Med Term (2)

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Med Term (2)
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Med Term lecture test number one.
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  1. Aden/o
    gland
  2. cyt/o
    cell
  3. epitheli/o
    epithelium
  4. fibr/o
    fiber
  5. hist/o
    tissue
  6. kary/o
    nucleus
  7. lip/o
    fat
  8. my/o
    muscle
  9. neur/o
    nerve
  10. organ/o
    organ
  11. sarc/o
    • flesh
    • connective tissue
  12. system/o
    system
  13. Viscer/o
    internal organs
  14. cancer/o, carcin/o
    cancer (a disease characterized by the unregulated abnormal growth of new cells)
  15. eti/o
    cause (of disease)
  16. gno/o
    knowledge
  17. iatr/o
    • physician
    • medicine
    • treatment
  18. lei/o
    smooth
  19. onc/o
    • tumor
    • mass
  20. path/o
    disease
  21. rhabd/o
    • rod-shaped
    • striated
  22. somat/o
    body
  23. dia-
    • Through
    • complete
  24. dys-
    • painful
    • abnormal
    • difficult
    • labored
  25. hyper-
    • above
    • excessive
  26. hypo-
    • below
    • incomplete
    • deficient
  27. meta-
    • after
    • beyond
    • change
  28. neo-
    new
  29. pro-
    before
  30. -al, -ic, -ous
    pertaining to
  31. -cyte
    cells
  32. -gen
    substance or agent that produces or causes
  33. -genic
    • producing
    • originating
    • causing
  34. -logist
    one who studies and treats
  35. -logy
    resembling
  36. -oma
    • tumor
    • swelling
  37. -osis
    abnormal condition (means increase when used with blood cell word roots.)
  38. -pathy
    disease
  39. -plasia
    • condition of formation
    • development
    • growth
  40. -plasm
    malignant tumor
  41. -sis
    state of
  42. -stasis
    • control
    • stop
    • standing

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