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Medical Terminology: A+P Terminology

This is intended for pre-nursing, pre health, HIM majors, or any other health related profession in undergrad that deals with the A+P classes (anatomy) or the specific medical terminology class for HIM majors (Health Information Management).  

(FOR MALFORMATION IN THE VIDEO, IT IS HIGHLIGHTED IN GREEN, PLEASE IGNORE, LOOK AT THE WORD PARTS IN COLOR INSTEAD)

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Medical Terminology: A+P Terminology: Endocrinology

This is intended for pre-nursing, pre health, HIM majors, or any other health related profession in undergrad that deals with the A+P classes (anatomy) or the specific medical terminology class for HIM majors (Health Information Management).  

ECTOMY- surgical excision

OMA- tumor

OSIS- condition

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Medical Terminology: A+P Terminology: Nervous System

This is intended for pre-nursing, pre health, HIM majors, or any other health related profession in undergrad that deals with the A+P classes (anatomy) or the specific medical terminology class for HIM majors (Health Information Management).  

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Medical Terminology: A+P Terminology: Prefixes

This is intended for pre-nursing, pre health, HIM majors, or any other health related profession in undergrad that deals with the A+P classes (anatomy) or the specific medical terminology class for HIM majors (Health Information Management).  

PREFIX

SUFFIX

WORD

MEANING

a- (lack of)

-pnea (breathing)

apnea

Temporary lack of breathing

brady- (slow)

-pnea (breathing)

bradypnea

Slow breathing

dys- (difficult)

-pnea (breathing)

dyspnea

Difficult Breathing

eu- (good, normal)

-pnea (breathing)

eupnea

Good or normal breathing

tachy- (rapid)

-pnea (breathing)

Tachypnea

Rapid Breathing

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Medical Terminology: A+P Terminology: Common Combining Forms

This is intended for pre-nursing, pre health, HIM majors, or any other health related profession in undergrad that deals with the A+P classes (anatomy) or the specific medical terminology class for HIM majors (Health Information Management).