Med Term Exam Two Review

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give the combining form meaning water, fluid

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give the combining form meaning water, fluid

hydr

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give the combining form meaning solid, having three dimensions

stere

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give the combining form meaning passage, opening, duct, pore, cavity

por

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give the combining form meaning stupor, numbness

narc

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give the combining form meaning gray matter of the brain and spinal cord

poli

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give the combining form meaning bone marrow, spinal cord

myel

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give the combining form meaning strength

sthen

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give the combining forms meaning fiber, muscle

in

inos

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according to Hippocratic practices and the lecture slide, a physician can make a prognosis by observing how a person sleeps

true

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give the combining form meaning sensitivity to pain

alges

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give the combining form meaning mind

psych

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give the combining form meaning sleep

hypn

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give the combining form meaning face

prosop

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what is the meaning of the combining form MY- or MYS

muscle

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Hippocratic physicians may treat a patient in one of the four ways listed on the lecture slide for M3. Name one. Capitalization is unnecessary

remove blood

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give the combining form meaning corpse, ded

necr

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give the combining form meaning artery

arteri

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give the combining form meaning cartilage

chondr

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what is the meaning of the combining form HIDR(OT)- or -IDR-

sweat

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what is the meaning of the combining form MYC- or MYCET-

fungus

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give the combining form meaning few, deficient

olig

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give the combining form meaning narrow

sten

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give the combining form meaning yellow

xanth

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give the combining form meaning jaundice

icter

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give the combining form meaning tissue (do not include the parentheses or the letter within the parentheses)

hist

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give the combining form meaning rapid

tachy

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give the combining form meaning soft

malac

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which of the following best defines pterodactyl

winged fingers

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give the combining form meaning many, excessive

poly

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give the combining form meaning green

chlor

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give the combining form meaning joint

arthr

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give both combining forms meaning meningeal membrane, meninges

mening

meninx

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give the combining forms meaning middle, secondary, partial, mesentery

mes

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in the mythological story of Arachne, the Goddess Athena was pleased by Arachne’s tapestry and rewarded her with life as a spider

false

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give the combining form meaning equal, same, similar, alike

is

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give the combining form meaning head

cephal

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give the combining form meaning kidney

nephr

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give the combining form meaning hard

scler

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give the combining form meaning neck, cervix

trachel

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give the combining form meaning brain

encephal

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give the combining form meaning heart

cardi

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give the combining form meaning nerve

neur

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what is the meaning of the combing form SOMAT- or -SOMA-

body

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what is the meaning of the combining form HELC-

ulcer

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give the combining form meaning other, divergence, difference from

all

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give the combining form meaning bone

oste

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select the combining forms for the affected body part marked above

ONYCH-

DACTYL-

DERM(AT)-

POD-

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meningitis is the inflammation of what

membranes of the spinal cord or brain

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choose the correct term for ‘disease of the intestine resulting from (bacteria or) fungi’

enteromycosis

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myoendocarditis is inflammation of what

the cardiac muscles and membranous lining

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choose the correct definition of toxicodermatitis

inflammation of the skin caused by a poison

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choose the correct definition of xanthemia

carotene in the blood, marked by yellowing of the skin

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choose the correct definition of helcosis

ulceration

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what do the prefix and 1st combining form of anisocytosis indicate about the size of cells

inequality

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what is the meaning of first combining form of myodynia

muscle

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choose the correct definition of antinarcotic

to oppose the action of a narcotic

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choose the correct definition of myoneural

pertaining to muscle and nerve

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choose the correct term for ‘numbness following sleep’

narcohypnia

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choose the correct term for ‘muscular weakness and abnormal fatigue’

myasthenia

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choose the correct term for ‘cells of equal size’

isocytosis

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choose the correct definition of icteroid

resembling jaundice

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what is the location of the mesoderm in relation to the endoderm and the ectoderm

it lies between them

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choose the correct definition of epidermitis

inflammation of the superficial layers of the skin

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which best describes xanthoma plaques or nodules

yellow

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what does the prefix of hyperchlorhydria indicate about hydrochloric acids in the stomach

an excess

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dermatomycosis is a skin condition caused by what

fungus

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which correctly describes pachyderma

unusual thickness of the skin

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the word polyp is a shortened form of what 2 Greek combining forms

POLY-

POD-

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how is xanthosis best described

a yellowing of the skin

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what is fused with sympodia

the lower extremities

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to what does the word somatic generally pertain

the body

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choose the correct definition of chondrocyte

a cartilage cell

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choose the correct definition of myolipoma

muscle tissue tumor containing fatty elements

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choose the correct definition of cyanoderma

blue or darkish discoloration of the skin or mucous membranes

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choose the combining form and its meaning for asthenia

STHEN, - strength

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choose the correct definition of meningomyelocele (myelomeningocele)

hernia of the spinal cord and meninges

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choose the correct term for ‘pain in the neck’

trachelodynia

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what is the condition of syndactylous digits

the digits are fused

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choose the correct definition of lipochondroma

a tumor both fatty and cartilaginous

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choose the correct definition of narcosis

unconsciousness or stupor produced by drugs

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choose the correct definition of podocyte

special epithelial cell with numerous footplates

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choose the correct definition of melanoychia

black pigmentation of the nails

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dermatosclerosis indicates what about the skin

infiltration of the skin with fibrous material

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choose the correct definition of osteroporosis

loss of bone mass throughout the skeleton

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choose the correct term for ‘tumor composed of tissue’

histoma

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choose the correct term for ‘inflammation of fibrous tissue’

inositis

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choose the correct definition for poliomyelitis

acute infectious inflammation of the anterior horns of the gray matter of the spinal cord

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choose the correct definition of histocyte (histiocyte)

monocyte residing in tissue

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hidrosis is the formation and secretion of what

sweat

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what does a necrocytotoxin do

causes death to cells

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what occurs where with mycethemia

fungi in the blood

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how is the cornea affected with helcoma

there is an ulcer

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choose the correct term for ‘yellowness of the skin’

xanthoderma

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where does the protrusion of trachelocele occur

in the tracheal wall

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choose the correct term for ‘inflammation of the skin with (thickening and) hardening’

sclerodermatitis

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choose the correct definition of myoma

a tumor containing muscle tissue

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choose the correct term for ‘pain in the feet’

podalgia

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give the combining form meaning ear

ot

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give the combining form meaning incision, slice, a cutting

tom

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give the combining form meaning heal, treat medically (do not include the parentheses or the letters within the parentheses)

therap

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