Medical Terms 3.2

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Medical Terms 3.2
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Medical Terms 3.2 Pathologic Conditions
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  1. -algia (AL-jee-ah)
    pain
  2. cephalgia (sef-AL-jee-ah)
    headache
  3. arthralgia (ar-THRAL-jee-ah)
    joint pain
  4. otalgia (oh-TAL-jee-ah)
    earache
  5. -cele (seel)
    hernia
  6. cystocele (SIS-toh--seel)
    hernia of the urinary bladder
  7. rectcele (RECK-toh-seel)
    hernia of the rectum
  8. encephalcele (en-SEF-ah-loh-seel)
    hernia of the brain
  9. -dynia (DIN-ee-ah)
    pain
  10. gastrodynia (gas-troh-DIN-ee-ah)
    stomach pain
  11. mastodynia (mas-toh-DIN-ee-ah)
    breast pain
  12. -emesis (eh-sis)
    vomiting
  13. hematemesis (hee-mah-TEM-eh-sis)
    vomiting of blood
  14. -emia (mee-ah)
    blood condition
  15. glycemia (glye-SEE-mee-ah)
    sugar in the blood
  16. -ia (ee-ah)
    state of
  17. pneumonia (new-moh-nee-ah)
    lung condition
  18. -itis (EYE-tis)
    inflamation
  19. enteritis (en-ter-EYE-tis)
    inflamed small intestine
  20. stomatitis (sto-mah-EYE-tis)
    inflamed mouth
  21. spondylitis (spon-dih-LYE-tis)
    inflamed vertebra
  22. -lysis (ih-sis)
    • destruction
    • separtation
    • breakdown
  23. hemolysis (hee-MOL-ih-sis)
    breakdown of blood
  24. -malacia (mah-LAY-shee-ah)
    softening
  25. cerebromalacia (ser-eh-broh-mah-LAY-shee-ah)
    softening of the brain
  26. chondromalacia (kon-droh-mah-LAY-shee-ah)
    softening of cartilage
  27. -megaly (meg-ah-lee)
    enlargement
  28. visceromegaly (VIS-er-oh-meg-ah-lee)
    enlargement of internal organ
  29. -oma (mah)
    • tumor
    • mass
  30. lipoma (lih-POH-mah)
    tumor containing fat
  31. myoma (my-oh-mah)
    tumor of muscle
  32. -osis (sis)
    abnormal condition
  33. nephrosis (neh-FROH-sis)
    abnormal condition of the kidney
  34. -pathy (P-ah-thee)
    disease process
  35. ureteropathy (yoo-ree-ter-OP-ah-thee)
    disease process of the ureter
  36. -penia (PEE-nee-ah)
    • decrease
    • deficiency
  37. cytopenia (sigh-toh-PEE-nee-ah)
    deficiency of cells
  38. -phobia (FOH-bee-ah)
    irrational fear
  39. acrophobia (ack-roh-FOH-bee-ah)
    fear of heights
  40. -ptosis (p-TOH-sis)
    • downward displacement
    • drooping
    • prolapse
    • sagging
  41. blepharoptosis (blef-ah-rop-TOH-sis)
    drooping eyelid
  42. nephroptosis (nef-rop-TOH-sis)
    drooping kidney
  43. -ptysis (P-tih-sis)
    spitting
  44. hemoptysis (he-MOP-tih-sis)
    spitting up blood
  45. -rrhage (or-idj)
    -rrhagia (RAY-jee-ah)
    bursting forth
  46. hemorrhage (HEM-or-idj)
    bleeding
  47. gastrorrhagia (gas-troh-RAY-jee-ah)
    bleeding from the stomach
  48. -rrhea (REE-ah)
    • flow
    • discharge
  49. otorrhea (oh-toh-REE-ah)
    discharge from the ear
  50. -rrhexis (RECKS-sis)
    rupture
  51. splenorrhexis (splee-nor-ECKS-sis)
    ruptured spleen
  52. -sclerosis (skleh-ROH-sis)
    harding
  53. arteriosclerosis (ar-teer-ee-oh-skleh-ROH-sis)
    harding of the arteries
  54. -spasm (spazm)
    sudden involuntary contraction
  55. blepharospasm (BLEF-ah-roh-spazm)
    involuntary contraction of the eyelid
  56. -stenosis (steh-NOH-sis)
    narrowing
  57. phlebostenosis
    narrowing of vein
  58. -y (ee)
    process
  59. neuropathy (new-ROP-ah-thee)
    disease process of the nerve
  60. microencephaly (my-kroh-en-SEF-ah-lee)
    small brain

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