Medical terminology Unit Clerk (Sarcomas) Chapter 3

  1. Chondrosarcoma
    Cancer of cartilage tissue (CHONDR/O = cartilage)
  2. Fibrosarcoma
    Cancer of fibrous tissue (FIBR/O = fibrous tissue)
  3. leiomyosarcoma
    Cancer of visceral (attached to internal organs) muscle (LEIOMY/O = visceral or "smooth" muscle)
  4. Liposarcoma
    Cancer of fatty tissue (LIP/O means fat)
  5. Osteogenic sarcoma
    Cancer of bone
  6. Rhabdomyosarcoma
    Cancer of skeletal (attached to the bones) muscle (RHABDOMY/O means skeletal muscle)
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Medical terminology Unit Clerk (Sarcomas) Chapter 3
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Davi-Ellen Chabner Medical Terminology A Short Course 6th Edition
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