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surgical repair of unblocking of blood vessel thrombosis
surgical repair or unblocking of blood clot. angioplasty
involves placement of a catheter in the aorta for xrays aortagram
a visual image produced from an ultrasound examination sonogram
a condition marked by a deficiency of red blood cells anemia
a disease of the arteries characterized by the deposition of plaques of fatty material on their inner walls atherosclerosis
1.the surgical cutting and sealing of part of each vas deferens, typically as a means of sterilization vasectomy
the thickening and scarring of connective tissue, usually as a result of injury fibrosis
another term for radiograph radiogram
the surgical opening or puncture of a vein in order to withdraw blood or introduce a fluid phlebotomy
relating to or resembling fat. lipoid
surgical removal of a blood clot (thrombus) from a blood vessel thrombectomy
Abnormally large size of the stomach megalogastria
benign tumors that are composed of fibrous or connective tissue fibroma
the science dealing with X-rays and other high-energy radiation radiology
the stopping of a flow of blood hemastasis
Causing or resulting in thrombosis or coagulation of the blood thrombogenic
pain in the heart cadialgia
a group of blood cell tumors that develop from lymphocytes lymphoma
acquired condition with localized loss of pigmentation of the skin that may occur after any number of inflammatory skin conditions leukoderma

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Medical Terminology Crossword

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that which produces, disease pathogen
below, skin hypodermis
cell, fat lipocyte
view of, life biopsy
tumor, cancer carcinoma
study of, skin dermatology
abnormal condition, without, sweat anhidrosis
pertaining to, nails ungual
discharge, oil seborrhea
tumor, flesh sarcoma
surgical removal, wrinkle rhytidectomy
pressure, excessive hypertension
surgical repair, vessel angioplasty
skin condition, hard scleroderma
state of, white albinism
being attracted to, death necrophilia

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Cardiovascular System Crossword

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Repair or unblocking of a blood vessel Angioplasty
Temporary loss of consciousness or dizziness due to fall in blood pressure Syncope
Abnormal Rapid heartbeat Tachycardia
connection between two blood vessels or tubes Anastomoses
working on adrenaline or noradrenaline Adrenergic
Excessive fluid with tissues or cells Edema
A groove or furrow Sulcus
Act of listening to internal organs Auscultation
Automatic regulation of blood flow Autoregulation
Nerve that is stimulated byhange in BP Baroreceptors
Abnormally slow heart rate Bradycardia
Heart size larger than normal Cardiomegaly
Bluish color of the skin due to unoxygenated hemoglobin Cyanosis
Reduction of a membranes resting potential Depolarization
Excessive perspiration Diaphoresis
Difficulty breathing Dyspnea
Away from normal position; displaced Ecotopic
Picks up conduction of implses producing an electrical activity Electrodes
Removal of an obstrucitve material in an artery Endarterectomy
The condition of being open, unobstructed Patency
Discomfort in breathing aggrivated by lying flat Orthopnea
Sensation of an irregular, hard, rapid, or normal heartbeats Palpitations
Am auscultory sound, benign or pathologic Murmur
Frothy sputum containing streaks of blood Hemoptysis
Blood flow within very small blood vessels microcirculation
Alternating sequence of diastole and systole Cardiac Cycle
Pressure of blood against the systemic arterial walls BloodPressure
Volume of blood supply ejected by a ventricle in one minute Cardiac Output
Controls the heart rate and force of contractions Cardiac control center
Chest pains due to deficit of oxygen in the heart muscles Angina Pectoris
Main artery of the body Aorta
network of blood vessels between the arterioles and venules Capillaries
Large vein carrying deoxygenated blood into the heart Vena Cava

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Lymphatic System Crossword

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Malignant tumor of lymph nodes and lymphatic tissue. Lymphoma
Clear fluid that is found in lymph vessels and produced from fluid surrounding cells. Lymph
Disease of lymph nodes (glands). Lymphadenopathy
Dilation of small lymph vessels; often resulting from obstruction in large lymph vessels. Lymphangiectasis
An example of lymphoma. Hodgkin
Inflammatory disease in which small nodules, or tubercles, form in lymph nodes and other organs. Sarcoidosis
X-ray views in the transverse plaine for the diagnosis of abnormalities in lymphoid organs (lymph nodes, spleen, and thymus gland). CTScan
Acute infectious disease with enlargement of lymph nodes and increased numbers of lymphocytes and monocytes in the bloodstream. Mononucleosis
Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome AIDS
Human immunodeficiency syndrome HIV
Blood-forming organ in early life; later a storage organ for red blood cells and a source of lyphocytes. Spleen
The ______ gland also produces lymphocytes. Thymus
Lymph originates in the spaces around cells and travels in _____ _______, and xxxxx xxxxx to a large vein in the neck. lymph vessels
Lymph originates in the spaces around cells and travels in xxxxx xxxxxxx, and _____ _____ to a large vein in the neck. lymph nodes
Lymph nodes located in the neck area are called ________ lymph nodes. Cervical
Lymph nodes located in the groin are called ________ lymph nodes. Inguinal
Lymph nodes located in the armpit are called ________ lymph nodes. axillary
Precise blood test to detect antibodies to specific antigens, as in HIV infection. ELISA

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Medical Terminology Crossword

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Lower gastric region hypogastric
Cutting of bone for correction osteotomy
Abnormal condition of the mind psychosis
Something that can cause cancer is _______. carcinogenic
Operation using a fiber optic camera to visually examine joints. arthroscopy
Pain in the chest usually caused by a viral infection of the pleural membrane. pleurodynia
Adequate blood supply is withheld from an organ or part of the body. ischemia
Surgical puncture of the chest to drain fluid. thoracocentesis
Spherical shaped bacteria that often causes infection of the throat. streptococcus
Removal of the voice box laryngectomy
Abnormal condition in which a baby's head is smaller than expected because of abnormal brain development. microcephaly
A hormonal disorder associated with the enlargement of the distal extremities. acromegaly
Removal of tissue for examination biopsy
Inflammation of the bronchi of the lungs. Bronchitis
Softening of the bones. Osteomalacia
Surgical repair of blood vessels. angioplasty
Hardening of the small blood arterioles. arteriosclerosis
Creation of an opening into the trachea to create an airway tracheostomy
incision into a vein to draw blood. phlebotomy
wasting away of body tissue usually due to undernourishment or abnormal development. atrophy
Smallest branches of the bronchi. Bronchiole
muscular wall of the heart myocardium
fat tissue adipose
innermost mucus lined tissue of the uterus. endometrium
removal of half of the tongue. hemiglossectomy
asd intercostal

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Blood and cardio disorders Crossword

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A decrease in the oxygen-carrying ability of the blood Anemia
An excessive or abnormal increase in the number of the Ruth recites Polycythemia
When bone marrow becomes cancerous and a huge number of wbc's are turned out rapidly Leukemia
A client that develops and persists in and on broken blood vessel Thrombus
When I thrombus breaks away from the vessel wall and flows freely in the bloodstream Embolus
An insufficientNumber of circulating platelets Thrombocytopenia
A bleeding disorder that results from a lack of any factor needed for clotting hemophilia
Inflammation of the pericardium Pericarditis
The valve flaps of the heart becomes stiff Valvular stenosis
A heart attack Myocardial infarction
When the ventricles begin to pump at their own rate Heart block
Lack of an adequate blood supply to the heart muscle Ischemia
A rapid heart rate Tachycardia
Hey heart rate that is substantially slower than normal Bradycardia
Abnormal or unusual heart sounds Murmurs
When the pumping efficiency of the heart is depressed so that circulation is in adequate to meet tissue needs CHF
A serious complication of varicose veins Thrombophlebitis
Temporary low blood pressure and dizziness when standing up suddenly Orthostatic hypotension
A condition in which the blood vessels are inadequately filled and blood cannot circulate normally Circulatory shock
The insidious filling of the blood vessels with fatty, calcified deposit lead to what coronary artery disease

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The Integumentary System Crossword

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Tiny, smooth muscles attached to hair follicles, contraction causes the hair to stand upright arrector pili
structure with outer and inner root sheaths extending from the epidermal surface into the dermis and from which new hair develops. hair follicle
the less numerous type of sweat gland; produces a secretion containing water, salts, proteins, and fatty acids. apocrine
fat cells adipose cells
superficial layer of the skin; composed of keratinized stratified squamous epithelium epidermis
layer of skin deep to the epidermis; composed of dense irregular tissue dermis
subcutaneous tissue just deep to the skin; consists of adipose plus some areolar connective tissue. hypodermis
loose areolar connective tissue of woven collagen and elastic with rich supply of blood vessels papillary layer
dense irregular connective tissues making up approx. 80% of dermis reticular layer
fine-touch receptors, light pressure, abundant in finger tips, you gather information about its shape, texture, and density, info your brain uses to identify the object meissner's corpuscles
dark pigment formed by cells called melanocytes; imparts color to skin and hair melanin
a primary tissue that covers the body surface, lines its internal cavities, and forms glands epithelial tissue

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Integumentary system Crossword

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Abnormal condition of whiteness Albinism
Abnormal condition of baldness Alopecia
Being without little blood vessels Avascular
Presents of bedsore, pressure sore Decubitus
Inflammation of the skin Dermatitis
Upon the skin; top layer of skin Epidermis
Above normal heat Hyperthermia
Below normal heat Hypothermia
Tumor of blackness, usually malignant Melanoma
Presence of pimples Papilla
Pertaining to oil glands Sebaceous
Horny layer of skin Stratum corneum
Approximately 12-15% of total body weight Skin
Repair that takes longer to heal and has more scar tissue Secondary repair
True skin, connective tissue, vascular Dermis
Also called hypodermal layer, attaches the muscle Subcutaneous layer
Comprised most of the epidermis and makes keratin Keratinocytes
Sensory receptors for touch Merkel cells
Makes melanin Melanocytes
Affective in the defense of the skin against microorganisms Langerhans cells
Causes silvery white scales Psoriasis
Painful bacterial infection of the hair follicles or sebaceous glands Boils
Deep flat slightly acidic layer of skin Stratum Corneum
Only on palms and soles of the feet Stratum lucidim
Keratinization process begins Stratum Granulosm
Contains melanocytes and langerhans cells Stratum spinosom
Deepest layer of skin that is always dividing Stratum germinatiuom
Same as a vesicle only greater than 10 mm Bulla
Localized changed in skin color of less than 1 cm in diameter Macule
Solid and elevated; however, they extend deeper than papules into the dermis or subcutaneous tissue, greater than 10 mm Nodules
Solid, elevated lesion less than 1 cm in diameter Papule
Vesicles or bullae that is filled with pus, usually described as less than .5 cm in diameter Pustule
A depression lesion of the epidermis and upper papillary layer of the dermis Ulcer
The same as a nodule only greater than 2 cm Tumor
Accumulation of fluid between the upper layers of the skin; elevated mass containing serous fluid; less than 10 mm Vesicle
Localized edema in the epidermis causing irregular elevation that may be red or pale, may be itchy Hives
Increased sensitivity to sunlight and the risk of getting sunburned Photosensitive
Blocks UVA and UVB rays Sunscreen
Measures the percentage of the body burned Rule of nines
Where the nail is formed Matrix

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Common Medical Conditions Crossword

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A mass of unusual cells growing in a bone. Most bone tumors aren't cancerous. bone tumor
A cancerous or noncancerous mass or growth of abnormal cells in the brain. brain tumor
An acute inflammation or irritation of the bronchi. acute bronchitis
A blood clot in a deep vein, usually in the legs. deep vein thrombosis
An inflammation or infection in one or more small pouches in the digestive tract. Diverticulitis
A disorder in which tissue that normally lines the uterus grows outside the uterus. endometriosis
A form of arthritis characterized by severe pain, redness, and tenderness in joints. gout
A form of indigestion felt as a burning sensation in the chest, caused by acid regurgitation into the esophagus. heartburn
An escape of blood from a ruptured blood vessel, especially when profuse. hemorrhage
Widespread muscle pain and tenderness. fibromyalgia
A group of diseases that result in too much sugar in the blood, or high blood glucose. Diabetes
An inflammatory disease caused when the immune system attacks its own tissues. lupus
An inflammation of the blood vessels that causes changes in the blood vessel walls. vasculitis
A condition in which the force of the blood against the artery walls is too high. hypertension

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Medical Terminology Crossword

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Low RBC count Anemia
Difficulty eating Dysphagia
Too much sugar in the blood Hyperglycemia
Looking at blood vessels with dye Angiogram
Slow heart rate Bradycardia
Without fever Afebrile
Suffix meaning sagging/ falling out of place Ptosis
Root word for cartilage Chrondro
Suffix meaning hernia/tumor Cele
Suffix meaning dilation/stretching Ectasis
Difficulty breathing Dyspnea
Commonly known as 'blood poisoning' Septicemia
Blood group system ABO
Abbreviation for the medical term of stroke CVA
Deficiency of WBC Leukopenia
Examination of the abdomen with a ------scope Laparoscopy
Urination occuring at night Nocturia
High blood pressure Hypertension
Blood clot under the skin Hematoma
Red blood cell Erythrocyte
Root word for skull Crani
Ovary root Oophor
Term for tube Salping
Suffix meaning breakdown or separation Lysis
Root for lung Pneumo
Blue Cyan
Root for rib Cost
Large Macro
Excessive; too much Hyper
Many; much Poly
Requiring the presence of air Aerobic
Platelet Thrombocyte
Removal of a kidney Nephrectomy
Under the skin Subcutaneous
Cutting of a tube/vessel Vasectomy
Inflammation Itis
BID; 3 words Twice a day
ECG Electrocardiogram
PRN; 2 words When necessary

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Chapter 2- Suffixes Crossword

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vomiting emesis
inflammation itis
tumor oma
surgical puncture centesis
pain (a) algia
pain (d) dynia
disease pathy
surgical fracture clasis
fixation of a bone or joint desis
excision ectomy
separate; loosening; destruction lysis
fixation of an organ pexy
surgical repair plasty
suture rrhaphy
forming an opening stomy
instrument to cut tome
incision tomy
crushing tripsy
record gram
instrument for recording graph
process of recording graphy
instrument for examining scope
visual examination scopy
hernia or swelling cele
dilation or expansion ectasis
blood condition emia
forming, producing, origen genesis
sofenting malacia
enlargment megaly
abnormal condition osis
decrease; deficiency penia
fear phobia
parlysis plegia
prolapse down ptosis
discharge of fluid rrhea
rupture rrhexis
abnormal condition of hardening sclerosis
involuntary contraction spasm
narrowing stenosis
poison toxic
medicine iatry
specialist ist
condition ia

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