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10 terms
cardiovascular terminology
stomach
around
vein
surgery
peptic
peri
phleb(o)
plasty
stomach
peptic
around
peri
33 terms
Cardiovascular Terminology
Aortic Aneurysm
Aortic Dissection
Arrhythmia
Aortic rupture
Diagnosis of enlarged aorta; due to a weakened aortic wall
Diagnosis in which the arterial wall splits apart
Disturbance of rhythm of heartbeat
Diagnosis in which the arterial wall breaks open.
Aortic Aneurysm
Diagnosis of enlarged aorta; due to a weakened aortic wall
Aortic Dissection
Diagnosis in which the arterial wall splits apart
96 terms
cardiovascular terminology
angi
aorto
arteri
athero
vessel
aorta
artery
fatty substance
angi
vessel
aorto
aorta
21 terms
Cardiovascular Terminology
Arrhythmias
tachycardia
bradycardia
Atherosclerosis
Any abnormal heart rate or rhythm.... Heart Rate Norms: 60-80 b…
Greater than 100 beats per minute (Fast Heart).
Less than 60 beats per minute (Slow Heart).
Build up of waxy plaques (lipids, steroids) along tunica inti…
Arrhythmias
Any abnormal heart rate or rhythm.... Heart Rate Norms: 60-80 b…
tachycardia
Greater than 100 beats per minute (Fast Heart).
35 terms
Cardiovascular Terminology
aneurysm
ablation
angina pectoris (also called angina)
ACE (angiotensin-converting enzyme) in…
a sac-like protrusion from a blood vessel or the heart
elimination or removal
recurring chest pain or discomfort that happens when some par…
a medication that lowers blood pressure
aneurysm
a sac-like protrusion from a blood vessel or the heart
ablation
elimination or removal
Cardiovascular terminology
Angi/o
Angiogram
Angioplasty
Aort/o
Vessel
Record of a vessel
Surgical repair of a vessel
Aorta
Angi/o
Vessel
Angiogram
Record of a vessel
48 terms
Cardiovascular Terminology
Angi/o
Aort/o
Arteri/o... Arter/o
Ather/o
vessel
aorta
artery
fatty substance
Angi/o
vessel
Aort/o
aorta
8 terms
Cardiovascular Terminology
Angi/o
aort/o
arteri/o
cardi/o
Vessel
aorta
artery
heart
Angi/o
Vessel
aort/o
aorta
9 terms
Cardiovascular Terminology
Angi/o
Aort/o
Arteri/o
Arteriol/o
Blood vessle
Aotra
Artery
Arteriole
Angi/o
Blood vessle
Aort/o
Aotra
27 terms
Cardiovascular Terminology
Blood vessels function
Composition of blood vessels
Anastomoses
Arteries function
Closed system of tubes to transport blood to and from tissues…
-Arteries ... -Arterioles ... -Capillaries... -Venues ... -Veins
An alternative route for blood flow. They grow and connect th…
Carry blood away from the heart and irrigate tissues
Blood vessels function
Closed system of tubes to transport blood to and from tissues…
Composition of blood vessels
-Arteries ... -Arterioles ... -Capillaries... -Venues ... -Veins
Cardiovascular terminology
preload
afterload
contractility
arrhythmia
the degree of tension on the cardiac muscle when... the heart be…
the load against which the muscle exerts its... contractile force
the ability of the myocardium to contract in the absence of a…
an abnormal rhythm of the heart. Types of arrhythmias include…
preload
the degree of tension on the cardiac muscle when... the heart be…
afterload
the load against which the muscle exerts its... contractile force
20 terms
Cardiovascular Terminology
arteries:
basophils:
capillaries:
diastole:
Transport blood away from the heart.
Granular leukocyte.
Where exchange of gases, nutrients, electrolytes, hormones, a…
Relaxation of the heart chambers.
arteries:
Transport blood away from the heart.
basophils:
Granular leukocyte.
42 terms
Cardiovascular Terminology
cardiac muscle
automaticity
oropharynx
nasopharynx
specialized involuntary muscle found only in the heart
the ability of the heart to generate and conduct electrical i…
The area directly posterior to the mouth
The area directly posterior to the nose
cardiac muscle
specialized involuntary muscle found only in the heart
automaticity
the ability of the heart to generate and conduct electrical i…
35 terms
Terminology Cardiovascular
Systole
Cardiovascular system
Heart
Pericardium
Contraction stage of heart action
Heart... Blood vessels... Blood ... Blood circulation
Hollow muscular organ divided into 4 chambers
Tough outer layer of sac covering heart
Systole
Contraction stage of heart action
Cardiovascular system
Heart... Blood vessels... Blood ... Blood circulation
36 terms
Cardiovascular Terminology
Exsanguination
Extracellular
Extracorporeal Circulation
Extracranial arteries
Forceful expulsion of blood from the body
Outside of a cell of cells
Circulation of the blood through a mechanical device, usually…
Arteries supplying blood to the brain before they enter the s…
Exsanguination
Forceful expulsion of blood from the body
Extracellular
Outside of a cell of cells
14 terms
Cardiovascular Terminology
aneurism (aneur/ism)
angina (an/gina)
atherosclerosis (ather/o/sclerosis)
bradycardia (brady/card/ia)
widening in a blood vessel
chest pain caused by loss of oxygenated blood flow
hardening of the artery
abnormally slow heart rate
aneurism (aneur/ism)
widening in a blood vessel
angina (an/gina)
chest pain caused by loss of oxygenated blood flow
9 terms
Cardiovascular Terminology
angi/o
aort/o
arteri/o
arteriol/o
vessel
aorta
artery
arteriole
angi/o
vessel
aort/o
aorta
29 terms
Cardiovascular terminology
Aneur
Angi
Aort
Arter
Widening
Vessel
Aorta
Artery
Aneur
Widening
Angi
Vessel
38 terms
Cardiovascular terminology
angiocardiography
angioma
angioplasty
arteriosclerosis
recorded picture of the heart and blood vessels
tumor of the vessels
repair of vessels
abnormal hardening of an artery due to calcium deposits
angiocardiography
recorded picture of the heart and blood vessels
angioma
tumor of the vessels
26 terms
Cardiovascular Terminology
Fist
Atria
Ventricle
Atrium
The size of the human heart
Top chambers of the heart
Bottom chambers of the heart
The heart chamber that is thin-walled
Fist
The size of the human heart
Atria
Top chambers of the heart
9 terms
Cardiovascular Terminology
Angi/o
Aort/o
Arteri/o
Arteriol/o
vessel
aorta
artery
ateriole
Angi/o
vessel
Aort/o
aorta
Cardiovascular Terminology
angiography
angioplasty
aortostenosis
arteriole
process of recording a blood vessel using x-rays following in…
surgical repair of stenosed (narrowed) blood vessels
narrowing of the aorta
small arteries
angiography
process of recording a blood vessel using x-rays following in…
angioplasty
surgical repair of stenosed (narrowed) blood vessels
52 terms
Cardiovascular Terminology
Visceral
Parietal
Endocardial
Epicardial
the internal organs of the body, specifically those within th…
of, relating to, attached to, or denoting the wall of the bod…
Inner layer of heart wall
Outter layer of heart wall
Visceral
the internal organs of the body, specifically those within th…
Parietal
of, relating to, attached to, or denoting the wall of the bod…
59 terms
Cardiovascular Terminology
Aneurysm
Arrhythmia
Antiarrhythmic
Paraarrhythmic
A balloon-like swelling in the wall of an artery; a pathologi…
A deviation from the normal rhythm of the heart. Atrial fibri…
A drug intended to correct irregularities in the heart beat.…
A situation that resembles an arrhythmia
Aneurysm
A balloon-like swelling in the wall of an artery; a pathologi…
Arrhythmia
A deviation from the normal rhythm of the heart. Atrial fibri…
20 terms
Cardiovascular Terminology
neutrophil
eosinophil
monocyte
phagocytes (3)
WBC that phagocytizes bacteria
WBC that kills parasites and controls inflammation
large macrophages outside blood
neutrophils, eosinophils, monocytes
neutrophil
WBC that phagocytizes bacteria
eosinophil
WBC that kills parasites and controls inflammation
22 terms
Cardiovascular Terminology
angiocele
bradycardia
cardiogenic
cardiopulmonary
hernia of a blood vessel
abnormally slow heartbeat
beginning with the heart
pertaining to the heart and lungs
angiocele
hernia of a blood vessel
bradycardia
abnormally slow heartbeat
9 terms
Cardiovascular Terminology
Angi/o
Aort/o
Arteri/o
Arteriol/o
vessel
aorta
artery
arteriole
Angi/o
vessel
Aort/o
aorta
21 terms
Cardiovascular Terminology
arteries
basophils
capillaries
diastole
Transport blood away from the heart.
Granular leukocyte
Where exchange of gases, nutrients, electrolytes, hormones, a…
Relaxation of the heart chambers
arteries
Transport blood away from the heart.
basophils
Granular leukocyte
18 terms
Cardiovascular Terminology
angio/o
-gram
Aneurysm
Arteri/o
Vessel,blood, or lymph
Record
Aneurysm (widened blood vessel)
Artery, Vessel carrying blood from the heart
angio/o
Vessel,blood, or lymph
-gram
Record
116 terms
Cardiovascular Terminology
analgesic
anastomosis
aneurysm
aneurysmectomy
pertaining to relieving pain; a medication that relieves pain
a surgical joining of two ducts, blood vessels, or bowel segm…
localized dilation of a weakened area of the wall of an arter…
surgical removal of the sac of an aneurysm
analgesic
pertaining to relieving pain; a medication that relieves pain
anastomosis
a surgical joining of two ducts, blood vessels, or bowel segm…
10 terms
cardiovascular Terminology
angioplasty
aortic stenosis
arteriosclerosis
arteriolitis
surgical repair a vessel
pertaining to aorta tightening
hardening artery
inflammation of the arterio
angioplasty
surgical repair a vessel
aortic stenosis
pertaining to aorta tightening
26 terms
Cardiovascular Terminology
angi/o
aort/o
arter/o
arteri/o
vessel
aorta
artery
artery
angi/o
vessel
aort/o
aorta
23 terms
Cardiovascular Terminology
angi/o
aort/o
arter/o, arteri/o
ather/o
vessel: angiogram, angioplasty
aorta: aortic stenosis
artery: arteriosclerosis, arterial anastomosis, arteriography…
yellowish plaque, fatty substance (Green athere means porridg…
angi/o
vessel: angiogram, angioplasty
aort/o
aorta: aortic stenosis
25 terms
Cardiovascular terminology
-emia
-lysis
-megaly
-ptysis
blood condition
destruction, breakdown, separation
enlargement
spitting
-emia
blood condition
-lysis
destruction, breakdown, separation
Cardiovascular Terminology
American Heart Association (AHA)
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Instit…
Therapeutic Lifestyle Change (TLC) Diet
Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertensio…
The American Heart Association is a non-profit organization i…
The primary responsibility of the National Heart, Lung, and B…
The diet's main focus is to reduce the amount of saturated fa…
High potassium, fiber, low sodium, low saturated fat, whole g…
American Heart Association (AHA)
The American Heart Association is a non-profit organization i…
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Instit…
The primary responsibility of the National Heart, Lung, and B…
27 terms
Terminology - Cardiovascular
Paroxysm
Stenosis
Sphymomanometer
Echocardiography
Sudden convulsion or spasm
Narrowing of a valve
Blood pressure cuff
Evaluating heart structures using sound waves
Paroxysm
Sudden convulsion or spasm
Stenosis
Narrowing of a valve
28 terms
Terminology: Cardiovascular
Aortic aneurysm
Aortic dissection
Arrhythmia
Aortic rupture
Enlarged aorta due to weakened aortic wall
Arterial wall splits apart
Disturbance of rhythm in heartbeat
Arterial wall breaks open
Aortic aneurysm
Enlarged aorta due to weakened aortic wall
Aortic dissection
Arterial wall splits apart
20 terms
Cardiovascular Terminology
Ablation
ACE (angiotensin converting enzyme) in…
Aneurysm
Angina pectoris (angina)
Elimination or removal
A medication that lowers blood pressure
A sac like protrusion from blood vessel or the heart
Recurring chest pain or discomfort that happens when some par…
Ablation
Elimination or removal
ACE (angiotensin converting enzyme) in…
A medication that lowers blood pressure
38 terms
Cardiovascular Terminology
Anterior
Posterior
Lateral
Medial
front of an organism
back of an organism
away from midline
towards midline
Anterior
front of an organism
Posterior
back of an organism
44 terms
Cardiovascular Terminology
Visceral
Parietal
Endocardial/Epicardial/ Pericardial
Serous
The inner layer of the serous pericardium.
The outer layer of the pericardium.
Inside of the heart/On the heart/Around the heart.
Bodily fluids, usually yellow or transparent.
Visceral
The inner layer of the serous pericardium.
Parietal
The outer layer of the pericardium.
21 terms
Cardiovascular Terminology
Anemia
Artery
Capillary
Endocardium
A condition marked by a deficiency of red blood cells
Muscular tube by which blood from the heart is transported to…
Any fine branching blood vessel
Membrane that lines the inside of the chambers of the heart
Anemia
A condition marked by a deficiency of red blood cells
Artery
Muscular tube by which blood from the heart is transported to…
Cardiovascular Terminology
angi/o
aort/o
arteri/o
arteriol/o
vessel
aorta
artery
arteriole
angi/o
vessel
aort/o
aorta
Cardiovascular Terminology
angi/o
aort/o
arteri/o
arteriol/o
vessel
aorta
artery
arteriole
angi/o
vessel
aort/o
aorta
9 terms
Cardiovascular Terminology
Angi/o
Aort/o
Arteri/o
Arteriol/o
vessel
aorta
artery
arteriole
Angi/o
vessel
Aort/o
aorta
9 terms
Cardiovascular Terminology
Angi/o
Aort/o
Arteri/o
Arteriol/o
vessel
aorta
artery
arteriole
Angi/o
vessel
Aort/o
aorta
54 terms
Cardiovascular Terminology
Angiogram
Angioplasty
Anticoagulation
Anticoagulants
A series of motion pictures taken of the blood vessels in a l…
Balloon dilatation...a procedure where an arterial blockage i…
Treatment of clotting disorders with medications that impair…
Blood Thinners...medications which reduce or impair the abili…
Angiogram
A series of motion pictures taken of the blood vessels in a l…
Angioplasty
Balloon dilatation...a procedure where an arterial blockage i…
9 terms
Cardiovascular terminology
arrhythmia
dysrhythmia
bradycardia
tachycardia
Abnormal heart rhythm
abnormal heart rhythm
Slow heart rate
Abnormally rapid heartbeat
arrhythmia
Abnormal heart rhythm
dysrhythmia
abnormal heart rhythm
23 terms
Cardiovascular Terminology
coronary circulation
cardiac cycle
diastole
systole
circulation of blood to and from the heart muscle
contraction and relaxation of the heart
phase of cardiac cycle when heart is expanding and refilling…
contraction phase of cardiac cycle, where heart is pumping bl…
coronary circulation
circulation of blood to and from the heart muscle
cardiac cycle
contraction and relaxation of the heart
21 terms
Cardiovascular Terminology
arteries
basophils
capillaries
diastole
Transport blood away from the heart
Granular leukocyte
Where exchange of gases, nutrients, electrolytes, hormones, a…
Relaxation of the heart chambers.
arteries
Transport blood away from the heart
basophils
Granular leukocyte
17 terms
Cardiovascular terminology
Angioplasty
Angioedema
Angiography
Angiogram
Procedure to restore blood flow through the artery
Swelling of deep tissue due to vascular leakage
Examination of blood of lymph nodes
A x-ray photo of blood or lymph vessels
Angioplasty
Procedure to restore blood flow through the artery
Angioedema
Swelling of deep tissue due to vascular leakage
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