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ch5 wordparts

Exploring Medical Language 8th edition ch5 wordparts(N.D.'s class)

adenoido adenoids
alveolo air sac
atelo incomplete
bronchio bronchus
broncho bronchus
capno carbon dioxide
diaphragmato diaphragm
epiglotto epiglottis
hemato blood
hemo blood
laryngo voice box
lobo lobe; section
muco mucus
naso nose
ortho straight
oxi oxygen
oxo oxygen
pharyngo throat
phono sound or voice
pleuro outer lining of the lung
pneumo air
pneumono lung
pulmono lung
pyo pus
rhino nose
septo septum
sinuso sinus
spiro breathe, breathing
thoraco chest
tonsillo tonsil
trachea windpipe
a- without or absence of
an- without or absence of
endo- within
eu- normal, good
pan- all
poly- many, much
tachy- fast, rapid
-algia pain
-ar pertaining to
-ary pertaining to
-cele hernia or protrusion
-centesis surgical puncture to aspirate fluid
-eal pertaining to
-ectasis dilation
-emia blood condition
-gram record, x-ray film
-graphy process of recording, x-ray filming
-meter instrument used to measure
-metry measurement
-pexy surgical fixation, suspension
-pnea breathing
-rrhagia rapid flow of blood
-scope instrument used for visual examination
-scopic pertaining to visual examination
-scopy visual examination
-spasm sudden, involuntary muscle contraction
-stenosis constriction or narrowing
-stomy creation of an artificial opening
-thorax chest
-tomy cut into or incision
Created by: skopetsky