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Unformatted text preview: Word List 15 Instructions: 1. Type a brief definition for each term and combining form. (See Chapter 15 of the textbook to locate definitions). 2. Save as Chapter 15 Word List. Print a copy. aden(o) adren(o) hormones gluc(o) glands endocrine glyc(o) of the function gonad(o) hypothalamus pancreat(o) the function of parathyroid(o) pineal gland thyr(o) of the function pituitary gland Diagnostic, Procedural, and Laboratory Terms function of the fasting blood sugar thyroid tolerance test glucose gland isthmus thyroid function test function of the radioactive iodine parathyroid glands uptake functionscan thyroid of the thymus gland radioactive function of the immunoassay adrenal glands urine sugar adrenal cortex Pathological Terms adrenal medulla acromegaly function dwarfismof the pancreas diabetes insipidus islets of Langerhans syndrome of insulin inappropriate ADH glacagon hyperthyroidism melatonin exophthalmos prolactin goiter aldosterone hypothyroidism epinephrine myxedema hyperparathyroidism hypoparathyroidism hyperadrenalism hirsuitism hypoadrenalism Addison’s disease pancreatitis Combining Forms Chapter 15 Structural and Function Terms hypoglycemia Type I Diabetes Type II Diabetes Surgical Terms adenectomy adrenalectomy hypophysectomy pancreatectomy parathyroidectomy thymectomy thyroidectomy 2 ...
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This note was uploaded on 02/22/2010 for the course OFTECH 20 taught by Professor Mantabe,p during the Spring '08 term at Santa Monica.
- Spring '08