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Medical Terminology
Medical Terminology
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Health Care
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08/19/2018

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Term

adeno 

Definition

(gland)  

 

Med term: adenoma (gland tumor)    

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calculi 

Definition

(stone)    

 

Med term: calculosis (stones)    

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cele 

Definition

(tumor, cyst; hernia) 

Med term: hydrocele (water cyst, tumor)

   

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cyto    

Definition

(cell) 

Med term: cytology (cells, study of)

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glyco    

Definition

(sweet, sugar) 

Med term: glycosuria (sugar in the urine)

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homeo, homo 

Definition

(similar, same, like) 

Med term: homeostasis (same environment)

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lingua    

Definition

(tongue) 

Med term: linguiform (tongue-shaped)

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lip    

Definition

(fat) 

Med term: lipoma (fat tumor)

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lith    

Definition

(stone) 

Med term: lithotripsy (stone dissolve)

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madaro    

Definition

(falling hair) 

Med term: madarosis (loss of eyelashes or eyebrows)

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psych    

Definition

(mind)    

Med term: psycho (mind; study of psychology; mental processes)

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pyo 

Definition

(pus) 

Med term: pyogenic (pus producing)

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radi    

Definition

(rays) 

Med term: radiology (rays, study of)

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thermic    

Definition

(heat) 

Med term: thermobiosis (exists at high temperature)

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arthro    

Definition

(joint) 

Med term: arthritis (joint inflammation)

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carpo 

Definition

(wrist) 

Med term: carpoptosis (wrist drop)  

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chondro    

Definition

(cartilage) 

Med term: chondromalacia (cartilage, soft)

Term

costa 

Definition

(rib) 

Med term: intercostal (between ribs)

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cranio    

Definition

(skull) 

Med term: craniotomy (skull incision)

Term

dactyl 

Definition

(finger) 

Med term: dactylitis (finger inflammation)

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ili    

Definition