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15 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
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
218 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 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…
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
23 terms
Veterinary assisting medical terminology
Cardi
Uter
Hyster
Enter
Heart
uterus
uterus
intestines
Cardi
Heart
Uter
uterus
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
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…
143 terms
Veterinary Medical Terminology and Anatomy
fibula
mandible
metacarpal
phalange
1
2
3
4
fibula
1
mandible
2
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)
97 terms
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
14 terms
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
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
35 terms
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
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
35 terms
Veterinary Medical Terminology (ROOT)
Arthr/o
Bi/o
Carcin/o
Cardi/o
Joint
Life
Cancer
Heart
Arthr/o
Joint
Bi/o
Life
42 terms
Veterinary medical terminology Suffixes
-ac
-al
-an
-ar
Pertaining to
Pertaining to
Pertaining to
Pertaining to
-ac
Pertaining to
-al
Pertaining to
167 terms
Veterinary Medical Terminology
Abdomin/o
Aden/o
Adren/o
Angi/o
Abdomen
Gland
Adrenal gland
Vessel
Abdomin/o
Abdomen
Aden/o
Gland
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 (…
218 terms
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
46 terms
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…
90 terms
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
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
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
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
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…
8 terms
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…
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…
76 terms
Intro to Veterinary Medical Terminology
Dog
Cat
Horse
Cattle
canis - canine
felis - feline
equus - equine
bos - bovine
Dog
canis - canine
Cat
felis - feline
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
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
34 terms
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
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
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
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…
55 terms
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
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
98 terms
Veterinary Medical Terminology Chapter 17
Pharmacology
prescription drug
generic drug
inhalation
study of the nature, uses, and effects of drugs
medication that may be purchased by prescription
medication not protected by a brand name or trademark
vapors and gasses taken in through the nose and mouth and are…
Pharmacology
study of the nature, uses, and effects of drugs
prescription drug
medication that may be purchased by prescription
30 terms
Veterinary Medical Terminology Study Guide
-oma
pre-
dys-
poly-
a turmor or abnormal new growth
before
bad, defective, painful, or difficult
many
-oma
a turmor or abnormal new growth
pre-
before
145 terms
Veterinary Medical Terminology Chapter 15
Blood
Blood is composed of
Formed elements include
Blood- combining form
Supplies body tissues with oxygen, nutrients and chemicals su…
55% liquid plasma and 45% formed elements
RBC,WBC, and clotting cells
Hem/o and hemat/o
Blood
Supplies body tissues with oxygen, nutrients and chemicals su…
Blood is composed of
55% liquid plasma and 45% formed elements
75 terms
Veterinary Assistant Medical terminology
sid
bid
tid
quid
one a day
twice a day
three times a day
four times a day
sid
one a day
bid
twice a day
21 terms
veterinary medical terminology
anterior
caudad
cranial
caudocranial
pertaining to the front
toward the tail
pertaining to the head
directionally pertaining to coursing from the tail to the head
anterior
pertaining to the front
caudad
toward the tail
138 terms
Veterinary Medical Terminology
Arthur/o
Brachy/o
Cardi/o
Cis/o
Joint
Short
Heart
To cut
Arthur/o
Joint
Brachy/o
Short
veterinary medical terminology
ARTHR/O
CARDI/O
CHEM/O
COL/O-
joint
heart
chemical
colon
ARTHR/O
joint
CARDI/O
heart
205 terms
Veterinary Medical Terminology
a-
an-
ad-
ab-
without or no
without or no
towards
away from
a-
without or no
an-
without or no
65 terms
Veterinary Medical Terminology
Abduction
Adduction
endoscope
-itis
to take away from midline
to move toward the midline
instrument to visually examine inside the body
inflammation
Abduction
to take away from midline
Adduction
to move toward the midline
393 terms
Veterinary Medical Terminology
against, opposing
Infection
Nose
Inflammation
Anti, contra
Sepsis
Rhin
Itis
against, opposing
Anti, contra
Infection
Sepsis
127 terms
Veterinary Medical Terminology Chapter 14
ocular system
eyes
opt/i, opt/o, optic/o. ocul/o and opth…
extraocular
responsible for vision
receptor organs for sight
eye/sight
outside the eyeball
ocular system
responsible for vision
eyes
receptor organs for sight
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