Medical Terminology Exam: Quiz!

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Medical Terminology Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    Strabismus is commonly known as?
    • A. 

      Warts

    • B. 

      Cross Eyes

    • C. 

      Headache

    • D. 

      Scabies

  • 2. 
    The Hypoglossal nerve controls:
    • A. 

      The facial muscles

    • B. 

      The eye muscles

    • C. 

      Pharynx

    • D. 

      The muscles of the tongue

  • 3. 
    The Oculomotor nerve does NOT control:
    • A. 

      Extrinsic eye muscles

    • B. 

      Nasal cavity

    • C. 

      Inferior rectus

    • D. 

      Medial rectus

  • 4. 
    A fistula is:
    • A. 

      An abnormal opening

    • B. 

      A dark spot

    • C. 

      An abrasion

    • D. 

      An abnormal growth

  • 5. 
    Sebaceous glands:
    • A. 

      Produce bile

    • B. 

      Secrete sebum into the hair follicles

    • C. 

      Are the leading cause of Seborrhea

    • D. 

      Are located next to the tonsils

  • 6. 
    An embolectomy is:
    • A. 

      A disease of the liver

    • B. 

      Swelling of a blood vessel in the brain

    • C. 

      Surgical removal of an embolus or clot

    • D. 

      The source of the Ebola virus

  • 7. 
    Dilation means:
    • A. 

      Widening

    • B. 

      Deteriation

    • C. 

      Softening

    • D. 

      Narrowing

  • 8. 
    Dacryocystitis is:
    • A. 

      Abnormal condition of the eye caused by a fungus

    • B. 

      Inflammation of the retina

    • C. 

      Inflammation of the Dacrotyniadroin

    • D. 

      Inflammation of the tear (lacrimal) sac

  • 9. 
    The cochlea is
    • A. 

      Part of the middle ear

    • B. 

      The semitransparent membrane that separates the external auditory meatus and the middle ear cavity

    • C. 

      The part of the ear that carries sound vibrations to the inner ear

    • D. 

      Is snail shaped and contains the organ of hearing

  • 10. 
    The cervical vertebrae:
    • A. 

      Is located at the base of the spine

    • B. 

      Is the first set of seven bones, forming the neck

    • C. 

      Forms the inward curve of the spine

    • D. 

      Contains the Coccygeal vertabrae (coccyx)