Type
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The study of life Biology
A red blood cell Erythrocyte
A patlette that helps clot blood Thrombocyte
Benign cartilaginous tumor Chondroma
Building up of complex molecules in the body Anabolism
Surgical incision to the chest wall Thoracotomy
Occurring before childbirth Antepartum
A slow heart rate Bradycardia
Painful breathing Dyspnea
Underneath the skin Subcutaneous
Inflammation of the appendix Appendicitis
Inflammation of the colon and small intestine Erterocolitis
Surgical procedure used to reconstruct the palate in a person with a cleft palate Palatoplasty
High blood sugar Hyperglycemia
Sudden contraction of the muscles in the walls of the bronchioles Bronchospasm
An escape of blood from a ruptured blood vessel Hemorrhage
Vomiting of blood Hematemesis
Surgical removal of urinary bladder Cystectomy
Incision or opening of a kidney pelvis for removal of a stone Nephrolithotomy

Medical Terminology Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

Medical Terminology Final Project Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

abdominocentesis
gastroenteritis
colonoscopy
angiography
angioplasty
arthroscopy
cardiologist
cholecystectomy
choledocholithiasis
craniotomy
diverticulosis
gastroenterologist
gynecologist
hematemesis
hematochezia
hematologist
hemiglossectomy
hemoptysis
hepatitis
hyperglycemia
laparoscopy
mastectomy
palatoplasty
pancreatitis
paracentesis
peritoneoscopy
psychiatrist
thoracotomy
tracheotomy
ultrasonography

medical terminology Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

amylase
angioplasty
antibodies
autopsy
bilirubin
bronchospasm
carcinogenic
chemotherapy
dermatitis
distal
electrocardiogram
emulsification
enamel
gastroenteritis
gastrorrhagia
hematemesis
hyperglycemia
laryngectomy
mastication
mediastinum
ophthalmologist
osteomalacia
papillae
peritoneum
pituitary gland
pyloric stenosis
syndrome
thoracentesis
ultrasonography
urethra

Medical Terminology Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

teratoma
cryptorchidism
galactorrhea
retroversion
dystocia
vulvodynia
pseudocyesis
polydipsia
nocturia
urethral stricture
nephrolithotomy
postprandial
hyperglycemia
hyperbiliruninemia
hypoglossal
cholecystectomy
buccal mucosa
postmortem
metastasis
hemiglossectomy
bradycardia
bifurcation
anoxia
rhinoplasty
neuralgia
mastectomy
chondromalacia
abdominocentesis
lateral
karyotype
histology
cytoplasm
craniotomy
adipose
pericardium
pathology
tracheotomy
leukocyte
erythrocyte
dysphonia
incision
arthritis

Chapter 9 Urinary System Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

blood conditon, nitrogenous waste Azotemia
the study of, bacteria Bacteriology
pain, urinary bladder Cystalgia
inflammation, glomerulus glomerulitis
abnormal condition, glucose glycosuria
state of, sameness homeostasis
accumulation, water hydrocele
to destroy(break down) ketones Ketolysis
incision(to cut) meatus Meatotomy
stone, kidney Nephrolith
night Nocturnal
discharge, menstruation, scanty Oligomenorrhea
protein protein
record or picture, renal pelvis pyelogram
process of recording, kidney renography
surgical removal, ureter Ureterectomy
surgical fixation, urethra Urethropexy
tumor(mass) urine urinoma
disease, urine uropathy
pertaining to, invoulntary, urine urinary incontinence

Medical Terminology Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

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

vital signs Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

You must use a stehoscope to measure this pulse apical
absence of breathing apnea
pulse below 60 bradycardia
pulse located on side of the neck carotid
difficult breathing dyspnea
pulse located at top of foot dorsalispedis
pulse located behind the knee popliteal
breathing in inhalation
breathing out exhalation
top number of blood pressure systolic
bottom number of blood pressure diastolic
120/80 is a normal ______ bloodpressure
98.6 is the normal average __________________ temperature
You use this to listen to your heart stethoscope
Pulse located beside wrist radial
60-100 is normal average adult ___________ pulse

Medical Terminology Chapter 1 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

process of cutting back (removal) resection
inflammation pf the small intestines enteritis
complete knowledge diagnosis
removal of the stomach gastrectomy
red blood cell erythrocyte
study of nerves neurology
pertaining to above the stomach epigastric
low numbers of red blood cells erythrocyte
study of women's diseases gynecology
before knowledge prognosis
inflammation of the stomach gastritis
pertaining to below the liver subhepatic
study of the kidney nephrology
process to cut into a part of the body incision

Medical Terminolgy 1 Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

alveolar
amenorrhea
analysis
anastomosis
anoxia
antisepsis
appendicitis
aspermia
bilateral
biopsy
bradycardia
cardiology
cephalic
cervical
cervicitis
chemotherapy
cholecystectomy
chondroma
colostomy
craniotomy
cystoscopy
dermatitis
enuresis
gastrorrhagia
glycogenolysis
hematemesis
hematuria
hepatomegaly
hyperbilirubinemia
hyperglycemia
hypertrophy
labiodental
laparoscopy
neonatology
nephroptosis
nocturia
nucleic
orchiopexy
orchitis
osteomalacia
polydipsia
polyneuritis
prostatectomy
spermatogenesis

Musculoskeletal System Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Imaging procedure using X-rays to study the internal structure of the body Radiography
A general term for bone disease Osteopathy
Joint pain Arthralgia
Fracture FX
Total knee arthroplasty TKA
Correcting a fracture by realigning the bone fragments. Reduction
Piece of bone taken from the patient used to take the place of a removed bone or a bony defect at another site Bone graft
Turning outward Eversion
Turning inward Inversion
cutting into otomy
Pertaining to the muscles and skeleton Musculoskeletal
The lack of muscle tone Atonia
Surgical procedure that cuts into a bone Osteotomy
Instrument used to view inside the joint Arhroscope
Upper Jaw Maxilla
Inflammation of synovial membrane Synovitis
A tumor, usually benign, that forms in cartilage Chondroma