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Tips on figuring out a medical term?

  1. Become familiar with common medical and anatomical prefixes, suffixes, and roots which will help you figure out what a medical term means.
  2. You can also take our Medical and Terminology Course or study its textbook on your own. It is “Medical Terminology and Anatomy for ICD-10 Coding” by Betsy J. Shiland. Purchase a copy at the CCO Bookstore >> http://store.cco.us/collections/cco-staff-picks/mta
  3. You can also find several videos on the CCO YouTube channel by searching for “terminology” when you go to CCO YouTube Channel
  1. Become familiar with common medical and anatomical prefixes, suffixes, and roots which will help you figure out what a medical term means.
  2. You can also take our Medical and Terminology Course or study its textbook on your own. It is “Medical Terminology and Anatomy for ICD-10 Coding” by Betsy J. Shiland. Purchase a copy at the CCO Bookstore >> http://store.cco.us/collections/cco-staff-picks/mta
  3. You can also find several videos on the CCO YouTube channel by searching for “terminology” when you go to CCO YouTube Channel
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