Med Term CH 15-17
excision of all or part of iris
hernia of the cornea
inflammation of the iris
plastic surgery of cornea- corneal graft
study of the eye
fungal condition of the eye
hardening of the lense due to old age
pertaining to the eye
pertaining to the eye
paralysis of the iris
Pertaining to the cornea
abnormal dilation of the iris
pertaining to sight
inflammation of the cornea and sclera of the eye
Instrument to measure sight.
spoke like incisions that flatten the cornea and correct myopia
Pertaining to tears
pertaining to eyelid
pertaining to retina
inflammation of tear gland
hernia of the lens
Paralysis of the eyelid is
inflammation of the tear sac
plastic surgery of the eyelid
inflammation of the retina
visual examiniation of the retina to detect refractive errors
is an inflammation of the lens of the eye
the tear sac
soeftening of the lense- soft cataract
inflammation of the eyelid
Pertaining to the pupil
disease of the retina
inflammation of the ear
instrument for viewing the ear
pertaining to hearing
pertaining to hearing
pertaining to ear
hearing loss due to aging
pain in the ear
fungal infection of the ear
the measurement of hearing
pertaining to the eardrum
visual examination of the auditory tube
pertaining to the cochlea
incision into the labyrinth
inflammation of the eardrum
inflammation of the cochlea
incision into eardrum
inflammation of labyrinth
fungal infection of eardrum
pertaining to an inflammation of the auditory tube
excision of eardrum
agents used in treatment of disorders/diseases of the eye
science of studying the administration of anesthetics
a physician who specializes in administering anesthetic agents before and during surgery
the branch of medicine dealing with the skin and its diseases
one who studies the skin and its diseases
medical practice that provides health care regardless of age or sex while placing emphasis on the family unit
Doctor who treats all ages and types of people
branch of medicine dealing with pregnancy and childbirth
deals with disorders or women
A doctor who specializes in pregnancy, labor, and delivery
a doctor who specializes in the female disorders
branch of medicine concerned with eye disease, with medicines, lenses & surgery.
a doctor who treats eyes and their diseases
Manipulation & physical therapy associated w/nonsurgical care & treatment
a specialist who diagnoses and treats diseases and disorders with physical therapy
the branch of medicine dealing with the diagnosis and treatment of mental disorders
the branch of medicine that deals with the nervous system and its disorders
study of the ear, throat, and larynx, and their diseases
physician who specializes in medical and surgical care and treatment of the ears, nose, and throat
the branch of medical science that studies the causes and nature and effects of diseases
physician specialist in the study of disease
the branch of medicine concerned with the treatment of infants and children, branch of medicine dealing with children and their diseases
doctors who deal with the development, care, and diseases of children
branch of medicine that treats pathologic or traumatic conditions by operative procedures
surgeon (general surgeon)
general surgeon operates on a variety of conditions
surgey of thoracic cavity mainly heart and lungs
deals with the diagnosis and treatment mainly surgical disorders of the organs and thoracic cavity
the branch of medicine that deals with the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the urinary tract or urogenital system
one who specializes in the study of urinary system and the male reproductive system
the branch of medicine dealing with the diagnosis and treatment of disorders of the colon or rectum or anus
a doctor specializing in diseases of the rectum and anus
surgery that deals with restoration or repair of defects of the human body, accomplished by means of tissue grafting
speacialist who performs plastic surgery
any surgical procedure intended to correct a musculoskeletal deformity
a physician who specializes in diagnosing and treating diseases and disorders involving the bones, joints, and muscles
branch of medicine deals with the diagnosis and mainly surgical treatment of diseases and disorders of the central nervous system.
specialist who deals with surgical treatment or diseases and disorders of the central nervous system.
(radiology) examination of the inner structure of opaque objects using X rays or other penetrating radiation
a medical specialist who uses radioactive substances and X-rays in the treatment of disease
Branch of medicine in which radioactive materials are used to diagnose and treat diseases
the branch of study and practice aims at the prevention of disease.
diseases and disorders of the internal structures of the body
treats and diagnoses disorders and diseases of the internal structures of the body
allergy and immunology
these specialities are concerned with the diagnosis and treatment and treatment of allergies and the bodies resistance to disease.
allergist and immunologist
specialist of allery and immunology
diagnosis and treatment of heart disorders
specialist who diagnoses and treats heart disorders
study of diseases dealing with the treatment and diseases of the stomach and intestines
specialist who deals with dideases and disorders of the stomach and intestines
diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the chest or thorax
one who disnoses and treats disorders of the chest and thorax
branch of medicine that treats blood and blood forming elements
deals with tumors primarily cancer
specialist who treats the blood and blood forming elements.
a specialist in oncology, doctor for treating cancer and tumors
study of hormones, hormone-secreting glands, and their diseases
physician who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of conditions affecting the endocrine system
infectious disease – epidemiology
the diagnosis and treatment of diseases capable of being communicated from one host to another
specialist of infectious diseases
study of the structure, function, and diseases of the kidneys
a specialist in the study of the kidneys
science of rheumatism, a variety or disorders involving connective tissue.
specialist or rheumatology (arthritis)
inflexible and maladaptive patterns of behavior
Cyclic personality disorder characterized by symptoms of manic
personality disorder marked by continuous and chronis antisocial behavior
personality disorder characterized by hypersensitivity to criticism, anxiety.
personality disorders marked by instability of mood
characterized by an excessive need to be taken care of
excessive attention seeking behavior
disorder marked by general ineptness, or social, intellectual and physical awkwardness.
form of schizoidal personality in which there is defect in forming interpersonal realtionships
to derive pleasure physical or psychological pain inflicted oneself eith by the self or others
disorder where interpersonal problems arise because of a an inflated sense of worth.
preoccupation with orderliness perfection and control
pattern of distrust and suspiciousness of others without reason
marked by agressive behavior manifested in passive way, such as poutung, procrastination,or stubborness
disorder where there is withdrawl from affectional and social contacts
form of schizoid personality, this disorder manifest oddities of thinking, perception and communication.
disorder where apprehension and tension or uneasinest from anticipation of danger predominate
period of intese fear or discomfort, with fears of dying or loosing control
anxiety about being in aplace where help may not be available should a panic attack occue
Intense fear caused a specific object or situation
aniety provoked by exposure to types of social or performance situations.
group of disorders with symptoms suggestiong physical ailments but without organic findings evident
disorder marked by multiple physical complaints not fully explained but a known medical condition
disorder characterized by a symptom suggestive of a neurological impairment that affects the senses.
somatoform disorder characterized by pain
disorder marked by morbid preoccupation with ones health or fear of having some disease
body dysmorphic disorder
disorder where patients imagine the defect in or her appearance, or even thought he or she appears normal to others.
intentional feinging or physical or psychological symtoms to obtain medical treatment.
group of medical disorders in which the patient in unable toi recall important personal information.
gross impairment in reality testing, typically shown by delusions, hallucinations, incoherent agitated behavior
mood disorder characterized by the occurence of one or more manic episodes of behavior along with one or more depressive episodes
group of major mental disorders associated with organic brain dysfunction due to long term ingestion of large amounts of alchohol.
major depressive disorder characterized by significant lowering of mood tone, loss of interest in daily activities, feelings of worthlessness and recurrent thoughts of death or suicide.
characterized by distortion in thinking bizzare delusions and hallucinations
organic mental syndrome caused by the consumption of drugs, amphetamines, barbituates, opiates, LSD groups and solvents.
Organic mental syndrome chararterized by a general loss of interllectual abilities involving impairment of memory.
condition found in 2-4 year olds with a abnormal relationship to a mothering figure, marked by autism and regression.
psychosexual gender indentity disorder
repeated desire to be the opposite sex; a belief that one was born the wrong sex.
paraphilia-abnormal sexual inclination or behavior.
sexual urges involving the use of inanimate objest (fetishes), such as clothing, shoes, and underwear.
abnormal , excessive sexual desire in teh female.
sexual thoughts about or sexual activity with children by an adult.
abnormal, excessive sexual desire in the male
paraphilia in which sexual gratification is derived from being from being humiliated or hurt by another.
Paraphilia in which sexual gratification is derived from being humiliated or hurting another.
“Cross-dressing” the practice of wearing articles of clothing of the opposite sex
recurrent sexual urges to watch unsuspecting people who are naked, disrobing, or engaging in sexual activities.
sexual desire with animals
sleep disturbances involving the amiunt or qaulity or time of sleep
inability to sleep
sleep disorder consisting of the need for excessive sleep
recurrent uncontrolled brief episodes of sleep
breathing related sleep disorder
catagory of sleep disorder in which abnormal events occur during sleep
repeted awakenings from sleep due to extremely frightning dreams
sleep terror disorder
parasomnia marked by panic and confusion when abruotly awakened from sleep
recurrent episodes of srising from bed during sleep and walking about
impulse control disorder
failure to resist a temptation to perform an act that is harmful to oneself or others
a need to gamble
episodes of stealing
purposely setting fires for gratification
eating disorder characterized by refusal or inability to maintain minimum normal weight.
various psychological symptoms occuring after a traumatic event.