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unit three medical terminology

combining forms aden/o gland
combining form amni/o amnion
combining form angi/o (blood) vessel
combining form arteri/o artery
combining form arthr/o joint
combining form ather/o plaque
combining form axill/o arm pit
combining form bronch/o, bronchi/o trachea
combining form carcin/o cancerous
combining form cardi/o heart
combining form chem/o drug, chemical
combining form cholecyst/o gall bladder
combining form chron/o time
combining form col/o colon
combining form crani/o skull
combining form cry/o cold
combining form cyst/o urinary bladder
combining form electr/o electricity
combining form encephal/o brain
combinin form erythr/o red
combining form esophag/o esophagus
combining form hem/o, hemat/o blood
combining form hepat/o liver
combining form hyster/o uterus
combining form inguin/o groin
combining form isch/o to hold back
combining form lapar/o abdomen
combining form laryng/o larynx
combining form leuk/o white
combining form mamm/o breast -ary; -graphy; -gram; plasty
combining form mast/o breast -ectomy; -itis
combining form men/o menses
combining form mening/o meninges
combining form my/o muscle
combining form myel/o spinal cord
combining form necr/o death
combining form nephr/o kidney
combining form neur/o nerve
combining form oophor/o ovary
combining form oste/o bone
combining form ot/o ear
combining form pelv/o hip area
combining form peritone/o peritoneum
combining form phleb/o vein
combining form pneumon/o, pulmon/o lung
combining form radi/o x-rays
combining form ren/o kidney
combining form rhin/o nose
combining form salping/o fallopian tube
combining form sarc/o flesh
combining form septic/o pertaining to infection
combining form thorac/o chest
combining form tonsill/o tonsil
combining form trache/o trachea
combining form ur/o urine
combining form vascul/o blood vessels
diagnostic suffixes -algia pain
diagnostic suffixes -emia blood condition
diagnostic suffixes -ia condition
diagnostic suffixes -itis inflamation
diagnostic suffixes -megaly enlargement
diagnostic suffixes -oma tumor, mass
diagnostic suffixes -osis abnormal condition
diagnostic suffixes -pathy disease condition
diagnostic suffixes -rrhea flow, discharge
diagnostic suffixes -rrhage, -rrhagia excessive discharge of blood
diagnostic suffixes -sclerosis hardening
diagnostic suffixes -uria condition of urine
adjective suffixes -al, -eal, -ar, -ary, -ic pertaining to
procedural suffixes -centesis procedure to remove fluid
procedural suffixes -ectomy removal
procedural suffixes -gram record
procedural suffixes -graphy process of recording
procedural suffixes -lysis breakdown
procedural suffixes -plasty repair
procedural suffixes -scopy visual examination
procedural suffixes -stomy opening
procedural suffixes -therapy treament
procedural suffixes -tomy incision
inflamations appendicitis appendix
inflamations bursitis bursa
inflamations cellulitis soft tissue under skin
inflamations dermatitis skin
inflamations endocarditis inner lining of the heart
inflamations epiglottitis epiglottis
inflamations gastritis stomach
inflamations hepatitis liver
inflamations myositis muscle
inflamations nephritis kidney
inflamations osteomyelitis bone and bone marrow
inflamations otitis ear
inflamation peritonitis peritoneum
inflamation pharyngitis throat
inflamation thrombophlebitis vein (with clot formation)
sarcomas chondrosarcoma cartilage
sarcomas fibrosarcoma fibrous tissue
sarcomas leiomyosarcoma visceral / smooth muscle
sarcomas liposarcoma fatty tissue
sarcomas osteogenic sarcoma bone
sarcomas rhabidomyosarcoma skeletal muscle
assorted malignant tumors hepatoma liver
assorted malignant tumors lymphoma lymph nodes
assorted malignant tumors melanoma pigmented cells in the skin
assorted malignant tumors mesothelioma pleural cells in lungs
assorted malignant tumors multiple myeloma bone marrow cells
assorted malignant tumors thymoma thymus gland
disease condition adenopathy lymph nodes
disease conditions adrenopathy adrenal glands
disease conditions hepatopathy liver
disease conditions lymphadenopathy lymph nodes
disease conditions myopathy muscles
disease conditions neuropathy nerves
disease conditions osteopathy bones
disease conditions retinopathy retina of the eye
resections adenectomy gland
resections adenoidectomy adenoids
resections appendectomy appendix
resections colectomy colon
resections gastrectomy stomach
resections laminectomy a piece of the backbone
resections myomectomy muscle tumor
resections pneumonectomy lung
resectons prostatectomy prostate
resections splenectomy spleen
Created by: mrsbud