Medical Terminology Chapter 1: Exercises & Answers A (Pg23)

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  1. adenoma
    aden/oma: tumor of a gland
  2. arthritis
    arthr/itis: inflammation of a joint
  3. biopsy
    bio/psy: process of viewing living tissue under a microscope
  4. cardiology
    cardio/logy: study of (process of study of) the heart
  5. dermal
    der/mal: Pertaining to the skin
  6. cytology
    cyto/logy: study of (process of study of) cells
  7. cystoscope
    cysto/scope: instruement to visually examine the urinary bladder
  8. cerebral
    cere/bral: pertaining to the cerebrum (largest part of the brain)
  9. cephalic
    ceph/alic: pertaining to the head
  10. adenitis
    aden/itis: inflammation of a gland
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Medical Terminology Chapter 1: Exercises & Answers A (Pg23)
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Using slashes (/), divide the following terms into their component parts and give the meaning for the whole term.
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