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CERVICAL
NECK
THORACIC
CHEST
LUMBAR
LOIN
SACRAL
LOWER BACK
COCCYX
TAILBONE
SUPERFICIAL
TOWARD THE SURFACE OF THE BODY
DEEP
AWAY FROM THE SURFACE OF THE BODY (INTERNAL)
ABDUCTION
MOVEMENT AWAY FROM THE MEDIAN PLANE OF THE BODY OR ONE OF ITS PARTS
ADDUCTION
MOVEMENT TOWARD THE MEDIAN PLANE OF THE BODY
MEDIAL
PERTAINING TO THE MIDLINE OF THE BODY OR STRUCTURE
LATERAL
PERTAINING TO A SIDE
SUPERIOR
(CEPHALAD)
TOWARD THE HEAD OR UPPER PORTION OF A STRUCTURE
INFERIOR
(CAUDAL)
AWAY FROM THE HEAD, OR TOWARD THE TAIL OR LOWER PART OF STRUCTURE
PROXIMAL
NEAR THE ATTACHMENT OF AN EXTREMITY TO THE TRUNK OR A STRUCTURE
DISTAL
FARTHER FROM THE ATTACHMENT OF AN EXTREMITY TO THE TRUNK OR A STRUCTURE
ANTERIOR
(VENTRAL)
NEAR THE FRONT OF THE BODY
POSTERIOR
(DORSAL)
NEAR THE BACK OF THE BODY
PARIETAL
PERTAINING TO THE OUTER WALL OF THE BODY CAVITY
VISCERAL
PERTAINING TO AN ORGAN
PRONE
LYING HORIZONTAL WITH THE FACE DOWNWARD, OR DENOTING THE HAND WITH PALMS TURNED DOWNWARD
SUPINE
LYING ON THE BACK WITH THE FACE UPWARD, OR DENOTING THE POSITION OF THE HAND OR FOOT WITH THE PALM OR FOOT FACING UPWARD
INVERSION
TURING INWARD OR INSIDE OUT
EVERSION
TURNING OUTWARD
PALMAR
PERTAINING TO THE PALM OF THE HAND
PLANTAR
PERTAINING TO THE SOLE OF THE FOOT
CYT/0
CELL
HISTO/O
TISSUE
NUCLE/O
NUCLEUS
ANTER/O
ANTERIOR,FRONT
CAUD/O
TAIL
DIST/O
FAR, FARTHEST
DORS/O
BACK (OF BODY)
INFER/O
LOWER, BELOW
MEDI/O
MIDDLE
POSTER/O
BACK (OF BODY),
BEHIND, POSTERIOR
PROXIM/O
NEAR, NEAREST
VENTR/O
BELLY, BELLY-SIDE
ABDOMIN/O
ABDOMEN
ACR/O
EXTREMITY
INGUIN/O
GROIN
LUMB/O
LOIN
OMPHAL/O
NAVEL (UMBILICUS)
PELV/I
PELV/O
PELVIS
ALBIN/O
LEUC/O
LEUK/O
WHITE
ANTHRAC/O
BLACK,COAL
CHLOR/O
GREEN
CIRRH/O
JAUD/O
XANTH/O
YELLOW
CYAN/O
BLUE
ERRYTHEM/O
ERYTHRO/O
RUBE/O
RED
MELAN/O
BLACK
POLI/O
GRAY
FASCI/O
BAND
HOME/O
SAME, ALIKE
IDI/O
UNKNOWN, PECULIAR
PATH/O
DISEASE
RADI/O
RADIATION, X-RAY
SOMAT/O
BODY
VISCER/O
INTERNAL ORGANS, VISCERA
XEN/O
FOREIGN, STRANGE
XER/O
DRY
GENESIS
FORMING, PRODUCING, ORIGIN
GNOSIS
KNOWING
GRAM
RECORD, A WRITING
GRAPH
INSTRUMENT FOR RECORDING
GRAPHY
PROCESS OR RECORDING
PATHY
DISEASE
AB-
FROM, AWAY FROM
AD-
TOWARD
ALLO-
OTHER, DIFFERING FROM THE USUAL
INFRA-
BELOW, UNDER
PERI-
AROUND
SUPER-
UPPER, ABOVE
TRANS-
ACROSS, THROUGH
ULTRA-
EXCESS, BEYOND
ABLATION
REMOVAL OF A PART, PATHWAY, OR FUNCTION BY SURGERY, CHEMICAL DESTRUCTION, ELECTROCAUTERY, OR RADIOFREQUENCY (RF)
DEHISCENCE
THE BURSTING OPEN OF A WOUND, ESPECIALLY A SURGICAL ABDOMINAL WOUND
POLYP
A TUMOR WITH A PEDICLE, COMMONLY FOUND IN VASCULAR ORGANS SUCH AS THE NOSE, UTERUS, AND RECTUM
SEPSIS
PATHOLOGICAL STATE, USUALLY FEBRILE, RESULTING FROM THE PRESENCE OF MICROORGANISMS
SUPPURATIVE
PRODUCING OR ASSOCIATED WITH GENERATION OF PUS
ANASTOMOSIS
THE JOINING TOGETHER OF TWO DUCTS OR BLOOD VESSELS TO ALLOW FLOW FROM ONE TO THE OTHER, BYPASS
BIOPSY
THE OBTAINING OF A REPRESENTATIVE TISSUE SAMPLE FOR MICROSCOPIC EXAMINATION, USUALLY TO ESTABLISH A DIAGNOSIS
CAUTERIZE
TO DESTROY TISSUE BY ELECTRICITY, FREEZING, HEAT, OR CORROSIVE CHEMICALS
CURETTAGE
SCRAPING OF A BODY CAVITY WITH A SPOON-SHAPED INSTRUMENT CALLED A CURETTE (CURET)
INCISION AND DRAINAGE (I&D)
A INCISION MADE TO ALLOW THE FREE FLOW OR WITHDRAWAL OF FLUIDS FROM A WOUND OR CAVITY
LIGATION
THE PROCESS OF BINDING OR TYING USING A BAND, BANDAGE, THREAD, OR WIRE
DX
DIAGNOSIS
GI
GASTROINTESTINAL
GU
GENITOURINARY
I&D
INCISION AND DRAINAGE
ROM
RANGE OF MOTION