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Med. terms for CNA

medical terms for CNA students

abdomin/o abdomen
acous/o hearing
acr/o extremities
aden/o gland
adren/o adrenal glands
agglutin clumping
albin/o white
aliment/o nourish
an/o anus
angi/o blood vessel
anter/o front
arthro/o joint
ather/o fatty subtanc;plaque
audi/o hearing
bil/i bile
brachi/o arm
bronchi/o bronchiole
bronch/o bronchus
burs/o sac
calc/o calcium
carcin/o cancerous
cardi heart
carp/o wrist
cephal/o head
cerbr/o brain
cervic/o neck, cervix
cheil/o lip
chol/e bile, gall
cholecyst/o gallbladder
chrom/o color
col/o colon
cor/o heart
crani/o head, skull
cry/o cold
cutane/o skin
cyan/o blue
cyst/o cyst, sac, bladder
cyt/o cell
dent/o, odont/o dental, tooth
derm/o, dermat/o skin
dors/o back of body
duoden/o duodenum
encophal/o brain
enter/o small intestine
epiglott/o epiglottis
erythem/o flush
erythr/o red
esophag/o esophagus
femor/o femur, thigh bone
fibul/o fibula, smaller outer bone of lower leg
gastr/o stomach
gingiv/o gums
gloss/o tongue
gluc/o sugar
gynec/o women, female
hem/o, hemat/o blood
hemangi/o blood vessel
hepat/o liver
hidr/o sweat
hisit/o tissue
humer/o humerus, upper arm bone
hyster/o uterus, womb
ile/o ileum
ili/o ilium, part of hip bone
kal/i potassium
lact/o milk
laryng/o larynx
leuk/o white
leukocyt/o white cell
lingu/o tongue
lip/o fat
lith/o stone
mast/o breast
medi/o middle
melan/o black
metacarp/o metacarpus, bones of hand
muscul/o muscle
myel/o bone marrow
nas/o, rhin/o nose
nephr/o, ren/o kidney
neur/o nerve
ocul/o eye
or/o mouth
oste/o bone
ot/o ear
pector/o chest
ped/o foot
phag/o eat, swallow
phalang/o phalanges, bones of fingers and toes
phas/o speech
phleb/o vein
pil/o hair
pneum/o lung, air
py/o pus
tend/o tendon
thorac/o, thorax/o chest
thromb/o clot
trache/o neck
ungu/o nail
urin/o urine
vas/o vessel
vit/o blemish
xer/o dry
Created by: lindseyML