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1 202 MDE Medical Terminology. 2 ExampleConsonant Cavity, colon, cure1. c (before a, o, u) = k Cephalic, cirrhosis2. c (before e, i) = s Cholesterol3.

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1 1 202 MDE Medical Terminology

2 2 ExampleConsonant Cavity, colon, cure1. c (before a, o, u) = k Cephalic, cirrhosis2. c (before e, i) = s Cholesterol3. ch = k Gallstone, gonad4. g (before a, o, u) = g Generic, giant5. g (before e, i) = j Phase6. ph = f Pneumonia7. pn = n Psychology8. ps = s Ptosis9. pt = t Rhythm, hemorrhoid10. rh, rrh = r Xiphoid11. x = z (as first letter) Shortcuts to Pronunciation

3 3 A Combining form is the root plus a vowel. The vowel, usually O is called a combining vowel, GASTR/O/SCOPE English meaningCombining form abdomenabdomin/o glandaden / o causeaeti / o vesselangi / o arteryarteri / o appendixappend / o jointarthr / o hearingaudi / o earaur / o Armpit إبطaxill / o

4 4 ArmpitAxill / o lifeBi / o Eyelid جفنBlephar / o armbrachi / o bronchus (pl. bronchi), bronchial tubes bronchi/o bronch/o cancerouscarcin/o heartcardi/o headCephal/o brain : cerebrumCerebr/o neckcervic/o

5 5 colon (large intestines)col/o coccyx (tailbone)coccy/o, coccyg/o vaginacolp/o corneacome/o Ribcost/o skullcrani/o secretecrin/o skinCutane/o urinary bladdercyst/o cellcyt/o skinderm/o, dermat/o

6 6 gallbladdercholecyst/o تشوليسيست toothdent/i Duodenum الاثنى عشرDuoden/o brainencephal/o intestinesenter/o Epiglottis اللهاةepiglott/o skinEpitheli/o rederythr/o Esophagus المريءesophag/o feelingEsthesi/o

7 7 stomachgastr/o producing, produced bygen/o Gum لثويGingiv/o tonguegloss/o, glott/o sugarglyc/o knowledgegnos/o woman; femalegynec/o bloodhemat/o, hem/o liverhepat/o

8 8 Hernia فتقherni/o tissuehist/o Uterus الرحمhyster/o ileumile/o iliumili/o irisir/o, irid/o to hold back, obstructisch/o


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