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Combining Forms #1

Medical Terminolgy- Combining Forms for Ch.3-5

Albin/o white
Bi/o life
Cry/o cold
Cutane/o skin
Derm/o skin
Dermat/o skin
Cyan/o blue
Diaphor/o profuse sweating
Electr/o electricity
Erythr/o red
Hidr/o sweat
Itchy/o scaly, horny
Leuk/o white
Lip/o fat
Melan/o black
Myc/o fungus
Necr/o death
Onych/o nail
Pedicul/o lice
Phot/o light
Py/o pus
Rhytid/o wrinkle
Scler/o hard
Seb/o oil
Trich/o hair
Ungu/o nail
Vesic/o bladder
Xer/o dry
Bas/o the base
Carcin/o cancer
Chem/o chemical
Cis/o to cut
Cyt/o cell
Esthesi/o feeling
Hem/o blood
Sarc/o flesh
System/o system
Ankyl/o stiff joint
Arthr/o joint
Articul/o joint
Burs/o sac
Carp/o wrist
Cervic/o neck
Chondr/o cartilage
Clavicul/o clavicle
Coccyg/o coccyx
Cortic/o outer portion
Cost/o rib
Crani/o skull
Femor/o femur
Fibul/o fibula
Humer/o humerus
Ili/o illium
Ischi/o ischium
Kyph/o hump
Lamin/o lamina, part of vertebra
Lord/o bent backwards
Lumb/o low back, loin
Mandibul/o mandible
Maxilla/o maxilla
Medull/o inner portion
Metacarp/o metacarpals
Metatars/o metatarsals
Myel/o bone marrow, spinal cord
Orth/o straight
Oste/o bone
Patell/o patella
Ped/o child, foot
Pelv/o pelvis
Phalang/o phalanges
Pod/o foot
Prosthet/o addition
Pub/o pubis
Radi/o radius, ray (x-ray)
Sacr/o sacrum
Sarc/o flesh (muscular substance)
Scapul/o scapula
Scoli/o crooked, bent
Spin/o spine
Sponclyl/o vertebrae
Stern/o sternum
Synovi/o synovial membrane
Synov/o synovial membrane
Tars/o ankle
Thorac/o chest
Tibi/o tibia
Uln/o ulna
Vertebr/o vertebra
Duct/o to bring
Extens/o to stretch out
Fasci/o fibrous band
Fibr/o fibers
Flex/o to bend
Kinesi/o movement
Muscul/o muscle
My/o muscle
Myos/o muscle
Myocardi/o heart muscle
Plant/o sole of foot
Rotat/o to revolve
Ten/o tendon
Tend/o tendon
Tendin/o tendon
Vers/o to turn
Later/o side
Angi/o vessel
Aort/o aorta
Arteri/o artery
Ather/o fatty substance
Atri/o atrium
Cardi/o heart
Coron/o heart
Corpor/o body
Embol/o plug
Isch/o to hold back
Pect/o chest
Steth/o chest
Phleb/o vein
Sphygm/o pulse
Thromb/o clot
Valv/o valve
Valvul/o valve
Varic/o dilated vein
Vascul/o blood vessel
Vas/o vessel, duct
Ven/o vein
Ventricul/o ventricle
Lip/o fat
Pulmon/o lung
Sept/o a wall
Son/o sound
Created by: DougieFresh54