Final 101 Part one

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Final 101 Part one
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  1. Anti-
    Against
  2. carcin/o
    Cancerous
  3. immun/o
    Immune, Protection, safe
  4. Lymph/o
    Lymphatic Tissue
  5. Lymphaden/o
    Lymph node or gland
  6. Onc/o
    Tumor
  7. Sarc/o
    Flesh
  8. Splen/o
    Spleen
  9. -tic
    pertaining to
  10. Tox/o
    Poison
  11. Bacilli
    Are rod-shaped spare-forming bacteria
  12. Parasite
    Plant or animal that lives on or within another living organism
  13. Rabies
    transmitted to humans through the bite or saliva an infected animal
  14. Rickettsia
    Small bacterium that lives in lice, fleas, ticks, mites
  15. Spirochetes
    long slender spiral shaped bacteria that have flexible walls and are capable of movement
  16. Metastasis
    Is the new cancer site that results from the spreading process
  17. Metastasize
    is the process by which cancer spreads from one place to another
  18. Myosacroma
    is a malignant tumor divided from muscle tissue
  19. Osteosarcoma
    is hard-tissue that sarcoma that usually involves the upper shaft of the bones
  20. Sacroma
    Malignant tumor that a rise from connective tissues, including hard soft, and liquid connective tissue
  21. Casus/o
    Burning
  22. Concuess/o
    Shaken together
  23. Contus/o
    Bruise
  24. Encephal/o
    Brain
  25. -esthesia
    Sensation, feeling
  26. Acrophabia
    is an excessive fear of heights
  27. Claustrophobia
    abnormal fear of being in small or closed spaces
  28. Delusion
    False personal belief that is maintained despite obvious proof or evidence
  29. Hallucination
    is a sensory perception experienced in the absence
  30. Seizure
    sudden surge of electrical activity in the brain that affects how a person feels
  31. Anesthetic
    Medication used to induce anesthesia
  32. Anesthetist
    medical professional who specializes in administering anesthesia
  33. meningitis
    inflammation of the meninges of the brain and spinal cord
  34. meningocele
    Congenital herniation of the meninges  through a defect in the skull or spinal cord
  35. Myelitis
    Inflammation of the spinal cord
  36. Blephar/o
    Eyelid
  37. -cusis
    hearing
  38. irid/o
    iris
  39. Kerat/o
    horny, hard
  40. Myring/o
    Eardrum, tympanic membrane

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