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Medical Terminology

Module 3b

acr/o extremity
adip/o fat
albumin/o protein
ambly/o dim; dull
andr/o male
ankyl/o stiffness; crooked
articul/o joint
audi/o hearing
aur/o ear
blephar/o eyelid
bronchi/o bronchial tube; bronchus
bronchiol/o bronchiole
carp/o wrist
cerebell/o cerebellum
cheir/o ; chir/o hand
chondr/o cartilage
clavicul/o clavicle; collar bone
coccyg/o coccyx; tailbone
colp/o vagina
conjunctiv/o conjuctiva
corne/o cornea
cost/o rib
dacry/o tear
dactyl/o fingers ; toes
diaphor/o sweating; perspiration
epididym/o epididymis
episi/o vulva
femor/o femur; thigh bone
galact/o milk
gangli/o ganglion
glomerul/o glomerulus
gravid/o pregnancy
hyster/o uterus
ichthy/o scaly; dry
ili/o ilium
ir/o ; irid/o iris
ischi/o ischium
kerat/o hard; horny ; cornea
kinesi/i movement
kyph/o hump back; bent forward
lacrim/o tear; tear duct
lact/o milk
lip/o fat
lord/o sway back
lumb/o lower back
mamm/o breast
mast/o breast
men/o menses; menstruation
mening/o membranes; meninges
muscul/o muscle
myc/o fungus
myel/o bone marrow ; spinal cord
myring/o eardrum
o/o egg
ocul/o eye
onych/o nail
oophar/o ovary
opt/o eye; vision
orchi/o ; orchid/o testes
orth/o straight; normal; correct
ot/o ear
ov/o egg
ovari/o overy
pector/o chest
pelv/i pelvic bone
pelv/o pelvic cavity; hip
perine/o perineum
phac/o ; phak/o lens of the eye
pil/o hair
pne/o breathing
pneum/o air; gas
pneumon/o lung
pod/o foot
poli/o gray matter
pub/o pubis
pyel/o renal pelvis
salping/o tube
scapul/o scapula; shoulder blade
scler/o white of the eye
scoli/o scrooked
seb/o ; sebace/o sebum
sperm/o ; spermat/o sperm cells
spondyl/o vertabrae
staped/o stapes
stern/o sternum; breast bone
steth/o chest
ten/o ; tendin/o tendon
trache/o windpipe; trachea
trich/o hair
tympan/o eardrum
ureter/o ureter
urethr/o urethra
uter/o uterus
vagin/o vagina
vas/o vas deferens; vessel; duct
ventricul/o ventricle
vesic/o blister; bladder
xer/o dry
CNS Central Nervous System
PNS Peripheral Nervous System - cranial and spinal nerves
Created by: KariTansowny



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