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Unformatted text preview: intravenous anesthesia hematoma hepatamegaly Appendicectomy Subcutaneous polyneuropathy 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 Etymo ol-ogy History Sentence: I need the patients etymology Mastectomy Maste. o-omy Sentence: The women with stage 4 breast cancer, had to undergo a double mastectomy. Neuroma Neur-om-a Tumor or mass on the nerve Sentence: She has a small neuroma. Tachycardia Tachy Cardi/o-ia Condition of a Fast heart Sentence: Ma’m, your husband suffered from tachycardia. Endotracheal Endo-Trache/o--al Pertaining to within the trachea Sentence: They had to put the tube in endotracheally. HCA 220...
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This note was uploaded on 05/19/2011 for the course HEALTH ADM 220 taught by Professor Hammer during the Spring '11 term at University of Phoenix.
- Spring '11