Medical Terminology Chapter 1 @ TCC
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Medical Terminology Chapter 1 @ TCC
Medical Terms Their Meaning
Davi-Ellen Chabner Ninith Edition
Inflammation of the gland
Tumor of a gland
Removal of a gland
Decrease of hemoglobin in the blood
Pain of a joint
Inflammation of a joint
Examination of a body after death ( postmortem ) to determine the cause of death.
Study of life ( living organisems )
Process of removing a small piece of living tissue for microscope examination.
Pertaining to producing cancer.
Cancerous or malignant tissue
Pertaining to the heart
Study of the heart
Pertaining to the head
Pertaining to the cerebrum ( largest part of the brain.
Inflammation of the urinary bladder.
Visual examination of the urinary bladder.
Study of cells.
Inflammation of the skin.
The study of skin.
Complete knowledge of a patients condition.
Record of the electricity within the heart.
Record of the electricity within the brain.
Glands that secrete hormones within the body directly into the bloodstream.
Specialist in the study of the endocrine gland.
Endocrinology is the study of the endorine gland.
Instrument to visually examine within the body.
Process of visual examination within the body.
Inflammation of the small intestine.
Disease condition of the intestines, ofter the small intestine.
The outer later of the skin.
Pertaining to the above the stomach.
Red blood cells.
Process of cutting; removal; resection.
The gland that secrete chemicals to the outside of the body.
Removal or excision of the stomach.
Pertaining to the stomach.
The study of the stomach and intestines.
Incision of the stomach.
Specialist in the study of disorders of the female reproductive Austin.
The study of the diseases of women particularly those affecting the female reproductive system.
The study of blood disorders.
Collection or mad of blood.
Blood protein contained in red blood cells.
Inflammation of the liver.
Tumor of the liver hepatocellular carcinoma.
High levels of sugar in the bloodstream; often associated with diabetes mellitus.
Secretion by thyroid gland of a greater than normal amount of thyroxine.
Pertaining to under the skin.
Pertaining to below the stomach.
Low / deficient levels of sugar in the bloodstream.
Pertaining to produced by a treatment or a procedure.
Process of cutting into or making an incision.
Disease of high number of malignant ( cancerous ) white blood cells.
White blood cell.
Slight increase in white blood cells.
Removel of a kidney.
Inflammation of a kidney.
The study of the kldney and kidney disease.
Abnormal condition of the kidney.
Pertaining to nerves.
Pain of nerves.
Pertaining to the study of nerves.
Study of nerves and nerve disorders.
Specialist in the study of tumors, particularly malignant growths.
The study of tumor particularly malignant growth.
Specialist in the study of the eyes and eye disorder.
The instrument used by an ophthamologist to visually examine the eye.
Inflammation of the bone.
Inflammation of bone and joints; degeneration of the joints.
Inflammation of a bone.
Pertaining to produsing disease.
A specialist in the study of disease.
The study of disease.
Pertaining to treatment of children.
The sac surround the heart.
State of knowledge before the fact prediction about the outcome of a illness.
A gland in a man that surrounds the neck of the urinary bladder and urethea. It produces a fluid which, after combining with derm cells, leaves body as semantic.
Specialist in treatment of the mind.
The study of the mind.
The study of x-ray and related procedures for diagnosis.
Pertaining to the liver.
Removal or excision of an organ or part of the body.
Pertaining to behind the heart.
Inflammation of the nose.
Tumor ( malignant ) of fleshy tissue such as bone, muscle, fat and cartilage.
Pertaining to below the liver.
A cell that helps blood to clot; a platelet.
Pertaining to through or across the liver.
The study of urinary tract.