Medical Terminology, Number and measurement

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Medical Terminology, Number and measurement
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NURS 226 Quiz 4
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  1. bi-
    • two
    • (bilateral)
  2. di-
    • two
    • (diplegic--paralysis of two extremities)
  3. diplo-
    • double
    • (diplopia--double vision)
  4. hemi-
    • half
    • (hemiplegia--paralysis of one side)
  5. macro-
    • large
    • (macrocephalic--large head)
  6. micro-
    • small
    • (microcephalic--small headed)
  7. mono-
    • one
    • (monoplegia--paralysis of one extremity)
  8. multi-
    • many
    • (multigravida--pregnant more than once)
  9. nulli-
    • none
    • (nulligravida--no pregnancies)
  10. poly-
    • many
    • (polyuria--large amount of urine)
  11. quad-
    • four
    • (quadriplegia--4 extremities paralyzed)
  12. semi-
    • partial, half
    • (semiconscious)
  13. tri-
    • three
    • (triceps--muscle with 3 heads)
  14. uni-
    • one
    • (unilateral)

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