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What does the prefix adomin/o- mean?
What does the prefix acr/o- mean?
What does the prefix aden/o- mean?
What does the prefix angi/o- mean?
What does the prefix arthr/o- mean?
What does the prefix cardi/o- mean?
What does the prefix chondr/o- mean?
What does the prefix cyst/o- mean?
What does the prefix cyt/o- mean?
What does the prefix dent/o- mean?
What does the prefix dermat/o- mean?
What does the prefix duoden/o- mean?
What does the prefix gastr/o- mean?
What does the prefix hepat/o- mean?
What does the prefix laryn/go- mean?
What does the prefix my/o- mean?
What does the prefix nephr/o- mean?
What does the prefix neur/o- mean?
What does the prefix oste/o- mean?
What does the prefix ot/o- mean?
What does the prefix path/o- mean?
What does the prefix pneumon/o- mean?
What does the prefix rhin/o- mean?
What does the prefix stomat/o- mean?
What does the prefix throac/o- mean?
What does the prefix opt/o- mean?
eye or vision
What does the suffix -mega mean?
What does the suffix -oma mean?
What does the suffix -gram mean?
What does the suffix -itis mean?
inflammation or infection
What does the suffix -olgy mean?
the study of or science of
What does the suffix -ist mean?
practitioner of a science
What does the suffix -plasty mean?
formation or plastic repair of
the scientific study of body structure and development.
Who is the father of anatomy and what set of books did he write?
Andreas Vesalius; De humani corporis fabrica
What is the book of official international nomenclature for anatomy as designated by the International Congress of Anatomists?
What is physiology?
the scientific study of how the body functions
What is the anatomical study of an organism from conception to birth?
Give the names of the sub-disciplines of anatomy by levels of organization.
Human Body: Gross Anatomy, Surface Anatomy, Regional Anatomy, Radiological Anatomy.
What is comparative anatomy? Give examples.
the comparison of anatomical differences in similar organisms. Anatomy of a cat is very similar to that of a human, but there are some differences that have to be explained. Also, anatomical differences in men and women, i.e., the average heart size, blood amount, and heartrate between men and women is different.
What is pathological anatomy?
The study of abnormal anatomy such as is found in persons with a disease or congenital disorder.