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Medical Terminology and Fleischer's Medical Terminology

Medical Terminology and Fleischer's Medical Terminology - 3rd edition

Medical Terminology and Fleischer's Medical Terminology - 3rd edition

ISBN13: 9780803600324

ISBN10: 0803600321

Medical Terminology and Fleischer
Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 3RD 04
Copyright: 2004
Publisher: F. A. Davis Co.
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Medical Terminology and Fleischer

ISBN13: 9780803600324

ISBN10: 0803600321

Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 3RD 04

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This completely revised edition now includes the most current terminology -- straight from Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary, 19th edition. This unique text helps your students learn medical terminology from a "classics" approach and includes references to Greek and Latin mythology. In addition, many new illustrations reinforce concepts and highlight various etymological notes.


  • Medical terms are current and clinically applicable, to give your students the best possible foundation in medical terminology
  • Units 1 and 2 provide an introduction to essential Greek and Latin grammar, the basis of medical terminology and common English
  • A vocabulary list at the beginning of each chapter is followed by etymological notes -- or vignettes -- that help students understand the vocabulary
  • Numerous user-friendly exercises provide students with practice in analyzing and defining words, providing derivations from Greek or Latin roots, defining words used within the context of medical discussions, and reviewing vocabulary
  • Units 3 and 4 cover specific body systems and incorporate extensive etymological notes to provide students with an easy method of understanding how to apply the principles of medical terminology to specific body systems

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Unit 1 Greek-Derived Medical Terminology

Lesson 1 Greek Nouns and Adjectives
Lesson 2 Nouns of the Third Declension
Lesson 3 Building Greek Vocabulary I: Nouns and Adjectives
Lesson 4 Greek Verbs
Lesson 5 Building Greek Vocabulary II
Lesson 6 Building Greek Vocabulary III
Lesson 7 Building Greek Vocabulary IV

Unit 2 Latin-Derived Medical Terminology

Lesson 8 Latin Nouns and Adjectives
Lesson 9 Latin Verbs

Unit 3 Body Systems

Lesson 10 Cardiovascular System
Lesson 11 Respiratory System
Lesson 12 Digestive System
Lesson 13 Optic System
Lesson 14 Female Reproductive System
Lesson 15 Genitourinary System

Unit 4 Additional Study

Lesson 16 Hematopoietic and Lymphatic Systems
Lesson 17 Musculoskeletal System
Lesson 18 Nervous System
Lesson 19 Endocrine System

Unit 5 Biological Nomenclature

Lesson 20 Biological Nomenclature
App. A: Index of Combining Forms
App. B: Index of Prefixes
App. C: Index of Suffixes
App. D: Index of Suffix Forms and Compound Suffix Forms
App. E: Glossary of English-to-Greek/Latin
App. F: Medical Terminology Used in Lessons 1 to 15
Bibliography for Edition III
Bibliography for Edition II

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