Which one of the following suffixes means “inflammation”?. The meaning of analysis is
absence of whole.
a cutting apart.
a separating into parts.
Which one of the following choices is a combining form, not a prefix or suffix?
Which one of the following prefixes means “through”?
Which one of the following choices would be the ending of a term indicating the surgical removal of a
Individuals with high blood pressure are often prescribed _______ by their physicians.
The organs of the abdominal cavity are called
_______ are often used to prevent nausea and vomiting.
_______ are typically used to block pain.
A patient lying horizontally on his or her belly is in the _______ position.
Your little toe is _______ to your torso.
Which one of the following choices best describes a cell?
A specialized body part composed of tissues
Any complex living being, plant or animal
The smallest “living” structure in the body
A structure in the cytoplasm
The pelvic cavity houses the
brain and pituitary gland.
urinary and reproductive organs.
heart and lungs.
major organs of digestion.
In medical terminology, a _______ generally turns a word into a diagnosis or medical procedure.
Which one of the following words is related to the axial skeleton?
A physician whose specialty is to diagnose and treat diseases and disorders involving the bones, joints,
and muscles is called a/an
The word parts -ac, -al, -ary, and -ic are all
prefixes that function as prepositions.
adjective suffixes meaning “pertaining to.”
noun suffixes indicating procedures.
pseudosuffixes formed from roots.
The correct order for analyzing the parts of medical terms is
prefix, root, suffix.
root, suffix, prefix.
suffix, root, prefix.
suffix, prefix, root.
The _______ is an axial body part.
What is the prefix meaning “excessive, above”?
Which one of the following suffixes means “inflammation”?