Flashcards in physiological pathology ch7 ch8 ch9 (exam 2) Deck (49):
the fluid that oozes through the tissues into a cavity or to the surface.
microorganism that prefers an environment devoid of oxygen but has adapted so that it can live and grow in the presence of oxygen.
an organism that prefers an oxygen environment but is capable of living and growing in its absence.
having the capacity to do something that is not compulsory, in particular having the ability to live or adapt to certain conditions
prefers live organic matter as a source of nutrition but can adapt to the use of dead organic matter under certain conditions
pertaining to or characterized by fever
an encapsulated tumor composed mainly of fibrous connective tissue; fibroid, tumor, inoma.
one in which the organisms are originally confined to one area but enter the blood or lymph vessel and spread to other parts of the body
any inanimate object to which infectious material adheres and can be transmitted
having rapid and severe onset, usually fatal
a condition or disease in which there is no recognizable change in anatomy
a group of diverse and widespread unicellular and multicellular organisms, lacking chlorophyll, usually bearing spores and often filamentous
agent that kills fungi and their spores
abscess or pyogenic infection of a sweat gland or hair follicle
form of necrosis combined with putrefaction
inflammation of the stomach
inflammation of the gingival tissue
parenchymatous nephritis with pronounced lesions in the glomeruli
an infection that becomes systemic.
deals with the study of the widespread processes of disease such as inflammation, degeneration, necrosis or cellular death, repair, etc. without reference to particular organs or organ systems.
GENESIS - suffix meaning generation
suffix meaning generation
substance that destroys microorganisms
enlargement of the thyroid gland due to iodine deficiency
study of changes in structure of the body that are readily seen with the unaided eye as a result of disease.
vomiting of blood
tumor like swelling of blood
discharge of red blood cells in the urine
an inherited hemorrhagic disease characterized by a tendency to excessive and sometimes spontaneous bleeding.
blood in sputum
escape of blood from blood vascular system
inflammation of the liver
genetic characteristics transmitted from parent to offspring
abnormal protrusion of an organ or part of an organ through an abnormal opening in the wall of the cavity containing the organ.
prefix meaning dissimilar
an organism that requires complex organic food from a carbon source in order to grow and develop.
prefix meaning similar
prefix meaning water
abnormal collection of fluid in any sacculated cavity in the body, especially tunica vaginalis.
excessive accumulation of cerebrospinal fluid in the ventricles of the brain.
distention of the pelvis and calyces of one or both kidneys with urine as a result of obstruction.
abnormal accumulation of fluid within the pericardial sac
abnormal accumulation of fluid in the thoracic cavity
prefix meaning above or excess
excess of blood in an area of the body
the increased size of an organ or part due to the excessive but regulated increase in the number of its cells.
the enlargement of an organ or part due to the increase in size of cells composing it.
prefix meaning deficiency or beneath