Virginia College - Pearson Medical Terminology - Chapter One

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  1. a/phasia
    absence of speaking
  2. gastr/o/enter/itis
    inflammation of the stomach and small intestine
  3. gastr/o
    stomach
  4. phasia
    speaking
  5. enter/o
    small intestine
  6. -itis
    inflammation of
  7. a-
    without
  8. cardi/o
    heart
  9. encephal/o
    brain
  10. ot/o
    ear
  11. ocul/o
    eye
  12. trache/o
    trachea
  13. angi/o
    blood or lymph vessel
  14. bronch/o
    airway
  15. muscul/o
    muscle
  16. oste/o
    bone
  17. cardi/o/logy
    the study or science of the heart
  18. dermat/o/logist
    one who studies the skin
  19. tonsill/ectomy
    surgical removal or excision of the tonsils
  20. micro/scop/ic
    pertaining to the viewing instrument for small things
  21. lith/o
    stone
  22. cholelithiasis
    condition of having gall stones
  23. maxim
    biggest, highest
  24. gluteus maximus
    the biggest muscle in the buttocks
  25. derm
    skin
  26. dermatitis
    inflammation of the skin
  27. path
    disease
  28. pathogen
    disease-causing agent
  29. cardi/o/logy
    study or science of the heart
  30. cardi/o/plasty
    surgical repair of the heart
  31. muscul/o/skelet/al
    pertaining to the muscles and skeleton
  32. cardi/o/pulmon/ary
    condition of the heart and lungs
  33. pulmon/o
    lungs
  34. epi/dermis
    on top of the skin
  35. plural of "a" as in vertebra
    "ae" as in vertebrae
  36. plural of "is" as in diagnosis
    "es" as in diagnoses
  37. plural of "on" or "um" as in ganglion or myocardium
    "ia" as in ganglia or myocardia
  38. plural of "itis" as in gastritis
    "itides" as in gastritides
  39. plural of "ma" as in fibroma
    "mata" as in fibromata
  40. plural of "y" as in episiotomy
    "ies" as in episiotomies
  41. plural of "us" as in fungus
    "i" as in fungi
  42. anti-
    against, opposite of
  43. brady-
    slow
  44. endo-
    within
  45. epi-
    upon, over, above, on top of
  46. neo-
    new
  47. pre-
    to come before
  48. append/o, appendic/o
    appendix
  49. bi/o
    life
  50. cardi/o
    heart
  51. cerebr/o
    brain, cerebrum
  52. dermat/o
    skin
  53. electr/o
    electricity
  54. encephal/o
    brain
  55. gastr/o
    stomach
  56. hem/o
    blood
  57. hepat/o
    liver
  58. hyster/o
    uterus
  59. laryng/o
    voice box, larynx
  60. leuk/o
    white
  61. mamm/o
    breast
  62. mast/o
    breast
  63. ment/o
    mind
  64. nat/o
    birth
  65. neur/o
    nerve
  66. path/o
    disease
  67. proct/o
    rectum or anus
  68. psych/o
    mind
  69. rhin/o
    nose
  70. tonsill/o
    almond, tonsil
  71. vas/o
    vessel
  72. -al
    pertaining to
  73. -ectomy
    surgical excision, removal
  74. -emia
    condition of blood
  75. -gram
    a record or image
  76. -ia
    condition of
  77. -iatry
    treatment, specialty
  78. -ic
    pertaining to
  79. -itis
    inflammation
  80. -logist
    one who studies
  81. -logy
    study or science of
  82. -pathy
    disease
  83. -philia
    loving, affinity for
  84. -plasty
    surgical repair
  85. -scope
    instrument used for viewing
  86. -tic
    pertaining to
  87. appendic/itis
    inflammation of the appendix
  88. hepat/itis
    inflammation of the liver
  89. neo/nat/o/logy
    the study or science of new birth
  90. mamm/o/plasty
    surgical repair of the breast
  91. electr/o/cardi/o/gram
    a record or image of the heart's electricity
  92. pre/nat/al
    pertaining to before birth
  93. endo-
    within
  94. neo-
    new
  95. inflammation of the brain
    encephalitis
  96. study or science of newborns
    neonatology
  97. disease of the nerves
    neuropathy
  98. surgical removal of the breast
    mastectomy
  99. surgical repair of the nose
    rhinoplasty
  100. instrument for viewing within
    endoscope
  101. x-ray image of the breast
    mammogram
  102. one who studies disease
    pathologist
  103. surgical removal of the uterus
    hysterectomy
  104. salpinx, salping/o
    fallopian tube, trumpet
  105. oophor/o
    ovary
  106. endo/rhin/o/pathy
    disease within the nose
  107. surgical repair of the fallopian tube
    salpingoplasty
  108. inherited defect in blood coagulation
    hemophilia
  109. inflammation within the heart
    endocarditis
  110. pertaining to against life
    antibiotic
  111. pertaining to the liver
    hepatic

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