We have sent an email with your new password.


Medical Vocabulary Quiz 1

50 Questions  I  By Talynstarburst
Medical Quizzes & Trivia
Introduction To Medical VocabularyQUIZ 1, 50 multiple choice questionshelp to study for Final ExamSee other quizzes to help study for the Final

  
Changes are done, please start the quiz.


Question Excerpt

Removing question excerpt is a premium feature

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

Removing ad is a premium feature

Upgrade and get a lot more done!
Take Another Quiz