Learn how to memorize the BLASTOMA, medical term suffix meaning definition in today’s Medical Terminology Course video for Pre-Med and Nursing Students.
The suffix -BLASTOMA means: pain
The key idea with being able to memorize med terms and vocabulary words is the create pictures for those words.
Just take both the picture for the word and the picture for the meaning or definition and visualize an interaction between the two as we did above.
-blastoma = tumor of cells
-blastoma = bazooka blast
tumor of cells = turmeric on cells
bazooka was blasting turmeric on the cells
archiblastoma = a tumor composed of cells derived from the layer of tissue surrounding the germinal vesicle.
[Mosby’s Medical Dictionary, 9th edition. © 2009, Elsevier.]
You now know how to memorize the BLASTOMA Medical Term Suffix’s meaning and definition! Just review a little bit and you will have these words fully memorized come test day.
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