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Focus: Hope HCT

Chabner, Med Terms--a short course ch 3 word parts

-al pertaining to
-algia pain
-ar pertaining to
-ary pertaining to
-centesis surgical puncture to remove fluid
-eal pertaining to
-ectomy removal, resection, excision
-emia blood condition
-gram record
-graphy process of recording
-ia condition
-ic pertaining to
-itis inflammation
-lysis separation, breakdown, destruction
-megaly enlargement
-oma tumor, mass
-osis abnormal condition
-pathy disease
-plasty surgical repair
-rrhage excessive discharge of blood
-rrhagia excessive discharge of blood
-rrhea flow, discharge
-sclerosis hardening
-scopy visual examination
-stomy opening
-therapy treatment
-tomy incision, cut into
-uria urine condition
Aden/o gland
Amni/o amnion
Angi/o vessel
Arteri/o artery
Arthr/o joint
Ather/o plaque, collection of fatty material
Axill/o armpit
Bronch/o bronchial tubes
Carcin/o cancerous
Cardi/o heart
Chem/o drug, chemical
Cholecyst/o gallbladder
Chron/o time
Col/o colon (large intestine)
Crani/o skull
Cry/o cold
Cyst/o urinary bladder
Encephal/o brain
Erythr/o red
Esophag/o esophagus
Hemat/o blood
Hepat/o liver
Hyster/o uterus
Inguin/o groin
Isch/o to hold back
Lapar/o abdomen
Laryng/o larynx
Leuk/o white
Mamm/o breast
Mast/o breast
Men/o menstruation
Mening/o meninges
My/o muscle
Myel/o spinal cord or bone marrow
Necr/o death
Nephr/o kidney
Neur/o nerve
Oophor/o ovary
Oste/o bone
Ot/o ear
Pelv/o hip area
Peritone/o peritoneum
Phleb/o vein
Pneumon/o lung
Pulmon/o lung
Radi/o x-rays
Ren/o kidney
Rhin/o nose
Salping/o fallopian tube
Sarc/o flesh
Septic/o pertaining to infection
Thorac/o chest
Tonsill/o tonsil
Trache/o trachea
Ur/o urine, urinary tract
Vascul/o blood vessel
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