Introduction to Medical Terminology: Comprehensive Medical Terminology Review - Quiz B Flashcards
Which term is used to describe a word formed from the initial letters of the major parts of a compound term?
Which skin condition is characterized by isolated pustules that become crusted and rupture?
Which procedure is the surgical removal of all or part of the colon?
Which term means situated between the ribs?
Which term describes the presence of stones in the gallbladder?
Which term describes a sudden and widespread outbreak of a disease within a population, group, or area?
Which term describes a subjective indication of disease that can be observed only by the patient?
Which term means a false personal belief that is maintained despite obvious evidence to the contrary?
Which term describes a disease or symptoms of long duration?
Which condition is an inflammation of a blood or lymph vessel?
Which breathing disorder is also known as shortness of breath?
Which term describes tearing or laceration of the vaginal wall?
What term describes an accumulation of blood in the pleural cavity?
Which term describes a woman who has borne one child?
Which condition is bleeding from the urethra?
Which procedure is performed to remove fluid from the sac surrounding the heart?
Which diagnostic blood test is used to screen for prostate cancer?
What type of pathogen causes rabies?
Which imaging technique projects uses a thin, fan-shaped x-ray beam that rotates around the patient to produce cross-sectional views of the body?
Which condition is commonly known as an ingrown toenail?