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Medical Terminology

chapter 1

hemat/o blood
hepat/o liver
ophthalm/o eye
ur/o urinary
ger/o aging
gastro/o stomach
-ectomy removal
-tomy incision
-tome an instrament to cut
-opsy a viewing
-pathy the disease process
-stomy a new opening
peri- surrounding
ex- outside, out
an- no, not, without
endo- within
if a term ends in a then drop the a and add ae
if a term ends in is then drop the is and add es
if a term ends in nx then drop the nx and add nges
if a term ends in um then drop the um and add a
if a term ends in us then drop the us and add i
if a term ends in y then drop the y and ies
Created by: angfli