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Question 11 out of 1 pointsThe suffix -stomymeans "surgical creation of an opening."Selected Answer:TrueCorrect Answer:TrueQuestion 21 out of 1 pointsAlso known as "wrist drop," the condition carpoptosis is strengthening of the wrist resulting in difficulty supporting the hand.Selected Answer:FalseCorrect Answer:FalseResponse Feedback:Also known as "wrist drop," the condition carpoptosis is a weaknessof the wrist resulting in difficulty supporting the hand.Question 31 out of 1 pointsCraniotomy is removal of a part of the skull.Selected Answer:FalseCorrect Answer:FalseResponse Feedback:The combining form crani/orefers to the skull. The suffix -tomymeans incision or to cut. The correct suffix for excision is -ectomyas in craniectomy. One easy way is to remember that ectomymeans Excision (see how they both start with an e?).The suffix -tomymeans incision or to cut, and this meaning doesnot start with an e.Question 41 out of 1 pointsThe most common term for chest pain is, simply, chest pain, abbreviated CP.Selected Answer:TrueCorrect Answer:TrueQuestion 51 out of 1 pointsNeonatal respiratory distress syndrome is a disease of toddlers in which the lung cells are too immature for adequate breathing.Selected Answer:Fals
eCorrect Answer:FalseResponse Feedback:The condition describe does cause difficulty breathing, but not in toddlers. It occurs most commonly in premature infants as indicated in the condition name neo/natal meaning new birth.Question 61 out of 1 pointsIn the disease of the eye known as glaucoma, a loss of vision occurs when the fluid pressure within the anterior chamber of the eyeball (called intraocular pressure) rises above normal.Selected Answer:TrueCorrect Answer:TrueQuestion 71 out of 1 pointsA gastroplasty is removal of the stomach.Selected Answer:FalseCorrect Answer:FalseResponse Feedback:The combining form gastr/omeans stomach, and the suffix -plastymeans surgical repair. The suffix meaning surgical removal is -ectomy.Question 81 out of 1 pointsUA is the abbreviation for the lab test urinalysis.Selected Answer:TrueCorrect Answer:TrueQuestion 91 out of 1 pointsThe word root kerat means sebum or oil.Selected Answer:FalseCorrect Answer:FalseResponse Feedback:Keratmeans horny tissue referring to keratin in the skin. Theroot for sebum or oil is seb.Question 101 out of 1 pointsCushing syndrome is a chronic syndrome caused by hyposecretion of the
adrenal cortex, characterized by darkening of the skin, loss of appetite, mental depression, and muscle weakness.Selected Answer:FalseCorrect Answer:FalseResponse Feedback:Cushing syndrome is caused by hypersecretion of the adrenal gland and includes the symptoms of obesity, moon face, hyperglycemia, and muscle weakness.