Diseases, Disorders and Diagnostic Terms
#1. Snellen Chart - Test of clearness or sharpness of vision #2. myopia - nearsightedness, parallel rays entering the eye are focused in front of the retina #3. hyperopia - farsightedness, or ina...
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Abbreviations Chapter 5, 6 & 7
#1. ADHD - Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder #2. ALS - Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (Lou Gehrig disease) #3. ANS - Autonomic nervous system #4. CNS - Central nervous system #5. CP - Cereb...
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PTA 110 Prac App Sep 29
#1. Anaphylaxis - BP – can drop Respiratory rate- trouble breathing Pulse – weak rapid pulse #2. Anaphylaxis (actions) - Call 911, ask if they have epipen, ask if you can use it (thigh), lie ...
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Additional Diseases and Disorders
#1. canker sores - ulcers,chiefly of the mouth and lips #2. cheilitis - inflammation of the lip #3. gingivitis - inflammation of the gums #4. glossitis - inflammation of the tongue #5. stomatitis ...
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#1. alimentation - process of providing nutrition for the body alimentum - to nourish #2. the digestive system accomplishes its role through - ingestion, digestion, absorption, and elimination #3. ...
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Major Bones of the Body
#1. cranium - skull #2. costa - rib #3. sternum - breastbone #4. spine - backbone #5. vertebrae - spinal bones #6. cervical vertebrae - upper most spinal bones C1-C7 #7. thoracic vertebrae -...
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Surgical and Therapeutic Interventions: Heart & Blood Vessels
#1. cardiopulmonary bypass - method used to divert blood away from the heart and lungs temporarily when surgery of the heart and major blood vessels is performed #2. cardiopulmonary - pertaining t...
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Structures of the Lymphatic System
#1. lymph - fluid that escapes from the blood capillaries #2. thymus - a ductless gland in the lymphatic system #3. spleen - largest organ in the lymphatic system, important for keeping body flui...
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Surgical and Therapeutic Interventions: Lymphatic System
#1. lymphadenectomy - excision of a lymph node #2. splenectomy - excision of the spleen #3. tonsillectomy - excision of the tonsils #4. adenoidectomy - excision of the adenoids
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Changes in Numbers of Formed Elements of Blood
#1. erythrocyte function - transports oxygen #2. Red Blood Cell (RBC) condition or deficiency - erythrocytosis erythrocytopenia erythropenia #3. leukocyte function - body defense #4. White Blood ...
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Suffixes: Surgical Procedures
#1. -centesis - surgical procedure to aspirate or remove fluid #2. -ectomy - excision (surgical removal or cutting out) #3. -lysis - process of loosening, freeing or destroying #4. -pexy - surgica...
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#1. acous / o audi / o - hearing #2. acoustic audiometry - pertaining to hearing measurement of hearing #3. blephar / o - eyelid #4. belpharoptosis - drooping or prolapse of the eyelid #5. conju...
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#1. ABGs - arterial blood gases #2. AFB - acid-fast bacillus #3. ARDS - acute respiratory distress syndrome #4. CF - custic fibrosis #5. CO2 - carbon dioxide #6. COPD - chronic obstructive pulmo...
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Cardiovascula Pathology Terms
#1. anemia - group of disorders generally defined as a reduction in the mass of circulating red blood cells. #2. aneurysm - weakening and bulging of a part of a vessel wall. #3. angina - heart pa...
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