Thursday, July 21, 2016

Bacterial Endocarditis Medical Terminology Word

Bacterial Endocarditis



Bacteri / - Word Root

Bacteri / - Bacteria

- al - Suffix

- al - Pertaining to

Bacterial - Pertaining to Bacteria



Endo / - Prefix

Endo /- Inside

Card / - Word Root

Card / - Heart

- itis - Suffix

- itis - Inflammation


Endocarditis - inside the heart


Bacterial Endocarditis - Inflammation inside the heart as the result of bacteria.

Bacterial Endocarditis - An infection / inflammation of the inner lining of the heart from Bacteria from another part of your body that passes through the blood stream