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120 terms
Medical Terminology
-algia
BM
brady-
cardio-
pain
bowel movement
slow
heart
-algia
pain
BM
bowel movement
MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY
gastr/o
cardi/o
megaly
itis
stomach
heart
enlarged
inflammation
gastr/o
stomach
cardi/o
heart
Medical Terminology
gastr
cardi
megal
itis
stomach
heart
enlarged
inflammation
gastr
stomach
cardi
heart
Medical Terminology
Sign
Symptom
Syndrome
Diagnosis
Objective evidence of a disease
Subjective evidence of a disease
Set of signs and symptoms that occur together as specific dis…
Identification of a disease
Sign
Objective evidence of a disease
Symptom
Subjective evidence of a disease
82 terms
Medical Terminology
cardi/o
-logy
dermat/o
gastr/o
heart
study
skin
stomach
cardi/o
heart
-logy
study
24 terms
Medical terminology
Planes
Frontal
Sagittal
Transverse
An imaginary flat surface, Frontal - anterior/posterior, Sagi…
is a flat plane that consists of anterior and posterior posit…
is a flat plane that consists of from right to left
is a flat plane that consists of upper to lower
Planes
An imaginary flat surface, Frontal - anterior/posterior, Sagi…
Frontal
is a flat plane that consists of anterior and posterior posit…
Medical Terminology Chapter 10
mechano-
dynam-
osmo-
traumat-
machine
power
odor
wound
mechano-
machine
dynam-
power
Medical Terminology
-malacia
-megaly
-oma
-osis
softening
enlargement
tumor
abnormal condition; increase (usually used w/ blood cells)
-malacia
softening
-megaly
enlargement
Medical Terminology
a-
abdomin/o
-ac
-al
Away from; without
Abdomen
pertaining to
pertaining to
a-
Away from; without
abdomin/o
Abdomen
106 terms
Medical terminology
adenocarcinoma
carcinoma
neuroid
epithelioma
Cancerous tumor made of the gland.
cancerous tumor
resembling a nerve
tumor made of epithelium
adenocarcinoma
Cancerous tumor made of the gland.
carcinoma
cancerous tumor
medical terminology :(((
what are the two types of skeletons
axial skeleton includes:
appendicular skeleton includes:
appendicular=
axial ... appendicular
head... neck... spine ... chest ... trunk
pictorial girdle ... upper extremity ... lower extremity... pelvic gir…
attached to the center
what are the two types of skeletons
axial ... appendicular
axial skeleton includes:
head... neck... spine ... chest ... trunk
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
48 terms
Medical Terminology
Anterior
Distal
Medial
Caudal
Toward the front
Away from the origin
Toward the middle
Toward the back
Anterior
Toward the front
Distal
Away from the origin
MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY
anisarca
auscultation
baseline
differential diagnosis
total body swelling
listening with the stethoscope
the normal state of being for each specific patient
the diseases that a physician is considering as the reason fo…
anisarca
total body swelling
auscultation
listening with the stethoscope
191 terms
Medical Terminology
carcin
cyt
hist
lip
cancer
cell
tissue
fat
carcin
cancer
cyt
cell
Medical Terminology Chapter 5
Osteocyte
Osteo-
cyte
Atrophy
Mature Bone Cell
bone
cell
wasting of bone tissue
Osteocyte
Mature Bone Cell
Osteo-
bone
25 terms
Medical Terminology
cost-
-gram
acro-
rhexis
rib
record
extremities
break, burst
cost-
rib
-gram
record
348 terms
MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY
CEPHALIC
CEREBRAL
CYSTITIS
CYSTOSCOPY
pertaining to the head
adj. pertaining to the brain; intellectual
inflammation of the bladder
visual examination of the urinary bladder
CEPHALIC
pertaining to the head
CEREBRAL
adj. pertaining to the brain; intellectual
45 terms
Medical Terminology
Aden/o
Brady
Carcin/o
Cry/o
Gland
Slow
Cancer causing
Freeze
Aden/o
Gland
Brady
Slow
403 terms
Medical Terminology
A-, an-
Ab-
-ac; -acal
Acous/o
Without
Away from
Pertaining to
Hearing
A-, an-
Without
Ab-
Away from
376 terms
Medical Terminology
a, /a
abd, ABD
a.c. , ac ... (ante cibum)
ADL
before
abdomen
before meals
activities of daily living
a, /a
before
abd, ABD
abdomen
89 terms
Medical Terminology
dys
hyper
megaly
algia
bad, difficult, painful
excessive, increased
enlargement
pain, suffering
dys
bad, difficult, painful
hyper
excessive, increased
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
147 terms
Medical terminology
Hist/o
blephar
malacia
cyst
Tissue
eyelid
soft
sac containing fluid
Hist/o
Tissue
blephar
eyelid
Medical Terminology
word root
suffix
prefix
combining vowel
fundamental unit of a medical word
word part added at the end of the word to modify its meaning
word part added before the word root to modify its meaning
added between word root and word part that follows
word root
fundamental unit of a medical word
suffix
word part added at the end of the word to modify its meaning
44 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
Medical Terminology
Aden/o
Adip/o
Anter/o
Arthr/o
Gland
fat
To the front
Joints
Aden/o
Gland
Adip/o
fat
Medical Terminology
paraplegia
ANY seizure disorder
True
absence of the brain and spinal cord i…
paralysis of the lower extremities due to spinal cord injury
Epilepsy
A cerebral thrombosis is often the cause of a stroke.
Anencephaly
paraplegia
paralysis of the lower extremities due to spinal cord injury
ANY seizure disorder
Epilepsy
25 terms
Medical Terminology
agglutination
malaise
desiccated
BMI
process of cells clumping together
vague feeling of bodily discomfort
moisture free; dry; dehydrated
body mass index
agglutination
process of cells clumping together
malaise
vague feeling of bodily discomfort
20 terms
Medical Terminology
a- or an-
ab-
acoust(o)
adip(o)
not, without
away from
sound or hearing
pertaining to fat
a- or an-
not, without
ab-
away from
Medical terminology
dysuria
urinary incontinence
neprhosclerosis
cystectomy
painful or difficult urination
inability to control urination
hardening of the kidney
resection or removal of the bladder
dysuria
painful or difficult urination
urinary incontinence
inability to control urination
Medical Terminology
Diaphoretic
Myocardial Infarction
Ischemia
Cyanotic
profusely sweating, seen in shock, MI
Heart Attack
Lack of blood supply to heart
skin turns blue in color due to lack of oxygen
Diaphoretic
profusely sweating, seen in shock, MI
Myocardial Infarction
Heart Attack
403 terms
MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY
-ac, -iac, -al, -ar, -ary, -eal, -iac,…
-algia
-blast
-cele
pertaining to
pain
embryonic, immature
hernia
-ac, -iac, -al, -ar, -ary, -eal, -iac,…
pertaining to
-algia
pain
72 terms
Medical terminology
Pediatrics / pediatricians
obstetrics / obstetrician
orthopedics / orthopedic doctor
pathology
Children ( birth - adult )
Pregnant women - pregnancy - labor - unborn baby
bones, joints, muscles
lab technician - laboratory - test samples - test results
Pediatrics / pediatricians
Children ( birth - adult )
obstetrics / obstetrician
Pregnant women - pregnancy - labor - unborn baby
44 terms
Medical Terminology
fibrinogen
fibrinolysis
fibrinous
hemoglobin
fiber producing
destruction of fibers
pertaining to fibers
blood protein
fibrinogen
fiber producing
fibrinolysis
destruction of fibers
Medical Terminology
prim/i
mon/o
uni-
hemi-
first
one
one
half, one side
prim/i
first
mon/o
one
Medical Terminology
albumin/o
retro-
dia-
-uria
albumin, protein
backward, behind
through, across
urine
albumin/o
albumin, protein
retro-
backward, behind
Medical Terminology
Accommodation
Accreditation
Active Assistive Range of Motion
Adaptive device
Process of adapting or adjusting one thing or set of things t…
Process used to evaluate educational programs against a set o…
Amount of motion at a given joint achieved by the person usin…
Special tool that is an adaptation of a common item designed…
Accommodation
Process of adapting or adjusting one thing or set of things t…
Accreditation
Process used to evaluate educational programs against a set o…
38 terms
Medical Terminology
lapar
otomy
dys
pnea
abdomen
cut into
difficult or painful
breathing
lapar
abdomen
otomy
cut into
58 terms
Medical Terminology
Nephr-
Cardi-
Hepat-
Hemo-
Kidney
Heart
Liver
Blood
Nephr-
Kidney
Cardi-
Heart
79 terms
medical terminology
angiospasm
arterial
arteriosclerosis
atherosclerosis
contraction of blood vessels
of/relating to artery
thickening/hardening of arterial walls
atheromatous deposits in and fibrous of arteries... (form of art…
angiospasm
contraction of blood vessels
arterial
of/relating to artery
32 terms
Medical terminology
Aden/o
adip/o
algia
cephhal/o
gland
fat
pain
head
Aden/o
gland
adip/o
fat
86 terms
Medical Terminology
ante
anti
bi
hyper
before
against
two, both
above, excessive
ante
before
anti
against
Medical Terminology
Ab
Ad
Anti
Circum, Peri
from or away
To, Near, Toward
Against
Surround, Around
Ab
from or away
Ad
To, Near, Toward
85 terms
Medical Terminology
ovaries and uterus
bulbourethral, seminal vesicle, prostate
hymen
fallopian tube
are connected to the fallopian tubes
are male reproduction glands
Thin membrane that covers the external vaginal opening
does not frequently develop cancerous tumors
ovaries and uterus
are connected to the fallopian tubes
bulbourethral, seminal vesicle, prostate
are male reproduction glands
Medical Terminology
cutaneous
derma
dermis
epidermis
pertaining to the skin (from latin)
skin (from greek)
the layer of the skin between the epidermis and the subcutane…
outermost layer of skin
cutaneous
pertaining to the skin (from latin)
derma
skin (from greek)
75 terms
Medical Terminology
toxic/o
thymitis
adren/o adrenal/o
pituitar/o
combining form that means poison
a medical term that means thymus inflammation
combining forms that adrenal glands
a combining form that means pituitary gland
toxic/o
combining form that means poison
thymitis
a medical term that means thymus inflammation
25 terms
Medical Terminology
The four elements used to form words a…
To define a medical word, ____________…
nephritis
arthrodesis
word root, combining form, suffix and prefix
first define the suffix (the end of the word), second, define…
inflammation of the kidney
fixation of a joint
The four elements used to form words a…
word root, combining form, suffix and prefix
To define a medical word, ____________…
first define the suffix (the end of the word), second, define…
10 terms
Medical Terminology
aden
algia
angi
arthr
gland
pain
vessel
joint
aden
gland
algia
pain
41 terms
Medical Terminology
card
cyst
gastr
hemat
heart
bladder
stomach
blood
card
heart
cyst
bladder
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