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48 terms
Language of Medicine, Chapter 4
adequate (adj)
afflict (v)
brittle (adj)
characterize (v)
sufficient... =acceptable, satisfactory... # inadequate, unacceptable
make someone suffer... = harm, trouble , affect... # comfort , soothe
hard but easily broken , fragile... = breakable , fragile... # unbr…
very typical of a particular thing or of someone's character…
adequate (adj)
sufficient... =acceptable, satisfactory... # inadequate, unacceptable
afflict (v)
make someone suffer... = harm, trouble , affect... # comfort , soothe
101 terms
Language of Medicine - ch 1
adenoma
Adenitis
arthritis
biology
Tumor of a gland.
Inflammation of a gland.
Inflammation of a joint.
Study of life.
adenoma
Tumor of a gland.
Adenitis
Inflammation of a gland.
88 terms
Language of Medicine - ch 5
Perianal
Appendectomy
Appendicitis
buccal mucosa
Pertaining to surrounding the anus.
Removal (resection) of the appendix.
Inflammation of the appendix.
The mucous membrane (mucosa) lining the cheek.
Perianal
Pertaining to surrounding the anus.
Appendectomy
Removal (resection) of the appendix.
201 terms
The Language of Medicine, Chabner, Chapter 22
AD
ADHD
ADLs
AIMS
Alzheimer disease; a form of dementia
attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder
activities of daily living
abnormal involuntary movement scale; used to monitor signs of…
AD
Alzheimer disease; a form of dementia
ADHD
attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder
42 terms
Language of medicine - chapter 2
abdominal
adipose
anterior
anabolism
Pertaining to the abdomen.
Pertaining to fat.
Pertaining to the front.
Process of casting up (building-up or synthesizing process in…
abdominal
Pertaining to the abdomen.
adipose
Pertaining to fat.
25 terms
Chapter 6 "The Language of Medicine"
Spitting up blood from the respiratory…
Suture:...................... A. -rrhapy…
New opening between two parts of the j…
Dilation of a lymph vessel:...........…
D
E
A
D
Spitting up blood from the respiratory…
D
Suture:...................... A. -rrhapy…
E
18 terms
Mom Language of Medicine
Adenoma
Cephalic
Cardiology
Carcinoma
Tumor of the glands
pertaining to the head, or to the head end of the body when d…
studies the heart and its abnormalities
cancerous tumor that grows from the epithelial (surface or sk…
Adenoma
Tumor of the glands
Cephalic
pertaining to the head, or to the head end of the body when d…
59 terms
The Language of Medicine Chapter 7
Cali/o
Calic/o
Cyst/o
Glomerul/o
Calyx (calix)
Calyx (calix)
Urinary bladder
Glomerulus
Cali/o
Calyx (calix)
Calic/o
Calyx (calix)
60 terms
The Language of Medicine (Chapter 8)
amniocentesis
amniotic fluid
endocervicitis
chorionic
Surgical puncture to remove fluid from the amnion
Fluid that is contained within the amnionic sac
Inflammation of the inner lining of the cervix
Pertaining to the chorion
amniocentesis
Surgical puncture to remove fluid from the amnion
amniotic fluid
Fluid that is contained within the amnionic sac
77 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 9
Bulbourethral Glands
Ejaculation
Ejaculatory Duct
Epididymus
Pair of exocrine glands near the male urethra. They secret fl…
Ejection of sperm and fluid from the male urethra.
Tube through which semen enters the male urethra.
One of a pair of long, tightly coiled tubes above each testis…
Bulbourethral Glands
Pair of exocrine glands near the male urethra. They secret fl…
Ejaculation
Ejection of sperm and fluid from the male urethra.
The Language of Medicine - Skin
adipocyte
Albino
apocrine sweat gland
basal layer
Fat Cell
Person with skin deficient in pigment (Melanin)
one of the large dermal exocrine glands located in the axilla…
deepest region of the epidermis; it gives rise to all the epi…
adipocyte
Fat Cell
Albino
Person with skin deficient in pigment (Melanin)
586 terms
Language of Medicine Terminology
aden/o
arthr/o
bi/o
log
gland
joint
life
study
aden/o
gland
arthr/o
joint
113 terms
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
62 terms
The Language of Medicine: Chapter 6
bronchiectasis
lymphangiectasia
hematemesis
hemolysis
dilation of bronchial tubes
dilation of lymph vessels
vomiting blood (from the digestive tract)
destruction of blood
bronchiectasis
dilation of bronchial tubes
lymphangiectasia
dilation of lymph vessels
219 terms
The Language of Medicine ( Chapter 1-4)
abdomin/o
adip/o
anter/o
bol/o
abdomen
fat
front
to cast (throw)
abdomin/o
abdomen
adip/o
fat
48 terms
Language of Medicine Ch 5
Absorption
Amino acid's
Amylase
Appendix
Passage of materials through the walls of the small intestine…
Small building blocks of proteins released when proteins are…
Enzyme secreted by the pancreas and salivary glands to digest…
Blind pouch hanging from the cecum
Absorption
Passage of materials through the walls of the small intestine…
Amino acid's
Small building blocks of proteins released when proteins are…
12 terms
the language of sports medicine
frontal
sagittal
transverse
prone
the plane that divides the body into anterior and posterior p…
the plane that divides the body into left and right parts
the plane that divides the body into superior and inferior pa…
the position facing down
frontal
the plane that divides the body into anterior and posterior p…
sagittal
the plane that divides the body into left and right parts
121 terms
Language of Medicine - Pharmacology
addiction
addictive action
aerosol
anaphylaxis
physical and psychological dependence on and craving for a drug
drug action in which the combination of two similar drugs is…
particles of drugs suspended in the air
exaggerated hypersensitivity reaction to a previously encount…
addiction
physical and psychological dependence on and craving for a drug
addictive action
drug action in which the combination of two similar drugs is…
54 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 14
Lymph
The lymphatic system has several funct…
LYMPHATIC SYSTEM - Anatomy... Lymph capi…
LYMPHATIC SYSTEM - Anatomy... cervical (…
Lymph is a clear, watery fluid that surrounds body cells and…
The lymphatic system has several functions. First, it is a dr…
Lymph capillaries [1] begin at the spaces around cells throug…
Major sites of lymph node concentration are shown in Figure 1…
Lymph
Lymph is a clear, watery fluid that surrounds body cells and…
The lymphatic system has several funct…
The lymphatic system has several functions. First, it is a dr…
102 terms
Language of Medicine CH2
Anabolism
Catabolism
Cell Membrane
Chromosomes
process of building up large proteins from small proteins
process of complex nutrients are broken down into smaller sub…
structure surrounding and protecting the cell. determines wha…
rod-shaped structure in the nucleus that contains regions of…
Anabolism
process of building up large proteins from small proteins
Catabolism
process of complex nutrients are broken down into smaller sub…
57 terms
The Language of Medicine, Chabner, Chapter 5
an/o
append/o
appendic/o
bucc/o
anus
appendix
appendix
cheek
an/o
anus
append/o
appendix
185 terms
Language of Medicine: Chapter 2
Anabolism
Catabolism
Cell Membrane
Chromosomes
The process of building up complex materials from simple mate…
The process of breaking down complex materials to form simple…
The structure surrounding and protecting the cell that determ…
The rod-shaped structures in the nucleus that contain genes
Anabolism
The process of building up complex materials from simple mate…
Catabolism
The process of breaking down complex materials to form simple…
180 terms
Language of medicine (combining forms)
Aden/o
Arthr/o
Bi/o
Carcin/o
Gland
Joint
Life
Cancerous, cancer
Aden/o
Gland
Arthr/o
Joint
33 terms
The Language of Medicine Chapter 18
Resection of a gland near and behind t…
Hormone secreted by the ovaries
Blood condition of deficient potassium
Hormone secreted by the anterior lobe…
pancreatectomy
estrogen/estradiol/progesterone
hypokalemia
adrenocorticotropin
Resection of a gland near and behind t…
pancreatectomy
Hormone secreted by the ovaries
estrogen/estradiol/progesterone
53 terms
The Language of Medicine - Ch. 2
ana/bol/ism
cata/bol/ism
cell membrane
chromosomes
process of building up
process of breaking down
structure surrounding and protecting the cell
rod-shaped structures in the nucleus that contain regions of…
ana/bol/ism
process of building up
cata/bol/ism
process of breaking down
178 terms
Musculoskeletal system Language of Medicine
patella
tendon
Internal
External
knee bone (sesamoid bones)
Fibrous connective tissue that binds muscles to bones
movement involves the contraction and relaxation of muscles f…
Movement is accomplished by the contraction and relaxation of…
patella
knee bone (sesamoid bones)
tendon
Fibrous connective tissue that binds muscles to bones
225 terms
Language of Medicine Chapter 3
ankyl/o
arthr/o
chondr/i, chondr/o
cost/o
crooked, bent, stiff
joint
cartilage
rib
ankyl/o
crooked, bent, stiff
arthr/o
joint
46 terms
The Language of Medicine, Chabner, Chapter 8
Amnio
Bartholino
Cervico
Chorio, choriono
Amnion
Bartholin gland
Cervix, neck
Chorion
Amnio
Amnion
Bartholino
Bartholin gland
35 terms
Language of Medicine Respiratory System
Adenoid/o
Alveol/o
Bronch/o
Bronchi/o
Adenoids
Alveolus, air sac
Bronchial tube
Bronchus
Adenoid/o
Adenoids
Alveol/o
Alveolus, air sac
82 terms
The language of medicine final exam
Relapse
Lymphedema
Thymectomy
Coagulation
Symptoms of disease return
Interstitial fluid collects within the spaces between cells a…
Removal of thymus gland
Blood clotting
Relapse
Symptoms of disease return
Lymphedema
Interstitial fluid collects within the spaces between cells a…
98 terms
Language of medicine - chapter 1
adenitis
arthritis
biology
biopsy
Inflammation of a gland.
Inflammation of a joint.
Study of life.
Removal of living tissue and examination under a microscope.
adenitis
Inflammation of a gland.
arthritis
Inflammation of a joint.
68 terms
Chapter 5 Language of Medicine
perianal
appendectomy
appendicitis
buccal mucosa
Pertaining to surrounding the anus.
Removal (resection) of the appendix.
Inflammation of the appendix.
The mucous membrane (mucosa) lining the cheek.
perianal
Pertaining to surrounding the anus.
appendectomy
Removal (resection) of the appendix.
31 terms
The language of medicine // Abbreviations
ABMT
ABO
ALL
AML
autologous bone marrow transplantion-patient serves as his or…
four main blood types--- A, B, AB, and O
acute lymphocytic leukemia
acute myelogenous leukemia
ABMT
autologous bone marrow transplantion-patient serves as his or…
ABO
four main blood types--- A, B, AB, and O
102 terms
Language of Medicine Finals
Prolapse:
Blood is held back from an area:
Death
Continuing over a long period of time:
-ptosis
ischemia
necr/o
chronic
Prolapse:
-ptosis
Blood is held back from an area:
ischemia
69 terms
the language of medicine ch 14
lymph
lymph capillaries
lymph nodes
immune system
Thin, watery fluid found within lymphatic vessels and collect…
Tiniest lymphatic vessels
a collection of stationary solid lymphatic tissue along lymph…
Our body's defense system against invading bacteria, viruses,…
lymph
Thin, watery fluid found within lymphatic vessels and collect…
lymph capillaries
Tiniest lymphatic vessels
Vocabulary language of medicine
Hypochondriac
Inguinal
Vertebra
Vertebrae
Right and left upper regions beneath the ribs
Right and left lower regions near the groin. Also called ilia…
Single back bone
Backbones
Hypochondriac
Right and left upper regions beneath the ribs
Inguinal
Right and left lower regions near the groin. Also called ilia…
49 terms
Language of Medicine - ch 10
Cerebellar
cerebrospinal fluid
cerebral cortex
subdural hematoma
Pertaining to the cerebellum.
Fluid that surrounds the brain and spinal cord and is located…
The outer region (gray matter) of the cerebrum.
Collection of blood under the dura mater (outermost layer of…
Cerebellar
Pertaining to the cerebellum.
cerebrospinal fluid
Fluid that surrounds the brain and spinal cord and is located…
36 terms
The Language of Medicine Blood System
bas/o
chrom/o
coagul/o
cyt/o
base
color
clotting
cell
bas/o
base
chrom/o
color
142 terms
The Language of Medicine - Chapter 16 (Skin)
adipocyte
albino
apocrine sweat glands
basal layer
fat cell
person with skin deficient in pigment - melanin
one of the largest dermal exocrine glands located in the axil…
deepest region of the epidermis; gives rise to all epidermal…
adipocyte
fat cell
albino
person with skin deficient in pigment - melanin
68 terms
LANGUAGE OF MEDICINE CH 17
AQUEOUS HUMOR
BLEPHARITIS
BLEPHAROPTOSIS
CONJUNCTIVITIS
WATERY FLUID THAT CIRCULATES THROUGH THE POSTERIOR AND ANTERI…
INFLAMMATION OF AN EYELID
PROLAPSE OF AN EYELID
INFLAMMATION OF THE CONJUNCTIVA
AQUEOUS HUMOR
WATERY FLUID THAT CIRCULATES THROUGH THE POSTERIOR AND ANTERI…
BLEPHARITIS
INFLAMMATION OF AN EYELID
268 terms
Language of Medicine Comp Review
Hemat/o
Gastr/o
Cardi/o
Aden/o
Blood
Stomach
Heart
Gland
Hemat/o
Blood
Gastr/o
Stomach
1,277 terms
Language of Medicine: Chapter 14
AIDS
Lymph node
Western blot
lymphocytosis
Group of clinical signs and symptoms associated with suppress…
A collection of stationary solid lymphatic tissue along lymph…
a test that is done to confirm a positive ELISA
Abnormal condition of an increase of lymphocytes(white blood…
AIDS
Group of clinical signs and symptoms associated with suppress…
Lymph node
A collection of stationary solid lymphatic tissue along lymph…
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