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ROOT WORDS

MEDICAL TERM

QuestionAnswer
adeno gland sweat gland, (SWEATY DINOSAUR)
calculi stone (MATH)
cele tumor cyst hernia (FOR SALE)
cyto cell (JAIL CELL)
glyco sweet sugar (DOUGHNUTS)
hemo, homo similar same like (SAME HOME)
lingua tongue (IN MOUTH)
lip fat (FATTY FOODS)
lith stone (SPEAKING WITH STONES IN MOUTH)
madora falling hair (CUTTING HAIR)
psych mind (MENTAL)
pyo pus (POPPING A ZIT)
radi rays (RADIATION)
thermic heat (TEMPERATURE)
arthro joint joint inflammation (ARM BEND)
carpo wrist
chondro cartilage soft (MOVEMENT OF JOINTS)
costa rib (BUYING RIBS FOR DINNER)
craino skull (BRAIN,HEAD)
dactyl finger (WEB FINGERS)
ili hip (PERSON IS HIP, COOL)
manus hand (HELPING HAND)
myel bone marrow (SOFT TISSUE IN THE INTERIOR BONES)
myo muscle (STRONG)
ortho straighten (STRAIGHTENING YOUR HAIR)
osteo bone (BONES IN THE BODY)
pedi foot (STAND ON YOUR FOOT)
spondyl vertebra (YOUR SPINE)
cutis skin (COVERS THE WHOLE BODY)
dent teeth (DENTIST)
derma skin (DERMATOLOGIST)
hapsia touch (FEELING SOMETHING)
odont teeth (DENTIST)
onco tumor
onychia nail beds (FLOWER BED)
pedicular lice (HEAD,BUGS)
prurigo itching (MOSQUITO BITE)
psora itch (SCRATCH IT)
sarco flesh (SKIN EATING, OPEN WOUND)
scleo hard (BRICK)
squamous scalelike (SCALY FISH)
tricho hair (WIG)
chole bile, gallbladder (REMOVED,HAD MINE TAKING OUT)
colon large intestine (COLONY, BUTT)
emesis vomiting (THROW UP)
entero intestine (ENTER, INSIDE)
gastro stomach (HUNGARY, WHERE FOOD GOES)
glosso tongue (IN MOUTH, YOU STICK OUT AT PEOPLE)
hepat liver (LIVER AND ONIONS FOR DINNER)
ile ileum (DUODENUM, JEJUNUM, 3 SECTIONS IN THE SMALL INTESTINE)
laparo abdomen (GAS PAINS)
myxo mucus (YELLOWISH SALIVA, NASAL)
procto anus, rectum (BUTT)
pyloro pylorus, gatekeeper (HOLDS FOOD IN STOMACH READY TO DIGEST)
stoma opening, mouth (SURGICAL OPENING)
viscero body organs (EVERYTHING INSIDE THE BODY)
angio vessel (BROKEN VESSELS SPOTS)
aortal aorta (MAIN ARTERY IN THE HEART)
arterio artery
cardio heart (DECK OF HEARTS)
emboli vessel obstruction (BLOOD CLOT)
emia blood
hema, hemo blood
phleb vein (WHEN GETTING BLOOD WORK DONE, YOU LOOK FOR IT)
thrombo blood clot
varico varicose veins (VEINS ON LEGS POP OUT)
vaso blood vessel
vena vein (BLOOD GOES THROW THEM)
ventricu heart cavity (HEART CAVITY)
broncho airway (WINDPIPE)
cili hairlike (WIG)
ectasis expansion (BREATHING IN)
laryngo larynx (VOICE BOX)
naso nose (NASAL)
oro mouth (ORAL, TALK WITH)
oxy oxygen, keen (STRONG, NEED AIR TO BREATH)
petor breast, chest (BOOBS)
pleura rib side (RIBS)
pneumo lung (NEED TO BREATH WITH)
ptysis to spit (SPIT)
pulmo lungs (NEED TO BREATH WITH)
rhin nose (RHINOCEROS, RHINO)
tracheo trachea, windpipe (WINDPIPE, AIR TRAVELS THROUGH)
creatinine waste material (WASTE MATERIAL)
cysto bladder (BLADDER)
glomerulo nephron, part, little ball (LITTLE BALL, YARN, GLOBE)
nephro kidney (KIDNEY, PAIR)
peritoneo lining of abdominal organs (LINING OF ABDOMINAL ORGANS)
pyelo pelvis (PELVIS,HIPS)
reni kidney (KIDNEY)
uretero ureter (KIDNEY STONES)
urethro urethra (URETHRA)
uri urine (PEE)
uric pertaining to urine (URINE, PEE)
urina urine (PEE, BEER)
uro urine (PEE, YELLOW)
bulbo bulblike, bulourethral gland (BULBLIKE, LIKE)
cervi uterus, neck (NEXT MASSAGE)
galacto milk (BREAST MILK)
genito reproductive system (REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM
hyster urterus (URTERUS, TEARS GIVEN BIRTH)
lactin milk (BREAST MILK)
mast breast (BREAST, BREASTBONE)
metr uterus (URANUS, FAR AWAY)
natal born (BABY BORN)
oophoro ovary (EGGS)
orchido testicle (BALLS)
ova, ovi, ovo egg (EGG)
salping tube, fallopian (SALPING TICKETS)
sperma, spermato seed (PLANTING SEEDS)
vas duct, vessel (DONALD DUCK)
audio sound
cerebro brain
encephalo brain (HALO)
esthesia sensation
medulla brain middle (MIDDLE OF BRAIN)
meningo membraines, spinal cord (MEN BRAINS)
neuro nerves
occiput back of skull (PART THAT LAYS ON PILLOW)
oculo eye (BINOCULAS)
ophthalmo eye (BINOCULAS)
oto ear (HEAR FROM)
parietes parietel, wall part (WALL OF BRAIN)
pons bridges (I PUT WINDOW DOWN WHEN DRIVING OVER THEM)
tempora temporal
Created by: hummerssr