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168 terms
Medical Terminology: Basic Word Structure
Prefixes
Suffixes
Root
Combining Vowel
Word beginnings
Word endings
The foundation of a word
A letter linking a suffix and a root, or linking two roots, i…
Prefixes
Word beginnings
Suffixes
Word endings
77 terms
Medical Terminology (Basic Word Structure)
aden/o
arthr/o
bi/o
carcin/o
gland
joint
life
cancerous, cancer
aden/o
gland
arthr/o
joint
74 terms
Medical Terminology Basic Word Structure
aden/o
arthr/o
bi/o
carcin/o
gland
joint
life
cancerous, cancer
aden/o
gland
arthr/o
joint
Medical Terminology Basic Word Structure
Prefix
Suffix
Root
Combining Vowel
word beginnings
word endings
foundation of a word
A letter linking a suffix and a root or linking two roots
Prefix
word beginnings
Suffix
word endings
77 terms
Medical Terminology - Chapter 01 Basic Word Structure
-ac
-al
-algia
-cyte
pertaining to
pertaining to
pain
cell
-ac
pertaining to
-al
pertaining to
76 terms
Medical Terminology | Basic Word Structure
trans-
sub-
retro-
re-
across, through
below, under
behind
back, backward
trans-
across, through
sub-
below, under
75 terms
Medical Terminology - Basic Word Structure
aden/o
arthr/o
bi/o
carcin/o
gland
joint
life
cancerous, cancer
aden/o
gland
arthr/o
joint
76 terms
Medical Terminology-Basic Word Structure
Pro-
Sub-
Trans-
Retro-
before; forward
below; under
across
behind
Pro-
before; forward
Sub-
below; under
84 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1-Basic Word Structure
Tachycardia
tomy
graphy
osis
Fast heart.
Process of cutting/incision (Suffix)
Process of recording (Suffix)
Abnormal condition or process (Suffix)
Tachycardia
Fast heart.
tomy
Process of cutting/incision (Suffix)
77 terms
Medical Terminology Basic Word Structure
Aden/o
Arthr/o
Bi/o
carcin/o
Gland
Joint
Life
Cancerous,cancer
Aden/o
Gland
Arthr/o
Joint
37 terms
Medical Terminology- Basic Word Structure
Nephr/o
Thromb/o
Ur/o
Onc/o
Kidney
Clot;Clotting
Urinary tract, urine
Tumor
Nephr/o
Kidney
Thromb/o
Clot;Clotting
Basic Word Structure (Medical Terminology)
Cerebr/o
Cis/o
Crin/o
Cyst/o
Cerebrum (largest part of the brain)
To cut
To secrete (to form and give off)
Urinary Bladder; Sac or a Cyst (sac containing fluid)
Cerebr/o
Cerebrum (largest part of the brain)
Cis/o
To cut
76 terms
Medical Terminology Basic word structure
Cerebro
Adeno
bio
Cardio
cerebrum (Largest part of the brain) Combining Form
gland Combining Form
life Combining Form
heart Combining Form
Cerebro
cerebrum (Largest part of the brain) Combining Form
Adeno
gland Combining Form
Medical terminology basic word structure
Aden
Arthr
Bio
Carcin
Gland
Joint
Life
Cancerous,cancer
Aden
Gland
Arthr
Joint
52 terms
medical terminology: basic word structure
3 General Rules
root
suffix
prefix
1. Read meaning of terms from suffix to beginning of term and…
foundation of the term
word ending
word beginning
3 General Rules
1. Read meaning of terms from suffix to beginning of term and…
root
foundation of the term
Medical Terminology Basic word structure
Aden/o
Arthr/o
Bi/o
Carcin/o
Gland
Joint
Life
Cancer
Aden/o
Gland
Arthr/o
Joint
25 terms
Medical Terminology Basic Word Structure
Cardi/o
Aden/o
Bi/o
Cerebr/o
Heart
Gland
Life
Cerebrum
Cardi/o
Heart
Aden/o
Gland
68 terms
Medical Terminology basic word structure
Hemat
Logy
Elect
Itis
Blood
Process of study
Electricity
Inflammation
Hemat
Blood
Logy
Process of study
81 terms
Medical Terminology: Basic Word Structure
Eponyms
Acronym
Nervous system
Cardiovascular system
Derive from the name of a person i.e. Heimlich maneuver
Abbreviation that we pronounce as if it were a word instead o…
encephal/o = brain
cardi/o = heart
Eponyms
Derive from the name of a person i.e. Heimlich maneuver
Acronym
Abbreviation that we pronounce as if it were a word instead o…
71 terms
Medical Terminology Basic Word Structure
Hemat
Logy
Electr
Cardi
blood
Study of
Electricity
Heart
Hemat
blood
Logy
Study of
Medical Terminology - Basic Word Structure
Aden/o
Arthr/o
Bi/o
Carcin/o
Gland
Joint
Life
Cancer
Aden/o
Gland
Arthr/o
Joint
65 terms
Medical Terminology: Basic word structure
Gram
Enter
Scope
Ic
Record
Intestines
Instrument to visually examine
Pertaining to
Gram
Record
Enter
Intestines
12 terms
Medical terminology: Basic word structure
aden/o
arthr/o
bi/o
carcin/o
gland
joint
life
cancerous, cancer
aden/o
gland
arthr/o
joint
68 terms
Medical Terminology Basic word structure
aden/o
arthr/o
bi/o
carcin/o
gland
joint
life
cancer, cancerous
aden/o
gland
arthr/o
joint
76 terms
Medical Terminology | Basic Word Structure Chapter 1
trans-
sub-
retro-
re-
across, through
below, under
behind
back, backward
trans-
across, through
sub-
below, under
78 terms
Medical Terminology: Chapter 1 Basic Word Structure
aden/o
arthr/o
bi/o
carcin/o
gland
joint
life
cancerous,cancer
aden/o
gland
arthr/o
joint
64 terms
Medical Terminology: Basic Word Structure
aden/o
arthr/o
bi/o
cephal/o
gland
joint
life
head
aden/o
gland
arthr/o
joint
80 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1: Basic Word Structure
Root
Suffix
Combing Vowel
Combining Form
Foundation of a word
Word ending
Links the root to the suffix or to another root word
The root plus the combining vowel
Root
Foundation of a word
Suffix
Word ending
34 terms
Medical Terminology Basic Word Structure
Aden/o
Arthr/o
Bi/o
Carcin/o
having to do with a gland
having to do with joints
life
cancer or cancerous
Aden/o
having to do with a gland
Arthr/o
having to do with joints
70 terms
Medical Terminology: Basic Word Structure
aden-
arthr-
bi-
carcin-
gland
joint
life
cancer, cancerous
aden-
gland
arthr-
joint
173 terms
Medical Terminology Ch 1 Basic Word Structure
What are two prefixes for the words "n…
What is the combining form for the wor…
What is the term for "Inflammation of…
What is the term for "tumor of a gland"?
a-, an-
aden/o
adenitis
adenoma
What are two prefixes for the words "n…
a-, an-
What is the combining form for the wor…
aden/o
Medical Terminology - Chapter 01 Basic Word Structure
-ac
-al
-algia
-cyte
pertaining to
pertaining to
pain
cell
-ac
pertaining to
-al
pertaining to
88 terms
Medical Terminology Basic Word Structure Combining Form
Aden/o
Adenoma
Adenitis
Arthr/o
This is a combing form for gland
a benign epithelial tumor of glandular origin or , tumor of a…
inflammation of a gland or lymph node
This is combining form for joint
Aden/o
This is a combing form for gland
Adenoma
a benign epithelial tumor of glandular origin or , tumor of a…
79 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1- Basic Word Structure
Aden/o
Arthr/o
Bi/o
Carcin/o
Gland
Joint
Life
Cancerous; cancer
Aden/o
Gland
Arthr/o
Joint
75 terms
Medical Terminology CHPT 1 Basic word structure
sect/o
rhin/o
-ic
retro-
to cut
nose
pertaining to
behind;back;backward
sect/o
to cut
rhin/o
nose
Ch 1 Basic Word Structure (Medical Terminology)
aden/o
arthr/o
bi/o
carcin/o
gland
joint
life
cancerous, cancer
aden/o
gland
arthr/o
joint
162 terms
Medical Terminology CH 1 Basic Word Structure
aden/o
arthr/o
bi/o
carcin/o
gland
joint
life
cancerous, cancer
aden/o
gland
arthr/o
joint
Medical Terminology: Basic word structure (#1)
Ectomy
Itis
Pathy
Arthro
Surgical removal of
Inflammation of
Disease of
Joint
Ectomy
Surgical removal of
Itis
Inflammation of
77 terms
Medical Terminology Chapter 1 Basic Word Structure
hemat/o, hem/o
-logy
electr/o
cardi/o
blood
process of study
electricity
heart
hemat/o, hem/o
blood
-logy
process of study
16 terms
Medical terminology, lesson 1: basic word structure
Root
Suffix
Prefix
Combining vowel
Essential meaning of the term
Word ending
Small part added to the beginning of the term
Next routes to suffixes and roots to other roots
Root
Essential meaning of the term
Suffix
Word ending
Medical Terminology- Basic Word Structure (ALL TERMS)
Aden/0
Arthr/o
Bi/o
Carcin/0
Gland
Joint
life
cancer
Aden/0
Gland
Arthr/o
Joint
88 terms
Medical Terminology Basic Word Structure Combining Form
Aden/o
Adenoma
Adenitis
Arthr/o
This is a combing form for gland
a benign epithelial tumor of glandular origin or , tumor of a…
inflammation of a gland or lymph node
This is combining form for joint
Aden/o
This is a combing form for gland
Adenoma
a benign epithelial tumor of glandular origin or , tumor of a…
50 terms
Medical Terminology Basic Word Structure Suffixes
-ac
-al
-algia
-Cyte
This suffix means --pertaining to
This suffix Pertaining To
This suffix refers to Pain
This suffix refers to cell
-ac
This suffix means --pertaining to
-al
This suffix Pertaining To
Medical Terminology Chapter 1 Basic Word Structure
dermatology
endocrinology
gastroenterology
hematology
study of the skin
study of the endocrine glands
study of the stomach and intestines
study of blood
dermatology
study of the skin
endocrinology
study of the endocrine glands
6 terms
Medical Terminology Final Review (Basic Word Structure)
What are the three objectives to keep…
What is the foundation of the word?
What is the word ending?
What is the beginning of the term?
1) Analyze words by dividing them into parts... 2) Relate terms…
The root
Suffix
Prefix
What are the three objectives to keep…
1) Analyze words by dividing them into parts... 2) Relate terms…
What is the foundation of the word?
The root
Medical Terminology - Chapter 01 Basic Word Structure
-ac
-al
-algia
-cyte
pertaining to
pertaining to
pain
cell
-ac
pertaining to
-al
pertaining to
170 terms
Medical Terminology Ch 1 Basic word structure
a-, an-
aden/o
adenitis
adenoma
combining form for the words no, not, without
combining form for the word gland
Inflammation of a gland
Tumor of a gland
a-, an-
combining form for the words no, not, without
aden/o
combining form for the word gland
112 terms
Medical Terminology: Chapter 1- Basic Word Structure
-al
-ac
ur/o
thromb/o
pertaining to
pertaining to
urinary tract, urine
clot, clotting
-al
pertaining to
-ac
pertaining to
Medical Terminology CH 1 Basic Word Structure
aden/o
arthr/o
bi/o
carcin/o
gland
joint
life
cancerous, cancer
aden/o
gland
arthr/o
joint
Medical Terminology- Chapter 1 Basic Word Structure
Suffix
Root
Combining vowel
Combining form
When you analyze a medical term,begin at the end of the word.…
Look at the beginning of the term. The ___ gives the essentia…
Usually the letter "O" has no meaning of its own but is an im…
The combining vowel plus the root
Suffix
When you analyze a medical term,begin at the end of the word.…
Root
Look at the beginning of the term. The ___ gives the essentia…
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