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What does Epi mean?

Upon

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What does Brady mean?

Slow

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What does tachy refer to?

Fast

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Peri refers to?

Surrounding

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What does trans refers to?

Across

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What does hyper refer to?

Excessive

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What does hypo refer to?

Under or beneath

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What does micro refer to?

Small

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What does macro refer to?

Large

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What does mono refer to?

One

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What does uni refers to?

One

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What does poly refer to?

Many

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What does neo refer to?

New

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What does pre refer to?

Before

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What does post refer to?

After

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What does sub refer to?

Below

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What does ecto refer to?

Outside

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What does esophag/o refer to?

Esophagus

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What does gastro refer to?

Stomach

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What does entero refer to?

Intestines

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What does hepato refer to?

The liver

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What does chole refer to?

Fall bladder

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What does dento refer to?

Teeth

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What does gingivo

The gums

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What does duodeno refer to?

Deuodenom

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What does pancreato refer to?

The pancreas

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What does cyto mean?

The cells

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What does cardio refer to?

The heart

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What does hemato refer to?

The blood

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What does erythro refer to?

Red

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What does leuko refer to?

White

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What does arterio refer to?

Artery

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Why does spleno refer to?

The spleen

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What does myo refer to?

The muscle

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What does chondro refer to?

Cartilage

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What does cranio refer to?

Head

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What does arthro refer to?

The joint

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What does ortho mean?

To correct or straighten

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What does osteo refer to?

The bone

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What does cervico refer to?

The neck

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What does thoraco refer to?

The chest

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What does tracheo refer to?

The windpipe

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What does pulmono refer to?

The lungs

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What does pneumo refer to?

Air/lungs

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What does broncho refer to?

Bronchus

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What does cerebro refer to?

The cerebrum

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What does encephalo refer to?

The brain

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What does neuro refer to?

Neurons

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What does rhino refer to?

The nose

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What does dermato refer to?

The skin

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What does ophthalmo refer to?

The eye

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What does oto refer to?

The ear

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What does nephro mean?

The kidneys

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What does cysto refer to?

The bladder

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What does hystero refer to?

The uterus

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What does ovario refer to?

The ovaries

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What does urethro refer to?

Urethra

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What does adeno refer to?

The glands

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What does histo refer to?

The tissues

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What does umbilico refer to?

Umbilical cord/navel

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What does adreno refer to?

The adrenal gland

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What does lympho refer to?

Lymph fluid

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What does abdomino refer to ?

Abdominal cavity

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What does patho refer to?

Disease

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What does itis mean?

Inflammation

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What does pathy refer to?

A disease of

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What does ology refer to?

The study of

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What does ectomy mean?

To cut out

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What does tomy mean?

To cut into

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What does ostomy mean?

To form a new opening

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What does plasty mean?

To surgically repair

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What does scope mean?

An instrument to view something

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What does Algia refer to?

Pain

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What does centesis mean?

To tap with a needle

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What does osis mean?

A condition of the organ

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What should be included on a prescription label?

Name and address of the veterinarian and owner.
Description of patient
Date the prescription is filled.
Name, strength and quantity of the product being dispensed
Drugs expiration date
Precautionary statements
A description of how the drugs are supposed to be given

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What does bid stand for?

Twice a day

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What does tid stand for?

3 a day

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What does q mean?

Every

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What does qod mean?

Every other day

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What does q.d and s.i.d mean?

Once daily

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What does qid mean?

Four times a day

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What does prn mean?

Administer as needed

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What does od mean?

Right eye

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What does ol or os refer to?

Left eye

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What does ou mean?

Both eyes