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Med Term chap 12:

Chaber, The Language of Medicine

adenoid/o adenoids
alveol/o alveolus
bronch/o, bronchi/o branchial tubs
bronchiol/o bronchiole, small bronchus
capn/o carbon dioxide
coni/o duct
cyan/o blue
epiglott/o epiglottis
laryng/o larynx
lob/o lob of the lung
mediastin/o mediastinum
nas/o nose
orth/o straight, upright
ox/o oxygen
pector/o chest
pharyng/o pharynx, throat
phon/o voice
phren/o diaphragm
pleur/o pleura
pneum/o, pneumon/o air, lung
pulmon/o lung
rhin/o nose
sinus/o sinus, cavity
spir/o breathing
tel/o complete
thorac/o chest
tonsill/o tonsils
trache/o trachea, windpipe
-algia pain
-capnia carbon dioxide
-centesis surgical puncture to remove fluid
-dynia pain
-ectasis dilation, dilatation, widening
-ectomy removal, excision, resection
-ema condition
-lysis reducing, destroying, separating: breakdown
-oxia oxygen
-osmia small
-phonia voice, sound
-plasty surgical repair
-pnea breathing
-ptysis spitting
-rrhea flow, discharge
-sphyxia pulse
-stenosis hardening
-stomy new opening (to form a mouth)
-thorax chest
-tomy process of cutting
-trophy nourishment, development
Created by: msbzepeda