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Medical Terms 350 DV

Medical Terms Element and Meaning

gastr stomach
cardi heart
megal enlarged
itis inflammation
dermat skin
plast surgical repair
cerebr brain
path disease
ectomy surgical removal
enter intestines
osis any condition
otomy cut into (surgical incision)
aden gland
angi vessel
oma tumor
nephr kidney
hepat liver
arthr joint
blephar eyelid
ologist specialist
rhin nose
gingiv gum
malacia soft
ology the study of
spasm involuntary contraction
algia pain
crani skull
end inside, within
hemi half
oid like
hyper above, more than normal
cyst sac containing fluid
chole bile
hypo under
scop observe
hyster uterus
ostomy create an opening
para beside, beyond
lysis loosening, destruction
cervic neck
chondr cartilage
cyan blue
hemat blood
ost bone
psycho mind
lip fat
my muscle
lith stone
ophthalm, opt eye
proct anus
cost rib
gram record
acro extremities
rhexis break, burst
carcin cancer
penia decrease
gen original, production
burso sac
retro backwards
trip rub, friction
strept twist
desis binding
mani madness
glosso tongue
trophy development
supra above
ptosis falling
dyn pain
mast breast
rrhaphy suture
dent teeth
cephal head
auto self
epi upon
hydro water
lobo section
emesis vomiting
contra against, counter
iasis condition
trans through, across
brady slow
ectasis expansion
cyt cell
odont tooth
leuk white
esthesia sensation
cantho angle at end of eyelid
steno narrow, contracted
cheil lip
cele hernia
benign mild, not cancerous
semen seed
celio abdomen
erythro red
vaso vessel
melan black
cauda tail
lingua tongue
myring eardrum
spondyl spinal column
ovar egg (female reproductive cell)
centesis puncture
oto ear
billi bile
squam scale
mening membrane
cec blind passage
macul spot
pexy suspension
onco tumor
or mouth
sub under
spiro coil
lacrim tear
viscero organ
lact milk
onych nail, claw
thorac chest
pyle gate
vesic bladder
sphenic wedge
myel marrow, spinal cord
anti against
myco fungus
hallux great toe (big toe)
physio nature
bucco cheek
palpebr eyelid
plasia development
rug wrinkle, crease, fold
aur ear
acousti hearing
colpo hollow vagina
phon sound, voice
leio smooth
cor heart
ren kidney
orchi testis
encephal brain
thalam inner chamber
plexus braid
cilia eyelash
dendr tree, branching
phleb vein
pilo hair
histo tissue
stoma mouth
tympan eardrum
umbilic navel
salping tube
helio sun
astr star shaped
asthenia weakness
fascia sheet, band
iso equal
tarso ankle
tope place
pod foot
malign bad
adnexa ties, connection
ocul eye
lapar abdominal wall
dacry tear
ment mind
part labor, bring forth
sclera hard
somato body
trachel neck
sinus hollow
hypno sleep
sept wall, fence
scirr(h) hard
antr cavity
crine to secrete
dura hard
pneum lung
phage to eat
phren mind
corne horny
plak plate
iris rainbow
kerat horny
pulmo lung
ptyal saliva
alveol cavity
oophor ovary
oment covering
sedat quiet, calm
furca fork shaped
radic root
radi ray
fistul pipe
edema swelling
dactyl finger, toe
metabole change
pariet wall
ependym wrapping
gravid pregnant
aer air
glyco sweet
tarso framework of the eyelid
cheir, chir hand
rachi spinal column
later side
somni sleep
proli offspring
plegia paralysis
ab away from, not
phot light
phob fear
mamm breast
pharmac drug
mal bad
cryo cold
infra beneath
inter between
intra within
lal speech
macro large
puer child
vestibule entrance
tumor swelling
ex out, away from
thel nipple
ante before
poly many
post after
syn, sym together
therm heat
hormone excite
neo new
semi half
turbin shaped like a top
pre in front of before
an, a without, not
maxilla upper jawbone
trich hair
traumat wound
osmo odor
dynam power
mechano machine
pro in front of, before
en in
cut skin
dys bad
pleur pleura, rib, side
peps digest
micr small
labi lip
gran grain, particle
grad walk, take step
gemin twin
gangli swelling
dors back
digit finger, toe
calc heel, stone
cine move
colla glue
peri about, around
phak lens
strict draw tight
ameb change
vuls twitch, pull
metr uterus
tegument covering, skin
pan all
ramus branch
neuro nerve (nervous system)
thromb lump, clot
lien spleen
sarc flesh
glom ball
tens stretch
spas pull, draw
lumbo loins
arter atery
appendic appendix
thyro thyroid
splen spleen
ovario ovary
adreno adrenal gland
basi base
pelvi pelvis
vena vein
urethr urethra
utero uterus
sacro sacrum
pharyng pharynx
duodeno duodenum
urethr urethra
laryng larynx
bronch bronchus
col colon
esophag esophagus
bi two, double both
tri three
ile ileum
ili ilium
lig ligament
therap therapy
ventr front
vert turn
eu good
ambi both
amphi around, on both sides
brachy short
capit head
cau burn
clas break
duct tube
fiss split
ger old
heter other
infer under
hom same
olfact smell
orth straight
gyn female
pachy thick
phrag fence
poster back part
cata down
platy flat
pseud false
schiz split
proxim nearest
scol curved
apo away from
di twice
dia through
eury broad
pect chest
necr dead
mi less
morph form
dis apart
fac make, do
lept apart
lymph watery fluid
meta beyond
rrhag burst forth
sta stand
ton stretch
volv to roll
splanchn internal organs
rrhe flow
med middle
xer dry
per throughout
blast bud
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