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Unformatted text preview: Dys-Painful, abdominal Laryng/o-Larynx HCA 220 C. In the following activity, break the medical word into its word parts. Using the word parts, create a definition of the word. Write a sentence using the word in a medical context. Use the table to record your answers. Medical Word Prefix Combining form Suffix Definition Etymology etym ology The study Sentence: Mastectomy mast ectomy Surgical Excision Sentence: My aunt had a mastectomy of one of her breast due to cancer. Neuroma Neur/ o oma Growth of nerve system Sentence: He was suffering from Neuroma from his car accident Tachycardia tachy Cardi/o ia Condition of a fast heart Sentence: A medical condition in which the heart beat fast is called Tachycardia. Endotracheal endo Trache/ o Windpipe Sentence: My mother needed a Endotracheal to help her breathe. HCA 220...
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This note was uploaded on 04/16/2011 for the course HCA 220 taught by Professor James during the Winter '08 term at University of Phoenix.
- Winter '08