Terms (A-D) Sq3

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ab-away from, absent
abdominocentesissurgical puncture of the abdomen to remove fluid
acrocyanosisblue condition of the extremities
adenomatumor of a gland
adrenomegalyenlargement of the adrenal glands
-algesiapain, sensitivity to pain
analgesiatake away pain, free from pain
anteroposteriorpassing from front to rear
antipyreticagainst fever, fever reducing
aplasia lack of formation or development; usually refers to an organ
arteriosclerosisthickening/hardening of the arteries
arthritis inflammation of the joints
bradycardiaslow heart rate (pulse)
cardiomegaly enlargement of the heart
cervicofacialpertaining to the face and neck
chiroplastysurgical repair of the hands
cholecystitisinflammation of the gallbladder
cyanosisbluish condition of the skin
cystitis bladder inflammation
cytologystudy of cells
cytoscopymicroscopic examination of cells
dacryocystitisinflammation of the tear sac
dactyl/odigit, finger or toe
dermatosisany skin lesion or eruption
duodenoscopyinspection of the duodenum with a scope
dyskinesiadifficult or painful movement
dyspepsiaindigestion or painful digestion