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Enter/o
Intestines
root word
'in'
major organ
Hemat/o
Blood
root word
red/ cells
Arthr/o
Joint
root word
Neur/o
nerve, nervous tissue, nervous system
root word
Pulmon/o
Lung
root word
Dermat/o
skin
root word
Path/o
Disease
root word
Cardi/o
Heart
root word
Ur/o
Urine
root word
Ophthalm/o
eye
root word
Onc/o
Tumor, swelling mass, cancer
root word
Gastr/o
Stomach
root word
Ot/o
Ear
root word
Ped/
Foot
root word
-gist
Person who practices a particular discipline
Suffixes
-ology
study
suffix
-iatric
medical profession
suffix
Sub-
Under
Prefix
Hyper-
Above
Prefix
Hypo-
Below
Prefix
H&P
History and Physical
Abbreviations
ac
Before Meals
Abbreviations
AP
Apical Pulse
Abbreviations
bid
Two a day, bi-daily
Abbreviations
BP
Blood Pressure
Abbreviations
-centisis
surgical puncture
suffix
-ectomy
removal, excision
suffix
-stomy
surgical opening
suffix
-tomy
incision
suffix
-rrhaphy
suture
suffix
-algia
pain
suffix
-ia
condition
suffix
-genesis
forming, producing
suffix
-emia
blood condition
suffix
-osis
abnormal condition
suffix
-rrhexis
rupture
suffix
-iasis
abnormal condition
suffix
-itis
inflamation
suffix
-megaly
enlargement
suffix
-dynia
pain
suffix
-pathy
disease
suffix
-rrhage
burst forth
suffix
-rrhagia
bursting
suffix
-rrhea
discharge
suffix
-iatry
physician
suffix
-clasis
surgical fracture
suffix
a-
without
prefix
an-
without, not
prefix
dys-
bad pain
prefix
endo-
within
prefix
hemi-
one half
prefix
ante-
before
prefix
pre-
before
prefix
pro-
infront, before
prefix
post-
after
prefix
peri-
around
prefix
ad-
toward
prefix
hist/o
tissue
root word
nephr/o
kidney
root word
my/o
muscle
root word
cyt/o
cell
root word
crani/o
cranium, skull
root word
lip/o
fat
root word
RUQ
right upper quadrant
abbreviations
RLQ
right lower quadrant
abbreviations
LUQ
left upper quadrant
abbreviations
LLQ
left lower quadrant
abbreviations
STAT
immediantly
abbreviations
bx
biopsy
abbreviations
CT/CAT
computerized axial tomography
abbreviations
CNA
certified nursing assistant
abbreviations
CVA
cardiovascular accident
abbreviations
DNR
do not resuscitate
abbreviations
derm/o
dermat/o-
skin
root words
myc/o
fungus
root words
albin/o
without pigment
root words
leukohttp://www.flashcardexchange.com/mycards/add/410221
white
root words
cirrh/o
liver
root words
xanth/o
yellow
root words
cyan/o
blue
root words
erythro
red
root words
adren/o
gland
root words