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Flashcards in Medical Terminology Deck (91):
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myo

muscle

2

cardio

heart

3

itis

inflamamtion

4

pulm/pneumo

lung

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hepato

liver

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chol/e

Gall/bile

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Rhino

nose

8

cephalo

head/brain

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oto

ear

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stomato

mouth

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colo

colon

12

Procto

anus

13

entero

intestine

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oophoro

ovary

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hystero/metro

uterus

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orchido

testes

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salpingo

Fallopian tube

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Cysto

bladder

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Rene/nephro

kidney

20

gastro

stomach

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Hemo/emia

blood

22

Phlebo/veno

vein

23

dento

teeth

24

gingivo

gums

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glosso/linguo

tongue

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masto/mammo

breast

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mening/o

membranes surrounding the brain and spinal cord

28

myel/o

spinal cord, bone marrow

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neur/o

nerve

30

derm

skin

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osteo

bone

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micro

small

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macro

large

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hypo

under, deficient, less than

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hyper

excessive, above

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brady

slow

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tachy

fast

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eu, norm

normal

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dys

abnormal, difficult, painful

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pro

forward, in front of

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retro

backward, behind

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-pnea

breath, air, lung

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-algia

pain

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-uria

urine

45

-megaly

enlarged

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pne/u

breath, air, lung

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pulm/o

lung

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algesia

pain

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ur/o

urine

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mega

enlarged

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-itis

inflammation

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-pathy

disease, abnormal

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-iasis

abnormal

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-osis

abnormal condition

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-ectomy

to cut out (remove)

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-otomy

to cut into

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-ostomy

to make a mouth

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-stasis

to stop

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-cyte

cell

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-rrhea

flow

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-plasia

growth, development

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a/an

without

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-ptysis

cough (spit)

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-plasty

reconstruction

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angi/o

vessel

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emes/o

vomit

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lith/o

stone

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olig/o

less than normal

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leuk/o

white

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erythr/o

red

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melan/o

black, or melanocytes of skin

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xanth/o

yellow

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cyan/o

blue

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poli/o

grey

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neutr/o

neutral

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eosin/o

orange

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aden/o

gland

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lip/o

fat

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my/o

muscle

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lymph/o

lymph tissue

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carcin/o

malignant

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oste/o

bone

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endo

within, inside of

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peri/circum

around

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retro

behind, backward

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ante

before, in front of

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epi

upon, on top

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trans

through

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sub

below

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supra

above

91

intra

within