Medical Terminology Exam Review 2

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Stem/Word/DefinitionMeaning/word
-emia
scler/o
the relaxation phase of the ventricles in the heartbeat cycle
congenital defect in which the urinary meatus is on the underside of the penis
involuntary discharge of urine
phleb/o, ven/i, ven/o
painful urination
forceful or irregular heart beat felt by the patient
suturing of the bladder
blockage of a coronary vessel often leading to a myocardial infarction
the lower pointed end of the heart
abnormal presence of clotting within a blood vessel
pertaining to a lack of blood flow
intravascular insertion of a hollow mesh tube designed to keep a vessel open or patent
compression of the heart due to an increase of fluid in the pericardium
pertaining to the condition of narrowing
build up of plaque or fatty paste inside arterial walls
process of making a radiologic recording of the urinary tract after injection of a contrast dye into the blood stream
py/o
small parasitic worms that are transmitted by mosquitoes
dialtion of small or terminal vessels
-ptosis
automated count of all blood cells
excision of the bladder
removal of a small amount of fluid and cells from inside the bone with a needle and syringe
pyel/o
large VEIN carrying blood to the heart from the lower part of the body
drug that stops the flow of blood within vessels
ather/o
pertaining to a blue or purple discoloration due to deoxygenated blood
cyst/o, vesicul/o
microscopic thin walled vessel connecting arterioles and venules where gas nutrient and waste exchange take place between the blood and cells of the body
recording of kidney function after injection of a radioactive substance into the blood stream; note that this is not an xray view
examination of the bladder
disease of the heart muscles
pertaining to the swollen or twisted veins
heart valve between the right atrium and right ventricle; also called a smilunar valve due to the half moon shape of its three cusps
ARF
interior space of a vessel
chest pains and other signs and symptoms associated with cardia ischemia
disorder in which bone marrow does not produce enough red blood cells
pancytopenia
creating a surgical opening into the bladder
test to measure the total amount of creatinine excreted in the urine, usually in a 24 hour period to assess kidney function
varic/o
spread of microorganisms or toxins through circulating blood
Stem/Word/DefinitionMeaning/word
pertaining to the anterior left chest
-tripsy
-iasis, -esis
denotes an extremely toxic pathogen
-oid
tel-
excessive absorption and storage of dietary iron in body tissues causing dysfunction
absence of urine formation
pertaining to both artria and ventricles
inner lining of the heart
process of making a radiologic recording of the bladder
middle muscular layer of heart tissue
thromb/o
medical specialty focusing on the study and treatment of conditions of the urinary system
plas/o
Test done to measure the total amount of creatinine excreted in the urine, usually in a 24 hour period, to assess kidney function
vascular blockage made up of a thrombus, bacteria, air, plaque, and/or other foreign material
-stenosis
a reservoir in each kidney that collects urine
dilation of an artery; usually to do a weakness in the wall of said artery
disorder caused by a genetic defect resulting in low hemoglobin production
large vein carrying blood to the heart from the upper part of the body
rapid regular muscular contractions of the atria or ventricles
accumulation of excess fluid in intercellular spaces; can be caused by blockage of lymph vessels
removal and replacement of a patient's own blood or donor blood after specific components have been removed
sudden
pertaining to both arteries and veins
condition of fluid in the ureters
-cele
breaking up of renal or ureteral calculi by focused ultrasound energy
noct/i
blockage or closure
abnormal heart sound
rapid irregular muscular contractions of the atria or ventricles
edema that retains an indentation of a finger that had been pressed firmly on skin
incision into a vein to inject a solution or withdraw blood
chest pain or pressure resulting from lack of blood flow to the myocardium
pertaining to the pulse
inefficiency of cardiac circulation causing edema and pulmonary congestion
olig/o
the largest lymph vessels that transport lymph to the venous system
pulmon/o
heart valve between the left ventricle and aorta
heart valve between the left atrium and left ventricle; also called a bicuspid valve
disorder involving low levels of platelets in blood
One of several capillary clusters at the entrance of each nephron that initiates the process of filtering of the blood
Stem/Word/DefinitionMeaning/word
surgical fixation of a drooping kidney
inflammation of the valves of the heart
process of making a radiologic recording of the bladder and urethra during urination after instillation of a contrast dye into the bladder
enur/o
inflammation of a vein
aort/o
process of releasing urine from the bladder
opening that carries urine from the urethra to the outside of the body
upper receiving chamber of the heart; right and left
recording of the force and flow of urine
largest artery that begins as an arch from the left ventricle
meat/o
blood test that measures the amount of urea in the blood; used to evaluate kidney function
inflammation of the renal pelvis
angi/o, vas/o, vascul/o
dys-
sphygm/o
hardening or loss of elasticity of the arteries
aden/o
-rrhage
radiologic recording of the bladder
condition of excreting increased amounts of urine
disorder in which hemoglobin is unable to transport oxygen due to a lack of iron
-penia
wall of the heart tissue separating the right and left sides
-lith
small vein
steth/o
-scopy
narrowing of the mitral valve opening usually caused by scarring from rheumatic fever
coron/o
sac around the heart that facilitates movement of the heart as it beats
protrusion of the bladder
open or exposed
increase of mononuclear leukocytes with symptoms of fever, enlarged cervical lymph nodes and fatigue
condition of luid in the kidneys; a buildup of urine caused by obstruction of urine flow usually due to a stone or stricture
blood donated for future use by same patient; usually presurgical
backward movement of the mitral valve cusps allowing regurgitation
lower pumping chamber of the heart; right and left structures
vessel carrying blood away from the heart
poly-
removal of waste products from the blood by pumping the blood through a machine that works as an artificial kidney
outer lining of the heart
congenital defect in which the urinary meatus is on the upper surface of the penis
-ectasia
narrowing of coronary arteries causing a decrease of blood flow or ischemia to the myocardium

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