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25 terms
Medical Terminology - Digestive System
gastric body
gastric fundus
(gastric) cardia (also called cardia (…
duodenum
main portion of the stomach
the part of the stomach that is to the left and above the lev…
the opening which provides a pathway for food to pass down in…
the first part of the small intestine
gastric body
main portion of the stomach
gastric fundus
the part of the stomach that is to the left and above the lev…
Medical Terminology Digestive System
Mouth
Structures of the Tongue and Oral Cavity
Pharynx
Esophagus
•Primary Function ... -Begins preparation of food for digestion
•Primary Function ... -Transports food from the mouth to the eso…
•Primary Function ... -Transports food from the pharynx to the s…
Mouth
•Primary Function ... -Begins preparation of food for digestion
Structures of the Tongue and Oral Cavity
21 terms
Medical Terminology - Digestive System
gastric body
gastric fundus
(gastric) cardia (also called cardia (…
duodenum
main portion of the stomach
the part of the stomach that is to the left and above the lev…
the opening which provides a pathway for food to pass down in…
the first part of the small intestine
gastric body
main portion of the stomach
gastric fundus
the part of the stomach that is to the left and above the lev…
15 terms
Medical Terminology Digestive System
chole-
cirrh-
colo-
cyst-
Gall, bile
Reddish, yellowish
Colon
Sac, bladder
chole-
Gall, bile
cirrh-
Reddish, yellowish
36 terms
Digestive System Terminology
an/o
append/o
cec/o
chol/e
anus
appendix
cecum
bile, gall
an/o
anus
append/o
appendix
15 terms
Digestive System Terminology
gastr/o
dont/o
lingu/o
append/o
stomach
teeth
tongue
appendix
gastr/o
stomach
dont/o
teeth
50 terms
Digestive System Terminology
Labiogingival
Stomatogastric
Stomatitis
Stomatoplasty
Concerning the lips and gums
Concerning the stomach and the mouth
Inflammation of the mouth
Surgical repair of the mouth
Labiogingival
Concerning the lips and gums
Stomatogastric
Concerning the stomach and the mouth
25 terms
Medical Terminology - Digestive System
gastric body
gastric fundus
(gastric) cardia (also called cardia (…
duodenum
main portion of the stomach
the part of the stomach that is to the left and above the lev…
the opening which provides a pathway for food to pass down in…
the first part of the small intestine
gastric body
main portion of the stomach
gastric fundus
the part of the stomach that is to the left and above the lev…
25 terms
Medical Terminology - Digestive System
gastric body
gastric fundus
(gastric) cardia (also called cardia (…
duodenum
main portion of the stomach
the part of the stomach that is to the left and above the lev…
the opening which provides a pathway for food to pass down in…
the first part of the small intestine
gastric body
main portion of the stomach
gastric fundus
the part of the stomach that is to the left and above the lev…
41 terms
Digestive System Medical Terminology
an/o
append/o
appendic/o
bar/o
anus
appendix
appendix
weight
an/o
anus
append/o
appendix
147 terms
Medical Terminology: The Digestive System
Anorexia
Cachexia
Emaciation
Pica
A lack of appetite.
Wasting of muscle tissue due to weight loss that occurs with…
The state of being abnormally thin.
Abnormal craving for non-food substances that lasts for at le…
Anorexia
A lack of appetite.
Cachexia
Wasting of muscle tissue due to weight loss that occurs with…
31 terms
Digestive System - Medical Terminology
hem/occult
hepat/itis
aliment
cholecyst/itis
hidden blood
inflammation of the liver
food
inflammation of the gallbladder
hem/occult
hidden blood
hepat/itis
inflammation of the liver
137 terms
Medical Terminology - Digestive System
anti
dia
dys
endo
against
through, across
abnormal, difficult, painful, bad
inner, within, inside
anti
against
dia
through, across
56 terms
Medical Terminology Digestive System
Mouth
Structures of the Tongue and Oral Cavity
Pharynx
Esophagus
•Primary Function ... -Begins preparation of food for digestion
•Primary Function ... -Transports food from the mouth to the eso…
•Primary Function ... -Transports food from the pharynx to the s…
Mouth
•Primary Function ... -Begins preparation of food for digestion
Structures of the Tongue and Oral Cavity
18 terms
Medical Terminology: Digestive System
append/o
appendic/o
chol/e
cyst/o
appendix
appendix
bile
bladder
append/o
appendix
appendic/o
appendix
Digestive System Terminology
Absorption
Alimentary Canal
Anus
Appendix
process of things becoming absorbed, engrossed, or integrated…
whole passage along which food passes through the body from m…
the opening at the end of the alimentary canal. (no picture a…
a tube-shaped sac attached to and opening into the lower end…
Absorption
process of things becoming absorbed, engrossed, or integrated…
Alimentary Canal
whole passage along which food passes through the body from m…
39 terms
Digestive System Terminology
-al
-algia
lith/o
-ectomy
pertaining to
pain
stone
removal
-al
pertaining to
-algia
pain
30 terms
Digestive System Terminology
gastrointestinal tract (GI)
anus
colon
digestion
the digestive tract from the esophagus to the rectum
external opening of the anal canal
the large intestine
physical and chemical breakdown of food by the body in prepar…
gastrointestinal tract (GI)
the digestive tract from the esophagus to the rectum
anus
external opening of the anal canal
21 terms
Digestive System Terminology
an/o
append/o
appendic/o
an/o
anuns
appendectomy
appendix
anus
an/o
anuns
append/o
appendectomy
19 terms
Digestive System-Terminology
An/o
Append/o
Appendic/o
Cholecyst/o
Anus
Appendix
Appendix
Gallbladder
An/o
Anus
Append/o
Appendix
19 terms
Digestive System: Terminology
an/o
append/o
appendic/o
cholecyst/o
anus
appendix
appendix
gallbladder
an/o
anus
append/o
appendix
70 terms
Digestive System - Terminology
an/o
append/o
appendic/o
bucc/o
Anus
Appendix
Appendix
Cheek
an/o
Anus
append/o
Appendix
30 terms
Digestive system Terminology
villi
peristalsis
mastication
cheil
Projection lining the small intestine
Muscle contractions that move food through the digestive tract
Chewing
Lip
villi
Projection lining the small intestine
peristalsis
Muscle contractions that move food through the digestive tract
Digestive system - Terminology
An/o
Append/o, appendix/o
Cec/o
Celi/o
Anus
Appendix
Cecum
Abdomen
An/o
Anus
Append/o, appendix/o
Appendix
16 terms
Digestive System Terminology
ulcer
diarrhea
constipation
peristalsis
a sore created in the lining of the digestive tract due to da…
a condition in which an individual does not have enough water…
a condition in which an individual has too much water removed…
wave-like muscle contractions that move food through the dige…
ulcer
a sore created in the lining of the digestive tract due to da…
diarrhea
a condition in which an individual does not have enough water…
19 terms
Digestive System-Terminology
an/o
append/o
appendic/o
cholecyst/o
anus
appendectomy
appendix
gallbladder
an/o
anus
append/o
appendectomy
40 terms
Medical Terminology - Digestive System
Or/o ... Stomat/o
Gloss/o ... Lingu/o
Bucc/o
Cheil/o... Labi/o
Mouth
Tongue
Cheek
Lip
Or/o ... Stomat/o
Mouth
Gloss/o ... Lingu/o
Tongue
9 terms
digestive system terminology
angi/o
aort/o
arteri/o
arteriol/o
vessel
aorta
artery
arteriole
angi/o
vessel
aort/o
aorta
26 terms
Digestive System Terminology
Bariatric
proctosigmoidoscopy
gastroplasty
dyspepsia
Surgery on part of the GI tract performed as a treatment for…
visual examination of the anus, rectum and sigmoid with an en…
any surgery performed to reshape or repair any stomach defect…
Difficult digestion
Bariatric
Surgery on part of the GI tract performed as a treatment for…
proctosigmoidoscopy
visual examination of the anus, rectum and sigmoid with an en…
19 terms
Digestive system: Terminology
An/o
Append/o
appendic/o
Cholecyst/o
Anus
appendix
appendix
gallbladder
An/o
Anus
Append/o
appendix
82 terms
Medical Terminology - Digestive system
Digestive System
Functions of Digestive system
Organ of Digestive System
Mouth... Stomat/o... Or/o -> oral cavity
-From mouth to anus... -AKA: alimentary canal & gastrointestinal…
-Ingestion: taking in of nutrients... -Digestion: chemical & mec…
-Mouth... -Pharynx (throat)... -Esophagus... -Stomach... -Small intestine…
-opening that food passes through into the body... -breaks food…
Digestive System
-From mouth to anus... -AKA: alimentary canal & gastrointestinal…
Functions of Digestive system
-Ingestion: taking in of nutrients... -Digestion: chemical & mec…
61 terms
Digestive System Terminology
aliment/o
an/o
appendic/o... append/o
bili/o... chol/e
alimentary canal
anus
appendix
bile, gall
aliment/o
alimentary canal
an/o
anus
36 terms
Medical Terminology Digestive System
mouth
tongue
pharynx
esophagus
where food enters to start the digestive process, formed by t…
moves food during mastication, chewing
also called the throat, allows food, water & air to pass thro…
receives food from pharynx, passes through diaphragm in to ab…
mouth
where food enters to start the digestive process, formed by t…
tongue
moves food during mastication, chewing
13 terms
Spanish - Digestive System Terminology
Mouth
Salivary glands
Pharynx
Esophagus
Boca
Glándulas salivales
Faringe
Esófago
Mouth
Boca
Salivary glands
Glándulas salivales
19 terms
Digestive System Terminology
An/o
Append/o
Appendic/o
Cholecyst/o
anal
appendix
Appendix
gallbladder
An/o
anal
Append/o
appendix
64 terms
digestive system and reproductive terminology
hard palate
hard palate
soft palate
soft palate
the fleshy, flexible part toward the back of the roof of the…
the fleshy, flexible part toward the back of the roof of the…
hard palate
hard palate
100 terms
Medical Terminology - Digestive System
accessory organs
alanine transaminase (ALT)
alimentary canal
amylase
The accessory organs are the liver, pancreas, gall bladder, a…
An enzyme normally present in the blood. Blood levels are inc…
Also known as the gastrointestinal system or digestive system…
Digestive enzyme found in saliva that begins the digestion of…
accessory organs
The accessory organs are the liver, pancreas, gall bladder, a…
alanine transaminase (ALT)
An enzyme normally present in the blood. Blood levels are inc…
25 terms
Medical Terminology - Digestive System
gastric body
gastric fundus
(gastric) cardia (also called cardia (…
duodenum
main portion of the stomach
the part of the stomach that is to the left and above the lev…
the opening which provides a pathway for food to pass down in…
the first part of the small intestine
gastric body
main portion of the stomach
gastric fundus
the part of the stomach that is to the left and above the lev…
14 terms
Basic Terminology of Digestive System
Cholangiogram
cholecystectomy
colostomy
defecation
picture of the bile duct
surgical removal of the gall bladder
artificial opening into the large intestine
evacuation of the bowels
Cholangiogram
picture of the bile duct
cholecystectomy
surgical removal of the gall bladder
20 terms
Digestive System - Medical Terminology
soft palate
uvula
absportion
tonsils
separates the mouth from the throat
aids the production of sounds and speech
takes place in small and large intestines
filters to protect the body from germs
soft palate
separates the mouth from the throat
uvula
aids the production of sounds and speech
115 terms
Medical Terminology: Digestive System
Bilirubin
Bolus
Exocrine
Sphincter
Orange-yellow pigment formed during destruction of erythrocyt…
Mass of masticated food ready to be swallowed
Gland that secretes its products through excretory ducts to t…
Circular band of muscle fibers that constricts a passage or c…
Bilirubin
Orange-yellow pigment formed during destruction of erythrocyt…
Bolus
Mass of masticated food ready to be swallowed
27 terms
Medical Terminology - Digestive System
gastric body
gastric fundus
gastric cardia
duodenum
main portion of the stomach
the part of the stomach that is to the left and above the lev…
the opening which provides a pathway for food to pass down in…
the first part of the small intestine
gastric body
main portion of the stomach
gastric fundus
the part of the stomach that is to the left and above the lev…
34 terms
Medical Terminology: The Digestive System
amyl-
an-
ana-
cata-
starch
lack of
a building up
a casting down
amyl-
starch
an-
lack of
10 terms
Medical Terminology: Digestive System
Ascites
Barium Enema
Cirrhosis
Crohns Disease
Accumulation of fluid in the abdominal cavity
X-ray of the intestines and colon using barium as the contras…
Chronic liver disease
Chronic inflammatory bowel disease with mucus membrane ulcers…
Ascites
Accumulation of fluid in the abdominal cavity
Barium Enema
X-ray of the intestines and colon using barium as the contras…
30 terms
Medical Terminology Digestive System
Absorption
Amino acids
Amylase
Anus
Passage materials through the walls of the small intestine in…
Small building blocks of proteins released when proteins are…
Enzyme secreted by the pancreas and salivary glands to digest…
Terminal end or opening of the digestive tract to the outside…
Absorption
Passage materials through the walls of the small intestine in…
Amino acids
Small building blocks of proteins released when proteins are…
115 terms
Medical Terminology - Digestive System
Absorpt/o
Aliment/o
Amyl/o
Amylopsin
(Combining Form) take in
(Combining Form) nourishment
(Combining Form) starch
Pancreatic enzyme that breaks down starches
Absorpt/o
(Combining Form) take in
Aliment/o
(Combining Form) nourishment
76 terms
Medical Terminology Digestive System
An/o
Append/o
Appendic/o
Bucc/o
Anus
Appendix
Appendix
Cheek
An/o
Anus
Append/o
Appendix
25 terms
Medical Terminology - Digestive System
gastric body
gastric fundus
(gastric) cardia (also called cardia (…
duodenum
main portion of the stomach
the part of the stomach that is to the left and above the lev…
the opening which provides a pathway for food to pass down in…
the first part of the small intestine
gastric body
main portion of the stomach
gastric fundus
the part of the stomach that is to the left and above the lev…
35 terms
Medical Terminology: Digestive System
an/o
appendic/o
bucc/o
cec/o
anus
appendix
cheek
cecum
an/o
anus
appendic/o
appendix
185 terms
Digestive System Medical Terminology
alimentary canal
digestion
accessory organs
buccal cavity
gastrointestinal tract (GI) Medical Terminology pg 106
one of the functions of the GI tract-MT pg 106
liver, gallbladder, & pancreas-MT pg 106, 109 figure 6-3
oral cavity-MT pg 106
alimentary canal
gastrointestinal tract (GI) Medical Terminology pg 106
digestion
one of the functions of the GI tract-MT pg 106
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