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Lesson 1

Common Root & Musculoskeletal Terms

Adeno Adenoma Gland Tumor
Calculi Calculosis Stones (gall or kidney)
Cele Hydrocele Tumor, Cyst, Hernia
Cyto Cytology Cell Study of cells
Glyco Glycosuria Sweet, Sugar Sugar in urine
Homeo Homo Homeostasis Similar, same, like Same Environment
Lingua Linguform Tongue Tongue-shaped
Lip Lipmoa Fat (lip) Fat Tumor
Lith Lithotripsy Stong Stone dissolve
Madaro Madarosis Falling Hair Loss of eyelashes or eyebrows
Psych Psycho Mind Study of psychology, mental processes)
Pyo Pyogenic Pus Pus Producing
Radi Radiology Rays Rays, study of)
Thermic Thermobiosis Heat Exists at high temperature
Arthro Arthritis joint joint inflammantion
Carpo Carpoptosis wrist wrist dropping
Chondro Chondromalacia Cartilage Cartilage, soft
Costa Intercostal rib between ribs
cranio Craniotomy skull skull incision
Dactyl\ Dactylitis finger finger inflammation
Ili Iliosacral hip illum and sacrum
manus manicure hand hand care
Myel Myeloma bone marrow marrow tumor
Myo Myoedema muscle muscle swelling
Ortho Orthopedic straighten concerning deformities
Osteo Osteoplast bone bone surgery
Pedi Pedicure foot foot care
Spondyl Spondylitis vertebra vertebrae inflammation
Created by: kthomson1945



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