Glossary Case 2

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Glossary Case 2
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  1. To draw or pull a part of the body away from the median axis
    abduct
  2. Forward displacement of an organ
    anteversion
  3. Surgical removal of the vermiform appendix
    appendectomy
  4. having two poles, ends, or extremes
    bipolar
  5. peraining to the inside of the cheek
    buccal
  6. Results of portable x-ray unit used in the operation room; the C-shaped unit is made to surround the part being studied
    C-arm images
  7. Persisting over a long period of time
    chronic
  8. Yielding something abundantly
    copious
  9. To cut apart or separate
    dissect
  10. Difficult or lobored breathing
    dyspnea
  11. Within or through the trachea
    endotracheal
  12. Pertaining to the femur [thigh]
    femoral
  13. An abnormal rhythm of the heart
    gallop
  14. Necrosis [death] of a tissue due to local ischemia [obstruction of blood]
    infarct
  15. A break within the trochanter [bones of the neck of the femur or thigh]
    intertrochanteric fracture
  16. Obstruction of blood to a body part due to a pathologic condition
    ischemia
  17. Pertaining to the myocardium [muscular tissue of the heart]
    myocardial
  18. No profuse perspiration
    nondiaphoretic
  19. Pertaining to a normal-sized head
    normocephalic
  20. Enlargement of one or more of the viscera [internal organs]
    organomegaly
  21. Pupils equal, round, and reactive to light and accommodation.
    PERRLA
  22. A protrusion or projection
    prominence
  23. Inability of the kidneys to remove nitrogenous wastes adequately
    renal insufficiency
  24. Remaining uninjured or unimpaired
    intact
  25. Urinalysis [or urine analysi]
    UA

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