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Medical Terminology

Define and describe medical terms and their components.

First component of common Medical Terms? Prefix
Last component of common Medical Terms? Suffix
Define the CF gastr/o Relating to the stomach.
Define clostr/o-phobia and its components? Clostr/o- small or closed space. Phobia- fear or fear of. Definition- fear of small or closed spaces.
The pelv/o area is? Pelvis or pelvic area.
Name the main component of Medical Terminology? The Root Word.
The term holistic mean? In whole. Commonly used to treat all aspects of care. Such as physical, mental, social, and in whole.
Define and label Sarc/o? Connected tissue. A combining form.
What is your main goal as a Medical Assistant? To assist the patient and physician as best as I possibly can. Performing both clerical and administrative duties. As well as other jobs like cleaning and organizing or ordering, among others, when there is time.
Created by: shaneleu