Ch17

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Ch17
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  1. "blank" i the study of disease.
    pathology
  2. A pathologic site is considered a
    lesion
  3. "blank" is the wearing away of tissue.
    erosion
  4. A "blank" is a closed cell or pouch with a defenite wall
    cyst
  5. An "blank" is a localized collection of pus anywhere in the body.
    abscess
  6. A swelling or mass of blood collected in one area or organ is a
    hematoma
  7. "blank" is the medical term to bruising.
    ecchymosis
  8. A granular tumor of growth is a
    granuloma
  9. "blank" is the formation of white spots or patches on the mucosa.
    leukoplakia
  10. A benign, chronic disease that affects the skin and oral mucosa is
    lichen planus
  11. "blank" is a superficial infection that is caused by a yeastlike fungus.
    candidiasis
  12. "blank" is the inflammation of cellular or connective tissue.
    cellulitis
  13. "blank" is a general term used to describe inflammation of the tongue.
    glossitis
  14. "blank" is a malignant tumor in epithelial tissue.
    carcinoma
  15. "blank" is a malignant tumor in connective tissue such as muscle or bone.
    sarcoma
  16. A malignant disease of the blood-forming organ is
    leukemia
  17. "blank" is dryness of the mouth caused by reduction of saliva.
    xerostomia
  18. A disorder is that is present at birth is a
    congenital disorder
  19. A "blank" is the removal of tissue from living patients for diagnostic examination.
    biopsy
  20. "blank" is the spreading of disease from one part of the body to another.
    metastasize
  21. "blank" is the term for the advanced tooth decay caused by the heavy use of methamphetamine.
    meth mouth

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