Medical Terminology Ch.11, 15, 16 combining forms Flashcards Preview

Med Term m.w > Medical Terminology Ch.11, 15, 16 combining forms > Flashcards

Flashcards in Medical Terminology Ch.11, 15, 16 combining forms Deck (66):
1

acr/o

Extremities, top

2

aden/o

Gland

3

adren/o, adrenal/o

Adrenal gland

4

andr/o

male

5

bol/o

Cast, throw

6

calc/i, calc/o, calci/o

Calcium

7

chrom/o

Color

8

cortic/o

Cortex, outer region

9

crin/o

Secrete

10

cyt/o

Cell

11

dips/o

Thirst

12

gluc/o

Sugar

13

glyc/o

Sugar

14

gonad/o

Sex glands

15

home/o

Sameness

16

hormon/o

Hormone

17

insulin/o

Insulin

18

kal/i

Potassium

19

lact/o

Milk

20

lute/o

Yellow

21

medull/o

Medulla, middle, soft, marrow

22

natr/o

Sodium

23

nephr/o

Kidney

24

parathyroid/o

Parathyroid gland

25

phe/o

Dusky, dark

26

pineal/o

Pineal gland

27

pituit/o, pituitar/o

Pituitary gland

28

press/i

Tension

29

ren/o

Kidney

30

somat/o

Body

31

ster/o

Solid structure

32

thym/o

Thymus gland

33

thyr/o, thyroid/o

Thyroid, shield

34

toxic/o

Poison

35

ur/o

urine

36

vas/o

Vessel, duct, vas deferens

37

bas/o

Blue

38

bi/o

Life

39

carcin/o

Cancer

40

coagul/o

Clotting

41

eosin/o

Red

42

fibrin/o

Fibrin

43

fluor/o

Luminous

44

granul/o

Granules

45

immun/o

Protection

46

is/o

Same, equal

47

kary/o

Nucleus

48

leuk/o

White

49

lymphaden/o

Lymph node

50

mon/o

One, single

51

morph/o

Shape form

52

mort/o

Death

53

myx/o

Mucus

54

neutr/o

Neutrophil

55

norm/o

Rule, Order

56

nucle/o

Nucleus

57

onc/o

Tumor

58

oste/o

Bone

59

poikil/o

Varied, irregular

60

pyr/o

Fever, Fire

61

seps/o

Infection

62

spher/o

Globe, Round

63

staphyl/o

Clusters

64

strept/o

Twisted chains

65

thromb/o

Clot

66

thym/o

Thymus Gland

Decks in Med Term m.w Class (42):