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Medical Terminology2

by @kaitlyncruz

macro-, mega large
mast-, mammo- breast
micro- small
mono-, uni- one, single
myo- muscle
myco- fungus
necro- death
neo- new
nephro-, ren- kidney
-oma tumor
-orrhea flow, discharge
orch- testicle
orth- normal, straight
-otomy cutting into
pan- all, complete
-partum birth
path- disease, abnormal
-penia lack of, deficiency
peri- around
-phasia speech
phleb- vein
-plasty surgical correction
-plegia paralysis
-pnea breathing
poly- many, much
-ptosis drooping, sagging
retro- backward, behind
rhin- nose
-rrhaphy suture of, sewing up
-scopy observation
-stasis stoppage
-stomy artificial opening
tachy- fast
thromb- clot
-trophy nutrition, growth
ultra- beyond
-uria urine
Created by: kaitlyncruz



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