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1

What does the prefix "hypo-" mean?

low

2

What does the prefix "hyper-" mean?

high

3

What does the word part "gly" mean?

sugar

4

What does the suffix "-emia" mean?

blood

5

What does rhinitis refer to?

runny nose (allergies)

6

Which suffix indicates a condition of the blood?

-emia

7

What does the suffix "-itis" mean?

inflammation

8

What does the suffix "-pathy" mean?

disease

9

What does the suffix "-malacia" mean?

softening

10

What does the root word "kalemia" mean?

potassium

11

What is the meaning of the root word "cyte"?

cell

12

What is the meaning of the root word "mast"?

breast

13

What is the meaning of the root word "hema"?

blood

14

What is the meaning of the root word "hepat"?

liver

15

What is the meaning of the root word "nephro"?

kidney

16

What is the meaning of AF on a patient's chart?

Atrial fibrillation

17

What does the root word "derm" mean?

skin

18

What does the root word "cerebr" mean?

brain

19

What does the root word "cranio" mean?

skull

20

What does the root word "dent" mean?

tooth

21

What does the abbreviation ABC mean?

abacavir

22

What does the abbreviation APAP mean?

acetaminophen (Tylenol)

23

What does the abbreviation ASA mean?

aspirin

24

What does the abbreviation ATV mean?

atazanavir

25

What does the abbreviation AZT mean?

zidovudine (Retrovir)

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What does the abbreviation BCP mean?

birth control pill

27

What does the abbreviation CBV mean?

zidovudine and lamivudine

28

What does the abbreviation ddC mean?

zalcitabine

29

What does the abbreviation ddI(i) mean?

didanosine (Videx)

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What does the abbreviation d4T mean?

stavudine (Zerit)