NURSING ROLES medical terminology SAMPLE QUIZ

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  1. A COMBINING FORM IS
    THE ROOT PLUS COMBINING VOWEL
  2. THE COMBINING FOMR MEANING JOINT IS
    ARTHR/O
  3. A SUFFIX MEANING "INFLAMMATION"
    ITIS
  4. A PREFIX MEANING "UNDER, DEFICIENT, OR LESS THAT NORMAL" IS
    HYPO
  5. A SUFFIX MEANING "STUDY OF" IS
    LOGY
  6. TUMOR OF A GLAND
    ADENOMA
  7. VISUAL EXAMINATION OF THE URINARY BLADDER
    CYSTOSCOPY
  8. PREDICTION ABOUT THE OUTCOME OF TREATMENT
    PROGNOSIS
  9. NERVE PAIN
    NEURALGIA
  10. REN/O AND NEPHR/O BOTH MEAN
    KIDNEY
  11. WHICH TERM RELATES TO THE BRAIN
    CEREBRAL
  12. A CANCEROUS TUMOR IS A
    CARCINOMA
  13. A RED BLOOD CELL
    ERYTHROCYTE
  14. A CERBROVASCULAR ACCIDENT (CVA) CAN BE CAUSED BY
    THROMBOSIS
  15. AN INSTRUMENT TO VISUALLY EXAMINE THE URINARY BLADDER IS CALLED A
    CYSTOSCOPE
  16. EXCESSIVE (MORE THAN NORMAL) AMOUNT OF SUGAR IN THE BLOOD IS CALLED
    HYPERGLYCEMIA
  17. A GASTRECTOMY IS A
    GASTRIC RESECTION
  18. GLANDS THAT SECRETE HORMONES ARE
    ENDOCRINE
  19. CANCEROUS CONDITION OF WHITE BLOOD CELLS WITH HIGH NUMBERS OF IMMATURE CELLS
    LEUKEMIA
  20. LARGE INCISION OF THE ABDOMEN
    LAPAROTOMY
  21. A MALIGNANT (CANCEROUS) TUMOR OF FLESH TISSUE
    CARCINOMA
  22. A DOCTOR WHO PERFORMS AUTOPSIES AND EXAMINES BIOPSY SAMPLES
    PATHOLOGIST
  23. A RECORD OF THE ELECTRICITY IN THE BRAIN
    ELECTROENCEPHALOGRAM
  24. INFLAMMATION OF THE SMALL INTESTINE
    ENTERITIS
  25. BLOOD PROTEIN FOUND IN RED BLOOD CELLS
    ERYTHROCYTE
  26. THE SYSTEM THAT CONTROLS BREATHING IS THE
    RESPIRATORY SYSTEM
  27. THE INDIVIDUAL UNIT THAT EACH PART OF THE BODY IS COMPOSED OF IS CALLED A
    CELL
  28. THE SYSTEM THAT SUPPORTS THE BODY AND ALLOWS IT TO MOVE IS THE
    MUSCULOSKELATAL SYSTEM
  29. THE VOICE BOX IS
    LARYNX
  30. THE TUBE LEADING FROM THE BLADDER TO THE OUTSIDE OF THE BODY IS THE
    URETHRA
  31. THE ENDOCRINE GLAND LOCATED AT THE BASE OF THE BRAIN IS THE
    PITUITARY GLAND
  32. THE NERVOUS TISSUE THAT IS SURROUNDED BY THE BACKBONES IS THE
    SPINAL CORD
  33. THE CHEST CAVITY IS THE
    THORACIC CAVITY
  34. THE MEMBRANE SURROUNDING THE ORGANS IN THE ABDOMEN IS THE
    PERITONEUM
  35. THE BONES IN THE REGION OF THE HIP
    PELVIS
  36. THE SPACE IN THE CHEST THAT CONTAINS THE HEART AND OTHER ORGANS IS THE
    MEDIASTINUM
  37. A BACKBONE IS A
    VERTEBRA
  38. THE BACKBONES IN THE REGION OF THE NECK ARE
    CERVICAL BONES
  39. FLEXIBLE CONNECTIVE TISSUE FOUND BETWEEN BONES AT JOINTS IS
    CARTILAGE
  40. THE TAILBONE IS THE
    COCCYX
  41. ANTERIOR MEANS
    FRONT
  42. THE PLANE THAT DIVIDES THE BODY INTO RIGHT AND LEFT SIDE IS
    SAGITTAL
  43. A SERIES OF X-RAY IMAGES THAT SHOW THE BODY IN CROSS-SECTION IS
    CT SCAN (COMPUTERIZED TOMOGRAPHY)
  44. PERTAINING TO LINING OR SKIN CELLS
    EPITHELIAL
  45. INCISION OF THE SKULL
    CRANIOTOMY
  46. PERTAINING TO THE THROAT
    PHARYNGEAL
  47. INFLAMMATION OF THE MEMBRANE SURROUNDING THE LUNGS
    PLEURITIS
  48. THE TRANSVERSE PLANE
    DIVIDES THE BODY INTO UPPER AND LOWER PORTIONS
  49. VISUAL EXAMINATION OF THE ABDOMEN BY MAKING SMALL INCISIONS NEAR THE NAVEL IS CALLED
    LAPAROSCOPY
  50. OSIS MEANS
    ABNORMAL CONDITION
  51. BLOOD INFECTION
    SEPTICEMIA
  52. EAR PAIN
    OTALGIA
  53. A CONDITION IN WHICH BLOOD IS HELD BACK FROM AN ORGAN
    ISCHEMIA
  54. A BENIGN TUMOR OF MUSCLE IS A
    MYONMA
  55. RENAL FAILURE LEADS TO THIS ABNORMAL BLOOD CONDITION
    UREMIA
  56. ENLARGEMENT OF THE LIVER
    HEPATOMEGALY
  57. INFLAMMATION OF THE MEMBRANES AROUND THE BRAIN AND SPINAL CORD
    MININGITIS
  58. THE WINDPIPE IS CALLED THE
    TRACHEA
  59. DISEASE OF HEART MUSCLE
    CARDIOMYOPATHY
  60. A CANCEROUS TUMOR OF GLANDULAR (EPITHELIAL) CELLS IS CALLED
    ADENOCARCINOMA
  61. DISCHARGE OF BLOOD DURING THE MENSTRUAL PERIOD IS
    MENORRHEA
  62. A SUFFIX MEANING A CONDITION OF HARDENING IS
    SCLEROSIS
  63. PERTAINING TO THE GROIN
    INGUINAL
  64. CONDITION OF BLOOD IN THE URINE
    HEMATURIA
  65. A MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION IS A
    HEART ATTACK
  66. A CONDITION THAT LASTS FOR A LONG TIME IS CALLED
    CHRONIC
  67. A SUFFIX THAT MEANS RESECTION IS
    ECTOMY
  68. SURGICAL PUNCTURE TO REMOVE FLUID FROM THE SAC AROUND THE FETUS
    AMNIOCENTESIS
  69. REMOVAL OF A FALLOPIAN TUBE
    SALPINGECTOMY
  70. X-RAY RECORD OF A JOINT
    ARTHROGRAM
  71. REMOVAL OF PHARYNGEAL LYMPH TISSUE
    TONSILLECTOMY
  72. SURGICAL REPAIR OF BREAST TISSUE
    MAMMOPLASTY
  73. SEPARATION OF NITROGENOUS WASTES (UREA) FROM THE BLOOD BY FILTRATION THROUGH A MACHINE
    HEMODIALYSIS
  74. COMBINING FORM FOR BLOOD VESSEL
    ANGI/0
  75. CREATION OF A NEW OPENING FROM A PORTION OF THE LARGE INTESTINE TO THE OUTSIDE OF THE BODY
    COLOSTOMY
  76. TREATMENT USING DRUGS
    CHEMOTHERAPY
  77. RESECTION OF THE GALLBLADDER
    CHOLECYSTECTOMY
  78. NOT ABLE TO BREATHE
    APNEA
  79. BEFORE BIRTH
    ANTEPARTUM
  80. DEFICIENCY IN RED BLOOD CELLS OR OF THE HEMOGLOBIN WITHIN THE RED CELLS
    ANEMIA
  81. EXCESSIVE (MORE THAN NORMAL) DEVELOPMENT
    HYPERTROPHY
  82. A RETURN OF SYMPTOMS OF ILLNESS
    RELAPSE
  83. DIFFICULT, PAINFUL URINATION
    DYSURIA
  84. A PROTEIN MADE BY WHITE BLOOD CELLS AND CAPABLE OF DESTROYING BACTERIA AND VIRUSES
    ANTIBODY
  85. AN IRREGULARITY THAT OCCURS AT BIRTH
    CONGENITAL ANOMALY
  86. SLOW HEARTBEAT
    BRADYCARDIA
  87. AN ARTIFICIAL PART
    PROSTHESIS
  88. PERTAINING TO UNDER THE SHOULDER BONE
    SUBSCAPULAR
  89. PERTAINING TO BOTH (TWO) SIDES
    BILATERAL
  90. PROCESS OF RECORDING SOUND WAVES TO MAKE AN IMAGE OF ORGANS IN THE BODY
    ULTRASONOGRAPHY
  91. ENDOCRINE GLANDS THAT ARE NEAR (ABOVE) EACH KIDNEY
    ADRENAL
  92. THE SPREAD OF A CANCEROUS TUMOR TO ANOTHER ORGAN AWAY FROM THE ORIGINAL LOCATION
    METASTASIS
  93. TWO PREFIXES THAT MEAN "BEYOND"
    ULTRA AND META
  94. A WORD THAT MEANS "COMPLETE SEPARATION" AND IS THE PROCESS OF SEPARATING WASTES FROM THE BLOOD
    DIALYSIS
  95. A MEMBRANE THAT SURROUNDS BONE
    PERIOSTEUM
  96. A PREFIX THAT HAS THE SAME MEANING AS "ANTE" IS
    PRO
  97. POLY HAS A SIMILAR MEANING WITH
    HYPER
  98. A GROUP OF SIGNS AND SYMPTOMS THAT OCCUR TOGETHER IS CALLED A
    SYNDROME
  99. A PREFIX THAT MEANS "NEAR, ALONG THE SIDE OF"
    PARA
  100. AN ABNORMAL COLLECTION OF BLOOD ABOVE THE MEMBRANE COVERING THE BRAIN
    EPIDURAL HEMATOMA
  101. TWO PREFIXES THAT MEAN "WITHIN"
    ENDO AND INTRA
  102. IF AN ORGAN SLIDES OR FALLS FORWARD, THE CONDITION IS CALLED
    PROLAPSE

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