Study sets matching "the language of medicine"

Study sets
Classes
Users

Study sets matching "the language of medicine"

171 terms
The Language of Medicine Chapter 7
Cali/o... Calic/o
Cyst/o
Glomerul/o
Meat/o
Calyx (calix)... Ex: Caliectasis
Urinary bladder
Glomerulus
Meatus
Cali/o... Calic/o
Calyx (calix)... Ex: Caliectasis
Cyst/o
Urinary bladder
135 terms
The Language of Medicine
aden/o
arthr/o
carcin/o
cardi/o
Gland
Joint
cancerous, cancer
heart
aden/o
Gland
arthr/o
Joint
260 terms
The language of Medicine
aden
arthr
bio
carcin
gland
joint
life
cancerous, cancer
aden
gland
arthr
joint
The language of medicine
-Malacia
-megaly
Brady-
Ante-
Softening
Enlargement
Slow
Before;forward
-Malacia
Softening
-megaly
Enlargement
317 terms
The language of medicine
Cerebr/o
Cis/o
Cyst/o
Cyt/o
Cerebrum (largest part of the brain)
To cut
Urinary bladder
Cell
Cerebr/o
Cerebrum (largest part of the brain)
Cis/o
To cut
77 terms
The Language of Medicine
aden/o
arthr/o
bi/o
carcin/o
gland
joint
life
cancerous, cancer
aden/o
gland
arthr/o
joint
421 terms
The language of medicine
ADEN
ARTHR
BI
CARCIN
gland
joint
life
cancer
ADEN
gland
ARTHR
joint
The Language of Medicine Chapter 2
Digestive system
Urinary or excretory system
Cells—The fundamental unit of all livi…
Body cavities are the spaces within th…
mouth, pharynx (throat), esophagus, stomach, intestines (smal…
kidneys, ureters, urinary bladder, urethra
Digestive system
mouth, pharynx (throat), esophagus, stomach, intestines (smal…
Urinary or excretory system
kidneys, ureters, urinary bladder, urethra
91 terms
the language of medicine
adenitis
adenoma
adenopathy
anemia
inflammation of the gland
tumor of a gland
disease condition of a gland
disease of the hemoglobin in the blood caused by low blood ce…
adenitis
inflammation of the gland
adenoma
tumor of a gland
The Language of Medicine
aden/o
arthr/o
carcin/o
cardi/o
Gland
Joint
cancerous, cancer
heart
aden/o
Gland
arthr/o
Joint
76 terms
the language of the medicine
ano
appendo... appendico
bucco
ceco
anus
appendix
cheek
cecum
ano
anus
appendo... appendico
appendix
The Language Of Medicine
root
suffix
combining vowel
how do you read terms?
foundation of word, all medical terms have at least 1
word ending, all medical terms have 1
links the root to a suffix or another root, usually o and has…
start with suffix then work backwards
root
foundation of word, all medical terms have at least 1
suffix
word ending, all medical terms have 1
20 terms
Language of Medicine
Root
prefix
Suffix
Combining Vowels
bears the core meaning of the word
Is there to modify the core meaning of the word. i.e epigastr…
added to the end of the word to modify its core meaning
They join root words ex. the "o" in cardio- cardiology, cardi…
Root
bears the core meaning of the word
prefix
Is there to modify the core meaning of the word. i.e epigastr…
218 terms
Language of Medicine
-algia
dys-
-ectomy
hyper-
pain
bad, difficult, or painful
surgical removal, cutting out
excessive, increased
-algia
pain
dys-
bad, difficult, or painful
114 terms
Language of medicine unit 3
abdomin/o
acr/o
acu/o
aden/o
abdomen
extremities, top, extreme point
sharp, severe, sudden
gland
abdomin/o
abdomen
acr/o
extremities, top, extreme point
48 terms
Language of Medicine
ad-
ana
ante-
anti-
toward
up, apart
before, forward
against
ad-
toward
ana
up, apart
139 terms
Language of medicine unit 2
Anabolism
Catabolism
Cell membrain
Chromosome
Process of building up large proteins from small protein piec…
Process whereby complex nutrients are broken down to simpler…
Structure surrounding and protecting the cell. It determines…
Rod-shaped structures in the nucleus that contain regions of…
Anabolism
Process of building up large proteins from small protein piec…
Catabolism
Process whereby complex nutrients are broken down to simpler…
Language of Medicine
acu/o
blephar/o
isch/o
lapar/o
sharp/severe/sudden
eyelid (comb. form)
to hold back (comb. form)
abdomen/abdominal wall
acu/o
sharp/severe/sudden
blephar/o
eyelid (comb. form)
The language of medicine
endoscopy
pathogenic
carcinogenic
leukemia
kỹ thuật nội soi
nguyên nhân gây bệnh
nguyên nhân gây ung thư
bệnh bạch cấu
endoscopy
kỹ thuật nội soi
pathogenic
nguyên nhân gây bệnh
16 terms
language of medicine
accurate adj
acknowledge v
afflict v
advance
correct and true in every... detail =precise / #inaccurate]
to admit or accept that... something is true or that a... situation…
to affect someone or... something in an unpleasant... way, and make…
[=development]
accurate adj
correct and true in every... detail =precise / #inaccurate]
acknowledge v
to admit or accept that... something is true or that a... situation…
The Language of Medicine
Word beginnings are called
The foundation of a word is known as the
A letter linking a suffix and a root,…
Word endings are called
Prefix
Root
Combining vowel
Suffixes
Word beginnings are called
Prefix
The foundation of a word is known as the
Root
Language and medicine
Aden/o
Arthr/o
Bi/o
Carcin/o
Gland
Joint
Life
Cancerous,cancer
Aden/o
Gland
Arthr/o
Joint
27 terms
medicine, the language of
ablation
angina pectoris
angiography
artificial pacemaker
...
...
...
...
ablation
...
angina pectoris
...
7 terms
The language of medicine
The language of medicine
Root
Cardiology
Cardiomyopathy
90% of medical terms used today are from Greek and Latin roots
Breaks the core meaning of the word
Cardio-heart... Logy-study of heart
Disease of the heart muscle
The language of medicine
90% of medical terms used today are from Greek and Latin roots
Root
Breaks the core meaning of the word
The Language of Medicine
AAA
AAS
ABD
AP
abdominal aortic aneurysm
acute abdominal series
abdomen
anteroposterior
AAA
abdominal aortic aneurysm
AAS
acute abdominal series
the language of medicine
kostka
ramię
plecy
pośladki
ankle
arm/shoulder
back
buttocks
kostka
ankle
ramię
arm/shoulder
132 terms
The Language of Medicine
aden/o
arthr/o
bi/o
carcin/o
gland
joint
life
cancerous, cancer
aden/o
gland
arthr/o
joint
The language of medicine
major parts of a cell include
adipose tissue
cartilage
epithelial cells(epi - above, upon, on)
1.chromosomes, 2.nucleus, 3.cell membrane, 4.cytoplasm, 5.mit…
collection of fat cells
flexible connective tissue attached to bones and joints.
skin cells that cover the outside of the body and the line th…
major parts of a cell include
1.chromosomes, 2.nucleus, 3.cell membrane, 4.cytoplasm, 5.mit…
adipose tissue
collection of fat cells
86 terms
The language of medicine
Adenitis
Adenoma
Adenopathy
Anemia
Inflammation of the gland
Tumor of gland
...
...
Adenitis
Inflammation of the gland
Adenoma
Tumor of gland
78 terms
The language of medicine
aden/o
arthr/o
bi/o
carcin/o
gland
joiny
life
cancerous, cancer
aden/o
gland
arthr/o
joiny
216 terms
the language of medicine
kostka
ramię
plecy
pośladki
ankle
arm/shoulder
back
buttocks
kostka
ankle
ramię
arm/shoulder
24 terms
The language of medicine
Acr/o
Acu/o
Amni/o
Angi/o
Extremities
Sharp, severe, sudden
Amnion (sac surrounding the embryo in the uterus)
Vessel
Acr/o
Extremities
Acu/o
Sharp, severe, sudden
The Language of Medicine
Aden
Arthr
Bi
Carcin
Gland
Joint
Life
Cancerous, cancer
Aden
Gland
Arthr
Joint
88 terms
the language of medicine
Adenitis
adenoma
adenopathy
anemia
inflammation of the galand
tumor of a gland
disease of the gland
decrease in erythrocytes or an abnormality of the hemoglobin
Adenitis
inflammation of the galand
adenoma
tumor of a gland
216 terms
the language of medicine
kostka
ramię
plecy
pośladki
ankle
arm/shoulder
back
buttocks
kostka
ankle
ramię
arm/shoulder
Language of Medicine Chapter 11
angi/o
aort/o
arter/o, arteri/o
ather/o
vessel (1)
aorta
artery
yellowish plaque, fatty substance
angi/o
vessel (1)
aort/o
aorta
the language of medicine
where does the 90% of medical terms us…
how is the language of medicine compos…
hepato cellular carcinoma
cavernous sinus thrombosis
greek and latin
root, core meaning of the word... combining vowels, join the roo…
liver cancer
huge blood claud on sinus
where does the 90% of medical terms us…
greek and latin
how is the language of medicine compos…
root, core meaning of the word... combining vowels, join the roo…
126 terms
The Language of Medicine Chapter 3
abdomin/o
acr/o
acu/o
aden/o
abdomen (combining form)
extremities, top, extreme point (combining form)
sharp, severe, sudden (combining form)
gland (combing form)
abdomin/o
abdomen (combining form)
acr/o
extremities, top, extreme point (combining form)
126 terms
The Language of Medicine Chapter 3
abdomin/o
acr/o
acu/o
aden/o
abdomen (combining form)
extremities, top, extreme point (combining form)
sharp, severe, sudden (combining form)
gland (combing form)
abdomin/o
abdomen (combining form)
acr/o
extremities, top, extreme point (combining form)
The Language of Medicine Chapter 1
aden/o
arthr/o
bi/o
carcin/o
gland
joint
life
cancer, cancerous
aden/o
gland
arthr/o
joint
25 terms
The Language of Medicine- Quiz 1
Carin/o
Enter/o
Ped/o
Arthr/o
Cancer
Intestine, usually small intestine
Child
Joint
Carin/o
Cancer
Enter/o
Intestine, usually small intestine
56 terms
The Language of Medicine Chapter 7
Cali/o... Calic/o
Cyst/o
Glomerul/o
Meat/o
Calyx (calix)... Ex: Caliectasis
Urinary bladder
Glomerulus
Meatus
Cali/o... Calic/o
Calyx (calix)... Ex: Caliectasis
Cyst/o
Urinary bladder
Language of Medicine
-algia
dys-
-ectomy
hyper-
pain
bad, difficult, or painful
surgical removal, cutting out
excessive, increased
-algia
pain
dys-
bad, difficult, or painful
Language of Medicine
Prefix
the words ending
Prefix
The foundation of the term
All medical terms have:
What is a suffix, in word analysis?
Which elements appears at the beginning of a medical term?
What is a root, in word analysis?
Prefix
All medical terms have:
the words ending
What is a suffix, in word analysis?
80 terms
Language of medicine
Aden
Arthr
Bi
Carcin
Gland
Joint
Life
Cancerous
Aden
Gland
Arthr
Joint
63 terms
Chapter 6: The language of Medicine
-ectasis
-emesis
-pepsia
-phagia
dilation (widening)
vomiting
digestion
eating (swallowing)
-ectasis
dilation (widening)
-emesis
vomiting
Language of Medicine
Viscera
Eviscerate
Cranial cavity
Vertebral canal
Inside a cavity
Take everything out
Brain
Holds spinal cord
Viscera
Inside a cavity
Eviscerate
Take everything out
The Language of Medicine - Chapter 4
Carp/o
Cib/o
Cis/o
Cost/o
Wrist bones
Meals
To cut
Rib
Carp/o
Wrist bones
Cib/o
Meals
19 terms
Language of medicine
Deep
Distal
Gram
Globin
Away from the surface
Far from attachment to the trunk or far from beginning of str…
Record
Protein
Deep
Away from the surface
Distal
Far from attachment to the trunk or far from beginning of str…
78 terms
The Language of Medicine Chapter 1
aden/o
arthr/o
bi/o
carcin/o
gland
joint
life
cancerous, cancer
aden/o
gland
arthr/o
joint
1 of 10