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  • 1. 
    Muscle pain is referred to as:
    • A. 

      Tachycardia

    • B. 

      Myocardial

    • C. 

      Myalgia

  • 2. 
    a heart rate under 60 BPM is called
    • A. 

      Bradycardia

    • B. 

      Bradypnea

    • C. 

      Pericarditis

  • 3. 
    high blood pressure is called:
    • A. 

      Hypotension

    • B. 

      Hypertension

    • C. 

      Hyperthermia

  • 4. 
    Inflammation of the liver is called:
    • A. 

      Hepatitis

    • B. 

      Hemorrhage

    • C. 

      Hematoma

  • 5. 
    nerve pain is called:
    • A. 

      Neuritis

    • B. 

      Myalgia

    • C. 

      Neuralgia

  • 6. 
    Surgical removal of the breast is called
    • A. 

      Mastectomy

    • B. 

      Mammography

    • C. 

      Mammogram

  • 7. 
    Between the ribs is called:
    • A. 

      Intercostal

    • B. 

      Interstitial

    • C. 

      Costectomy

  • 8. 
    A physician who deals with cancer is called an oncologist.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    high blood sugar is called hyperglycemia.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
     thrombocytopenia is too few clotting cells called platelets
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    Dysuria is painful or difficult urination
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 12. 
    Aphasia is difficulty walking
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 13. 
    Hematuria is blood in the urine
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 14. 
    Hysterectomy is surgical removal of the uterus.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    Osteocyte is a muscle cell
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False