Type
Word Search
Description

cervical
brachial
acromial
axillary
receptors
physiology
negative
metabolism
homeostasis
dissection
cadaver
appendicular
anatomy
viscera
thoracic
sinuses
serous fluid
pulmonary
abdominopelvic
pleura
peritoneum
pericardium
parietal
orbital
mediastinum
diaphragm
axial
organ
organism
cell

Body regions Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

chest thoracic
arm brachial
wrist carpal
manual hand
pedal foot
thigh femoral
eye ocular
breast mammary
armpit axillary
inner elbow anticubital
groin inguinal
finters or toes phalangeal
kneecap patellar
ankle tarsal
crown of head parietal
base of skull occipital
neck cervical
lateral shoulder deltoid
lower back lumbar
shoulder blade acromial
head cephalic
back of knee popliteal
hip iliac
heel clacaneal

Anatomy and Physiology Chapter 1 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Study of the structure of the body Anatomy
Study of the functions of the body Physiology
Smallest unit of an element Atom
Smallest unit of life Cell
It is made of 11 systems that work together Organism
Toward the head Superior
Towards the back Posterior
Close to the point of attachment Distal
Towards the surface Superficial
A cut that divides the bod or organ into superior and inferior part Transverse
A cut that divides the body or organ into right and left parts Sagittal
Cavity that surrounds each lung Pleural
Cavity that contains the liver and the stomach Abdominal
A fluid that allows the organs to move without friction Serous
Feedback that reverses the stimulus Negative
Fluid found outside of the cells Extracellular
Extracellular fluid found in the blood vessels Plasma
Organ that responds to control center's output Effector
What monitors the environment Receptor
A cavity that contains 4 quadrants Abdominopelvic

Respiratory System Terminology Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

the entire process of gas exchange between the atmosphere and the cells respiration
a hollow space behind the nose nasal cavity
bones that curl out from lateral walls of the nasal cavity on each side, dividing the cavity into passageways nasal conchae
air-filled spaces located within the maxillary, frontal, ethmoid, and sphenoid bones of the skull and open into the nasal cavity paranasal sinuses
or throat, is behind the oral cavity, the nasal cavity and the lyrynx; the passage way for food traveling from the oral cavity to the esophagus and for the air passing between the nasal cavity and the larynx pharynx
the enlargement in the airway at the top of the trachea and below the pharynx; it conducts air in and out id the trachea and prevents foreign objects from entering the trachea larynx
the opening between the vocal cords glottis
usually stands upright and allows air to enter the larynx; helps protect from food and liquids to enter the air passages epiglottis
windpipe trachea
consists of branched airways leading from the trachea to the microscopic air sacs in the lungs bronchial tree
arise from the trachea at the level of the fifth thoracic vertebra primary bronchi
smaller tubes that continue to divide giving rise to others bronchioles
very thin tubes, lead to the alveolar sacs alveolar ducts
leads to smaller microscopic air sacs called alveoli alveolar sacs
smaller microscopic air sacs alveoli
soft, spongy, cone-shaped organs in the thoracic cavity lungs
a layer of serous membrane visceral pleura
folded back visceral pleura attached to each surface of the lung parietal pleura
the potential space between the visceral and parietal pleurae pleura cavity
the actions providing air movements, inhalation inspiration
exhalation expiration
synthesize a mixture of lipids and proteins surfactant
iron containing protein hemoglobin
combination of oxygenated blood with the iron atoms of hemoglobin oxyhemoglobin
a deficiency of O2 reaching the tissues hypoxia
carbon dioxide bonds with hemoglobin carbaminohemoglobin

The Human Body - An Orientation Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

away from the midline lateral
closer to the point of attachment proximal
same as anterior ventral
region: arm brachial
cavity: contains heart and lungs thoracic
area between hips sacral
cavity: contains brain and spinal cord dorsal
section: divides body into right and left parts sagittal
region: superior to umbilical region epigastric
system: exchanges of oxygen & carbon dioxide Respiratory
study of structure anatomy
smallest unit of life cell
control system: uses nerve impulses Nervous
another term for 'sensor' receptor
cells working together for a common function tissue
a nitrogen containing metabolic waste urea
mechanism for maintaining homeostasis is _____ feedback negative
away from the surface deep
system: includes ureters and urethra urinary
fluid that bathes the cells interstitial
example of major nutrient nutrients proteins
chemical reactions that occur within body cells metabolism
organs: generate most body heat muscles
a survival need oxygen
anatomy and physiology are _____ sciences complementary
system: site for hematopoiesis Skeletal
region: brachial arm
prefix: between inter
your integument skin
muscles and glands effectors

Body Cavities Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Contains the brain cranial cavity
Contains the spinal cord vertebral cavity
Contains the heart pericardial cavity
muscle that separates the thoracic and abdominopelvic cavities diaphragm
enclosed by the ribs, sternum, and vertebral column thoracic cavity
Contains the lungs pleural cavity
central area within the thoracic cavity mediastinum
contains both the abdominal and pelvic cavities abdominopelvic cavity
the area between the diaphragm and the brim of the pelvis abdominal cavity
contains the reproductive organs and urinary bladder. pelvic cavity

Medical Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Combining Form Cyt/o means Cell
Plane divides the body into right & left halves Midsagittal
Thoracic cavity is separated from the abdominopelvic cavity by Diaphragm
(CF) of Jaund/o means Yellow
Term means producing or association with pus suppurative
Suffix -pathy means disease
Prefix meaning toward ad
Disease of Unknown Cause Idiopathic
Combining form meaning belly, belly side ventro
Suffix for Forming, Producing, Origin Genesis
Term means removal of part or all Resection
Abnormal fibrous bands that bind tissue Adhesion
Carbuncle is Pyogenic Infection
CF for fat means Steato
Form of skin cancer may result in death melanoma
CF choledoch/o means Bile Duct
Suffix Pepsia means digestion
Localized collection of pus at site of infection Abcess
Suffix prandial means Meal
Serous fluid in abdominal cavity Ascites
Loss of Appetite is called Anorexia
Surgery procedure to treat morbid obesity Bariatric
Expelling air from body orifice (anus) Flatus
Passage of dark colored stools Melena
Jaundice is caused by excessive levels of Bilirubin
Protrusion of organ thru wall is called Hernia
Term meaning stricture or narrowing of the rectum Rectostenosis
Which term refers to the neck Cervical
CF of viscer/o means Internal Organs
Surgical joining of two ducts or blood vessels anastomosis
Suffix desis means binding
removal of tissue sample for microsopic examination Biopsy

SKIN & BODY MEMBRANES - pt. 1 Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

cutaneious membrane
cutaneous glands
dermal papillae
dermis
epidermis
epithelial membrane
epperson rules
hypodermis
integument
integumentary system
keratin
keratinocytes
melanin
melanocytes
membrane
mucosa
papillary layer
pericardium
peritoneum
pleura
reticular layer
serosa
serous fluid
skin
stratum basale
stratum corneum
stratum granulosum
stratum lucidum
stratum spinosum
subcuataneous tissue
synovial membrane

Med. Term. - Directional/Regional Terms Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

crural
plantar
vertebral
sural
scapular
sacral
popliteal
olecranl
occipital
lumbar
gluteal
cephalic
calcaneal
umbilical
thoracic
tarsal
sternal
pubic
pelvic
pectoral
patellar
orbital
oral
nasal
mental
inguinal
frontal
fibular
femoral
digital
deltoid
coxal
cervical
carpal
buccal
brachial
axillary
antecubital
antebrachial
acromial
abdominal
deep
superficial
distal
proximal
intermediate
lateral
medial
posterior
anterior
inferior
superior

Respiratory System Vocab Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Lymphatic tissue in the nasopharynx adenoids
air sac in the lungs alveolus
tip or uppermost portion of the lung apex
lower portion of the lung base
smallest branches of the bronchi bronchioles
branch of the trachea that is a passageway into the lung bronchus
expelled gas carbon dioxide
thin hairs attached to the mucous membrane cilia
muscle separating the chest and abdomen diaphram
lid-like piece of cartilage that covers the larynx epiglottis
breathing out expiration
slit-like opening to the larynx glottis
midline region where bronchi, blood vessels, and nerves enter and exit the lungs hilum of the lung
breathing in inspiration
voice box larynx
division of a lung lobe
region between the lungs in the chest cavity mediastinum
openings through the nose nares
inhaled gas oxygen
one of a pair of almond-shaped masses of lymphatic tissue in the oropharynx palantine tonsil
one of the air cavities in the bones near the nose paranasal sinus
outer layer of pleura lying closer to the ribs and chest wall parietal pleura
throat larynx
double-layered membrane surrounding each lung pleura
space between the folds of the pleura pleural cavity
essential part of the lung, responsible for respiration pulmonary parenchyma
process of moving air into and out of the lungs respiration
windpipe trachea
inner layer of pleura lying closer to the lung tissue visceral pleura

The Human Body Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Acromial
Antebrachial
Antecubital
Axillary
Brachial
Buccal
Carpal
Cervical
Coxal
Crural
Digital Foot
Digital Hand
Femoral
Fibular
Frontal
Gluteal
Inguinal
Lumbar
Mammary
Mental
Metacarpal
Nasal
Occipital
Olecranal
Oral
Orbital
Otic
Patellar
Pelvic
Perineal
Plantar
Popliteal
Pubic
Sacral
Scapular
Sternal
Sural
Tarsal
Umbilical
Vertebral