Flashcards in physiological pathology ch12 ch13 (exam 4) Deck (50):
prefix meaning death.
pathological death of a tissue still a part of the living organism.
renal calculus or gravel.
prefix meaning new.
the abnormal, excessive and uncontrolled multiplication of cells with the formation of a mass or new growth of tissue.
prefix meaning kidney
organisms that are free living and relationships are not required for survival
infection acquired in a hospital
a disease with an abnormally high rate of occurrence in members of the workforce.
suffix meaning pain
suffix meaning like
prefix meaning few
diminished amount of urine production
suffix meaning tumor
inflammation of an ovary
an organism that exists as part of the normal flora but may become pathogenic under certain conditions.
temperature at which organisms grow best, 98-100 degrees F.
a condition or disease in which there is a change in anatomy
suffix meaning full of
pressure that develops when two solutions of different concentrations are separated by a semipermeable membrane.
prefix meaning bone
a tumor formed of bone. It may occur as an overgrowth of or outgrowth from bone, but constituting an independent tumor.
a disease marked by softening of the bones due to faulty calcification in adulthood.
inflammation of bone and bone marrow
a disease of bone marked by increased porosity from widening of the Haversian canals and softness from absorption of the calcareous material. Loss of bone density.
suffix meaning mouth
suffix meaning cut
epidemic, widespread, even of worldwide event
a circumscribed overgrowth or hypertrophy of the papillae of a cutaneous or mucous surface.
a.k.a. paralysis agitans
an interactive relationship between two organisms in which one is harmed and the other benefits.
study of structural changes in the body caused by disease.
the science that deals with the study of disease.
the manner in which a disease develops.
the state of producing or being able to produce pathological changes and disease.
suffix meaning disease.
suffix meaning poverty, decrease.
an ulcer of the mucous membrane of the stomach or duodenum, caused by the action of highly acid gastric juice.
inflammation of the pericardium, the membrane covering the heart and beginning of the great vessels.
inflammation of the peritoneum, or lining of the abdominal cavity.
antemortem, pinpoint, extravascular blood discoloration visible as purplish hemorrhages of the skin.
prefix meaning to eat.
inflammation of the mucous membrane and underlying parts of the pharynx.
suffix meaning affinity for.
prefix meaning vein.
inflammation of a vein.
congenital condition in which the proximal portions of the limbs are poorly developed or absent.
study of changes in body functions due to disease.
coloration caused by deposit, or lack, of colored material in the tissues.