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89 terms
Med. Term. Cancer Medicine
polyp, papilloma
root word + -oma (suffix)
carcinoma
sarcoma
any benign tumor projecting from surface epithelium
a benign tumor; root word designates primary tissue of origin
malignant tumor arising from surface, glandular, or parenchym…
malignant tumor of any primary tissue other than surface, gla…
polyp, papilloma
any benign tumor projecting from surface epithelium
root word + -oma (suffix)
a benign tumor; root word designates primary tissue of origin
40 terms
Cancer Medicine Term
Abvel/o
Cac/o
Carcin/o
Caster/o
Small sac
Bad
Cancer, Cancerous
Burn, Heat
Abvel/o
Small sac
Cac/o
Bad
11 terms
Cancer Medicine Terms
Carcin/o-
Chem/o-
Mut/a
Onc/o-
Cancer, cancerous
Chemical, drug
Genetic change
Tumor
Carcin/o-
Cancer, cancerous
Chem/o-
Chemical, drug
30 terms
Cancer Terms and Medicine Cabinet
Carcinoma
Sarcoma
T, N, M
Tumor Marker
most common form of cancer... develops from sheets of cells that…
Rare form of cancer... arise from connective or supportive tissu…
T= indicates the side of the tumor (mm)... N= whether the cancer…
substances produced by tumors or the body's response to the p…
Carcinoma
most common form of cancer... develops from sheets of cells that…
Sarcoma
Rare form of cancer... arise from connective or supportive tissu…
40 terms
Cancer Medicine (Oncology): TERMS
alveolar
cachexia
carcinoma in situ
electrocauterization
pertaining to small sac (tumors)
state or condition of bad (ill health)
cancerous mass, tumor in the body; localized cancer, confined…
process of burning or heating with electricity
alveolar
pertaining to small sac (tumors)
cachexia
state or condition of bad (ill health)
48 terms
Cancer Terms & Medicine Cabinet
carcinoma
sarcoma
well differentiated
clinical stage of a tumor is determine…
most common form of cancer; develops from sheets of cells tha…
rare form of cancer arising from connective and supportive ti…
tumor that looks like original source tissue
physical exam and imaging (CT, MRI)
carcinoma
most common form of cancer; develops from sheets of cells tha…
sarcoma
rare form of cancer arising from connective and supportive ti…
41 terms
Cancer Medicine (Ch 20)
polyp, papilloma
carcinoma
sarcoma
leukemia
any benign tumor projecting from surface epithelium
malignant tumor arising from surface, glandular, or parenchym…
malignant tumor of any primary tissue other than surface, gla…
neoplasm of blood cells
polyp, papilloma
any benign tumor projecting from surface epithelium
carcinoma
malignant tumor arising from surface, glandular, or parenchym…
37 terms
Medical Term - Cancer Medicine (Oncology)
alveol/o
cac/o
carcin/o
cauter/o
small sac
bad
cancer cancerous ... -carcinoma in situ: localized cancer
burn, heat
alveol/o
small sac
cac/o
bad
251 terms
The Language of Medicine Chapter 19 (Cancer Medicine : Oncology) TERMS
Adjuvant chemotherapy
Alkylating agents
Anaplasia, Dedifferentiation
Antibiotics
drugs are given after primary therapy (surgery or radiation);…
chemotherapeutic synthetic drugs that cause crosslinks and br…
loss of differentiation of cells; reversion to a more primiti…
chemotherapeutic drugs found in bacteria and fungi, which cau…
Adjuvant chemotherapy
drugs are given after primary therapy (surgery or radiation);…
Alkylating agents
chemotherapeutic synthetic drugs that cause crosslinks and br…
11 terms
cancer medicine
carcin
chem
mut
onc
cancer
chemical
genetic change
tumor
carcin
cancer
chem
chemical
64 terms
Cancer Medicine
alveol
carcin
anti
chem
sac
cancer
against
chemical
alveol
sac
carcin
cancer
152 terms
Cancer Medicine
adjuvant therapy
alkylating agents
anaplasia
angiogensis
drugs given early
synthetic chemicals alkyl groups that attack DNA, causing str…
loss of differentiation of cells; reversion to a more primiti…
froming new blood vessels
adjuvant therapy
drugs given early
alkylating agents
synthetic chemicals alkyl groups that attack DNA, causing str…
cancer medicine
metastasis
neoplasm
embryonic
encapsulated
MC brain malignancy; lung cancer MC site of origin; junction…
A new growth of different or abnormal tissue, such as a tumor…
adj. not yet developed; at an early stage
Enclosed in a capsule... Surrounded by a capsule; benign tumors…
metastasis
MC brain malignancy; lung cancer MC site of origin; junction…
neoplasm
A new growth of different or abnormal tissue, such as a tumor…
114 terms
Cancer medicine
growth rate
character of growth
tumor spread
cell differentiation
benign: slow... malignant: rapid
benign: expansion... malignant: infiltration
benign: remains localized... malignant: metastasis by bloodstrea…
benign: well differentiated... malignant: poorly differentiated
growth rate
benign: slow... malignant: rapid
character of growth
benign: expansion... malignant: infiltration
35 terms
CANCER MEDICINE
polyp, palilloma
oma
leukemia
sarcoma
any benign tumor projecting from surface epithelium
benign tumor
neoplasm of blood cells
malignant tumor of any primary tissue other than surface, gla…
polyp, palilloma
any benign tumor projecting from surface epithelium
oma
benign tumor
60 terms
Cancer Medicine
onco
oncology
oncologist
carcino
tumor
study and treatment of tumors
one who studies tumors
cancer
onco
tumor
oncology
study and treatment of tumors
104 terms
Cancer Medicine
Adenocarcinoma
Adjuvant therapy
Alkylating agents
Anaplasia
Mass or tumor of a gland
Drugs given early in course of treatment along with surgery o…
Synthetic chemicals containing alkyl groups that attack DNA c…
Loss of differentiation of cells reversion to a more primitiv…
Adenocarcinoma
Mass or tumor of a gland
Adjuvant therapy
Drugs given early in course of treatment along with surgery o…
11 terms
Cancer Medicine
Carcin/o
Chem/o
Mut/a
Onc/o
Cancerous
Chemical, drug
Genetic change
Tumor
Carcin/o
Cancerous
Chem/o
Chemical, drug
18 terms
Cancer Medicine
Cancer
1/5
Bloodstream, lymphatic
Lung, breast, colorectal
A disease characterized by unrestrained and excessive of cell…
Cancer causes __ of all U.S
Cancer cells are able to spread throughout the body by ______…
Most common causes of cancer deaths in woman.
Cancer
A disease characterized by unrestrained and excessive of cell…
1/5
Cancer causes __ of all U.S
59 terms
Cancer Medicine
Benign
Malignant
Anaplasia
BRCA1 and BRCA2 Genes
Tumors that are slow growing, encapsulated and noninvasive, w…
Tumors that are rapidly multiplying, invasive and infiltrativ…
Characteristic of malignant tumors, cancerous cells that rese…
Involved in breast and ovarian cancer.
Benign
Tumors that are slow growing, encapsulated and noninvasive, w…
Malignant
Tumors that are rapidly multiplying, invasive and infiltrativ…
69 terms
Cancer Medicine
diffuse
dysplastic
epidermoid
follicular
spreading evenly throughout the affected tissue
containing abnormal-appearing cells that are not clearly canc…
resembling squamous epithelial cells
forming small glandular sacs
diffuse
spreading evenly throughout the affected tissue
dysplastic
containing abnormal-appearing cells that are not clearly canc…
105 terms
Cancer Medicine
benign tumor
malignant tumor
polyp, papilloma
root word + oma
slow growth rate, expansion, remains localized, well differen…
rapid growth rate, infiltration, metastasis by bloodstream an…
any benign tumor projecting from surface epithelium
benign tumor, root word=primary tissue of organ
benign tumor
slow growth rate, expansion, remains localized, well differen…
malignant tumor
rapid growth rate, infiltration, metastasis by bloodstream an…
159 terms
Cancer Medicine
cystic
fungating
inflammatory
medullary
forming large open spaces filled with fluid
mushrooming pattern of growth in which tumor cells pile one o…
having the features of inflammation--that is redness, swellin…
large, soft, fleshy tumors
cystic
forming large open spaces filled with fluid
fungating
mushrooming pattern of growth in which tumor cells pile one o…
38 terms
cancer medicine
cystic
fungating
inflammatory
medullary
forming large open spaces filled with fluid
mushrooming pattern of growth in which tumor cells pile one o…
having the features of inflammation- that is redness, swellin…
large, soft, fleshy tumor
cystic
forming large open spaces filled with fluid
fungating
mushrooming pattern of growth in which tumor cells pile one o…
12 terms
Cancer Medicine
Adjuvant Therapy
Alkylating Agents
anaplasia
angiogenesis
Assisting primary treatment. Drugs are given early in the cou…
Synthetic chemicals containing alkyl groups that attack DNA,…
loss of differentiation of cells; reversion to a more primiti…
process of forming new blood vessels
Adjuvant Therapy
Assisting primary treatment. Drugs are given early in the cou…
Alkylating Agents
Synthetic chemicals containing alkyl groups that attack DNA,…
105 terms
Cancer Medicine
benign tumor
malignant tumor
polyp, papilloma
root word + oma
slow growth rate, expansion, remains localized, well differen…
rapid growth rate, infiltration, metastasis by bloodstream an…
any benign tumor projecting from surface epithelium
benign tumor, root word=primary tissue of organ
benign tumor
slow growth rate, expansion, remains localized, well differen…
malignant tumor
rapid growth rate, infiltration, metastasis by bloodstream an…
53 terms
MED TERM CH20: Cancer Medicine
Malignant tumor
Benign tumor
Polyp, papilloma
root word + -oma (suffix)
rapid growth rate, infiltrates, metastasis by bloodstream and…
Slow growth, expansion, remains localized, and well different…
Any benign tumor projecting from surface epithelium
A benign tumor; root word designates primary tissue of origin
Malignant tumor
rapid growth rate, infiltrates, metastasis by bloodstream and…
Benign tumor
Slow growth, expansion, remains localized, and well different…
39 terms
Med Term Ch. 19 Cancer Medicine
alveol/o
cac/o
carcin/o
cauter/o
small sac
bad
cancer; cancerous
to burn
alveol/o
small sac
cac/o
bad
40 terms
Chapter 19 Terms (Cancer Medicine: Oncology)
Alveolar
Cachexia
Carcinoma in situ
Electrocauterization
Pertaining to small sac
Bad state or condition
Cancerous tumor confirmed to the site of origin
Process of burning using electrical current
Alveolar
Pertaining to small sac
Cachexia
Bad state or condition
38 terms
Week 5 Medical Term Cancer Medicine
alveol/o
cac/o
carcin/o
cauter/o
small sac
bad
cancer, cancerous
burn, heat
alveol/o
small sac
cac/o
bad
159 terms
med term 19- cancer medicine (oncology)
anaplasia
angiogenesis
cystic
fungating
loss of differentiation of cells; reversion to a more primiti…
process of forming new blood vessels
forming large open spaces filled with fluid
mushrooming pattern of growth in which tumor cells pile one o…
anaplasia
loss of differentiation of cells; reversion to a more primiti…
angiogenesis
process of forming new blood vessels
38 terms
Med Term Ch. 19 Cancer Medicine (Oncology)
Alveol/o
Cac/o
Carcin/o
Cauter/o
Small sac
Bad
Cancer, cancerous
Burn, heat
Alveol/o
Small sac
Cac/o
Bad
38 terms
Med Term Exam 7- cancer medicine (oncology)
malignant tumors
neoplasms
malignant
benign
cancer cells that accumulate as growths that compress, invade…
tumors; new growths that arise from normal tissue
capable of invasion and spread to surrounding or more distant…
noncancerous, noninvasive and not spreading to other sites
malignant tumors
cancer cells that accumulate as growths that compress, invade…
neoplasms
tumors; new growths that arise from normal tissue
72 terms
MedTermAC: Chapter (19) Cancer Medicine (Oncology) VOCABULARY
adjuvant therapy
alkylating agents
anaplasia
angiogenesis
assisting primary treatment. Drugs are given early in the cou…
synthetic chemicals containing alkyl groups that attack DNA,…
loss of differentiation of cells; reversion to a more primiti…
process of forming new blood vessels.
adjuvant therapy
assisting primary treatment. Drugs are given early in the cou…
alkylating agents
synthetic chemicals containing alkyl groups that attack DNA,…
88 terms
The Language of Medicine Chapter 19 - Cancer Medicine (Oncology) - terms
tumor - benign
tumor - malignant
tumor (neoplasms)
mitosis
noncancerous growth (neoplasm)... 1. grows slowly... 2. often encap…
tumor having characteristics of continuous growth, invasivene…
new growths that arise from normal tissue
process of cell division (DNA), daughter cells... replication of…
tumor - benign
noncancerous growth (neoplasm)... 1. grows slowly... 2. often encap…
tumor - malignant
tumor having characteristics of continuous growth, invasivene…
87 terms
Medicine: GYN cancer
What presents with abnormal vaginal bl…
What presents with vaginal bleeding in…
What has an insidious onset with non-s…
What presents with abnormal uterine bl…
Cervical cancer
Endometrial cancer
Ovarian cancer
Uterine sarcoma
What presents with abnormal vaginal bl…
Cervical cancer
What presents with vaginal bleeding in…
Endometrial cancer
45 terms
Ch 19 - Cancer Medicine
Adenoma's
Carcinoma + type of tissue involved
Sarcoma's
alveol/o
Benign tumors of epithelial or glandular origin
Malignant tumors of epithelial origin... Ex: Gastric adenocarci…
Malignant but less common than carcinoma's.... Connective tissu…
small sac
Adenoma's
Benign tumors of epithelial or glandular origin
Carcinoma + type of tissue involved
Malignant tumors of epithelial origin... Ex: Gastric adenocarci…
69 terms
5 - Cancer - Internal Medicine
Most cancer recurrence happens in the…
__________ increases risk of cancer re…
Big causes of throat cancer in adults
Best drug for chemo-induced N/V *$*…
2
Smoking
Smoking... HPV
Serotonin antagonists (Ondansetron/Zofran) *$*
Most cancer recurrence happens in the…
2
__________ increases risk of cancer re…
Smoking
11 terms
Oral Medicine - Oral Cancer
Name the 4 main Oral Malignant Neoplasms
What is 'Erythroplakia?
Are 'Leukoplakias' premalignant?
Which other white patches besides Leuk…
Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma (OSCC)... Kaposi Sarcoma... Basal Cell…
It is a Red patch which cannot be diagnosed either histologic…
Yes, some Leukoplakias are premalignant such as:... - Sublingual…
- Oral Mucous fibrosis... - Lichen Planus (Non-reticular/Erosive…
Name the 4 main Oral Malignant Neoplasms
Oral Squamous Cell Carcinoma (OSCC)... Kaposi Sarcoma... Basal Cell…
What is 'Erythroplakia?
It is a Red patch which cannot be diagnosed either histologic…
21 terms
Chapter 20: Cancer Medicine
Carcinoma
Sarcoma
Leukemia
*Aspirate
Malignant tumor arising from the surface, glandular, or paren…
Malignant tumor of any primary tissue other than surface, gla…
Neoplasm of blood cells.
Withdrawal of fluid from a lump, often a cyst.
Carcinoma
Malignant tumor arising from the surface, glandular, or paren…
Sarcoma
Malignant tumor of any primary tissue other than surface, gla…
39 terms
Ch. 19 Cancer Medicine
alveol/o
cac/o
carcin/o
cauter/o
small sac
bad
cancer, cancerous
burn, heat
alveol/o
small sac
cac/o
bad
39 terms
Cancer Medicine (Oncology)
alvol/o
cac/o
carcin/o
cauter/o
small sac
bad
cancer, cancerous
burn, heat
alvol/o
small sac
cac/o
bad
34 terms
Clinical Medicine - Skin Cancer
Describe Melanoma: ... - Etiology... - Incr…
Describe Congenital Melanocytic Nevus
Describe Cutaneous Melanoma
Describe Lentigo Maligna
- Develop from neural crest-derived melanocytes ... - Fair com…
- Present at birth but may appear in neonatal period (Tardive…
- Superficial spreading is most common ... - Accounts for 2/3 of…
- Older individuals... - Chronically sun exposed skin
Describe Melanoma: ... - Etiology... - Incr…
- Develop from neural crest-derived melanocytes ... - Fair com…
Describe Congenital Melanocytic Nevus
- Present at birth but may appear in neonatal period (Tardive…
108 terms
Cancer Medicine (Oncology)
Alveol/o
Cac/o
Carcin/o
Cauter/o
Small sac
Bad
Cancer, cancerous
Burn/heat
Alveol/o
Small sac
Cac/o
Bad
94 terms
Medicine Cancer Test
What are the concepts of cancer?
Detection and Prevention
What are the treatments for cancer?
Cell Division
- Characteristics of tumors... - Pathophysiology/Etiology... -Risk…
- 7 warning signs... - Diagnostics... - Staging
- Surgery ... - Chemotherapy... - Radiation
Mitosis
What are the concepts of cancer?
- Characteristics of tumors... - Pathophysiology/Etiology... -Risk…
Detection and Prevention
- 7 warning signs... - Diagnostics... - Staging
Medicine - Module 7 - Cancer
Blastoma
Cancer
Carcinogen
Carcinoma in situ
a cancer that originates in undifferentiated embryonic tissues
an abnormal growth of human cells that damages surrounding ti…
materials that cause cancer
abnormal cells that are only found in the layer of cells wher…
Blastoma
a cancer that originates in undifferentiated embryonic tissues
Cancer
an abnormal growth of human cells that damages surrounding ti…
55 terms
Vocabulary- Oncology (cancer medicine)
adjuvant
adjuvant therapy
anaplasia
antimetabolite
A substance, especially a drug, additive prescription to assi…
Treatment of a disease with a substance especially a drug tha…
A change in the structure and orientation of cells characteri…
A class of anti-neoplastic drugs used to treat cancer. these…
adjuvant
A substance, especially a drug, additive prescription to assi…
adjuvant therapy
Treatment of a disease with a substance especially a drug tha…
214 terms
Cancer Medicine (Oncology)
cystic
inflammation
medullary
fungating
forming large open spaces filled with fluid
having the features of inflammation, that is redness, swellin…
large, soft, fleshy tumors
mushrooming pattern of growth in which tumor cells pile one o…
cystic
forming large open spaces filled with fluid
inflammation
having the features of inflammation, that is redness, swellin…
87 terms
Cancer Medicine Test
Detection and Prevention
Mitosis
Benign
Malignant
-7 warning signs (CAUTION)... -Diagnostics (How do we diagnose?…
-cells have different rates of division ... -epidermis, gi tract…
Non cancerous
Cancerous, fatal
Detection and Prevention
-7 warning signs (CAUTION)... -Diagnostics (How do we diagnose?…
Mitosis
-cells have different rates of division ... -epidermis, gi tract…
73 terms
Vocabulary-Cancer Medicine (Oncology)
adjuvant therapy
alkylating agents
anaplasia
angiogenesis
Assisting primary treatment. Drugs are given early in the cou…
Synthetic chemicals containing alkyl groups that attack DNA,…
Loss of differentiation of cells; reversion to a more primiti…
Process of forming new blood vessels.
adjuvant therapy
Assisting primary treatment. Drugs are given early in the cou…
alkylating agents
Synthetic chemicals containing alkyl groups that attack DNA,…
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