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ileus
a twisting

an intestional obstruction is called
do the ileu twist
orchidorrhaphy
suturing of an undescended testes to fix it in the scrotum
what grows in an orchid?
myelocyte
immature cell of bone marrow
myel was so immature
oophorocystosis
formation of an ovarian cyst
oophor oh 4 fingers hangin
cyst
osis
pharyngismus
muscle spasm of the pharynx
ismus is a spaz
kerat
cornia of the eye
laparorrhaphy
suture of the abdominal wall
lapar over the wall
spondyl/o

spondylodymus
vertebra

twin fetuses connected by the vertebrae
spondy had no ... no ....
my/o
muscle
my aching ...
hemolysis
seperating hemoglobin from the blood
lysis is the opposite of crises
acromegaly
bones grow real large
acro means extreme point but don't let that throw you a ...
para
bab

beside
accessory to
beyond
aniso


anisocytosis
unequal dissimiliar unlike

excessive variations of RBCs in the blood
not fair, ain't it so
syn

synthesis
going together

creating a compound by combining elements
Syn and I are going together
pro

prognosis
before

forcast of a probable course & outcome of a disorder
ask Jambi ... he can see into the future like a weatherman
salping/o
fallopian tube
salping falls look like fingers falling
chondr/o
cartilage
the chondro holds 6 ca....s
cost/o
rib
go to cost co to buy your ...
head
cephal/o
heado cephalo
tooth
dent/o odont/o
I clean my teeth chewing ...
brain
encephal/o
the brain is en my cephalo
gallbladder
cholecyst/o
chole is a cistern for green stuff
enteropathy
any disease of the intestine
entrals are my what?
cystitis
inflammation of the bladder
cyst is a sac or pouch with a definite wall that contains fluid, semifluid, or solids.
angiogram
x-ray of a blood vessel
angi had her picture taken with see through glasses
cholelithiasis
stones in the gallbladder
chole

lith

iasis
myelogram
x-ray of the spinal cord
oh 'my el'king back #$@
otomy
cut into
cut intomy
rrhexis
rupture
rrhexis r.....'d
ectasis
to expand dialate
he swoll up he got so estatic
plegia
stroke paralysis
iasis
presence of

formation of

abnormal condition
I say its just not normal
a headache
cephalgia

cephalodynia
ceph had a terrible headace
taking x-ray of internal body structures
roentgenography

roent geno graphy

x-ray creation picture
Gene Roentenberry had Xray eyes
inflammation of the stomach
gastritis
formation of gallstones
cholelithiasis

chole lith iasis
chole
lith
iasis
increase in red cell mass
polycythemia

poly cyth emia
softening of the bones
osteomalacia
surgical puncture of a joint
arthrocentesis
removal of blood from a vein
phlebotomy
phil cut into me
repair of a broken nose
rhinoplasty
scientific study of living organisms
biology
enlargement of the liver
hepatomegaly
any skin disease
dermatosis
osis means a condition usually an abnormal condition
excision of the appendix
appendectomy
healing of the mind
psychiatry
incision into the brain
encephalotomy
cut into my
treatment of illness by medication
chemotherapy
stopping the flow of blood
hemostasis
a substance that causes cancer
carcinogen
disease of the kidneys
nephropathy
loss of the power of speech
aphasia