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15 terms
Structures of the Cardiovascular System - Medical Terminology
heart
atrioventricular valves
Semilunar valves
pericardium
muscular cone-shaped organ the size of a fist, located behind…
consists of tricuspid and mitral valves, which lie between th…
pulmonary and aortic valves located between the right ventric…
two-layer sac surrounding the heart, consisting of an externa…
heart
muscular cone-shaped organ the size of a fist, located behind…
atrioventricular valves
consists of tricuspid and mitral valves, which lie between th…
172 terms
Medical Terminology CH 5 Cardiovascular System
Apnea
Desiccated
Dyspnea
EKG
cessation of breathing, especially during sleep
To Dry; to remove water from any substance
Shortage of air, resulting in labored or difficult breathing,…
Electrocardiogram
Apnea
cessation of breathing, especially during sleep
Desiccated
To Dry; to remove water from any substance
198 terms
Medical Terminology Ch. 6: Cardiovascular System
Epicardium
Myocardium
Endocardium
Pericardium
The outer lining of the heart is called what?
The middle muscular layer of the heart is called what?
What is the inner lining of the heart called?
The heart is enclosed in a fibrous membrane called the what?
Epicardium
The outer lining of the heart is called what?
Myocardium
The middle muscular layer of the heart is called what?
67 terms
Medical Terminology - Cardiovascular System - Ch. 8
autonomic nervous system (ANS)
leaflet
lumen
regurgitation
portion of the nervous system that regulates involuntary acti…
flat, leaf-shaped structure that comprises the valves of the…
tubular space or channel within an organ or structure of the…
backflow or ejecting of conents through an opening
autonomic nervous system (ANS)
portion of the nervous system that regulates involuntary acti…
leaflet
flat, leaf-shaped structure that comprises the valves of the…
259 terms
Medical terminology chapter 6 cardiovascular system
Adenoiditis
Embolus
Lymph adenitis
Anemia
Rosita was given an atibiotic for inflammation of the adenoids
A circulating blood clot might cause abstraction of a blood v…
Rogers diagnosis was inflammation of the lymph glands
A deficiency in the quantity or quality of blood is character…
Adenoiditis
Rosita was given an atibiotic for inflammation of the adenoids
Embolus
A circulating blood clot might cause abstraction of a blood v…
94 terms
Medical Terminology Cardiovascular System - Chapter 11
aorta
apex of the heart
arteriole
artery
the largest artery in the body
the lower tip of the heart
a small artery
the largest type of blood vessel; carries
aorta
the largest artery in the body
apex of the heart
the lower tip of the heart
69 terms
Medical Terminology Systems 7E Gylys, Wedding Cardiovascular System Ch 8-Medical Word Elements
aneurysm/o
angi/o
vascul/o
aort/o
aneurysm/o... widened blood vessel
angi/o... vessel (usually blood or lymph
vascul/o... vessel (usually blood or lymph)
aort/o... aorta
aneurysm/o
aneurysm/o... widened blood vessel
angi/o
angi/o... vessel (usually blood or lymph
178 terms
Medical Terminology, Chapter 5 Terms, The Cardiovascular System
ACE inhibitor
anemia
aneurysm
aneurysmectomy
blocks the action of the enzyme that causes the blood vessels…
a lower than normal number of erythrocytes in the blood
a localized weak spot, or balloon-like enlargement, of the wa…
the surgical removal of an aneurysm
ACE inhibitor
blocks the action of the enzyme that causes the blood vessels…
anemia
a lower than normal number of erythrocytes in the blood
334 terms
Medical Terminology: Cardiology Cardiovascular System; Chapter 5
cardiovascular system
cardi/o-
vascul/o-
-ar
Thecardiovascular system is a continuous, circular body syste…
heart
blood vessel
pertaining to
cardiovascular system
Thecardiovascular system is a continuous, circular body syste…
cardi/o-
heart
158 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 5 The cardiovascular system
Angi/o
aort/o
arteri/o
arther/o
blood or lymph vessel
aorta
artery
plaque, fatty substance
Angi/o
blood or lymph vessel
aort/o
aorta
16 terms
Uconn Medical Terminology: Cardiovascular System
Angi/o
Aort/o
Ateri/o
Arther/o
Blood or lymph vessels
Aorta
Atrium
Joint
Angi/o
Blood or lymph vessels
Aort/o
Aorta
18 terms
Medical Terminology "Root" / CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM
Angi/o
Aort/o
Ateri/o
Ather/o
Vessel
Aorta
Artery
Fatty
Angi/o
Vessel
Aort/o
Aorta
70 terms
Medical Terminology Cardiovascular System Vocabulary
analgestic
anastomosis
aneurysmectomy
aneurysm
Pertaining to relieving pain, medication that relieves pain.
A surgical joining of two ducts, blood vessels, or bowel segm…
Surgical removal of the sac of an aneurysm .
Localized dilation of a weakened area of the wall of an arter…
analgestic
Pertaining to relieving pain, medication that relieves pain.
anastomosis
A surgical joining of two ducts, blood vessels, or bowel segm…
185 terms
Medical Terminology, Chapter 5 Terms, The Cardiovascular System
ACE inhibitor
cardiac enzymes
Primary structures that make up the Ca…
Funciton
blocks the action of the enzyme that causes the blood vessels…
(blood test) determines level of enzymes specific to heart mu…
Heart &... blood vessels... - arteries (red - Carry blood away fro…
Transports needed substances to the cells of the body &... remov…
ACE inhibitor
blocks the action of the enzyme that causes the blood vessels…
cardiac enzymes
(blood test) determines level of enzymes specific to heart mu…
195 terms
Medical Terminology 5: Cardiovascular System
angi/vas
phleb/ven
blood
heart
blood vessels
veins
-liquid tissue... -transports oxygen/nutrients... -returns waste pr…
-muscular organ... -furnishes power to maintain blood flow
angi/vas
blood vessels
phleb/ven
veins
9 terms
Medical Terminology: Cardiovascular System Roots
Angi/o
Aort/o
Arteri/o
Ather/o
Pertaining to blood or lymph vessels
Aorta
Artery
Plaque, fatty substance
Angi/o
Pertaining to blood or lymph vessels
Aort/o
Aorta
16 terms
Medical terminology Cardiovascular System Abbreviations
AS
AICD
ASD
CAD
Aortic stenosis
Automatic implantable cardioverter defibrillator
Atrial septal defect
Coronary artery disease
AS
Aortic stenosis
AICD
Automatic implantable cardioverter defibrillator
18 terms
Medical terminology: cardiovascular system issues
Angunal
Angiocarditis
Angioplasty
Arteriosclerosis
Relating to spasmodic attacks of suffocating pain as related…
Inflammation of heart and vessels.
Surgical repair of vessels
Hardening of the artery
Angunal
Relating to spasmodic attacks of suffocating pain as related…
Angiocarditis
Inflammation of heart and vessels.
55 terms
Medical Terminology: Cardiovascular system (suffixes)
-ac
-al
-ar
-ary
pertaining to
pertaining to
pertaining to
pertaining to
-ac
pertaining to
-al
pertaining to
37 terms
Cardiovascular System Medical Terminology (continued)
aort/o
valvul/o... valv/
vascul/o
-penia
aorta
valve
blood vessels
deficiency
aort/o
aorta
valvul/o... valv/
valve
14 terms
Medical Terminology: Cardiovascular System (prefixes)
a-
brady-
dia-
echo-
without, away from, not
slow
through, across
repeated sound
a-
without, away from, not
brady-
slow
215 terms
Medical Terminology - 5 - Cardiovascular System
AF
AMI
AS
ASHD
atrial fibrillation
acute myocardial infarction
arteriosclerosis
arteriosclerotic heart disease
AF
atrial fibrillation
AMI
acute myocardial infarction
20 terms
Medical Terminology List 10 - Cardiovascular System III
afferent arteriole
albumin
aldosterone
anemia
a blood vessel within the kidney that supplies blood to the g…
a water-soluble protein produced in the liver; the major comp…
the principal corticosteroid hormone involved in the regulati…
an abnormal reduction in the red blood cell count, hemoglobin…
afferent arteriole
a blood vessel within the kidney that supplies blood to the g…
albumin
a water-soluble protein produced in the liver; the major comp…
10 terms
Medical Terminology: Cardiovascular System- Misc.
AS
ASD
CCU
CHF
Aortic stenosis - narrowing of aorta
Atrial septal defect - hole in septum between atriums
Coronary care unit
Congestive heart failure
AS
Aortic stenosis - narrowing of aorta
ASD
Atrial septal defect - hole in septum between atriums
42 terms
Medical Terminology 5 (cardiovascular system)
aort/o
angi/o
atri/o
ather/o
aorta (aortic)
vessel (angioplasty)
atrium (atrioventricular)
yellowish/fatty plaque (atherosclerois)
aort/o
aorta (aortic)
angi/o
vessel (angioplasty)
17 terms
Medical Terminology - List 6 Root Words - Respiratory System / Cardiovascular
sinus/o
laryng/o
epiglott/o
trache/o
sinus, cavity
larynx, voice box
epiglottis
trachea
sinus/o
sinus, cavity
laryng/o
larynx, voice box
21 terms
Medical Terminology Cardiovascular System #2
Angin-
Pector-
-ic
Electr/o-
tightness with pain
chest
pertaining to
electric current or activity
Angin-
tightness with pain
Pector-
chest
94 terms
Medical Terminology- Cardiovascular System (9)
angi/o
aort/o
arteri/o
ather/o
vessel
aorta
artery
fatty plaque
angi/o
vessel
aort/o
aorta
23 terms
Medical Terminology - Chapter 11 Cardiovascular System
angi/o
aort/o
arter/o, arteri/o
ather/o
vessel
aorta
artery
yellowish plaque, fatty substance
angi/o
vessel
aort/o
aorta
16 terms
Medical Terminology Cardiovascular System Abbreviations
ACS
AED
AMI
BP
Acute Coronary Syndrome
Automated External Defibrillator
Acute Myocardial Infarction
Blood Pressure
ACS
Acute Coronary Syndrome
AED
Automated External Defibrillator
Medical Terminology 2 Cardiovascular System
Arteries
Endothelium
Arterioles
Capillaries
large blood vessels that carry blood away from the heart
lines arteries, containing elastic fibers and connective and…
smaller branches of arteries, carry blood to capillaries
have walls that are one endothelial cell thick. Delicate, mic…
Arteries
large blood vessels that carry blood away from the heart
Endothelium
lines arteries, containing elastic fibers and connective and…
47 terms
medical terminology 8 cardiovascular system
-emia
angi/o
aort/o
arteriol/o
blood condition
vessel (usually blood or lymph)
aorta
ateriole
-emia
blood condition
angi/o
vessel (usually blood or lymph)
38 terms
Medical Terminology Cardiovascular System (vocabulary)
Aorta
Apex of the heart
Arteriole
Artery
largest artery in the body
lower tip of the heart
small artery
largest type of blood vessel; carries blood away from the hea…
Aorta
largest artery in the body
Apex of the heart
lower tip of the heart
9 terms
Medical Terminology: Cardiovascular System Roots
Angi/o
Aort/o
Arteri/o
Ather/o
Pertaining to blood or lymph vessels
Aorta
Artery
Plaque, fatty substance
Angi/o
Pertaining to blood or lymph vessels
Aort/o
Aorta
50 terms
Cardiovascular System- OT Medical Terminology
venae cavae
cuspid
pericardium
visceral pericardium... epicardium
largest vein in the body
small flaps that make up the AV valves
sac made up of a double membrane
innermost layer of pericardium
venae cavae
largest vein in the body
cuspid
small flaps that make up the AV valves
80 terms
Medical Terminology, Chapter 14 Cardiovascular System
aorta
apex of the heart
arteriole
atrioventricular node (AV node)
largest artery in the body
lower tip of the heart
small artery
specialized tissue in the wall between the atria. Electrical…
aorta
largest artery in the body
apex of the heart
lower tip of the heart
36 terms
Medical Terminology- Cardiovascular System Vocabulary
Aneurysm/o
Angi/o
Vascul/o
Aort/o
Widened blood vessel
Vessel (Blood)
Vessel (Blood)
Largest artery
Aneurysm/o
Widened blood vessel
Angi/o
Vessel (Blood)
12 terms
Medical Terminology 11 Cardiovascular System
-plasty
A local widening of an artery
The desired heart rhythm; it originate…
Plural Atrium
surgical repair
Aneurysm
Sinus Rhythm
Atria
-plasty
surgical repair
A local widening of an artery
Aneurysm
23 terms
Medical Terminology C- Cardiovascular System
Cardi/o
Steth/o
Brachi/o
Angi/o
Heart
Chest
Arm
Vessel
Cardi/o
Heart
Steth/o
Chest
236 terms
medical terminology: cardiovascular and lymphatic system
angi/o
aort/o
arteri/o
ather/o
vessel, vascular
aorta
artery
fatty, fatty deposit
angi/o
vessel, vascular
aort/o
aorta
44 terms
Cardiovascular & Respiratory System, Medical Terminology
tachycardia
bradycardia
angina
angitis
rapid heart
slow heart
episodes of severe chest pains due to insufficient flow of bl…
(vasculitis) inflammation of blood or lymph vessels
tachycardia
rapid heart
bradycardia
slow heart
72 terms
Medical Terminology: Cardiovascular & Lymphatic System
Aorta
Heart
Veins
Venule
aort/o means ____
cardi/o and/or coron/o meaning ______
phleb/o and/or ven/o meaning _______s
venul/o meaning _______
Aorta
aort/o means ____
Heart
cardi/o and/or coron/o meaning ______
24 terms
Medical Terminology: Cardiovascular system- Pathology
Artheromatous plaque
Ischemia
Infarct
Angina pectoris
Fat deposited in artery
Deficiency of blood supply to tissues
Localized area of necrosis from lack of oxygen due to total b…
Chest pain caused by a lack of blood and oxygen in cardiac mu…
Artheromatous plaque
Fat deposited in artery
Ischemia
Deficiency of blood supply to tissues
68 terms
Medical Terminology, Chapter 5, Cardiovascular System
Atheroma
Veins
Pulse
Embolus
a deposit of fatty plaque on or within the arterial wall
blood vessels that carry blood toward the heart
the rhythmic pressure against the walls of an artery caused b…
a foreign object that is circulating in the blood (blood clot…
Atheroma
a deposit of fatty plaque on or within the arterial wall
Veins
blood vessels that carry blood toward the heart
83 terms
Medical Terminology Cardiovascular System (COPY)
angi/o
aort/o
arteri/o
arteriol/o
vessel (usually blood or lymph)
aorta
artery
arteriole
angi/o
vessel (usually blood or lymph)
aort/o
aorta
21 terms
Medical Terminology "Cardiovascular System" #2
Angin-
Pector-
-ic
Electr/o
tightness with pain
chest
pertaining to
electric current or activity
Angin-
tightness with pain
Pector-
chest
63 terms
medical terminology chabner cardiovascular system
angi/o
aort/o
arteri/o
arteriol/o
vessel
aorta
artery
arteriole
angi/o
vessel
aort/o
aorta
18 terms
Medical Terminology: Cardiovascular System #2
Systemic circulation
Pulmonary circulation
Endocardium
Myocardium
Between heart and cells... Carries oxygenates away from left sid…
Between heart and lungs... Carries oxygenated blood from right s…
Inner layer... Smooth, thin layer that reduces friction as the b…
Middle layer... Thick muscle... Contraction of this layer develops…
Systemic circulation
Between heart and cells... Carries oxygenates away from left sid…
Pulmonary circulation
Between heart and lungs... Carries oxygenated blood from right s…
66 terms
Medical Terminology: Chapter 5 The Cardiovascular System
angi/o, vas/o
capill/o
arteri/o
ather/o
blood or lymph vessel
capillaries
artery
plaque or fatty substance
angi/o, vas/o
blood or lymph vessel
capill/o
capillaries
49 terms
Medical Terminology: Cardiovascular System- Anatomy
Parts of the cardiovascular system
Types of blood vessels
Artery
Arterioles
Blood vessels, heart, blood and electrical conduction system
Artery, veins and capillaries
Have muscles to maintain blood pressure, FROM THE HEART
When the artery becomes narrower to send blood back to the he…
Parts of the cardiovascular system
Blood vessels, heart, blood and electrical conduction system
Types of blood vessels
Artery, veins and capillaries
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