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The suffix -emia means


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  • 1. 
    The suffix- emia means
    • A. 

      Blood

    • B. 

      Erudite

    • C. 

      Hematemesis

  • 2. 
    The medical term for the basic ujit of  the body structure is
    • A. 

      Vein

    • B. 

      Tisse

    • C. 

      Cell

  • 3. 
    The medical term for the tme when menstruation begins is
    • A. 

      Menopause

    • B. 

      Menarche

    • C. 

      Period

  • 4. 
    The medical term for the time when menstruation stops is
    • A. 

      Reflex

    • B. 

      Menarche

    • C. 

      Menopause

  • 5. 
    The abbreviation for gastrointestinal is
    • A. 

      GI or G.I

    • B. 

      Gtt or G.T.T.

    • C. 

      Abd

  • 6. 
    The abbreviation for dressing is
    • A. 

      Dsg

    • B. 

      DSS

    • C. 

      DSM

  • 7. 
    The medical term for paralysis from the waist down is
    • A. 

      Coma

    • B. 

      Paraplegia

    • C. 

      Quadriplegia

  • 8. 
    The medical term for paralysis from the neck down is
    • A. 

      Paraplegia

    • B. 

      Quadriplegia

    • C. 

      Hemiplegia

  • 9. 
    The medical term for paralysis on one side of the body is
    • A. 

      Hemiplegia

    • B. 

      Coma

    • C. 

      Quadriplegia

  • 10. 
    The medical term  for turning the palm forward, as applied to the hand is
    • A. 

      Supination

    • B. 

      Nerves