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gastritis
inflammation of stomach
hepatitis
inflammation of liver
parts of the med term
prefix,root,sufix
WHere do you start to analyze terms?
suffix
carditis
inflammation of heart
adenitis
inflammation of a gland
cardiology
study of the heart
gastrololgy
study of the stomach
hepatology
study of the liver
what is the combining vowel?
combines two roots or a root and a suffix
when is the combining vowel used?
only when the suffix begins with a consonant
what is the combining form?
the root plus the combining vowel
what is the combining form of stomach?
gastro
what is the combining form of liver?
hepato
what is the combining form of gland?
adeno
None
what is the combining form of heart?
cardio
if singular is "is" plural =?
"es"
whats is the plural of diagnosis?
diagnoses
what is the singular of pelves?
pelvis
what is the plural of neurosis?
neuroses
if singular is "us" plural is?
"i"
what is the plural of bronchus?
bronchi
what is the singular of bacilli?
bacillus
what is the plural of calculus?
calculi
what is the plural of embolus?
emboli
If singular is "a" plural is?
"ae"
what is the plural of sclera?
sclerae
what is the singular of scapulae?
scapula
what is the plural of vena cava?
vena cavae
If the singular is "um" what is the plural?
"a"
What is the plural of acetabulum?
acetabula
What is the plural of capitulum?
capitula
What is the singular of septa?
septum
What is the singular of diverticula?
diverticulum
If the singular is "ix" or "ex" the plural is?
"ices"
What is the plural of calix?
calices
What is the singular of cervices?
cervix
What is the plural of index?
indices
What is the plural of varix?
varices
If the singular is "oma" what is the plural?
"ta" or "s"
what is the plural of adenoma?
adenomata or adenomas
What is the singular of carcinomata?
carcinoma
What is the plural of fibroma?
fibromata or fibromas
If the singular is "nx" what is the plural?
change the x to a g and add es.... "ges"
what is the plural of larynx?
larynges
WHat is the singular of phalanges?
phalanx
If the singular is "on" what is the pluaral?
"a" or just add s
what is the plural of ganglion?
ganglions or ganglia
If the singular is "ax" what is the plural?
"aces"
WHat is the plural of thorax?
thoraces