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Medical Terminology

Unit 1 - Self Assessment - Understanding Medical Words

The term for above the kidney is suparaneal
Which of the following is a word root? nephr nephro nephros tomy nephr
Macroglossia means large tongue In this word, macro is a: suffix word root prefix combining word? prefix
Which of the follwing is a prefix? abdomen abdomino tomy hyper hyper
Which type of tissue is designed to produce body movement? muscualr, connective, epithelial, nervous muscular
Which medical terminology word part provides the general meaning of the word ? combining vowel, word root, suffix, or prefix word root
Which suffix means narrowing? -sclerosis -rrhexis -stenosis -ptosis -stenosis
Which directional term means more toward the head or above another structure? superior, medial, ventral, or caudal superior
What organ is contained in the cranial cavity? spinal cord heart. brain, or stomach , brain
In the word therm/o/meter, meter is a: adjective, prefix, combining word, or suffix suffix
Created by: jaicasha