Colors in Medical Terminology Garrick La Briola Alan

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Colors in Medical Terminology Garrick La. Briola & Alan Ostadi

Colors in Medical Terminology Garrick La. Briola & Alan Ostadi

General Terminology Color, oris, M (Latin) Chroma, chromatis N (Greek)

General Terminology Color, oris, M (Latin) Chroma, chromatis N (Greek)

Colors Albus, a, um (L) Leuko (G) – White Pallidus, a, um – Pale

Colors Albus, a, um (L) Leuko (G) – White Pallidus, a, um – Pale Flavus/leteus, a, um (L) Ruber, a, um (L) Xantho/Cirrho (G) erythro (G) - Yellow - Red Roseus, a, um (L) – Pink Caeruleus, a, um (L) Niger, a, um (L) Griseus, a, um (L) Cyano (G) - Blue/Black Melano/anthraco (G) - Black Polio (G) - Grey

Colors cont. Lividus, a, um (L) – discolored Glauco (G) – Green/blue Fuscus, a,

Colors cont. Lividus, a, um (L) – discolored Glauco (G) – Green/blue Fuscus, a, um – dark/brown Versicolor, oris (L) Poikilo (G) - multicolored

Albus/Leuko Albus, a, um Leuko/Leuco- leucocytus

Albus/Leuko Albus, a, um Leuko/Leuco- leucocytus

Pallidus, a, um- Pale Facies pallida

Pallidus, a, um- Pale Facies pallida

Luteus/Xantho/Cirrho Luteus, a, um Xandtho- Xanthoderma Cirrho

Luteus/Xantho/Cirrho Luteus, a, um Xandtho- Xanthoderma Cirrho

Ruber/Erythro Ruber, a, um- Red gums Gingiva rubra Rubeola Nucleus ruber Erythro- Erythrocyte

Ruber/Erythro Ruber, a, um- Red gums Gingiva rubra Rubeola Nucleus ruber Erythro- Erythrocyte

Roseus, a, um – Pink Pithyriasis rosea

Roseus, a, um – Pink Pithyriasis rosea

Caeruleus/Cyano Caeruleus, a, um- Blue/Blue-black Naevus caeruleus Cyano- Cyanobacteria Cyanosis

Caeruleus/Cyano Caeruleus, a, um- Blue/Blue-black Naevus caeruleus Cyano- Cyanobacteria Cyanosis

Niger/Melano/Anthraco Niger, a, um- Black Lingua Villosa Nigra Melano- Melanoma Anthracosis

Niger/Melano/Anthraco Niger, a, um- Black Lingua Villosa Nigra Melano- Melanoma Anthracosis

Griseus/Polio Griseus, a, um- Grey Substantia grisea Polio- poliomyelitis Poliovirus

Griseus/Polio Griseus, a, um- Grey Substantia grisea Polio- poliomyelitis Poliovirus

Lividus, a, um – Discolored Asphyxia livida

Lividus, a, um – Discolored Asphyxia livida

Glauco- green/blue Glaucoma

Glauco- green/blue Glaucoma

Fuscus, a, um- Dark, brown Logoena Fusca

Fuscus, a, um- Dark, brown Logoena Fusca

Versicolor/Poikilo Versicolor, oris- multicolored Pithyriasis versicolor Poikiloderma

Versicolor/Poikilo Versicolor, oris- multicolored Pithyriasis versicolor Poikiloderma

Quiz! What color are healthy teeth? What color are veins? What color are moles

Quiz! What color are healthy teeth? What color are veins? What color are moles usually?