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Med Term Unit #4

Quiz yourself by thinking what should be in each of the black spaces below before clicking on it to display the answer.

amyl/o   starch  
bar/o   weight  
bil/i   bile  
carb/o   carbon  
chol/e   gall, bile  
cholecyst/o   gallbladder  
col/o   colon  
cyst/o   bladder, sac  
duoden/o   duodenum  
enter/o   intestine  
esophag/o   esophagus  
esthesi/o   sensation  
gastr/o   stomach  
gingiv/o   gums  
gloss/o, lingu/o   tongue  
hepat/o   liver  
lip/o   fat  
lith/o   stone, calculus  
obes/o   obesity  
pancreat/o   pancreas  
peps/o   digestion  
phag/o   eat, swallow  
phor/o   bear carry  
proct/o   anus, rectum  
rect/o   rectum  
sigmoid/o   sigmoid, colon  
splen/o   spleen  
stomat/o   mouth  
trich/o   hair  
dys (prefix)   difficult, painful, bad, abnormal  
eu (prefix)   easy, good  
mal (prefix)   bad, poor  
sub (prefix)   below  
ase (suffix)   enzyme  
cele (suffix)   hernia  
centesis (suffix)   surgical puncture  
ectomy (suffix)   excise  
genic (suffix)   forming  
iasis (suffix)   condition, usually infestation  
meter (suffix)   instrument  
metry (suffix)   process, measuring  
ostomy (suffix)   make a new opening  
pepsia (suffix)   digestion  
phagia (suffix)   eat, swallow  
plegia (suffix)   paralysis  
rrhagia (suffix)   hemorrhage  
rrhapy (suffix)   suture  
rrhea (suffix)   flow, discharge  
rrhexis (suffix)   rupture  
scope (suffix)   instrument used to look  
scopy (suffix)   process of looking in a scope  
tomy (suffix)   cut into  
tripsy (suffix)   surgical crushing  
iatrics (suffix)   medical practice  
ity (suffix)   quality  


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