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ABC aspiration biopsy cytology
alk phos alkaline phosphatase
ALT alanine amniotransferase
AST angiotensin sensitivity
Ba barium
BE barium enema
BM bowel movement
BMI body mass index
CF cystic fibrosis
CT computed tomography
EGD esophagogastroduodenoscopy
ERCP endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography
GB gallbladder
GBS gallbladder series (x-ray studies)
GER gastroesophageal reflux
GI gastrointestinal
HAV hepatitis A virus
HBV hepatitis B virus
HCV hepatitis C virus
HDV hepatitis D virus
HEV hepatitis E virus
IBS irritable bowl syndrome
LFT liver function test
NG nasogastric
PE physical examination; pulmonary embolism
PTHC percutaneous transhepatic cholangeography
stat, STAT immediately
PMH past medical history
PUD peptic ulcer disease
RGB roux-en-Y gastric bypass
R/O rule out
a.c. before meals
b.id. twice a day
hs half strength
NPO nothing by mouth
pc after meals
p.o. by mouth
p.r.n. as required
qAM every morning
q.d. every day
q.h. every hour
q.2h. ever 2 hours
q.i.d. four times a day
q.o.d. every other day
qPM every evening
t.i.d. three times a day
GERD gastroesophageal reflux disease
GI digestive
NG nasogastric
a-, an- without, not
dia- through, across
per- through
ultra- excess, beyond
dys- bad, painful, difficult
endo- in; within
peri- around
sub- below
-emesis vomit
-iasis abnormal condition
-megaly enlargement
-orexia appetite
-pepsia digestion
-phagia swallowing; eating
-prandial meal
-rrhea discharge; flow
aliment/o nourish
an/o anus
append/o appendix
appendic/o appendix
hepat/o liver
bucc/o cheek
cheil/o lip
celi/o abdomen
cec/o cecum
chol/o bile
chol/e bile, gall
cholecyst/o gallbladder
choledoch/o bile duct
cholangi/o bile vessel
cholelith/o gall stone
cyst/o bladder
col/o colon (large intestine)
colon/o colon (large intestine)
decidu/o falling off, shedding
dent/o tooth
dent/i tooth
divert/i turning aside, bypass
esophag/o esophagus
enter/o small intestine
gloss/o tongue
gastr/o stomach
gingiv/o gums
hem/o blood
hemat/o blood
hiat/o opening
ile/o ileum
jejun/o jejunum
labi/o lip
lingu/o tongue
lith/o stone
or/o mouth
odont/o tooth
palat/o palate
proct/o anus, rectum
pancreat/o pancreas
pharyng/o pharynx
peridont/o gums
peps/o digest, digestion
pyr/o fever, fire
pylor/o pylorus of the stomach
rug/o wrinkle, fold
stomat/o mouth of the stomach or ogran
sial/o saliva, salivary gland
sigmoid/o sigmoid colon
uvul/o uvula (little grape)
vill/o tuft of hair
rect/o rectum
duoden/o duodenum
ACL anterior cruciate ligament
AE above the elbow
AK above the knee
BE barium enema; below the elbow
BK below the knee
C1, C2, and so on first cervical vertebra, second cervical vertebra, and so on
Ca calcium; cancer
CDH congenital dislocation of the hip
CTS carpal tunnel syndrome
CT computed tomography
DEXA, DXA dual energy x-ray absorptiometry
DJD degenerative joint disease
EMG electromyography
Fx fracture
MG myasthenia gravis
HD hemodialysis; hip disarticulation; hearing distance
HNP herniated nucleus polposus (herniated disk)
HP hemipelvectomy
IS intracostal space
IM intramuscular; infectious mononucleosis
IV intravenous
KD knee disarticulation
L1, L2, and so on first lumbar vertebra, second lumbar vertebra, and so on
LS lumbosacral spine
MRI magnetic resonance imaging
MS musculskeletal; multiple sclerosis; mental staus; mitral stenosis
NSAIDs nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs
ORTH, ortho orthopedics
P phosphorus; pulse
PCL posterior cruciate ligament
RA rheumatoid arthritis; right atrium
RF rheumatoid factor; radio frequency
ROM range of motion
SD shoulder disarticulation
THA total hip arthroplasty
THR total hip rplacement
TKA total knee arthroplasty
TKR total knee replacement
TRAM transverse rectus abdominis muscle
a-, an- without, absence of, not
dia- through, across
dys- bad, painful, difficult, abnormal
inter- between
peri- around
quadra- four
quadri- four
sub- under, below
syn- union, joined together
supra- above, excessive, superior
-blast embryonic cell
-clasis break, surgical refracture
-clast to break
-desis binding, fixation of a bone or joint
-malacia softening
-physis growth
-plasty surgical repair
-porosis porous
-schisis a splitted, cleft, fissure
-scopy process of viewing
-asthenia weakness, debility
acromi/o acromion
ankyl/o stiffness, bent, crooked
arthr/o joint
brachi/o arm
carp/o carpus, wrist
cephal/o head
cervic/o neck
cost/o ribs
calcane/o calcaneum, heel
crani/o cranium, skull
condyl/o condyle
chondr/o cartilage
dactyl/o digit, finger and toes
femor/o femur, thigh bone
fibul/o fibula, smaller bone of lower leg
humer/o humerus
ili/o ilium, hip
ischi/o ischium, hip, lower portion of hip bone
lumb/o loins, lower back
thorac/o chest
tendin/o tendon
vertebr/o vertebra, back bone
leiomy/o smooth muscle (visceral)
lamin/o lamina, thin, flat layer or membrane, part of vertebral arch
metacarp/o metacarpus (hand bone)
myel/o bone marrow, spinal cord
my/o muscle
orth/o straight
oste/o bone
phalang/o finger or toes
patell/o patella, kneecap
ped/i foot
pod/o foot
pelv/i pelvis
pub/o pubis
rachi/o spine
rhabd/o rod-shaped (striated)
rhabdomy/o rod-shaped muscle
spondyl/o vertebra
stern/o sternum, breastbone
ten/o tendon
tibi/o tibia
tal/o ankle
pector/o chest
steth/o chest
kyph/o humpback
lord/o curve, swayback
scoli/o crooked, bent
muscul/o muscle
clavicul/o clavicle (collar bone)
metatars/o metatarsus (foot bones)
fibro/o fiber, fibrous tissue
synov/o synovial membrane, synovial fluid
radi/o radiation, x-ray; radius (lower arm bone on thumb side)
fasci/o band, fascia (fibrous membrane supporting and separating muscles)
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