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113 terms
Nursing Medical Terminology Chapter 1
aden/o
-oma
-itis
arthr/o
gland
tumor or mass
inflammation of
joint
aden/o
gland
-oma
tumor or mass
113 terms
Nursing Medical Terminology Chapter 1
aden/o
-oma
-itis
arthr/o
gland
tumor or mass
inflammation of
joint
aden/o
gland
-oma
tumor or mass
19 terms
Foundations of Nursing Medical Terminology Chapter 1
Opthalm/o
Nas/o
Or/o
Thorac/o
eye
nose
oris (mouth)
chest
Opthalm/o
eye
Nas/o
nose
34 terms
Nursing 201 Medical Terminology (Chapter 1)
Why Healthcare professions use medical…
Types of Medical Terms
Elements of Medical Terms
Word Roots
efficiently conveys specific and important information, each…
1. Built from Latin and Greek word parts (ex: cardiology and…
Majority are built from Latin or Greek words parts, begin by…
Foundation of most medical terms; gives essential meaning of…
Why Healthcare professions use medical…
efficiently conveys specific and important information, each…
Types of Medical Terms
1. Built from Latin and Greek word parts (ex: cardiology and…
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
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
25 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
-ology
rhin-
gingiv-
spasm
study of
nose
gum
involuntary contraction
-ology
study of
rhin-
nose
76 terms
Chapter 1 for Nursing Terminology
Anatomy
Physiology
Scientific Method
Cytology
Study of Structure and Form
Study of function of body parts
A method of procedure that has characterized natural science
Study of body cells and their internal structures
Anatomy
Study of Structure and Form
Physiology
Study of function of body parts
35 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
dermat/o
cutane/o
nephr/o
ren/o
skin
skin
kidney
kidney
dermat/o
skin
cutane/o
skin
45 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
root
suffix
prefix
Combining vowel
the foundation of the word
the word ending
word beginning
(usually o) that links the root to the suffix or the root to…
root
the foundation of the word
suffix
the word ending
36 terms
CHAPTER 1 Introduction to Medical-Surgical Nursing Practice
Scope of Medical-Surgical Nursing Prac…
concepts
holistic approach
Priority Focus on Safety and Quality o…
The role of the nurse in these settings includes care coordin…
Medical-surgical health problems occur when a patient's basic…
Discussions of psychosocial (emotional), cultural, and spirit…
Ensure patient safety as the priority in practice.
Scope of Medical-Surgical Nursing Prac…
The role of the nurse in these settings includes care coordin…
concepts
Medical-surgical health problems occur when a patient's basic…
67 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
-algia
Dys-
-ectomy
Hyper-
pain
bad, difficult, pain
Surgical removal or cutting out
Excessive or increased, high
-algia
pain
Dys-
bad, difficult, pain
64 terms
Chapter 1 (Medical Terminology)
dys-
hyper-
hepat-
-algia
bad, difficult, painful
excessive, increased
liver
pain, suffering
dys-
bad, difficult, painful
hyper-
excessive, increased
50 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
Acrodermatitis
Acromegaly
Acroparalysis
Anemia/anemic
inflammation of the skin extremities
enlarged extremities
paralysis of the extremities
lack of blood, noun/adjective
Acrodermatitis
inflammation of the skin extremities
Acromegaly
enlarged extremities
146 terms
Medical Terminology Nursing 1
Abduction
Adduction
Achalasia
Adventitious breath sounds
Movement of a body part away from the mid line of the body
Movement of a body part towards the mid line of the body
Lack of lower esophageal sphincter to relax and the presence…
Abnormal sounds that are heard over a patient's lungs and air…
Abduction
Movement of a body part away from the mid line of the body
Adduction
Movement of a body part towards the mid line of the body
60 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
Bi/o
Carcin/o
Cardi/o
Chem/o
life
cancer
heart
drug
Bi/o
life
Carcin/o
cancer
15 terms
Medical Terminology-Chapter 1
-algia
dys-
-ectomy
hyper-
pain,painful condition
bad, difficult, or painful
surgical removal, cutting out
excessive, increased
-algia
pain,painful condition
dys-
bad, difficult, or painful
101 terms
Medical Terminology (Nursing 1)
C
S
TT, TTT, etc
2*
With
Without
2, 3, etc
Secondary
C
With
S
Without
40 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
angi/o, vas/o, vascul/o
cardi/o
enter/o
esophag/o
vessel
heart
small intestine
esophagus
angi/o, vas/o, vascul/o
vessel
cardi/o
heart
142 terms
*Medical Terminology - Nursing 1
abduction
achalasia
adventitious breath sounds
alopecia
movement of a limb or other part away from the midline of t…
Lack of lower esophageal sphincter to relax and the presence…
Abnormal sounds that are heard over a patient's lungs and air…
hair loss ... (May be localized to the front and top of the head…
abduction
movement of a limb or other part away from the midline of t…
achalasia
Lack of lower esophageal sphincter to relax and the presence…
15 terms
Medical Terminology- Chapter 1
-algia
dys-
-ectomy
hyper-
pain,painful condition
bad, difficult, or painful
surgical removal, cutting out
excessive, increased
-algia
pain,painful condition
dys-
bad, difficult, or painful
63 terms
Chapter 1 Medical Terminology
arthr-
cardi-
derm-
gastr/o
joint
heart
skin
stomach
arthr-
joint
cardi-
heart
15 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
-algia
dys-
-ectomy
hyper-
pain, painful condition
bad, difficult, or painful
surgical removal, cutting out
excessive, increasedexcessive, increased
-algia
pain, painful condition
dys-
bad, difficult, or painful
132 terms
Medical Terminology, Chapter 1
The Distal portion of the small intest…
The medical term for German Measles is…
bacilli are rod shaped bacteria
A patient with a rapid pulse has brady…
True
True
True
False
The Distal portion of the small intest…
True
The medical term for German Measles is…
True
15 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
Describe the differences between a sig…
Why are both types of observations imp…
Why is it difficult to evaluate a symp…
In your own words define the term tria…
A sign can be observed by someone other than the patient. The…
Signs are obvious indications that something is wrong. It is…
Only the patient knows how much pain he or she is really in.
Triage, which is a french word, describes medical screening o…
Describe the differences between a sig…
A sign can be observed by someone other than the patient. The…
Why are both types of observations imp…
Signs are obvious indications that something is wrong. It is…
192 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
Word Root
Combining Form
Suffix
Prefix
Contains the basic meaning of the term
A word root with a combining vowel added at the end ex. gastr/o
Usually but not always indicates the procedure, condition, di…
Usually, but not always, indicates location, time, number, or…
Word Root
Contains the basic meaning of the term
Combining Form
A word root with a combining vowel added at the end ex. gastr/o
45 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
root
suffix
prefix
Combining vowel
the foundation of the word
the word ending
word beginning
(usually o) that links the root to the suffix or the root to…
root
the foundation of the word
suffix
the word ending
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
Neonatology
Rhinitis... Caused by dry air, allergies,…
Electrocardiogram
Myocardial Infarction
Neo (new)... Nat (birth)... Ology (study of)
Rhin (Nose)... Itis (Inflammation)
Electro (electricity)... Cario (heart)... Gram (recording)... regular…
Muscle Heart Tissue Death.. Heart Attack
Neonatology
Neo (new)... Nat (birth)... Ology (study of)
Rhinitis... Caused by dry air, allergies,…
Rhin (Nose)... Itis (Inflammation)
61 terms
Medical Terminology - Chapter 1
angi/o
appendic/o
arteri/o
ather/o
blood or lymph vessel
appendix
artery
plaque, fatty substance
angi/o
blood or lymph vessel
appendic/o
appendix
51 terms
medical terminology chapter 1
dys
hyper
meagly
algia
bad difficult painful
excessive increased
enlargment
suffering
dys
bad difficult painful
hyper
excessive increased
36 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
-algia
dys-
-ectomy
hepat/o
pain and suffering
bad, difficult, painful
surgical removal
Liver.
-algia
pain and suffering
dys-
bad, difficult, painful
medical terminology Chapter 1
-algia
dys-
-ectomy
hyper-
pain, painful condition
bad, difficult or painful
surgical removal, cutting out
excessive, increased
-algia
pain, painful condition
dys-
bad, difficult or painful
68 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
Ab-
Abdomino-
Ad-
-algia
Away from, Absent
Abdomen
Toward, In direction of
Pain
Ab-
Away from, Absent
Abdomino-
Abdomen
162 terms
Medical Terminology: Chapter 1 Introduction to Medical Terminology
word root
cardiodynia
erythrocyte
prefix
the foundation of a word
heart pain
Red blood cells
a syllable or word that comes before a root word to change it…
word root
the foundation of a word
cardiodynia
heart pain
177 terms
Nursing Informatics Medical Terminology Chapters 1-8
word root: my
suffix: -pathy
prefix: inter-
prefix: a-
muscle
disease
between
without
word root: my
muscle
suffix: -pathy
disease
77 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
aden/o
arthr/o
bi/o
carcin/o
gland
joint
life
cancerous, cancer
aden/o
gland
arthr/o
joint
40 terms
Nursing Medical Terminology 1
Anatomical Position
Anterior
Superior
Distal
a standard position of the body; standing erect, facing forwa…
Toward the front/forward
above
away from point of attachment
Anatomical Position
a standard position of the body; standing erect, facing forwa…
Anterior
Toward the front/forward
47 terms
Medical terminology chapter 1
Melan
Plasty
Arteriosclerosis
Ad
Black
Surgical repair
Thickening and hardening of the walls of the arteries
Denoting motion
Melan
Black
Plasty
Surgical repair
22 terms
Chapter 1 Medical Terminology
extremeties
heart
blue
cell
acr/o
cardi/o
cyan/o
cyt/o
extremeties
acr/o
heart
cardi/o
Medical Terminology, Chapter 1
abdominocentesis
abnormal
acronym
acute
the surgical puncture of the abdominal cavity to remove fluid
not normal or away from normal
a word formed from the initial letter of the major parts of a…
a condition that has a rapid onset, a severe course, and a re…
abdominocentesis
the surgical puncture of the abdominal cavity to remove fluid
abnormal
not normal or away from normal
97 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
Aden/o
Adenoma
Arthr/o
Arthritis
gland
tumor of gland (parotid)
joint
inflammation of joint
Aden/o
gland
Adenoma
tumor of gland (parotid)
18 terms
Chapter 1 Medical Terminology
Accreditation
Accrediting Bureau of Health Education…
American Association of Medical Assist…
American Medical Technologogists (AMT)
The process in which an institution voluntarily completes a p…
An agency that can accredit programs in medical assisting. Th…
A national professional organization (created in 1955) for me…
Provides oversight for the registration and testing og medica…
Accreditation
The process in which an institution voluntarily completes a p…
Accrediting Bureau of Health Education…
An agency that can accredit programs in medical assisting. Th…
21 terms
Chapter 1 Medical Terminology
-al
-itits
dermat/o
anti-
pertaining to
inflammation
skin
against
-al
pertaining to
-itits
inflammation
172 terms
medical terminology chapter 1
primary medical terms
secondary medical terms
magenta:
four basic types of word parts that cr…
enable you to prioritize terms in your study of medical termi…
names for conditions or procedures, also clarifies words used…
word parts and there meanings are included with the definitio…
word roots, combining forms, suffixes, and prefixes
primary medical terms
enable you to prioritize terms in your study of medical termi…
secondary medical terms
names for conditions or procedures, also clarifies words used…
80 terms
Medical Terminology : Chapter 1
-algia
dys-
-ectomy
hyper-
pain and suffering
bad, difficult, or painful
surgical removal, cutting out, excision
excessive or increased
-algia
pain and suffering
dys-
bad, difficult, or painful
77 terms
Chapter 1 Medical Terminology
dia-
peri-
post-
ab-
through
surrounding
after
away from OR not normal
dia-
through
peri-
surrounding
72 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
adeno/
arthr/o
bi/o
carcin/o
gland
joint
life
cancer, cancerous
adeno/
gland
arthr/o
joint
10 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
-itis
nephr/o
cardi/o
-megaly
inflammation of
kidney
heart
enlargement of
-itis
inflammation of
nephr/o
kidney
80 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
Aden/o
Arthr/o
Bi/o
Carcin/o
Gland
Joint
Life
Cancerous, cancer
Aden/o
Gland
Arthr/o
Joint
20 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1
Aden/o
Carcin/o
Cardi/o
Chem/o
Gland
Cancer
Heart
Cancer treatment
Aden/o
Gland
Carcin/o
Cancer
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