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MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY 12 & 13

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aerro9000's version from 2015-06-30 18:51

Section 1

Question Answer
adip/ofat
lip/ofat
bacter/ibacteria
bacteri/obacteria
cutane/oskin
derm/askin
derm/oskin
dermat/oskin
erythmat/oredness
erythmat/oerythema
follicul/ofollicle
itchyfish
kerat/ohorny tissue
onych/onail
ungu/onail
seb/osebum
seps/oinfection
sept/oinfection
sept/oseptum
xer/odry
-cidalkilling
-dermskin or a germ layer
-statickeeping stationary
maculesnon-raised, discolored spots less than 1 cm in diameter
papuleselevated and circumscribed patches more than 1cm in diameter
bullaeBlisters greater than 1 cm and filled with clear fluid
vesiclesBlisters less than 1 cm and filled with clear fluid
PostulesVesicles filled with cloudy fluid or pus
AbrasionSkin is scraped or rub
ContusionBruise
IncisionSmooth-edged wound produced by a sharp instrument
Iacerationtorn, jagged wound
puncture wound made by peircing
memorize

Section 2

Question Answer
aut/oself
cerebell/ocerebellum
cerebr/obrain
encephal/obrain
cervic/oneck
coccyg/otailbone
crani/ocranium
crani/oskull
dendr/otree
dur/odura mater
gli/oa stick substance
lumb/olowerback
mening/omeninges
ment/omind
osych/omind
myel/obone marrow
myel/ospinal cord
neru/onerve
neur/onerve
phren/omind
phren/odiaphragm
physi/onature
spin/ospine
thorac/othorax
thorac/ochest
ventricul/oventricle
-celeherniation
mening/omenings
smat/obody
arachn/ospider
claustr/o barrier
claustr/oclosed space
pseud/ofalse
zo/oanimal
agora- open marketplace
-astheniaweakness
-esthesiasensation, perception
-lexiawords, phrases
-orexiaappetite
acro-extremity (heights)
-phobiaabnormal fear
bi-two
pyr/ofire
-maniaexcessive preoccupation
memorize

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