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14 terms
Diagnostic Procedures
ascultation
cardiac catherization
computed tomography(CT)
echocardiography
Listening for sounds within the body, usually done with steth…
Diagnostic procedure in which a catheter is passed into a vei…
an imaging technique that uses a thin, fan shaped x-ray beam…
Ultrasonic diagnostic procedure used to evaluate the structur…
ascultation
Listening for sounds within the body, usually done with steth…
cardiac catherization
Diagnostic procedure in which a catheter is passed into a vei…
9 terms
diagnostic procedures
-centesis
-gram
-graph
-graphy
puncture to withdraw fluid
record or picture
instrument for recording
process of recording
-centesis
puncture to withdraw fluid
-gram
record or picture
12 terms
Diagnostic Procedures
Amsler Grid
Diopters
Fluorescein Angiography
Fluorescein Staining
Test to assess central vision and to assist in the diagnosis…
Level of measurement that quantifies refraction errors, inclu…
Procedure to confirm suspected retinal disease by injection o…
Use of a dye dropped into the eyes that allows differential s…
Amsler Grid
Test to assess central vision and to assist in the diagnosis…
Diopters
Level of measurement that quantifies refraction errors, inclu…
10 terms
Diagnostic Procedures
Ech/o
Cholecyst/o
Col/o, Colon/o
Duoden/I, Duoden/o
Sound
Gallbladder
Colon, large intestine
Duodenum
Ech/o
Sound
Cholecyst/o
Gallbladder
12 terms
Diagnostic procedures
Blood test
Ultrasonic diagnostic procedures
Angiography
Cardiac cauterization
scientific examination of a sample of blood to help diagnose…
A procedure using ultra sound to make a medical diagnosis
An x-ray study of blood vessels after an injection of a contr…
A diagnostic procedure where a catheters passed into a vein o…
Blood test
scientific examination of a sample of blood to help diagnose…
Ultrasonic diagnostic procedures
A procedure using ultra sound to make a medical diagnosis
10 terms
Diagnostic Procedures
CT scan
PET scan
SPECT
MRI
Computerized tomography; a series of X-ray photographs taken…
Active brain scan using radioactive sugar (glucose) to show m…
a type of nuclear imaging test (uses a radioactive structure…
Magnetic resonance imaging; a technique that uses magnetic fi…
CT scan
Computerized tomography; a series of X-ray photographs taken…
PET scan
Active brain scan using radioactive sugar (glucose) to show m…
50 terms
Diagnostic Procedures
endoscopic evaluation
biopsy
gastrointestinal x-ray studies
CT scans
gastrointestinal
gastrointestinal
gastrointestinal
gastrointestinal
endoscopic evaluation
gastrointestinal
biopsy
gastrointestinal
9 terms
Diagnostic Procedures
Microscopy
Biopsy
Urinalysis
Endoscopy
Inspection with a microscope
When tissues cells are surgically removed from a patient and…
The microscopic and chemical analysis of urine to detect the…
Visual inspection of the body by means of a endoscope
Microscopy
Inspection with a microscope
Biopsy
When tissues cells are surgically removed from a patient and…
17 terms
Diagnostic procedures
Aspir/I... Aspirat/o
-assay
auscult/o... auscultat/o
echo-
Removal
To examine, analyze
To listen
Reverberating sound
Aspir/I... Aspirat/o
Removal
-assay
To examine, analyze
10 terms
Diagnostic Procedures
Computed Tomography Scan (CT scan)
Contrast Studies
Doppler ultrasonography
Fluoroscopy
multiple-angle X-rays compiled into a cross-section
radiopaque substances used to outline hollow structures
records velocity of blood flowing through vessels
glowing screen shows movement
Computed Tomography Scan (CT scan)
multiple-angle X-rays compiled into a cross-section
Contrast Studies
radiopaque substances used to outline hollow structures
18 terms
Diagnostic Procedures
Vaginal infections: Saline
Vaginal infections: KOH
Vaginal infections: Fern test
Vaginal infections: Schiller test
Trichomoniasis... Candida
BV
Ovulation
Neoplasia of cervix
Vaginal infections: Saline
Trichomoniasis... Candida
Vaginal infections: KOH
BV
17 terms
Diagnostic Procedures
Aspir/o, aspirat/o
-assay
Auscult/o, auscultat/o
Echo-
Removal
To examine, analyze
To listen
Reverberating sound
Aspir/o, aspirat/o
Removal
-assay
To examine, analyze
6 terms
Diagnostic Procedures
CT scan
PET scan
SPECT
MRI
series of x-ray beams through the head- showing structure of…
provides brain activity and uses radioactive material
visualize blood flow patterns in brain, useful in diagnosing…
shows detailed view of the brain in dimensions
CT scan
series of x-ray beams through the head- showing structure of…
PET scan
provides brain activity and uses radioactive material
9 terms
Diagnostic Procedures
ECH/O
RADI/O
ANGI/O
AORT/O
sound
radiation, x-rays
pertaining to blood or lymph vessels
Aorta
ECH/O
sound
RADI/O
radiation, x-rays
12 terms
Diagnostic Procedures
cerebrospinal fluid analysis
brain scan
cerebral angiography
echoencephalography
laboratory examination of the clear, watery, colorless fluid…
image of the brain taken after injection of radioactive isoto…
xray of the blood vessels of the brain after the injection of…
recording of the ultrasonic echoes of the brain. Useful in de…
cerebrospinal fluid analysis
laboratory examination of the clear, watery, colorless fluid…
brain scan
image of the brain taken after injection of radioactive isoto…
36 terms
Diagnostic Procedures
X-ray
Fluoroscopy
Angiography
DSA (Digital Subtraction Angiography)
Shorthand for roentgen ray. X-rays are able to penetrate the…
X-ray video
Radiographic test where radiopaque material is injected into…
Background images are obtained before the contrast agent is i…
X-ray
Shorthand for roentgen ray. X-rays are able to penetrate the…
Fluoroscopy
X-ray video
11 terms
Diagnostic procedures
babinski sign
cerebral angiography
deep tendon reflex
electroencephalography
reflex action in which the big toe remains extended when the…
radiography of blood vessels in the brain after injection of…
evaluation of the response of a muscle to stimuli to provide…
electrical recording of brain activity
babinski sign
reflex action in which the big toe remains extended when the…
cerebral angiography
radiography of blood vessels in the brain after injection of…
diagnostic procedures
blood urea nitrogen (BUN)
glomerular filtration rate (GFR)
creatinine clearance test
nephrotomography
lab test to measure nitrogenous waste
test performed to measure the amount of blood filtered by the…
test comparing the concentration of the nitrogenous waste in…
sectional radiographic examination of the kidneys
blood urea nitrogen (BUN)
lab test to measure nitrogenous waste
glomerular filtration rate (GFR)
test performed to measure the amount of blood filtered by the…
24 terms
Diagnostic Procedures
biopsy (Bx, bx)
skin test
arterial blood gas (ABG)
bronchoscopy
removal of a small piece of living tissue from an organ or ot…
method for determining induced sensitivity (allergy) by apply…
measurement of the oxygen and carbon dioxide content of arter…
visual examination of the interior bronchi using a bronchosco…
biopsy (Bx, bx)
removal of a small piece of living tissue from an organ or ot…
skin test
method for determining induced sensitivity (allergy) by apply…
22 terms
diagnostic procedures
chemical peel
cryosurgery
debridement
dermabrasion
chemical removal of the outer layers of skin to treat acne sc…
use of subfreezing tempature to destroy or eliminate abnormal…
removal of necrotized tissue from a wound by surgical excision
rubbing using wire brushes or sandpaper to mechanically scrap…
chemical peel
chemical removal of the outer layers of skin to treat acne sc…
cryosurgery
use of subfreezing tempature to destroy or eliminate abnormal…
22 terms
diagnostic procedures
alanine transaminase ALT
aspartate transaminase AST
fecal occult blood test FOBT
ova and parsites O&P
enzyme normally present in the blood
enzyme normally present in the blood
labratory test on the feces to determin if microscopic amount…
labratory examination of feces with a microscope for presence…
alanine transaminase ALT
enzyme normally present in the blood
aspartate transaminase AST
enzyme normally present in the blood
9 terms
Diagnostic Procedures
cerebral anflography
echoencepholography
electroencephalography eeg
encephalography
procedure used to examine blood vessels in the brain
examine the brain using sound waves
examine the electrical activity of the brain
for study of the brain
cerebral anflography
procedure used to examine blood vessels in the brain
echoencepholography
examine the brain using sound waves
16 terms
Diagnostic procedures
Aspir/o, aspirat/o
Assay
Auscultation/o, auscultation/o
Echo
Removal
To examine, analyze
To listen
Reverberating sound
Aspir/o, aspirat/o
Removal
Assay
To examine, analyze
17 terms
Diagnostic Procedures
Aspir/o, aspirat/o
-assay
auscult/o, auscultate/o
echo
removal
to examine, analyze
to listen
reverberating sound
Aspir/o, aspirat/o
removal
-assay
to examine, analyze
19 terms
diagnostic procedures
cerebrospinal fluid analysis
cerebral angiography
echoencephalography
myelogram
laboratory examination of the clear, watery, colorless fluid…
x-ray of the brain taken after injection of radioactive isoto…
recording of the ultrasonic echoes of the brain, Useful in de…
x-ray record of the spinal cord
cerebrospinal fluid analysis
laboratory examination of the clear, watery, colorless fluid…
cerebral angiography
x-ray of the brain taken after injection of radioactive isoto…
9 terms
diagnostic procedures
cast
cystourethrogram
glycosuria
ketone
a cyndrical mold formed by materials in the kidney tubules
X-ray image during voiding to show structure and function of…
presence of glucose in urine
chemical formed in uncontrolled diabetes or in starvation
cast
a cyndrical mold formed by materials in the kidney tubules
cystourethrogram
X-ray image during voiding to show structure and function of…
10 terms
Diagnostic procedures
antinuclear antibody
blood culture
complete blood count
monospot
test to identify antibodies that attack the nucleus of the in…
test to determine the presence of pathogens in the bloodstream
series of tests that includes hemoglobin; hematocrit; red and…
nonspecific rapid serological test for the presence of the he…
antinuclear antibody
test to identify antibodies that attack the nucleus of the in…
blood culture
test to determine the presence of pathogens in the bloodstream
11 terms
Diagnostic procedures
Endoscopy
Fluoroscopy
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
Nuclear scan
Visual examination of the interior or organs and cavities wit…
Radiographic procedure that uses a fluorescent screen instead…
Radiographic technique that uses electromagnetic energy to pr…
Diagnostic technique that produces an image of an organ or ar…
Endoscopy
Visual examination of the interior or organs and cavities wit…
Fluoroscopy
Radiographic procedure that uses a fluorescent screen instead…
8 terms
Diagnostic Procedures
Endoscopy
Fluroscopy
MRI
CT Scan
visual examination of internal organs and cavities with light…
continuous XRay--imaging of moving body structures that follo…
Electromagnetic energy which provides cross-sectional imaging…
Narros beam X-rays to produce their images... --bone density, in…
Endoscopy
visual examination of internal organs and cavities with light…
Fluroscopy
continuous XRay--imaging of moving body structures that follo…
13 terms
Diagnostic Procedures
Spinal X-Rays
Skull X-Rays
Computed Tomography (CT)
Magnetic Resonance Imagery (MRI)
Purpose: visualize the cervical thoracic, lumbar, and sacral…
Purpose: to visualize the bones, nasal sinuses, and any cereb…
Purpose: provide detailed images of thin cross sections of th…
Purpose: provides soft tissue images of the CNS and musculosk…
Spinal X-Rays
Purpose: visualize the cervical thoracic, lumbar, and sacral…
Skull X-Rays
Purpose: to visualize the bones, nasal sinuses, and any cereb…
16 terms
Diagnostic procedures
12-14 hour of bed rest w/ catheter pla…
bed flat for at least 4 to 6 hrs
8-12 hours
lie flat 8-12hrs
cerebral angiography
lumbar puncture
myelography
iophendylate
12-14 hour of bed rest w/ catheter pla…
cerebral angiography
bed flat for at least 4 to 6 hrs
lumbar puncture
15 terms
Diagnostic Procedures
Arterial blood gases
Sputum culture and sensitivity
Sputum cytology
Bronchography
Testing for the gases present in the blood. Generally used to…
Testing sputum by placing it on a culture medium and observin…
Examining sputum for malignant cells
X-ray of the lung after a radiopaque substance has been inser…
Arterial blood gases
Testing for the gases present in the blood. Generally used to…
Sputum culture and sensitivity
Testing sputum by placing it on a culture medium and observin…
14 terms
Diagnostic procedures
adhedion
inflammation
sepsis
endoscopy
Abnormal scar tissue band that holds normally separated tissu…
Body defense against injury, infection, or allergy marked by…
Body's inflammatory response to infection in which there is f…
Visual examination of a cavity or canal using a specialized l…
adhedion
Abnormal scar tissue band that holds normally separated tissu…
inflammation
Body defense against injury, infection, or allergy marked by…
14 terms
Diagnostic Procedures
alanine transaminase
aspartate transaminase
fecal occult blood test
ova and parasites
enzyme normally present in the blood. blood levels are increa…
enzyme normally present in the blood. blood levels are increa…
lab test on the feces to determine if blood is present
examination of feces with microscope for the presence of para…
alanine transaminase
enzyme normally present in the blood. blood levels are increa…
aspartate transaminase
enzyme normally present in the blood. blood levels are increa…
20 terms
Diagnostic Procedures
Assessment Techniques (C)
Inspection (C)
Palpation (C)
Percussion (C)
Sequence of procedures designed to evaluate the health status…
General observation of the patient as a whole, progressing to…
Gentle application of the hands to a specific structure or bo…
Tapping a structure with the hand or fingers to assess consis…
Assessment Techniques (C)
Sequence of procedures designed to evaluate the health status…
Inspection (C)
General observation of the patient as a whole, progressing to…
35 terms
Diagnostic Procedures
X-ray
Fluoroscopy
Angiography
Digital Subtraction Angiography (DSA)
-short for roentgen ray... -penetrate the body and form a 2D pic…
-x-ray video... -used to make sure everything is going to the co…
-radioplaque material is injected into circulation by a cathe…
-background images are taken before contrast agent is injecte…
X-ray
-short for roentgen ray... -penetrate the body and form a 2D pic…
Fluoroscopy
-x-ray video... -used to make sure everything is going to the co…
diagnostic procedures
diagnostics defined
Cardiac Catheterization
CT or CAT Scan
MRI
Concern w/ diagnosis of illness... A device or substance used to…
Procedure used to diagnose/treat cardiovascular conditions... Lo…
Computerized Tomography(CT) or Computerized Axial Tomography(…
*Doesn't use radiation... Magnetic Resonance Imaging... Technique u…
diagnostics defined
Concern w/ diagnosis of illness... A device or substance used to…
Cardiac Catheterization
Procedure used to diagnose/treat cardiovascular conditions... Lo…
5 terms
diagnostic procedures
arthrocentesis
arthrogram
arthroscope
arthroscopy
puncture of a joint
visual record of a joint
instrument for looking into a joint
procedure of looking into a joint
arthrocentesis
puncture of a joint
arthrogram
visual record of a joint
8 terms
diagnostic procedures
arthrography (ar-THRAW-grah-fee)
arthroscope (AR-throh-skohp)
arthroscopy (ar-THRAW-skoh-pee)
computed axial tomography (CAT or CT)…
procedure used to examine a joint
instrument for looking into a joint
procedure of looking into a joint
imaging procedure using a computer to produce cross sections…
arthrography (ar-THRAW-grah-fee)
procedure used to examine a joint
arthroscope (AR-throh-skohp)
instrument for looking into a joint
10 terms
Diagnostic Procedures
amniocentesis
colposcopy
laparoscopy
mammography
surgical puncture of amnion
visual examination of the vagina
visual exam of abdomen
process of recording breast
amniocentesis
surgical puncture of amnion
colposcopy
visual examination of the vagina
Diagnostic Procedures
cerebr/al angio/graphy
echo/encephalo/graphy
electro/encephalo/graphy
encephalo/graphy
brain/pertaining to/vessel/writing procedure (examine blood v…
echo/brain/writing procedure (examine the brain using sound w…
electricity/brain/writing procedure (examine the electrical a…
brain/writing procedure (procedure for studying the brain)
cerebr/al angio/graphy
brain/pertaining to/vessel/writing procedure (examine blood v…
echo/encephalo/graphy
echo/brain/writing procedure (examine the brain using sound w…
10 terms
diagnostic procedures
cerebral angiography
echoencephalography
electroencephalography (EEG)
encephalography
procedure used to examine blood vessels in the brain.
procedure used to examine the brain using sound waves
procedure used to examine the electrical activity of the brain
procedure for studying the brain
cerebral angiography
procedure used to examine blood vessels in the brain.
echoencephalography
procedure used to examine the brain using sound waves
9 terms
diagnostic procedures
cerebral angiography
echoencephalography
electroencephalography (EEG)
encephalography
procedure used to examine blood vessels in the brain
procedure used to examine the brain using sound waves
procedure used to examine the electrical activity of the brain
procedure for studying the brain
cerebral angiography
procedure used to examine blood vessels in the brain
echoencephalography
procedure used to examine the brain using sound waves
11 terms
Diagnostic Procedures
Babinksi sign
cerebral angiography
deep tendon reflex (DTR)
electroencephalography
reflex action in which the big toe remains extended when the…
radiography of blood vessels in the brain after injection of…
response of a muscle to stimuli to provide info on the integr…
electrical recording of brain activity
Babinksi sign
reflex action in which the big toe remains extended when the…
cerebral angiography
radiography of blood vessels in the brain after injection of…
36 terms
Diagnostic Procedures
X-ray
Fluoroscopy
Angiography
Digital Subtraction Angiography (DSA)
Shorthand for roentgen ray. X-rays are able to penetrate the…
X-ray video
Radiographic test where radiopaque material is injected into…
Background images are obtained before the contrast agent is i…
X-ray
Shorthand for roentgen ray. X-rays are able to penetrate the…
Fluoroscopy
X-ray video
11 terms
Diagnostic Procedures
retrocochlear
central
validity
efficiency
areas in auditory system beyond the cochlea (includes brainst…
areas in auditory system beyond the brainstem
a measure of the ability of test to detect the disorder it wa…
a test's overall accuracy
retrocochlear
areas in auditory system beyond the cochlea (includes brainst…
central
areas in auditory system beyond the brainstem
36 terms
Diagnostic procedures
Culture and sensitivity
Biopsy
Exfoliated cytology
frozen section
A laboratory test that grows a colony of bacteria removed fro…
A piece of tissue is removed by syringe and needle, knife, pu…
Scraping cells from tissue and then examining them under a mi…
a thin piece of tissue is cut from a frozen specimen for rapi…
Culture and sensitivity
A laboratory test that grows a colony of bacteria removed fro…
Biopsy
A piece of tissue is removed by syringe and needle, knife, pu…
12 terms
Diagnostic Procedures
auscultation
chest x-ray
bronchoscopy
laryngoscopy
process of listening to the heart or lungs with a stethoscope
taking a radiographic picture of the lungs and heart from the…
visual examination of the inside of the bronchi; uses an inst…
examination of the interior of the larynx with a lighted inst…
auscultation
process of listening to the heart or lungs with a stethoscope
chest x-ray
taking a radiographic picture of the lungs and heart from the…
36 terms
Diagnostic Procedures
X-ray
Fluoroscopy
Angiography
Digital Subtraction Angiography (DSA)
"Roentgen ray"... Penetrate the body and light up calcium and wa…
X-ray video
Radiographic test where radiopaque material is injected into…
Background images are obtained before the contrast agent is i…
X-ray
"Roentgen ray"... Penetrate the body and light up calcium and wa…
Fluoroscopy
X-ray video
16 terms
Diagnostic Procedures
X-Ray
CT/CAT Scan (Computerized Tomography)
MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging)
Ultrasound
Imaging done with high frequency electromagnetic wave absorbe…
Imaging in cross-sections taken by X-Ray
Imaging made by electromagnetic and radio waves aligning hydr…
Imaging
X-Ray
Imaging done with high frequency electromagnetic wave absorbe…
CT/CAT Scan (Computerized Tomography)
Imaging in cross-sections taken by X-Ray
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