HCA220Appendix E medical - Axia College Material Appendix E...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–3. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Axia College Material Appendix E Building a Medical Vocabulary A. Use the word bank below to build the medical word that corresponds to each definition in questions 1-15. Provide the whole word for example heredit/o + -ary = hereditary 1. Process of chewing Mastication 2. Pertaining to the tongue Glossal 3. Process of contracting around Peristalsis 4. Pertaining to the apex Apical 5. Pertaining to stool Fecal 6. Pertaining to normal breathing Eupneic 7. Resembling three points Tricuspid 8. Pertaining to the septum Septal 9. Pertaining to the heart and lung cavity cardiopulmonary 10. Pertaining to standing Saphenous 11. Pertaining to the armpit Axillary 12. Pertaining to dilating Diastolic 13. Muscular layer that makes up the bulk of the heart Myocardium 14. A neurotransmitter from the sympathetic nervous system Epinephrine 15. Pertaining to the mucous membrane Mucosal B. Define the following word parts.
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full DocumentRight Arrow Icon
-cyte cell enzyme Speeds up chemical reactioenn In- In; within; not Sin/o Hollow cavity;
Background image of page 2
Image of page 3
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

This note was uploaded on 12/01/2010 for the course HCA 220 HCA 220 taught by Professor Latriciam.carter; during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.

Page1 / 3

HCA220Appendix E medical - Axia College Material Appendix E...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 3. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online