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Cyt/o

Cell

1

Crani/o

Cranium (skull)

2

Dist/o

Far, farthest

3

Proxim/o

Near, nearest

4

Chlor/o

Green

5

Cirrh/o, jaund/o, xanth/o

Yellow

6

Erythr/o

Red

7

Melan/o

Black

8

Cyan/o

Blue

9

-logy

Study of

10

Hyper-

Excessive, above normal

11

Dermat/o, derm/o

Skin

12

A-,an-

Without, not

13

-cyte

cell

14

Pylor/o

Pylorus

15

Chol/e

Blie, gall

16

-emesis

Vomit

17

-phagia

Eating, swallowing

18

Dia-

Through, across

19

-megaly

Enlargement

20

Nas/o, rhin/o

Nose

21

Bronchiol/o

Bronchiole

22

Dys-

Bad, painful, difficult

23

-pnea

Breathing

24

Tachy-

Rapid

25

brady-

Slow

26

Orth/o

Straight

27

-ptysis

Spitting

28

-graph

Instrument for recording

29

Angi/o, vascul/o

Vessel (usually blood or lymph)

30

Ather/o

Fatty plaque

31

Phleb/o, ven/o

Vein

32

Trans-

Across

33

-stenosis

Narrowing, stricture

34

My/o

Muscle

35

-gram

Record writing

36

-graphy

Process of recording

37

Cardi/o

Heart

38

Thromb/o

Blood clot

39

Embol/o

Plug

40

-poiesis

Formation, production

41

Aden/o

Gland

42

Leuk/o

White

43

-emia

Blood condition

44

Phag/o

Eating swallowing

45

-osis

Abnormal condition (usually blood cells)

46

-penia

Decrease, deficiency

47

Sub-

Under, below

48

-malacia

Softening

49

Cephal/o

Head

50

-scopy

Visual examination

51

Lith/o

Stone, calculus

52

Poly-

Many, much

53

-rrhexis

Rupture

54

-rraphy

Suture

55

-rrhagia

Bursting forth

56

Peri-

Around

57

-ism

Condition

58

-genesis

Forming, producing, orgin

59

Noct/o

Night

60

-uria

Urine

61

Py/o

Pus

62

-ptosis

Prolapse, downward displacement

63

Toxic/o

Poison

64

Dipsia

Thrist

65

Pancreat/o

Pancreas

66

-taxia

Order, coordination

67

Uni-

One

68

-plexy

Stroke

69

-trophy

Development, nourishment

70

Eu-

Good, normal

71

-ia

Condition

72

-plegia

Paralysis

73

-phasia

Speech

74

Sx

Symptom

75

Dx

Diagnosis

76

Tx

Treatment

77

Bx, bx

Biopsy

78

Fx

Fracture

79

ID

Inteadermal

80

q2h

Every two hours

81

pc

After meals

82

po

By mouth

83

tid

Three times a day

84

qod

Every other day

85

ac

Before meals

86

qid

Four times a day

87

EJG, ECG

Electrocardiogram

88

IM

Intramuscular

89

P

Pulse, phosphorous

90

EEG

Electroencephalogram

91

CVA

Cerebrovascular accident

92

stat

Immediately

93

ECHO

Echocardiogram

94

I&D

Incision and drainage

95

I.V, IV

Intravenous