Ch. 1 Common Combing Forms Flashcards Preview

Medical Terminology > Ch. 1 Common Combing Forms > Flashcards

Flashcards in Ch. 1 Common Combing Forms Deck (56):
0

cyan/o

blue

1

erythr/o

red

2

leuk/o

white

3

melan/o

black

4

aer/o

air, gas

5

hem/o, hemat/o

blood

6

hydr/o

water

7

lip/o

fat

8

py/o

pus

9

ur/o, urin/o

urine

10

abdomin/o, lapar/o

abdomen

11

acr/o

extremity or topmost

12

aden/o

gland

13

angi/o, vas/o, vascul/o

vessel

14

arthr/o

joint

15

cardi/o

heart

16

cephal/o

head

17

col/o, colon/o

colon

18

cyt/o

cell

19

derm/o, dermat/o, cutane/o

skin

20

enter/o

small intestine

21

esophag/o

esophagus

22

gastr/o

stomach

23

hepat/o

liver

24

hist/o

tissue

25

my/o, muscul/o

muscle

26

nas/o, rhin/o

nose

27

nephr/o, ren/o

kidney

28

neur/o

nerve

29

or/o

mouth

30

oste/o

bone

31

pneum/o, pneumon/o

air or lungs

32

carcin/o

cancer

33

crin/o

to secrete

34

esthesi/o

sensation

35

fibr/o

fiber

36

gen/o

origin or production

37

gynec/o

woman

38

lith/o

stone

39

morph/o

form

40

necr/o

death

41

onc/o

tumor or mass

42

orth/o

straight, normal, or correct

43

path/o

disease

44

ped/o

child or foot

45

phag/o

eat or swallow

46

phas/o

speech

47

phob/o

exaggerated fear or sensitivity

48

plas/o

formation

49

psych/o

mind

50

scler/o

hard

51

son/o

sound

52

sten/o

narrow

53

therm/o

heat

54

tox/o, toxic/o

poison

55

troph/o

nourishment or development

Decks in Medical Terminology Class (120):