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SPI320: Med Terms 13

Interpreter Prep: Bilingual Medical Terminology - Medical Specialities: Oncology

cancer cáncer
blood disorder trastorno de la sangre
tumor tumor
bone marrow médula ósea
transplant trasplante
chemotherapy quimioterapia
lumbar puncture punción lumbar
analgesic analgésico
aspiration aspiración
asymptomatic asintomático
basal cell carcinoma carcinoma de células basales
benign benigno
blood count recuento sanguíneo
biopsy biopsia
bone scan gamagrafía ósea
breast cancer cáncer del seno/de mama
breast self exam (BSE) autoexamen de seno/de mamas
survivor sobreviviente
carcinogen carcinogeno
colon colon
colonoscopy colonoscopía
complete remission/complete response (CR) respuesta completa
cyst quiste
diagnosis diagnóstico
dysplasia displasia
hemoglobin hemoglobina
hospice centro de cuidados paliativos/ hospital para enfermos terminales
lesion lesión
leukemia leucemia
localized localizado
lumpectomy extirpación de bultos
malignant maligno
mastectomy mastectomía
metastasis metastasis
morbidity mortalidad
myeloma mieloma
oncogene oncogén
oncologist oncólogo
palliative care cuidados paliativos
Positron Emission Tomography (PET) Scan Tomografía por emisión de positrones (TEP)
Pap smear Papanicolaou
placebo placebo
platelet plaqueta
red blood cells glóbulos rojos
white blood cells glóbulos blancos
polyp pólipo
prognosis pronóstico
progression progresión
protocol protocolo
Radiation Therapy (RT) radioterapia
regression regresión
relapse recaída, recidiva
remission remisión
resistance resistencia
screening evaluación, detección
sepsis sepsis
side effect efecto secundario
staging etapas, grados, fases
survival rate tasa de sobrevivencia
ultrasound ultrasonido, sonograma, ecografía
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Imágenes por resonancia magnética (IRM)
Computerized Axial Tomography (CAT) Tomografía computarizada (TAC)
X-rays rayos-X, radiografías
melanoma melanoma
sarcoma sarcoma
lymphoma linfoma
carcinoma carcinoma
Hodgkin's Disease enfermedad de Hodgkin
tissue tejido
organs órganos
lab work análisis de sangre
blood sample muestra de sangre
stool sample muestra de heces
spinal tap punción lumbar
mammogram mamografía
contrast contraste
nuclear medicine medicina nuclear
radio isotopes radioisótopos
endoscopy endoscopía
irreversible irreversible (incurable)
clinical study ensayo clínico
HOT unit unidad de hematología, oncología y trasplantes
Created by: Flamboe
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