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- Arthralgia: Pain in a joint
- otalgia: Pain in the ear
- neuralgia: Pain of nerves
- myalgia: Pain of muscles
- rectocele: Hernia of the rectum
- cystocele: Hernia of the urinary bladder
- Surgical puncture to remove fluid from the chest
- Surgical puncture of the amnion
- Commonly known as abdominal paracentesis (para-means beside or near)Surgical puncture of the abdomen.
- Berry-shaped (spheroidal) bacterium found in twisted chains
- Berry-shaped (spheroidal) bacteria in clusters.
- Red blood cell
- White blood cell
- Clotting cell.
Pain in the chest wall muscles that is aggravated by breathing (literally: pain ofthe pleura).
- Excision, removal, resection
- Removal of the larynx
- Removal of a breast.
- Decrease in erythrocytes( red blood cell) or hemoglobin
- To hold back blood from an area of the body.
- Condition of producing/ forming cancer
- Condition of producing disease
- Formation of blood vessels.
- Record of the electricity in the brain
- Record (x-ray) of the spinal cord
- mammogram Record (x-ray) of the breast.
- Instrument for recording the electricity in the brain
- Process of recording the electricity in the brain.
- Process of recording (x-ray imaging) blood vessels
thrombophlebitis also called phlebitis
- Inflammation of the bronchi
- Inflammation of the tonsils
- Inflammation of a vein with clot formation.
- Study of the eye
- Study of shape or form
- hemolysis: Breakdown, Destruction, Separation
- Destruction of blood (breakdown of red blood cells with release of hemoglobin).
- Softening of bone
- Softening of cartilage.
- Enlargement of extremities
- Enlargement of the spleen.
- oma tumor, mass, collection of fluid
- Tumor (benign) of muscle
- Tumor (malignant) of muscle—a type of flesh (sarc/o) tissue
- Tumor (malignant) of bone marrow, ocurr in bone marrow tissue throughout the body
- Collection of blood; a bruise.
- To view life; microscopic examination of living tissue.
- Autopsy or postmortem examination
- osis condition, usually abnormal
- Condition of death (of cells).
- Abnormal condition of water (found) in the kidney.
- Abnormal condition (slight increase in numbers) of normal white blood cells.
Disease of heart muscle (primary disease of the heart muscle in the absence of a known underlying etiology(cause)
- Deficiency of red blood cells.
- Deficiency in neutrophils.
- Deficiency of clotting cells.
- Fear of heights
- Fear of being in open, crowded spaces, agora means marketplace.
- -plasia development, formation, growth
- No (improper) development of cartilage.
Surgical repair of blood vessels.
- falling, dropping, prolapse
- blepharoptosis: Prolapse, sagging of an eyelid.
Hardening of arteries.in arteriosclerosisdeposits of fat(arther/o means fatty material) collect in a artery
Instrument to visually examine the abdomen.
Process of visual examination of the abdomen (with an endoscope)
- -stasis stopping, controlling
- meta- beyond
- Beyond control; spreading of a cancerous tumor.
- Stopping the flow of blood (naturally by clotting or artificially by compression).
New opening of the colon (to the outside of the body). New opening of the windpipe (to the outside of the body).
- Treatment with water.
- Treatment with drugs.
- Treatment with x-rays.
- Incision into the abdomen. Often referred to as a “lap,” this exploratoryprocedure is performed under general anesthesia.
- Incision of a vein.
- Incision of the trachea.
- Excessive development. Memory Tip: You can earn a trophy for a new stage indevelopment! cell increase in size, not number
- No development; wasting away of tissue, cell decrease in size
One who records x-rays; radiologic technologist—a professional who, underthe supervision of a physician, operates radiologic equipment and assistsradiologists.
- Condition of increase in white blood cells (malignancy).
- Condition (abnormal) of lungs.
Specialist in the study of the kidney
Small, little artery
Small, little vein.
Structure, tissue surrounding the heart.
- -us structure, substance
- eso- within or inward
- Sticky secretion from mucous membrane.
- Muscular tube carrying food from the throat to the stomach.
- condition, process
- Disease of the kidney.
Pertaining to the heart.
peritoneal Pertaining to the peritoneum.
inguinal Pertaining to the groin
pleural Pertaining to the pleura.
tonsillar Pertaining to tonsils
pulmonary Pertaining to the lungs.
axillary Pertaining to the armpit.
laryngeal Pertaining to the voice box.
- Pertaining to producing cancer.
- Pertaining to produced within bone, osteogenic sarcoma ia a malignant tumor produced in bone.
Long-term; over a long period. acute is the opposite of chronicPertaining to the study of disease.
adenoids Collections of lymphatic tissue resembling (-oid) glands (-aden) in the throat,near the nose.mucoid Resembling mucus.
adipose Pertaining to fat.
mucous membrane A lining that secretes mucus.
necrotic Pertaining to death (of cells).