CPAP 1502 Healthcare Terminology Rules

CPAP 1502 Healthcare Terminology Rules - Chapter 1 Root...

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Chapter 1 Root main part of word SufFx Meaning Word analysis -ac Pertaining to cardi/ac pertaining to the heart -al pertaining to umbilic/al pertaining to the navel -ar pertaining to muscul/ar pertaining to muscle -ary pertaining to pulmon/ary pertaining to the lungs -eal pertaining to esophag/eal pertaining to the esophagus -ic pertaining to hepat/ic pertaining to the liver -ical pertaining to neur/o/log/ical pertaining to the study of the nerves -ile pertaining to pen/ile pertaining to the penis -ior pertaining to anter/ior pertaining to the front -ous pertaining to cutane/ous pertaining to the skin -tic pertaining to acous/tic pertaining to hearing
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Noun Meaning Analysis -esis condition di/ur/esis- abnormal secretion of large amounts of urine -ia condition penumon/ia infection of the lungs usually caused by bacteria virus or other pathogenic organism penumon- air lungs -ism condition hyper/thyorid/ism condition characterized by overactivity of thyroid gland hyper: excessive SufFx Meaning Word Analysis
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