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perform special diagnostic tests

laboratories

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provide assistance and care for elderly patients

long-term care facilities

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provide care for accidents or sudden illness

emergency care services

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located in large companies or industries

industrial health care centers

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provide care for the teeth and dental diseases

dental offices

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provide guidance, counseling, and chemical abuse treatment centers

mental heath facilities

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provide care for individuals with physical or mental handicaps to allow maximum self-care and function

rehabilitation facilities

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provide a variety of services in patient's home

home health care

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provide care for terminally ill persons

hospice agencies

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provide total health care directed toward preventive health care

health maintenance organizations

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provide emergency, prehospital care to accident victims

emergency medical technician

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manage the operation of a health care facility

health care administrator

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organize and code patient records, gather statistical data

health information technician

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dispense medications and provide information on drugs

pharmacist

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use recreational and leisure activities as a form of treatment

recreational therapist

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operate the heart-lung machines

perfusionist

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study human behavior, help individuals deal with the problems of living

psychologist

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operate machine to record electrical activity in the brain

electroencephalographic technologist

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dentist specializing in alignment or straightening of the teeth

orthodontist

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works under supervision of dentist to remove stains and deposits from the teeth

dental hygienist

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study tissues, fluid, and cells of the body to help determine the presence and/or cause of disease

medical (clinical) laboratory technologist

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order, maintain, and stock all of the equipment and supplies used in a health care facility

central/sterile supply worker

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nurse assistants who provide care for patients in long-term care facilities

geriatric assistant

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assess nutritional needs of individuals and manage food service systems

diatrition

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provide care to individuals with hearing problems

audiologist

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med terminology ch 1

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which combining forms means white?

leuk/o

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based on its word parts, the term cardiorrhexis means...

rupture of the heart

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in the term pericardiectomy, the word part -ectomy is a...

suffix

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which term describes a torn, ragged wound?

laceration

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which term means the tissue death of an artery or arteries?

arterionecrosis

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which prefix means between or among?

inter-

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which term means inflammation of a nerve?

neuritis

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which suffix means to suture or stitch?

-rrhaphy

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which suffix means a surgical creation of an artificial opening?

-ostomy

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which of these suffixes require the use of a combining vowel?

-stenosis

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based on its word parts, the term hepatorrhagia means...

bleeding from the liver

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which statement is true about inflammation?

inflammation is a localized response to an injury or destruction of tissues

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a fever is referred to as a --- because it can be measured by the patient or others

sign

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which term describes the time and events surrounding birth?

perinatal

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in the term otorhinolaryngology, which part means ear?

ot/o

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the term --- means any pathologic change or disease in the spinal cord or bone marrow

myelopathy

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which term means pain in the stomach?

gastralgia

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which term means the rupture of a muscle?

myorrhexis

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which combining form means plaque or fatty substance?

ather/o

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the examination technique in which the examiner's hands are used to feel the texture, size, consistency, and location of certain body parts is known as

palpation

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which combining form means fungus?

myc/o

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the --- is part of the hip bone

ilium

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which combining form means fever?

pyr/o

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which suffix means specialist?

-ologist

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which combining form means nerve?

neur/o

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-algia

pain

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hypo-

deficient

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-megaly

abnormal enlargement

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-osis

abnormal condition

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hyper-

excessive

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appendectomy

surgical removal of the appendix

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arthralgia

joint pain

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erythrocyte

mature red blood cell

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prenatal

before birth

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tonsillitis

inflammation of the tonsils

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-necrosis

tissue death

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-sclerosis

abnormal hardening

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-scopy

visual examination

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-stenosis

abnormal narrowing

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supra-

above

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-gram

a picture or record

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-graphy

process of recording a picture or record

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-itis

inflammation

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-malacia

abnormal softening

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sub-

below

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cardiac

pertaining to the heart

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remission

temporary disappearance of symptoms

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gastrosis

abnormal stomach condition

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supracostal

above the ribs

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syndrome

signs and symptoms that occur together

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ch 2 medical terminology

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the processes through which the body maintains a constant internal environment are known as

homeostasis

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which of the following is a characteristic of the anatomic position?

standing up straight so the body is erect

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--- has the specialized ability to contract and relax

muscle tissue

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when a recessive gene for a disease is inherited from

both parents, the offspring will have that condition

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a/an --- is aquired in a hospital or clinic setting

nosocomial infection

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the term --- is opposite of anterior

posterior

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a/an --- divides the body into anterior and posterior portions

frontal plane

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the organs of reproduction are protected by the --- cavity

pelvic

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a transverse plane divides the body into --- and inferior portions

superior

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which terms means toward the lower part of the body?

caudal

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the --- body regions are located on the left and right side and are covered by the lower ribs

left and right hypochondriac

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the term --- describes the congenital absence of a normal opening or the failure of a structure, such as the anus, to be tubular

atresia

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the --- plane, which is also known as the midline, divides the body into equal left and right halves

midsagittal

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which term describes a benign tumor formed from glandular tissue?

adenoma

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which terms means the direction toward or nearer the midline?

medial

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a physician who specializes in the care of older people is known as a

geriatrician

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which condition is the abnormal development or growth of cells, tissues, or organs?

dysplasia

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which term refers to an outbreak of a disease occurring over a large geographic area, possibly worldwide?

pandemic

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which term means the study of the structure, composition, and function of tissues?

histology

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which term means toward the side?

lateral

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which term means the study of the functions of body structures?

physiology

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a/an --- disorder, such as a panic attack, produces symptoms for which no psychological or anatomical cause can be identified

functional

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