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chapter 4

gynecologist specialist for women
obstetrician delivers babies
pediatrician specialist for children
dermatologist specialist in skin
orthopedist specialist in straightening bones
cardiologist specialist in the heart
neurologist specialist in the brain, spinal cord
psychiatrist specialist in issues with mental health
taxidermy one who stuffs animal skins
pedagogy the art of teaching
demagoguery rule by people
hypodermic a needle that goes under the skin
pachyderm a large mammal with thick skin--elephant, rhino, etc
optician grinds lenses for glasses
geriatric having to do with old age
cardiogram a device that measures the rhythm of the heart
psychosis a break from reality
binoculars a device with two lenses to make images larger
monocle one lens
dermatitis inflammation of the skin
neurosis a mental disorder
optics eyes
intern inside
obstetrix midwife
gyne woman
internus inside
derma skin
hypos under
ophthalmos vision
oculus vision
ician medial specialist
opsis, optkos eye
paidos child
odontos tooth
kardia heart
logos study of
neuron nerve
-osis condition of
-itis inflammation
iatreia medical healing
geras old
algos medical healing
bi two
monos one
metron measure
demos people
psyche mind; soul
Created by: trina17


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