Medical Terminology Unit 9

17 Questions | Total Attempts: 34

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Medical Terminology Quizzes & Trivia

This is an assignment for our Unit 9 class.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A sac formed by the dilatation of the wall of an artery, a vein, or the heart; it is filled with fluid or clotted blood, often forming a pulsating tumor.
    • A. 

      Mitral valve stenosis

    • B. 

      Aneurysm

    • C. 

      Arrhythmia

    • D. 

      ACS

  • 2. 
    What is the congenital absence of part of the esophagus in which food cannot pass from the baby's mouth to the stomach?
  • 3. 
    What type of surgery would use the instrument arthroscope?
    • A. 

      Ligament repair

    • B. 

      Synovectomy

    • C. 

      Meniscus repair

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 4. 
    RP stands for
    • A. 

      Radical prostatectomy

    • B. 

      Radical problem

    • C. 

      Radial pulse

    • D. 

      Radioactive plasma

  • 5. 
    A ____________ is the surgical fixation of the kidney.
  • 6. 
    _____ is an abbreviation for left upper lobe.
  • 7. 
    A skin tag is an example of what type of lesion?
    • A. 

      Cyst

    • B. 

      Wheal

    • C. 

      Papule

    • D. 

      Nodule

  • 8. 
    The stomach is in what abdominopelvic quadrant?
    • A. 

      Right upper quadrant

    • B. 

      Left upper quadrant

    • C. 

      Right lower quadrant

    • D. 

      Left lower quadrant

  • 9. 
    Carcinoma is in the singular form.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

    • C. 

      Both

    • D. 

      I need to take this class over!!!

  • 10. 
    The combining form of nucleus is __________/____.
  • 11. 
    True or False.The combining form for the color white is chlor/o.
  • 12. 
    Trichomycosis is the
    • A. 

      Condition of smooth skin

    • B. 

      Abnormal condition of the skin caused by dust

    • C. 

      Abnormal condition of a fungus in the hair

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 13. 
    Excision of the larynx is called _______________.
  • 14. 
    True or FalseSyphilis is a chronic infection caused by the bacterium called Trichomaona and is transmitted by sexual contact.
  • 15. 
    True or False.Parts of the female breast include mammary papilla, areola, lobules and the pectoralis muscle.
  • 16. 
    Which is the correct breakdown into word parts of the instrument used to record the electral activity of the heart?
    • A. 

      Electr/o/cardi/o/graph

    • B. 

      Electr/o/cardi/o/graphy

    • C. 

      Elec/tro/cardio/graph

    • D. 

      Electro/cardio/graphy

  • 17. 
    This class was awesome!
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      No

    • C. 

      I was crazy for taking it!

    • D. 

      It will be very helpful to me in the future!

    • E. 

      I flunked...lol!!