Bronchostenosis = narrowing of bronchial 18.Carcinogen = causing cancer19.–cele = hernia20.Cellulitis = spreading bacterial infection of the skin & tissues, usually caused by strepto or staphy infections21.Chlamydia = bacterial infection, parasites22.Cocci = bacteria that has a sphere shape23.Cyst = fluid filled sacs24.Cystitis = inflammation of bladder25.Dactylecdema = swelling of fingers and toes26.Dysentery = bacterial diarrhea27.Dysphagia = difficulty swallowing28.Ectasia = Dilation of any tubular vessle29.–Edema = swelling, accumulation of fluid30.Endotoxin = part of cell wall with gram-negative bacteria31.Etiology = Study of causes of diseases32.Exodate = anything coming out of body33.Gastralgia = stomach pain34.Gastromegaly = enlargement of stomach35.Helminths = parasitic worms36.Hepatomalacia = softening of liver tissue37.Hernia = extending (protrusion) of an anatomical structure38.Hemostasis = cessation of blood39.Inflammation = Body becomes reddened/ swollen, immune system defense against injury / infection40.Lesion = injury or wound41.Lipoma = tumor of fat tissue42.Lithiasis = stone formation43.–lysis = breaking down of a cell membrane or a stone44.Malabsorption = poor absorption of nutrients45.Malignant = cancerous46.Metastasis = spread of cancer from one part to another47.Mycology = study of fungi48.Mycosis = fungal infection
49.-Necrosis = death 50.Neoplasia = development of new tissues or tumors51.Neoplasm = uncontrolled growth of tissue52.
- Spring '16
- Marilyn Westerhoff
- Bacteria, Bradycardia, fungal infection, Health Care Vocabulary