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Stack #13951

aden/o gland
aden/tis inflammation of a gland
arthr/o joint
arthritis inflammation of a joint
bi/o life
biology study of life
biopsy process of viewing life
carcin/o cancerous
carcinoma cancerous tumor
cardi/o heart
cardiology study of the heart
cephal/o head
cephalic pertaining to the head
cerebr/o cerebrum
cerebral pertaining to the cerebrum
cis/o to cut
incision process of cutting into
crin/o secrete
endocrine glands glands that secrete within the bloodstream
cyst/o urinary bladder, sac or cyst
cystoscopy visual exam of uninary bladder
cyt/o cell
cytology study of cells
derm/o skin
dermatitus inflammation of the skin
hypodermic pertaining to under the skin
electr/o electricity
electrocardiogram record of electricity of heart
encephal/o brain
electroencephalogram record of electricity of brain
enter/o intestines
enteritis inflammation fo the small intestine
erythr/o red
erythrocyte red blood cell
gastr/o stomach
gastrectomy removal of the stomach
gastrotomy incision in to the stomach
gnos/o knowledge
diagnosis complete knowledge of a condition
gynec/o woman, female
gynecology study of females
hemat/o blood
hematology study of blood
hematoma mass of blood
hepat/o liver
hepatitis inflammation of liver
iatr/o treatment
iatrogenic produced by treatment
leuk/o white
leukocyte white blood cell
nephr/o kidney
nephritis inflammation of kidneys
neur/o nerve
neurology study of nerve
onc/o tumor
oncology study of tumors
oncologist specialist in the study of tumors
opthalm/o eye
opthalmoscope instrument for visual exam of eye
oste/o bone
osteitis inflammation of a bone
osteoarthritis inflammation of joint and bone
path/o disease
pathology study of diseases
pathologist specialist in the study of diseases
ped/o child
pediatric pertaining to treatment of children
psych/o mind
psychology study of mind
psychiatrist specialist in the study of the mind
radi/o x-rays
radiology study of x-rays
ren/o kidney
renal pertaining to kidneys
rhin/o nose
rhinitis inflammation of the nose
sarc/o flesh
sarcoma tumor of the flesh
sect/o to cut
resection process of cutting backwards
thromb/o clotting
thrombocyte clotting cell
ur/o urninary tract
urology study of urinary tract
-ac pertaining to
-al pertaining to
algia pain
-cyte cell
-ectomy exision
-emia blood condition
-genic pertaining to, produced by or in
-gram record
-ic, -ical pertaining to
-ion process
-ist specialist
-itis inflammation
-logy study of
-oma tumor, mass, swelling
-opsy process of viewing
-osis condition, usually abnormal
-pathy disease condition
-scope instrument to visually examine
-scopy process of visually examining
-sis state of
-tomy process of cutting incision
-y process
a-, an no, not, without
auto self
dia- through, complete
endo- within
epi- above, upon
ex- out
exo- out
hyper- excessive
hypo- deficient,
in- into in
peri- surrounding, around
pro- before
re- back, backward, again
retro- behind
sub- below, under
trans- across, through
Created by: Fauz