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2022-2023 Arapahoe Community College Catalog 
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HPR 1040 - Comprehensive Medical Terminology

3 Credits

Provides an in-depth study of the structure of medical terms with emphasis on using and combining common prefixes, roots and suffixes. This course includes terms related to major body systems, oncology, and psychiatry as well as clinical laboratory and diagnostic procedures, and imaging, and provides accepted pronunciation of terms and relative use in the healthcare setting. Note: This course was previously listed as HPR 144.