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Stack #141927

medical terminology root terms Stack #141927

root wordmeaning
calculi stone
cele tumor/cyst/hernia
cyto cell
glyco sweet/sugar
homeo/homo similar/same/like
lingua/glosso tongue
lip fat
lith stone
madaro hair loss
pedia child
psyco mind
pyo pus
radi rays
thermic heat
arthro joint
carpo wrist
chondro cartilage
costa rib
cranio skull
dactyl finger
ili hip
manus hand
myel bone marrow
myo muscle
ortho straighten
osteo bone
pedi foot
spondyl vertebra
cutis skin
dent/odont teeth
hapsia touch
onco tumor
onychia nailbeds
pedicular lice
pora itch
prurigo itching
sarco flesh
sclero hard
squama scaly
tricho hair
chole bile
colon large intestine
emesis vomiting
entero intestine
gastro stomach
hepat liver
ile ileum
laparo abdomen
myxo mucus
procto anus/rectum
pyloro pylorus/gatekeeper
stoma opening/mouth
viscero body organs
angio vessel
aortal aorta/main artery
arterio artery
cardio heart
emboli vessel obstruction
hema/hemo/emia blood
phleb vein
thrombo blood clot
varico varicose veins
vaso blood vessel
vena vein
ventricu heart cavity
broncho bronchi/airway
cili hairlike process
ectasis expansion
laryngo larnyx/voice box
naso nose
oro mouth
oxy oxygen/keen
pector breast
pleura rib side
pneumo/pulmo lung
ptysis to spit
rhin nose
tracheo trachea/windpipe
creatinine waste material in urine
cysto bladder
glomerulo nephron part/little ball
nephro/reni kidney
peritoneo lining of abdominal organs
pyelo pevis
uretero ureter
urethro urethra
uri/uro/urina urine
uric pertaining to urine
bulbo bulb like/bulbourethral gland
cervic neck/uterus
galacto/lactin milk
genito reproductive system
hyster/metr uterus
lactin milk
mast breast
natal born
oophoro ovary
orchido testicle
ova female sex cell
ovi/ovo egg
salping tube/fallopian
sperma/spermato seed
audio sound
cerebro/encephalo brain
medulla brain middle
meningo membranes/spinal cord
neuro nerves
occiput back of skull
oculo/opthalmo eye
oto ear
parietes paritel/wall part
pons bridges
tempora temporal
Created by: skjl