Med Term Final Exam Vc Bismark

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Med Term Final Exam Vc Bismark

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  • 1. 
    The lower chambers of the heart are called the:
    • A. 

      Atria

    • B. 

      Veins

    • C. 

      Arteries

    • D. 

      Ventricles

  • 2. 
    Chest pain usually caused by an insufficient supply of oxygen to the heart is:
    • A. 

      Atheroma

    • B. 

      Angina pectoris

    • C. 

      Pain syndrome

    • D. 

      Palpitation

  • 3. 
    The combining form that means fat?
    • A. 

      Varic/o

    • B. 

      Cellul/o

    • C. 

      Ather/o

    • D. 

      Oma

  • 4. 
    The medical term for a blood clot that move through the blood stream is?
    • A. 

      Thrombus

    • B. 

      Pulmonary thrombosis

    • C. 

      Embolism

    • D. 

      Stroke

  • 5. 
    The combining for that means "sound" is:
    • A. 

      Dysphonia

    • B. 

      Electr/o

    • C. 

      Ech/o

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 6. 
    The combining form for windpipe is?
    • A. 

      Bronch/i

    • B. 

      Trache/o

    • C. 

      Bronchiol/e

    • D. 

      Laryng/o

  • 7. 
    The combining form for kidney is:
    • A. 

      Nephr/o

    • B. 

      Cyst/o

    • C. 

      Ureter/o

    • D. 

      Ren/o

    • E. 

      Nephr/o and ren/o

  • 8. 
    This system converts food into a form the body can use for energy, growth and repair.
    • A. 

      Pulmonary system

    • B. 

      Digestive system

    • C. 

      Caediovascular system

    • D. 

      Integumentary system

  • 9. 
    A condition of dificuly in digestion that produces abdominal discomfort:
    • A. 

      Dysphagia

    • B. 

      Dyspepsia

    • C. 

      Dyspnea

    • D. 

      Dysgastric

  • 10. 
    The word root in halitosis means:
    • A. 

      Hernia

    • B. 

      Breath

    • C. 

      Bad

    • D. 

      Very bad

  • 11. 
    inflammation of the glans penis (head of the penis) is:
    • A. 

      Orchitis

    • B. 

      Balanitis

    • C. 

      Verruca

    • D. 

      Urethritis

  • 12. 
    The term for excessive levels of fat in the feces, and is a sign of malfunction in digestion.
    • A. 

      Fatrrhea

    • B. 

      Lipidrrhea

    • C. 

      Steatorrhea

  • 13. 
    An emotional eating disorder in which patient is thin and avoids food.
    • A. 

      Anorexia

    • B. 

      Anorexia nervosa

    • C. 

      Bulimia

    • D. 

      Dyspahgia

  • 14. 
    A common eating disorder involving repeated gorging (binge) of food and induced vomiting (purging).
    • A. 

      Anorexia

    • B. 

      Bulimia

    • C. 

      Anorexia nervosa

  • 15. 
    The medical term for process of viewing the colon is:
    • A. 

      Colonoscopy

    • B. 

      Esophagoscopy

    • C. 

      Upper endoscopy

    • D. 

      Gastroscopy

  • 16. 
    The medical term for surgical removal of the gallbladder is:
    • A. 

      Cholelithiasis

    • B. 

      Choledocholithotomy

    • C. 

      Cholecystectomy

    • D. 

      Cystectomy

  • 17. 
    The medical term for a protrusion of the upper portion of the stomach through the diaphragm to enter the thoracic cavity is:
    • A. 

      Umbilical hernia

    • B. 

      Intussusception

    • C. 

      Hiatal hernia

    • D. 

      Inguinal hernia

  • 18. 
    This disease involves a recurring backflow of stomach contents into the esophagus
    • A. 

      FOBT

    • B. 

      GRD

    • C. 

      GERD

    • D. 

      GSD

  • 19. 
    The combining form that means opening is:
    • A. 

      Ureter

    • B. 

      Orch/o

    • C. 

      Meat/o

    • D. 

      Costomy

  • 20. 
    Enteritis means:
    • A. 

      Removal of the stomach.

    • B. 

      Inflammation of the stomach.

    • C. 

      Inflammation of the intestines.

    • D. 

      Removal of the intestines.

  • 21. 
    The medical term for inflammation of the colon is:
    • A. 

      Colitis.

    • B. 

      Hepatitis.

    • C. 

      Esophagitis.

  • 22. 
    Your patient is a 17-year-old girl. Even though she is 6 feet tall, she weighs only 100 pounds. (BMI is significantly below average) Her doctor suspects she might have an eating disorder in which the patient denies food due to a compulsion to become thin. The medical name for this condition is:
    • A. 

      Bulimia

    • B. 

      Anorexia

    • C. 

      Anorexia nervosa

    • D. 

      Obsessive compulsive disorder

    • E. 

      Food phobia

  • 23. 
    The medical term for the passage of gas through the anus is:
    • A. 

      Diverticulosis.

    • B. 

      Flatulence.

    • C. 

      Steatorrhea.

    • D. 

      Intolerance

  • 24. 
    A chronic, progressive liver disease resulting from hepatic cell failure (often seen is alcoholism) and damage is irreversible is known as:
    • A. 

      Crohn's disease.

    • B. 

      Cirrhosis.

    • C. 

      Volvulus.

    • D. 

      Pancreatitis

  • 25. 
    The medical term for rupture of red blood cells is:
    • A. 

      Thrombolysis

    • B. 

      Hemolysis

    • C. 

      PLT

    • D. 

      Sickle cell

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