms
Medical Terminology Lesson 8
pneum-
phage
phren-
corne-
lung
to eat
mind
horny
pneum-
lung
phage
to eat
Medical Terminology Chapter 4
Ligament
Tendons
Abduction
Adduction
-very strong bands of connective tissue that bind bones toget…
-the strong connective tissue cords that attach skeletal musc…
directional term meaning to move away from the median or midd…
movement towards the body
Ligament
-very strong bands of connective tissue that bind bones toget…
Tendons
-the strong connective tissue cords that attach skeletal musc…
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