Med term final

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Med term final
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  1. What is the combining form for Kidney?
    • ren/o
    • nephr/o
  2. centesis
    surgical tapping or puncture
  3. phagia
    eating, swallowing
  4. phasia
    speech
  5. plasia
    condition of growth or development
  6. rrhagia
    hemorrhage
  7. rrhea
    flow or discharge
  8. rrhexis
    rupture
  9. stasis
    stopping
  10. stomy
    new opening
  11. abnormal speech
    paraphasia
  12. absence of speech
    aphasia
  13. absence of sweat
    anhidrosis
  14. act of controlling the blood flow
    hemostasis
  15. ankle bone
    tarsal
  16. any eye disease
    ophthalmopathy
  17. away from the point of origin
    distal
  18. any nail condition
    onychosis
  19. cells of equal size
    isocellular
  20. condition of profuse sweating
    • hyperhidrosis
    • diaphoresis
  21. decreasing the size of a vessel
    vasoconstriction
  22. difficulty speaking
    dysphasia
  23. double vision
    diplopia
  24. downward plane
    caudal, inferior
  25. enlarging the size of a vessel
    vasodilation
  26. excision of all or part of the wrist
    carpectomy
  27. excision of dead tissue
    debridement, necrectomy
  28. farsightedness
    hyperopia
  29. fatty layer of skin
    subcutaneous
  30. combining form for gall
    chol/e
  31. genesis
    producing or forming
  32. heatstroke
    thermoplegia
  33. incision into a dead body
    necrotomy
  34. inflammation near the liver
    parahepatitis
  35. inflammation of sweat glands
    hidradenitis
  36. inflammation over the spleen
    episplenitis
  37. inflammation over the stomach
    epigastritis
  38. inner germ layer of human tissue
    endoderm
  39. kneecap
    patella
  40. large cyst
    macrocyst
  41. larger lower arm bone
    radius
  42. larger lower leg bone
    tibia
  43. loss of accommodation
    presbyopia
  44. metastasis
    a disease that spreads beyond its origin
  45. nearsightedness
    myopia
  46. outer germ layer of human tissue
    ectoderm
  47. outside of the bladder
    extracystic
  48. outside of the joint
    extra-articular
  49. outside of the liver
    extrahepatic
  50. painful (bad or difficult) menstrual flow
    dysmenorrhea
  51. prolapse of the eyelid
    blepharoptosis
  52. region over the stomach
    epigastric
  53. Combining form for renal pelvis
    pyel/o
  54. smaller leg bone
    femur
  55. something within the body but out of place
    eptopic
  56. study of drugs that act on the mind and emotions
    psychopharmacology
  57. superficial layer of skin
    epidermis
  58. syndrome
    variety of symptoms occurring together
  59. tailbone
    coccyx
  60. combining form for testicle
    orchid/o
  61. the bone closer to your body with your palms face up (lower arm bone)
    ulna
  62. the plane toward the midline
    medial
  63. the plane toward the side
    lateral
  64. up toward the head
    cephalic superior
  65. upper arm bone
    humerus
  66. very small cyst
    microcyst
  67. weak voice
    dysphonia
  68. Wat are cells of unequal size?
    anisocellular
  69. What does periarticular mean?
    around articulations or joints

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