Medical Terminology Chapters 3&4 PACE

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Amni-

Amnion (fluid surrounding the fetus/embryo)

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Angi-

Vessel

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Arteri-

Artery

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Ather-

Plaque

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Axill-

Armpit

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Bronch-

Bronchial Tubes

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Carcin-

Cancerous

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Chem-

Chemical

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Cholecyst-

Gallbladder

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Chron-

Time

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Col-

Colon

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Cry-

Cold

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13

Hyster-

Uterus

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Inguin-

Groin

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Isch-

To hold back

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Mamm-

Breast

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Mast-

Breast

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Men-

Menses

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Mening-

Meninges

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My-

Muscle

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Myel-

Spinal Cord, Bone Marrow

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Nerc-

Death

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Oophor-

Ovary

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Ot-

Ear

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Phleb-

Vein

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Pneumon-

Lung

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Pulmon-

Lung

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Salping-

Fallopian Tube

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Septic-

Pertaining to infection

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Tonsil-

Tonsil

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Ur-

Urine

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Vascul-

Blood Vessel

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-algia

Condition of Pain

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megaly

Enlargement

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-pathy

Disease

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-rrhea

Flow/Discharge

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-rrhage/ -rrhagia

Excessive discharge of blood

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-sclerosis

Hardening

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-uria

Condition of Urine

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-al

Pertaining to

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-eal

Pertaining to

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-ary

Pertaining to

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-ic

Pertaining to

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-centesis

Surgical Puncture to remove fluid

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-ectomy

Removal, resection

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-graphy

Process of recording

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-lys

Lossen

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-lysis

Separation, Breakdown, Destruction

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-plasty

Surgical Repair

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-stomy

Opening

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-therapy

Treatment

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-tomy

Incision

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Radi-

X-rays

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Abdomin-

Abdomen

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An

Anus (opening of digestive track to the outside of the body)

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Bi-

Life

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Cardi-

Heart

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Carp-

Carpals (Wrist Bones)

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Cis-

To cut

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Cost-

Ribs

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Crani-

Skull

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Cutane-

Skin

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Dur-

Dura Matter (outermost meningeal membrane around the spinal cord and brain)

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Gen-

To produce, To begin

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Gly-

Sugar

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Hemat-

Blood

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Later-

Side

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Men-

Menes

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Nat/i

Birth

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Nuer-

Nerve

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Norm-

Rule, Order

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Oste-

Bone

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Peritone-

Peritoneum (Membrane surrounding the abdomen)

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Plas-

Formation, Growth, Develope

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Ren-

Kidney

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Scapul-

Scapula (shoulder blade)

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Son-

Sound

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Thyroid-

Thyroid gland

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Top-

To put, place, position

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Troph-

Development, Nurishment

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Ureth-

Urethra (Tube from bladder to outside of the body)

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Uter-

Uterus

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Ven-

Vein

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Vertebr-

Vertebra (backbone)

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-ation

Process, condition

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-cision

Process of cutting

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-crine

Secretetion

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-dipsia

Thirst

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-gen

To produce

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-ia

Condition

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-ine

Pertaining to

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-ism

Process, Condition

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-lapse

To fall, Slide

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-meter

To Measure

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-mission

To send

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-mortem

Death

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-oma

Mass, Tumor

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-ous

Pertaining to

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-partum

Birth

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-phagia

Eating

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