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MT 5 Quiz

Oral Quiz 9-10

TermsMeaning of the rootMeaning of suffix
pneumonia pneum-/pneumon-: lung, air -ia: Disease; pathological or abnormal condition
proctoscopy proct-: rectum, anus -scopy: process of viewing
psychiatry psych-: soul, mind -iatry: Medical treatment
psychoneurosis psych-: soul, mind -neur: nerve / -osis: condition, abnormal condition
pyelitis pyel-: renal pelvis -itis: inflammation
pylorostenosis pylor-: pylorus, gatekeeper sten-: narrow / -osis: condition, abnormal condition
pyogenic py-: pus -genic: producing, origin
radiosensitive radi-: x-ray, radius sensitive
spondylitis spondyl-: vertebrae, backbone -itis: inflammation
trachelitis trachel-: neck -itis: inflammation
tuberculosis tubercul-: tubercle -osis: condition, abnormal condition
visceral viscer-: organs -al: Of, relating to, or characterized by
abductor ab-: from, away from ductor: One who leads.
abnormal ab-: from, away from normal
anesthesia a-/an-: no, not, without, away from esthesia: capacity for sensation or feeling
apnea a-/an-: no, not, without, away from -pnea: breath, respiration
adrenal ad-: in the direction of, increase, toward, near renal: (Anatomy) of, relating to, resembling, or situated near the kidney
adhesion ad-: in the direction of, increase, toward, near
anteflexion ante-: before, forward flexion: the act of bending a joint or limb
antenatal ante-: before, forward
antisepsis anti-: against -sepsis: decay caused by a (specified) cause or of a (specified) sort
antipyretic anti-: against pyretic: Denoting or relating to fever.
bilateral bi-: two, both, double lateral: pertaining to a side.
bifurcation bi-: two, both, double furcation: the anatomical area where the roots divide on a multirooted tooth.
congenital defect co-/con-: together, with, jointly genital-: Relating to reproduction or generation.
connective tissue co-/con-: together, with, jointly
osteoma oste-: bone -oma: tumor, neoplasm
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