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pharmacy terminology


Word PartMeaning
aden, onc tumor
arthr joint
carcin cancer
cardi heart
cephal head
cerebrum brain
cyst bladder
cyt cell
derma skin
gynec woman
hem blood
hepat liver
nephr, renal kidney
neur nerve
opthalm eye
oste bone
path disease
rhin nose
thromb clot
ur urine
bleph eyelid
itis` inflammation
ic, aL pertaining to
ology study of
ologist one who study
endo within
scopy process of viewing
gen to produce
sis, ia condition of
a no, not, without
ante before, forward
anti against
brady slow
contra against
dis painful, difficult
bio life
em blood
lysis to break down
rrhea discharge, flow
indication use
ec, ecto outside
hyper, supra excessive, above
ventricles lower chambers of the heart
hypo, sub below, dificient under
lingual tounge
pan all
hyster uterus, womb
para beside, near
peri surrounding
poly many
py pus
re back
gastric stomach
retro behind
tachy fast
trans across
syn together
malacia softening
ist specialist
secti to cut
tion act of (incision)
tom to cut
y process of
crit to separate
ectomy excision, removal of
ia condition of
sis or state of
dia complete
gnos knowledge
alg pain
gram record of
opsy process of viewing
auto one's self
osis abnormal condition
erythr red
scope instrument for viewing
tomy process of cutting
Created by: huannguyen



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