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Medical Terminology

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Physicians Progress Notes
Physicians daily record of the patients condition.
Operative Report
Report from the surgeon detailing an operation.
Ancillary Reports
Reports from various treatments and therapies the patient has received.
Nurses Notes
Record of the patients care throughout the day.
Discharge Summary
Outline of the patients ENTIRE hospital stay.
pexy
surgical fixation
centesis
puncture to withdraw fluid
ectomy
surgical removal
plasty
surgical repair
ostomy
surgically create an opening
ism
state of
malacia
abnormal softening
sclerosis
hardening
ptosis
drooping
pathy
disease
stenosis
narrowing
-cise
cut
logy
study of
algia
pain
megally
enlargement, large
itis
inflammation
genesis
produce, generate
lysis
destruction
cyte
cell
iasis
abnormal condition
poly
many
mono
one
bi
two
semi
partial, half
morph
shape
hemat
blood
rhin
nose
nephr
kidney
pulmon
lung
cardi
heart
ur
urine, urinary tract
dermat
skin
enter
small intestine
laryng
voice box
hypo
under, below
dys
painful, difficult
neo
new
anti
against
hyper
above, over
pre
before, in front of
brady
slow
intra
within, inside
peri
around
epi
upon, over
super
above, excess
trans
through, across
endo
within, inner
retro
backward, behind
pseudo
false
graphy
process of recording
scope
instrument for viewing
gram
record or picture
graph
instrument for recording
scopy
process of visually examining
tic
pertaining to
iac
pertaining to
ory
pertaining to
al
pertaining to
ar
pertaining to
ior
pertaining to