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Welcome! iii Discover What Makes This Book Unique iii Online Learning viii Comprehensive Instructional Package viii Preface ix About the Author and Illustrators xii Acknowledgments xiii Our Development Team xiv A Commitment to Accuracy xvi Chapter 1 Introduction to Word Parts and Word Construction 1 Learning Objectives 1 The Programmed Learning Approach 2 Constructed and Nonconstructed Terms 4 The Word Parts 6 Forming Words from Word Parts 13 Chapter Review 18 Chapter 2 Understanding Suffixes 19 Learning Objectives 19 Getting Started With Suffixes 20 Suffix Introduction 21 Suffixes That Indicate an Action or State 23 Suffixes That Indicate a Condition or Disease 25 Suffixes That Indicate Location, Number, or a Quality 29 Suffixes That Indicate a Medical Specialty 31 Suffixes That Indicate a Procedure or Treatment 32 Chapter Review 37 Chapter 3 Understanding Prefixes 39 Learning Objectives 39 Getting Started with Prefixes 40 Prefix Introduction 41 Prefixes That Indicate Number or Quantity 42 Prefixes That Indicate Location or Timing 45 Prefixes That Indicate a Specific Quality about a Term 50 Chapter Review 55 Chapter 4 The Human Body in Health and Disease 57 Learning Objectives ?57 Organization of the Body ?58 Anatomy and Physiology Introduction 58 Medical Terms Introduction ?72 Understanding Medical Reports ?78 Chapter Review ?80 Chapter 5 The Integumentary System 81 Learning Objectives ?81 Anatomy and Physiology Terms ?82 Medical Terms of the Integumentary System ?84 Signs and Symptoms of the Integumentary System 84 Diseases and Disorders of the Integumentary System 91 Treatments, Procedures, and Devices of the Integumentary System 103 Abbreviations of the Integumentary System 107 Chapter Review ?108 Medical Report Exercises 109 Chapter 6 The Skeletal and Muscular Systems 113 Learning Objectives ?113 Anatomy and Physiology Terms ?114 Medical Terms of the Skeletal and Muscular Systems ?118 Signs and Symptoms of the Skeletal and Muscular Systems 118 Diseases and Disorders of the Skeletal and Muscular Systems 122 Treatments, Procedures, and Devices of the Skeletal and Muscular Systems 137 Abbreviations of the Skeletal and Muscular Systems 146 Chapter Review ?147 Medical Report Exercises ?148 Chapter 7 Blood, the Lymphatic System, and Immunology 152 Learning Objectives ?152 Anatomy and Physiology Terms ?153 Medical Terms of the Blood, the Lymphatic System, and Immunology ?155 Signs and Symptoms of the Blood, the Lymphatic System, and Immunology 156 Diseases and Disorders of the Blood, the Lymphatic System, and Immunology 160 Treatments and Procedures of the Blood, the Lymphatic System, and Immunology 174 Abbreviations of the Blood, the Lymphatic System, and Immunology 183 Chapter Review ?184 Medical Report Exercises ?185 Chapter 8 The Cardiovascular System 189 Learning Objectives ?189 Anatomy and Physiology Terms ?190 Medical Terms of the Cardiovascular System ?192 Signs and Symptoms of the Cardiovascular System 193 Diseases and Disorders of the Cardiovascular System 196 Treatments, Procedures, and Devices of the Cardiovascular System 208 Abbreviations of the Cardiovascular System 220 Chapter Review ?221 Medical Report Exercises ?222 Chapter 9 The Respiratory System 227 Learning Objectives ?227 Anatomy and Physiology Terms ?228 Medical Terms of the Respiratory System ?230 Signs and Symptoms of the Respiratory System 230 Diseases and Disorders of the Respiratory System 237 Treatments, Procedures, and Devices of the Respiratory System 248 Abbreviations of the Respiratory System 262 Chapter Review ?263 Medical Report Exercises ?264 Chapter 10 The Digestive System 268 Learning Objectives ?268 Anatomy and Physiology Terms ?269 Medical Terms of the Digestive System ?271 Signs and Symptoms of the Digestive System 273 Diseases and Disorders of the Digestive System 277 Treatments, Procedures, and Devices of the Digestive System 295 Abbreviations of the Digestive System 306 Chapter Review ?307 Medical Report Exercises ?308 Chapter 11 The Urinary System 312 Learning Objectives ?312 Anatomy and Physiology Terms ?313 Medical Terms for the Urinary System ?315 Signs and Symptoms of the Urinary System 316 Diseases and Disorders of the Urinary System 321 Treatments, Procedures, and Devices of the Urinary System 330 Abbreviations of the Urinary System 342 Chapter Review ?343 Medical Report Exercises ?344 Chapter 12 Reproductive System and Obstetrics 348 Learning Objectives ?348 Anatomy and Physiology Terms ?349 Medical Terms for the Reproductive System and Obstetrics ?352 Signs and Symptoms of the Male Reproductive System 353 Diseases and Disorders of the Male Reproductive System 356 Treatments, Procedures, and Devices of the Male Reproductive System 361 Signs and Symptoms of the Female Reproductive System 368 Diseases and Disorders of the Female Reproductive System 371 Treatments, Procedures, and Devices of the Female Reproductive System 381 Signs and Symptoms of Obstetrics 390 Diseases and Disorders of Obstetrics 391 Treatments, Procedures, and Devices of Obstetrics 396 Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs) 399 Abbreviations of the Reproductive System and Obstetrics 402 Chapter Review ?404 Medical Report Exercises ?405 Chapter 13 The Nervous System and Mental Health 409 Learning Objectives ?409 Anatomy and Physiology Terms ?410 Medical Terms for the Nervous System and Mental Health ?412 Signs and Symptoms of the Nervous System 414 Diseases and Disorders of the Nervous System 417 Treatments, Procedures, and Devices of the Nervous System 429 Mental Health Diseases and Disorders ?437 Abbreviations of the Nervous System and Mental Health 441 Chapter Review ?443 Medical Report Exercises ?444 Chapter 14 The Special Senses of Sight and Hearing 448 Learning Objectives ?448 Anatomy and Physiology Terms ?449 Medical Terms for the Special Senses of Sight and Hearing ?451 Signs and Symptoms of the Eyes and Sight 452 Diseases and Disorders of the Eyes and Sight 454 Treatments, Procedures, and Devices of the Eyes and Sight 461 Signs and Symptoms of the Ears and Hearing 464 Diseases and Disorders of the Ears and Hearing 466 Treatments, Procedures, and Devices of the Ears and Hearing 469 Abbreviations of the Eyes and Ears 473 Chapter Review ?474 Medical Report Exercises ?475 Chapter 15 The Endocrine System 479 Learning Objectives ?479 Anatomy and Physiology Terms ?480 Medical Terms for the Endocrine System ?482 Signs and Symptoms of the Endocrine System 482 Diseases and Disorders of the Endocrine System 486 Treatments, Procedures, and Devices of the Endocrine System 496 Abbreviations of the Endocrine System 502 Chapter Review ?503 Medical Report Exercises ?504 Appendix A: Word Parts Glossary A-1 Appendix B: Abbreviations A-6 Appendix C: Word Parts for Describing Color, Number, and Plurals A-11 Glossary-Index I-1

About the Author

Bruce Wingerd is a member of the Biology Department at National University in San Diego, California. Previously, he has held teaching/administrative positions at Edison State College (now called Florida Southwestern), Broward College, and San Diego State University. His degrees are in the fields of zoology and physiology, and he has taught courses in medical terminology, human anatomy, advanced human anatomy, and anatomy and physiology for more than 30 years. He has written numerous textbooks, lab manuals, and multimedia learning resources in medical terminology, human anatomy, anatomy and physiology, histology, and comparative mammalian anatomy. His goal in teaching and writing is to provide students with learning tools that will help them reach their potential through education. He enjoys counseling students in the health sciences, developing novel approaches to teaching and learning, and leading faculty in the drive for excellence in education.

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