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