ST Complete Review 1

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ST Complete Review 1

ST Complete Review 1

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The part of the word that comes after the root word and changes the meaning is the:
 
Suffix
An agent used against fever is
 
antipyretic
A slow pulse rate is:
 
bradycardia
An inciscion made below the breast is:
 
inframammary
A congenital anomaly is a/an:
 
abnormal condition existing at birth
An instrument used to view the large intestine is a/an:
 
colonoscope
Surgical removal of half the stomach is:
 
hemigastrectomy
You are scheduled to scrub on a cheiloplasty, the anatomical part to be revised is the:
 
lip
A record made of a joint is:
 
arthrogram
A preoperative diagnosis of cholelithiasis indicates a/an:
 
condition of the gallstones
Hepatomegaly is:
 
enlargement of the liver
Inflammation of the brain is:
 
encephalitis
A laparoscope would be used to visualize the:
 
abdominal cavity
A patient with chondromalacia would have an abnormal softening of the:
 
cartilage
The suffix that means to suture is:
 
-rrhaphy
Intracellular fluid would be found:
 
within the cell
A bilateral salipingo-oophorectomy is a surgical procedure to:
 
remove both fallopian tubes and ovaries
An arthrocentesis is a procedure to:
 
puncture and aspirate fluid from a joint
A myelogram is:
 
an x-ray of the spinal cord
A cholecystectomy is a procedure to:
 
remove the gallbladder
A red blood cell is known as a/an
 
erythrocyte
The term pertaining to a hidden testicle is:
 
cryptorchidism
The surgical procedure to crush a stone is a:
 
lithotripsy
a blepharoplasty is a procedure to:
 
repair of the eyelids
Hydronephrosis is:
 
a condition of water in the kidney
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