Lesson 1, Topic 1
In Progress

Language of medicine

May 3, 2021

allied health professions
(AL-ayed helth pro-FESH-unz)
atrophy
(AT-roh-fee)
[a- without, -troph- nourishment, -y state]
autopsy
(AW-top-see)
[auto- self, -ops- view, -y procedure]
disease
(dih-ZEEZ)
[dis- without, -ease comfort]
forensic science
(foh-REN-zik SYE-ens)
[forens- public forum, -ic relating to, scienc- knowledge]
medicine
(MED-ih-sin)
[med- heal, -ic- relating to, -ine of or like]
pathology
(pah-THOL-oh-jee)
[patho- disease, -o- combining vowel, -log- words (study of), -y activity]