Initial combining forms
Many of these combining forms are ones you may already know. There are also some terms in here that you may not know but if you can figure out a part of the word, you can make a good guess.
klmonagle|1 year ago|±0|2 views
Medical Terminology: Chapter 2 (Prefixes)
Prefixes, Suffixes, and abbreviations
Shanea_Frazier|5 years ago|±0|16 views
#1. primipara - Woman who has borne one child #2. mastopexy - to surgically affix sagging breasts in a more elevated position. #3. castration - surgical removal of both testicles #4. phimosis - na...
jgoebel|9 years ago|±0|53 views
Chapter 6 - Medical Terminology
#1. APNEA - Temporary cessation of breathing, especially during sleep #2. BRONCHIOLE - Any of the minute branches into which a bronchus divides #3. ATELECTASIS - Complete or partial collapse of a l...
venuswriter88|4 years ago|±0|12 views
Medical Terminology - Exam 2
Endocrine, Nervous, and Musculoskeletal systems
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HESI Vocab - D
#1. Debridement - removal of necrotic tissue from a wound #2. Decubitus Ulcer - wound related to a bedsore #3. Deficit - a lack in an amount or quality of something, such as money or rainfall #4. D...
sydneylynnj|7 years ago|±0|35 views
HESI Vocab - R,S
#1. Rationale - an explanation regarding the principles, opinions, beliefs, or practices held by a specific party #2. Recur - something that is revisited for consideration; a thought or idea that ...
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HESI Vocab - N,O
#1. Necrosis - cellular death, often resulting in black, dead tissue #2. Neuropathy - new-sprung disease #3. Nephrectomy - removal of a kidney #4. Nephrogram - x-ray of the kidney #5. Nephrolysis ...
sydneylynnj|7 years ago|±0|21 views
HESI Vocab - T,U,V,X
#1. Thoracalgia - pain located in the chest #2. Tracheitis - inflammation of the trachea #3. Tracheostenosis - reduced in trachea size #4. Trichomycosis - fungal condition in hair #5. Ungual - re...
sydneylynnj|7 years ago|±0|22 views
HESI Vocab - P
#1. Pachyderma - increased thickness of skin #2. Parameter - a limit or boundary; in math it is an arbitrary value that is used to describe a statistical population #3. Paroxysmal - characterized...
sydneylynnj|7 years ago|±0|20 views