Flashcards in physiological pathology ch14 ch15 (exam 4) Deck (25):
suffix meaning paralysis.
refers to the lungs/pulmonary.
inflammation of the pleura, pleuritis.
suffix meaning breath.
general term used to denote any prolonged inhalation of mineral dust.
infection of the lungs.
prefix meaning gray.
a highly contagious infectious disease of the spinal cord caused by a filterable virus.
prefix meaning many, excess.
an increase in total red blood cell mass.
a growth or mass of tissue that protrudes from a mucous membrane.
prefix meaning after.
prefix meaning before.
number of cases of disease present in a specified population at a given time.
an original infection from which a second one originates.
a small proteinaceous infectious particle that is resistant to most procedures that modify nucleic acids.
prediction of the outcome of disease.
inflammation of the prostate gland.
one-celled organisms of the Kingdom Protista - most are unicellular although some are colonial.
science that deals with study of protozoa.
prefix meaning false.
bacteria that prefer cold, thriving at temperatures between 0 degrees C and 25 degrees C.
suffix meaning falling.
to cause a copious evacuation from body orifices.