Chapter 17 Endocrinology Word Building

adren/o/megaly
Build a medical word that means enlargement of adrenal glands

adrenal/ectomy
Build a medical word that means excision of adrenal glands

hyper/calc/emia
Build a medical word that means excessive calcium in the blood

endo/crin/ology
Build a medical word that means study of endocrine glands

gluc/o/genesis
Build a medical word that means forming or producing sugar

hypo/glyc/emia
Build a medical word that means under or below sugar blood condition

glycos/uria
Build a medical word that means glucose in the urine

home/o/stasis
Build a medical word that means same standing still

kal/emia
Build a medical word that means potassium blood condition

pancreat/o/tomy
Build a medical word that means incision of the pancreas

parathyroid/ectomy
Build a medical word that means removal of the parathyroid

thym/oma
Build a medical word that means tumor of the thymus gland

thyr/o/megaly
Build a medical word that means enlargement of the thyroid gland

hyper/thyroid/ism
Build a medical word that means condition of excessive thyroid gland

toxic/o/logist
Build a medical word that means specialist in the study of poisons

endo/crine
Build a medical word that means to secrete within

poly/dipsia
Build a medical word that means excessive thirst

andr/o/gen
Build a medical word that means forming or producing male

thyr/o/toxic
Build a medical word that means poison thyroid gland

glycos/uria
Build a medical word that means sugar in the urine

eu/thyr/oid
Build a medical word that means resembling a good thyroid gland

exo/crine
Build a medical word that means secrete outward

hyper/glyc/emia
Build a medical word that means excessive sugar blood condition

hypo/insulin/ism
Build a medical word that means condition of under or below insulin