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Med term elements

Elements making up Medical Terminology

adenosis aden/osis - any condition of a gland
adenectomy aden/ectomy - removal of all or part of a gland
arthritis arthr/itis - inflammation of a joint
blephroplasty blephr/o/plasty - surgical repair of an eyelid
cardiologist cardi/ologist - specialist in the study of the heart
cerebralmalacia cerebr/o/mylacia - softening of the brain
dermatitis dermat/itis - inflammation of the skin
gastrectomy gastr/ectomy - surgical removal of all or part of the stomach
enteric enter/ic - pertaining to or of the intestines
gastroenteric gastr/o/enter/ic - pertains to the stomach and intestines
gingivitis gingiv/itis - inflammation of the gums
hepatology hepat/ology - the study of the liver
gastrenteritis gastr/enter/itis - an inflammation of the stomach and the intestines
nephromalacia nephr/o/malacia - softening of the kidney
hepatomegaly hepat/o/megal/y - enlargement of the liver
nephrosis nephr/osis - any condition of the kidney
pathologist path/ologist - a specialist in the study of diseases
dermatology dermat/ology - the study of skin
adenoma aden/oma - tumor that has a glandular structure
gastrosis gastr/osis - any condition of the stomach
nephrotomy nephr/otomy - surgical cut into the kidney
cerebropathy cerebr/o/path/y - any disease of the brain
Created by: StarAngel223