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Therapeutic Services Roots Quiz


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Anter/o as in the anterior view means this

A. back

B. side

C. front

D. below


ARTHRitis is an inflammation of this area of the body…….

A. stomach

B. joints

C. long bones

D. skull


If something is described as PORous, it means it has many

A. small openings

B. legs

C. small eyes

D. illnesses


The DORSal fin is on a sharks’ ……..

A. back

B. side

C. stomach

D. tail


Scoliosis is a medical condition that means a person has a ____________ spine.

A. straight

B. crooked

C. long

D. narrow


CHONDRItis is an inflammation of this………

A. cartilage

B. skin

C. eyes

D. nerves


OSTEOporosis is a disease of the…

A. stomach

B. pancreas

C. liver

D. bones


The doctor has ordered an X-ray using a LATERAL view of the chest. I will be x-raying this………

A. side of the chest

B. front of the chest

C. back of the chest

D. the lower chest


MYOpathy is a term that refers to any disease that affects this part of the body……

A. nose

B. back

C. muscles

D. joints


COST/O is the root meaning this…..

A. skull

B. rib

C. cartilage

D. muscle


Medi/o is the root for this….

A. outside

B. inside

C. beginning

D. middle


The POSTerior view is from the…….

A. back

B. front

C. side

D. top


My chin is _________________to my eyes

A. superior

B. posterior

C. inferior

D. anterior


ORTH/o is the root meaning…..

A. straight

B. opening

C. middle

D. bones


KINESIology is the study of …….

A. the body

B. the endocrine system

C. muscles

D. movement


If a patient has a CRANIotomy, then a part of this area is being removed….

A. hand

B. skin

C. intestines

D. skull




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