IAHCSMM Chapter 2
The term "hemi" is a
To cut out
The term "excise" means
Which means "beside or near"
Which of the following surgical abbreviations might be used relating to a fractured bone?
Between the ribs
The term "intercosto" means
The term "hypo" means
Greek or Latin
The majority of medical terms are of either _____ or ____ origin.
Root word element
Which of the following tells a primary meaning of a word?
The purpose of a combining is to:
The last word element in a medical term is the:
The root element, "gastro," refers to the:
The suffix, "ectomy," refers to:
High blood sugar
"Hyperglycemia" refers to:
Surgical repair of the nose
The term "rhinoplasty," refers to:
"Dermopathy" is a(an):
Crushing of a stone
"Lithotripsy" refers to:
Beneath the skin
"Subcutaneous" refers to:
An instrument used to remove tissue around the bone
The term, "periosteal elevator," refers to:
below the knee amputation
The term, "BKA," refers to a surgical procedure involving:
Treating fractured bone without a surgical incision
The term, "CR," relates to a surgical procedure for: