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an/o
anus
antr/o
antrum
cec/o
cecum
col/o
colon
duoden/o
duodenum
enter/o
intestine(usually small)
esophag/o
esophagus
gastr/o
stomach
ile/o
ileum
jejun/o
jejunum
or/o
mouth
stomat/o
mouth
proct/o
rectum
rect/o
rectum
sigmoid/o
sigmoid colon
abdomin/o
abdomen
celi/o
abdomen
lapar/o
abdomeny
appendic/o
appendix
cheil/o
lip
cholangi/o
bile duct
chol/e
gall, bile
choledoch/o
common bile duct
diverticul/o
diverticulum
gingiv/o
gums
gloss/o
tongue
lingu/o
tongue
hepat/o
liver
herni/o
hernia, protrusion
palat/o
palate
pancreat/o
pancreas
peritone/o
peritoneum
polyp/o
polyp
pylor/o
pylorus, pyloric sphincter
sial/o
saliva, salivary gland
uvul/o
uvulva
hemi-
half
-pepsia
digestion
blephar/o
eyelid
conjuntiv/o
conjuntiva
cor/o
pupil
core/o
pupil
pupill/o
pupil
corne/o
cornea
kerat/o
cornea
dacry/o
tear, tear duct
lacrim/o
tear, tear duct
irid/o
iris
iri/o
iris
ocul/o
eye
ophthalm/o
eye
opt/o
vision
retin/o
retina
scler/o
sclera
cry/o
cold
dipl/o
two, double
phot/o
light
ton/o
pressure, tension
bi-
two
bin-
two
-ician
one who
-opia
vision
-phobia
abnormal fear
-plegia
paralysis
acou/o
hearing
audi/o
hearing
aur/i
ear
aur/o
hearing
ot/o
ear
labyrinth/o
labyrinth
mastoid/o
mastoid bone
myring/o
tympanic membrane
staped/o
stapes
tympan/o
middle ear, tympanic membrane
abduction
movement away from the middle
adduction
movement toward center
eversion
turning outward
extension
movement in which a limb is placed in a straight position
flexion
movement in which a limb is bent
inversion
turning inward
pronation
movement that turns palm down
rotation
turning around its own axis
supination
movement that turns the palm up
carp/o
carpals
clavic/o
clavicle
clavicul/o
clavicle
cost/o
rib
crani/o
cranium
femor/o
femur
fibul/o
fibula
humer/o
humerus
ili/o
ilium
ischi/o
ischium
lumb/o
loin
mandibul/o
mandible
maxill/o
mailla
patell/o
patella
phalang/o
phalanx
pub/o
pubis
rachi/p
spine, vertebral column
radi/o
radius
sacr/o
sacrum
scapul/o
scapula
spondyl/o
vertebra
vertebr/o
vertebra
stern/o
sternum
tars/o
tarsals
tibi/o
tibia
uln/o
ulna
aponeur/o
aponeurosis
arthr/o
joint
burs/o
bursa
chondr/o
cartilage
disk/o
intervertebral disk
menisc/o
meniscus
synovi/o
synovia, synovial membrane
ten/o
tendon
tend/o
tendon
tendin/o
tendon
ankyl/o
crooked, stiff
kinesi/o
movement, motion
kyph/o
hump
lamin/o
lamina
lord/o
bent forward
myel/o
bone marrow
myelon/o
bone marrow
my/o
muscle
myos/o
muscle
oste/o
bone
petr/o
stone
scoli/o
crooked, curved
inter-
between
supra-
above
sym-
together, joined
syn-
together, joined
-asthenia
weakness
-clasia
break
-clasis
break
-clast
break
-desis
surgical fixation, fusion
-physis
growth
-schisis
split fissure
cerebell/o
cerebellum
cerebr/o
cerebrum
dur/o
hard, dura mater
encephal/o
brain
gangli/o
ganglion
ganglion/o
ganglion
mening/e
meninges
mening/o
meninges
myel/o
spinal cord
neu/o
nerve
radic/o
nerve root
radicul/o
nerve root
rhiz/o
nerve root
esthesi/o
sensation, sensitivity, feeling
ment/o
mind
phren/o
mind
psych/o
mind
mon/o
one
phas/o
speech
poli/o
gray matter
quadr/i
four
pre-
before
tetra-
four
myel/o
spinal cord
neu/o
nerve
radic/o
nerve root
radicul/o
nerve root
rhiz/o
nerve root
esthesi/o
sensation, sensitivity, feeling
ment/o
mind
phren/o
mind
psych/o
mind
mon/o
one
phas/o
speech
poli/o
gray matter
quadr/i
four
pre-
before
tetra-
four
-iatrist
specialist, physician
-iatry
treatment, specialist
-ictal
seizure, attack
-paresis
slight paralysis
aden/o
gland
adren/o
adrenal glands
adrenal/o
adrenal glands
cortic/o
cortex
endocrin/o
endocrine
parathyroid/o
parathyroid glands
thyroid/o
thyroid gland
thyr/o
thyroid gland
acr/o
extremities, height
calc/i
calcium
dips/o
thirst
kal/i
potassium
natr/o
sodium
-drome
run, running
ASAP
as soon as possible
CNA
certified nursing assistant
ECF
extended care facility
f/u
follow up
Rx
prescription
R
rectal
fx
fracture
Bx
biopsy
BP
blood pressure
ER
emergency room
H20
water
DOA
dead on arrival
RN
registered nurse
Stat
now, immeadiately
OTC
over the counter
O2
oxygen
OD
overdose
pc
after meals
d
day
L
liter
CA
cancer
c
with
isol.
isolation
cc
cubic centimeter
h
hour
Dr.
doctor
OU
both eyes
OS
left eye
DNR
do not resuscitate
Dx
diagnosis
pre-op
pre-operatively
post-op
post-operatively
CCU
cardiac care unit
cont.
continuous
s
without
ss
one-half
subq; sc; sq
subcutaneously
Surg
surgical
tab
tablet
T.O.
telephone order
TID
three times a day
U
unit
VS
vital signs
wt
weight
w/c
wheelchair
WNL
within normal limits
WA
while awake
x
times; multipled by
y/o
years old
+
positive
-
negative
°
degree
°
hour(s)
=
equal
@
at
#
pound
primary
seondary, second degree
/
per
>
greater than
<
less than
%
percent
//
minute(s)
Δ
change