medical terminology

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septum

a general term in anatomy to designate a dividing wall or partition

nasal septum

the partition separating the two nasal cavities

septal

pertaining to septum

septulum

a small separating wall or partition

paranasal sinuses

air cavities in the cranial bone communicating with the nasal cavity

sinusoid

resembling a sinus;

sinusotomy

surgical incision of a sinus

sinusology

the branch of medicine which has to do with the sinuses

somatic

pertaining to the body

soma

denoting the body as distinguished from the mind

somatomegaly

abnormal size of a body; giantism

somatotherapy

treatment aimed at curing the ills of the body

somasthenia

a condition of bodily weakness

somatopathy

a bodily disorder

somatopsychic

pertaining to both body and mind

psychosomatic

pertaining to the mind- body relationship

tarsus

the ankle region

tarsal

pertaining to the ankle bones

metatarsus

the part of the foot between the ankle and the toes

metatarsal

pertaining to the metatarsus

ectopia

displacement

topical

pertaining to particular spot

topalgia

fixed or localized pain

trachelocystitis

inflammation of the neck of the bladder

trachelodynia

pain in the neck

trachelomyitis

inflammation of the muscle of the neck

trache

windpipe, the main trunk of the system of tubes by which air passes to and form the lungs

trachea

name of the windpipe

tracheal

pertaining to the windpipe

tracheitis

inflammation of the trachea or windpipe

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