Building a Medical Vocabulary, with Spanish Translations, 8th Edition

Building a Medical Vocabulary

8th Edition with Spanish Translations

By Peggy C. Leonard, BA, MT, MEd, Chesterfield, MO

Introductory Chapters

1. Tools for Building Medical Terms

2. Building on Familiar Terms

3. Diagnostic, Therapeutic and Surgical Terms 

4. Diseases and Disorders

5. Prefixes

6. Organization of the Body

7. Body Fluids and Immunity

Body Systems Chapters

8. Circulatory System

9. Respiratory System

10. Digestive System

11. Urinary System

12. Reproductive System

13. Reproduction and Sexually Transmitted Diseases

14. Musculoskeletal System

15. Nervous System and Psychological Disorders

16. Integumentary System

17. Endocrine System

18. Review by Chapter


I. Medical Abbreviations
II. Enhancing Spanish Communications
III. Word Parts
IV. Solutions to Review Questions