MED100 Week 3 Assessment Medical Terms Continued Latest 2020 March

MED100 Week 3 Assessment Medical Terms Continued Latest 2020 March
MED100 Week 3 Assessment Medical Terms Continued Latest 2020 March
MED100 Week 3 Assessment Medical Terms Continued Latest 2020 March

MED100 Medical Terminology, Law and EthicsWeek 3 Assessment – Medical Terms Continued

Question 1The term dysphagia (dys/phag/ia) denotes                                   .

difficulty swallowing

difficulty urinating

labored breathing

bad sight

Question 2Pneumonitis (pneumon/itis) is an                       of the                 .

inflammation, kidney

infection, vessel

inflammation, lungs

infection, brain

Question 3Phakitis (phak/itis) is an                   of the                  of the eye.

inflammation, lens

inflammation, corner

infection, retina

infection, ducts

Question 4Pleurisy (pleur/isy) is pertaining to                     of the pleura.

sensitivity

increase

decrease

inflammation

 

Question 5The ependyma (ependym/a) is the name of the                   that lines the cavities of the brain and canal enclosing the spinal cord.

pathway

recording

vessel

covering

Question 6The term microcardia (micr/o/card/ia) refers to a                             .

large brain

small heart

large heart

small brain

Question 7Meningitis (mening/itis) is an                        of the                             covering the brain and spinal cord.

infection, vessels

condition, skin

inflammation, membranes

inflammation, bone

Question 8Panplegia (pan/plegia) is a term that means                              .

total paralysis

partial paralysis

half paralysis

no paralysis

Question 9An appendectomy (append/ectomy) is the surgical                        of the                    .

opening, colon

removal, adenoids

removal, appendix

removal, pancreas

Question 10Neurotension (neur/o/tens/ion) denotes the surgical                    of a                    .

fixation, tissue

stretching, nerve

stretching, skin

fixation, vessel

Question 11The word gravid means                        .

scaly

grand

pregnant

new

Question 12

The term iliac (ili/ac) pertains to the                 , the flat uppermost portion of the three sections of the hipbone.

ilium

tubercle

neck

radius

Question 13The term pulmonary (pulmon/ary) is pertaining to the                  .

vessels

lungs

heart

brain

Question 14Antepartum (ante/part/um) denotes occurring                                  .

after, birth

before, birth

toward, pregnancy

during, speech

Question 15The term ureteric (ureter/ic) pertains to the                   , the tube that carries              from the kidney to the bladder.

ureter, blood

urethra, blood

urethra, semen

ureter, urine

Question 16The term cutis (cut/is) pertains to the                  .

cranium

foot

hand

skin

Question 17A granule (gran/ul/e) is a small                       .

tube

tubercle

particle

opening

Question 18The term abnormal (ab/normal) means                             normal.

close to

exactly

away from

almost

Question 19The vena cava inferior is the large              entering and returning blood to the heart from the                  extremeties and regions of the body.

artery, lower

artery, upper

vein, upper

vein, lower

Question 20The term basal (bas/al) means pertaining to or situated near a               .

right

left

base

top

Question 21Use the documentation tips you have learned. Choose one body system. What symptoms might a patient complain of associated with this system? What could these symptoms represent? Could any of these symptoms represent an issue in another body system? Must be 100 words or more.