Medical Teminology Chapter 2

which term is the opposite of anterior
posterior

which body cavity protects the spinal column
dorsal

which term means inflammation of a gland
adentitis

whcih term means abnormal growth or development, especially of cells
dysplasia

which term means the outbreak of a disease occuring over a large gegraphic area, possibly worldwide
pandemic

which term means the study of the cells, their origin, structure, function, and pathology?
cytology

which type of tissue covers both internal and external surfaces of the body
epithlial

which tissues attaches parts of the intestine to the interior abdominal wall
mesentery

which plane divides the body into upper and lower parts
transverse

which term means lower part of the body
caudal

which body cavity protects the major organs of digestion, reproduction, and excretion
abdominopelvic

which term means toward the midline
medial

which area of the abdomen is commonly known as the belly button
umbilicus

which of these genetic disorder
cystic fibrosis

which term means the study of the functions of body structures
physiology

which term means a hospital aquired infection
nosocomical

which plane divides the body int back and front portions
frontal

which type of gene must be inherited from both parents for their parents to have that trait
recessive

which condition is a group of hereditary bleeding disorders
hemophilia

which term means above the stomach
epigastric

which term refers to the ongoing presence of a disease witthin a population, group, or area
endemic

which term means the defective development or congenital absence of tissue or organs
aplasia

the stomach is located where to the diaphragm
inferior

which term describes the study of the structures of the body
anatomy

which term means the study of the causes of diseases
etiology