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Meaning Monster
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Origin Ancient Greek teras(s) terata(pl)
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Examples teratoma, teratogen
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thorac(i)-, thorac(o)-, thoracico-
Medical Terminology: Relating to the upper chest, chest; the area above the breast and under the neck Latin (thōrāx) < Ancient Greek θώραξ (thōrax), chest, cuirass thoracic, thorax
thel-
Medical Terminology: Relating to a nipple Ancient Greek θηλή (thēlē), a teat, nipple Theleplasty, thelarche
thec-
Medical Terminology: case, sheath Ancient Greek θήκη (thēkē) Intrathecal
-tome
Medical Terminology: cutting instrument Greek τομή (tomē)
thromb(o)-
Medical Terminology: Relating to a blood clot, clotting of blood Ancient Greek θρόμβος (thrómbos), lump, piece, clot of blood Thrombus, thrombocytopenia
toco-
Medical Terminology: childbirth Greek τόκος tocolytic
trache(a)-
Medical Terminology: trachea Greek τραχεία Tracheotomy
-trophy
Medical Terminology: nourishment, development Greek -τροφία, τροφή Pseudohypertrophy
tort(i)-
Medical Terminology: twisted Latin tortus Torticollis
tox(i)-, tox(o)-, toxic(o)-
Medical Terminology: toxin, poison Greek τοξικόν Toxoplasmosis

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-tony
Medical Terminology: tension Greek -τονία
-tomy
Medical Terminology: act of cutting; incising, incision Greek -τομία Gastrotomy
trich(i)-, trichia, trich(o)-
Medical Terminology: Relating to hair, hair-like structure Ancient Greek θρίξ, τριχ(ο)- (thríx, trich(o)-), hair Trichocyst
-tic
Medical Terminology: pertaining to Greek -τικός
tympan(o)-
Medical Terminology: eardrum Greek τύμπανον Tympanocentesis
tri-
Medical Terminology: three Latin triangle, triceps
tachy-
Medical Terminology: Denoting something as fast, irregularly fast Ancient Greek ταχύς (tachys), fast, quickly tachycardia
trans-
Medical Terminology: Denoting something as moving or situated across or through Latin trāns, "across, through" Transfusion
therm(o)-
Medical Terminology: heat Ancient Greek θερμός (thermós) Hypothermia
top(o)-
Medical Terminology: place, topical Greek τόπος (topos) Topical anesthetic

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-tripsy
Medical Terminology: crushing Greek τρίψις Lithotripsy
ton-
Medical Terminology: tone, tension, pressure Greek τόνος (tonos)
therap-
Medical Terminology: treatment Ancient Greek (therapeía) hydrotherapy, therapeutic
thyr(o)-
Medical Terminology: thyroid Greek θυρεο-ειδής
-tension, -tensive
Medical Terminology: pressure Latin Hypertension
trachel(o)-
Medical Terminology: Relating to the neck Ancient Greek τράχηλος (tráchēlos), neck tracheloplasty
thym-
Medical Terminology: emotions Greek: "thymos", spirit, soul; courage; breath, mind, emotions dysthymia
tetan-
Medical Terminology: rigid, tense Ancient Greek tetanos tetanus
thely-
Medical Terminology: Denoting something as 'relating to a woman, feminine' Ancient Greek θῆλυς (thēlys), female, feminine Thelygenous

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-oma (singular), -omata(plural)
Medical Terminology: tumor, mass, fluid collection Greek -ωμα Sarcoma, teratoma, Mesothelioma
S2405
HCPCS Code: Fetal surg sacrococ teratoma Repair of sacrococcygeal teratoma in the fetus, procedure performed in utero
G8587
HCPCS Code: No antlipid treat disch No anti-lipid treatment at discharge
kerat-
Medical Terminology: cornea (eye or skin) Greek κέρας (kéras), "horn" keratoscope
G9764
HCPCS Code: Pt treatd w/oral syst or bio Patient has been treated with a systemic medication for psoriasis vulgaris
M360
ICD 10 Code: M00 - M99 Dermato(poly)myositis in neoplastic disease M00 - M99 Diseases of the musculoskeletal system and connective tissue
G8585
HCPCS Code: Antilipid treat disch Anti-lipid treatment at discharge
cerat(o)-
Medical Terminology: Relating to the cornu; a horn Ancient Greek κέρας, κερατ- (kéras, kerat-), a horn Ceratoid
terato-
Medical Terminology: Monster Ancient Greek teras(s) terata(pl) teratoma, teratogen
-logist
Medical Terminology: Denotes someone who studies a certain field (the field of _____-logy); a specialist; one who treats Ancient Greek λογιστής (logistēs), studier, practitioner Oncologist, pathologist