gylys ch 4 structure

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gylys ch 4 structure
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2010-10-27 09:40:05
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med term body structure
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  1. sign
    something you see (as opposed to symptom)
  2. symptom
    something the patient reports (as opposed to sign)
  3. order from cell ---> organism
    cell < tissue < organ < system < organism
  4. body plane: midsagittal
    (L+R)
  5. body plane: coronal
    front + back
  6. body plane: transverse
    top + bottom
  7. dorsal and ventral cavities are separated by
    diaphragm
  8. cavities inside the dorsal cavity
    • cranial
    • spinal
  9. cavities inside the ventral cavity
    • thoracic
    • abdominopelvic
  10. 9 regions of the abdomen: top 3
    • R hypochondriac
    • epigastric
    • L hypochondriac
  11. 9 regions of the abdomen: middle 3
    • R lumbar
    • umbilical
    • L lumbar
  12. 9 regions of the abdomen: bottom 3
    • R inguinal
    • hypogastric
    • L inguinal
  13. parietal
    outer wall of body cavity
  14. eversion
    turning outward
  15. kary/o
    nucleus
  16. cirrh/o
    yellow
  17. poli/o
    gray
  18. eti/o
    cause
  19. xer/o
    dry
  20. adhesion
    abnormal fibrous band holding separated tissues together
  21. interventional radiology (2 kinds)
    • balloon angioplasty
    • cardiac catheterization
  22. therapeutic radiology
    radiation oncology
  23. tomography (tome, cut) 3 kinds
    • CT
    • PET
    • SPECT
  24. ablation
    destruction by chemical, cautery, freezing or RF
  25. I & D
    incision & drainage

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