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Pronunciation of Medical Terminology

Taken from "Medical Terminology-A Short Course"
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adenitis
ad-eh-NI-tis
adenoma
ah-deh-NO-mah
anemia
ah-NE-me-ah
arthralgia
ar-THRAL-jah
-gia
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