HITECH_Terminology_Units_1_thru_3

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HITECH Terminology of Healthcare Units 1-3
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  1. 1. What indicates the general meaning of a medical term?
    Word Root
  2. 2. What is adder to the beginning of a medical term?
    Prefix
  3. 3. What is added to the end of a medical term?
    Suffix
  4. 4. What is used to connect other medical word parts?
    Combining Vowels
  5. 5. The directional term known as being the front is?
    Anterior
  6. 11. The term that is known as lying on the spine is?
    Supine
  7. 12. The term that is known as lying on the stomach face down is?
    Prone
  8. 1. The four functions of the skin are:
    • a) Protection House
    • b) Nerve Receptors
    • c) Secretes Fluid
    • d) Regulate Temperature
  9. 2. The three layers of the skin are:
    • a) Epidermis (Thin Outer Layer)
    • b) Dermis (Middle Layer)
    • c) Subcutaneous (Inner Most Layer - Deepest)
  10. 3. The three types of burns are:
    • a) First Degree (Outer Layer)
    • b) Second Degree (Outer and Under Layer)
    • c) Third Degree (Deepest Layer)
  11. 5. What are the three types of fractures?
    • a) Open or Compound Fracture
    • b) Closed Fracture
    • c) Stress Fracture
  12. 6. The directional term known as being in the back is?
    Posterior
  13. 7. The directional term known as being below is?
    Inferior
  14. 8. The directional term known as being above is?
    Superior
  15. 9. The directional term known as being side is?
    Lateral
  16. 10. The directional term known as being in the middle?
    Medial
  17. 4. Three types of skin cancer:
    • a) Basal Cell Cancer
    • b) Squamous
    • c) Melanoma
  18. 1. What two parts of the human anatomy that are involved with the musculoskeletal system?
    • a) Muscular Components
    • b) Skeletal Components
  19. 2. What term is known as inflammation of the skeletal muscles?
    Myositis
  20. 3. What medical term refers to the skull?
    Crani-o or Cranium
  21. 4. What are the five sections of the spinal column?
    • a) Cervical
    • b) Thoracic
    • c) Lumbar
    • d) Sacrum
    • e) Coccyx
  22. 6. Joint inflammation is also known as:
    Arthritis

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