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krista lopez

medical language

mediolateral pertaining to from the middle to the side
prone lying on front side
supine lying on the back side
later/o side
med/i middle
dist/o end
proxim/o begining
posteranterior from the back to front
anterposterior from the front to back
poster/o behind
dors/o behind
anter/o front
ventro- front
infer/o below
super/o above
jaund/o yellow
cirrh/o yellow
xanth/o yellow
melan/o black
luek/o albin/o white. albino- a condition of white blood cells, a condition of white skin
erythr/o erytherm/o red, red skin color
cyan/o blue
sumat/o body
anc/o tumor or mass
sarc/o flesh
my/o muscle
amy/o amlase starch/enzyme
pelvic cavity reproductive organs lg intestine
adonminal cavity contains stomach, intesting, gall bladder, spleen, pancreas, kidneys
thoracic cavity the chest, heart, lungs, esophagus, trachea
spinal cavity spinal cord
cranial cavity skull contains the brain
system groups of organs that work together
organ groups of tissues that work together
tissues a group of cells that perform certain tasts
cells basic unit of life
ven- vein
mac- skin lession
-icle -ole -ula small
-ion process
-ism condition
pod of the feet
iatry treatment
um a
on a
ex ices
ix ices
is es
en ina
ax aces
mening- meninges
saliv- saliva
ary, eal, ical, ory, uat, tic pertaining to
us i
y ies
Created by: kristalopez
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