Medical Terminology

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Medical Terminology
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  1. audi/o
    hearing
  2. blephar/o
    eyelid
  3. bronch/o
    bronchus
  4. cor/o, core/o
    pupil
  5. corne/o, kerat/o
    cornea
  6. irid/o
    iris
  7. lacrim/o
    tears
  8. laryng/o
    larynx
  9. myring/o
    eardrum
  10. nas/o
    nasal passage, nose
  11. nyct/o, noct/i
    night
  12. ophthalm/o
    eye
  13. opt/o
    vision
  14. ot/o
    ear
  15. phac/o
    lens
  16. pharyng/o
    pharynx
  17. phas/o
    speech
  18. phon/o
    sound
  19. phren/o
    diaphragm
  20. pleur/o
    pleural membrane
  21. pne/o
    breathe
  22. pneum/o
    air, lungs
  23. pneumon/o
    lung
  24. presby/o
    old
  25. pulmon/o
    lung
  26. py/o
    pus
  27. retin/o
    retina
  28. rhin/o
    nose
  29. scler/o
    hard
  30. spir/o
    respiration, breathe
  31. thorac/o
    thorax
  32. trache/o
    trachea
  33. tympan/o
    eardrum
  34. a/an
    lack of, without
  35. ambi-
    both
  36. brady-
    slow
  37. diplo-
    double
  38. dys-
    difficult, painful
  39. endo-
    inner
  40. eso-
    inward
  41. eu-
    easy,good
  42. ex-
    outside
  43. exo-
    outward
  44. hypo-
    below, down
  45. hyper-
    above, upward
  46. my-
    close
  47. tachy-
    fast
  48. -algia
    pain
  49. -eal
    pertaining to
  50. -opia
    vision
  51. -pnea
    breathing
  52. -spasm
    involuntary contraction
  53. -tropia
    turning
  54. AD
    right ear (auris dextra)
  55. AS
    left ear (auris sinistra)
  56. CCC-A
    Certificate og Clinical Compentency in Audiology
  57. COPD
    chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  58. d, D
    diopter
  59. ENT
    ear, nose, and throat (specialist)
  60. HEENT
    head, eyes, ears, nose, throat
  61. L+A
    light and accommodation
  62. MTD
    right eardrum (membrana tympani dexter)
  63. MTS
    left eardrum (membrana tympani sinister)
  64. OD
    right eye (oculus dexter)
  65. OM
    otitis media
  66. OS, OL
    left eye (oculus sinister, oculus laevus)
  67. OU
    both eyes (oculus uterque)
  68. PERRLA
    pupils equal, round, reactive to light, and accommodation
  69. SOB
    shortness of breath
  70. TB, Tb
    tuberculosis (tubercle bacillus)
  71. URI
    upper respitory infection

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