quiz 3

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quiz 3
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2012-11-23 16:48:08
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  1. Calorie
    energy produced from burning of food eaten
  2. cartilage
    connective tissue at ends of bones
  3. catheter
    tuve to drain fluid from body
  4. cell
    basic unit of body structure
  5. CNS
    central nervous system
  6. CSF
    cerebrospinal fluid
  7. Cerumen
    ear wax
  8. cheyne-stoke
    shallow, slow breathing
  9. chromosomes
    structures in cell nucleus
  10. chronic
    slow, dradual onset; no cure
  11. chyme
    food mixed with gastric juices
  12. clean technique
    medical asepsis
  13. colostomy
    artificial opening in colon
  14. communication
    exchange of information
  15. compound fracture
    bone through skin
  16. comminuted fracture
    bone in many pieces
  17. constipation
    hard feces
  18. contamination
    unclean
  19. contracture
    permanent shortening of muscle

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