Flashcards in physiological pathology ch5 ch6 (exam 2) Deck (50):
prefix meaning through
term used to designate two diseasesm diabetes insipidus and diabete mellitus, each having polyuria in common
term denoting the naming of the disease or syndrome;recognize nature of disease
condition of the heart being enlarged normally, artificially, or as a result of disease
double bacillus, two being linked end to end to each other
a genus of bacteria that are gram
-positive organisms occurring in pairs. Also called Streptococcus.
chemical or physical agent that kills disease-causing microorganisms generally used on inanimate objects.
destruction of infectious agents by chemical or physical means directly applied to an inanimate object.
the presence of a number of diverticula of the intestine
resistant, as in bacteria, to the action of a drug or drugs
(ischemic necrosis) - condition that results when the body part that dies had little blood and remains aseptic and occurs when the arteries but not the veins are obstructed
prefix meaning difficult
abnormal development of tissue
small, non-elevated hemorrhagic patch; extravasation of blood into a tissue
suffix meaning dilate
suffix meaning removal of
displaced; not in the normal place, for example, extrauterine pregnancy
the implantation of the fertilized ovum in a site other than the normal one in the uterine cavity.
abnormal accumulation of fluids in tissue or body cavities
excessive wasting away of the body.
obstruction of a blood vessel by free floating object in the bloodstream
suffix meaning vomit
suffix meaning blood
pus in the pleural cavity
prefix means in
inflammation of the brain.
a disease that is continuously present in a community
prefix meaning within
inflammation of the endocardium, or lining membrane of the heart. It may involve only the membrane covering the valves or the general lining of the chambers of the heart.
inflammation of the mucous membrane of the cervix uteri
the ectopic occurrence of endometrial tissue or its diffuse inplantation or infiltration in the myometrium.
produced or arising from within a cell or organism
a thick-walled spore within a bacterium
bacterial toxin confined within the body of a bacterium freed only when the bacterium is broken down, found only in gram negative bacteria.
inflammation of the intestine, especially the small intestine, usually accompanied by diarrhea.
prefix meaning intestine
prefix meaning upon
a disease that is currently in higher than normal numbers
a chronic neurogenic disease marked by sudden alterations in consciousness and frequently by convulsions.
bleeding from the nose
inflammation of the esophagus
suffix meaning sensation
the study of the cause of disease
prefix meaning out of
increase in severity of a disease
originating outside an organ or part
a toxin produced by a microorganism and excreted into its surrounding medium, generally protein in nature
loss of blood to the point where life can no longer be sustained