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amca study 1

The general meaning of "corpus" is Body
Which of the following is the term for an abnormally low white blood cell count leukopenia
An area of dead myocardial tissue is called an infarct
The term "lithiasis" means abnormal condition of stones
Menarche refers to which of the following Beginning of menstruation
Adipose tissue is made of which of the following Fat cells
Which of the following term refers to the ability to breathe comfortably only when in an upright position Orthopnea
Which of the following is the term for abnormally large breasts in men Gynecomastia
Which of the following terms means drainage from the nose Rhinorrhea
The combining form "cephal/o" refers to the head
The prefix pertaining to fingernail is onych-
Inflammation of a sweat gland is known as hidradenitis
The prefix meaning outside or outer is exo-
The prefix "brady" means slow
The patients complaint of painful mendtrual periods will be documented in the medical record as dysmenorrhea
Which of the following suffix refers to eating phagia
Which of the following terms refers to pain arthralgia
Which of the following is the definition for aphagia inability to swallow
Which of the following suffixes means "incision into" -tomy
Which of the following is the correct spelling for the plural of bronchus bronchi
Which of the following is the plural form of the medical term that means chest thoraces
The notation "subq" indicates an area between dermis and muscle
OS is a standard abbreviation for left eye
Instructions to take a medicine "pc" means after meals
"K" is the symbol for potassium
Which of the following is the chemical symbol for iron Fe
Which of the following is the term for reconstruction of the eardrum Tympanoplasty
Colporrhaphy is the repair of the vagina
Which of the following terms describes surgical fixation of the uterus in a suspended position hysteropexy
A pyloromyotomy is performed in which of the following body systems gastrointestinal
Which of the following is a surgical procedure in which a pendulous breast is lifted and fixed to the chest wall mastopexy
Which of the following is an incision made to enlarge the opening of the external urethra meatotomy
Korotkoff sounds are evaluated when determining blood pressure
Which of the following is a non sterile procedure Proctosigmoidoscopy
Which of the following is a procedure in which synovial fluid is removed for analysis arthrocenrwsis
Which of the following procedures is indicated when an abnormal growth is identified on barium enema x-ray study Colonoscopy
A patient scheduled for echoencephalography will undergo a study of which of the following brain
Which of the following physicians specializes in treating patients with diseases of the liver hepatologist
Which of the following branches of medicine specializes in the study of the musculoskeletal systems orthopedics
A patient with encephalitis is most likely to be treated by the following specialist neurologist
A cystoscope is an instrument used most commonly by a specialist in urology
A patient who has hypergonadism, prolactinoma, and hirsutism will most likely be referred to which of the following specialist endocrinologist
Polydipsia, polyuria, good appetite with weigh tloss, and blurred vision are signs and symptoms of diabetes mellitus
Dysphonia is a common symptom of which of the following conditions laryngitis
Which of the following is a malignant tumor of the eye that is known to be hereditary retinoblastoma
Which of the following are round bacteria that grow in pairs diplococci
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