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Medical Terminology Prefixes And Suffixes

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Medical Terminology Quizzes & Trivia

This multiple choice quiz will assess your knowledge of medical prefixes and suffixes.

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What does the prefix "supra" mean?
    • A. 

      Above

    • B. 

      Below

    • C. 

      Between

  • 2. 
    What does the prefix "hypo" mean?
    • A. 

      Above

    • B. 

      Below

    • C. 

      Between

  • 3. 
    What does the suffix "ectomy" mean?
    • A. 

      Hot

    • B. 

      Cold

    • C. 

      Surgical removal

  • 4. 
    What does the suffix "osis" mean?
    • A. 

      Any condition, usually abnormal

    • B. 

      Narrowing

    • C. 

      Widening

  • 5. 
    A gastroenterologist is a specialist who treats the heart?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    A cardiologist is a specialist who treats the heart and circulatory system?
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
  • 8. 
    The heart is divided into ______________ chambers.