MA 161

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MA 161
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  1. epi/ dur/ al
    epidural
    • above/ dura mater/ pertaining to
    • pertaining to above the dura mater
  2. myel/ o/ mening/ o/ cele
    myelomeningocele
    • spinal cord/ cv/ membranes / cv/ hernia of
    • hernia of spinal cord membranes
  3. narc/ o/ lepsy
    narcolepsy
    • sleep/ cv/ seizure
    • seizure sleep
  4. hemi/ paresis
    hemiparesis
    • half/ weakness of
    • weakness of half
  5. hyper/ kinesis
    hyperkinesis
    • excessive/ movement
    • excessive movement OR movement excessive
  6. an/ esthes/ ia
    anesthesia
    • without/ feeling/ condition of
    • condition without feeling
  7. end/ arter/ ectomy
    endarterectomy
    • within/ artery/ excision of
    • excision of within an artery
  8. ather/ o/ scler/ osis
    atherosclerosis
    • yellowish plaque/ cv/ hardening/ abnormal condition of
    • abnormal condition of yellowish plaque hardening
  9. pericardi/ o/ centesis
    pericardiocentesis
    • pericardium/ cv/ surgical procedure to remove fluid
    • surgical procedure to remove fluid from pericardium
  10. thromb/ o/ lysis
    thrombolysis
    • clot/ cv/ destruction of clot
    • destruction of clot
  11. valvul/ o/ plasty
    valvuloplasty
    • valve/ cv/ surgical repair of
    • surgical repair of valve
  12. vas/ o/ dilation
    vasodilation
    • vessel/ cv/ expanding
    • expanding vessel
  13. bronch/ o/ spasm
    bronchospasm
    • bronchus/ cv/ sudden contraction of
    • sudden contraction of bronchus
  14. para/ nas/ al
    paranasal
    • near/ nose/ pertaining to
    • pertaining to near the nose
  15. ex/ pir/ ation
    expiration
    • out/ breathing/ process of
    • process of out breathing
  16. a/ tel/ ectasis
    atelectasis
    • without/ complete/ expansion
    • expansion without complete (of alveoli)
  17. hem/ o/ thorax
    hemothorax
    • blood/ cv/ chest
    • chest blood
  18. a/ sphyxia
    asphyxia
    • without/ pulse
    • without pulse OR pulse without
  19. coagul/ o/ pathy
    coagulopathy
    • clotting/ cv/ disease of
    • disease of clotting
  20. platelet/ pheresis
    plateletpheresis
    • platelet/ removal
    • removal of platelet
  21. erythr/ o/ poiesis
    erythropoiesis
    • red/ cv/ formation
    • formation of red
  22. aut/ o/ immune
    autoimmune
    • self/ cv/ protection
    • protection self
  23. lymphaden/ itis
    lymphadenitis
    • lymph node/ inflammation of
    • inflammation of lymph node
  24. ana/ phylaxis
    anaphylaxis
    • again/ protection
    • protection again
  25. inter/ stitial
    interstitial
    • between/ pertaining to standing
    • pertaining to standing between
  26. oste/ o/ malac/ ia
    osteomalacia
    • bone/ cv/ softening/ condition of
    • condition of softening bone
  27. de/ calc/ i/ fication
    decalcification
    • less/ calcium/ cv/ process of making
    • process of making less calcium
  28. spondyl/ o/ listhesis
    spondylolisthesis
    • vertebra/ cv/ slipping
    • slipping vertebra
  29. arthr/ o/ desis
    arthrodesis
    • joint/ cv/ to bind
    • to bind joint
  30. epi/ derm/ o/ lysis
    epidermolysis
    • upon/ skin/ cv/ destruction of
    • destruction upon the skin
  31. myos/ itis
    myositis
    • muscle/ inflammation of
    • inflammation of muscle
  32. rhabdomy/ oma
    rhabdomyoma
    • skeletal muscle/ tumor of
    • tumor of skeletal muscle
  33. electr/ o/ cautery
    electrocautery
    • electricity/ cv/ burn
    • burn (with) electricity
  34. sub/ ungu/ al
    subungual
    • below/ nail/ / pertaining to
    • pertaining to below the nail
  35. leiomy/ o/ sarc/ oma
    leiomyosarcoma
    • smooth muscle/ cv/ flesh/ tumor of
    • tumor of smooth muscle flesh
  36. an/ hidr/ osis
    anhidrosis
    • without/ sweat/ abnormal conditon of
    • abnormal condition without sweat
  37. trich/ o/ myc/ osis
    trichomycosis
    • hair/ cv/ fungus/ abnormal condition of
    • abnormal condition of hair fungus
  38. lip/ o/ suction
    liposuction
    • fat/ cv/ aspirate out
    • aspirate out fat
  39. hyper/ kal/ emia
    hyperkalemia
    • excessive/ potassium/ blood condition of
    • blood condition of excessive potassium
  40. gluc/ agon
    glucagon
    • sugar/ to assemble
    • to assemble sugar
  41. ster/ oid
    steroid
    • solid structure/ resembling
    • resembling a solid structure
  42. epi/ nephr/ ine
    epinephrine
    • above/ kidney/ a substance
    • a substance above kidney
  43. tri/ iod/ o/ thyron/ ine
    triiodothryonine
    • three/ iodine/ cv/ thyroid gland/ a substance
    • a substance three iodine of thyroid gland
  44. hypo/ phys/ ectomy
    hypophysectomy
    • below/ growing/ excision of
    • excision of below growing

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