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44 terms
Medical Terminology; Endocrine System
-Hyper
-Acr/o
-Adrenal/o, Adren/o
-Aden/o
Excessive, Above Normal
Extremity
Adrenaline Glands
Gland
-Hyper
Excessive, Above Normal
-Acr/o
Extremity
Medical Terminology, Endocrine System
acr/o
adren/o
calc/i
cortic/o
extremities
adrenal gland
calcium
cortex
acr/o
extremities
adren/o
adrenal gland
19 terms
Medical terminology, the endocrine system
Acromegaly
Adenectomy
Adenoidectomy
Adrenogenic
Enlargement of bones of the extremities
Removal of any gland
Removal of adenoids
Originating in the adrenals
Acromegaly
Enlargement of bones of the extremities
Adenectomy
Removal of any 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
Medical Terminology-Endocrine System
Endocrine glands
Endocrine structures
acr/o
adren/o
secrete hormones that regulate: metabolic rate, water,mineral…
adrenal glands, ovaries, pancreas,parathyroid glands, pineal,…
extremities
adrenal glands
Endocrine glands
secrete hormones that regulate: metabolic rate, water,mineral…
Endocrine structures
adrenal glands, ovaries, pancreas,parathyroid glands, pineal,…
47 terms
Medical Terminology- Endocrine System
Adren/o
Aden/o
Cortic/o
-crine
Adrenal gland
Gland
Cortex or outer layer of a gland
To secrete
Adren/o
Adrenal gland
Aden/o
Gland
Terminology of the Endocrine System
adrenal gland
appetite
body
calcium
adren/o
orex/o
somat/o
calc/o
adrenal gland
adren/o
appetite
orex/o
The endocrine system medical terminology
Adrenal glands
Gonads
Male testicle
Female ovaries
regulate electrolyte levels and influence metabolism
gamete sex cells
sperm producing gland
ova egg producing glands
Adrenal glands
regulate electrolyte levels and influence metabolism
Gonads
gamete sex cells
42 terms
Medical Terminology: Endocrine System
aden/o
adren/o
adrenal/o
gonad/o
gland
adrenal gland
gland
sex glands
aden/o
gland
adren/o
adrenal gland
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…
25 terms
The Endocrine System Medical Terminology
Target Cell
Nonsteroid Hormone
Hyperglycemia
Glucocorticoids (GCs)
A cell acted on by a particular hormone and responding to it
A general type of hormone that does not ... have the lipid stero…
Higher than normal blood glucose concentration
Hormones that influence food metabolism and are secreted by t…
Target Cell
A cell acted on by a particular hormone and responding to it
Nonsteroid Hormone
A general type of hormone that does not ... have the lipid stero…
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
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
Medical Terminology - Endocrine System
acr/o
adren/o, adrenal/o
calc/o
crin/o
extremities
adrenal glands
calcium
to secrete
acr/o
extremities
adren/o, adrenal/o
adrenal glands
Medical Terminology: Endocrine System
Pituitary gland or hypophysis cerebri
anterior lobe (adenohypophysis)
Posterior lobe (neurohypophysis)
adrenocorticotropic hormone
approximately the size of a pea and located at the base of th…
produces and secretes: GH, ACTH, TSH, gonadotropic hormones,…
Stores and releases ADH and oxytocin.
stimulates the adrenal cortex.
Pituitary gland or hypophysis cerebri
approximately the size of a pea and located at the base of th…
anterior lobe (adenohypophysis)
produces and secretes: GH, ACTH, TSH, gonadotropic hormones,…
53 terms
Medical Terminology- Endocrine system
Endocrine
Exocrine
Hypothalamus
Anterior pituitary
releases substances (hormones) into bloodstream
releases substances to outside of body or into intestines. Ie…
"control center" for pituitary gland.
adenohypophysis
Endocrine
releases substances (hormones) into bloodstream
Exocrine
releases substances to outside of body or into intestines. Ie…
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
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
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
15 terms
Medical Terminology Endocrine System
tox/o, -toxic, toxic/o
adrenal/o, adren/o
gluc/o, glyc/o, glycos/o
calc/o
poison
adrenal glands
sugar, sweetness
calcium
tox/o, -toxic, toxic/o
poison
adrenal/o, adren/o
adrenal glands
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
Medical Terminology: Endocrine System
BMR
DM
FBS
IDDM
basal metabolic rate
diabetes mellitus
fasting blood sugar
insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (type1 diabetes)
BMR
basal metabolic rate
DM
diabetes mellitus
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
15 terms
Medical Terminology - Endocrine System
diabetes mellitus (DM)
hyperglycemia
hypoglycemia
tetany
A disorder of glucose metabolism caused by deficiency of insu…
Excess glucose in the blood
Abnormally low level of glucose in the blood
Irritability and spasms of muscles; may be caused y low blood…
diabetes mellitus (DM)
A disorder of glucose metabolism caused by deficiency of insu…
hyperglycemia
Excess glucose in the blood
138 terms
Medical Terminology Endocrine System
acr/o
aden/o
adren/o
adrenal/o
extremities
gland
adrenal gland
adrenal gland
acr/o
extremities
aden/o
gland
Endocrine System Medical Terminology
acro
adreno
ante
crine
body extremity
adrenal gland
before/in front of
secrete
acro
body extremity
adreno
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
27 terms
MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY: Endocrine System
Aden/o
Adrenal/o
calc/o
Gluc/o
Gland
adrenal glands
calcium
Sugar, sweetness
Aden/o
Gland
Adrenal/o
adrenal glands
Medical Terminology- Endocrine System
adren/o, adrenal/o
hypophys/o, pituitary/o
oophor/o, ovari/o
orch/o, orchi/o, orchid/o
adrenal gland
pituitary gland
ovary
testis
adren/o, adrenal/o
adrenal gland
hypophys/o, pituitary/o
pituitary gland
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
55 terms
Endocrine System Terminology & Pathologies
acromegaly
addison disease
adrenal gland
adrenal medula
enlargement of the extremities
hypofunctioning of the adrenal cortex
either of a pair of complex endocrine glands situated near th…
An endocrine organ that secretes epinephrine and norpinephrin…
acromegaly
enlargement of the extremities
addison disease
hypofunctioning of the adrenal cortex
medical terminology- endocrine system
acr/o
andr/o
calc/o
crin/o
extremities
male
calcium
secrete
acr/o
extremities
andr/o
male
67 terms
Medical Terminology - Endocrine System
endo-
ex-
exo-
para-
inner, within, inside
external, outward, out, out from
outward, outside
beside, near, beyond
endo-
inner, within, inside
ex-
external, outward, out, out from
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…
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
Medical Terminology Endocrine System
Endocrine System
Primary Glands (8)
Secondary glands (3)
Diabetes
the body system that includes internal ductless organs (gland…
Pituitary, pineal, thyroid, parathyroid, pancreas, adrenals,…
thymus, placenta during pregnancy, and the gastrointestinal g…
general term for diseases marked by excessive urination; usua…
Endocrine System
the body system that includes internal ductless organs (gland…
Primary Glands (8)
Pituitary, pineal, thyroid, parathyroid, pancreas, adrenals,…
22 terms
Medical terminology, Endocrine system
tetany
fbs
Endocrine glands
T3
Muscle twitches and spasms
Fasting blood sugar
Ductless Glands
triiodthyronine
tetany
Muscle twitches and spasms
fbs
Fasting blood sugar
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…
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
Adrenal Glands (primary function)
Gonads (primary function)
Male Testicles/Testes (primary function)
Female Ovaries (primary function)
- Regulate electrolyte levels... - Influence metabolism... - Respon…
Regulate development and maintenance of... secondary sex charact…
Sperm-producing gland
Ova (egg) producing gland
Adrenal Glands (primary function)
- Regulate electrolyte levels... - Influence metabolism... - Respon…
Gonads (primary function)
Regulate development and maintenance of... secondary sex charact…
Medical Terminology Endocrine System
acr/o
aden/o
adren/o
adrenal/o
extremities
gland
adrenal glands
adrenal glands
acr/o
extremities
aden/o
gland
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
Medical terminology Endocrine System
Acr/o
Adren/o
Crin/o
-dipsia
Extremities, top, extreme point (acrobat)
Adrenal glands
Secrete
Thirst
Acr/o
Extremities, top, extreme point (acrobat)
Adren/o
Adrenal glands
31 terms
Medical Terminology Endocrine System
acr/o
aden/o
adren/o
adrenal/o
extremeties
gland
adrenal glands
adrenal glands
acr/o
extremeties
aden/o
gland
11 terms
Medical Terminology The Endocrine System
acromegaly
cushing syndrome
diabetes mellitus
goiter
enlargement of extremities caused by hyper secretion from the…
a group of clinical features produced by excess secretion of…
a disorder of the pancreas that cause an increase in blood gl…
enlargement of the thyroid gland
acromegaly
enlargement of extremities caused by hyper secretion from the…
cushing syndrome
a group of clinical features produced by excess secretion of…
Medical Terminology- Endocrine System
Adren/o
Adrenal/o
Home/o
Poly-
Adrenal glands
Adrenal glands
Same, alike
Many, much
Adren/o
Adrenal glands
Adrenal/o
Adrenal glands
Endocrine System Medical Terminology
acro-
adreno-
ante-
-crine
body extremity
adrenal galand
before, in front of
secrete
acro-
body extremity
adreno-
adrenal galand
Medical Terminology - Endocrine System
adren/o
aden/o
calc/o
gluc/o
gland
gland
calcium
sugar, sweetness
adren/o
gland
aden/o
gland
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