Med Terms

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Med Terms
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2014-06-13 16:22:54
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  1. abdomin/o-
    abdomen
  2. append/o-
    appendix
  3. arteri/o-
    artery
  4. intestin/o-
    intestine
  5. laryng/o-
    larynx (voice box)
  6. muscul/o-
    muscle
  7. thyroid/o
    thyroid gland
  8. tonsill/o-
    tonsil
  9. ven/o-
    vein
  10. arthr/o
    joint
  11. cardi/o-
    heart
  12. derm/o-
    skin
  13. gastr/o-
    stomach
  14. mamm/o-
    breast
  15. nas/o-
    nose
  16. psych/o-
    mind
  17. cholecyst/o-
    gallbladder
  18. cost/o-
    rib
  19. enter/o-
    intestine
  20. hepat/o-
    liver
  21. hyster/o-
    uterus
  22. lapar/o-
    abdomen
  23. -itis
    inflammation of; infection of
  24. -ism
    process; disease from a specific cause
  25. -megaly
    enlargement
  26. -oma
    tumor; mass
  27. -osis
    condition; abnormal condition; process
  28. -pathy
    disease
  29. -ectomy
    surgical removal
  30. -gram
    a record or picture
  31. -graphy
    process of recording
  32. -metry
    process of measuring
  33. -scope
    instrument used o examine
  34. -scopy
    process of using an instrument to examine
  35. -stomy
    surgically created opening
  36. -therapy
    treatment
  37. -tomy
    process of cutting or making an incision
  38. -iatary
    medical treatment
  39. -ics
    knowledge; practice
  40. -ist
    one who specializes in
  41. -logy
    the study of
  42. endo-
    innermost; within
  43. epi-
    upon; above
  44. inter-
    between
  45. intra-
    within
  46. peri-
    around
  47. post-
    after; behind
  48. pre-
    before; in front of
  49. sub-
    below; underneath
  50. trans-
    across; through
  51. bi-
    two
  52. brady-
    slow
  53. hemi-
    one-half
  54. hyper-
    above; more than normal
  55. hypo-
    below; deficient
  56. poly-
    many; much
  57. quadri-
    four
  58. tachy-
    fast
  59. tri-
    three
  60. a-
    away from; without
  61. an-
    without; not
  62. anti-
    against
  63. de-
    reversal of; without
  64. dys-
    painful; difficult; abnormal
  65. eu-
    normal; good
  66. mal-
    bad; inadequate
  67. re-
    again and again

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