CH 4 - Diseases and Disorders - Building Medical Vocabulary with Spanish Translations

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  1. Terms to represent the names of diseases or disorders?
    Patho/logies
  2. Cancer or a Cancer/ous tumor?
    Carcin/oma
  3. CF that means tumor?
    onc(o)
  4. a benign tumor made up of blood vessels or lymph vessels?
    angi/oma
  5. Ophthalm/itis is inflammation of the?
    eye
  6. Appendic/itis is inflammation of the?
    appendix
  7. Otitis means inflammation of the ?
    ear
  8. Tonsillitis means inflammation of the?
    Tonsils
  9. Mast/itis is inflammation of the?
    breast
  10. Oste/itis is inflammation of the ?
    bone
  11. Neuritis is inflammation of the?
    nerve
  12. CF

    Canerco, carcino
    cancer
  13. CF

    Litho
    stone or calculus
  14. CF
    onco
    tumor
  15. CF

    patho
    disease
  16. suffix

    -cele
    hernia
  17. suffix

    -emia
    condition of the blood
  18. suffix

    -ia, -iasis
    condition
  19. suffix

    itis
    inflammation
  20. suffix

    -lith
    stone or calculus
  21. suffix

    -mania
    excessive preoccupation
  22. suffix

    -m aniac
    a person who shows excessive proccupation
  23. suffix

    -oma
    tumor
  24. suffix

    -osis
    condition (often an abnormal condition; sometimes an increase)
  25. suffix

    -pathy
    disease
  26. suffix

    -phobia
    abnormal fear
  27. suffix

    -ptosis
    prolapse (sagging)
  28. What does adenitis the inflammation of?
    gland
  29. dermatitis is inflammation of the?
    skin
  30. A protrusion of all or part of an organ through an abnormal opening?
    hernia
  31. Herniation of part of the brain through an opening in the skull is referred to as?
    Encephalocele
  32. This term means any persistent and irrational fear of something.
    Phobia
  33. The suffix, -ptosis means prolapse or?
    sagging
  34. Ptosis has two meanings, one can be that of the suffix, the other sometimes means the prolapse of one or both ?
    eyelids
  35. A suffix that means excessive preoccupation?
    -mania
  36. a disorder characterized by escessive preocupation with seeing or setting fires?
    pyromania
  37. This condition is so named because ancient greeks believed that hysterical women suffered from a disturbed condition of the uterus. What is it?
    Hysteria
  38. A nervous condition or disorder that is not caused by a demonstrable structural change.
    Neurosis
  39. Path(o) and the corresponding suffix -pathy mean?
    disease
  40. any disease of a gland; enlargement of a gland
    adenopathy
  41. Any disease of the eye
    Ophthalmopathy
  42. the suffix -emia means a condition of the
    blood
  43. abnormal stones formed in body tissues

    (usually associated with the urinary tract or the gallbladder or its ducts)
    Calculi
  44. pertaining to a nerve or the nerves?
    Neural
  45. pertaining to the breasts
    mammary
  46. pertaining to the brain
    cerebral
  47. pertaining to the eyelid
    blepharal
  48. pertaining to something that causes division or dissension
    divisive
  49. one affected with a compulsion to set fires
    pyromaniac
  50. opt(o) means vision. what does the sufix -opia mean?
    vision
  51. both -able and -ible are used to mean?
    Capable
  52. both -eum and -ium mean?
    membrane
  53. a membrane that lines the abdominal and pelvic cavities?
    peritoneum
  54. Enzymes are often named by changing -ose to ?
    -ase
  55. The CF lact(o) means milk, the sugar in milk is known as lactose. What do you call the enzyme that acts on lactose?
    Lact(o) + -ase

    Lactase
  56. suffix that means, pertaining to or characterized by.
    -ous
  57. the suffixes -pathy and -y mean
    condition
  58. CF

    Cyt(o)
    cell
  59. CF

    gen(o)
    beginning, origin
  60. CF

    kinesi(o)
    movement
  61. CF

    leps(o)
    seizure
  62. CF

    log(o)
    knowledge or words
  63. CF

    lys(o)
    destruction, dissolving
  64. CF

    meal(o)
    large, enlarged
  65. CF

    metr(o)
    measure, uterine tissue
  66. CF

    path(o)
    disease
  67. CF

    phag(o)
    eat, ingest
  68. CF

    phas(o)
    speech
  69. CF

    plas(o)
    formation, development
  70. CF

    plast(o)
    repair
  71. CF

    pleg(o)
    paralysis
  72. CF

    schis(o) , schiz(o) ,schist(o)
    split, cleft
  73. CF

    scler(o)
    hard
  74. CF

    scop(o)
    examine, view
  75. CF

    troph(o)
    nutrition
  76. Suffix

    -cyte
    cell
  77. Suffix

    -gen
    that which generates

    -genic (produced by or in) -genesis (producing or forming)
  78. Suffix

    kinesia, -kinesis
    movement, motion
  79. Suffix

    -lepsy
    seizure
  80. Suffix

    -logy
    study or science of

    -logist (one who studies)
  81. suffix

    -lysin
    that which destroys

    -lysis (process of destroying)
  82. suffix

    megaly
    enlargement
  83. suffix

    -meter
    instrument used to measure
  84. suffix

    -pathy
    disease
  85. suffix

    -phagia, -phagic, -phagy
    eating, swallowing
  86. suffix

    -phasia
    speech
  87. suffix

    -plasty
    surgical repair
  88. suffix

    -plegia
    paralysis
  89. suffix

    -schisis
    split, cleft
  90. suffix

    -sclerosis
    hardening, hard
  91. suffix

    -scopy
    process of visually examining
  92. suffix

    -trophic, -trophy
    nutrition
  93. a substance that produces cancer is called a?
    carcenogen
  94. ingest
    to eat
  95. a cell that can ingest and destroy particulate substances such as bacteria
    phagocyte

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