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58 terms
Medical Terminology
Nephr-
Cardi-
Hepat-
Hemo-
Kidney
Heart
Liver
Blood
Nephr-
Kidney
Cardi-
Heart
32 terms
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
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
10 terms
Medical Terminology
aden
algia
angi
arthr
gland
pain
vessel
joint
aden
gland
algia
pain
25 terms
Medical Terminology Review 4
lobo-
-emesis
contra-
-iasis
section
vomiting
against, counter
condition
lobo-
section
-emesis
vomiting
Medical Terminology
prim/i
mon/o
uni-
hemi-
first
one
one
half, one side
prim/i
first
mon/o
one
41 terms
Medical Terminology
card
cyst
gastr
hemat
heart
bladder
stomach
blood
card
heart
cyst
bladder
75 terms
Medical Terminology
Ab
Ad
Anti
Circum, Peri
from or away
To, Near, Toward
Against
Surround, Around
Ab
from or away
Ad
To, Near, Toward
86 terms
Medical Terminology
ante
anti
bi
hyper
before
against
two, both
above, excessive
ante
before
anti
against
25 terms
Medical Terminology Review 3
cost-
-gram
acro-
rhexis
rib
record
extremities
break, burst
cost-
rib
-gram
record
158 terms
Medical Terminology
3 steps used to define a medical word
what 2 languages provide the origins o…
Hepat/o
arthr/o
1. define the suffix 2. define the first part of the word... 3.…
greek and latin
liver
joint
3 steps used to define a medical word
1. define the suffix 2. define the first part of the word... 3.…
what 2 languages provide the origins o…
greek and latin
35 terms
Medical Terminology: The Skeletal System
Bones
Axial skeleton
Appendicular skeleton
Flat Bones
Act as framework for the body, protect internal organs, store…
Support and protect organs in dorsal and ventral cavities.
Make movement possible, make up the upper and lower extremiti…
Ribs, scapula (shoulder blade), parts of the pelvic girdle, b…
Bones
Act as framework for the body, protect internal organs, store…
Axial skeleton
Support and protect organs in dorsal and ventral cavities.
Medical terminology
Aden/o
adip/o
algia
cephhal/o
gland
fat
pain
head
Aden/o
gland
adip/o
fat
114 terms
Medical Terminology
A-,An-
Ab-
Ad-
Ante-
absence of ... Ex: Apathy- absence of emotion
to take away from... Ex: Abduction-take away from midline
to bring towards... Ex: Adduction- bringing towards midline
in front of... Ex: Anterior- front part of body
A-,An-
absence of ... Ex: Apathy- absence of emotion
Ab-
to take away from... Ex: Abduction-take away from midline
Medical Terminology
Cardiology
Dermatology
Endocrinology
Gastroentrology
study of the heart
study of the skin
study of the endocrine glands
study of the stomach and intestines
Cardiology
study of the heart
Dermatology
study of the skin
116 terms
Medical terminology
Anti
Circum
Contra
Dors
Against, opposite
Around
Against, opposite
Back
Anti
Against, opposite
Circum
Around
60 terms
Medical Terminology Module 1
artery
heart
head
gallbladder
arterio
cardio
cephal
cholecyst
artery
arterio
heart
cardio
343 terms
Medical Terminology
MD
RN
DMD
DDS
Medical Doctor
Registered Nurse
Doctor of Medical Dentistry
Doctor of Dental Surgery
MD
Medical Doctor
RN
Registered Nurse
995 terms
Medical Terminology
aden/o
arthr/o
bi/o
carcin/o
gland
joint
life
cancer, cancerous
aden/o
gland
arthr/o
joint
53 terms
Medical Terminology
Angio
arterio
arthro
blepharo
vessels
artery
joint
eyelid
Angio
vessels
arterio
artery
10 terms
Medical Terminology
Proximal
Distal
Superior
Inferior
Closer in to the center
Farther away from the center
Above
Below
Proximal
Closer in to the center
Distal
Farther away from the center
75 terms
Medical Terminology
An- means ___ in the compound medical…
-ase means __ in the medical terms: Su…
Dys- means __ in the medical terms: Dy…
The use of a medication to dissolve bl…
lack of or without
enzyme
faulty, difficult or painful
intra/coronary thrombi/ lytic therapy
An- means ___ in the compound medical…
lack of or without
-ase means __ in the medical terms: Su…
enzyme
255 terms
medical terminology
The main part of a medical word is cal…
The first part of a word is the _______.
The last part of a medical word is cal…
You learn medical terms by identifying…
root
prefix
suffix
suffix, root, prefix
The main part of a medical word is cal…
root
The first part of a word is the _______.
prefix
45 terms
Medical Terminology
Pleural form of bursa
hepatocele
Word root
ptosis
bursae
Hernia of the liver (Hepat : liver + vowel (o) + cele (hernia)
usually a body part
prolapse : of a part of organ of the body : slip forward or d…
Pleural form of bursa
bursae
hepatocele
Hernia of the liver (Hepat : liver + vowel (o) + cele (hernia)
58 terms
Medical Terminology
centesis
clasis
desis
ectomy
surgical Puncture (remove fluid)
to break, surgical fracture
binding, fixation (of a bone or joint)
excision, removal
centesis
surgical Puncture (remove fluid)
clasis
to break, surgical fracture
Medical Terminology
Trans-dermal
Hyper-glyc- emia
Hypo-glyc-emia
Hyper-tension
Across/Thru the skin (abbreviation TD)
HIGH sugar in the blood
LOW sugar in the blood
HIGH blood pressure (abbreviation HTN)
Trans-dermal
Across/Thru the skin (abbreviation TD)
Hyper-glyc- emia
HIGH sugar in the blood
300 terms
Medical Terminology
a-
ab-
abdomin
-ac, -al, -an, -ar, -ary
Without
Away From
Abdomen
Pertaining to
a-
Without
ab-
Away From
1,430 terms
Medical Terminology
a-
-a
ab-
abdomin/o
no, not without, away from
noun ending
away from
abdomen
a-
no, not without, away from
-a
noun ending
100 terms
Medical Terminology
before meals
as soon as possible
acute myocardial infarction
abdominal
a.c.
ASAP
AMI
abd
before meals
a.c.
as soon as possible
ASAP
Medical Terminology
gastr
cardi
megal
itis
stomach
heart
enlarged
inflammation
gastr
stomach
cardi
heart
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
25 terms
Medical Terminology week 13
ventr-
vert-
eu-
ambi-
front
turn
good
both
ventr-
front
vert-
turn
518 terms
medical terminology
abdomino
acro
adeno
adenoido
abdomen
exremities
gland
adenoids
abdomino
abdomen
acro
exremities
20 terms
Medical Terminology
Medical Terminology
abdomin/0
arteri/o
intestin/o
Combining forms, prefixes, and suffixes... Medical Terminology
abdomen
artery
intestine
Medical Terminology
Combining forms, prefixes, and suffixes... Medical Terminology
abdomin/0
abdomen
262 terms
Medical Terminology
a-
-a
-ac,-al,-ic
-al
without
pertaining to
pertaining to
like, similar, pertaining to
a-
without
-a
pertaining to
152 terms
medical terminology
-ic
-ile
-ine
-ior
pertaining to
pertaining to
pertaining to
pertaining to
-ic
pertaining to
-ile
pertaining to
Medical Terminology
twice a day
three times a day
four times a day
at hour of sleep
bid
tid
qid
@hs
twice a day
bid
three times a day
tid
16 terms
Medical Terminology
Feeding Tube
Bolus Feeding
MIC-KEY button
TBI
A feeding tube is a device placed directly into the stomach t…
A bolus feeding is a feeding given through a feeding tube all…
A MIC-KEY lies flat on the stomach. It resembles the inflatio…
TBI stands for traumatic brain injury. This is the result of…
Feeding Tube
A feeding tube is a device placed directly into the stomach t…
Bolus Feeding
A bolus feeding is a feeding given through a feeding tube all…
46 terms
Medical Terminology
-uria
azot/o
ureterostenosis
pyeloplasty
suffix meaning condition of urine
a combining form that means nitrogenous waste
a medical term that means narrowing of the ureter
a medical term that means surgical repair of the renal pelvis
-uria
suffix meaning condition of urine
azot/o
a combining form that means nitrogenous waste
65 terms
Medical Terminology
-er
-ist
-iatrician
-logist
one who
one who
practitioner
one who studies, specialist
-er
one who
-ist
one who
27 terms
Medical Terminology
-ectomy
-pathy
-al
-gram
removal of/excision
disease/condition of
pertaining to
record
-ectomy
removal of/excision
-pathy
disease/condition of
56 terms
Medical Terminology
Cardio
Gastro
Pulmono
(suffix) -ist
Heart
Stomach
Lungs
One who specializes in... Example: Cardiologist
Cardio
Heart
Gastro
Stomach
29 terms
Medical Terminology
"Dent"
"Dermat" or "Derm"
"Cardi"
"Gastr"
Means tooth
Means skin
Means heart
Means stomach
"Dent"
Means tooth
"Dermat" or "Derm"
Means skin
50 terms
Medical Terminology
aden
algia
crania/cephal
cardi
gland, glandular
pain
pertaining to the head
heart
aden
gland, glandular
algia
pain
25 terms
Medical Terminology
Gastr-
Cardi-
Megal-
-itis
Stomach
Heart
Enlarged
Inflammation
Gastr-
Stomach
Cardi-
Heart
50 terms
Medical Terminology
gastr-
cardi-
crani-
enter-
stomach
heart
skull
Small intestine
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
33 terms
Medical Terminology
a-, an-
aden(o)
aer(o)
-algia
without, none, lack of
a gland
having to do with air or gas
pain
a-, an-
without, none, lack of
aden(o)
a gland
122 terms
Medical Terminology
-itis
-osis
-ectomy
-ostomy
inflamation... ex: tonsillitis, appendicitis
abnormal condition... ex: cyanosis
to cut out (remove)... ex: appendectomy, tonsillectomy
to make a "mouth", opening... ex: colostomy
-itis
inflamation... ex: tonsillitis, appendicitis
-osis
abnormal condition... ex: cyanosis
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