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Veterinary Assistant Medical Terminology
Hemoabdomen
Dermatology
Hepatitis
Splenectomy
Bleeding in the abdominal cavity
Study of the skin
Inflammation of the liver
Surgical removal of the spleen
Hemoabdomen
Bleeding in the abdominal cavity
Dermatology
Study of the skin
26 terms
Veterinary Assistant Medical Terminology
Hemoabdomen
Dermatology
Hepatitis
Splenectomy
Bleeding in the abdominal cavity
Study of the skin
Inflammation of the liver
Surgical removal of the spleen
Hemoabdomen
Bleeding in the abdominal cavity
Dermatology
Study of the skin
Veterinary Medical Terminology Chapter 8
cardiovascular
cardi/o
thoracic cavity
mediastinum
pertaining to the heart and vessels
combining form for heart
cavity in which the heart is located; also called the chest c…
cavity that contains the large blood vessels, trachea, esopha…
cardiovascular
pertaining to the heart and vessels
cardi/o
combining form for heart
14 terms
Veterinary medical terminology colors
White
Green
Color (as compared to no color)
Orange-yellow
Albus, alba, alb
Chlor-o, chloros
Chrom/o, chromat/o
Cirrhos
White
Albus, alba, alb
Green
Chlor-o, chloros
78 terms
Veterinary Medical Terminology Chapter 10
integumentary system
epithelial
dermis
epidermis
consists of skin and its appendages (glands, hair, fur, wool,…
what skin is composed of
layer directly deep to the epidermis
outer most or most superficial layer of skin
integumentary system
consists of skin and its appendages (glands, hair, fur, wool,…
epithelial
what skin is composed of
Veterinary Medical Terminology
Peritoneal Cavity
Inguinal Area
Peritoneum
Mesentery
abdominal cavity
aka. the groin, the lower region of the abdomen adjacent to t…
peri-o membrane lining the walls of the abdominal and pelvic…
layer of the peritoneum that suspends parts of the intestine…
Peritoneal Cavity
abdominal cavity
Inguinal Area
aka. the groin, the lower region of the abdomen adjacent to t…
132 terms
Veterinary Medical Terminology Chapter 12
reproductive system
theriogenology
theri/o
gen/o
responsible for producing offspring
is used to describe animal reproduction or the study of produ…
beast
producing
reproductive system
responsible for producing offspring
theriogenology
is used to describe animal reproduction or the study of produ…
48 terms
Veterinary Medical Terminology(midterm)
itis
osis
ectomy
otomy
inflammation (suffix)
abnormal condition (suffix)
to cut out/remove (suffix)
to cut into (suffix)
itis
inflammation (suffix)
osis
abnormal condition (suffix)
Veterinary Medical Terminology- Abbreviations
A or amp
A/P
CT or CAT
f
Ampere
Anterior/posterior
Computed (axial) tomography
Frequency
A or amp
Ampere
A/P
Anterior/posterior
Veterinary Medical Terminology (Colors)
albus, alba, alb-
chlor/o-, chloros
chrom/o-, chromat/o-
cirrhos
white
green
color (as compared with no color)
orange-yellow
albus, alba, alb-
white
chlor/o-, chloros
green
181 terms
Veterinary Medical Terminology
A-
-rrhea
Distal
-osis
Prefix meaning without or no
Suffix meaning flow or discharge
Term for contact surface of teeth where maxillary and mandibu…
Suffix meaning abnormal condition of
A-
Prefix meaning without or no
-rrhea
Suffix meaning flow or discharge
Veterinary Medical Terminology (Suffixes)
-ac, -al, -ic, -ous, -tic
-algia
-ate
-cele
pertaining to, relating to
pain
having, resembling, acting upon
protrusion (hernia)
-ac, -al, -ic, -ous, -tic
pertaining to, relating to
-algia
pain
35 terms
Veterinary Medical Terminology (ROOT)
Arthr/o
Bi/o
Carcin/o
Cardi/o
Joint
Life
Cancer
Heart
Arthr/o
Joint
Bi/o
Life
143 terms
Veterinary Medical Terminology and Anatomy
fibula
mandible
metacarpal
phalange
1
2
3
4
fibula
1
mandible
2
23 terms
Veterinary assisting medical terminology
Cardi
Uter
Hyster
Enter
Heart
uterus
uterus
intestines
Cardi
Heart
Uter
uterus
87 terms
Veterinary Medical Terminology Chapter 11
endocrine system
-crine
hormone
pituitary gland
composed of ductless glands that secrete chemical messengers,…
secrete or seperate
greek term meaning impulse or set in motion (to stop or start…
Master gland- because it secretes many hormones that control…
endocrine system
composed of ductless glands that secrete chemical messengers,…
-crine
secrete or seperate
15 terms
Veterinary Medical Terminology
Laparotomy
Gastropexy
Renoectomy
Hematemesis
surgical incision into the abdomen
fixation of the stomach to the body wall
surgical removal of the kidney
vomiting blood
Laparotomy
surgical incision into the abdomen
Gastropexy
fixation of the stomach to the body wall
61 terms
Veterinary Medical Terminology Chapter 16
assessment
signalment
vital signs
febrile and pyrexia
term used to describe the elevation of a condition
description of the animal with information about the animal (…
parameters taken from the animal to assess its health
fever
assessment
term used to describe the elevation of a condition
signalment
description of the animal with information about the animal (…
Veterinary Medical Terminology Abbreviations (ALL)
AIHA
IMHA
Diff
HCT
autoimmune hemolytic anemia
Immune Mediated Hemolytic Anemia
white blood cell differential
Hematocrit
AIHA
autoimmune hemolytic anemia
IMHA
Immune Mediated Hemolytic Anemia
60 terms
Veterinary Medical Terminology
(a- or an-)
(anti-)
(brady-)
(de-)
Without... -Asymptomatic: without symptoms
Against or opposite of... -Antibiotic: against bacteria
abnormally slow
Removal, lack, descent or reversal
(a- or an-)
Without... -Asymptomatic: without symptoms
(anti-)
Against or opposite of... -Antibiotic: against bacteria
121 terms
Veterinary Medical Terminology
Arth
Cardi
Chem
Cephal
Joint
Relating to the heart
Chemical or Drug
Head
Arth
Joint
Cardi
Relating to the heart
Chapter 1 - Veterinary Medical Terminology
The term for lying on the side is... a. r…
The plantar part of the body is locate…
The term for toward the nose... a. medial…
The term caudal means... a. toward the he…
a. recumbency
b. on the bottom of the back feet
c. rostral
d. toward the tail
The term for lying on the side is... a. r…
a. recumbency
The plantar part of the body is locate…
b. on the bottom of the back feet
Veterinary medical terminology chapter 5
Canine
Lagomorph
Feline
Farret
Description of dogs
Description of rabbit terms
Description of cat terms
Description of farret terms
Canine
Description of dogs
Lagomorph
Description of rabbit terms
74 terms
Veterinary Medical Terminology
combining form
combining vowel
root
leuk/o
combination of the root and the combining vowel
vowel (usually o) that is added to the end of the root to mak…
word part that gives the essential meaning of the word
combining form for white
combining form
combination of the root and the combining vowel
combining vowel
vowel (usually o) that is added to the end of the root to mak…
Veterinary Medical Terminology
Abdomin/o
Aden/o
Adren/o
Angi/o
Abdomen
Gland
Adrenal gland
Vessel
Abdomin/o
Abdomen
Aden/o
Gland
238 terms
Veterinary Medical Terminology Chapter 8
cardiovascular
cardi/o
thoracic cavity
mediastinum
pertaining to the heart and vessels
combining form for heart
cavity in which the heart is located; also called the chest c…
cavity that contains the large blood vessels, trachea, esopha…
cardiovascular
pertaining to the heart and vessels
cardi/o
combining form for heart
Veterinary Medical Terms & Terminology
Heartworm
Heart Disease
Hypertension
Respiratory System
A parasite worm transmitted by mosquitoes which lives in the…
Is any condition of the heart or blood vessels which inhibits…
Is a condition which elevates the animals normal blood pressu…
Provides the body with the exchange of oxygen and carbon diox…
Heartworm
A parasite worm transmitted by mosquitoes which lives in the…
Heart Disease
Is any condition of the heart or blood vessels which inhibits…
40 terms
Medical terminology (general veterinary terminology)
Abrasion
Anemia
anticoagulant
antigen
irritation of skin
red blood cell deficiency
substance that hinders blood clotting
substance that stimulates the body's immune system
Abrasion
irritation of skin
Anemia
red blood cell deficiency
Veterinary Medical Terms and Terminology
Anemia
Red Blood Cells
Hemoglobin
Cardiac
Deficiency of red blood cells and hemoglobin in the blood; ca…
Transports oxygen throughout the body.
Helps transport red blood cells and oxygen throughout the body.
Relating to the heart.
Anemia
Deficiency of red blood cells and hemoglobin in the blood; ca…
Red Blood Cells
Transports oxygen throughout the body.
117 terms
veterinary medical terminology
lateral
ventral
cranial
Caudal
means away from the midline
refers to the belly or underside of the body or body part
means towards the head
towards the tail
lateral
means away from the midline
ventral
refers to the belly or underside of the body or body part
63 terms
Veterinary Medical Terminology
Peritoneal Cavity
Inguinal Area
Peritoneum
Mesentery
abdominal cavity
aka. the groin, the lower region of the abdomen adjacent to t…
peri-o membrane lining the walls of the abdominal and pelvic…
layer of the peritoneum that suspends parts of the intestine…
Peritoneal Cavity
abdominal cavity
Inguinal Area
aka. the groin, the lower region of the abdomen adjacent to t…
66 terms
Veterinary medical terminology chapter 13
Dendr/o
Ax/o
synaps/o
synapt/o
dendrite
Axis
Space
Space
Dendr/o
dendrite
Ax/o
Axis
20 terms
Veterinary Terminology - Veterinary Medical Terminology- Positional, Directional, Body Plane Terms
ventral
dorsal
deep
superficial
refers to the belly or underside of the body or body part. fr…
the back side of the body
away from the surface; also called internal
on the surface; also called external
ventral
refers to the belly or underside of the body or body part. fr…
dorsal
the back side of the body
Veterinary Medical Terminology- Chapter 5
Dog/stud
Bitch
Canine
Whelp/pup
Intact male dog.
Intact female dog.
Scientific name for a dog.
Young dog.
Dog/stud
Intact male dog.
Bitch
Intact female dog.
33 terms
Veterinary Medical Terminology - Suffixes
"-algia" as in arthralgia or "-dynia"…
"-itis" as in hepatitis
"-malacia" as in osteomalacia
"-megaly" as in cardiomegaly
~pain... ~ joint pain
~inflammation... ~ inflammation of the liver
~abnormal softening... ~ abnormal softening of bone
~enlargement... ~enlargement of the heart
"-algia" as in arthralgia or "-dynia"…
~pain... ~ joint pain
"-itis" as in hepatitis
~inflammation... ~ inflammation of the liver
15 terms
Veterinary Medical Terminology Chapter 14
Cataract
Glaucoma
Aural hematoma
Tympanic membrane
Increased cloudiness of the lens
Elevated intraocular pressure
Collection of mass of blood on the outer ear
Ear drum
Cataract
Increased cloudiness of the lens
Glaucoma
Elevated intraocular pressure
Veterinary Medical Terminology- Chapter 9
Respiratory system
Respiration
Ventilation
Upper respiratory tract URT
The body system that brings oxygen from the air into the body…
The diffusion of gases (oxygen and carbon dioxide) between th…
A term that means the intake of fresh air.
The part of the respiratory system that consists of the nose,…
Respiratory system
The body system that brings oxygen from the air into the body…
Respiration
The diffusion of gases (oxygen and carbon dioxide) between th…
52 terms
Veterinary medical terminology chapter 17
Thec/o
Sect
before meals
as much as desired
sheath
Cut
Ac
Ad lim
Thec/o
sheath
Sect
Cut
Animal Terminology~ Veterinary Medical
heifer
cow
steer
bull
female cow that hasn't had babies
female cow that has had babies
castrated male cow
male cow
heifer
female cow that hasn't had babies
cow
female cow that has had babies
Veterinary Medical Terminology- Chapter 18
Anal glands
Anal sacs
Carnassial tooth
Hepatic lipidosis
Secretory tissues composed of apocrine and sebaceous glands l…
Pair of pouches that store an oily, foul-smelling fluid secre…
Large, sharing cheek tooth. The upper fourth premolar and low…
Syndrome characterized by excess fat accumulation in the live…
Anal glands
Secretory tissues composed of apocrine and sebaceous glands l…
Anal sacs
Pair of pouches that store an oily, foul-smelling fluid secre…
156 terms
Veterinary medical terminology basics
Prefixes
Roots
Combining vowels
Combining forms
The word part attached at the beginning of a word thay usuall…
The word part that gives the essential meaning of the word; r…
Single vowel used to make the medical word easier to pronounc…
Word root plus combining vowel
Prefixes
The word part attached at the beginning of a word thay usuall…
Roots
The word part that gives the essential meaning of the word; r…
14 terms
Veterinary Medical Terminology Colors
White
Green
Color (as compared with no color)
Orange-yellow
Albus, alba, alb-
Chlor-o, chloros
Chrom/o, chromat/o-
Cirrhos
White
Albus, alba, alb-
Green
Chlor-o, chloros
19 terms
Veterinary Medical Terminology
Digestive system
Aliment/o
Major structures of the digestive syst…
Organs associated with the digestive s…
Responsible for the intake and digestion of food and water, t…
Nourishment
Oral cavity, pharynx, esophagus, stomach, the small and large…
Liver, gallbladder, and the pancreas
Digestive system
Responsible for the intake and digestion of food and water, t…
Aliment/o
Nourishment
Veterinary Medical Terminology- Chapter 19
Canter
Dressage
Equitation
Gallop
Slow, restrained three-beat gait in which two diagonal legs a…
Method of riding in which a writer guides (rather than use hi…
Act and practice of riding a horse.
Fast four-beat gait in which the feet strike the ground separ…
Canter
Slow, restrained three-beat gait in which two diagonal legs a…
Dressage
Method of riding in which a writer guides (rather than use hi…
Veterinary Medical Terminology (Prefixes)
a-, an-
ab-
ad-
ambi-, amphi-, ampho-
without, lack of, not
away from
toward, to, near
both
a-, an-
without, lack of, not
ab-
away from
59 terms
Chapter 16- Veterinary Medical Terminology
vital signs
febrile
pyrexia
Pyr/o
parameters taken from the animal to assess its health
fever
fever
fire
vital signs
parameters taken from the animal to assess its health
febrile
fever
24 terms
Veterinary Medical Terminology
ARTHR/O
CARDI/O
CHEM/O
COL/O
Joint
Heart
Chemical
Colon
ARTHR/O
Joint
CARDI/O
Heart
46 terms
Veterinary Medical Terminology
Cardi
Hemat
Dermat
Gastr
Heart
Blood
Skin
Stomach
Cardi
Heart
Hemat
Blood
246 terms
Veterinary Medical Terminology Chapter 3
musculoskeletal system
ossification
cortical bone
cancellous bone
consists of two systems that work together to support the bod…
the formation of bone from fibrous tissue
hard, dense, strong bone that forms the outer layer of bone;…
lighter, less strong bone that is found in the ends and inner…
musculoskeletal system
consists of two systems that work together to support the bod…
ossification
the formation of bone from fibrous tissue
Crossword- Veterinary Medical Terminology
Anticoagulant
Plasma
Hemorrhage
Lymphocytosis
3) A chemical that prohibits clotting
5) The liquid component of whole blood that is made up predom…
7) Bleeding
9) A condition of increased numbers of lymphocytes
Anticoagulant
3) A chemical that prohibits clotting
Plasma
5) The liquid component of whole blood that is made up predom…
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