Chapter 6 - Exploring Medical Language

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  1. record, radiographic image
    • -gram
    • (suffix)
    • EXAMPLE: ren/o/gram
  2. cut, section
    • tom/o
    • (CF)
    • EXAMPLE: nephr/o/tom/o/gram
  3. scanty, few
    • olig/o
    • (CF)
    • EXAMPLE: olig/uria
  4. loosening, dissolution, separating
    • -lysis
    • (suffix)
    • EXAMPLE: nephr/o/lysis
  5. surgical crushing
    • -tripsy
    • (suffix)
    • EXAMPLE: lith/o/tripsy
  6. urine, urination
    • -uria
    • (suffix)
    • EXAMPLE: py/uria
  7. glomerulus
    • glomerul/o
    • (CF)
    • EXAMPLE: glomerul/o/nephr/itis
  8. kidney (2 CFs)
    • nephr/o, ren/o
    • (CF)
    • EXAMPLE: ren/o/gram
  9. urea, nitrogen
    • azot/o
    • (CF)
    • EXAMPLE: azot/emia
  10. urethra
    • urethr/o
    • (CF)
    • EXAMPLE: urethr/o/plasty
  11. water
    • hydr/o
    • (CF)
    • EXAMPLE: hydr/o/nephr/osis
  12. developing cell, germ cell
    • blast/o
    • (CF)
    • EXAMPLE: nephr/o/blast/oma
  13. albumin
    • albumin/o
    • (CF)
    • EXAMPLE: albumin/uria
  14. ureter
    • uretrer/o
    • (CF)
    • EXAMPLE: ureter/o/stomy
  15. drooping, sagging, prolapse
    • -ptosis
    • (suffix)
    • nephr/o/ptosis
  16. urine, urinary tract (2 CFs)
    • urin/o, ur/o
    • (CF)
    • EXAMPLE: urin/ary
  17. sound
    • son/o
    • (CF)
    • EXAMPLE: nephr/o/son/o/graphy
  18. night
    • noct/i
    • (CF)
    • EXAMPLE: noct/uria
  19. stone, calculus
    • lith/o
    • (CF)
    • EXAMPLE: lith/o/tripsy
  20. sugar (2 CFs)
    • glyc/o, glycos/o
    • (CF)
    • EXAMPLE: glycos/uria
  21. condition (2 suffixes)
    • -iasis, -esis
    • (suffix)
    • EXAMPLE: nephr/o/lith/iasis
  22. nourishment, development
    • -trophy
    • (suffix)
    • EXAMPLE: nephr/o/hyper/trophy
  23. renal pelvis
    • pyel/o
    • (CF)
    • EXAMPLE: pyel/o/plasty
  24. meatus (opening)
    • meat/o
    • (CF)
    • EXAMPLE: meat/o/tomy
  25. bladder, sac (2 CFs)
    • cyst/o, vesic/o
    • (CF)
    • EXAMPLE: cyst/itis
  26. enlargement
    • -megaly
    • (suffix)
    • EXAMPLE: nephr/o/megaly
  27. suturing, repairing
    • -rrhaphy
    • (suffix)
    • EXAMPLE: cyst/o/rrhaphy

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