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Gastr/o
Stomach
Hepat/o
Liver
Nephr/o
kidney
oste/o
bone
arthr/o
joint
-centesis
puncture
arthrocentesis
incision of the chest
thorac/o
chest
-tomy
incision
thoracotomy
incision of the chest
gastr/o
stomach
megaly
enlargement
gastromegaly
enlargement of the stomach
a-
without
mast
breast
-ia
condition
amastia
without a breast
hyper-
excessive
therm
heat
hyperthermia
condition of excessive heat
intra-
in, within
muscul
muscle
-ar
relating to
intramuscular
relating to within the muscle
macro
large
gloss
tongue
macroglossia
condition of a large tongue
micro
small
card
heart
microcardia
condition of a small heart
scler
hardening
osis
abnormal condition
sclerosis
abnormal condition of hardening
Cyto
Cell
Myo
muscle
neuro
nerve
kary/o
nucleus
leuk/o
white
erythro/o
red
histo/o
tissue
melano
black
path/o
disease
somat/o
body
Endo
within
thromb/o
clot
brady
slow
salping/o
fallopian tube
onych/o
nail
tachy (as in tachycardia)
fast or rapid
andro
male
viscer/o
internal organs
cyano
blue
gno/o
knowledge
onc/o
tumor
iatr/o
physician, medicine
lip/o
fat
xantho
yellow
eti/o (as in etiology)
cause
dys
difficult
hypo
below, incomplete
chrom/o
color
rhabd/o
rod-shaped
sarco
flesh, connective tissue
Endo means:
Above
Below
Within
Fat
Within
Thromb/o means:
To throb
To divide
To clot
To dry out
To Clot
Brady means:
Fast
Irregular
Prolonged
Slow
Slow
Salping/o means:
Fallopian tube
Pus
Polyp
Flesh, connective tissue
Fallopian Tube
Onych/o means
Testicle
The same as Orchi/o
Single, one
Nail
Nail
Tachy-(as in tachycardia) means:
A slowing down
Irregular
Fast or rapid
Malignant
Fast or repid
andro means:
above, over
human
through
male
male
viscer/o means:
cut open
internal organs
exoskeleton
relate to
internal organs
cyano means:
blue
white
cyanide
large
blue
gno/o means:
small
knowledge
science of
branch
knowledge
Necrosis
Tissue Death
erythro/o
Red
Hist/o
Tissue
Somat/o
Body
Thromb/o
Clot
Onych/o
Nail
Tachy
Fast or Rapid
Onc/o
Tumor
Xantho
Yellow
Eti/o
Cause
Contains the funamental meaning of the medical term?
Word Root
arthr
Joint
Hepat
Liver
Ven
Vein
oste
bone
intra
within
sub
under
submarine
itis
inflammation
ic
pertaining to
ous
pertaining to
pathy
disease
"o"
combining vowel
Inflammation of the bone
Oste/itis Osteitis
Disease of the joint
arthr/o/pathy

arthropathy
dermat
skin
cyt
cell
Disease of the muscle
my/o/pathy myopathy
my = muscle
o = combining vowel
pathy = disease
Disease of the skin
dermat/o/pathy
dermat = skin
o = combing vowel
pathy = disease
Study of the bone
oste/ology

oste = bone
ology = study of
Under the Liver
subhepatic

sub = under
hepat = liver
leuk
white
my
muscle
aden/o
gland
Hits/o
tissue
history can be told by looking at this
neur/o
nerve
sacr/o
flesh, connective tissue
gn/o
knowledge
iatr/o
physician, medicine
idiot
Chlor/o
green
Clordine
chrom/o
color
erythr/o
red
resembling
oid
they fall from the sky
-gen
substance or agent that produces or causes
Increase in the number of red blood cells
erythrocytosis
erythr = red
o = combinging vowel
cyt = cell
osis = abnormal condition
eti
cause
eat it why _____
etiology
study of disease
Kary
nucleus
cyte
cell
iatrology
study of medicine

iatr - physician or medicine
ology - study of
disease of the body
somatopathy
somat = body
o = combining vowel
pathy = disease
originating in
genic
liquid portion of the blood in which elements of cells are suspended,and which contains some of the clotting factors
plasma
a substance that is cabable of producting disease is said to be
pathogenic