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Medical Terminology (spelling + Word Parts + Definitions)

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Medical Terminology (Spelling + Word Parts + Definitions)
Some questions will give you a prefix, suffix or combining form. Other questions will be the definition and you will need to select the appropriate prefix, suffix or combining form. Then there are many that are only a single word which is misspelled and you will need to spell it correctly.

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1.  Suffix: -osis
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B.
C.
D.
2.  A reversed response occuring on withdrawl of a stimulus
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B.
C.
D.
3.  Prefix: pan-, ante-, pre-
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B.
C.
D.
4.  Involuntary rapid rhythmic movement of the eyeball
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B.
C.
D.
5.  The state of lying down
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B.
C.
D.
6.  Resembling a polyp
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B.
C.
D.
7.  Painful menstruation
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B.
C.
D.
8.  An abnormal rhythm of the heart
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B.
C.
D.
9.  Prefix: dys- (multiple answers)
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B.
C.
D.
10.  An incision of the tympanic membrane
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B.
C.
D.
11.  Exchange of carbon dioxide for oxygen by the blood in the lungs
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B.
C.
D.
12.  To turn inside out
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B.
C.
D.
13.  An opening, mouth, or bone
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B.
C.
D.
14.  Prefix: intra-
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B.
C.
D.
15.  An endoscope for esxamining the peritoneal cavity
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B.
C.
D.
16.  Combining Form for: hidden
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B.
C.
D.
17.  The bottom or base of an organ
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B.
C.
D.
18.  Bluish discoloration of the skin and mucous membranes due to excessive concentration of reduced hemoglobin in the blood
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B.
C.
D.
19.  The act of listening for sounds produced within the body with the unaided ear or with a stethoscope
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B.
C.
D.
20.  Redness of the skin
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B.
C.
D.
21.  Prefix: endo-
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B.
C.
D.
22.  Escape of fluid from blood vessels because of rupture or seepage, usually into a body cavity
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B.
C.
D.
23.  A sound or murmur heard on auscultation
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B.
C.
D.
24.  Painful or difficult urination
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B.
C.
D.
25.  Combining Form for: cell
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B.
C.
D.
26.  Suffix: -stenosis (multiple answers)
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B.
C.
D.
27.  An unusually rapid, strong, or irregular heartbeat
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B.
C.
D.
28.  , medCombining Form for: potassium
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B.
C.
D.
29.  A small, soft structure hanging from the free edge of the soft palate
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B.
C.
D.
30.  Increase in the severity of a disease or its symptoms
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B.
C.
D.
31.  Pertaining to the cheek
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B.
C.
D.
32.  A body defense method to prevent movement of an injured part
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B.
C.
D.
33.  Prefix: tetra-, quadri-
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B.
C.
D.
34.  Accumulation of fluid and cellular debris in the tissues
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B.
C.
D.
35.  A small nodule, tumor, or growth
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B.
C.
D.
36.  Examination of the interior of the sigmoid colon
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B.
C.
D.
37.  Elevated concentration of any lipid or all the lipids in the plasma
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B.
C.
D.
38.  Suffix: -ac, -ous, -ar, -ic, -ial -ior, -eal, -ary, -al
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B.
C.
D.
39.  Prefix: brady-
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B.
C.
D.
40.  A knot or knot-like mass
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B.
C.
D.
41.  Enlargement of the liver and spleen
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B.
C.
D.
42.  Intense chronic itching in the anal region
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B.
C.
D.
43.  Around the rectum
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B.
C.
D.
44.  Labored or difficult breathing
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B.
C.
D.
45.  An enlargement of the thyorid gland
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B.
C.
D.
46.  Suffix: -ptosis
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B.
C.
D.
47.  The side of the body between the ribs and ilium
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B.
C.
D.
48.  Inflammation of the mucous membrane of the nose
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B.
C.
D.
49.  Coughing and spitting of blood
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B.
C.
D.
50.  Suffix: -oma (multiple answers)
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B.
C.
D.
51.  A spasm of the orbicular muscle of the eyelid
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B.
C.
D.
52.  Accumulation of excess fluid in the tissues of the body
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B.
C.
D.
53.  Suffix: -iasis, -esis
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B.
C.
D.
54.  An abnormal sound heard on chest auscultation that is casued by an obstructed airway
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B.
C.
D.
55.  The mucous membrane
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B.
C.
D.
56.  A small, tounge-shaped anatomic structure
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B.
C.
D.
57.  The mucous secretion from the lungs, bronchi, and trachea that is ejected through the mouth
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B.
C.
D.
58.  Muscular pain
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B.
C.
D.
59.  Farther from any point of reference; remote
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B.
C.
D.
60.  Combining Form for: bone marrow
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B.
C.
D.
61.  Tissues or body parts that are near or next to one another
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B.
C.
D.
62.  Combining Form for: common bile duct
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B.
C.
D.
63.  Enlargement of the glands, especially the lymph nodes
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B.
C.
D.
64.  Combining Form for: breathe, breathing
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B.
C.
D.
65.  Suffix: -asthenia
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B.
C.
D.
66.  Inflammation of the internal ear; otitis interna
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B.
C.
D.
67.  Prefix: para- (multiple answers)
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C.
D.
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