Quiz 2 Chap 3-4

Med. Term Oct . 13, 20
  
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Which term describes the surgical repair or replacement of a damaged joint?
Arthroplasty
The surgical procedure for loosening an ankylosed joint is known as:
Arthrolysis
Which procedure is the suturing or wiring together of bone?
Osteorrhapy
                       ...
Osteomyelitis
The term                     ...
Kyphosis
Which term describes the partial dislocation of a bone from its joint?
Sublexation
When a bone is splintered or crushed this is known as a/an:
Comminuted fracture
Which bone tissue is hemopoietic?
Red bone marrow
Which condition is a congenital defect in which the spinal canal fails to close around the...
Spina bifida
Which type of bone marrow transplant use the patient's own bone marrow?
Autologous
Which motion turns the palm of the hand downward or backward?
Pronation
The term                        ...
Abduction
Which term is the total paralysis of one side of the body?
Hemiplegia
Weakness and wasting away caused by disuse of the muscle over a long period of time is know...
Atrophy
Which term describes the protrusion of a muscle through its ruptured sheath?
Myocele
A patient who has suffered a severe laceration to his wrist following a fall through a glass...
 Tendon
Which condition is a blood disorder in which red blood cells are larger than normal?
Megaloblastic anemia
The                      ...
Capillaries.
The condition of having an abnormally slow resting heartbest is known as                      ...
Bradycardia
The pulmonary arteries carry                   blood.
Carbon-dioxide-rich
Which term describes a localized balloon-like enlargement of an artery wall?
Aneurysm
The highest pressure against the artery walls, which occurs when the ventricles contract, is...
Systolic pressure
                          ...
Hemoglobin
                          ...
Atrial fibrillation
                   ...
Holter monitor
The term                        ...
Leukopenia                                      ...
The chronic condition in which the heart is unable to pump out all of the blood that it receives...
Congestive heart failure
Which of the following are the smallest formed elements of the blood and are important in forming...
Thrombocytes
Which of these medical conditions is commonly known as a heart attack?
Myocardial infarction
The term that describes microorganisms and their toxins in the circulating blood is                  ...
Septicemia
A                ...
Embolus
Plasma without clotting proteins is called
serum
The resistance vessels that determine blood pressure are called
arterioles
A patient with red, swollen veins in her legs has
phlebitis
                            are...
T cells
Which type of bateria form chains
Streptococci
Which term means not life threatening and does not recur?
Benign
Which of the following is a tumor involving lymph vessels?
Lympangioma
A/An                       ...
Immunodeficiency disorder
                       ...
Lymphoma
                        ...
Antiangiogenesis
To                     ...
Matastasis

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