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Medical Terminology. List 6 Ch. 3. Mamm/o. Breast Mammary Pertaining to the breast Mammogram X-ray record of the breast. Mammogram X-ray record of the breast. Mast/o. Breast Mastectomy Removal of the breast Mastitis Inflammation of the breast. Men/o. Menses (menstruation)

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mamm o
Mamm/o

Breast

  • Mammary
    • Pertaining to the breast
  • Mammogram
    • X-ray record of the breast
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Mammogram
    • X-ray record of the breast
mast o
Mast/o

Breast

  • Mastectomy
    • Removal of the breast
  • Mastitis
    • Inflammation of the breast
men o
Men/o

Menses (menstruation)

  • Menorrhea
    • Normal discharge of blood
  • Menorrhagia
    • Excessive bleeding
  • Amenorrhea
    • No menstrual bleeding
mening o
Mening/o

Meninges (membranes around the brain and spinal cord)

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Meningitis
    • Inflammation of the meninges
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My/o

Muscles

  • Myocardial
    • Pertaining to the muscle of the heart
  • Myoma
    • Tumor of muscle
  • Myomectomy
    • Removal of muscle tumor
  • Myositis
    • Inflammation of the muscle
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Myositis
    • Inflammation of the muscle
myel o
Myel/o

Spinal cord

  • Myelogram
    • X-ray image and record of the spinal cord
necr o
Necr/o
  • Death
  • Necrotic
    • Pertaining to the death of cells
  • Necrosis
    • Death of cells
phleb o
Phleb/o

Vein

  • Phlebitis
    • Inflammation of a vein
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Phlebotomist
    • A person who removes blood
    • Vampire! 
pneumon o
Pneumon/o

Lung

  • Pneumonia
    • Abnormal condition of the lung
  • Pneumonectomy
    • Removal of a lung
  • Pneumonitis
    • Inflammation of a lung
pulmon o
Pulmon/o

Lung

  • Pulmonary
    • Pertaining to the lung
radi o
Radi/o

X-ray

  • Radiology
    • Science of using x-rays to diagnosis disease
    • Study of x-rays
  • Radiologist
    • Specialist in the use of x-rays (DOCTOR)
septic o
Septic/o

Pertaining to infection

  • Septic
    • Pertaining to infection
  • Septicemia
    • Infection in the blood
    • Blood poisoning
tonsil o
Tonsil/o

Tonsils

  • Tonsillitis
    • Inflammation of the tonsils
vascul o
Vascul/o

Blood vessel

  • Vascular
    • Pertaining to blood vessels
  • Vasculitis
    • Inflammation of blood vessels
centesis
-centesis

Surgical procedure to remove fluid

  • Thoracentesis
    • Surgical puncture of the chest to remove fluid
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Amniocentesis
    • Surgical puncture to remove fluid from the amnion
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Arthrocentesis
    • Surgical puncture to remove fluid from a joint
ectomy
-ectomy

Removal, resection, excision

  • Tonsillectomy
    • Removal of tonsil
  • Hysterectomy
    • Removal of uterus
  • Cholecystectomy
    • Removal of the gallbladder
  • Nephrectomy
    • Removal of a kidney
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-gram

Record

  • Myelogram
    • X-ray of the spinal cord
graphy
-graphy

Process of recording

  • Mammography
    • Process of recording the breast
  • Angiography
    • X-ray recording of blood vessels after contract is injected
lysis
-lysis

Separation, breakdown, destruction

  • Dialysis
    • Complete separation
plasty
-plasty

Surgical repair or correction

  • Mammoplasty
    • Surgical repair of the breast
  • Rhinoplasty
    • Surgical repair of the nose
  • Arthroplasty
    • Surgical repair of the joint
scopy
-scopy
  • Process of visual examination
  • Laparoscopy
    • Visual examination of the abdomen
  • Laryngoscopy
    • Visual examination of the larynx
stomy
-stomy

Opening

  • Colostomy
    • Opening of the colon to the outside of the body
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Tracheostomy
    • Opening of the trachea to the outside of the body
therapy
-therapy

-Treatment

  • Radiotherapy
    • Treatment of disease with x-ray
  • Chemotherapy
    • Treatment of disease (cancer) with chemicals
  • Cryotherapy
    • Treatment of disease with cold
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-tomy

Incision, to cut into

  • Craniotomy
    • Incision of the skull
  • Phlebotomy
    • Incision of a vein