Medical Billing

  1. This is the outermost layer of skin:



    A. epidermis
  2. Which of the following is NOT a part of skin or accessory organs:



    A. arterioles...small blood vessels
  3. This prefix means beside:



    B. para
  4. This combibing form means hair:



    D. trich/o
  5. Lunula is the:



    A. white area at base of nail plate
  6. Subcutaneous tissue is also known as:



    C. hypodermis

    hypo means under
  7. Which of the following combining forms does not refer to a color:



    B. pachy/o

    • a. cyan/o   blue
    • b. jaund/o  yellow
    • c. eosin/o   rosy
    • d. pachy/o   thick
  8. This medical term means surgical incision into dead tissue:



    C. eschrotomy
  9. This suffix means surgical repair:



    B. -plasty
  10. Soft tissue around nail border is the:



    B. paronychium
  11. This combining form means profuse sweating:



    D. diaphor/o

    • a. albin/o      white
    • b. diaphor/o
    • c. erythem/o  red
    • d. rhytid/o     wrinkle
  12. What is this the medical abbrviation for:
    bx
    biopsy
  13. What is this the medical abbrviation for:
    ca
    cancer
  14. What is this the medical abbrviation for:
    I&D
    incision & drainage
  15. What is this the medical abbrviation for:
    subcu, subq, SC & SQ
    subcutaneous
  16. What does this prefix mean:
    epi-
    on/upon
  17. What does this prefix mean:
    hyper-
    over
  18. What does this prefix mean:
    hypo-
    under
  19. What does this prefix mean:
    intra-
    within
  20. What does this prefix mean:
    para-
    beside
  21. What does this prefix mean:
    per-
    through
  22. What does this prefix mean:
    peri-
    surrounding
  23. What does this prefix mean:
    sub-
    under
  24. What does this suffix mean:
    -occus
    spherical bacterium
  25. What does this suffix mean:
    -ectomy
    removal
  26. What does this suffix mean:
    -ia
    condition
  27. What does this suffix mean:
    -malacia
    softening
  28. What does this suffix mean:
    -opsy
    view of
  29. What does this suffix mean:
    -plasty
    surgical repair
  30. What does this suffix mean:
    -rrhea
    discharge
  31. What does this suffix mean:
    -tome
    an instrument to cut
  32. What does this suffix mean:
    -tomy
    to cut
  33. A pimple is an example of a:



    C. pustule
  34. A stage III pressure ulcer involves:



    C. full thickness loss of skin up to but not through fascia
  35. This type of dermatitis may be exogenous or endogenous and is common in children and infants:



    B. atopic
  36. Psoriasis, pityriasis and lichen planus are three types of this disorder:



    C. papulosquamous
  37. This condition begins with a herald spot:



    A. pityriasis
  38. This skin infection is caused by group A bet-hemolytic Streptococci, and the lesions appear as firm red spots with itching, burning and tenderness:



    B. erysipelas
  39. This type of herpes produces cold sores:



    B. herpes simplex
  40. This condition is caused by human papillomavirus:



    C. verrucae
  41. This type of tumor occurs in hair follicles:



    A. keratoacanthoma
  42. This type of superfical carcinoma is rarely metastatic:



    A. squamous cell
Author
Kathy719
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211996
Card Set
Medical Billing
Description
Intergumentary System
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