Anatomy, Physiology, and Disease (Pearson 1st Ed) Flashcard

Abdomin/o
Abdomen
Aden/o
Gland
Angi/o
Vessel
Arthr/o
Joint
Cardi/o
Heart
Col/o
Colon
Cyan/o
Blue
Cyt/o
Cell
Derm/o
Skin
Erythr/o
Red
Gastr/o
Stomach
Glyc/o
Sugar
Hemat/o
Blood
Hepat/o
Liver
Hist/o
Tissue
Hydr/o
Water
Leuk/o
white
Mamm/o
breast
Nephr/o
kidney
Neur/o
Nerve
Oste/o
Bone
Phag/o
Swallow
Phleb/o & Ven/o
Vein
Path/o
Disease
Rhin/o
Nose
A and An
without
Acro
Extremities
Brady
slow
dia
Through
Dys
Difficult
Electro
Electric
Endo
Within
Epi
upon or over
Hyper
above normal
Hypo
Below normal
Macro
Large
Micro
Small
Peri
Around
Sub
Under, below
Tachy
fast
-al and -ic
pertaining to or related to
-algia
pain
-ectomy
surgical removal or excision
-gram
actual record
-graphy
process of recording
-ist
one who specializes
-itis
inflammation of
-logist
one who studies
-ology
the study of
-oma
tumor
-tomy
cutting into
-stomy
surgically forming an opening
-megaly
enlargment of
-pathy
disease
-phobia
fear of
-plasty
surgical repair
-penia
decrease of; lack of
-scope
instrument to view or examine
A&P
Anatomy and physiology
ACLS
Advanced Cardiac Life Support
bid
twice a day
BM
Bowel Movement
BP
Blood Pressure
CA
Cancer
CAD
Coronary Artery Disease
CBC
Complete Blood Count
CPR
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
CVA
Cerebral Vascular Accident
CXR
Chest Xray
Dx
Diagnosis
GI
Gastrointestinal
ICU
Intensive Care Unit
IM
Intramuscular
IV
Intravenous
MI
Myocardial Infarction
NPO
Nothing by mouth
PO
Orally
PRN
As needed
Q
every
SOB
Shortness of Breath
STAT
Immediately
tid
three times daily
ER
Emergency Room
ED
Emergency Department

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