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Medical Vocabulary Quiz 1

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Medical Vocabulary QUIZ 1
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1.  If a patient presents complaining of lower back pain, the health care provider would do a close assessment of what region?
A.
B.
C.
D.
2.  What word parts make up the medical term arthroscopy?
A.
B.
C.
D.
3.  The suffix -pathy means:
A.
B.
C.
D.
4.  A radiologic procedure that uses computer imaging to produce three-dimensional images of organs in the chest and abdomen is known as a(n):
A.
B.
C.
D.
5.  What abdominal region is just below the cartilage of the ribs?
A.
B.
C.
D.
6.  "Later/o" is a word root meaning:
A.
B.
C.
D.
7.  What is a suffix that means measure?
A.
B.
C.
D.
8.  The _______ system consists of the skin and its appendages
A.
B.
C.
D.
9.  In a dorsal recumbent position, the client is lying on his/her
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B.
C.
D.
10.  What is the meaning of the prefix "ab"?
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B.
C.
D.
11.  The ______ cavity is the space in the skull containing the brain
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B.
C.
D.
12.  The patient compolains of headache and nausea. The health care provider should chart these:
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B.
C.
D.
13.  If a physician has ordered a lateral chest x-ray, the chest x-ray will be taken from which view
A.
B.
C.
D.
14.  Wilm's tumor is an example of a(n)
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B.
C.
D.
15.  The foundation of a word is the:
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B.
C.
D.
16.  ______ is toward the back
A.
B.
C.
D.
17.  The health care provider conducts an interview and assessment to discover the cause of the client's disease, which is its:
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B.
C.
D.
18.  The definition of the medical term arthropathy is:
A.
B.
C.
D.
19.  What is part of the viscera of the abdominal cavity?
A.
B.
C.
D.
20.  The medical term for pertaining to below a reference point is:
A.
B.
C.
D.
21.  The initial letter or letters of each successive part or major part of a compound term forms a/an:
A.
B.
C.
D.
22.  The prefix endo- means:
A.
B.
C.
D.
23.  "Cardi" is an example of what word part?
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B.
C.
D.
24.  Study of the stomach is the definition of what medical term?
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B.
C.
D.
25.  A pathologist is a physician who studies what?
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B.
C.
D.
26.  The medical term meaning "pertaining to the stomach" is:
A.
B.
C.
D.
27.  What is the medical term that means pertaining to the stomach and liver?
A.
B.
C.
D.
28.  In the anatomic position, the palms are:
A.
B.
C.
D.
29.  What is the definition of the medical term "osteitis"?
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B.
C.
D.
30.  The patient has an injury on his shin. The nurse should check the circulation distal to the point of the injury. The nurse should check circulation in the:
A.
B.
C.
D.
31.  The patient presents with trauma to his arm. The health care provider should carefully assess what region?
A.
B.
C.
D.
32.  What prefix means above or excessive?
A.
B.
C.
D.
33.  Which medical term is an example of an acronym?
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B.
C.
D.
34.  The word part for head is:
A.
B.
C.
D.
35.  Which combining form means joint?
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B.
C.
D.
36.  What is the definition of the medical term intrahepatic?
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B.
C.
D.
37.  A _______ is a hollow space containing body organs
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B.
C.
D.
38.  Which medical term is spelled correctly?
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B.
C.
D.
39.  What is the definition of the suffix "-scopy"?
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B.
C.
D.
40.  ______ means pertaining to both sides
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B.
C.
D.
41.  Which medical term has two word roots?
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B.
C.
D.
42.  A syllable placed at the beginning of a word is called a/an:
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B.
C.
D.
43.  The suffix -itis means:
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B.
C.
D.
44.  The ______ plane vertically divides the body into right and left halves
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B.
C.
D.
45.  The pregnant client will soon deliver a baby head first. This presentation is known as:
A.
B.
C.
D.
46.  Which medical term is spelled correctly?
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B.
C.
D.
47.  The prefix homeo- means
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B.
C.
D.
48.  A combination of similar cells that share a common goal is/are:
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B.
C.
D.
49.  What is a suffix meaning pertaining to?
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B.
C.
D.
50.  The medical term arteriology means:
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B.
C.
D.
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