Mastering Healthcare Terminology 4th Edition by Betsy J. Shiland -Test Bank A+

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Mastering Healthcare Terminology  4th Edition by Betsy J. Shiland -Test Bank A+

Mastering Healthcare Terminology 4th Edition by Betsy J. Shiland -Test Bank A+

$35.00
Mastering Healthcare Terminology 4th Edition by Betsy J. Shiland -Test Bank A+

The process of chewing is mastication.

ANS: T PTS: 1 REF: 165 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

Deglutition means eliminating feces.

ANS: F PTS: 1 REF: 165 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

The wavelike movement that propels food through the digestive tract is peristalsis.

ANS: T PTS: 1 REF: 164 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Hypoalimentation is the process of taking in more nutrients than the body needs.

ANS: F PTS: 1 REF: 196 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Digestion refers to the breakdown of food.

ANS: T PTS: 1 REF: 164 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

Ingestion is a medical term meaning swallowing.

ANS: F PTS: 1 REF: 164 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

Parotid, submandibular, and sublingual are all types of salivary glands.

ANS: T PTS: 1 REF: 165 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Another term for the lower esophageal sphincter is the pylorus.

ANS: F PTS: 1 REF: 166-167 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

The central part of the stomach is the body.

ANS: T PTS: 1 REF: 167 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

The cardia is near the pylorus.

ANS: F PTS: 1 REF: 167 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

The first part of the small intestine is the duodenum.

ANS: T PTS: 1 REF: 168 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

The last part of the small intestine is the ilium.

ANS: F PTS: 1 REF: 168 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms | Pronounce/Spell

The first part of the large intestine is the cecum.

ANS: T PTS: 1 REF: 168 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

The vermiform appendix dangles from the descending colon.

ANS: F PTS: 1 REF: 168 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

The second part of the small intestine is the jejunum.

ANS: T PTS: 1 REF: 168 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

The small, circular folds in the small intestine are rugae.

ANS: F PTS: 1 REF: 167-168 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

The liver is in the right upper quadrant of the abdomen.

ANS: T PTS: 1 REF: 170 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

The waste product formed by the normal breakdown of hemoglobin in red blood cells and cholesterol is chyme.

ANS: F PTS: 1 REF: 167 | 170 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Bile emulsifies fats.

ANS: T PTS: 1 REF: 170 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

Bile is stored in the pancreas.

ANS: F PTS: 1 REF: 170 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

The pancreas has exocrine and endocrine glands.

ANS: T PTS: 1 REF: 171 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

The hepatic duct joins with the cystic duct of the gallbladder to form the common bile duct.

ANS: T PTS: 1 REF: 170-171 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Cholesterol is a fatty substance found in plant and animal tissues.

ANS: F PTS: 1 REF: 170 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

Villi are tiny projections in the small intestine.

ANS: T PTS: 1 REF: 168 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

The sigmoid colon is between the ascending colon and the descending colon.

ANS: F PTS: 1 REF: 168 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

The term for bad-smelling breath is halitosis.

ANS: T PTS: 1 REF: 175 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

A backflow of swallowed food to the mouth is eructation.

ANS: F PTS: 1 REF: 175 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

The passage of bloody stools is termed hematochezia.

ANS: T PTS: 1 REF: 176 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Black, tarry stools are melanin.

ANS: F PTS: 1 REF: 176 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Extreme constipation is termed obstipation.

ANS: T PTS: 1 REF: 176 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

Esophageal atresia is the same as achalasia.

ANS: F PTS: 1 REF: 177 | 180 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Difficulty swallowing is known as dysphagia.

ANS: T PTS: 1 REF: 180 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Periodontal disease is a pathologic condition of the tongue.

ANS: F PTS: 1 REF: 179 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Pyorrhea is a discharge of pus often seen in gingivitis.

ANS: T PTS: 1 REF: 179 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Leukoplakia is a healthy condition of white teeth.

ANS: F PTS: 1 REF: 179 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Another name for a cold sore is herpetic stomatitis.

ANS: T PTS: 1 REF: 179 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Pyloric stenosis is a narrowing of the muscle between the esophagus and the stomach.

ANS: F PTS: 1 REF: 177 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Canker sores are aphthous stomatitis.

ANS: T PTS: 1 REF: 178 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Cheilitis is inflammation of the cecum.

ANS: F PTS: 1 REF: 178 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Gingivitis is inflammation of the gums.

ANS: T PTS: 1 REF: 178 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Regional enteritis is another term for IBS.

ANS: F PTS: 1 REF: 181 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms | Abbreviations

Pouches in the lining of the colon are diverticula.

ANS: T PTS: 1 REF: 181 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

Inflammation of the rectum and anus is colitis.

ANS: F PTS: 1 REF: 181-182 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Twisting of intestines is volvulus.

ANS: T PTS: 1 REF: 182 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

An inward telescoping of the intestines is intussusception.

ANS: T PTS: 1 REF: 182 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

A benign growth that may occur in the intestines is a polyp.

ANS: T PTS: 1 REF: 182 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

A yellowing of the skin and sclerae caused by too much bilirubin is jaundice.

ANS: T PTS: 1 REF: 184 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

Stones in the gallbladder are choledocholithiasis.

ANS: F PTS: 1 REF: 183 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

An inguinal hernia is the same as a femoral hernia.

ANS: F PTS: 1 REF: 186 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

An incarcerated hernia is the same as an irreducible hernia.

ANS: T PTS: 1 REF: 186 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

A stool guaiac tests for hidden blood.

ANS: T PTS: 1 REF: 192

OBJ: Diagnostic Procedure TOP: Nondecodable Terms

A stool culture tests for increased enzymes.

ANS: F PTS: 1 REF: 192

OBJ: Diagnostic Procedure TOP: Nondecodable Terms

GGT is used to detect H. pylori antibodies.

ANS: T PTS: 1 REF: 192

OBJ: Diagnostic Procedure TOP: Abbreviations

Manometry is used to detect excessive hormone secretion in the pancreas.

ANS: F PTS: 1 REF: 190

OBJ: Diagnostic Procedure TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

An endoscope is an instrument to visualize the inside of the body.

ANS: T PTS: 1 REF: 190

OBJ: Diagnostic Procedure TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

A barium enema is used to detect abnormalities of the esophagus.

ANS: F PTS: 1 REF: 189

OBJ: Diagnostic Procedure TOP: Nondecodable Terms

Cholecystography images the gallbladder.

ANS: T PTS: 1 REF: 190

OBJ: Diagnostic Procedure TOP: Nondecodable Terms

A blood test to detect possible jaundice is a Hemoccult test.

ANS: F PTS: 1 REF: 192

OBJ: Diagnostic Procedure TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Fluoroscopy is real-time visualization using x-rays of the body.

ANS: T PTS: 1 REF: 189

OBJ: Diagnostic Procedure TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

A proctoscope is an endoscope inserted through the oral cavity.

ANS: F PTS: 1 REF: 190

OBJ: Diagnostic Procedure TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

An anastomosis is a new connection between two hollow structures.

ANS: T PTS: 1 REF: 195

OBJ: Diagnostic Procedure TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

An anastomosis between parts of the small and large intestines is a duodenoileostomy.

ANS: F PTS: 1 REF: 195

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Ligation is the tying off of a blood vessel or a duct.

ANS: T PTS: 1 REF: 197

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Nondecodable Terms

Gastric gavage is the removal of all or part of the stomach.

ANS: F PTS: 1 REF: 196

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Nondecodable Terms

A new opening for the colon to the abdominal wall is a colostomy.

ANS: T PTS: 1 REF: 196

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Withdrawing fluid from a body cavity is a laparotomy.

ANS: F PTS: 1 REF: 197

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Lysis of adhesions means the surgical destruction of scar tissue.

ANS: T PTS: 1 REF: 197

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

An incision of the pylorus is a pylorostomy.

ANS: F PTS: 1 REF: 198

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Laparoscopic surgery is performed through the abdominal wall.

ANS: T PTS: 1 REF: 196

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Laparoscopic surgery is done with an instrument called a laparotome to visualize the interior of the abdomen.

ANS: F PTS: 1 REF: 196

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Anorexiants are a class of drugs used to treat morbid obesity.

ANS: T PTS: 1 REF: 200

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Antiemetics are drugs that prevent or alleviate constipation.

ANS: F PTS: 1 REF: 200

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Strong laxatives may be termed cathartics.

ANS: T PTS: 1 REF: 200

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Nondecodable Terms

Pyrosis and heartburn are treated with antidiarrheals.

ANS: F PTS: 1 REF: 200

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

PEG stands for percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy.

ANS: T PTS: 1 REF: 197 | 201 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Abbreviations

COMPLETION

The term for inflammation of the appendix is ____________________.

ANS: appendicitis

PTS: 1 REF: 181 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms | Pronounce/Spell

The medical term for swallowing is ____________________.

ANS: deglutition

PTS: 1 REF: 165 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Nondecodable Terms | Pronounce/Spell

The medical term for chewing is ____________________.

ANS: mastication

PTS: 1 REF: 165 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Nondecodable Terms | Pronounce/Spell

A synonym for rectitis is ____________________.

ANS: proctitis

PTS: 1 REF: 182 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms | Pronounce/Spell

The term for a joining of two hollow structures is ____________________.

ANS: anastomosis

PTS: 1 REF: 195 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms | Pronounce/Spell

The medical term for black tarry stools is ____________________.

ANS: melena

PTS: 1 REF: 176 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms | Pronounce/Spell

The medical term for inflammation of the liver is ____________________.

ANS: hepatitis

PTS: 1 REF: 184 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms | Pronounce/Spell

The medical term for inflammation of the gallbladder is ____________________.

ANS: cholecystitis

PTS: 1 REF: 183 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms | Pronounce/Spell

The medical term for the muscle between the stomach and the duodenum is ____________________.

ANS: pylorus

PTS: 1 REF: 167 | 177 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms | Pronounce/Spell

The medical term for suture of a hernia (hernia repair) is ____________________.

ANS: herniorrhaphy

PTS: 1 REF: 196 OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms | Pronounce/Spell

The parotid gland is one of the ____________________ glands.

ANS: salivary

PTS: 1 REF: 165 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms | Pronounce/Spell

The part of the pharynx directly adjacent to the oral cavity is the ____________________.

ANS: oropharynx

PTS: 1 REF: 165 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms | Pronounce/Spell

An inflammation of the gums is ____________________.

ANS: gingivitis

PTS: 1 REF: 178 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms | Pronounce/Spell

An inflammation of the lips is ____________________.

ANS: cheilitis

PTS: 1 REF: 178 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms | Pronounce/Spell

The plural of lumen is ____________________.

ANS: lumina

PTS: 1 REF: 19 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms | Pronounce/Spell

The plural of appendix is ____________________.

ANS: appendices

PTS: 1 REF: 168 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms | Pronounce/Spell

The plural of villus is ____________________.

ANS: villi

PTS: 1 REF: 168 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms | Pronounce/Spell

The plural of anastomosis is ____________________.

ANS: anastomoses

PTS: 1 REF: 19 OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

The plural of pharynx is ____________________.

ANS: pharynges

PTS: 1 REF: 19 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms | Pronounce/Spell

The plural of fundus is ____________________.

ANS: fundi

PTS: 1 REF: 19 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms | Pronounce/Spell

The plural of pylorus is ____________________.

ANS: pylori

PTS: 1 REF: 167 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms | Pronounce/Spell

The plural of ruga is ____________________.

ANS: rugae

PTS: 1 REF: 167 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Nondecodable Terms | Pronounce/Spell

The plural of plica is ____________________.

ANS: plicae

PTS: 1 REF: 168 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms | Pronounce/Spell

The plural of diverticulum is ____________________.

ANS: diverticula

PTS: 1 REF: 181 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms | Pronounce/Spell

The medical term for belching is ____________________.

ANS: eructation

PTS: 1 REF: 175 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms | Pronounce/Spell

The term for a twisting of the intestines is ____________________.

ANS: volvulus

PTS: 1 REF: 182 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms | Pronounce/Spell

The term for a chronic, degenerative disease of the liver is ____________________.

ANS: cirrhosis

PTS: 1 REF: 184 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms | Pronounce/Spell

The term for cavities (dental decay) is dental ____________________.

ANS: caries

PTS: 1 REF: 178 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms | Pronounce/Spell

The medical term for heartburn is ____________________.

ANS: pyrosis

PTS: 1 REF: 176 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms | Pronounce/Spell

The term for an abnormal bite is ____________________.

ANS: malocclusion

PTS: 1 REF: 179 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms | Pronounce/Spell

The abbreviation for laparoscopy is ____________________.

ANS:

lap

LAP

PTS: 1 REF: 201 OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention

TOP: Abbreviations | Pronounce/Spell

The abbreviation for gastroesophageal reflux disease is ____________________.

ANS: GERD

PTS: 1 REF: 201 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Abbreviations | Pronounce/Spell

The abbreviation for a barium enema is ____________________.

ANS: BE

PTS: 1 REF: 201 OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention

TOP: Abbreviations | Pronounce/Spell

The abbreviation for a barium swallow is ____________________.

ANS: BaS

PTS: 1 REF: 201 OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention

TOP: Abbreviations | Pronounce/Spell

The abbreviation for lower esophageal sphincter is ____________________.

ANS: LES

PTS: 1 REF: 201 OBJ: Diagnostic Procedure

TOP: Abbreviations | Pronounce/Spell

The abbreviation for the gallbladder is ____________________.

ANS: GB

PTS: 1 REF: 201 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Abbreviations | Pronounce/Spell

The abbreviation for nausea and vomiting is ____________________.

ANS: N&V

PTS: 1 REF: 201 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Abbreviations | Pronounce/Spell

The abbreviation EGD stands for ______________________________.

ANS: esophagogastroduodenoscopy

PTS: 1 REF: 201 OBJ: Diagnostic Procedure

TOP: Abbreviations | Pronounce/Spell

A fecal exam to test for microorganisms in the feces, such as worms, amoebae, bacteria, and protozoa, is a ____________________.

ANS: stool culture

PTS: 1 REF: 192 OBJ: Diagnostic Procedure

TOP: Nondecodable Terms | Pronounce/Spell

A fecal exam to test for hidden blood is a stool ____________________.

ANS: guaiac

PTS: 1 REF: 192 OBJ: Diagnostic Procedure

TOP: Nondecodable Terms | Pronounce/Spell

The special x-ray procedure that allows real-time visualization of structures directly on a monitor screen is ____________________.

ANS: fluoroscopy

PTS: 1 REF: 189 OBJ: Diagnostic Procedure

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms | Pronounce/Spell

What is the general term for an instrument for the internal visualization of the body? ____________________

ANS: endoscope

PTS: 1 REF: 190 OBJ: Diagnostic Procedure

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms | Pronounce/Spell

Varicose veins in the lower rectum or the anus are ____________________.

ANS: hemorrhoids

PTS: 1 REF: 182 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms | Pronounce/Spell

Canker sore is a synonym for ____________________ stomatitis.

ANS: aphthous

PTS: 1 REF: 178 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms | Pronounce/Spell

What is the abbreviation for the disorder characterized by ulceration of the lining of the intestine, bleeding, and diarrhea? ____________________

ANS: IBD

PTS: 1 REF: 182 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Abbreviations | Pronounce/Spell

____________________ ani is the common chronic condition of itching of the skin surrounding the anus.

ANS: pruritus

PTS: 1 REF: 182 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms | Pronounce/Spell

An anal ____________________ is a cracklike lesion of the skin around the anus.

ANS: fissure

PTS: 1 REF: 181 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms | Pronounce/Spell

An inflammation of the peritoneum that commonly occurs when an inflamed appendix bursts is acute ____________________.

ANS: peritonitis

PTS: 1 REF: 182 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms | Pronounce/Spell

A circumscribed, pus-filled area of inflammation in the anus or rectum is an anorectal ____________________.

ANS: abscess

PTS: 1 REF: 181 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms | Pronounce/Spell

An erosion of the protective mucosal lining of the stomach or duodenum is ____________________ ulcer disease.

ANS: peptic

PTS: 1 REF: 180 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms | Pronounce/Spell

The use of nutritional supplements that exceed recommended daily requirements is called ________________________.

ANS: hyperalimentation

PTS: 1 REF: 196 OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms | Pronounce/Spell

____________ is removal of a tooth.

ANS: odontectomy

PTS: 1 REF: 197 OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms | Pronounce/Spell

Removal of a sessile or pedunculated polyp is called ________________.

ANS: polypectomy

PTS: 1 REF: 198 OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms | Pronounce/Spell

A new opening of the stomach through the skin to place a tube for the purpose of enteral feeding is called ________________.

ANS: percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy

PTS: 1 REF: 197 OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms | Pronounce/Spell

A ________________ is the surgical repair of the mouth.

ANS: stomatoplasty

PTS: 1 REF: 198 OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms | Pronounce/Spell

MATCHING

Match each definition with the correct word part.

a. liver

b. teeth

c. discharge, flow

d. removal, excision

e. pancreas

f. colon, large intestine

g. surrounding, around

h. gallbladder

i. stomach

j. condition of an opening

k. contraction

l. rectum and anus

m. vomiting, vomit

n. process of viewing

o. digestion

p. small intestine, intestine

q. new opening

r. under, below

s. excessive, above

t. no, not, without

a-

gastr/o

hyper-

pancreat/o

peri-

sub-

-ectomy

-emesis

-pepsia

-rrhea

-scopy

-stalsis

-stomy

-tresia

proct/o

cholecyst/o

col/o, colon/o

dent/i, odont/o

enter/o

hepat/o

ANS: T PTS: 1 REF: 177 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: I PTS: 1 REF: 175 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: S PTS: 1 REF: 196 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: E PTS: 1 REF: 175 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: G PTS: 1 REF: 175 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: R PTS: 1 REF: 175 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 195

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: M PTS: 1 REF: 175 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: O PTS: 1 REF: 175 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 176 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: N PTS: 1 REF: 190

OBJ: Diagnostic Procedure TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: K PTS: 1 REF: 175 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: Q PTS: 1 REF: 196

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: J PTS: 1 REF: 177 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: L PTS: 1 REF: 174 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: H PTS: 1 REF: 174 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: F PTS: 1 REF: 174 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 175 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: P PTS: 1 REF: 174 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 174 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Match each definition with the correct term below.

a. to take in food

b. sphincter at outlet of rectum

c. duodenum, jejunum, and ileum

d. tube from throat to stomach

e. organ that stores bile

f. the process of chewing

g. wormlike appendage

h. S-shaped part of large intestine

i. temporarily stores chewed food from esophagus

j. organ that produces bile

k. muscle between stomach and duodenum

l. an exocrine and endocrine gland

m. to break down food

n. process of releasing feces from body

o. straight, final part of colon

p. first part of large intestine

q. large intestine

r. cardiac sphincter

s. the process of swallowing

t. GI system

alimentary canal

anus

appendix

cecum

colon

deglutition

digestion

esophagus

gallbladder

ingestion

LES

liver

mastication

stomach

pancreas

pylorus

small intestine

defecation

rectum

sigmoid colon

ANS: T PTS: 1 REF: 164 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 168 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: G PTS: 1 REF: 168 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: P PTS: 1 REF: 168 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: Q PTS: 1 REF: 168 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: S PTS: 1 REF: 165 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

ANS: M PTS: 1 REF: 164 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 166 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: E PTS: 1 REF: 171 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 164 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

ANS: R PTS: 1 REF: 166 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Abbreviations

ANS: J PTS: 1 REF: 170 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

ANS: F PTS: 1 REF: 165 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

ANS: I PTS: 1 REF: 165 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: L PTS: 1 REF: 171 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: K PTS: 1 REF: 167 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 164 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: N PTS: 1 REF: 168 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

ANS: O PTS: 1 REF: 168 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: H PTS: 1 REF: 168 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Match each definition with the correct term below.

a. protrusion of intestine into inguinal canal

b. return of contents of stomach to esophagus

c. black, tarry stools

d. difficult digestion

e. loose, watery stools

f. new opening between two hollow structures

g. varicose veins in the lower rectum

h. hernia repair

i. bloody stools

j. condition of pouches in the intestines

k. inflammation of the appendix

l. narrowing of the muscle between the stomach and duodenum

m. vomiting blood

n. new opening of the colon to the surface of the abdomen

o. no opening of the esophagus

p. inflammation of the stomach and small intestines

q. obstruction

r. benign growth

s. stool guaiac

t. gum disease

anastomosis

appendicitis

ileus

melena

polyp

colostomy

diarrhea

diverticulosis

dyspepsia

inguinal hernia

esophageal atresia

gastroenteritis

gastroesophageal reflux disease

periodontal disease

hematemesis

hematochezia

hemoccult test

hemorrhoid

pyloric stenosis

herniorrhaphy

ANS: F PTS: 1 REF: 195

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Nondecodable Terms

ANS: K PTS: 1 REF: 181 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: Q PTS: 1 REF: 189

OBJ: Diagnostic Procedure TOP: Nondecodable Terms

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 183 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: R PTS: 1 REF: 190

OBJ: Diagnostic Procedure TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: N PTS: 1 REF: 196

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: E PTS: 1 REF: 176 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: J PTS: 1 REF: 181 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 175 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 190

OBJ: Diagnostic Procedure TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: O PTS: 1 REF: 177 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: P PTS: 1 REF: 10 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 180 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: T PTS: 1 REF: 179 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: M PTS: 1 REF: 175 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: I PTS: 1 REF: 176 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: S PTS: 1 REF: 192

OBJ: Diagnostic Procedure TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: G PTS: 1 REF: 182 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

ANS: L PTS: 1 REF: 184 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: H PTS: 1 REF: 196

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Match each definition with the correct term below.

a. diaphragmatic hernia i. heartburn

b. lower esophageal sphincter j. regional enteritis

c. hemoccult k. cold sore, fever blister

d. adynamic ileus l. peptic ulcer disease

e. singultus m. canker sore

f. Hirschsprung disease n. impairment of esophageal peristalsis

g. indigestion o. eructation

h. cavities

LES

paralytic ileus

congenital megacolon

dental caries

Crohn disease

PUD

achalasia

aphthous stomatitis

pyrosis

belching

dyspepsia

hiccough

stool guaiac

hiatal hernia

herpetic stomatitis

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 166 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Abbreviations | Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 182 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms | Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: F PTS: 1 REF: 177 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: H PTS: 1 REF: 178 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms | Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: J PTS: 1 REF: 181 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

ANS: L PTS: 1 REF: 180 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Abbreviations | Nondecodable Terms

ANS: N PTS: 1 REF: 180 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: M PTS: 1 REF: 178 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: I PTS: 1 REF: 176 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: O PTS: 1 REF: 175 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

ANS: G PTS: 1 REF: 175 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: E PTS: 1 REF: 175 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 192

OBJ: Diagnostic Procedure TOP: Nondecodable Terms

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 186 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

ANS: K PTS: 1 REF: 179 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Shiland: Mastering Healthcare Terminology, 4th Edition

Chapter 7-1: Male Reproductive System

Test Bank

MULTIPLE CHOICE

The term meaning the combination of male (or female) parenchymal and stromal reproductive tissue is:

a. gamete. c. genitalia.

b. gonad. d. coitus.

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 244 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

A combining form for the male sex cell is:

a. test/o. c. semin/i.

b. scrot/o. d. spermat/o.

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 244 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

A combining form for the male gonad is:

a. spermat/o. c. epididym/o.

b. vas/o. d. orchid/o.

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 244 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

The singular of spermatozoa is:

a. spermatozoon. c. spermatozum.

b. spermatozoae. d. spermatozoum.

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 244 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

The combining form for the sac that holds the testicles outside of the body is:

a. vas/o. c. scrot/o.

b. semin/i. d. orchid/o.

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 244 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

The combining form for the area where sperm are stored is:

a. vas/o. c. vesicul/o.

b. epididym/o. d. prostat/o.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 244 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

The release of seminal fluid from the urethra is:

a. micturition. c. ejaculation.

b. copulation. d. eructation.

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 244-245 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

A sex hormone responsible for the growth and development of male sex characteristics is:

a. T3. c. gonadotropic hormone.

b. T4. d. testosterone.

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 244 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

The formation of sperm is:

a. spermatogenesis. c. spermatolytic.

b. spermatocide. d. oligospermia.

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 244 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

The plural of epididymis is:

a. epididymes. c. epididymies.

b. epididymides. d. epididymises.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 244 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

The combining form for the vessel that carries sperm from the epididymis to the urethra is:

a. vesicul/o. c. ven/o.

b. vas/o. d. semin/i.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 244 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

The sheath that encloses the vas deferens, along with arteries, veins, and nerves is the:

a. tunica vaginalis testis. c. scrotum.

b. epididymis. d. spermatic cord.

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 244 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

The term for sexual intercourse is:

a. ejaculation. c. copulation.

b. conception. d. circumcision.

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 245 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

Which of the following does NOT provide fluid for semen?

a. urinary bladder c. bulbourethral glands

b. prostate d. seminal vesicles

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 244 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

The combining form for the glans penis is:

a. phall/o. c. balan/o.

b. test/o. d. vas/o.

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 245 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Another name for the foreskin is:

a. prostate. c. phallus.

b. prepuce. d. seminal vesicle.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 245 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

The structure located where the vas deferens joins the urethra is the:

a. ejaculatory duct. c. Cowper gland.

b. prostate gland. d. prepuce.

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 244 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

Copulation is a synonym for:

a. conception. c. fertilization.

b. ejaculation. d. coitus.

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 245 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

The corpora cavernosa and the corpus spongiosum are anatomic structures of the:

a. testicle. c. prostate.

b. perineum. d. penis.

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 244 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

A sperm penetrates and unites with an ovum in:

a. conception. c. ejaculation.

b. copulation. d. circumcision.

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 245 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

A combining form for the penis is:

a. balan/o. c. preputi/o.

b. phall/o. d. test/o.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 244 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

The combining form for the seminal vesicles is:

a. vas/o. c. vesicul/o.

b. vesic/o. d. semin/i.

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 244 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

What organs produce sex cells?

a. genitalia c. gonads

b. gametes d. hormones

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 244 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

The condition of being born without a testicle is:

a. anorchism. c. hypospadias.

b. cryptorchidism. d. testicular torsion.

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 248 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

The congenital or acquired condition of tightening of the foreskin around the glans penis is:

a. hypospadias. c. phimosis.

b. hyperspadias. d. cryptorchidism.

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 248 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

The condition in which the testicles fail to descend into the scrotum before birth is:

a. anorchism. c. hypospadias.

b. testicular torsion. d. cryptorchidism.

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 248 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

What is a urethral opening on the dorsum of the penis?

a. urethral stenosis c. hypospadias

b. hyperspadias d. hydrocele

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 248 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

A urethral opening on the ventral side of the penis instead of the tip is:

a. urethral stenosis. c. hypospadias.

b. hyperspadias. d. hydrocele.

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 248 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

The condition in which no sperm are present nor any semen formed or ejaculated is:

a. anorchism. c. azoospermia.

b. aspermia. d. oligospermia.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 249 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

The condition of no living sperm in the semen is:

a. anorchism. c. azoospermia.

b. aspermia. d. oligospermia.

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 249 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Inflammation of the glans penis is:

a. balanitis. c. epididymitis.

b. orchiditis. d. prostatitis.

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 249 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

What is an abnormal enlargement of the prostate gland surrounding the urethra, leading to difficulty with urination?

a. prostatitis. c. balanitis.

b. BPH. d. phimosis.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 249 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Abbreviations | Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Inflammation of the tubules that store sperm, usually due to an ascending infection through the urogenital tract, is:

a. orchitis. c. epididymitis.

b. balanitis. d. prostatitis.

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 249 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

An inability to achieve or sustain a penile erection for sexual intercourse is:

a. erectile dysfunction. c. varicocele.

b. gynecomastia. d. testicular torsion.

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 249 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

What is an enlargement of either unilateral or bilateral breast tissue in the male?

a. FTA-ABS c. erectile dysfunction

b. BPH d. gynecomastia

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 249 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

An accumulation of fluid in the tunica vaginalis testis is:

a. epididymitis. c. varicocele.

b. hydrocele. d. testicular torsion.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 249 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Related to azoospermia, a condition of temporary or permanent deficiency of sperm in the seminal fluid is:

a. aspermia. c. oligospermia.

b. azoospermia. d. hypospadias.

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 249 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

What is an inflammation of the testicles that may or may not be associated with the mumps virus?

a. balanitis c. orchitis

b. epididymitis d. prostatitis

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 249 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Prostatitis is the inflammation of a:

a. gland that produces sperm. c. bulbourethral gland.

b. gland that adds to seminal fluid. d. gland that stores sperm.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 250 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Twisting of a testicle on its spermatic cord, usually caused by trauma, is:

a. testicular torsion. c. orchidopexy.

b. testitis. d. cryptorchidism.

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 250 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms | Nondecodable Terms

An abnormal dilation of the veins of the spermatic cord, sometimes leading to infertility, is:

a. testicular torsion. c. vesiculitis.

b. hypospadias. d. varicocele.

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 250 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

An inflammation of a seminal vesicle, normally associated with prostatitis, is:

a. epididymitis. c. vesiculitis.

b. prostatitis. d. bulbourethritis.

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 250 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

What is a synonym for erectile dysfunction?

a. ejaculation c. cryptorchidism

b. testicular torsion d. impotence

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 249 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

What is a synonym for orchitis?

a. testitis c. epididymitis

b. balanitis d. prostatitis

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 249 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

The prostate surrounds the:

a. vas deferens. c. ureter.

b. urethra. d. penis.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 249 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Gonorrhea, HSV-2, and syphilis are examples of:

a. DRE. c. VDRLs.

b. PSAs. d. STDs.

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 251 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Abbreviations

A painless, red pustule that usually appears in the first stage of syphilis is a:

a. condyloma. c. chancre.

b. verruca. d. nodule.

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 251 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

Inflammation of the urethra caused by Chlamydia trachomatis, Mycoplasma genitalium, or Ureaplasma urealyticum is:

a. NGU. c. HSV-2.

b. HPV. d. Gc.

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 251 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Abbreviations | Word Parts & Decodable Terms

A genital wart is referred to as a:

a. chancre. c. condyloma.

b. verruca. d. nodule.

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 251 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

What is a multistage STD caused by the spirochete Treponema pallidum?

a. gonorrhea c. HPV

b. syphilis d. NGU

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 251 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

What virus causes both common warts of the hands and feet and lesions of the mucous membranes of the oral, anal, and genital cavities?

a. HSV-2 c. VDRL

b. HPV d. PSA

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 251 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Abbreviations | Nondecodable Terms

What STD is caused by a gram-negative bacterium that manifests as inflammation of the urethra, prostate, rectum, or pharynx?

a. gonorrhea c. NGU

b. syphilis d. HPV

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 251 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

What form of the herpes virus is transmitted through sexual contact and causes recurring, painful, vesicular eruptions?

a. NGU c. HSV-2

b. HPV d. VDRL

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 251 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Abbreviations

Syphilitic lesions that are painless ulcers are:

a. condylomata. c. verrucae.

b. chancres. d. nodules.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 251 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

The definitive test for diagnosing syphilis is:

a. gram stain. c. FTA-ABS.

b. DRE. d. PSA.

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 254

OBJ: Diagnostic Procedure TOP: Abbreviations

Insertion of a gloved finger into the rectum to palpate the prostate is:

a. DRE. c. BPH.

b. PSA. d. TURP.

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 254

OBJ: Diagnostic Procedure

TOP: Abbreviations | Word Parts & Decodable Terms

A blood test for prostatic hypertrophy is:

a. BPH. c. TURP.

b. PSA. d. DRE.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 254

OBJ: Diagnostic Procedure

TOP: Abbreviations | Word Parts & Decodable Terms

VDRL is a test to screen for:

a. gonorrhea. c. NGU.

b. the herpes virus. d. syphilis.

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 255

OBJ: Diagnostic Procedure TOP: Abbreviations

Sonography is an imaging procedure using:

a. high-frequency light waves. c. the magnetic properties of matter.

b. radiation. d. high-frequency sound waves.

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 254

OBJ: Diagnostic Procedure TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Which exam might you expect to find in the chart of a patient with benign prostatic hypertrophy?

a. sperm count c. PSA

b. gram stain d. sonography

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 254

OBJ: Diagnostic Procedure

TOP: Abbreviations | Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Another name for a semen analysis is:

a. spermatocide. c. spermatogenesis.

b. spermolytic. d. sperm count.

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 255

OBJ: Diagnostic Procedure TOP: Nondecodable Terms

A patient with an inflammation of the gland inferior to the urinary bladder and surrounding the urethra has:

a. proctitis. c. epididymitis.

b. balanitis. d. prostatitis.

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 250 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Removal of tissue by surgery, chemical destruction, electrocautery, or radiofrequency is:

a. castration. c. circumcision.

b. ablation. d. ligation.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 256

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Nondecodable Terms

What is removal of both gonads in the male or female?

a. castration c. exenteration

b. circumcision d. evacuation

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 256

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Nondecodable Terms

Removal of one or both testicles is:

a. testicular torsion. c. anorchism.

b. orchidectomy. d. orchidopexy.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 256

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Removal of the prepuce is:

a. an orchidectomy. c. castration.

b. a prostatectomy. d. circumcision.

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 256

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

A procedure to effect sterilization in the male is a(n):

a. vasectomy. c. orchidopexy.

b. unilateral orchidectomy. d. vasovasostomy.

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 257

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Reversal of a sterilization procedure is a(n):

a. vasectomy. c. vasovasostomy.

b. orchidopexy. d. circumcision.

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 257

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

A radical prostatectomy removes:

a. prostate, seminal vesicles, and area of vas ampullae.

b. prostate, bulbourethral glands, and ejaculatory duct.

c. prostate, bladder, and ejaculatory duct.

d. prostate, seminal vesicles, and bulbourethral glands.

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 256

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Nondecodable Terms

A surgical procedure to correct cryptorchidism is a(n):

a. orchidectomy. c. TUIP.

b. orchidopexy. d. vasectomy.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 256

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Sections of the prostate are removed through a urethral approach in a:

a. PSA. c. TUIP.

b. DRE. d. TURP.

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 256

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention

TOP: Abbreviations | Word Parts & Decodable Terms

What is a form of prostate surgery involving an incision of the prostate?

a. prostatectomy c. TUIP

b. TURP d. ablation

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 256

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention

TOP: Abbreviations | Word Parts & Decodable Terms

A seminoma is an example of a:

a. NGU. c. Gc.

b. GCT. d. VD.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 253

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention

TOP: Abbreviations | Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Finasteride is used to treat:

a. erectile dysfunction. c. hypospadias.

b. BPH. d. syphilis.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 260

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention

TOP: Abbreviations | Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Sildenafil citrate is the generic name for a drug used to treat:

a. erectile dysfunction. c. hypospadias.

b. BPH. d. syphilis.

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 260

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention

TOP: Nondecodable Terms | Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Penicillin, tetracycline, and doxycycline are all examples of:

a. antivirals. c. antibiotics.

b. antiimpotence drugs. d. drugs to treat BPH.

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 260

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Acyclovir is an example of which type of drug?

a. antiviral c. antibiotic

b. antiimpotence d. those used to treat BPH

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 260

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Syphilis is treated with:

a. antivirals. c. antibiotics.

b. antiimpotence drugs. d. saw palmetto.

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 260

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Nondecodable Terms

Genital herpes is treated with:

a. antivirals. c. antibiotics.

b. antiimpotence drugs. d. saw palmetto.

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 260

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

A patient with a disorder of his prostate has difficulty with his ____ system.

a. GI c. GU

b. CV d. endocrine

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 261 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Abbreviations | Word Parts & Decodable Terms

The synonym for a dermoid cyst is:

a. teratoma. c. nonseminoma.

b. seminoma. d. Leydig and Sertoli cell tumor.

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 253 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

The majority of testicular cancer cases are:

a. nonseminomas. c. malignant teratomas.

b. seminomas. d. adenocarcinomas of the prostate.

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 253 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Shiland: Mastering Healthcare Terminology, 4th Edition

Chapter 11-1: Respiratory System

Test Bank

MULTIPLE CHOICE

The process of breathing in is:

a. inspiration. c. olfaction.

b. exhalation. d. respiration.

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 406 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

The sense of smell is:

a. anosmia. c. inspiration.

b. exhalation. d. olfaction.

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 406 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

The word component for the waste product of respiration is:

a. oxy-. c. capn/o.

b. ox/i. d. spir/o.

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 406 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

One of the functions of the respiratory system is the production of sound. A combining form for voice or sound is:

a. phas/o. c. phag/o.

b. phon/o. d. osm/o.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 412 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

A combining form for a structure in the lower respiratory system is:

a. pharyng/o. c. trache/o.

b. laryng/o. d. rhin/o.

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 408 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

A combining form for a structure in the upper respiratory system is:

a. bronchi/o. c. trache/o.

b. pulmon/o. d. laryng/o.

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 408 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

An exchange of gases between the lungs and blood is:

a. internal respiration. c. olfaction.

b. external respiration. d. atelectasis.

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 406 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

The plural of sinus is:

a. sinusides. c. sinae.

b. sini. d. sinuses.

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 407 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

The term for the part of the throat behind the mouth is:

a. sinus. c. nasopharynx.

b. oropharynx. d. laryngopharynx.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 408 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

The term for the nostrils is:

a. septa. c. nares.

b. septum. d. carina.

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 406 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

The term for the structure that separates the nostrils is:

a. carina. c. alveolus.

b. septum. d. nares.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 406 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Which is NOT a paranasal sinus?

a. frontal c. mandibular

b. ethmoid d. maxillary

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 407 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Lymphatic tissue located in the nasopharynx is:

a. Peyer patches. c. palatine tonsils.

b. adenoids. d. uvula.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 407-408 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

The combining form for the voice box is:

a. adenoid/o. c. trache/o.

b. pharyng/o. d. laryng/o.

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 408 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

The combining form for the windpipe is:

a. adenoid/o. c. trache/o.

b. pharyng/o. d. laryng/o.

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 408 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

The combining form for the tube that connects the ears and the throat is:

a. trache/o. c. pharyng/o.

b. salping/o. d. tympan/o.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 407 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

The combining form for the structure that is a flap of cartilage at the opening of the voice box and closes access to the windpipe is:

a. epiglott/o. c. trache/o.

b. laryng/o. d. pharyng/o.

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 408 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

The combining form for the space between the lungs is:

a. phren/o. c. mediastin/o.

b. pulmon/o. d. cost/o.

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 408 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

The combining form for sections of the lungs is:

a. lob/o. c. pleur/o.

b. sept/o. d. cost/o.

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 409 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

The windpipe bifurcates at the:

a. septum. c. diaphragm.

b. pleura. d. carina.

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 408 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

An air sac at the end of a bronchiole is a(n):

a. carina. c. pleura.

b. alveolus. d. cilia.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 408 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

The double-folded serous membrane that surrounds the lungs is:

a. pleura. c. carina.

b. mediastinum. d. alveolus.

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 409 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

The substance that prevents the sacs at the ends of the bronchioles from collapsing is:

a. atelectasis. c. cilia.

b. mucus. d. surfactant.

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 408 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

The combining forms for muscles involved in normal, quiet respiration are:

a. pulmon/o and pleur/o. c. phren/o and pleur/o.

b. cost/o and phren/o. d. cost/o and pulmon/o.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 409 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

The combining form for the tubes that bifurcate into the lungs is:

a. bronchi/o. c. trache/o.

b. brachi/o. d. bronchiol/o.

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 408 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

An inability to produce sound is:

a. aphasia. c. aphagia.

b. aphonia. d. apnea.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 412 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

What is an abnormal enlargement of the distal phalanges as a result of diminished oxygen in the blood?

a. epistaxis c. stridor

b. rhonchi d. clubbing

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 412 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

A condition of abnormally slow breathing is:

a. eupnea. c. stridor.

b. wheezing. d. bradypnea.

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 412 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

The term for a nosebleed is:

a. epistaxis. c. hemoptysis.

b. eupnea. d. rhinorrhea.

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 412 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

What is the term for deep, rapid breathing followed by a period of apnea?

a. bradypnea c. Cheyne-Stokes respiration

b. rhonchi d. wheezing

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 412 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

What is a discoloration of the skin and mucous membranes caused by deoxygenation of the blood?

a. hypoxemia c. cyanosis

b. clubbing d. hypercapnia

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 412 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Coughing up blood or blood-stained sputum is:

a. epistaxis. c. hematemesis.

b. hemoptysis. d. hemothorax.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 412 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

What is a term for any difficult and/or painful breathing?

a. dysphonia c. thoracodynia

b. dyspnea d. pleurodynia

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 412 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

What is hoarseness or an impairment of speaking?

a. dysphonia c. dysphagia

b. dyspnea d. apnea

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 412 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Abnormal, periodic cessation of breathing is:

a. pneumothorax. c. wheezing.

b. SOB. d. apnea.

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 412 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

A condition of excessive carbon dioxide in the blood is:

a. hyperoxemia. c. hyperoxia.

b. hypercapnia. d. cyanosis.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 412 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Fever is:

a. stridor. c. rales.

b. rhonchi. d. pyrexia.

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 413 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

What is breathlessness or inability to fill the lungs adequately?

a. thoracodynia c. orthopnea

b. wheezing d. SOB

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 413 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms | Abbreviations

A whistling sound made during inspiration is:

a. wheezing. c. tympany.

b. rhonchi. d. rales.

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 414 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

What is the term for a high-pitched inspiratory sound from the larynx?

a. wheezing c. stridor

b. rhonchi d. rales

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 414 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

What condition describes difficulty breathing unless in an upright position?

a. apnea c. thoracodynia

b. pyrexia d. orthopnea

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 412 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

The process of breathing out is:

a. inhalation. c. respiration.

b. inspiration. d. exhalation.

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 406 OBJ: A+P

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

Excessively deep breathing is:

a. orthopnea. c. hyperpnea.

b. bradypnea. d. Cheyne-Stokes respiration.

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 412 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

A synonym for crackles is:

a. rales. c. tympany.

b. rhonchi. d. stridor.

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 414 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

What are abnormal rumbling sounds heard on auscultation?

a. rhonchi c. tympany

b. rales d. stridor

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 414 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

Sounds made by dry surfaces rubbing together are:

a. tympany. c. crackles.

b. friction sounds. d. rhonchi.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 414 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

Sound produced by the involuntary contraction of the diaphragm, followed by a rapid closure of the glottis is:

a. cough. c. eructation.

b. sneeze. d. singultus.

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 414 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

A synonym for singultus is:

a. tympany. c. crackles.

b. hiccup. d. cough.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 414 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

A low-pitched, resonant sound from the chest is:

a. tympany. c. rhonchi.

b. singultus. d. rales.

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 414 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

An abnormal condition of fungus in the nose is:

a. rhinomycosis. c. rhinosalpingitis.

b. nasal polyps. d. deviated septum.

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 415 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

What acute, viral infection of early childhood is marked by stridor caused by spasms of the larynx, trachea, and bronchi?

a. asthma c. diphtheria

b. croup d. epiglottitis

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 415 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

Small, tumorlike growths that project from a mucous membrane surface are:

a. pneumoconiosis. c. polyps.

b. cystic fibrosis. d. abscesses.

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 415 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

A deflection of the wall between the nostrils is:

a. URI. c. ASD.

b. deviated septum. d. rhinitis.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 415 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Coryza is:

a. a cold. c. pneumonia.

b. bronchitis. d. bronchiolitis.

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 415 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Abbreviations | Nondecodable Terms

Inflammation of the mucous membranes of the nose and eustachian tubes is:

a. rhinitis. c. rhinosalpingitis.

b. rhinomycosis. d. nasopharyngitis.

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 415 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

A collapsed lung is:

a. emphysema. c. bronchiectasis.

b. flail chest. d. atelectasis.

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 416 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Patients who experience DOE may have:

a. PPD. c. CPAP.

b. CTA. d. COPD.

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 417 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Abbreviations | Word Parts & Decodable Terms

What abnormal condition of the pulmonary system is characterized by distention and destructive changes of the sacs at the ends of the bronchioles?

a. COPD c. asthma

b. emphysema d. cystic fibrosis

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 417 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

What respiratory disorder is characterized by recurring episodes of paroxysmal dyspnea?

a. emphysema c. asthma

b. cystic fibrosis d. CPAP

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 416 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

What inherited disorder of the exocrine glands results in abnormal, thick, mucus secretions that cause chronic obstructive pulmonary disease?

a. emphysema c. asthma

b. cystic fibrosis d. CPAP

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 417 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

A thorax in which multiple rib fractures cause instability of the chest wall is:

a. flail chest. c. hemothorax.

b. thoracodynia. d. pneumothorax.

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 417 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

Chronic dilation of the bronchi is:

a. bronchitis. c. bronchiolitis.

b. bronchiectasis. d. emphysema.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 416 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Blood in the pleural cavity is:

a. pleurisy. c. hemothorax.

b. pleural effusion. d. pulmonary edema.

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 418 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

An acute, infectious disease of the respiratory tract caused by a virus is:

a. influenza. c. pulmonary abscess.

b. pneumothorax. d. pulmonary edema.

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 418 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

An abnormal condition of dust in the lungs is:

a. emphysema. c. pneumoconiosis.

b. pneumonia. d. pneumothorax.

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 418 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

An abnormal condition of coal dust in the lungs is:

a. COPD. c. CPAP.

b. CWP. d. silicosis.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 418 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Abbreviations | Word Parts & Decodable Terms

An abnormal accumulation of fluid in the intrapleural space is a:

a. pleural abscess. c. pyothorax.

b. pleural effusion. d. pneumothorax.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 418 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Inflammation of the parietal pleura is:

a. pleurisy. c. influenza.

b. pneumonia. d. atelectasis.

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 418 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

A variety of pathogens cause inflammation of the lungs, or:

a. pleurisy. c. influenza.

b. pneumonia. d. atelectasis.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 418 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Empyema is:

a. pleural effusion. c. pyothorax.

b. pulmonary abscess. d. pulmonary edema.

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 419 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

A chronic infectious disease caused by an acid-fast bacillus is:

a. pleurisy. c. croup.

b. pneumonia. d. tuberculosis.

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 419 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Nondecodable Terms

A localized accumulation of pus in a lung is:

a. pyothorax. c. pulmonary abscess.

b. pulmonary edema. d. pulmonary effusion.

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 419 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Accumulation of fluid in the lung tissue is:

a. pyothorax. c. pulmonary abscess.

b. pulmonary edema. d. pulmonary effusion.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 419 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms | Nondecodable Terms

A test that measures the oxygen and carbon dioxide in the blood is:

a. ABG. c. PFT.

b. CXR. d. MRI.

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 425

OBJ: Diagnostic Procedure TOP: Abbreviations

A test to diagnose cystic fibrosis is a:

a. Mantoux test. c. sweat test.

b. sputum culture. d. throat culture.

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 426

OBJ: Diagnostic Procedure TOP: Nondecodable Terms

A test to measure the air capacity of the lungs is:

a. an ABG. c. bronchoscopy.

b. a CXR. d. spirometry.

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 426

OBJ: Diagnostic Procedure TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

A test to diagnose TB is:

a. spirometry. c. a Mantoux test.

b. a PFT. d. a throat culture.

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 426

OBJ: Diagnostic Procedure TOP: Nondecodable Terms

An endoscopic procedure to visualize the space between the lungs is:

a. bronchoscopy. c. spirometry.

b. laryngoscopy. d. mediastinoscopy.

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 426

OBJ: Diagnostic Procedure TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

A radiofrequency radiation technique used to image internal structures of the body is:

a. CXR. c. CT.

b. MRI. d. US.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 426

OBJ: Diagnostic Procedure TOP: Abbreviations

A noninvasive method of monitoring oxygen saturation levels in arterial blood is:

a. a pulmonary function test. c. an ABG.

b. pulse oximetry. d. spirometry.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 426

OBJ: Diagnostic Procedure TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

A procedure for measuring the capacity of the lungs to exchange oxygen and carbon dioxide efficiently is:

a. a pulmonary function test. c. mediastinoscopy.

b. a lung perfusion scan. d. spirometry.

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 426

OBJ: Diagnostic Procedure

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms | Nondecodable Terms

Removal of the pharyngeal tonsils is:

a. adenoidectomy. c. tonsillectomy.

b. pharyngectomy. d. laryngectomy.

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 430

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

A device advanced through the oral cavity and pharynx to establish an airway is a(n):

a. NG tube. c. tracheostomy.

b. endotracheal tube. d. laryngostomy.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 430

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Surgical repair of the wall between the nostrils is:

a. rhinoplasty. c. septoplasty.

b. sinusotomy. d. palatoplasty.

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 430

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Incision of the windpipe to gain access to the airway is:

a. laryngotomy. c. tracheotomy.

b. laryngostomy. d. tracheostomy.

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 430

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Aspiration of fluid from the pleural space is:

a. pulmonary resection. c. pleural effusion.

b. thoracentesis. d. pleural abscess.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 430

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Removal of a portion, a lobe, or the entire lung is:

a. bronchoplasty. c. pulmonary resection.

b. septoplasty. d. pneumonotomy.

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 430

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Surgical repair of the nose is:

a. CT. c. HHN.

b. septal deviation. d. rhinoplasty.

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 430

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Excision of the voice box is:

a. laryngectomy. c. pulmonary resection.

b. pharyngectomy. d. adenoidectomy.

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 430

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Excision of the palatine tonsils is:

a. adenoidectomy. c. pharyngectomy.

b. laryngectomy. d. tonsillectomy.

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 430

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

A respiratory therapy technique designed to deliver air to the lungs at greater than atmospheric pressure is:

a. COPD. c. PPB.

b. CPAP. d. PPD.

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 429

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Abbreviations | Nondecodable Terms

A device for administering medications that are inhaled is a(n):

a. peak flow meter. c. nebulizer.

b. spirometer. d. inhaler.

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 432

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Nondecodable Terms

A device to produce a fine spray for inhaled medications is a(n):

a. peak flow meter. c. nebulizer.

b. spirometer. d. inhaler.

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 432

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Nondecodable Terms

A device that assists respiration and can provide positive-pressure breathing is a(n):

a. ventilator. c. inhaler.

b. nebulizer. d. spacer.

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 432

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Nondecodable Terms

A medication that suppresses the cough reflex is a(n):

a. decongestant. c. antitussive.

b. antihistamine. d. expectorant.

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 432

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

A medication that helps manage allergies is a(n):

a. decongestant. c. antitussive.

b. antihistamine. d. expectorant.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 432

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

A medication that reduces congestion and swelling of mucous membranes is a(n):

a. decongestant. c. antitussive.

b. antihistamine. d. expectorant.

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 432

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

A medication that promotes the ejection of mucus from the respiratory tract is a(n):

a. decongestant. c. antitussive.

b. antihistamine. d. expectorant.

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 432

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

A medication that relaxes the bronchi to improve ventilation to the lungs is a(n):

a. antitussive. c. bronchiectasis.

b. bronchodilator. d. decongestant.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 432

OBJ: Therapeutic Intervention TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Inflammation of the mucous membranes of the nose is called:

a. rhinitis. c. croup.

b. rales. d. sinusitis.

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 415 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Discharge from the nose is called:

a. sputum. c. rales.

b. rhinorrhea. d. rhonchi.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 413 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Mucus coughed up from the lungs is called:

a. hemoptysis. c. sputum.

b. stridor. d. rales.

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 413 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Chest pain is called:

a. rhonchi. c. flail chest.

b. chest tympany. d. thoracodynia.

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 413 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Abnormal softening of the windpipe is called:

a. singultus. c. deviated septum.

b. tracheostenosis. d. tracheomalacia.

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 416 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Abnormal narrowing of the windpipe is called:

a. tracheomalacia. c. clubbing.

b. tracheostenosis. d. stridor.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 416 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Inflammation of the bronchioles is called:

a. bronchiolitis. c. asthma.

b. bronchitis. d. pertussis.

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 416 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Inflammation of the bronchi is called:

a. bronchiolitis. c. asthma.

b. bronchitis. d. pertussis.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 416 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Inflammation and/or infection of the upper respiratory structures is called:

a. COPD. c. URI.

b. atelectasis. d. asthma.

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 416 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Inflammation of the paranasal sinuses is called:

a. rhinitis. c. pharyngitis.

b. laryngitis. d. sinusitis.

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 415 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Sudden, involuntary contraction of the bronchi is called:

a. bronchospasm. c. emphysema.

b. bronchiectasis. d. atelectasis.

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 417 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Extremely shallow breathing is called:

a. hyperpnea. c. apnea.

b. hypopnea. d. bradypnea.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 412 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Air or gas in the pleural cavity is called:

a. pleurisy. c. pneumothorax.

b. pneumonia. d. pleural effusion.

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 419 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Inflammation of the throat is:

a. pharyngitis. c. esophagitis.

b. epiglottis. d. laryngitis.

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 415 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

A benign tumor named for its nipple-like appearance is a(n):

a. papilloma. c. mucous gland adenoma.

b. pulmonary hamartoma. d. mesothelioma.

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 421 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

A benign tumor of the respiratory mucous glands is a(n):

a. papilloma. c. mucous gland adenoma.

b. pulmonary hamartoma. d. mesothelioma.

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 421 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

An infection that is highly contagious in young children and the most common cause of bronchiolitis and pneumonia in infants is:

a. RSV. c. TB.

b. SARS. d. COPD.

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 419 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Pain in the chest caused by inflammation of the intercostal muscles is called:

a. clubbing. c. epistaxis.

b. orthopnea. d. pleurodynia.

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 413 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Deficient oxygen in the blood is called:

a. epistaxis. c. hypoxemia.

b. hemothorax. d. hypoxia.

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 413 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Abnormally increased breathing is called:

a. emphysema. c. pneumoconiosis.

b. hyperventilation. d. pneumonia.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 413 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

A bacterial respiratory infection characterized by sore throat, fever, and headache is:

a. cystic fibrosis. c. influenza.

b. diphtheria. d. pneumoconiosis.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 417 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

A respiratory infection characterized by a high-pitched “whoop” is:

a. pertussis. c. diphtheria.

b. influenza. d. croup.

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 418 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

A temporary lack of breathing during sleep is called:

a. SARS. c. RSV.

b. COPD. d. OSA.

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 415 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

A sudden inability of the respiratory system to function is called:

a. atelectasis. c. ARF.

b. COPD. d. emphysema.

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 416 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

A rare malignancy of the pleura, often caused by asbestos exposure, is called:

a. mesothelioma. c. large cell carcinoma.

b. pulmonary hamartoma. d. small cell carcinoma.

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 422 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

Oat cell carcinoma, which is the second most common lung cancer, is also called:

a. squamous cell carcinoma. c. large cell carcinoma.

b. small cell carcinoma. d. mesothelioma.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 422 OBJ: Pathology

TOP: Word Parts & Decodable Terms

NSCLC derived from mucus-secreting glands is called:

a. large cell carcinoma. c. mesothelioma.

b. squamous cell carcinoma. d. adenocarcinoma.

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 422 OBJ: Pathology

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NSCLC originating in the lining of the smaller bronchi is called:

a. large cell carcinoma. c. mesothelioma.

b. squamous cell carcinoma. d. adenocarcinoma.

ANS: A PTS: 1 REF: 422 OBJ: Pathology

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NSCLC originating in the squamous epithelium of the larger bronchi is called:

a. large cell carcinoma. c. mesothelioma.

b. squamous cell carcinoma. d. adenocarcinoma.

ANS: B PTS: 1 REF: 422 OBJ: Pathology

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A progressive and irreversible diminishment in inspiratory and expiratory lung capacity is:

a. flail chest.

b. acute respiratory failure.

c. chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.

d. pneumoconiosis.

ANS: C PTS: 1 REF: 417 OBJ: Pathology

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Inflammation of the voice box is:

a. pharyngitis. c. bronchitis.

b. epiglottis. d. laryngitis.

ANS: D PTS: 1 REF: 415 OBJ: Pathology

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