Section Menu Home Online Medical Terminology Course Wrap up Final quizFinal Quiz Glossitis defines inflammation of the*eyeballmouthvaginagumstongueA colostomy describes*removal of the colona visual examination of the colon interiora permanent opening connecting colon and abdomena barium enema X-ray of the colonMRI sections through the colonHepatomegaly is a term describing*inflammation of the liverenlargement of the liveran abnormally small livera liver with an abnormal shapea liver located on the left rather than right sideCholelithiasis is a term for*inflammation of the gallbladderabnormally large volume of bilesound wave crushing of gallstonesstones in the gallbladdersurgical removal of gallstonesAn inflammatory disease of the inner, lining layer of the heart is termed*myocarditisendocarditiscardiomyopathypericarditismyomaPuncturing the chest wall (thorax) to drain fluid is termed*thoracotomythoracoscopythoracocentesisthoracoplastythoracometryA procedure involving withdrawing a blood sample from a vein is called*venographyangiographyphlebotomyvenostasisthrombolysisBlocked blood flow to heart muscle which results in pain and death of cardiac tissue which the patient may not survive is called*myositismyocarditismyocardial infarctcardiomyopathyanginaA tumor of the membranes surrounding the brain is termed*meningiomameningitismeningocelemeningomyelocelemyelomaAn encephalocele is*herniation of membranes surrounding the brainherniation of spinal cord out of the vertebral columna brain tumorherniation of brain tissue out of the skullinflammation of the brainAnencephalic defines*an inflammation of the braina tumor of the brainnoninflammatory disease of the brainborn without a brainherniation of brain tissue out of the skullHematuria defines*blood in the urineblood in semena tumor of the urinary bladdera kidney stonemetabolic waste in blood due to kidney failureWhich of the following procedures involves surgical removal of kidney stones?*kidney scannephrolithotomynephrolithotripsycholelithotomynephrectomyWhich of the following terms defines inflammation of the collecting system of the kidneys?*nephrosispyelonephritisnephritishydronephrosisnephromegalyPulmonary angiography is a procedure involving*puncturing the chest wall to biopsy the lungspassing a fiberoptic scope down into the bronchi of the lungsmeasuring the lung’s maximum air-holding capacityan X-ray procedure to image the blood vessels of the lungsinjecting a radioactive element into the blood to image lung tumorsTotal arrest and cessation of breathing is termed*dyspneaapneatachypneaatelectasispleurisyTachypnea is the term for*faster than normal rate of breathingpainful, difficult breathingslower then normal rate of breathingbreathing has stoppedcollapsed lungInflammation of the muscular layer of the uterus is termed*endometriosisperimetritismyometritisendometritissalpingitisSurgical attachment of the uterus to the abdominal wall is termed*colpopexycolporrhaphyhysterocystocleisishysterectomylaparohysteropexySurgical suturing of a uterine tube is termed*salpingocelesalpingitissalpingorrhaphysalpingectomysalpingographyOrchiditis is the term for inflammation of a/an*ovaryuterine tubepenistestisuterusSurgical fixation or attachment of a testicle in the scrotum as a treatment for undescended testis is termed*oophoropexyorchidectomyanorchidismcryptorchidismorchidopexyThe procedure for penetrating the abdominal wall in order to observe contents with a fiberoptic instrument is termed*cryptorchidismorchidopexyabdominocentesislaparoscopycolposcopyA tumor of fat tissue is termed a*neuromamyomalymphomaadenomalipomaWhich of the following is the term for a bone marrow tumor?*osteomachondromalipomamyomamyelomaWhich term defines painful joints?*osteoporosismyalgiaarthritisarthralgiabursitisOsteomalacia is the term for*a bone tumorsoftening of the bonesbrittle, porous bonesa bone marrow tumorbones turning into cartilageInflammation of muscles is termed*atrophydystrophymyositismyalgiaosteitisEclampsia is defined as a condition developing in a pregnant woman characterized by*a placenta blocking the entrance to the birth canal.a difficult, prolonged labor.bleeding into a uterine tube.hypertension, seizures and coma.a placenta detaching from the uterus before full term.Peritonitis is the term for inflammation of*the lining membrane of the chest cavitythe outer layer of the uterusthe lining membrane of the abdominal cavitythe tough membrane surrounding the heartabnormal outpocketings of the wall of the colon This iframe contains the logic required to handle AJAX powered Gravity Forms.