Module 11

Module 11 - Hydrocephalus 3. Water head. Quadriplegia 4....

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NAME Veterinary Medical Terminology Module 11 - Nervous system - Assembling medical terms. Use the prefixes, root terms, and suffixes from the module 11 study guide, along with those that you have previously learned, to generate medical terms for each definition given below. The study guide from this module, the appendices of your textbook, and appropriate dictionaries (e.g. audiolibrary on “Studyware” CD) should also be useful in completing this assignment. When you have completed the assignment, submit it as a Word document to “Writing Assignment - Module 11” in the Dropbox. Leukoencephalomalcia 1. Abnormal softening of the white matter of the brain. Polyradiculoneuritis 2. Inflammation of many peripheral nerves and spinal cord roots with no known cause.
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Unformatted text preview: Hydrocephalus 3. Water head. Quadriplegia 4. Paralysis of all four limbs. Polioencelphalomyelitis 5. Inflammation of the gray matter of the brain and spinal cord. Meningitis 6. Inflammation of the membranes surrounding the central nervous system. Hemiparesis 7. Weakness on one side of the body. Subdural Hematoma 8. An accumulation of blood under the dura mater. Anesthesia 9. A chemical agent (drug) that causes numbness or stupor. Hyperesthesia 10. Excessive (higher than normal) sensitivity to a stimulus. Pachyderm 11. Extra credit. An animal with thick skin (and also a long highly mobile trunk and big floppy ears)....
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This note was uploaded on 04/12/2010 for the course VET 183 taught by Professor Erickson during the Spring '10 term at SD State.

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