Medical Terminology

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melmoon
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Medical Terminology
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2012-03-20 18:29:02
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Basic Sciences-Medical Terminology
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  1. The root word arterio means:
    Artery
  2. Enuresis is:
    Nocturnal bed-wetting
  3. Hypertension means:
    High blood pressure
  4. Anaerobic means:
    Without oxygen
  5. Dys- means:
    Difficult
  6. QID refers to:
    4 times a day
  7. Chole refers to:
    Bile
  8. Mastectomy means:
    Excision of a breast
  9. Os means:
    Opening
  10. Aseptic means:
    Without sepsis
  11. Bilateral salpingo-oophorectomy means removal of:
    Both tubes & ovaries
  12. NPO means:
    Nothing by mouth
  13. Mentoplasty means reconstruction of the:
    Chin
  14. Pneumonectomy means:
    Removal of a lung
  15. -scopy means:
    Viewing
  16. Hepat refers to:
    Liver
  17. Tachycardia is a/an:
    Fast heart rate
  18. -tomy means:
    Incision
  19. Ectomy means:
    Excision
  20. Appendicitis means:
    Inflammation of the appendix
  21. Inter- means:
    Between
  22. Oophor refers to:
    Ovary
  23. Cephalgia refers to:
    Headache
  24. Which of the following abbreviations denote the AIDS virus?
    HIV
  25. The abbreviation used for the left eye is:
    OS

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