Pocket Medical Terminology book cover

Pocket Medical Terminology

This pocket-sized, medical term "dictionary" organizes entries according to body systems and medical topics, making specific words easy to locate. Quick reference boxes in each section enable users to look up terms according to common names or learn the medical terminology for common words, and page numbers are provided to facilitate cross-referencing.

Paperback, 400 Pages

Published: July 2004

Imprint: Churchill Livingstone

ISBN: 978-0-443-07456-1

Contents

  • Introduction: The components of medical words
    1. Cells, tissues, organs and systems
    2. The digestive system
    3. The respiratory system
    4. The cardiovascular system
    5. The blood
    6. The lymphatic system and immunology
    7. The urinary system
    8. The nervous system
    9. The eye
    10. The ear
    11. The skin
    12. The nose and mouth
    13. The muscular system
    14. The skeletal system
    15. The male reproductive system
    16. The female reproductive system and obstetrics
    17. The endocrine system
    18. Radiology and nuclear medicine
    19. Oncology
    20. Anatomical position
    21. Microbiology
    22. Pharmacology
    Abbreviations
    Glossary

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