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40 terms

ICBS-110 Week 2

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-scopy
visual examination
-scope
instrument for visual examination
-rrhage, -rrhagia
bleeding, abnormal excessive fluid, discharge
-rrhaphy
to suture
-rrhea
abnormal flow, discharge
-rrhexis
rupture
-ologist
specialist
-ology
the science or study of
-graph
resulting record
-graphy
process of recording
-gram
picture or record
ILE/O
ileum, small intestine
-ectomy
surgical removal, cutting out, excision
-ostomy
surgically creating an opening
ILI/O
ilium, hip bone
-otomy
cutting, surgical incision
-desis
surgical fixation of a bone or joint, to bind, tie together
-centesis
surgical puncture to remove fluid
cyst/o
urinary bladder, cyst, sac of fluid
cyt/o
cell
-algia
pain, painful condition
-dynia
pain
arteri/o
artery
ather/o
plaque, fatty substance
arthr/o
joint
ante-
before, in front of
anti-
against
hem/o, hemat/o
blood, relating to blood
hemi-
half
hepato
liver
ab-
away from, negative, absent
ad-
toward, to, in direction of
-itis
inflammation
an-
no, not, without
an/o
anus, ring
brachy-
short
brady-
slow
acr/o
extremities (hands and feet), top, extreme point
adeno
gland
cardi/o
heart