Medical Terms Ch. 1 & 2 Cont. Ssct

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Medical Quizzes & Trivia

Continuation of chapter 1 & 2 review test. Fill in questions have only one correct answer. Use lower case letters and (/ or -) where applicable.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    A malignant tumor of a gland:
    • A. 

      Adenoma

    • B. 

      Adenocarcinoma

    • C. 

      Adenitis

    • D. 

      Adenosarcoma

    • E. 

      Adenopathy

  • 2. 
    Suffix meaning "blood condition":
  • 3. 
    Prefix meaning down :
  • 4. 
    Metabolism =
    • A. 

      Catabolism + reticulum

    • B. 

      Anabolism + myopathy

    • C. 

      Anabolism + protein

    • D. 

      Catabolism + thyroid

    • E. 

      Anabolism + catabolism

  • 5. 
    Medical term meaning "complete knowledge":
  • 6. 
    Medical term meaning process of viewing a gland:
  • 7. 
    Medical term for the membrane surrounding the abdominal viscera:
    • A. 

      Peritoneum

    • B. 

      Mediastinum

    • C. 

      Vertebra

    • D. 

      Pleura

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 8. 
    Give two medical terms in their combining forms meaning nucleus (separate with a space):
  • 9. 
    Suffix meaning tumor, mass or swelling:
  • 10. 
    Medical term for a red blood cell:
  • 11. 
    Medical term meaning pertaining to the cerebrum:
  • 12. 
    Name the three central quadrants of the abdominopelvic cavity from top to bottom:
    • A. 

      Epogastric, umbilical, infragastric

    • B. 

      Epigastric, umbilical, hypogastric

    • C. 

      Diaphragm, naval, iliac

    • D. 

      Hypochondriac, lower inguinal, upper inguinal

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 13. 
    Name the abdominopelvic region located in the upper right and left region below the cartilage of the ribs that extend over the abdomen.
  • 14. 
    Medical term meaning pertaining to below the skin:
  • 15. 
    Suffix meaning removal:
  • 16. 
    Prefix meaning change, beyond:
  • 17. 
    The spleen is located in the:
    • A. 

      ULQ

    • B. 

      LRQ

    • C. 

      LUQ

    • D. 

      RLQ

    • E. 

      LLQ

  • 18. 
    Space between the lungs containing the heart, windpipe, and aorta:
    • A. 

      Pleura

    • B. 

      Mediastinum

    • C. 

      Plutoneum

    • D. 

      Peritoneum

    • E. 

      Sagittal plane

  • 19. 
    Medical term pertaining to the top layer of skin:
  • 20. 
    The study of cells:
  • 21. 
    Medical term meaning to view a body:
  • 22. 
    Suffix meaning picture, classification:
  • 23. 
    A condition of a hyper-active thyroid gland:
    • A. 

      Hypoglycemia

    • B. 

      Hepatitis

    • C. 

      Hypothyroidism

    • D. 

      Hyperglycemia

    • E. 

      Hyperthyroidism

  • 24. 
    Suffix meaning full of:
  • 25. 
    Prefix meaning above, upon:
  • 26. 
    Medical term meaning disease producing:
  • 27. 
    Medical term meaning "condition of knowing before":
  • 28. 
    Back side of the body:
    • A. 

      Supine

    • B. 

      Lateral

    • C. 

      Dorsal

    • D. 

      Ventral

    • E. 

      A and c

  • 29. 
    Lying on the back:
    • A. 

      Prone

    • B. 

      Superior

    • C. 

      Distal

    • D. 

      Dorsal

    • E. 

      Supine

  • 30. 
    A specialist in the study of the mind: