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Terminology Midterm

200 vocab words

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ABDOMINOCENTESIS SURGICAL PUNCTURE TO REMOVE FLUID IN THE ABDOMEN
ACHONDROPLASIA INHERITED DISORDER OF CARTILAGE FORMATION IN FETUS
ACROMEGALY TOP OF ENLARGMENT
ACROPHOBIA FEAR OF EXTREME POINT
ACUTE HAVING SEVERE SYMPTOMS AND SHORT CAUSE OF ILLNESS
ADENOIDS SMALL MASES OF LYMPATHIC TISSUE
ADIPOSE FULL OF FAT
AGORAPHOBIA FEAR OF VENTURING OUT INTO A CROWED PLACE
AMNIOCENTESIS SURGICAL PUNCTURE TO REMOVE FLUID FROM THE AMNION
ANEMIA NO BLOOD
ANGIOGENESIS CONDITION OF PRODUCING VESSELS
ANGIOGRAPHY PROCESS OF RECORDING VESSELS
ANGIOPLASTY SURGICIAL REPAIR OF A VESSEL
ARTERIOLE LITTLE OR SMALL ARTERY
ARTERIOSCLEROSIS HARDENING OF AN ARTERY
arthralgia pain in the joint
ATROPHY CELLS DECREASE IN SIZE
AXILLARY PERTAINING TO THE ARMPIT
BASOPHIL GRANULES STAIN WITH BASIC STAIN
BIOPSY TO VIEW LIFE
BLEPHAROPTOSIS DROPPING OF THE UPPER EYELID
BRONCHITIS INFLAMMATION OF BRONCHIAL TUBES
CARCINOGENSIS CONDITION OF PRODUCING CANCER
CARCINOGENIC PERTAINING TO PRODUCING CANCER
CARDIOMYPATHY DISEASE CONDITION OF THE HEART MUSCLE
CHEMOTHERAPHY CHEMICAL TREATMENT
CHONDROMALACIA SOFTENING OF THE CARTILAGE
CHRONIC PERTAINING TO OCCURING OVER A LONG TIME
COLOSTOMY OPENING TO FORM A MOUTH ON THE COLON
CYSTOCELE HERNIA ON THE URINARY BLADDER
ELECTROENCEPHALOGRAM ELECRICAL RECORD OF THE BRAIN
ELECTROENCEPHALOGRAPH INSTRUMENT FOR RECORDING BRAIN ELECTRICITY
ELECTROENCEPHALOGRAPHY PROCESS OF RECORDING ELECTRICITY OF THE BRAIN
EOSINOPHIL GRANULES STAIN RED WITH ACIDIC STAIN
ERYTHOCYTE RED BLOOD CELL
ERYTHOPENIA DEFICIENCY OF RED BLOOD CELL
ESOPHAGUS MEANS WITHIN OR INWARD
HEMATOMA TUMOR OR MASS OF THE BLOOD
HEMOLYSIS BREAKDOWN OF RED BLOOD CELLS
HEMOSTASIS BLOOD FLOW BEING STOPPED
HYDRONEPHROSIS ABNORMAL CONDITION OF WATER OR FLUID IN THE KIDNEY
HYDROTHERAPY TREATMENT OF WATER OR FLUID
HYPERTHERAPHY EXCESSIVE TREATMENT
INGUINAL PERTAINING TO THE GROIN
ISCHEMIA HOLD BACK BLOOD FROM THE PART OF THE BODY
LAPAROSCOPE INSTRUMENT OF VISUAL EXAMINATION OF THE ABDOMEN
LAPARSCOPY VISUAL EXAMINATION OF THE ABDOMEN
LAPAROTOMY INCISION OF THE ABDOMEN
LARYNGEAL PERTAINING TO LARYNX
LARYNGECTOMY EXCISION OF THE LARYNX
LEUKEMIA BLOOD CONDITION OF WHITE BLOOD CELLS
LEUKOCYTOSIS ABNORMAL CONDITION OF WHITE BLOOD CELLS
LYMPHOCYTE CELL OF THE LYMPH
MAMMOGRAM RECORD ELECTRICAL PICTURE OF THE BREAST
MASTECTOMY REMOVAL OF THE BREAST
METASTASIS SPREAD OF A MALIGANT TUMOR BEYOND ITS ORGINIAL SITE TO A SECONDARY LOCATION.
MONOCYTE CELLS WITHIN ONE NUCLEUS
MORPHOLOGY STUDY OF THE SHAPE OR FORM
MUCOID RESEMBLING THE MUCUS
MUCUS MEMBRANE PERTAINING TO THE MUCUS
MUCUS STRUCTURE OF THE MUCUS
MYALGIA PAIN OF THE MUCUS
MYELOGRAM X-RAY PICTURE TAKEN OF THE SPINAL CORD
MYELOMA BONE MARROW TISSUE THROUGHOUT THE BODY
MYOMA A TUMOR OF THE MUSCLE
MYOSARCOMA A MALIGANT TUMOR
NECROPSY AUTOPSY OR POSTMORTEM EXAMINATION
NECROSIS abnormal condition of death
necrotic pertaining to death
nephrologist specialist of the kidney
nephropathy condition of the disease of the kidney
neuralgia pain of the nerve
neutropenia deficiency of white blood cells
neutrophil white blood cells with dark grandes
opthalmology study of the eye
osteogebnic maligant tumor produced in the bone
osteomalacia softening of the bone
otalgia pain in the ear
paracentesis surgical puncture to remove fluid
pathogensis condition of producing a disease
pathologic pertaining to a disease
pericardium memebrane surrounds heart
peritoneal pertaining to the peritoneum
peritoneoscopy process of visual examination of the peritoneum
phlebotomy cutting into the vein
platelet clot of the cell
pleurodynia pain in the chest wall muscles
pneumonia condition of the lungs
polymorphonuclear leukocyte pertaining to nucleus shape or form
ptosis falling, dropping
pulmonary pertaining to the lungs
radiographer technologist who assists in the making of diagnostic x-ray pictures
radiotheraphy high- energy radiation is used to treat illness
rectocele hernia in the rectum
splenomegaly enlargment of the spleen
staphylococci bacteria in clusters
streptococcus berry- shaped bacterium growing in twisted chains
thoracentesis surgicial puncture to remove fluid in the chest
thrombocytopenia deficiency of clotted cells
thrombophlebitis inflammation of clotted veins
tonsillitis inflammation of the tonsils
tracheostmy opening to form a mouth in the windpipe
venule little or small veins
Adenitis inflammation of the gland
adenoma tumor of the gland
adenopathy disease of the gland
anemia abnormality of a chemical within the red blood cells
arthralgia pain in the joints
arthritis inflammation of the joint
autopsy visually examining yourself
biology study of your life
biopsy viewing of your life
carcinogenic pertaining to cancer
carcinoma tumor that is cancerous
cardiac pertaining to the heart
cardiology study of the heart
cephalic pertaining to the head
cerebral pertaining to the cerebrum
cystitis inflammation of the urinary bladder
cystology process of urinary bladder
cytology study of the cells
dermatitis inflammation skin
dermatology study of skin
diagnosis complete knowledge of something
electrocardiogram record of heart electricity
electroencephalogram record brain electricity
electroencephalogram electrical picture of the heart
endocrine gland endocrine glands secrete hormones within bloodstream
endocrinologist specialist study of to secrete within
endocrinology study of secreation within
endoscope instrument to visually examine within
endoscopy process of visually examining with an endoscope within the body
enteritis inflammation of intestine
enteropathy disease condition within intestine
epidermis the above layer of skin
epigastric pertaining to above the stomach
erythrocyte red blood cells
excision process to cut out
excorine glands to secrete out
gastrectomy excision of the stomach
gastric pertaining to the stomach
gastroenterology process of study of stomach intestine
gastrotomy PROCESS OF CUTTING OF THE STOMACH
GYNECOLOGIST SPECIALIST STUDY OF A WOMEN
GYNECOLOGY PROCESS OF STUDY OF A WOMEN
HEMATOLOGY PROCESS OF STUDY OF BLOOD
HEMATOMA BLOOD TUMOR
HEMOGLOBIN BLOOD PROTEIN
HEPATITIS INFLAMMATION OF THE LIVER
HEPATOMA TUMOR ON THE LIVER
HYPERGLYCEMIA BLOOD CONDITION OF EXCESSIVE BLOOD SUGAR
HYPERTHYROIDISM PROCESS OR CONDITION OF THYROID EXCESSIVNESS
HYPODERMIC PERTAINING TO BELOW THE STOMACH
HYPOGLYCEMIA BLOOD CONDITION BELOW THE BLOOD SUGAR CONTENT
IATROGENIC PERTAINING TO TREATMENT OR PHYSICAN
INCISION PROCESS TO CUT INTO
LEUKEMIA ABNORMAL WHITE BLOOD CELLS
LEUKOCYTE WHITE BLOOD CELLS
LEUKOCYTOSIOS CONDITION OF WHITE BLOOD CELLS
NEPHRECTOMY REMOVAL OF THE KIDNEY
NEPHRITIS INFLAMMATION OF THE KIDNEY
NEPHROLOGY STUDY OF THE KIDNEY
NEPHROSIS ABNORMAL CONDITION OF THE KIDNEY
NEURAL PERTAINING TO THE KIDNEY
NEURALGIA PAIN IN THE NERVE
NEUROLOGIC PERTAINING TO THE STUDY OF THE NERVES
NEUROLOGY PROCESS OF STUDY OF THE NERVES
ONCOLOGIST SPECIALIST STUDY OF A TUMOR
ONCOLOGY PROCESS OF STUDY OF A TUMOR
OPTHALMOLOGIST SPECIALIST STUDY OF THE EYE
OPTHALMOSCOPE INSTRUMENT TO VISUALLY EXAMINE THE EYE
OSTEITIS INFLAMMATION OF THE BONE
OSTEOARTHRITIS INFLAMMATION OF THE BONE JOINT
OSTEOTOMY PROCESS OF CUTTING A BONE
PATHOGENIC PERTAINING TO PRODUCING A DISEASE
PATHOLOGIST SPECIALIST STUDY OF A DISEASE
PEDIATRIC PERTAINING TO CHILDREN'S PHYSICAN
PERICARDIUM STRUCTURE SURROUNDING THE HEART
PROGNOSIS KNOWLEDGE BEFORE
PROSTRATE GLAND BEFORE OR IN FRONT OF THE URINARY BLADDER
PSYCHIATRIST PHYSICAN THAT SPECIALIZES IN THE TREATMENT OF THE MIND
PSYCHOLOGY PROCESS OF STUDY OF THE MIND
RADIOLOGY PROCESS OF STUDY OF X-RAYS
RENAL PERTAINING TO THE KIDNEY
RESECTION PROCESS TO CUT BACKWARDS
RETROCARDIC BEHIND HEART
RHINITIST INFLAMMATION OF THE NOSE
SARCOMA TUMOR OF THE FLESH
SUBHEPATIC PERTAINING TO UNDER THE BLOOD
THROMBOCYTE CELL CLOTTING
TRANSHEPATIC PERTAINING TO THROUGH THE KIDNEY
UROLOGY PROCESS OF STUDY OF URINE
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