o Acne vulgaris o Carbuncles o Furuncles o Actinic keratosis 114. Which is the medical term for nail? o onych/o o trich/o o pil/o o seb/o 115. Another word for bruise is: o Concussion o Contusion o Verruca o Paronychia 116. Diabetes Mellitus is associated with high blood sugar, known as: o Hypocalcemia o Hypoglycemia o Hyperglycemia
o Hypercalcemia 117. Which term describes the excessive thirst that is symptomatic of diabetes insipidus? o Dyspepsia o Polydipsia o Polyphagia o Hydrophobia 118. An excess of growth hormone in adulthood can cause acromegaly, which means: o Enlarged extremities o Muscle atrophy o Pain in the legs o Swollen ankles 119. The _____ gland secretes hormones that control the functions of other endocrine glands. o Pineal o Pituitary o Thyroid o Adrenal 120. The adrenal glands are close to the: o Thyroid o Kidney
o Pancreas o Thymus Chapter 14 & 15 121. Colpopexy = Surgical fixation of vagina. 122. Conization = Surgical removal of tissue from cervix for analysis. 123. Colporrhaphy = Surgical suturing of a tear in the vagina. 124. Centesis = Surgical puncture to remove fluid. 125. Laparoscopy = Visual examination of interior of abdomen. 126. Bacteriuria = Bacteria in the urine. 127. Calciuria = Calcium in the urine. 128. Glycosuria = Glucose in the urine. 129. Proteinuria = Excess serum protein in the urine. 130. Pyuria = Pus in the urine. 131. The condition in which patches of endometrial tissue are located outside the uterus is called: o Endometritis o Endometriosis o Fibroid uterus o Polycystic ovaries 132. Which term means the expansion of an opening?
o Curettage o Dilation o Effacement o Laceration 133. The medical term for an undescended testicle is: o Cryptorchidism o Orchiditis o Phimosis o Varicocele 134. Which term means an inflammation of a fallopian tube? o Mastitis o Oophoritis o Salpingitis o Pyometritis 135. Which term means light or infrequent menstrual flow? o Amenorrhea
o Oligomenorrhea o Menorrhagia o Dysmenorrhea 136. A drug that eases the pain or severity of symptoms of a disease but does not cure it is called: o Idiosyncratic o A placebo o Palliative o None of the above 137. The medical term that means “immediately” is: o stat o ad lib o P.R.N. o Q.D. 138. A medication that reduces fever is called a/an o Antipyretic o Analgesic o Placebo o Anti-inflammatory 139. Which is the correct spelling of the name of the instrument used to measure blood pressure?
o Sphigmomenometer o Sphygmomanometer o Sphygiomanometer o Spiromanometer 140. In which of the following drug administrations is medicine absorbed through the skin? o Subcutaneous injection o Intramuscular injection o Transdermal patch o Intravenous injection
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- Rousse, Justin R.