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Medical Terms

gastr- stomach
cardi- heart
megal- enlargement
-itis inflammation
dermat- skin
plast- surgical repair
cerebr- brain
path- disease
-ectomy surgical removal
enter- intestines
-osis condition of
-otomy to cut into, incision
angi- vessels
-oma tumor
nephr- kidney
hepat- liver
arthr- joint
blephar- eyelid
-ologist a person who studies
rhin- nose
gingiv- gums
-malacia soft
-ology the study of
spasm involuntary contraction
aden- gland
-algia pain
crani- skull
-oid like
end- inside, within
hemi- half
hypo- below normal
-scop to observe
hyster- uterus
para- beside
-ostomy to create an opening
-lysis destruction
cervic- neck
chondr- cartilage
cyan- blue
hem/hemat- blood
ost- bone
psycho- mind
lip- fat
my- muscle
lith- stone
ophthalm-/opt- eye
proct- anus
cyst- sac of fluid
chole- bile
-gram to record
acro- extremities
rhexis to break/burst
carcin- cancer
-penia to decrease
gen- original production
burso- sac
retr(o)- backwards
trip- rub/friction
strept- twist
-desis binding
mani- madness
glosso- tongue
-trophy development
supra- above
-ptosis falling
-dyn- pain
mast- breast
-rraphy suture
dent- teeth
cephal- head
auto- self
epi- upon
hydro- water
Created by: isaracollins