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a Pleura
ae Pleurae
ax Thorax
aces Thoraces
en lumen
ina lumina
is diagnosis
es diagnoses
ix & ex appendix & apex
ices appendices & apices
on ganglion
a ganglia
um bacterium
a bacteria
us bronchux
i bronchi
y deformaity
ies deformaities
ma carcinoma
mata carcinomata
arthrodesis
binding of the joint
osteoclasis
break of the bone
cardiogram
record of the heart
hyperemesis
vomiting excessively
hepatocele
swelling of the liver
gastrodynia
pain of the stomach
psychology
the study of psychology
ermatosis
abnormality of the skin
adenoma
tumor of the gland
dysphagia
eating/ swelling painfull
osteomalacia
softening of the bone
neropathy
disease of the nerves
cholelithiasis
abnormal condition of the gallstone
lipoid
resembling fat
aphasia
speech without
atrophy
development without
hemopoiesis
blood paralysis
a-
without
intra-
in, within
hyper-
excessive
What is a Suffixe
is a word ending.
what is a combing form
is a word root plus a vowel.
What is a Prefix?
is a word element located at the begining of a word
Medical words come from what 4 places or things?
(Old) Greek & Latin
(New) Eponyms & Acronyms
what is an acronym
a word made of letters which stand for words like the word LAZER
what is an eponym
it is someones last name like parkensons disease
the combing vowel is not used when the suffix begins with a what?
vowel
hemorrhage
blood bursting forth
osteogenesis
forming of the bone
hemophilia
attration to blood
claustrophobia
fear of confined places
hyperplasia
formation excessive
hysteroptosis
prolapse of the uterus
diarrhea
discharge through
angiorrexis
rupture of the vessels
gasroscope
instroment used to see your stomach
proctoscopy
visual examination of the rectum
hemostasis
standing still of the blood
cardiograph
instrument for recording the heart
cardiography
process of recording the heart
gastroitis
inflammation of the stomach
dermatologist
specialist of the skin
hepatomegaly
enlargment of the liver
thermometer
instrument to measure the heat
pelvimetry
act of measuring the pelvis
multipara
to bear many
hemiparesis
partial paralysis of half
keulopenia
decrease of white cells
mastopexy
suspension of the brest
myorrhaphy
suture of the muscle
rhinoplasty
surgical repair of the nose
enterolysis
separation of the intestine
thiotripsy
crushing of the stones
bronchiectasis
expansion of the bronchus
leukemia
blood condition white blood cells
arthrocentesis
puncture of the jiont
appendectomy
removal of the appendix
colostromy
forming an opening in the colon
osteotome
instrument to cut bone
phlebotomy
incision vein