STUDY TEST 1

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STUDY TEST 1
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  1. anabolism
    to build up
  2. catablism
    to break down
  3. cell membrane
    surrounding of the cell
  4. chromosmes
    contain DNA
  5. Metabolism
    chemical process pertaining to anabolism & catabolism
  6. mitochondria
    place where foods are burned
  7. Nucleus
    controll center of the cell
  8. Histologist
    one who specializes in tissue
  9. hist/o
    Tissue
  10. Viscera
    internal organs
  11. pharynx
    Digestive system
  12. ureters
    Urninary
  13. larynex
    Respiratory
  14. uterus
    Reproductive system
  15. thyroid gland
    endocrine system
  16. Adipose
    fat cells
  17. epithelial cell
    external skin (outside)
  18. histologist
    One who specializesd in tissue
  19. larynx
    voice box
  20. pharynx
    throat
  21. trachea
    windpipe
  22. cranial
    brain
  23. Thoracic
    lungs, heart, esophagus
  24. abdominal
    kidney, stomach,intestines
  25. pelvic
    rectum, urinary,vagina
  26. spinal
    spine
  27. dorsal
    back side
  28. pleural
    pleural membrane
  29. ventral
    front
  30. RUQ
    right upper quadrant
  31. LUQ
    left upper quantrant
  32. RLQ
    right lower quadrant
  33. LLQ
    left lower quadrant
  34. the order of the back
    • Cervical
    • thoracic
    • lumbar
    • sacral
    • coccygeal
  35. rectocele
    protrusion to portion of the rectum
  36. omphalocele
    hernination of the intestiens
  37. amniocentesis
    fluid within the sac
  38. strptococcus
    berry-shaped bacerium
  39. staphylococci
    berry- shaped clusters of bacterium
  40. -ptosis
    petertaining to lazy eye
  41. -lapse
    slides forward
  42. syndrome
    symptoms running together
  43. Front side
    • peritoneum
    • ventral
    • interior
  44. Back side
    • retroperitoneum
    • dorsal
    • exterior
  45. hypo
    below
  46. hyper
    above
  47. angio
    vesiel
  48. arteri-
    artery
  49. arthro
    joint
  50. my-
    muscle
  51. myel-
    marrow
  52. myx
    mucus
  53. stomy
    opening
  54. tomy
    actual insision to insert something
  55. ectomy
    removal
  56. scope
    intrument
  57. scopy
    process of
  58. graph
    intrument used
  59. graphy
    process of recording
  60. gram
    record produced
  61. inter
    between
  62. intra
    with in
  63. intra
    beneath
  64. objectives
    • analze words by divding them into componets
    • relate the med terms to the structure & funtions
    • be aware of spelling

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