medical terminology

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medical terminology
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2011-12-03 20:34:06
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  1. bacteri/o
    bacteria
  2. crypt/o
    hidden
  3. noct/o
    night
  4. protien/o
    protien
  5. spermat/o
    sperm
  6. -cidal
    to kill
  7. -conitinence
    to stop
  8. calic/o,calyc/o
    calix;calyx
  9. -eal
    pertaining to
  10. -ec
  11. -ectasis
    dilation,stretching
  12. catheter/o
    something inserted
  13. corpor/o
    body
  14. -ion
    process
  15. extra
    outside
  16. cortic/o
    cortex,outer layer
  17. cyst/o
    bladder
  18. glomerul/o
    glomerulus
  19. nephr/o
    kiddney
  20. -sclerosis
    hardening
  21. lith/o
    stone
  22. meat/o
    meatus (uretheral meatus)
  23. medull/o
    medulla
  24. -pexy
    surgical fixation
  25. -ptosis
    drooping,prolapse,sagging
  26. -osis
    abnormal condition
  27. pyel/o
    renal pelvis
  28. ren/o
    kiddney
  29. trigon/o
    trigone
  30. -stenosis
    narrowing
  31. urethr/o
    urethra
  32. -rrhagia
    bursting forth
  33. -emia
    blood condition
  34. ur/o
    urinary tract,urine,urination
  35. urin/o
    urine
  36. -lysis
    seperation,breakdown,destruction
  37. -uria
    urine,urination
  38. vesic/o
    bladder
  39. -flux
    flow
  40. re-
    back
  41. -stomy
    new opening
  42. dys-
    painful,difficult,bad
  43. oligo-
    deficient,few,scanty
  44. py/o
    pus
  45. cyst/o
    sac,cysts
  46. andr/o
    male
  47. -genic
    producing
  48. balan/o
    glans penis
  49. -rrhea
    flow, discharge
  50. orchid/o,orchi/o
    testicle,testis
  51. epididym/o
    epididymis
  52. -ism
    process
  53. -plexy
    surgical fixation
  54. prostat/o
    prostate
  55. -ectomy
    excision
  56. sperm/o,spermat/o
    spermatozoa,sperm
  57. vas/o
    vas deferens
  58. varic/o
    varicose veins
  59. -potence
    power
  60. -spadias
    opening,tearing
  61. epi-
    on,upon,above
  62. circom-
    around

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