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anthrop/o/kin/et/ic/s
the science of the movement of man
anthrop/o/metr/ist
one who measures man
anthrop/o/phag/y
the eating of men
som/a/sthen/ia
the lack of strength of the body
somat/o/troph/ic
p.t. the growth of the body
dermat/o/dys/plas/ia
the defective formation of the skin
derm/o/lys/in
(diagnostic)
a substance which disintegrates skin
epi/dermat/o/plast/y
the surgical repairing of the epidermis
epi/derm/o/poi/es/is
the formation of the epidermis
epi/derm/o/trop/ic
preferentially affecting the epidermis
cyt/o/clast/ic
p.t. the breaking of cells
cyt/o/gen/ic
producing cells
cyt/o/necr/os/is
the death of cells
cyt/o/pen/ia
a deficiency of cells
cyt/o/stat/ic
p.t. the stopping of the movement of cells
cyt/o/therap/y
the treatment by means of cells
arthr/alg/ic
p.t pain in a joint
arthr/o/stom/y
the making of an opening in a joint
arthr/o/cel/e
the protrusion of a joint
acr/o/dermat/os/is
an abnormal condition involving the skin of the extremities
acr/o/mel/ic
p.t. the extremities of the limbs
mel/agr/a
gouty pain in a limb
mel/alg/ia
pain in a limb
cephal/edema
the swelling of the head
cephal/o/cent/es/is
the surgical puncturing of the head
cephal/o/metr/ic/s
the science of the measurement of the head
trich/o/megal/y
the enlargment of hairs
trich/o/path/ic
p.t. a disease of the hair
trich/o/rrhex/is
the rupturing of the hairs
blephar/o/rrhaph/y
the suturing of the eyelid
blephar/o/pt/os/is
the downward displacement of the eye lid
blephar/o/stat
an instrument for stopping the eye lid
ophthalm/a/troph/ia
the lack of growth of the eye
ophthalm/o/graph
an instrument for recording the the movements of the eye
ophthalm/o/lith
a calculus involving the eye
ophthalm/o/pleg/ic
p.t. the paralysis of the eye
ot/iatr/ic/s
the science of the healing of the ear
ot/o/gen/ous
produced by the ear
ot/o/lith/ias/is
the abnormal presence of a calculus in the ear
ot/o/scler/ot/ic
p.t. the hardening of the ear
rhin/o/log/ist
one who studies the nose
rhin/o/rrhag/ia
the rapid flowing of something from the nose
rhin/o/scop/e
an instrument for examining the nose
pros/op/ec/tas/ia
the distension of the face
pros/op/o/schis/is
the splitting of the face
pros/op/o/spasm
a spasm of the face
faci/o/brachi/al
p.t. the arm and face
faci/o/cervic/al
p.t. the neck and face
faci/o/sten/os/is
the narrowing of the face
cervic/odyn/ia
pain in the neck
cervic/o/thorac/ic
p.t. the chest and neck
trachel/o/log/y
the study of the neck
trachel/o/schis/is
the splitting of the neck
om/agr/a
gouty pain in the shoulder
om/arthr/it/is
the inflammation of the shoulder-joint
brachi/alg/ia
pain in the arm
brachi/o/cephal/ic
p.t. the head and arm
ancon/it/is
the inflammation of the elbow
ancon/oid
resembling an elbow
cheir/arthr/it/is
the inflammation of the joints of the hand
cheir/o/pod/alg/ia
pain in the foot and hand
dactyl/o/graph/y
the recording of the digits
dactyl/os/is
an abnormal condition involving the digits
onych/o/dys/troph/y
the defective growth of the nails
onych/o/malac/ia
the softening of the nails
onych/o/path/o/log/y
the study of the diseases of the nails
onych/o/phag/ist
one who eats nails
thorac/o/metr/y
the measurement of the chest
thorac/o/path/y
a disease of the chest
thorac/o/tom/y
the cutting of the chest
steth/o/graph
an instrument for recording the chest
steth/o/scop/y
the examination of the chest
mast/a/troph/y
the lack of growth of the breasts
mast/ec/tom/y
the cutting out of a breast
mast/o/pex/y
the fixation of a breast
mast/ot/ic
p.t. an abnormal condition involving the breasts
mamm/o/gen
a substance which produces the breast
mammo/o/trop/in
a substance which preferentially affects the breasts
thel/e/plast/y
the surgical repairing of the nipple
thel/o/rrhag/ia
the rapid flowing of something from a nipple
omphal/o/gen/es/is
the production of the navel
omphal/o/rrhe/a
the flowing of something from the navel
umbil/ec/tom/y
the cutting out of the navel
unbilic/al
p.t. the navel
glute/al
p.t. the buttocks
glut/it/is
the inflammation of the buttocks
gon/arthr/os/is
an abnormal condition involving the knee-joint
gon/arthr/o/tom/y
the cutting of the knee-joint
pod/edema
the swelling of the foot
pod/iatr/y
the healing of the feet
ped/o/path/y
a disease of the foot
ped/o/meter
an instrument for measuring the foot