Crossword Puzzle

MEDICAL VOCABULARY AUDIO MIDTERM ALTERNATIVE

Across

  1. a surgical procedure that uses ultrasound to shatter and break up a cataract that can then be removed by aspiration (phacoemulsification)
  2. grating sound produced by broken bones rubbing together (crepitus)
  3. a partial paralysis of the left or right side of the body (hemiparesis)
  4. more complete paralysis on either side of the body (hemiplegia)
  5. antidiuretic hormone that influences the absorption of water by kidney tubule (adh)

Down

  1. an oily substance, located in a skin layer (sebum)
  2. a skin layer (dermis)
  3. glands that produce sebum (sebaceous)
  4. bleeding (hemorrhage)
  5. a lesion in the skin caused by hemorrhage (purpuric)
  6. a mole with precancerous changes (dysplasticnevus)
  7. a mialignant smooth muscle tumor (leiomyosarcoma)
  8. forward slipping of the lumbar vertebra (spondylolisthesis)
  9. the medical term for fainting (syncope)
  10. oil glands located along the rim of the eyelids (meibomian)
  11. an involuntary contraction of the muscles around the eye (blepharospasm)

["endarterectomy", "arteriosclerosis", "ceruminosis", "labyrinthitis", "myringotomy", "hyperkalemic", "exophthalmos"]

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