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Med Prep C

Word roots,prefixes,suffixes

calculus stone
cardi cardio heart
carpal wrist
-cele tumor, swelling,hernia,sac
-centesis puncture
cephalo head
cerebro brain
cervi neck
chiro hand
chole gall/bile
cholecysto gallbladder
choledocho common bile duct
chondro cartilage
-cide kill
circum- around
-cise cut
col, colo colon
colpa colpo vagina
contra- against
costo- costa- rib
cranio skull
crine secrete
cyan blue
cysto (urinary) bladder
cyto- cell
C* Celsius
_ c with
CBC Complete blood count
cc cubic centimeter
CCU Critical Care Unit Coronary Care Unit
cm centimeter
c/o complains of
CNS Central Nervous System
CO2 Carbon Dioxide
CVA Cerebral Vascular Accident
CPR Cardiopulmonary Resusitation
Created by: MrsBuss
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