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1.1 Intro CF

Structure of Medical Language

abdomen/o abdomen
append/o appendix
arteri/o artery
arthr/o joint
bi/o life, living organism
card/i heart
cardi/o heart
cholecyst/o gall bladder
col/o colon
colon/o colon
communicat/o impart; transmit
cost/o rib
cutane/o skin
derm/o skin
digest/o break down food
enter/o intestine
esthes/o sensation/feeling
etym/o word origin
gastr/o stomach
gemin/o set or group
hem/o blood
hepat/o liver
hyster/o uterus
intestin/o intestine
lapar/o abdomen
laryng/o larynx
later/o side
mamm/o breast
medic/o physician, medicine
menstru/o monthly discharge of blood
muscul/o muscle
nas/o nose
neur/o nerve
nucle/o nucleus
nutri/o nourishment
pelv/o pelvis
phag/o eating, swallowing
pleg/o paralysis
pneumon/o lung, air
psych/o mind
sperm/o sperm
spir/o breathe
tens/o pressure
therap/o therapy
thyroid/o thyroid
tonsill/o tonsil
trache/o trachea
ven/o vein
Created by: vikingmedterm