Medical Terminology Study Guide

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Created Sep 17, 2009
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-ectomy
 
to remove
2
-ostomy
 
to make an opening
3
-tomy
 
to cut, incision
4
cyto-
 
cell
5
-meter
 
to count or measure
6
cyan-
 
blue
7
erythro-
 
red
8
-penia
 
decrease
9
-blast
 
embryonic cell
10
leuko
 
white
11
black
 
melano
12
instrument that records
 
graph
13
process of recording
 
graphy
14
file or picture
 
gram
15
tissue
 
histo
16
instrument that cuts or slices
 
-tome
17
first part of the small intestine
 
duodenem
18
inflammation
 
-itis
19
condition of or increase
 
hyper
20
brain
 
encephalo
21
head
 
cephalo
22
skull
 
cranio
23
previx for cancer
 
onc-
24
suffix for tumor
 
-oma
25
prefix for tumor
 
adeno
26
above or more than normal
 
hyper
27
below or less than normal
 
hypo
28
development of an organ
 
trophy
29
blood pressure
 
BP or tension
30
gland
 
lymph/o
31
prefix for fat or fatty
 
lip/o
32
meta:
 
next to
33
resembles:
 
oid
34
-plasm or plasia
 
formation
35
fx
 
fracture
36
EEG
 
electroencephalography
37
Ca
 
calcium
38
CA
 
cancer


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