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Gastrointestinal / Musculoskeletal with abbreves

Ba Barium
BaE Barium Enema
BM bowel movement
CT computed tomography
EGD esophagogastroduodenoscopy
ERCP endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography
GB gall bladder
GBS gall bladder series
GER gastroesophageal reflux
GERD gastroesophageal reflux disease
GI gastrointestinal
HBV hepatitis B virus
IBS irritable bowel syndrome
PUD peptic ulcer disease
RGB Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass
LFT liver function test
RBG random blood glucose
PE physical exam
ankyl/o stiffness, bent, crooked
arthr/o joint
kyph/o hump, mound, mountain, humpback
lamin/o lamina (part of vertebral arch)
lord/o curve, swayback
myel/o bone marrow, spinal cord
orth/o straight
oste/o bone
ped/o, ped/i foot, child
scoli/o crooked, bent
thorac/o chest (bones)
acromi/o acromion (projection of the scapula)
brachi/o arm
calcane/o calcaneum (heel bone)
carp/o carpus, wrist bone(s)
cephal/o head
cervic/o neck
clavicul/o clavicle (collar bone)
cost/o ribs
crani/o cranium (skull)
dactyl/o fingers, toes
femor/o femur (thigh bone)
fibul/o fibula (smaller bone of lower leg)
humer/o humerus (upper arm bone)
ili/o ilium (lateral, flaring portion of hip bone)
ischi/o ischium (lower portion of hip bone)
lumb/o lower back
metacarp/o metacarpus, hand bone(s)
metatars/o metatarsus (foot bones)
patell/o patella (kneecap)
pelv/i, pelv/o pelvis
phalang/o phalanges (bones of fingers and toes)
pod/o foot
pub/o pubis bone (anterior part of pelvic bone)
radi/o radiation, xray, radius (lower arm bone on thumb side)
spondyl/o, vertebr/o vertebrae, back bone(s)
stern/o sternum (breast bone)
tibi/o tibia (larger bone of lower leg)
leiomy/o smooth muscle (visceral)
muscul/o, my/o muscle
rhabd/o rod-shaped (striated)
rhabdomy/o rod-shaped (striated) muscle
chondr/o cartilage
fasci/o band, fascia (fibrous membrane supporting & separating muscles)
fibr/o fiber, fibrous tissue
synov/o synovial membrane, synovial fluid
ten/o, tend/o,tendin/o tendon
-asthenia weakness, debility
-blast embryonic cell
-clasia to break, surgical fracture
-clast to break
-desis binding, fixation (of a bone or joint)
-malacia softening
-physis growth
-porosis porous
-scopy visual examination
a-, an- without, not
dys- bad, painful, difficult
sub- under, below
supra- above, excessive, superior
syn- union, together, joined
retro- behind
-grade mark
meta- beyond, change
inter- between
quadri- four
dia- across, through
peri- around
-plasty surgical repair
-schisis splitting, fissure
condyl/o condyle
rachi/o spine
tal/o ankle
pector/o chest (muscle)
steth/o chest (inside)
BK below the knee
C1,C2,etc first cervical vertebra, second cervical vertebra, etc
Ca calcium, cancer
CDH congenital dislocation of the hip
CTS carpal tunnel syndrome
DJD degenerative joint disease
EMG electromyography
Fx fracture
HD hip disarticulation
HNP herniated nucleus pulposus (herniated disk)
HP hemipelvectomy
IS intracostal space
I.M., IM intramuscular
I.V., IV intravenous
KD knee disarticulation
L1,L2,etc first lumbar vertebra, second lumbar vertebra, etc
MG myasthenia gravis
MS musculoskeletal, multiple sclerosis
NSAIDs nonsteriod anti-inflammatory drugs
ORTH, ortho orthopedics
P phosphorus
PCL posterior cruciate ligament
ACL anterior cruciate ligament
RA rheumatoid arthritis
RF rheumatoid factor
ROM range of motion
SD shoulder disarticulation
THA total hip arthroplasty
THR total hip replacement
TKA total knee arthroplasty
TKR total knee replacement
AE above the elbow
AK above the knee
BE below the elbow
DEXA, DXA dual energy xray absorptiometry
LS lumbosacral spine
TRAM transverse rectus abdominis muscle
MRI magnetic resonance imaging
CT computed tomography
dis- not, against
aliment/o- nourish
ultra- excess, beyond
per- through
endo- within
peri- around
-emesis vomit
-orexia appetite
-prandial meal
-iasis abnormal condition
-pepsia digestion
-rrhea flow, discharge
-megaly enlargement
-phagia eating, swallowing
append/o, appendic/o appendix
hepat/o liver
cheil/o lip
cec/o cecum
cholecyst/o gall bladder
cholangi/o bile vessel
cyst/o bladder
colon/o, col/o colon (large intestine)
dent/o, dent/i teeth
esophag/o esophagus
gloss/o tongue
gingiv/o gums
hemat/o, hem/o blood
ile/o ileum
labi/o lip (vulvar usually)
lith/o stone
odont/o tooth
proct/o anus, rectum
pharyng/o pharynx
peps/o digest, digestion
an/o anus
bucc/o cheek
celi/o abdomen
chol/o gall, bile
cholelith/o gall stone
decidu/o shedding, falling off
divert/i turning aside; bypass
enter/o small intestine
gastr/o stomach
stomat/o opening of the stomach (or organ)
-stoma opening
hiat/o opening
jejun/o jejunum
lingu/o tongue
or/o mouth
palat/o palate, roof of mouth
pancreat/o pancreas
peridont/o gums
pyr/o fever, fire
pylor/o pylorus
sigmoid/o sigmoid colon
vill/o tuft of hair
duoden/o duodenum
rug/o wrinkle, fold
sial/o salivary gland
uvul/o uvula (little grape)
rect/o rectum
Created by: iredaleorama



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