med terms module 6

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-plasty surgical repair
-pexy surgical fixation, suspension
-rrhea flow
-rrhage excessive bleeding
-rrhexis rupture
-oma tumor, swelling
-itis inflammation
-ptosis drooping
-ectomy surgical removal or excision
-otomy surgical incision
Di/Bi two, double
cry/o cold
-scope instrument used for visual examination
-scopy visual examination
-gram record, radio graphic image
-graphy process of recording
-osis abnormal
-pathy disease
phot/o light
opthalm/o eye
blephar/o eyelid
Iri/o iris
scler/o sclera
-opia vision, condition
kerat/o cornea
opt/o vision
lacrim/o tears, tear duct
cor/o pupil
myring/o tympanic membrane ( ear drum)
ot/o ear
audi/o hearing
-ictal seizure, attack
Tympan/o tympanic membrane (ear drum) middle ear
neur/o nerve
meningi/o meninges
myc/o fungus
cerumin/o ear wax
mastoid/o mastoid bone
cerebr/o cerebrum, brain
auri/o ear
encephal/o brain
larcim/o tear, tear duct
conjunctiv/o conjunctiva
opt/o vision
phak/o lens
retin/o retina
scler/o sclera
-opia vision, condition
IOP intra occular pressure
myc/o fungus
ENT ear nose throat
EENT eye ear nose throat
OM otitis media
esthesi/o sensation, sensitivity, feeling
myel/o bone marrow
quadri/o four
-paresis slight paralysis
hemi- half
mono- one
ADHD attention deficit hyperactivity disorder
CNS Central Nervous System
PNS Peripheral Nervous System
CSF Cerebro Spinal Fluid
CVA cerebrovascular accident
TIA Transient ischemic attack
EEG electroencaohalography
MRI magnetic resonance imaging
MS multiple sclerosis
OCD obsessive compulsive disorder
PTSD post traumatic stress disorder
-lysis loosening, dissolution, seperating
-sclerosis hardening
-stenosis constriction or narrowing

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