Forming Medical Terms Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which prefix means slow?

Question 2 2. Which prefix can be used to maintain the meaning of the term hypergastric?

Question 3 3. Which of the following suffixes means 'suspension'?

Question 4 4. Which set of prefixes are opposites of each other?

Question 5 5. What is happening to the nose in the term 'rhinorrhea'?

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Question 6 6. What is happening to the stones in the term lithotripsy?

Question 7 7. Which of the following suffixes means 'removal'?

Question 8 8. Leukemia is a condition of too many _________.

Question 9 9. What is the meaning of the term hyperumbilical?

Question 10 10. The term microorganism is an example of a(n) ________.

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Question 11 11. Which word part is erythro in the term erythrolaryngosis?

Question 12 12. What color is being referred to in the term, xanthoma?

Question 13 13. The term cell got it's name from looking like ______.

Question 14 14. Which suffix has the same meaning as -rrhage?

Question 15 15. The suffix that means excessive pain is _______.

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Question 16 16. Eponyms in medicine occur most commonly in the names of _______.

Question 17 17. Suffixes bring ______ to a medical term.

Question 18 18. What is the term for the color gray?

Question 19 19. What is the meaning of the suffix '-centesis'?

Question 20 20. Which set of prefixes are opposites?

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Question 21 21. What is the prefix that means 4?

Question 22 22. When is the combining form needed?

Question 23 23. Which of the following suffixes means 'deficiency'?

Question 24 24. Which word part is polio in the term poliomyelitis?

Question 25 25. Which of the following terms means under the tongue?

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Question 26 26. Which word part tells what is happening in the medical term?

Question 27 27. Which of the following prefixes means surrounding?

Question 28 28. Which set of prefixes has the same meaning?

Question 29 29. What is the word for when a discovery is named after a person?

Question 30 30. What might the word root be converted to when it is used in a medical term?

Forming Medical Terms Chapter Exam Instructions

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