Flashcards in Misc. Deck (92):
What are purple or red spots appearing on the skin from hemorrhaging?
Root word for sharp.
Root word that means food or meal.
What are the 5 "rights" of delegation?
What is another name for a laxative?
What are the actions or reactions of persons or things in response to external or internal stimuli called?
A fracture in which a bone is sticking through the skin.
What is a communication between parties to a confidential relation (as between physician and patient) such that the recipient cannot be legally compelled to disclose it as a witness?
The swelling and irritation of a fluid-filled sac that acts as a cushion between a muscles, tendons, and bones.
The anterior and largest part of the brain, consisting of two halves or hemispheres and serving to control voluntary movements and coordinate mental actions.
Relating to the tongue and pharynx with accordance of transmitting impulses of taste, some sensation of the viscera, and secretion from glands?
A usually brief written message or report from one person or department in a company or organization to another
What is the term for a food or drink that contains no lactose?
What is an excess of serous fluid in the pleural cavity?
Childbirth, the process of delivering the baby and placenta from the uterus to the vagina to the outside world. Also known as labor and delivery.
What is the term for the endoscopic visualization and examination of the esophagus, stomach, and duodenum?
What is a cystic tumor of a tendon?
What is the surgical repair of the nose?
What is the impairment of vision related to aging?
What is the surgical puncture into the pleural space to withdraw fluid or air?
What is the surgical removal of one or both of the adrenal glands?
What is a genetic disorder characterized by progressive atrophy of skeletal muscles known as?
What is the root word for inner ear?
What is the inflammation of the prostate gland?
What is the surgical removal of all or part of the large intestine?
What is the thin, watery discharge from the nose?
What are the 3 functions of the female genitalia?
Produce female hormones
Provide an environment for the development of a baby
Give birth to a baby
What is the repair of half the stomach?
What is the medical term for pertaining to the ileum and the cecum?
What is the medical term for the secretion of large amounts of urine?
What is the medical name for the hormone that simulates body growth?
What is the medical term for the loss of urinary bladder control?
What is the inflammation and swelling of the tendons and median nerve that passes under the carpal ligament?
Carpal Tunnel Syndrome
What is the prefix for large?
What is an abnormally large, raised or thickened scar called?
What is it called when a surgeon removes as much of a tumor as possible?
What is a mechanical device used to assist with or substitute or a patient's breathing?
What is the effect of one medication being increased when taken in combination with another medication?
What is the medical term that means to pertain to within the skin?
What is the surgical removal of all or part of the prostate?
What is the sum of all the chemical change that take pace in the body?
What is the medical term for the inflammation of the pancreas?
What is the surgical connection of two vessels or other tubular structures called?
What is used in conjunction with grading to further identify the characteristics of malignant tumors?
What is the medical term for paleness?
What is the medical term for nerve cell?
What does the suffix version mean?
What is abnormal muscle tone or prolonged muscle contractions called?
What is the medical term for pertaining to the tail or downward?
What is the medical term for inflammation of the adrenal glands?
What is a malignant tumor of one or both testes?
What is the medical term for severe itching?
What is the medical term for abnormal cloudiness of the lens?
What is the root word for the nose?
What does the root muc/o mean?
What is the medical term for pain in many joints?
What is the yellow discoloration of the skin?
What is the loss of hair or baldness?
What is the suffix for hemorrhaging?
What is the inflammation around the heart called?
What is an accumulation of fluid in the scrotum or along the spermatic cord?
What is a malignant tumor r neoplasm of the prostate gland?
What is the term for excessive thirst?
What is the softening of the nails?
What is the drug used to treat cancer?
What is the medical term for skinlike or resembling skin?
What is the increased muscular movement and physical activity?
What is the wasting or decrease in size of an organ or tissue?
What is the enlargement of the bones of the extremities and face?
What is a chronic pain illness characterized by widespread muscular aches, pains, and stiffness?
What is the medical term for a kidney tumor?
What does gyn/o or gynec/o mean?
What is the inflammation of a vein in the presence of blood clot formation called?
What is the medical term that means to turn backward?
What is the root word for to eat?
What is the surgical fixation of the urethra?
What is pertaining to dilating the pupils?
What routes deliver medication through mucous membranes?
What is the medical term for the excessive discharge of sebum?
What does "CST" stand for?
Contraction stress test
When implantation does not occur, the endometrium is shed in a bloody discharge called?
What is the medical term for difficult speaking?
What is the inflammation of the testes?
What is an abnormal chest sound caused by congested or spasmodic bronchi?
What is the enlargement of the adrenal glands?
What is the structure that connects the two hemispheres of the brain?
What is the root word for few or diminished amount?
What is the lacking muscular coordination, especially voluntary muscle movement?
What is an inflamed hair follicle; a boil?
What is the medical term used for pertaining to through the skin?
What is the tumor of connective tissue?