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B. Define the following words or word parts. -phil &n

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B. Define the following words or word parts.

-phil
          -ity
     
-gen          poly-
     
pro-
          -cle
     
-ose
          exo-
     
per-
          eu-          
para-          syn-
     

C. In this activity, break the medical word into its word parts. Using the word parts, create a definition of the word. Write a sentence using the word in a medical context. Use the table to record your answers.
Medical Word     Prefix     Combining form     Additional Combining form or suffix     Suffix     Definition
Polymorphonucleated                         
Sentence:

Agranulocyte                         
Sentence:

Immunoglobulin                         
Sentence:
Epithelial                         
Sentence:
Sudoriferous                         
Sentence:
Piloerection                         
Sentence:
Medical Word     Prefix     Combining form     Additional combining form or suffix     Suffix     Definition
Anaphylaxis                         
Sentence:
Prolactin                         
Sentence:
Somatostatin                         
Sentence:
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. SH replied 6 years ago.

B
-phil affinity to
-ity state
-gen produced / origin /begining
poly- many
pro- previous to
-icle -small
-ose full of
exo- outside
per- through
eu- well
para- abnormal / alongside of
syn- Similarity

 

Epithelial - of the outer layer of skin

  • Epi - on top of
  • Thelium - cellular layer.
  • Sentence - the epithelial layer of skin is burn in a first degree burn.


Sudriferous - Sweat producing

  • The sudoriferous glands are one of the tools the body uses to cool itself off


Piloerection - Hair standing up

  • Pilo - hair
  • erection - stand up
  • Piloerection is another word for goosebumps.

Anaphylaxis - Hypersensitivity

  • Ana - against
  • Phylaxis - protection from disease
  • The patient had been stung by a bee but was highly allergic and developed anaphylaxis.

prolactin
pro - encourages
lactin - the making of milk
Prolactin is the hormone that stimulates and controls the release of milk

somatostatin
soma(to) - body
statin - inhibit / stop
Somatostatin is the hormone that regulates many other hormones in the body.



Edited by Dr. Shahzad MD on 11/20/2010 at 1:24 PM EST
Expert:  Dr. SH replied 6 years ago.
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Edited by Dr. Shahzad MD on 11/21/2010 at 3:34 AM EST
Customer: replied 6 years ago.

Hi shahzad

I need 2 sentences each one. can you please?

Expert:  Dr. SH replied 6 years ago.
You mean two sentences for each one in part C? Also I would appreciate it if you could click the accept button so that I can assist you further with your questions.
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Edited by Dr. Shahzad MD on 11/21/2010 at 7:11 AM EST