Introduction to Medical Terminology Quiz B

Introduction to Medical Terminology Quiz B - laceration 12....

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Introduction to Medical Terminology - Quiz B 1. Which term describes the screening of patients to determine their relative priority of need and the proper place for treatment? triage 2. Which term is a prediction of the probable course and outcome of a disorder? prognosis 3. Which combining form means pus? PY/O 4. Which term describes evidence of disease that can be observed only by the patient? symptom 5. Which term refers to the time and events after birth? postnatal 6. Which term means abnormal enlargement of the heart? cardiomegaly 7. Which suffix means the process of recording a picture? -GRAPHY 8. Which combining form means plaque or fatty substance? ATHER/O 9. Which suffix means pain or suffering? -ALGIA 10. Which procedure is the surgical repair of a muscle? myoplasty 11. Which term describes a torn, ragged wound?
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Unformatted text preview: laceration 12. Which suffix means abnormal enlargement?-MEGALY 13. Which prefix means deficient, decreased? HYPO-14. In the term gastroenteritis which word root requires a combining vowel? GASTR/O 15. Which term means a prediction of the probable course and outcome of a disorder? prognosis 16. Which condition is characterized by redness, heat, swelling, and pain? inflammation 17. Which of these suffixes requires the use of a combining vowel?-RRHEA 18. Which term describes a disease or procedure named for the person who first discovered it? eponym 19. Which suffix means abnormal enlargement?-MEGALY 20. Which term describes the screening of patients to determine their relative priority of need and the proper place for treatment? triage...
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