There are 2 combined forms for the kidneys. One is nefr / o and the other is ren / o. The root of the word is Nephr and the combinatorial vowel is said to form the combination Nephr / o.
nefro a combined form meaning kidney and is used in the formation of compound words: nephrolite.
hystero a combined form meaning uterus and is used in the formation of compound words: hysterotomy.
Rhino a combination form meaning nose and is used in the formation of compound words: rhinology.
Ureter / o Combine the shape of the ureter. (2 tubes from kidney to bladder)
Hepato a combined form meaning liver and is used in the formation of compound words: hepatotoxin.
, neph combines the forms meaning kidney. See also: reno [G. nephros, kidney]
To use these terms further, other combinations are presented as examples: The term adrenal glands is a combination of the prefix supra (meaning above) and the root word for kidney and the whole word including kidneys.
Medical Definition of Hepat Hepat: prefix or combined form used before a vowel to denote liver.
pancreate a combination form that represents the pancreas in compound words: pancreatotomy.
Combined forms with medical terminology A combined form is the combination of a stem with a combined vowel. Example: ARTHR / O ARTHR is the stem and O is the combinatorial vowel. O is the most commonly used combined vowel.
Kidney disease, also known as end-stage renal disease (ESRD), is the end-stage of chronic kidney disease. When your kidneys fail, it means they are no longer functioning well enough to survive without dialysis or a kidney transplant.
hidro, hidr combine forms meaning sweat, sweat glands.
Combined form of the Rhine meaning nose.
The Rhine is a 133.3 kilometer long river in Brandenburg, Germany, right next to the Havel. It passes through the town of Neuruppin and several lakes.
Adeno a combination form means gland used in compound word formation: adenovirus.
Nasopharyngitis. rhi no phar yn gi tis. Inflammation of the lining of the nose and throat, such as a cold.
Cardio a combined form meaning heart and is used in the formation of compound words: cardiogram.
Sekt / o Combine shape which means to cut. Paperclip / o.