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Chapter 1 Vocab

Medical Terminology

-poiesis formation
acr/o extremity or topmost
cty/o cell
hist/o tissue
lapar/o abdomen
crin/o to secrete
gen/o origin or production
litho/o stone
orth/o straight, normal, correct
phas/o speech
phag/o eat or swallow
tox/o poison
troph/o nourishment, development
A&W alive and well
CC chief complaint
CP chest pain
EtOH ethyl alcohol (beverage alcohol)
Dx diagnosis
HEENT head, eyes, ears, nose, throat
Pl present illness
HPI history of present illness
IMP impression
NAD no acute distress
NKD no known allergies
O objective information
PEERLA pupils equal, round, and reactive to light and accommodation
PMH past medical history
RTC return to clinic
SOAP subjective, objective, assessment, plan
Sten/o narrow
Created by: rcherian2
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