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61 terms
Medical Terminology Word Elements
cyt/o
hist/o
kary/o... nucle/o
anter/o
cell
tissue
nucleus
front
cyt/o
cell
hist/o
tissue
All Medical Terminology Elements
gastr-
cardi-
megal-
-itis
stomach
heart
enlarged
inflammation
gastr-
stomach
cardi-
heart
350 terms
All Medical Terminology Elements
gastr-
cardi-
megal-
-itis
stomach
heart
enlarged
inflammation
gastr-
stomach
cardi-
heart
727 terms
Medical Terminology Word Elements
without; not
noun ending
from; away from
abdomen
a-
-a
ab-
abdomin/o
without; not
a-
noun ending
-a
147 terms
Medical Terminology Word Elements
Arter/i/o
Arthr/o
Card/i/o
Derm/at/o
Artery
Joint
Heart
Skin
Arter/i/o
Artery
Arthr/o
Joint
308 terms
Medical Terminology Word Elements
arthr/o
bronch/o
cardi/o
derm/o, dermat/o
joint
bronchus
heart
skin
arthr/o
joint
bronch/o
bronchus
1,089 terms
Medical Terminology Word Elements
a-
an-
ab-
abdomin/o
no; not; without
no; not; without
away from
abdomen
a-
no; not; without
an-
no; not; without
Medical Terminology (Word Elements and Body Direction Terms)
Prefix
Root word
Suffix
Combining vowel
Comes before the root word.
Relating to specific body parts.
Comes after the root word.
Makes the word easier to say.
Prefix
Comes before the root word.
Root word
Relating to specific body parts.
147 terms
Medical Terminology Word Elements
Arter/i/o
Arthr/o
Card/i/o
Derm/at/o
Artery
Joint
Heart
Skin
Arter/i/o
Artery
Arthr/o
Joint
9 terms
Medical Terminology: Medical Word elements
word root
Greek roots
latin roots
combining form
the foundation of a medical term and contains its primary mee…
used to build words that describe a disease, condition, treat…
used to build words that describe anatomical structures
created when a word root is combined with a vowel, usually an…
word root
the foundation of a medical term and contains its primary mee…
Greek roots
used to build words that describe a disease, condition, treat…
Word Elements (medical terminology)
Wood Root (WR)
Combining Form (CF)
Suffix
Prefix
Foundation of a medical word that contains its full meaning
created when a word root is combined with a vowel, known as a…
word element at the end of a word
word element at the beginning of a word
Wood Root (WR)
Foundation of a medical word that contains its full meaning
Combining Form (CF)
created when a word root is combined with a vowel, known as a…
43 terms
Medical Terminology Medical Word Elements
cyt/o
hist/o
kary/o... nucle/o
anter/o
Cell
Tissue
Nucleus
Anterior, front
cyt/o
Cell
hist/o
Tissue
25 terms
Elements Of Medical Terminology
Gastr-
Cardi-
Megal-
-itis
Stomach
Heart
Enlarged
Inflammation
Gastr-
Stomach
Cardi-
Heart
11 terms
Medical Terminology Word Elements
What's the abbreviation for word root?
What's the definition of word root?
In medical terms, what do word roots r…
How many elements are there in medical…
"WR"
The main part, or foundation, of the word
Anatomical structure
4
What's the abbreviation for word root?
"WR"
What's the definition of word root?
The main part, or foundation, of the word
25 terms
Medical Terminology: Elements 1
Gastr
Cardi
Megal
Itis
Stomach
Heart
Enlarged
Inflammation
Gastr
Stomach
Cardi
Heart
8 terms
Medical Terminology - Word Elements
A medical word consists of some or all…
Word Roots (WR)
Combining Forms (CF)
Suffixes
1. Word Root... 2. Combining Form... 3. Suffix... 4. Prefix
►Foundation of medical term... ►Contains primary meaning... ►All me…
►Created when a word root is combined with a vowel (known as…
►Placed at end of a word that changes the meaning of the word…
A medical word consists of some or all…
1. Word Root... 2. Combining Form... 3. Suffix... 4. Prefix
Word Roots (WR)
►Foundation of medical term... ►Contains primary meaning... ►All me…
Medical terminology word elements
Cyt/o
Hist/o
Kary/o
Nucle/o
Cell
Tissue
Nucleus
Nucleus
Cyt/o
Cell
Hist/o
Tissue
199 terms
Medical Word Elements/Terminology
a-, an-
adip/o
-algia
-angi/o
without, not
fat
pain
vessel (usually blood or lymph)
a-, an-
without, not
adip/o
fat
Medical Terminology: Word Elements
abdomin/o
ana-
anter/o
cervic/o
abdomen
not, without
front
neck; cervix
abdomin/o
abdomen
ana-
not, without
Medical Terminology Word Elements
Cardi/o, card/o
Arteri/o
Capill/o
Phleb/o, ven/o
Heart
Arteries
Capillaries
Vein
Cardi/o, card/o
Heart
Arteri/o
Arteries
Medical Terminology Elements
Or
Stomat
Gloss
Lingu
Mouth
Mouth
Tongue
Tongue
Or
Mouth
Stomat
Mouth
141 terms
Elements of Medical Terminology
a-
ab-
aden-
adip-
not, without
away from
gland
fat
a-
not, without
ab-
away from
339 terms
Medical Terminology Word Elements
dermat,cutane
nephr, ren
oste
-itis
Skin
Kidney
bone
inflammation
dermat,cutane
Skin
nephr, ren
Kidney
Medical Terminology Word Elements
a, an
algia
cele
centesis
No, Not
pain
hernia
surgical puncture
a, an
No, Not
algia
pain
407 terms
Medical Terminology- Word Elements
a-
ab-
abdomin/o
-ac
without
away from
abdomen
pertaining to
a-
without
ab-
away from
63 terms
Medical Terminology Elements
A
Ab... (Abe)
Abdomin
Ac
Noun ending, name of thing from a root
Away from, not
The abdomen, belly
"Pertaining to" "Affected by"
A
Noun ending, name of thing from a root
Ab... (Abe)
Away from, not
197 terms
Medical Word Elements/Terminology
a-, an-
adip/o
-algia
angi/o
without, not
fat
pain
vessel
a-, an-
without, not
adip/o
fat
199 terms
Medical Word Elements/Terminology
a-, an-
adip/o
-algia
-angi/o
without, not
fat
pain
vessel (usually blood or lymph)
a-, an-
without, not
adip/o
fat
37 terms
Medical Terminology II ( Medical Word Elements)
Combining Forms (CF)
Prefixes
Suffixes
Arthr/o
= word root (WR) + combining vowel (CV)... - when the next word…
Are located at the beginnings of words... - modify the meaning o…
Are located at the ends of words... - modify the meaning of the…
Joint
Combining Forms (CF)
= word root (WR) + combining vowel (CV)... - when the next word…
Prefixes
Are located at the beginnings of words... - modify the meaning o…
488 terms
Medical Terminology: Word Elements
a-
ab-
ab/s-
-able
lacking, without, negation; absence; absence of; not
not
away from
describes a capacity; what can be done or accomplished
a-
lacking, without, negation; absence; absence of; not
ab-
not
147 terms
Medical Terminology Word Elements
Arter/i/o
Arthr/o
Card/i/o
Derm/at/o
Artery
Joint
Heart
Skin
Arter/i/o
Artery
Arthr/o
Joint
48 terms
medical terminology (word elements)
cyt/o
hist/o
kary/o
nucle/o
cell
tissue
nucleus
nucleus
cyt/o
cell
hist/o
tissue
199 terms
Medical Word Elements/Terminology
a-,an-
adip/o
-algia
-angi/o
without, not
fat
pain
vessel (usually blood or lymph)
a-,an-
without, not
adip/o
fat
59 terms
Medical Terminology Elements
-ac
-cyte
-emia
-algia
Pertaining to
Cell
Blood condition
Painful condition
-ac
Pertaining to
-cyte
Cell
722 terms
Medical Terminology - Word Elements
a-
ab-
abdomin/o
abort/o
without, not
from, away from
abdomen
to miscarry
a-
without, not
ab-
from, away from
Medical Word Elements/Terminology
a-, an-
adip/o
-algia
-angi/o
without, not
fat
pain
vessel (usually blood or lymph)
a-, an-
without, not
adip/o
fat
Medical Terminology (Medical Word Elements)
a-
ab-
abdomin/o
-ac
without, not
from, away from
abdomen
pertaining to
a-
without, not
ab-
from, away from
Medical Terminology (Medical Word Elements)
Cyt/o
Hist/o
Kary/o, Nucle/o
Anter/o
Cell
Tissue
Nucleus
Anterior, front
Cyt/o
Cell
Hist/o
Tissue
Medical Terminology Midterm - Elements
Cele
Malacia
Acro
Scler
Hernia
Soft/softening
Extremities
Hard
Cele
Hernia
Malacia
Soft/softening
188 terms
Medical Terminology Elements (10th)
gastr
cardi
megal
-itis
Stomach
Heart
Enlarge
Inflammation
gastr
Stomach
cardi
Heart
Elements of Medical Terminology
a-
ab-
aden-
adip-
not, without
away from
gland
fat
a-
not, without
ab-
away from
350 terms
All Medical Terminology Elements
gastr-
cardi-
megal-
-itis
stomach
heart
enlarged
inflammation
gastr-
stomach
cardi-
heart
351 terms
medical terminology 350 (elements)
Pulmo
Gastr
Ventr
Cardi
Lung
Stomach
Front
Heart
Pulmo
Lung
Gastr
Stomach
53 terms
Elements of Medical Terminology
Prefix
a-, an-
ab-, abs
ad-
a syllable or group of syllables joined to the beginning of a…
absence of
away from
to, toward, near
Prefix
a syllable or group of syllables joined to the beginning of a…
a-, an-
absence of
Word Elements In Medical Terminology
Word elements
Root word element
Prefix word element
Suffix word element
Parts of a word.
Tells the primary meaning of a word; also called base word el…
The word that comes before the root word element.
The word element that comes after the root word element.
Word elements
Parts of a word.
Root word element
Tells the primary meaning of a word; also called base word el…
Additional Medical Terminology Word Elements
Acr(o)-
Alba-
Ambi-
Ana-
Extremity, tip
White
Both, on sides
Upward, backward, excessive, through
Acr(o)-
Extremity, tip
Alba-
White
25 terms
Lesson 6 Elements: Dean Vaughn Medical Terminology
physio
bucco
palpebr
plasia
nature
cheek
eyelid
development
physio
nature
bucco
cheek
25 terms
Lesson 7 Elements: Dean Vaughn Medical Terminology
helio
astr
asthenia
fascia
sun
star shaped
weakness
sheet, band
helio
sun
astr
star shaped
25 terms
Lesson 3 Elements: Dean Vaughn Medical Terminology
cost
gram
acro
rhexis
rib
record
extremities
break, burst
cost
rib
gram
record
85 terms
Medical Terminology (Chapter 10) Medical Word Elements
Ankyl/o
Arthr/o
Kyph/o
Lamin/o
Stiffness, bent, crooked
Joint
Humpback
Lamina (part of vertebral arch)
Ankyl/o
Stiffness, bent, crooked
Arthr/o
Joint
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