Virginia College - Pearson Medical Terminology - Chapter 8 Cardiovascular System Handout

Card Set Information

Author:
bbhagan
ID:
275774
Filename:
Virginia College - Pearson Medical Terminology - Chapter 8 Cardiovascular System Handout
Updated:
2014-06-01 17:02:11
Tags:
med1010 VirginiaCollege
Folders:

Description:
Chapter 8 Cardiovascular System Handout - MED1010 - Pearson Medical Terminology Complete
Show Answers:

Home > Flashcards > Print Preview

The flashcards below were created by user bbhagan on FreezingBlue Flashcards. What would you like to do?


  1. CHF
    congestive heart failure
  2. CAD
    coronary artery disease
  3. DVT
    deep vein thrombosis
  4. MI
    myocardial infarction
  5. BP
    blood pressure
  6. ASHD
    arteriosclerotic heart disease
  7. ECG/EKG
    electrocardiogram
  8. HDL
    high density lipoprotein
  9. LDL
    low density lipoprotein
  10. HTN
    hypertension
  11. angi/o
    blood or lymph vessel
  12. aort/o
    aorta
  13. arteri/o
    artery
  14. atri/o
    atrium
  15. cardi/o
    heart
  16. ven/o
    vein
  17. scler/o
    hardening
  18. thromb/o
    blood clot
  19. sten/o
    narrow
  20. pect/o or pector/o
    chest
  21. hem/o or hemat/o
    blood
  22. my/o
    muscle
  23. phleb/o
    vein
  24. tens/o
    narrow or pressure
  25. arteri/o/scler/osis
    • arteri/o - artery
    • scler/o - hardening
    • osis - abnormal condition of
  26. cardi/o/my/o/pathy
    • cardi/o - heart
    • my/o - muscle
    • pathy - disease
  27. endo/card/itis
    • endo - within
    • card - heart
    • itis - inflammation of
  28. hyper/lipid/emia
    • hyper - excessive or above normal
    • lipid - fat
    • emia - condition of blood
  29. my/o/cardi/al
    • my/o - muscle
    • cardi - heart
    • al - pertaining to
  30. peri/cardi/al
    • peri - around
    • cardi - heart
    • al - pertaining to
  31. angi/o/graphy
    • angi/o - blood or lymph vessel
    • graphy - process of recording
  32. echo/cardi/o/gram
    • echo - repeated sound
    • cardi/o - heart
    • graphy - process of recording
  33. angi/o/plasty
    • angio - vessel
    • plasty - surgical repair
  34. peri/cardi/o/centesis
    • peri - around
    • cardi/o - heart
    • centesis - surgical puncture for the purpose of aspiration
  35. angi/o/sten/osis
    • angi/o - blood or lymph vessel
    • sten/o - narrow
    • osis - abnormal condition
  36. angi/o/spasm
    • angi/o - blood or lymph vessel
    • spasm - sudden involuntary contraction
  37. brady/card/ia
    • brady - slow
    • card - heart
    • ia - pertaining to
  38. cardi/o/dynia
    • cardi/o - heart
    • dynia - condition of pain
  39. cardi/o/plegia
    • cardi/o - heart
    • plegia - paralysis
  40. tachy/card/ia
    • tachy - abnormally or irregularly fast
    • card - heart
    • ia - pertaining to
  41. cardi/algia
    • cardi - heart
    • algia - condition of pain
  42. angi/o/card/itis
    • angi/o - blood or lymph vessel
    • card - heart
    • itis - inflammation of
  43. aort/itis
    • aort - aorta
    • itis - inflammation of
  44. arteri/o/pathy
    • arteri/o - artery
    • pathy - disease
  45. cardi/o/megaly
    • cardi/o - heart
    • megaly - enlargement
  46. my/o/card/itis
    • my/o - muscle
    • card - heart
    • itis - inflammation of
  47. peri/card/itis
    • peri - around
    • card - heart
    • itis - inflammation of
  48. thromb/osis
    • thromb - blood clot
    • osis - abnormal condition of
  49. angi/o/scopy
    • angi/o - blood or lymph vessel
    • scopy - process of viewing
  50. angi/o/tomy
    • angi/o - blood or lymph vessel
    • tomy - process of incising
  51. electr/o/cardi/o/graphy
    • electr/o - electricity
    • cardi/o - heart
    • graphy - process of recording
  52. embol/ectomy
    • embol - plug or blood clot
    • ectomy - surgical excision or removal
  53. phleb/ectomy
    • phleb - vein
    • ectomy - surgical excision or removal
  54. phleb/o/tomy
    • phleb/o - vein
    • tomy - process of incising
  55. cardiovascular
    • cardi/o - heart
    • vascul - vessel
    • ar - pertaining to
  56. angiocardia
    • angi/o - blood or lymph vessel
    • card - heart
    • ia - pertaining to
  57. cardiologist
    • cardi/o - heart
    • logist - one who studies
  58. angiospasm
    • angi/o - vessel
    • spasm - sudden involuntary contraction
  59. angiostenosis
    • angi/o/sten/osis
    • angi/o - blood or lymph vessel
    • sten - narrowing
    • osis - abnormal condition of
  60. bradycardia
    • brady - slow
    • card - heart
    • ia - pertaining to
  61. cardiodynia
    • card/o - heart
    • dynia - condition of pain
  62. cardialgia
    • cardi - heart
    • algia - condition of pain
  63. cardioplegia
    • cardi/o - heart
    • plegia - paralysis
  64. tachycardia
    • tachy - abnormally fast or irregular
    • card - heart
    • ia - pertaining to
  65. angiocarditis
    • angi/o - blood or lymph vessel
    • card - heart
    • itis - abnormal condition of
  66. hemangioma
    • hem - blood
    • angi/o - bood or lymph vessel
    • oma - tumor
  67. angioma
    • angi - blood or lymph vessel
    • oma - tumor
  68. arteriostenosis
    • arter/o - artery
    • sten - narrowing
    • osis - abnormal condition
  69. aortitis
    • aort - aorta
    • itis - inflammation
  70. arteriopathy
    • arteri/o - artery
    • pathy - disease
  71. arteriosclerosis
    • arteri/o - artery
    • scler - hardening
    • osis - abnormal condition
  72. cardiomegaly
    • cardi/o - heart
    • megaly - enlargement
  73. cardiomyopathy
    • cardi/o - heart
    • my/o - muscle
    • pathy - disease
  74. cardiovalvulitis
    • cardi/o - heart
    • valvul - valve
    • itis - inflammation of
  75. endocarditis
    • endo - within
    • card - heart
    • itis - inflammation of
  76. myocarditis
    • my/o - muscle
    • card - heart
    • itis - inflammation
  77. pericarditis
    • peri - around
    • card - heart
    • itis - inflammation of
  78. phlebitis
    • phleb - vein
    • itis - inflammation of
  79. polyarteritis
    • poly - many
    • arter - artery
    • itis - inflammation of
  80. angiogram
    • angi/o - blood of lymph vessel
    • gram - record or image
  81. angiography
    • angi/o - blood or lymph vessel
    • graphy - process of viewing
  82. angioplasty
    • angi/o - blood or lymph vessel
    • plasty - surgical repair
  83. angioscope
    • angi/o - blood or lymph vessel
    • scope - instrument for viewing
  84. angioscopy
    • angi/o - blood or lymph vessel
    • scopy - process of viewing
  85. angiotomy
    • angi/o - blood or lymph vessel
    • tomy - process of incising
  86. arteriotomy
    • arteri/o - artery
    • tomy - process of incising
  87. arteriography
    • arteri/o - artery
    • graphy - process of recording
  88. arteriogram
    • arteri/o - artery
    • gram - x-ray image or record
  89. phlebotomy
    • phleb/o - vein
    • tomy - process of incising
  90. phlebectomy
    • phleb - vein
    • ectomy - surgical removal or excision
  91. echocardiography
    • echo - repeated sound
    • cardi/o - heart
    • graphy - process of recording
  92. incision of the aorta
    aortotomy - aort/o/tomy
  93. rupture of an artery
    arteriorrhexis - arteri/o/rrhexis
  94. inflammation of the heart muscle
    cardiomyopathy - cardi/o/my/o/pathy
  95. inflammation of a vein
    phlebitis - phleb/itis
  96. abnormal condition of hardening
    sclerosis - scler/osis
  97. slow heart rate
    bradycardia - brady/cardia
  98. within the heart
    endocardia - endo/cardia
  99. around the heart muscle
    perimyocardia - peri/my/o/cardia
  100. rapid heart rate
    tachycardia - tachy/cardia
  101. abnormal condition of narrowing of an artery
    arteriostenosis - arteri/o/sten/osis
  102. abnormal condition of hardening of an artery
    arteriosclerosis - arteri/o/scler/osis
  103. disease of the heart muscle
    cardiomyopathy - cardi/o/my/o/pathy
  104. inflammation within the heart
    endocarditis - endo/card/itis
  105. blood condition of excessive fat
    hyperlipidemia - hyper/lipid/emia
  106. inflammation of a blood clot in the vein
    thrombophlebitis - thromb/o/phleb/itis
  107. process of recording a vessel
    angiography - angi/o/graphy
  108. surgical puncture around the heart
    pericardiocentesis - peri/cardi/o/centesis
  109. loosening of a blood clot
    thrombolysis - thromb/o/lysis
  110. pertaining to heart and blood vessel
    cardiovascular or angiocardia
  111. one who specializes in the study of the heart
    cardiologist
  112. involuntary contractions of the vessel
    angiospasm
  113. abnormal condition of a narrowing blood vessel
    angiostenosis
  114. slow heart beat
    bradycardia
  115. heart pain
    cardiodynia or cardialgia
  116. paralysis of the heart
    cardiplegia
  117. pertaining to a fast heart beat
    tachycardia
  118. inflammation of the heart and blood vessels
    angiocarditis
  119. blood vessel tumor or mass
    hemagioma or angioma
  120. narrowing of the aorta
    aortostenosis
  121. inflammation of the aorta
    aortitis
  122. disease of the artery
    arteriopathy
  123. abnormal condition of hardening of the artery
    arteriosclerosis
  124. enlargement of the heart
    cardiomegaly
  125. disease of the heart muscle
    cardiomyopathy
  126. inflammation of the heart valves
    cardiovalvulitis
  127. inflammation of the lining within the heart
    endocarditis
  128. inflammation of the heart muscle
    myocarditis
  129. inflammation surrounding the heart
    pericarditis
  130. inflammation of a vein
    phlebitis
  131. inflammation of many arteries
    polyarteritis
  132. x-ray of a blood vessel
    angiogram
  133. process of recording of a blood vessel
    angiography
  134. surgical repair of a blood vessel
    angioplasty
  135. instrument used to view a blood vessel
    angioscope
  136. visual examination of a blood vessel
    angioscopy
  137. forming an opening in the blood vessel
    angiostomy
  138. incision in an artery
    arteriotomy
  139. process of recording an artery
    arteriography
  140. x-ray image of the artery
    arteriogram
  141. incision of a vein
    phlebotomy
  142. surgical removal of a vein
    phlebectomy
  143. process of a recording a repeated sound of the heart
    echocardiography

What would you like to do?

Home > Flashcards > Print Preview