The Human Body in Health and Disease Quiz B

The Human Body in Health and Disease Quiz B - 11. Which...

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The Human Body in Health and Disease - Quiz B 1. Which type of disorder has no detectable physical changes to explain the symptoms being experienced by the patient? functional disorder 2. Which of these structures is NOT found in the nucleus of a cell? cytoplasm 3. Which term describes the abnormal development or growth of cells, tissues, or organs? dysplasia 4. Which term describes the ongoing presence of a disease within a population, group, or area? endemic 5. Which type of tissue provides protective padding, insulation, and support? adipose tissue 6. Which term describes the study of the functions of the structures of the body? physiology 7. Which plane divides the body into superior and inferior horizontal portions? transverse plane 8. Which term means toward the lower part of the body? caudal 9. Which body cavity protects the lungs and heart? thoracic cavity 10. What is the medical term for the structure commonly known as the belly button? umbilicus
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Unformatted text preview: 11. Which term means toward the midline? medial 12. Which condition is an unfavorable response to a medical or surgical treatment? iatrogenic illness 13. Which term describes a group of hereditary bleeding disorders in which a blood-clotting factor is missing? hemophilia 14. Which abdominal region is covered by the lower ribs? hypochondriac 15. Which form of transmission spreads hepatitis B and most sexually transmitted diseases? bloodborne transmission 16. Which term describes the study of the causes of diseases? etiology 17. Which term means inflammation of a gland? adenitis 18. Which term describes the location of a structure below the transverse plane? inferior 19. Which body system destroys harmful substances such as pathogens and cancer cells? lymphatic system 20. Which membrane is the inner layer of the peritoneum that surrounds the organs of the abdominal cavity? visceral peritoneum...
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