Medical Terminology Study Guide Ogeechee Tech

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Section 1

Question Answer
Is cardi a word root? Yes
Identify the vowel that is commonly attached to a word root to create a combining formO or i
Define medical words by first defining thesuffix
What does the suffix -itis mean? inflammation of
What does the suffix -edema mean? swelling
What word means pain in a nerve? neuralgia
The prefix hypo- means:low, under or beneath
Which term means pertaining to under the skin? hypodermic
Describe the body when it is in anatomical position. upright, facing forward, palms facing out
Anterior is a term synonymous with:front, forward, frontal

Section 2