Pronunciation of Medical Terminology

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149 terms · Taken from "Medical Terminology-A Short Course"

adenitis

ad-eh-NI-tis

adenoma

ah-deh-NO-mah

anemia

ah-NE-me-ah

arthralgia

ar-THRAL-jah

arthritis

ar-THRI-tis

arthrogram

AR-thro-gram

arthroschope

AR-thro-skop

arthroscopy

ar-THROS-ko-pe

autopsy

AW-top-se

biology

bi-OL-o-je

biopsy

BI-op-se

carcinoma

kar-sih-NO-mah

cardiac

KAR-de-ak

cardiology

kar-de-OL-o-je

cephalgia

seh-FAL-jah

cephalic

seh-FAL-ik

cerebral

seh-RE-bral

cerebrovascular accident

seh-re-bro-VAS-ku-lar AK-sih-dent

cystoscope

SIS-to-skop

cystoscopy

sis-TOS-ko-pe

cytology

si-TOL-o-je

dermal

DER-mal

dermatitis

der-mah-TI-tis

diagnosis

di-ag-NO-sis

diameter

di-AM-eter

dysentery

DIS-en-teh-re

electrocardiogram

e-lek-tro-KAR-de-o-gram

electroencephalogram

e-lek-tro-en-SEF-ah-lo-gram

endocardium

en-do-KAR-de-um

endocrine glands

EN-do-krin glanz

endocrinology

en-do-krih-NOL-o-je

enteritis

en-teh-RI-tis

erythrocyte

eh-RITH-ro-site

exocrine glands

EK-so-krin glanz

gastrectomy

gas-TREK-to-me

gastric

gas-TRI-tis

gastroenteritis

gas-tro-en-teh-RI-tis

gastroenterology

gas-tro-en-ter-OL-o-je

gastroscope

GAS-tro-skop

gastroscopy

gas-TROS-ko-pe

gastrotomy

gas-TROT-o-me

gynecologist

gi-neh-KOL-o-jist

hematoma

he-mah-TO-mah

hemoglobin

HE-mo-glo-bin

hepatitis

hep-ah-TI-tis

hepatoma

hep-ah-TO-mah

hyperglycemia

hi-per-gli-SE-me-ah

hyperthyroidism

hi-per-THI-royd-izm

hypoglycemia

hi-po-gli-SE-me-ah

hypothyroidism

hi-po-THI-royd-izm

laparoscopy

lap-ah-ROS-ko-pe

laparotomy

lap-ah-ROT-o-me

leukemia

lu-KE-me-ah

leukocyte

LU-ko-site

nephrectomy

neh-FREK-to-me

nephrology

neh-FROL-o-je

nephrosis

neh-FRO-sis

neural

NU-ral

neuralgia

nu-RAL-jah

neuritis

nu-RI-tis

neurology

nur-ROL-o-je

neurotomy

nur-ROT-o-me

oncologist

ong-KOL-o-jist

opthalmoscope

of-THAL-mo-skop

osteitis

os-te-I-tis

osteoarthritis

os-te-o-ar-THRI-tis

pathologist

pah-THOL-o-jist

platelet

PLAT-let

prognosis

prog-NO-sis

prostate gland

PROS-tate gland

psychosis

si-KO-sis

renal

RE-nal

resection

re-SEK-shun

retrogastric

reh-tro-GAS-trik

rhinitis

ri-NI-tis

rhinotomy

ri-NOT-o-me

sarcoma

sar-KO-mah

subgastric

sub-GAS-trik

subhepatic

sub-heh-PAT-ik

thrombocyte

THROM-bo-site

thrombosis

throm-BO-sis

transdermal

trans-DER-mal

transgastric

trans-GAS-trik

transurethral

trans-u-RE-thral

abdomen

AB-do-men

abdominal cavity

ab-DOM-in-al KAV-ih-te

anterior

an-TE-re-or

bronchial tubes

BRON-ke-al tubes

bronchoscopy

bron-KOS-ko-pe

cartilage

KAR-tih-lij

cervical

SER-vih-kal

circulatory system

SER-ku-lah-tor-e SIS-tem

coccygeal

KOK-sih-JE-al

coccyx

KOK-sis

cranial cavity

KRA-ne-al KAV-ih-te

craniotomy

kra-ne-OT-o-me

diaphragm

DI-ah-fram

digestive system

di-JES-tive SIS-tem

disk (disc)

disk

endocrine system

EN-do-krin SIS-tem

epithelial

ep-ih-THE-le-al

esophageal

eh-sof-ah-JE-al

esophagus

eh-SOF-af-gus

female reproductive system

FE-mal re-pro-DUK-tiv SIS-tem

frontal pane

FRUN-tal pane

hepatitis

hep-ah-TI-tis

hypochondriac

hi-po-KON-dre-ak

laparoscopy

lap-ah-ROS-ko-pre

laparotomy

lap-ah-ROT-o-me

laryngeal

lah-RIN-je-al OR lah-rin-JAH-al

larynx

LAR-inks

lateral

LAT-er-al

lumbar

LUM-bar

lymphocyte

LIMF-o-site

mediastinal

me-de-as-TI-nal

mediastinum

me-de-ahs-TI-num

musculoskeletal system

mus-ku-lo-SKEL-e-tal SIS-tem

nervous system

NER-vus SIS-tem

ovary

O-vah-re

pelvic cavity

PEL-vik KAV-ih-te

pelvis

PEL-vis

peritoneal

per-ih-to-NE-al

peritoneum

per-ih-to-NE-um

pharyngeal

fah-RIN-je-al OR fah-rin-JE-al

pharynx

FAR-inks

pituitary gland

pih-TU-ih-teh-re gland

pleura

PLOO-rah

pleuritis

ploo-RI-tis

posterior

pos-TER-e-or

respiratory system

RES-pir-ah-tor-e SIS-tem

sacral

SA-kral

sacrum

SA-krum

sagittal plane

SAJ-ih-tal plan

spinal cavity

SPI-nal KAV-ih-te

spinal column

SPI-nal KOL-um

spinal cord

SPI-mal kord

thoracic cavity

tho-RAS-ik KAV-ih-te

thoracotomy

tho-rah-KOT-oh-me

trachea

TRAY-ke-ah

tracheotomy

tray-ke-OT-o-me

transverse plane

trans-VERS plan

ureter

YOOR-eh-ter OR u-RE-ter

urethra

u-RE-thrah

urinary system

UR-in-er-e SIS-tem

uterus

U-ter-us

vertebra

VER-teh-brah

vertebrae

VER-teh-bray

vertebral

VER-teh-bral

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