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Chapter 2 Medical Terminology for Central Service Technicians

What does the meaning "STAT" mean? Immediately
What does the suffix -oma mean? Tumor
What does the root word endo mean? Within
What does the suffix -itis mean? Inflammation
What is the root word for the color white? Leuko
Are nephros joints? False
What is a stoma? An opening
Fat is called lipo? True
What does hyper- mean? Above, excessive
What is the medical term for without? a, an-
Bi- means? Two/both sides
What is the abbreviation for an above the knee amputation? AKA
What is an IOL? Intraocular lens
If a patient is having an LP, what procedure is that? Lumbar puncture
D&C abbreviation means? Dilation and curettage
What is a CABG? Coronary artery bypass graft
What does a wound vac assist in? Closure of a wound
What kind of pressure does a wound vac provide? Negative pressure
What is the abbreviation for a transurethral resection of the prostate? TURP
Created by: hdegideo