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Medical Terminology Chapter 15 Pathology
dyskinesia
Neurology
Neurologist
Psyhciatry
involuntary movements due to brain and spine damage
branch of medicine concerned with neurological diseases
the physician who specializes in diagnosing and treating neur…
branch of medicine concerned with mental illnesses
dyskinesia
involuntary movements due to brain and spine damage
Neurology
branch of medicine concerned with neurological diseases
93 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 15 Musculoskeletal Terminology and Pathology
hypercalcemia
decalcification
kyphosis
laminectomy
Excessive calcium in the bloodstream.
Removal of calcium from bones.
Abnormal posterior curvature of the thoracic vertebrae.
Removal of a lamina to relieve the symptoms of a ruptured int…
hypercalcemia
Excessive calcium in the bloodstream.
decalcification
Removal of calcium from bones.
93 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 15 Musculoskeletal Terminology and Pathology
hypercalcemia
decalcification
kyphosis
laminectomy
Excessive calcium in the bloodstream.
Removal of calcium from bones.
Abnormal posterior curvature of the thoracic vertebrae.
Removal of a lamina to relieve the symptoms of a ruptured int…
hypercalcemia
Excessive calcium in the bloodstream.
decalcification
Removal of calcium from bones.
93 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 15 Musculoskeletal Terminology and Pathology
hypercalcemia
decalcification
kyphosis
laminectomy
Excessive calcium in the bloodstream.
Removal of calcium from bones.
Abnormal posterior curvature of the thoracic vertebrae.
Removal of a lamina to relieve the symptoms of a ruptured int…
hypercalcemia
Excessive calcium in the bloodstream.
decalcification
Removal of calcium from bones.
93 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 15 Musculoskeletal Terminology and Pathology
hypercalcemia
decalcification
kyphosis
laminectomy
Excessive calcium in the bloodstream.
Removal of calcium from bones.
Abnormal posterior curvature of the thoracic vertebrae.
Removal of a lamina to relieve the symptoms of a ruptured int…
hypercalcemia
Excessive calcium in the bloodstream.
decalcification
Removal of calcium from bones.
92 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 15 Musculoskeletal Terminology and Pathology
hypercalcemia
kyphosis
laminectomy
lordosis
Excessive calcium in the bloodstream.
Abnormal posterior curvature of the thoracic vertebrae.
Removal of a lamina to relieve the symptoms of a ruptured int…
Abnormal anterior curvature of the backbones in the lumbar re…
hypercalcemia
Excessive calcium in the bloodstream.
kyphosis
Abnormal posterior curvature of the thoracic vertebrae.
8 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 15 Bone Pathology
Ewing Sarcoma
Exotosis
Fracture
Osteogenic Sarcoma
rare malignant tumor arising in bone
Bony growth (benign) arising from the surface of bone
traumatic breaking of a bone
Common malignant tumor arising from osteoblasts
Ewing Sarcoma
rare malignant tumor arising in bone
Exotosis
Bony growth (benign) arising from the surface of bone
12 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 15 Pathology Joints
ankylosing spondylitis
gouty arthritis
osteoarthritis
rheumatoid arthritis
chronic, progessive arthritis with stiffening of joints, prim…
inflammation and painful swelling of joints caused by excessi…
progressive, degenerative joint disease with loss of articula…
chronic joint condition with inflammation and pain; caused by…
ankylosing spondylitis
chronic, progessive arthritis with stiffening of joints, prim…
gouty arthritis
inflammation and painful swelling of joints caused by excessi…
129 terms
Medical Terminology, Chapter 15: Nervous System (Pathology)
dyskinesia
neurology
neurologist
psychiatry
movement disorders characterized by involuntary movements lik…
branch of medicine concerned with neurological diseases.
physician who specialized in diagnoses and treatment of nervo…
branch of medicine concerned with mental illnesses.
dyskinesia
movement disorders characterized by involuntary movements lik…
neurology
branch of medicine concerned with neurological diseases.
28 terms
Chapter 15 (pathology words) medical terminology
Ewing sarcoma
exostosis
fracture
closed fracture
rare malignant tumor arising in bone; most often occurring in…
bony growth (benign) arising form the surface of the bone
traumatic breaking of a bone
bone is broken but there is no open wound in the skin
Ewing sarcoma
rare malignant tumor arising in bone; most often occurring in…
exostosis
bony growth (benign) arising form the surface of the bone
91 terms
Chapter 15 Medical Terminology
acetabul/o
ankyl/0
arther/o
articul/o
acetabulum (hip socket)
stiff
joint
joint
acetabul/o
acetabulum (hip socket)
ankyl/0
stiff
20 terms
Chapter 15 Medical Terminology
acetabular
ankylosis
arthrocentesis
calcaneal
tissue of the hip socket
a condition of stiffness
a surgical puncture to remove fluid in a joint
pertaining to the heel bone
acetabular
tissue of the hip socket
ankylosis
a condition of stiffness
22 terms
Medical Terminology CHAPTER 15
analgesic
computed tomography
laparoscopy
magnetic resonance imaging
medications that relieve pain without affecting consciousness…
x-ray beam rotates around patient to produce multiple cross s…
visual examination of interior of the abdomen with use of a l…
uses a combo of radio waves and magnetic field to take images…
analgesic
medications that relieve pain without affecting consciousness…
computed tomography
x-ray beam rotates around patient to produce multiple cross s…
24 terms
medical terminology chapter 15
leiomyoma
fibroid
endometriosis
dysmenorrhea
benign tumor of smooth muscle, usually in the uterine wall in…
benign tumor of the smooth muscle
growth of the endometrial tissue outside of the uterus usuall…
painful or difficult menstruation
leiomyoma
benign tumor of smooth muscle, usually in the uterine wall in…
fibroid
benign tumor of the smooth muscle
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Medical Terminology Chapter 15-Ophthalmology
Ophthalmology
Orbit
Eyelids
Eyelashes
Study of the eye.
Hallow bony structure in the anterior of the cranium.
Structure of tissue that protects the eyes.
Structure that is away from the eyelids and prevents foreign…
Ophthalmology
Study of the eye.
Orbit
Hallow bony structure in the anterior of the cranium.
31 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 15
lith-, litho-
cyst-, cysti-, cysto-
prox-, proxim-,proximo-
keto-
stone
bladder
nearest
containing a ketone group
lith-, litho-
stone
cyst-, cysti-, cysto-
bladder
22 terms
Chapter 15 Medical Terminology
Aerobic
Anaerobic
Antisepsis
Asepsis
requiring oxygen to live
not requiring oxygen to live and grow
aseptic control that inhibits, retards growth of, or kills pa…
being free from infection
Aerobic
requiring oxygen to live
Anaerobic
not requiring oxygen to live and grow
79 terms
Medical terminology chapter 15
Orthopedists
Rheumatologist
Chripractor
-clast
Specialist straight children
Specialist study water flow
One who manipulates with hands
Break
Orthopedists
Specialist straight children
Rheumatologist
Specialist study water flow
25 terms
Chapter 15: Medical Terminology
ana
bio
brevi
cav
up, back again, throughout
life
short
hollow
ana
up, back again, throughout
bio
life
35 terms
Chapter 15 Medical Terminology
albumin/o-
Andr/o-
Ankyl/o-
Arche-
Albumin; simple protein
Male
Stiff, crooked, bent
First
albumin/o-
Albumin; simple protein
Andr/o-
Male
Medical Terminology chapter 15
acute
colostomy
diagnosis
diarrhea
New, usually of rapid onset and of concern, opposite of chronic
the surgical creation of an artificial excretory opening betw…
Identification of an injury or disease
An abnormal, frequent discharge of fluid fecal matter from th…
acute
New, usually of rapid onset and of concern, opposite of chronic
colostomy
the surgical creation of an artificial excretory opening betw…
84 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 15
joint/articulation
suture joint
synovial joint
joint capsule
coming together of two bones
immovable joint
freely moving joint
fibrous tissue that surrounds synovial joints
joint/articulation
coming together of two bones
suture joint
immovable joint
242 terms
Medical terminology chapter 15
acetabulum
acromion
articular cartilage
bone
Rounded depression, or socket, in the pelvis that joins the f…
Outward extension of the shoulder blade forming the point of…
Thin layer of cartilage covering the bone in the joint space.
Dense, hard connective tissue composing the skeleton. Example…
acetabulum
Rounded depression, or socket, in the pelvis that joins the f…
acromion
Outward extension of the shoulder blade forming the point of…
281 terms
Medical terminology chapter 15
acetabulum
acromion
articular cartilage
bone
Rounded depression, or socket, in the pelvis that joins the f…
Outward extension of the shoulder blade forming the point of…
Thin layer of cartilage covering the bone in the joint space.
Dense, hard connective tissue composing the skeleton. Example…
acetabulum
Rounded depression, or socket, in the pelvis that joins the f…
acromion
Outward extension of the shoulder blade forming the point of…
47 terms
Chapter 15 Medical Terminology
Glands
hormones
Target organ
Hormone release
Secrete hormones
chemical messengers
the organ or structure toward which the effects of a hormone…
nervous stimulation and responds to pituitary hormones
Glands
Secrete hormones
hormones
chemical messengers
15 terms
Medical terminology chapter 15
Albumin/o
Calci/
-centesis
Creatin/o
Means protein
Means calcium
Means surgical puncture
Means creatine
Albumin/o
Means protein
Calci/
Means calcium
239 terms
Medical terminology chapter 15
acetabulum
acromion
articular cartilage
bone
Rounded depression, ... or socket, ... in the pelvis that joins the…
Outward extension of the shoulder blade forming the point of…
Thin layer of cartilage covering the bone in the joint space.
Dense, hard connective tissue composing the skeleton. Example…
acetabulum
Rounded depression, ... or socket, ... in the pelvis that joins the…
acromion
Outward extension of the shoulder blade forming the point of…
132 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 15: The Nervous System
afferent
blood-brain barrier
efferent
limbic system
to move or carry toward a central structure
mechanism that blocks certain substances from entering the br…
to move or carry away from a central structure
neural system that controls emotions/drive and plays an impor…
afferent
to move or carry toward a central structure
blood-brain barrier
mechanism that blocks certain substances from entering the br…
275 terms
medical terminology chapter 15
assessment
overall appearance
emotional affect
affect
means the evaluation or appraisal of the patient's condition
includes a number of factors; how appropriately the patient i…
refers to the patient's expression, tone of voice, mood, and…
means the outward expression of emotion
assessment
means the evaluation or appraisal of the patient's condition
overall appearance
includes a number of factors; how appropriately the patient i…
242 terms
Medical terminology chapter 15
acetabulum
acromion
articular cartilage
bone
Rounded depression, or socket, in the pelvis that joins the f…
Outward extension of the shoulder blade forming the point of…
Thin layer of cartilage covering the bone in the joint space.
Dense, hard connective tissue composing the skeleton. Example…
acetabulum
Rounded depression, or socket, in the pelvis that joins the f…
acromion
Outward extension of the shoulder blade forming the point of…
33 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 15
lith-, litho-
cyst-, cysti-, cysto-
prox-, proxim-,proximo-
hydr-, hydro-
stone
bladder
nearest
water
lith-, litho-
stone
cyst-, cysti-, cysto-
bladder
135 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 15
a.c.
p.c.
h.s.
m et n
before a meal
after a meal
at bedtime
morning and night
a.c.
before a meal
p.c.
after a meal
35 terms
Unlocking Medical Terminology Chapter 15
a-, an-
trans-
andr/o
balan/o
without, absence of
through, across, beyond
male
glans penis
a-, an-
without, absence of
trans-
through, across, beyond
205 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 15-Musculoskeletal System
bones
joints
epiphysis
diaphysis
The framework of the body.
The spot where bones come together.
The end portion of a long bone.
The middle portion of a long bone.
bones
The framework of the body.
joints
The spot where bones come together.
228 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 15
hematopoietic tissue
tendons
ligaments
orthopedist
red bone marrow
bind muscle to bone
bind bone to bone
specialist that treats bone joint and muscle conditions
hematopoietic tissue
red bone marrow
tendons
bind muscle to bone
118 terms
Chapter 15 & 16- Medical terminology
encephalomyeloradiculitis
multiple sclerosis
encephalomalacia
neuralgia
brain, spinal cord & nerve roots
degenerative disease characterized by sclerotic patches along…
softening of the brain
pain in the nerve
encephalomyeloradiculitis
brain, spinal cord & nerve roots
multiple sclerosis
degenerative disease characterized by sclerotic patches along…
15 terms
Chapter 15 Medical Terminology
Albumin/o
Calc/i
-centesis
Creatin/o
Albumin, protein
Calcium, lime, the heel
Surgical puncture to remove fluid
Creatinine
Albumin/o
Albumin, protein
Calc/i
Calcium, lime, the heel
Medical Terminology Chapter 15 Vocabulary
acetaminophen
Acupuncture
Albuminuria
Analgesic
Tylenol
Chinese medical practice of inserting needles into certain ar…
protein in the urine
medication that reduces or eliminates pain
acetaminophen
Tylenol
Acupuncture
Chinese medical practice of inserting needles into certain ar…
132 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 15
albumino
bacterio
cysto, vesico
dipso
protein
bacteria
bladder or sac
thrist
albumino
protein
bacterio
bacteria
113 terms
Chapter 15 Medical Terminology
aden/o
adren/o
crin/o
gonald/o
gland
adrenal gland
to secrete
sex gland
aden/o
gland
adren/o
adrenal gland
75 terms
Medical terminology Chapter 15
Which of the following terms refers to…
A small protuberance on the skin that…
A burn involving the epidermis and par…
A condition caused by some strains of…
Prognosis
pustule
Second degree(partial-thickness
necrotizing fasciitis
Which of the following terms refers to…
Prognosis
A small protuberance on the skin that…
pustule
187 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 15
Cervix
Cervical
Clitoris
Estrogen
Lower part of the uterus... Latin, neck
Pertaining to the cervix... S- al (pertaining to)... R- cervic (ne…
Erectile organ of the vulva... Greek, clitoris
Generic term for hormones that stimulate female secondary sex…
Cervix
Lower part of the uterus... Latin, neck
Cervical
Pertaining to the cervix... S- al (pertaining to)... R- cervic (ne…
15 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 15
albumin/o
calci/
-centesis
creatin/o
protein
calcium
surgical puncture for aspiration
creatine
albumin/o
protein
calci/
calcium
55 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 15
Endocrine system
Hormones
Dysfunctions in hormone production
Target organ
Composed of glands that manufacture or release hormones.
Chemical messengers that are secreted by endocrine glands
Hyposecretion - deficiency.... Hypersecretion - excess.
the organ structure toward which the effects of a hormone are…
Endocrine system
Composed of glands that manufacture or release hormones.
Hormones
Chemical messengers that are secreted by endocrine glands
22 terms
Medical Terminology - Chapter 15
actin-
-agra
cortic-/cortex
cry(m)-
radiation
pain, gout
outer layer (of an organ)
icy cold
actin-
radiation
-agra
pain, gout
165 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 15-Crisp
cerebell/o
cerebr/o
dur/o
encephal/o
combining form meaning cerebellum
combining form meaning cerebrum, brain
combining form meaning hard, dura mater
combining form meaning brain
cerebell/o
combining form meaning cerebellum
cerebr/o
combining form meaning cerebrum, brain
75 terms
medical terminology chapter 15
central nervous system
peripheral nervous system
cerebrum
ventricles:
(CNS): brain and spinal cord
(PNS): cranial nerves, which carry impulses between the brain…
largest portion of the brain, divided into right and left hem…
spaces within the cerebrum that contain cerebrospinal fluid (…
central nervous system
(CNS): brain and spinal cord
peripheral nervous system
(PNS): cranial nerves, which carry impulses between the brain…
Medical Terminology Chapter 15
aden/o
calc/o
crin/o
gluc/o
gland
calcium
to secrete
glucose, sugar
aden/o
gland
calc/o
calcium
19 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 15
aden/o
adren/o, adrenal/o
andr/o
gigant/o
gland
adrenal glands
male or masculine
giant
aden/o
gland
adren/o, adrenal/o
adrenal glands
19 terms
Chapter 15 Medical Terminology
aden/o
adren/o,adrenal/o
andr/o
gigant/o
gland
adrenal glands
male or masculine
giant
aden/o
gland
adren/o,adrenal/o
adrenal glands
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