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Set 5

Medical Terminology

bronch/o airway tubes in lung
cephal/o head
cervic/o neck
chondr/o cartilage
crin/o to separate from blood, secrete
cutane/o skin surface
dactyl/o digits, fingers, toes
eosin/o rose-colored
erythr/o red
furc/o branch, fork
gnos/o knowledge, understanding
lapar/o abdomen
lymph/o watery fluid
morph/o form, structure
mort/o death
necr/o dead
nephr/o kidney
ophthalm/o eye
ot/o ear
phag/o eat, swallow, engulf
phage eat, swallow, engulf
phob/o fear
physi/o nature, natural
plasm/o development, growth
pneum/o air, gas, lung air sacs
psych/o mind
radi/o rays or waves, x-ray, radius, forearm
rect/o upright, rectum
rhin/o nose
seps/o infection, bacteria
sept/i infection, bacteria
thyr/o shield, thyroid
tom/o cut, slice or a hole
tonsill/o tonsils
top/o location
tox/o poison, damaging
trache/o windpipe
vertebr/o back bones
ana/ positive, up
ante/ before
dys/ bad, labored
eu/ normal, even, good
mal/ bad, abnormal
meso/ middle
pro/ before
pseudo/ false
semi/ half
supra/ above, superior to
super/ above, superior to
/cele protruding sac, hernia
/crine secrete
/cyesis pregnancy
/dynia pain
/lysis break down or apart, dissolve
/lytic break down or apart, dissolve
/pexy affix, attach into place
/phobia fear
/phoria bear
/physis grow
/plasia growth, development
/pnea breathing
/poiesis formation
/ptosis drooped, slipped down
/rrhea flow
/sclerosis hardening
/sclerotic hardening
Created by: wilmabrigance