Medical terminology

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Medical terminology
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medical terminology module 1
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  1. aden
    gland
  2. arthr
    joint
  3. bi
    life
  4. carcin
    cancer
  5. cardi
    heart
  6. cephal
    head
  7. cerebr
    cerebrum (largest part of the brain)
  8. cis
    to cut
  9. crin
    to secrete (to form and give off)
  10. cyst
    urinary bladder; a sac or a cyst
  11. cyt
    cell
  12. derm
    skin
  13. dermat
    skin
  14. electr
    electricity
  15. encephal
    brain
  16. enter
    intestines (usually small)
  17. erythr
    red
  18. gastr
    stomach
  19. glyc
    sugar
  20. gnos
    knowledge
  21. gynec
    woman, female
  22. hemat
    blood
  23. hem
    blood
  24. hepat
    liver
  25. iatr
    treatment, physician
  26. leuk
    white
  27. log
    study of
  28. nephr
    kidney
  29. neur
    nerve
  30. onc
    tumor
  31. ophthalm
    eye
  32. oste
    bone
  33. path
    disease
  34. ped
    child
  35. psych
    mind
  36. radi
    x-rays
  37. ren
    kidney
  38. rhin
    nose
  39. sarc
    flesh
  40. sect
    to cut
  41. thromb
    clot, clotting
  42. ur
    urinary tract, urine
  43. ac
    • pertaining to
    • s
  44. al
    • pertaining to
    • s
  45. algia
    • pain
    • s
  46. cyte
    • cell
    • s
  47. ectomy
    • excision, removal
    • s
  48. emia
    • blood condition
    • s
  49. genic
    • pertaining to producing, produced by, or produced in
    • s
  50. globin
    • protein
    • s
  51. gram
    • record
    • s
  52. ic; ical
    • pertaining to
    • s
  53. ion
    • process
    • s
  54. ist
    • specialist
    • s
  55. itis
    • inflammation
    • s
  56. logy
    • process of study
    • s
  57. oma
    • tumor, mass, swelling
    • s
  58. opsy
    • process of viewing
    • s
  59. osis
    • condition, usually abnormal (slight increase in numbers when used with blood cells)
    • s
  60. pathy
    • disease condition
    • s
  61. scope
    • instrument to visually examine
    • s
  62. scopy
    • process of visually examining
    • s
  63. sis
    • state of; condition
    • s
  64. tomy
    • process of cutting, incision
    • s
  65. y
    • process, condition
    • s
  66. a, an
    • no, not, without
    • p
  67. aut, auto
    • self, own
    • p
  68. dia
    • complete, through
    • p
  69. endo
    • within
    • p
  70. epi
    • within
    • p
  71. ex, exo
    • out, outside of, outward
    • p
  72. hyper
    • excessive, above, ┬ámore than normal
    • p
  73. hypo
    • dificiant, below, under, less than normal
    • p
  74. in
    • into, in
    • p
  75. peri
    • surrounding, around
    • p
  76. pro
    • before, forward
    • p
  77. re
    • back, backward, again
    • p
  78. retro
    • behind
    • p
  79. sub
    • below, under
    • p
  80. trans
    • across, through
    • p

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