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HCA220 Appendix E[1]

HCA220 Appendix E[1]

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Axia College Material

Appendix E Building a Medical Vocabulary Ch. 3, 4, & 5
Complete activities A, B, & C. A. Use the word bank below to build the medical word that corresponds to each definition in problems 116. Word parts may be used more than once. Click the grey box to begin typing. gloss/obil/imastic/oaxill/o-al cardi/oepiapic/otriglott/o-stals/o fec/odiastol/ocusp/orub/osept/o-ary peri-in -ic thorac/o-ous -sis -ation saphen/o-id eumucos/o-pne/o-ac

1. Pertaining to the tongue


2. Pertaining to the mucous membrane mucosal 3. Process of chewing mastication peristalsis

4. Process of contracting around

5. Substance of red (red blood cell) bile bilirubin 6. Pertaining to stool fecal septal epiglottis

7. Pertaining to the septum 8. Pertaining to above the glottis 9. Pertaining to the apex

apical eupneic

10. Pertaining to Normal breathing 11. Pertaining to the heart 12. Resembling three points cardic

tricuspid cardiopulmonary

13. Pertaining to the heart and lung cavity 14. Pertaining to the armpit 15. Pertaining to standing 16. Pertaining to dilating axillary Saphenous diastolic

HCA 220

Write a sentence using the word in a medical context. Myocardial My/o- Cardi/o -al Pertaining to heart muscle HCA 220 . condition Outside of C. Sternal Movement of the gallbladder Stern/o Sentence: We all have a sterna that is part of our thorax. channel two -eal cecum inexcilia -ity extraPertaining to Short sac A substance Out. In this activity.B. away from Eyelashes. Using the word parts. small hairs State. Combining form Additional Combining form or suffix Medical Word Peritoneal Prefix Suffix Definition Peritone/oal Peritoneal is watery fluid Sentence: Peritoneal fluid is needed to fill the space between the organs in our gastrointestinal system. create a definition of the word. Define the following words or word parts -cyte -gen enzyme -ole Thorax -ature sin/obiCell That which produces Speed up chemical reactions Small thing chest System composed of Hollow cavity. Oxyhemoglobin Oxygen molecules and red blood vells Ox/y Hel/o Glob/o -in form in the compound. Use the table to record your answers. Cholecystokinin Cholecyst/o Kin/o -in Sentence: the hormone cholecystokinin stimulates the gallbladder. break the medical word into its word parts. Sentence: The oxygen in our blood travels in the form of oxyhemoglobin. Additional Combining form or suffix -al This is also called breast bone Medical Word Prefix Combining form Suffix Definition Inspiration In Spir/o -ation Process of breathing in Sentence: When we count respirations the process of breathing in is called inspiration.

The action our blood vessels do when Vasoconstriction Vas/oConstrict/o-ion contracting Sentence: When our heart muscles contract in our arms the artery decreases causing a vasoconstriction HCA 220 .Sentence: There are times when the myocardial of our heart develop weakness when we get older. Endocardium Smooth membrane that lines the chambers of the heart and heart valves Endo Cardi/o -al Sentence: The inside of ones heart is lined with endocardium.

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