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terminology names

terminology words

acro extremities
acoust(i) hearing
aden gland
adnexa ties,connection
algia pain
angi vessel
anti against
antr cavity
arthr joint
asthenia weakness
astr star-shaped
aur ear
auto self
benign mild,not cancerous
bili bile
blephar eyelid
brady slow
bucc(o) cheek
burso sac
cantho angle at the end of the eyelid
carcin cancer
cardi heart
cauda tail
cec blind passage
cele hernia
celio abdomen
centesis puncture
cephal head
cerebr brain
cervic neck
cheil lip
chole bile
chondr cartilage
cilia eyelash
colp hollow,vagina
contra against,counter
cor heart
cost rib
crani skull
crine to secrete
cyan blue
cyst sac containing fluid
cyt cell
dacry tear
dendr tree,branching
dent teeth
dermat skin
desis binding
dura hard
dyn pain
ectasis expansion
ectomy surgical removal
emesis vomiting
encephal brain
end within,inside
enter intestines
epi upon
erythro red
esthesia sensation
fascia sheet,band
gastr stomach
gen original, production
gingiv gum
glosso tongue
gram record
hallux great toe (big toe)
helio sun
hem(at) blood
hemi half
hepat liver
histo tissue
hydro water
hyper above, more than normal
hypno sleep
hypo under
hyster uterus
iasis condition
iso equal
itis inflammation
lacrim tear
lact milk
lapar abdominal wall
leio smooth
leuk white
lingua tongue
lip fat
lith stone
lobo section
lysis loosening, destruction
macul spot
malacia soft
malign bad
mani madness
mast breast
ment mind
my muscle
myco fungus
myel marrow, spinal cord
myring eardrum
megal enlarged
melan black
mening membrane
nephr kidney
ocul eye
odont tooth
oid like
ologist specialist
ology the study of
oma tumor
onco tumor
onych nail, claw
ophthalm-opt eye
or mouth
orchi testis
osis any condition
ost bone
ostomy create an opening
oto ear
otomy cut into
ovar egg(egg, the femal reproductive cell)
para beside, beyond
part labor,bringforth
palpebr eyelid
path disease
penia decrease
pexy suspension
phleb vein
phon voice, sound
physio nature
pilo hair
plasia development
plast surgical repair
plexus braid
pod foot
proct anus
psycho mind
ptosis falling
pyle gate
ren kidney
retr(o) backwards
rhexis break,burst
rhin nose
rrhapphy suture
rug wrinkle,fold,crease
salpingo tube
scirr(h) hard
scler(a) hard
scop observe
semen seed
sept wall, fence
sinus hollow space
somato body
spasm involuntary contraction
sphenic wedge
spiro coil
spondyl spinal column
squam scale
steno narrow contracted
stoma mouth
strept twist
sub under
supra above
tarso ankle
thalam inner chamber
thorac chest
tope place
trachel neck
trans through, across
trip rub, friction
trophy development
tympan eardrum
umbilic navel
vaso vessel
vesic bladder
viscero organ
Created by: cocokiss