Lab 4 word parts

The patient had an arthroplasty of his hip. Which is an abbreviation for this surgery?

THR

Which condition would most probably require an ORIF?

compound fracture

AKA and BKA are abbreviations for which type of surgery?

amputation

The abbreviation BMD means:

bone mineral density.

All of the following are true about NSAIDs except:

they are corticosteroids.

DJD is also known as:

osteoarthritis.

The abbreviation DIP means:

distal interphalangeal joint.

Which of the following is not one of the meanings of the combining form myel/o-?

BONY PROCESS

The combining form scoli/o- means:

curved; crooked.

The abbreviation that describes a joint in the finger is:

DIP

The combining forms osse/o- and oste/o- mean:

bone

Intra-articular means pertaining to:

within the joint.

The combining forms spondyl/o- and vertebr/o- mean:

vertebra.

The combining form rheumat/o- means:

watery discharge.

The combining form skelet/o- means:

skeleton

Which of these is the combining form for rib?

cost/o-

The suffix -ics in the word orthopedics means:

knowledge or practice.

In hemarthrosis, the combining form hem/o- means:

blood

The combining form chondr/o- means ________.

cartilage

The combining form sarc/o- means:

connective tissue.

The combining form articul/o- means:

joint.

The combining form ankyl/o- means:

fused together; stiff.

The combining form malac/o- means:

softening.

The combining form tars/o- means:

ankle.

An ORIF would use all of the following to fix a fracture except:

orthosis.

The combining form epiphys/o- means

growth area at the end of a long bone.

The combining form cost/o- means ________.

rib

The combining form fract/o- means:

break up.

Which word parts do you need to build a medical word that means condition of cartilage softening?

-ia, chondr/o-, malac/o-