18. A newborn baby weighs 7 lb 8 oz (seven pounds and eight ounces). If 1 lb = 0.454 kg, what is done to convert the baby’s weight to kilograms?….
Complete the following sentences by defining the terms.
Complete the following sentences by defining the terms. You will need to look up any terms you don’t recognize. 1. Erythrocyte refers to a ______________________________________________blood cell. 2. Latero refers to the ________________________________________of an object or body. 3. Hydrocephalus means _____________________________________________in the head. 4. Dysuria describes ___________________________________________________urination. 5. Nocturia refers to a condition characterized by excessive urination during the ____________________. 6. One or more letters or syllables at the beginning of a word, which explain or adds to the meaning of the rest of the term, is called a __________________________________. 7. Lymphadenopathy refers to a disease of the lymph ______________________________. 8. Dermatomyositis describes an inflammation of the _______________and the muscles. 9. Arthritis refers to an inflammation of a ________________________________________. 10. Myocarditis describes a condition characterized by inflammation of the ______________________ muscle. 11. Pneumonitis refers to inflammation of the _____________________________________. 12. The term myocarditis refers to the ______________________________________ muscle. 13. The term gastritis describes an inflammation which is centered in the ____________. 14. Hepatitis refers to an infection which is centered in the _________________________. 15. Nephrolithiasis indicates a condition commonly known as ________________stone or stones. 16. In a medical term, the prefix chole- refers to ____________________________________. 17. The term hematuria refers to ______________________________________in the urine. 18. Neuritis describes inflammation of ____________________________________________. 19. Phlebitis refers to inflammation of a __________________________________________. 20. The term hepatoma describes _______________________________________of the liver. 21. Hydrarthrosis described a disease characterized by the presence of water in a ____________________. 22. Inflammation of the heart muscle is described as _______________________________. 23. Inflammation of the lung is described as _______________________________________. 24. Polyuria is a condition characterized by ______________________________ urination. 25. The term appendectomy describes the surgical ___________________of the appendix. 26. The excision of a portion of the colon (or the whole colon) is called ________________. 27. Cystocele describes a hernial _____________________________ of the urinary bladder. 28. Inflammation of the stomach is known as ______________________________________. 29. Hyperglycemia refers to _____________________________________sugar in the blood. 30. Nephritis means inflammation of the __________________________________________.