Does the combining form in medical terms relating to childbirth describe the mother or the newborn? Read the article to find out an easy way to remember.
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What’s the difference between arthritis and arthralgia? The answer is in the suffix. Knowing even a few medical suffixes can unlock the meaning of many terms.
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You have probably heard of tachycardia, but how about bradycardia?
Unravel the word parts to find its meaning, and watch a two minute video to learn more.
Unscramble our signature word scramble cartoon to uncover the medical term for nose bleed.
Breaking Down Medical Terminology How to approach medical terms by breaking them up into pieces (prefix, root, suffix). Terms relating to parts of the body, direction, rate, amount, medical procedures and diseases are introduced. Watch other videos highlighted by MedTerm Topics. Like this post? Share it with your friends! 0