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Medical Terminology- Endocrine System (Abbreviations)
ADH
DM
FBS
FSH
antidiuretic hormone
diabetes mellitus
fasting blood sugar
follicle stimulating hormone
ADH
antidiuretic hormone
DM
diabetes mellitus
Medical Terminology Abbreviations (Endocrine System)
BS
FBS
Dm
GTT
Blood Sugar, Breath Sound, Buccal Sound
Fasting Blood sugar
Diabetes Mellitus
Glucose Tolerance Test
BS
Blood Sugar, Breath Sound, Buccal Sound
FBS
Fasting Blood sugar
23 terms
Medical Terminology-Endocrine System Abbreviations
ACTH
ADH
BMR
DI
Adrenocorticotropin
Antidiurectic hormone
Basal metabolic rate
Diabetes Insipidus
ACTH
Adrenocorticotropin
ADH
Antidiurectic hormone
10 terms
Medical Terminology Endocrine System Abbreviations
ACTH
DM
GH
GTT
Adrenocorticotropic hormone
Diabetes mellitus
Growth hormone
Glucose tolerance test
ACTH
Adrenocorticotropic hormone
DM
Diabetes mellitus
Medical terminology Endocrine System Abbreviations
BMR
DI
DM
FBG
Basa metabolic rate
Diabetes insipidus
Diabetes mellitus
Fasting blood glucose
BMR
Basa metabolic rate
DI
Diabetes insipidus
6 terms
Medical/Body System Terminology - Endocrine System (abbreviations)
DI
DM
FBS
HbA1C
diabetes insipidus
diabetes mellitus
fasting blood sugar
glycosylated hemoglobin
DI
diabetes insipidus
DM
diabetes mellitus
Medical Terminology Chapter 12 - Endocrine System Abbreviations
ADH
BG, BS
BMI
BMR
antidiuretic hormone
blood glucose, blood sugar
body mass index
basal metabolic rate
ADH
antidiuretic hormone
BG, BS
blood glucose, blood sugar
19 terms
Medical Terminology II Endocrine System Abbreviations
ACTH
BS
CSII
CGM
adrenocorticotropic hormone
blood sugar
continuous subcutaneous insulin infusion
continuous glucose monitor
ACTH
adrenocorticotropic hormone
BS
blood sugar
14 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 15: Abbreviations of the Endocrine System
ACTH
ADH
DI
DM
adrenocorticotrophic hormone
antidiuretic hormone
diabetes insipidus
diabetes mellitus
ACTH
adrenocorticotrophic hormone
ADH
antidiuretic hormone
28 terms
Medical Terminology Abbreviations - Endocrine System LV-426
ACTH
ADH
BGM
DI
adrenocorticotropic hormone
antidiuretic hormone
blood glucose monitoring
diabetes insipidus
ACTH
adrenocorticotropic hormone
ADH
antidiuretic hormone
87 terms
Medical Terminology Endocrine System
acr/o
adren/o
crin/o
-dipsia
extremities
adrenal glands
secrete
thirst
acr/o
extremities
adren/o
adrenal glands
Medical Abbreviations for Endocrine System
BS
FBS
GTT
Na+
Blood sugar
Fasting blood sugar
Glucose tolerance test
Sodium
BS
Blood sugar
FBS
Fasting blood sugar
80 terms
Endocrine System - Medical Terminology
hormone
Endocrine Glands
Exocrine Glands
adrenal cortex
substance that is produced by endocrine gland
secrete these hormones directly into the bloodstream
send chemical substances via ducts to the outside of the body
outer section of the gland near or toward the kidney (cortex:…
hormone
substance that is produced by endocrine gland
Endocrine Glands
secrete these hormones directly into the bloodstream
15 terms
Medical Terminology of Endocrine System
Hormones
Growth & Development
Reproduction
Secrete
Chemical messengers or signals from endocrine glands
maturing from infancy through adulthood
fertilization of female ova forms into a new individual human
to discharge a substance from a gland
Hormones
Chemical messengers or signals from endocrine glands
Growth & Development
maturing from infancy through adulthood
Medical Abbreviations (Endocrine System)
BMR
DM
FBS
IDDM
basal metabolic rate
diabetes mellitus
fasting blood sugar
insulin -dependent diabities mekkitus , known as type type 1…
BMR
basal metabolic rate
DM
diabetes mellitus
7 terms
Medical abbreviations-Endocrinal system
BMR
DM
FBS
IDDM
Basal metabolic rate
Diabetes mellitus
Fasting blood sugar
Insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus, known as tipe 1 diabetes
BMR
Basal metabolic rate
DM
Diabetes mellitus
34 terms
Medical Terminology: The Endocrine System
ad-
endo-
epi-
exo-
toward
within
upon
out; away from
ad-
toward
endo-
within
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,…
medical terminology endocrine system
dips/o
gluc/o, glucose/o, glyc/o
hormone/o
ket/o, keton/o
Thirst
glucose sugar
hormone
ketone bodies
dips/o
Thirst
gluc/o, glucose/o, glyc/o
glucose sugar
75 terms
Medical Terminology Endocrine System
acr/o
adren/o
crin/o
-dipsia
extremities
adrenal glands
secrete
thirst
acr/o
extremities
adren/o
adrenal glands
65 terms
Medical Terminology - Endocrine System
Pituitary (hypophysis)
anterior pituitary lobe
posterior pituitary lobe
pineal
master gland; has regulatory effects on other endocrine glands
influences growth and sexual development, thyroid function, a…
stimulates the reabsorption of water and elevates blood press…
helps regulate the release of gonadotropin and controls body…
Pituitary (hypophysis)
master gland; has regulatory effects on other endocrine glands
anterior pituitary lobe
influences growth and sexual development, thyroid function, a…
11 terms
Medical Terminology: Endocrine System
aden/o
adren/o, adrenal/o
cortic/o
crin/o
gland
adrenal glands
cortex
secrete
aden/o
gland
adren/o, adrenal/o
adrenal glands
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…
Endocrine System Medical Terminology
acro-
adreno-
ante-
-crine
body extremity
adrenal gland
before, in front of
secrete
acro-
body extremity
adreno-
adrenal gland
186 terms
Medical Terminology Endocrine System
kali
adren/o
crin/o
-dipsia
potassium
adrenal glands
secrete
thirst
kali
potassium
adren/o
adrenal glands
101 terms
Medical Terminology - The endocrine system
Acid/o
Acr/o
Aden/o
adenohypophysis
(combining form) acid
(combining form) extremity, point
(combining form) gland
anterior lobe of the pituitary
Acid/o
(combining form) acid
Acr/o
(combining form) extremity, point
Medical Terminology: Endocrine System
The Endocrine System
The Pituitary Gland
Anterior Lobe: adenohypophysis
Prolactin (PRL)
Produces chemicals (hormones) that trigger body responses tha…
Also called the "master gland"
A pituitary gland, where the anterior pituitary hormones are…
Milk production.
The Endocrine System
Produces chemicals (hormones) that trigger body responses tha…
The Pituitary Gland
Also called the "master gland"
85 terms
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,…
Medical Terminology- Endocrine System
Pituitary Gland or Hypophysis Cerebri
Anterior Lobe or Adenohypophysis
Growth Hormone (GH)
Adrenocorticotropic Hormone (ACTH)
Approximately the size of a pea and located at the base of th…
Produces and secretes the following hormones: GH, ACTH, TSH,…
Regulates the growth of the body.
Stimulates the adrenal cortex.
Pituitary Gland or Hypophysis Cerebri
Approximately the size of a pea and located at the base of th…
Anterior Lobe or Adenohypophysis
Produces and secretes the following hormones: GH, ACTH, TSH,…
21 terms
Medical Terminology: Endocrine System
adren/o... adrenal/o
calc/o
crin/o
gluc/o... glyc/o... glycos/o
adrenal glands
calcium
secrete
sugar,... sweetness
adren/o... adrenal/o
adrenal glands
calc/o
calcium
15 terms
Medical terminology Unit 6: Endocrine And Nervous System Abbreviations
CT
XR
EEG
PNS
Cumputerized tomography
X-ray
Electroencephalogram
Peripheral nervous system
CT
Cumputerized tomography
XR
X-ray
62 terms
Medical Terminology- Endocrine System
antagonistic
electrolyte
glucagon
glucose
Acting in opposition; mutually opposing
Mineral salt (sodium, potassium, and calcium) that carries an…
Hormone produced by pancreatic alpha cells that stimulates th…
Simple sugar that is the end product of carbohydrate digestion
antagonistic
Acting in opposition; mutually opposing
electrolyte
Mineral salt (sodium, potassium, and calcium) that carries an…
100 terms
Medical Terminology - Endocrine System
adeno
adreno, adrenalo
andro
crino
gland
adrenal gland
male
to secrete
adeno
gland
adreno, adrenalo
adrenal gland
34 terms
Medical Terminology Simplified (Gylys) Ch. 9: Endocrine and Nervous Systems Abbreviations
ADH
BG
BS
DM
antidiuretic hormone
blood glucose
blood sugar
diabetes mellitus
ADH
antidiuretic hormone
BG
blood glucose
128 terms
MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY: Endocrine System
acr/o
aden/o
adren/o
calc/o
extremities
gland
adrenal gland
calcium
acr/o
extremities
aden/o
gland
Medical Terminology: Endocrine System
ary
crine
ectomy
emia
Pertaining to
To secrete
Surgical removal
Blood condition
ary
Pertaining to
crine
To secrete
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…
69 terms
Medical Terminology: Endocrine System
antagonistic
electrolyte
glucagen
glucose
action in opposing, mutually oposing
mineral salt that carries an electrical charge in solution
hormone produced by pancreatic alpha cells that stimulates th…
simple sugar that is the end product of carbohydrate digestion
antagonistic
action in opposing, mutually oposing
electrolyte
mineral salt that carries an electrical charge in solution
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
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,…
142 terms
medical terminology: endocrine system
adrenal glands
hypothalamus
islets of langerhans
ovaries
located above each kidney-hormones that aid in metabolism, el…
part of the brain located near the pituitary gland that secre…
endocrine cells inside the pancreas that secrete hormones (gl…
paired female reproductive organs that produce hormones
adrenal glands
located above each kidney-hormones that aid in metabolism, el…
hypothalamus
part of the brain located near the pituitary gland that secre…
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
Medical Terminology Endocrine System Chapter 14 Pharmacology and Abbreviations
Antidiuretics
Antithyroids
Corticosteroids
Growth Hormone Replacements
Reduce or control the excretion of urine
Treat hyperthyroidism by impeding the formation of T3 and T4…
Replace hormones lost in adrenal insufficiency
Increase skeletal growth in children and growth hormone defic…
Antidiuretics
Reduce or control the excretion of urine
Antithyroids
Treat hyperthyroidism by impeding the formation of T3 and T4…
18 terms
Medical Terminology, Endocrine System
acr/o
aden/o
adren/o
cortic/o
extremities
gland
adrenal glands
cortex
acr/o
extremities
aden/o
gland
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
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
Medical Terminology, Endocrine System
acr/o
adren/o
calc/i
cortic/o
extremities
adrenal gland
calcium
cortex
acr/o
extremities
adren/o
adrenal gland
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…
37 terms
The Endocrine System - Medical Terminology
acid/o
acr/o
calci/o
crin/o
having an acidic pH (lower than 7.0)
extremity, top
calcium
to secrete
acid/o
having an acidic pH (lower than 7.0)
acr/o
extremity, top
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)
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