Medical Office Professional

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MEDOP 230 MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY 3 Units Fee: $1. Grade only. [Recommended Preparation: RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Provides students with a fundamental knowledge of how medical terms are assembled from word parts (prefixes, word roots, combining forms, and suffixes). Introduces diagnostic tools and procedures, basic pharmacological and other treatment procedures currently used in patient care. [D; CSU]

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