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ch.3 med

acute sharp and sudden for shorttime
adenocarcinoma cancerous tumor in glands
adenoma benign tumor
amniocentesis surgical puncture
anastomosis new surgical connection b/w bowel parts
angiography process of recording blood vessel
angioplasty surgical repair
arteriosclerosis hardening of artery
arthralgia pain joint
arthropathy disease in joint
athersclerosis hardening of joint
axillary armpit
bronchitis inflammation of bronchial tubes
bronchoscopy visual exam. of bronchial tubes
carcinoma cancerous tumor
cardiomegaly enlarged heart
cardiomyopathy disease of heart muscle
chemotherapy chemical treatment
cholecystectomy removal of bladder
chronic long time
colitis inflam. of colon
colostomy incision in colon
craniotomy cutinto skull
cystitis inflam. in urinary bladder
dialysis seperation of complete
electroencehalography record of electricity in head
encephalopathy disease in brain
erythrocytosis condition of red blood cell
esophageal pertaining to esophagus
esophagitis inflam. of esophagus
hematuria abnormal condition or urine
hemmorrhage excessive blood flow
hysterectomy cut out uterus
infarction area of dead tissue
inguinal pertaining to inguin
ischemia blood flow thats apart of body
laparoscopy visual exam of abdomen
laparotomy incision of abdomen
laryngitis inflam. of larynx
laryngoscopy visual exam of larynx
leukemia condition of blood cell
leukocytosis condition of white blood cell
mammogram recording of breast
mammography process of recording of breast
mammoplasty ssurgical repair of breast
mastectomy removal of breast
meningitis inflam. of men.
menorrhagia excessive blood flow from uterus
menorrhea normal dischrge of blood
myalgia pain in muscle
myelogram record of spinal column
myeloma tumor of spinal column
myocardial pertaining to the heART muscle
myoma tumor of muscles flesh
myosarcoma tumor of muscle flesh
nephrosis condition in kidney
neuralgia painin the nerves
oophorectomy removal of the ovary
otalgia pain in ear
pelvic pertaining to the pelvis
peritoneal pertaining to the peritonium
phlebitis inflammation of vein
phlebotomy cut into vein
pneumonia abnormal condition *
pulmonary pertaining to lungs
radiotherapy treatment of disease
renal pertaining to the kidney
rhinoplasty surgical repair of nose
rhinorrhea discharge of nose
salpingectomy removal of fallopian tube
septicemia inflection in blood
thoracentesis surgical puncture of chest
tonsillectomy removal of tonsils
tracheostomy opening in trachea
uremia abnormal condition of uria
vascular pertaining to blood vessel
Created by: court4154