Medical term chapter 1.txt

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Medical term chapter 1.txt
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combing form, suffixes, prefixes
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    • description "Medical termology
    • Chapter 1
    • Combining forms, prefix and suffixes"
    • fileName "Medical term chapter 1"
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    • Aden/o
    • Glands
  1. Bi/o
    Life
  2. Cyt/o
    Cell
  3. Cephal/o
    Head
  4. Cardi/o
    Heart
  5. Arthr/o
    Joint
  6. Carcin/o
    Cancer
  7. Cerebr/o
    Cerebrum (largest part of the brain)
  8. Cis/o
    To cut
  9. Crin/o
    To secrete (to form & give off)
  10. Cyst/o
    Urinary bladder; a sac or cyst (sac containing fluid)
  11. Derm/o; Dermat/o
    Skin
  12. Electr/o
    Electricity
  13. Encephal/o
    Brain
  14. Enter/o
    Intestines (usually small intestine)
  15. Erythr/o
    Red
  16. Glyc/o
    Sugar
  17. Gnos/o;
    Knowledge
  18. Gynec/o
    Woman; female
  19. Hermat/o; Hem/o
    Blood
  20. Hepat/o
    Liver
  21. Iatr/o
    Treatment; physician
  22. Leuk/o
    White
  23. Log/o
    Study of
  24. Nephr/o (greek); Ren/o (Latin)
    Kidney
  25. Neur/o
    Nerve
  26. Onc/o
    Tumor
  27. Ophthalm/o
    Eye
  28. Oste/o
    Bone
  29. Path/o
    Disease
  30. Ped/o
    Child
  31. Psych/o
    Mind
  32. Radi/o
    X-ray
  33. Rhin/o
    Nose
  34. Sarc/o
    Flesh
  35. Sect/o
    To cut
  36. Thromb/o
    Clot, clotting
  37. Ur/o
    Urinary tract, urine
  38. -ac, -al
    Pertaining to
  39. -algia
    Pain
  40. -cyte (suffix)
    Cell
  41. -ectomy
    Excision, removal
  42. -emia
    Blood condition
  43. -genic
    producing, produced by, or produced in
  44. -globin
    Protein
  45. -gram
    Record
  46. -ic, -ical
    Pertaining to
  47. -ion
    Process
  48. -ist
    Specialist
  49. -itis
    Inflammation
  50. -logy
    Process of study
  51. -oma
    Tumor, mass, swelling
  52. -opsy
    Process of viewing
  53. -osis
    Abnormal condition (slight increase in numbers when used with blood cells)
  54. -pathy
    Disease condition
  55. -scope
    Instrument to visually examine
  56. -scopy
    Process of visually examining with endoscope
  57. -sis
    State of, condition
  58. -tomy
    Process of cutting, incision
  59. -y
    Process, condition
  60. A- ,an-
    No, not, without
  61. Aut-, auto-
    Self, own
  62. Dia-
    Through, complete
  63. End-, endo-
    Within
  64. Epi-
    Above, upon
  65. Ex-, exo-
    Out, outside of, outward
  66. Hyper-
    Excessive, above, more than normal
  67. Hypo-
    Under, deficient, below, less than normal
  68. -ism
    Process, condition
  69. In-
    Into, in
  70. Peri-
    Surrounding, around
  71. -um
    Structure
  72. Pro-
    Before, forward
  73. Re-
    Back, backward, again
  74. Retro-
    Behind
  75. Sub-
    Below, under
  76. Trans-
    Across, through

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