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Medical Terminology

Organization of the Body

TermWord Part
Abdomen (belly) Abdomin/o
Ankle (tarsus) Tars/o
Arm Brach/i; Brachi/o
Back Poster/o
Bones Oste/o
Breast Mast/o; Mamm/o
Cheek Bucc/o
Chest Thorac/o
Ear Aur/i; Ot/o
Elbow Cubit/o; Olecran/o
Eye Ophthalm/o; Ocul/o; Opt/o
Finger Dactyl/o
Foot Pod/o
Gums Gingiv/o
Hand Manus; Chir/o
Head Cephal/o
Heart Cardi/o
Hip or Hip Joint Coxa
Leg Crur/o
Liver Hepat/o
Lungs Pulm/o; Pulmon/o; Pneum/o; Pneumon/o
Mouth Or/o
Muscles Muscul/o; My/o
Navel Umbilic/o; Omphal/o
Neck Cervic/o
Nerves Neur/o
Nose Rhin/o; Nas/o
Ribs Cost/o
Side Later/o
Skin Derm/a; Dermat/o; Derm/o; Cutane/o
Skull Crani/o
Stomach Gastr/o
Teeth Dent/i
Temples Tempor/o
Thigh Bone Femor/o
Throat Pharyng/o
Tongue Lingu/o; Gloss/o
Wrist (Carpus) Carp/o
Fat Adip/o
Man Andr/o
Toward the Front Anter/o
Life Bi/o
Tail Caud/o
Cell Cyt/o
Away from the point of Origin Dist/o
Backward Dors/o
Tissue Hist/o
Water Hydr/o
Below Infer/o
Groin Inguin/o
Cell's Nucleus Kary/o
Toward the Middle Medi/o
Organ organ/o
Disease Path/o
To Show Phen/o
Nature Physi/o
Behind, Toward the Back, Back Poster/o
Near the point of Origin Proxim/o
Body Somat/o
Near or On the Belly side of the Body Ventr/o
Body Organs Viscer/o
Created by: Assaleema



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