Chapte,r 5. Medical Terms
blocks the action of the
enzyme that causes the blood vessels to contract resulting in hypertension'
lower rhan normal number of erythrocytes (red blood cells) in the
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Term Book - Chapter 7: Medical Terms
is the absence of oxygen from the body's gases, blood, or tissues.
Anthracosis: Also known as "coal miner's pneumoconiosis" or "black lung
disease" is caused by coal dust in the lungs.
Chapter I l:Medical Torms
Adnex- Appendages or accessory structures of an organ.
detectable disease of the eye.
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WONOS TO KNOW CHALLENGE
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10. The Good Samaritan law covers physicians even if they receive compensation for the
emergency care glven.
implied agreement is considered
be a legal contract in a medical office'
12. A medical assistant should never attempt
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Chap. 3 Medical Ethics & Liabilitv
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