This course will provide students with fundamental skills in understanding how to use prefixes, suffixes, and root words to develop medical terms. Students will become familiar with the spelling and definition of common medical terms related to major disease processes, diagnostic procedures, laboratory tests, abbreviations, drugs, and treatment modalities.
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