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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