Vocab Test Review Flashcards Preview

Medical Termnology > Vocab Test Review > Flashcards

Flashcards in Vocab Test Review Deck (76)
Loading flashcards...
60

Suturing

Act of closing a wound or incision by stitching or a similar means

61

Laryngo

Larynx

62

Oto

Ear

63

Pathy

Disease

64

Rrhea

Flow or discharge

65

Trauma

Wound or injury. Types of injured that May occur in an accident, shooting, natural disaster, or fire

66

Eponym

A disease structure operation or procedure named for the person who discovered or described it first

67

Acronym

A word formed from the intial letter or letters of the major parts of a compound term

68

Scopy

Visual examination

69

Cyano

Blue

70

Erythro

Red

71

Inter

Between

72

Intra

Within

73

Laceration

A torn tagged wound

74

Infection

The invasion of the body by a pathogenic organism may be localized or may be systemic

75

Inflammation

Localized response to an injury or destruction of tissues