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15 terms
Endocrine System Terminology
acro-
adreno-
ante-
-crine
body extremity
adrenal gland
before, in front of
secrete
acro-
body extremity
adreno-
adrenal gland
45 terms
Medical Terminology: Endocrine System
Primary Function
Homeostasis
Hormones
13 major glands of the endocrine system
Produce hormones that work together to maintain homeostasis
Process through which the body maintains a constant internal…
Chemical messengers that are secreted by the endocrine glands…
1 Pituitary Gland... 1 Pineal Gland... 1 Thyroid Gland... 4 Parathyroi…
Primary Function
Produce hormones that work together to maintain homeostasis
Homeostasis
Process through which the body maintains a constant internal…
Medical Terminology: Endocrine System
acr/o
adren/o
crin/o
-dipsia
hand and feet (extremities), top, extreme point
adrenal glands
secrete
thirst
acr/o
hand and feet (extremities), top, extreme point
adren/o
adrenal glands
36 terms
Endocrine System Medical Terminology
adren/o
adrenal/o
hypophys/o
oophor/o
adrenal gland
adrenal gland
pituitary gland
ovary
adren/o
adrenal gland
adrenal/o
adrenal gland
42 terms
Reproductive and Endocrine System Terminology
Gen
Dipsia
Thym/o
Glyc/o
Beginning
Thirst
Thymus
Sugar
Gen
Beginning
Dipsia
Thirst
32 terms
Endocrine System Medical terminology
Acro/o
megaly
adren
-al
Body extremity
enlargement of
toward the kidney
pertaining to
Acro/o
Body extremity
megaly
enlargement of
93 terms
Med Terminology Endocrine System
endocrin/o
pituitar/i
hypophysi/o
thyr/o, thryroid/o
root meaning endocrine glands or system
root meaning pituitary gland, hypophysis
root meaning pituitary gland, hypophysis
root meaning thyroid gland
endocrin/o
root meaning endocrine glands or system
pituitar/i
root meaning pituitary gland, hypophysis
38 terms
Medical Terminology: The Endocrine System
aden/o
adren/o, adrenal/o
gonad/o
pancreat/o
gland
adrenal glands
gonad, sex glands
pancreas
aden/o
gland
adren/o, adrenal/o
adrenal glands
13 terms
Medical Terminology - Endocrine System
CONN'S SYNDROME
DIABETES INSIPIDUS
DIABETES MELLITUS
EXOPHTHALMOS
syndrome of the adrenal glands due to excessive production of…
Diabetes caused by the over production of cortisol or by exce…
a Group of metabolic disorders characterized by hyperglycemia…
Abnormal protrusion of the eyeball out of its orbit.
CONN'S SYNDROME
syndrome of the adrenal glands due to excessive production of…
DIABETES INSIPIDUS
Diabetes caused by the over production of cortisol or by exce…
100 terms
Medical Terminology Endocrine system
Adren/o
Acr/o
Gonad/o
-dipsia
Adrenal glands
Extremities
Ovaries or testicles
Thirst
Adren/o
Adrenal glands
Acr/o
Extremities
52 terms
Medical Terminology Endocrine System
aden/o
adren/o, adrenal/o
andr/o
crin/o
Combining form. Gland
Combining form. Adrenal gland
Combining form. Male
Combining form. To secrete
aden/o
Combining form. Gland
adren/o, adrenal/o
Combining form. Adrenal gland
11 terms
Terminology 06 - Endocrine System
Adenoidectomy
Diabetes Mellitus (DM)
Diabetic Ketoacidosis (DKA)
Goiter
Surgical excision of the adenoids.
A disorder of the pancreas that causes an increase in blood g…
Complication of diabetes that occurs when the body cannot use…
Enlargement of the thyroid gland.
Adenoidectomy
Surgical excision of the adenoids.
Diabetes Mellitus (DM)
A disorder of the pancreas that causes an increase in blood g…
Medical Terminology, Endocrine System
acr/o
adren/o
calc/i
cortic/o
extremities
adrenal gland
calcium
cortex
acr/o
extremities
adren/o
adrenal gland
Endocrine System Terminology & Pathologies
acromegaly
addison disease
adrenalectomy
adrenal gland
enlargement of the extremities
hypofunctioning of the adrenal cortex
surgical removal of one or both adrenal glands
either of a pair of complex endocrine glands situated near th…
acromegaly
enlargement of the extremities
addison disease
hypofunctioning of the adrenal cortex
114 terms
Endocrine System Terminology & Pathologies
acromegaly
addison disease
adrenalectomy
adrenal gland
enlargement of the extremities
hypofunctioning of the adrenal cortex
surgical removal of one or both adrenal glands
either of a pair of complex endocrine glands situated near th…
acromegaly
enlargement of the extremities
addison disease
hypofunctioning of the adrenal cortex
14 terms
Endocrine System Medical Terminology
Adren/o
Adrenal/o
Hypophys/o
Oophor/o
Adrenal glands
Adrenal glands
Pituitary
Ovary
Adren/o
Adrenal glands
Adrenal/o
Adrenal glands
19 terms
The Endocrine System Medical Terminology
acromegaly
adenectomy
adenoidectomy
adrenogenic
enlargement of bones in the extremities
removal of any gland
removal of the adenoids
originating in the adrenals
acromegaly
enlargement of bones in the extremities
adenectomy
removal of any gland
114 terms
Endocrine System Terminology & Pathologies
acromegaly
addison disease
adrenalectomy
adrenal gland
enlargement of the extremities
hypofunctioning of the adrenal cortex
surgical removal of one or both adrenal glands
either of a pair of complex endocrine glands situated near th…
acromegaly
enlargement of the extremities
addison disease
hypofunctioning of the adrenal cortex
60 terms
Medical Terminology Endocrine System
acromegaly
Addison's disease
adrenalitis
aldosteronism
enlargement of the extremities
Occurs when the adrenal glands do not produce enough of the h…
Inflammation of the adrenal glands
abnormality of electrolyte balance caused by the excessive se…
acromegaly
enlargement of the extremities
Addison's disease
Occurs when the adrenal glands do not produce enough of the h…
18 terms
Endocrine System Medical Terminology
Pituitary gland; also known as the hyp…
neur/o/hypohysis... nu-ro-hi-POF-is-is
aden/o/hypophysis... as-e-no-hi-POF-i-sis
ACTH ... Adrenocortictropic Hormone
secretes at least 8 major hormones. Most important endocrine…
hypophysis composed of nervous tissue
hypophysis composed of glandular tissue
Adrenal cortex-promotes secretions of some hormones by adrena…
Pituitary gland; also known as the hyp…
secretes at least 8 major hormones. Most important endocrine…
neur/o/hypohysis... nu-ro-hi-POF-is-is
hypophysis composed of nervous tissue
17 terms
Endocrine System Terminology (18)
thyr/o, thyroid/o
calc/o, calci/o
cortic/o
crin/o
thyroid gland
calcium
cortex, outer region
secrete
thyr/o, thyroid/o
thyroid gland
calc/o, calci/o
calcium
15 terms
Endocrine System Medical Terminology
acro-
adreno-
ante-
-crine
body extremity
adrenal galand
before, in front of
secrete
acro-
body extremity
adreno-
adrenal galand
14 terms
Medical Terminology - Endocrine System
adren/o
aden/o
calc/o
gluc/o
gland
gland
calcium
sugar, sweetness
adren/o
gland
aden/o
gland
15 terms
Endocrine System Medical Terminology
acro-
adreno-
ante-
-crine
body extremity
adrenal gland
before, in front of
secrete
acro-
body extremity
adreno-
adrenal gland
78 terms
Terminology Builder - Endocrine System
a-
anti-
end-
ex-
without, away from, not
against
inner, within, inside
external, outward, out, out from
a-
without, away from, not
anti-
against
19 terms
Medical terminology Endocrine System
acromegaly
adenoma
adrenalectomy
androgen
enlarged extremeties
gland tumor
removal of adrenal gland
male forming
acromegaly
enlarged extremeties
adenoma
gland tumor
145 terms
Medical Terminology, The Endocrine System
acromegaly
Addison's disease
adrenalitis
adrenocorticotroic hormone (ACTH)
abnormal enlargement of the extremeties (hands and feet) that…
occurs when the adrenal glands do not produce enough of the h…
inflammation of the adrenal glands
stimulates the growth and secretions of the adrenal cortex;
acromegaly
abnormal enlargement of the extremeties (hands and feet) that…
Addison's disease
occurs when the adrenal glands do not produce enough of the h…
70 terms
Medical Terminology: Endocrine System
a-
anti-
endo-
ex-
without, away from, not
against
inner, within, inside
external, outward, out, out from
a-
without, away from, not
anti-
against
35 terms
The endocrine system terminology
Acr/o
Adren/o
Crin/o
-dipsia
Extremities
Adrenal gland
Secrete
Thirst
Acr/o
Extremities
Adren/o
Adrenal gland
14 terms
Medical Terminology Endocrine System
adrenopathy
adrenalectomy
hypophyseal
oophoritis
disease of the adrenal gland
surgical removal of one or both adrenal glands
of or relating to the hypophysis
inflammation of one or both ovaries
adrenopathy
disease of the adrenal gland
adrenalectomy
surgical removal of one or both adrenal glands
endocrine system moss terminology
adrenal
adrenergic
endogenous
exogenous
pertaining to near the kidney; clinically refers to the adren…
pertaining to adrenal working; activity stimulated by adrenal…
pertaining to inside/inner productioni.e within the body
pertaining to outside/outer productioni.e originating from body
adrenal
pertaining to near the kidney; clinically refers to the adren…
adrenergic
pertaining to adrenal working; activity stimulated by adrenal…
41 terms
Medical Terminology (Chabner) Endocrine System
adren/o
adrenopathy
adrenal/o
adrenalectomy
adrenal gland
disease of adrenal gland
adrenal gland
removal of the adrenal gland
adren/o
adrenal gland
adrenopathy
disease of adrenal gland
15 terms
Endocrine System Medical Terminology
acro-
adreno-
ante-
-crine
body extremity
adrenal gland
before, in front of
secrete
acro-
body extremity
adreno-
adrenal gland
30 terms
Medical Terminology Endocrine System
aden/o; adren/o
adrenal/o
calc/o
gluc/o; gly/o
gland
adrenal gland
calcium
sugar; sweetness
aden/o; adren/o
gland
adrenal/o
adrenal gland
41 terms
Medical Terminology: Endocrine System
Antidiuretic Hormone (ADH)
Follicle Stimulating Hormone (FSH)
Thyroxin
Parathormone
The posterior lobe of the pituitary produces which hormone?
The anterior lobe of the pituitary produces which hormone?
Thyroid releases what?
Parathyroid releases what?
Antidiuretic Hormone (ADH)
The posterior lobe of the pituitary produces which hormone?
Follicle Stimulating Hormone (FSH)
The anterior lobe of the pituitary produces which hormone?
61 terms
Medical Terminology: Endocrine System
adren/o
adrenal/o
calc/o
crin/o
adrenal glands (adrenomegaly)
adreanal glands (adrenalectomy: excision of adrenal glands)
calcium (hypercalcemia: excision of on or both adrenal glands)
secrete (endocrinology: study of endocrine glands)
adren/o
adrenal glands (adrenomegaly)
adrenal/o
adreanal glands (adrenalectomy: excision of adrenal glands)
15 terms
Common Endocrine System Terminology
aden/oma
diabet/ic
endo/crine
eu/thyroid
benign glandular tumor
pancreatic disorder of insufficient insulin production
pertaining to glands that secrete hormones into the bloodstream
normal thyroid
aden/oma
benign glandular tumor
diabet/ic
pancreatic disorder of insufficient insulin production
114 terms
Endocrine System Terminology & Pathologies
acromegaly
addison disease
adrenalectomy
adrenal gland
enlargement of the extremities
hypofunctioning of the adrenal cortex
surgical removal of one or both adrenal glands
either of a pair of complex endocrine glands situated near th…
acromegaly
enlargement of the extremities
addison disease
hypofunctioning of the adrenal cortex
87 terms
Endocrine System Terminology & Pathologies
acromegaly
addison disease
adrenalectomy
adrenal gland
enlargement of the extremities
hypofunctioning of the adrenal cortex
surgical removal of one or both adrenal glands
either of a pair of complex endocrine glands situated near th…
acromegaly
enlargement of the extremities
addison disease
hypofunctioning of the adrenal cortex
114 terms
Endocrine System Terminology & Pathologies
acromegaly
addison disease
adrenalectomy
adrenal gland
enlargement of the extremities
hypofunctioning of the adrenal cortex
surgical removal of one or both adrenal glands
either of a pair of complex endocrine glands situated near th…
acromegaly
enlargement of the extremities
addison disease
hypofunctioning of the adrenal cortex
14 terms
Terminology the endocrine system
adren/o
adrenal/o
hypophys/o
oophor/o
adrenal glands
adrenal glands
pituitary glands
ovary
adren/o
adrenal glands
adrenal/o
adrenal glands
14 terms
medical terminology- endocrine system
acr/o
andr/o
calc/o
crin/o
extremities
male
calcium
secrete
acr/o
extremities
andr/o
male
41 terms
Endocrine system terminologies
endocrine system
hormones
gland
ducts
endocrine glands that secretes hormones with wide ranging eff…
body's chemical messenger, transferring information and instr…
group of cells that produces and secretes hormones.
tubes that lead from a gland to a target organ
endocrine system
endocrine glands that secretes hormones with wide ranging eff…
hormones
body's chemical messenger, transferring information and instr…
Medical Terminology-Endocrine System
aden/o
adrenal/o
andr/o
clac/o... calci/o
gland
adrenal gland
male
calcium
aden/o
gland
adrenal/o
adrenal gland
114 terms
Endocrine System Terminology & Pathologies
acromegaly
addison disease
adrenalectomy
adrenal gland
enlargement of the extremities
hypofunctioning of the adrenal cortex
surgical removal of one or both adrenal glands
either of a pair of complex endocrine glands situated near th…
acromegaly
enlargement of the extremities
addison disease
hypofunctioning of the adrenal cortex
15 terms
Medical Terminology - Endocrine System
acro-
adreno-
ante-
-crine
body extremity
adrenal gland
before, in front of
secrete
acro-
body extremity
adreno-
adrenal gland
108 terms
The Endocrine System Med Terminology
acromegaly
addison's disease
adrenalitis
adrenocorticotropic hormones (ACTH)
enlargement of the extremities caused by excessive secretion…
condition that occurs when the adrenal glands do not produce…
inflammation of the adrenal glands
...
acromegaly
enlargement of the extremities caused by excessive secretion…
addison's disease
condition that occurs when the adrenal glands do not produce…
26 terms
Medical Terminology-Endocrine System
aden/o
adrenal/o, adren/o
andr/o
calc/i
gland
adrenal gland
male
calcium
aden/o
gland
adrenal/o, adren/o
adrenal gland
26 terms
Medical Terminology // The Endocrine System
aden(o)
adren(o), adrenal(o)
gluc(o)
glyc(o)
gland
adrenal gland
glucose
glycogen
aden(o)
gland
adren(o), adrenal(o)
adrenal gland
35 terms
endocrine system terminology list
acth
adh
adrenal glands
adrenalin
a hormone produced by the anterior pituitary gland that stimu…
hormone secreted by the posterior pituitary gland (trade name…
a pair of endocrine glands just above the kidneys. the adrena…
a catecholamine secreted by the adrenal medulla in response t…
acth
a hormone produced by the anterior pituitary gland that stimu…
adh
hormone secreted by the posterior pituitary gland (trade name…
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