Study Guide Ch 4
Chabner, Language of Medicine 8th Edition, Ch 4 Prefixes
pertaining to - between the ribs (-al = pertaining to,
intra- = between, cost/o = ribs)
pertaining to the opposite side (-al = pertaining to)
aerobic or cellular
tiny particles, each made u of rRNA subunits.
they make enzymes and othe
1.3 Activity: Catch That?
Did you catch that? For the most part, prefixes can be broadly divided into four categories that
express (1) _; (2) position or time; (3) visual appearance in shape, size, and _;
and (4) condition.
2.6 Activity: C
twisting of part of the intestines upon itself
surgical connection, anastomosis
common bile duct
congenital anomaly in which the stomach do
Chabner, Language of Medicine 8th Edition, Ch 8 Female Reproductive
The OVUM is the
pregnancy (also called)
the labia majora is part of the .
respiratory disorder in the neonate
Chapter 9 Male Reproductive System
PANTHOLOGIC CONDITIONS; SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASES
TUMORS & ANATOMIC/STRUCTURAL DISORDERS
carcinoma of the testes
carcinoma of the cervix
Malignant cells within the cervix (cervical cancer). Human papillomavirus (HPV) cause & risk factor for cervical cancer.
Inflammation of the cevix. Commonly causes:(Chlamydia trachomatis & Neisseria gonorrhoeae). Acute c
Chabner, Language of Medicine 8th Edition, Ch 5 Digestive System
Combining form of the first part of the large intestine is . ?
Pertaining to the abdomen
Muscular wave-like movement to transport food through the digestive
Part of th
sugar, glucose (used in compound words)
hernia, rupture, protrusion of a part of a structu
Chapter 5 Digestive System
Gastrointestinal Tract: (digestive) begins with the mouth, ends with the anus. The 4 functions of the system are:
1. Ingestion First, complex food material taken into the mouth.
2. Digestion Second, broken down, mec
Chapter 3 Suffixes
I. Appendix A: Hernia
Hernia is protrusion of an organ or muscular wall of organ through the cavity that normally contains it.
Hiatal hernia stomach protrudes upward into the mediastinum through the esophageal opening in diaphragm.
Chapter 2 - Terms Pertaining to the Body as a Whole
Cytology - the study of formation, structure and function of cells
Cell - the fundamental unit of all living things
Cell membrane- Surrounds and protects the cell and regulates what passes into and out o
Define new suffixes and review those presented in previous chapters.
Gain practice in word analysis by using these suffixes with combining forms to build and
Identify the functions of the different types of blood cells
Cellular process of breaking down food to release energy
Thin structure surrounding a cell; allows material to pass in and out
Image of chromosones arranged in numerical order
Endoplasmic recticulum A s
Ch 9 Male Reproductive System
The male gonad
a gland below the bladder and surrounding the urethra
tissue that produces sperm cells
hair-like tail region of the sperm is called the ?