Medical terminology Chp 2

  1. Abdominopelvic regions
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  2. what are the abdominopelvic quadrants
    • right upper
    • left upper
    • right lower
    • left lower
  3. what are the organs of the right upper quadrant (RUQ)
    • right lobe of liver
    • part of pancreas
    • part of small and large intestine
  4. what are the organs of the left upper quadrant (LUQ)
    • left lobe of liver
    • stomach
    • spleen
    • part of pancreas
    • part of small and large intestine
  5. what are the organs of right lower quadrant (RLQ)
    • parts of small and large intestine
    • right ovary
    • right fallopian tube
    • appendix
    • right ureter
  6. what are the organs of left lower quadrant (LLQ)
    • parts of small and large intestines
    • left ovary
    • left fallopian tube
    • left ureter
  7. abdominopelvic quadrants
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  8. cervical refers to what region
    neck region
  9. thoracic refers to what region
    chest region
  10. lumbar refers to what region
    waist or flank region
  11. what is sacral referring to
    five bones that are fused to form the sacrum
  12. what is coccygeal
    tailbone composed of four fused pieces
  13. anatomical divisions of the back
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  14. what is a disc
    small pad of cartilage between the vertebrae
  15. front side of the body
    anterior
  16. back side of the body
    posterior
  17. away from the surface
    deep
  18. on the surface
    superficial
  19. near the point of attachment to the trunk or near the beginning of the structure
    proximal
  20. far from the point of attachment to the trunk or far from the beginning of a structure
    distal
  21. below another structure
    inferior
  22. above another structure
    superior
  23. what are the planes of the body
    • frontal/coronal: vertical plane dividing the body into anterior and posterior portions
    • sagittal/lateral: lengthwise vertical plane dividing the body into right and left sides
    • transverse/ cross sectional/axial: plane running across the body parallel to the ground
  24. anter/o
    front
  25. cervic/o
    neck (of the body or uterus)
  26. chondr/o
    cartilage
  27. chrom/o
    color
  28. coccyg/o
    coccyx (tailbone)
  29. ili/o
    ilium (of the hip bone)
  30. inguin/o
    groin
  31. kary/o
    nucleus
  32. later/o
    side
  33. lumb/o
    lower back
  34. medi/o
    middle
  35. nucle/o
    nucleus
  36. pharyng/o
    pharynx (throat)
  37. poster/o
    back, behind
  38. sacr/o
    sacrum
  39. proxim/o
    nearest
  40. sarc/o
    flesh
  41. spin/o
    spine, backbone
  42. thel/o, theli/o
    nipple
  43. thoarc/o
    chest
  44. trache/o
    trachea, windpipe
  45. umbilic/o
    navel, umbilicus
  46. ventro/o
    belly side of the body
  47. vertebr/o
    vertebrae, backbone
  48. viscer/o
    internal organs
  49. suffixes meaning pertaining to
    • -eal
    • -iac
    • -ior
    • -ose: full of
  50. suffix meaning process, condition
    -ism
  51. suffix meaning bodies
    -somes
  52. suffix meaning picture, classification
    -type
  53. suffix meaning formation
    -plasm
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Medical terminology Chp 2
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terms and regions of the medical terminology chp 2
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