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Medical Term pretest

learning Medical Definitions

TermDefinition
gastr Stomach
cadi Heart
megal Enlaged
itis inflammation
dermat skin
plast surgical repair, plastic repair
cerebr brain
path disease
ectomy surgical removal of all or part of
enter intestines (usually small)
osis condition, any condition
otomy cut into, incision into
aden gland
angi vessel (usually blood)
oma tumor
nephr kidney
hepat liver
arthr joint
blephar eyelid
ologist a specialist in the study of
rhin nose
gingiv gum
malacia soft, soft condition
ology study of
spasm involuntary cotraction
algia pain
crani skull
end inside, within
hemi half
oid like
hyper above, more than normal
cyst sac containing fluid
chole bile
hypo under, beneath, deficient
scop look, observe
hyster uterus (womb)
ostomy to create an opening
para beside, beyond
lysis loosening,
cervic neck
chondr cartilage
cyan blue
hem(at) blood
ost bone
psycho mind
lip fat
my muscle
lith stone
ophthalm eye
proct anus
cost rib
gram record, write
acro extremities
rhexis break, burst
carcin cancer
penia decrease
gen original, production
burso sac
retro backwards
trip rub, friction
strept twist
desis binding, fixation
mani madness, mental disturbance
glosso tongue
trophy development, growth
supra above, over
ptosis falling, drooping
dyn pain
mast breast
rrhaphy suture, suturing
dent teeth
cephal head
auto self
epi upon, in addition
hydro water
lobo section
emesis vomiting
contra against, counter
iasis condition
trans through, across
brady slow
ectasis expanison
cyt cell
odont tooth
leuk white
esthesia sensation
cantho angle at the end of the eyelid
steno narrow, contracted
cheil lip
cele hernia
benign mild, not cancerous
semen seed
celio abdomen
erythro red
vaso vessel
melan black
cauda tail
lingua tongue
myring eardrum
spondyl spinal column
ovar egg(the female reproductive part)
centesis punture
oto ear
bili bile
squam scale
mening membrane
cec blind passage
macul spot(or stain)
pexy suspension, fixation
onco tumor, swelling or mass
or mouth
sub under, beneath, below
spiro coil
lacrim tear
viscero organ
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