medical terminology midterm

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  1. a-
    no, not, without
  2. -ac
    pertaining to
  3. ad-
    toward
  4. aden/o
    gland
  5. adip/o
    fat
  6. -al
    pertaing to
  7. alges/o
    sensitivity to pain
  8. -algesia
    sensitivity to pain
  9. -algia
    pain
  10. an-
    no, not, without
  11. andr/o
    male
  12. ante-
    before, forward
  13. anter/o
    front
  14. anti-
    against
  15. -arche
    beginning
  16. bi/o
    life
  17. bil/i
    bile, gall
  18. bucc/o
    cheek
  19. caus/o
    burn/burning
  20. -cele
    hernia
  21. -centesis
    surgical puncture to remove fluid
  22. cephal/o
    head
  23. cerebr/o
    cerebrum
  24. cervic/o
    neck, cervix
  25. cheil/o
    lip
  26. -chezia
    defecation, elimination of waste
  27. cholecyst/o
    gallbladder
  28. choledoch/o
    common bile duct
  29. cis/o
    to cut
  30. col/o
    colon
  31. colp/o
    vagina
  32. colon/o
    colon
  33. comat/o
    deep sleep
  34. contra-
    against, opposit
  35. cry/o
    cold
  36. cyst/o
    urinary bladder, cyst, sac or bladder
  37. cyt/o
    cell
  38. -cyte
    cell
  39. dent/i
    tooth
  40. disp/o
    thirst
  41. dors/o
    back
  42. duoden/o
    duodenum
  43. -dynia
    pain
  44. dys-
    bad, painful, difficult, abnormal
  45. -ectomy
    resection, removal excision
  46. electr/o
    electricity
  47. -emesis
    vomiting
  48. -emia
    blood condition
  49. encephal/o
    brain
  50. endo-
    in, within
  51. enter/o
    intestines
  52. epi-
    above, upon, on
  53. erythr/o
    red
  54. esophag/o
    esophagus
  55. esthesi/o
    nervous sensation
  56. gastr/o
    stomach
  57. -genesis
    producing, forming
  58. gingiv/o
    gum
  59. gloss/o
    tongue
  60. gluc/o
    glucose, sugar
  61. glyc/o
    glucose, sugar
  62. -gram
    record
  63. -graph
    instrument to record
  64. -graphy
    process to record
  65. -gravida
    pregnant woman
  66. gyncec/o
    woman, female
  67. hem/o
    blood
  68. hemat/o
    blood
  69. hemi-
    half
  70. hepat/o
    liver
  71. herni/o
    hernia
  72. hydr/o
    water
  73. hyper-
    above, excessive
  74. hypn/o
    sleep
  75. hypo-
    deficient, below, under
  76. hyster/o
    uterus,womb
  77. -ia
    condition
  78. -iasis
    abnormal condition
  79. -ic
    pertaining to
  80. in-
    in, into, not
  81. inter-
    between
  82. intra-
    within, into
  83. -ist
    specialist
  84. -itis
    inflammation
  85. kines/o
    movement
  86. kinesi/o
    movement
  87. labi/o
    lip
  88. lact/o
    milk
  89. lapar/o
    abdomen, abdominal wall
  90. leuk/o
    white
  91. lingu/o
    tongue
  92. lip/o
    fat, lipid
  93. lith/o
    stone, calculus
  94. -lithotomy
    incision of stone
  95. -logy
    study
  96. -malacia
    softening
  97. mamm/o
    breast
  98. -mania
    obsessive preoccupation
  99. mast/o
    breast
  100. -megaly
    enlargement
  101. men/o
    menses, menstruation
  102. mening/o
    meninges
  103. ment/o
    mind, chin
  104. metr/o
    uterus, measure
  105. metri/o
    uterus
  106. multi-
    many
  107. my/o
    muscle
  108. myel/o
    spinal cord, bone marrow
  109. nat/i
    birth
  110. nephr/o
    kidney
  111. neur/o
    nerve
  112. noct/o
    night
  113. nulli-
    none
  114. obstetr/o
    pregnancy, childbirth
  115. odont/o
    tooth
  116. olig/o
    scanty
  117. -oma
    tumor, mass, fluid collection
  118. oophor/o
    ovary
  119. orch/o
    testis
  120. orchi/o
    testis
  121. orchid/o
    testis
  122. -osis
    condition
  123. ov/o
    egg
  124. ovari/o
    ovary
  125. pancreat/o
    pancreas
  126. para-
    near, beside, abnormal
  127. -paresis
    weakness
  128. -partum
    birth, labor
  129. path/o
    disease
  130. -pathy
    disease, emotion
  131. peri-
    surrounding
  132. -pexy
    fixation, to put in place
  133. pharyng/o
    throat
  134. -phasia
    speech
  135. -phobia
    fear
  136. -plasty
    surgical repair
  137. -plegia
    paralysis, palsy
  138. poly-
    many, much
  139. post-
    after, behind
  140. -prandial
    meal
  141. -praxia
    action
  142. pre-
    before, in front of
  143. primi-
    first
  144. prostat/o
    prostate gland
  145. pseudo-
    false
  146. psych/o
    mind
  147. -ptosis
    droop, sag, prolapse, protrude
  148. -ptysis
    spitting
  149. rect/o
    rectum
  150. ren/o
    kidney
  151. retro-
    behind, back, backward
  152. -rrhagia
    bursting forth
  153. -rrhaphy
    suture
  154. -rrhea
    flow, discharge
  155. salping/o
    fallopian tube
  156. -salpinx
    fallopian tube
  157. -sclerosis
    hardening
  158. -scope
    instrument to view
  159. -scopy
    visual examination
  160. sperm/o
    sperm cells
  161. -stasis
    to stop, control
  162. steat/o
    fat, sebum
  163. -stenosis
    tightening, stricture
  164. -sthenia
    strength
  165. stomat/o
    mouth
  166. -stomy
    new opening
  167. sub-
    under, below
  168. supra-
    above, upper
  169. tax/o
    order, coordination
  170. terat/o
    monster, malformed fetus
  171. test/o
    testis, testicle
  172. -thymia
    condition of mind
  173. -tocia
    labor, condition of birth
  174. -tomy
    precess of cutting
  175. trans-
    across, through
  176. -tripsy
    to crush
  177. ur/o
    urine, urinary tract
  178. ureter/o
    ureter
  179. urethr/o
    urethra
  180. -uria
    condition of urine, urination
  181. urin/o
    urine
  182. uter/o
    uterus
  183. vagin/o
    vagina
  184. ventr/o
    belly side of body
  185. vesic/o
    varicose vein
  186. -y
    condition, process
  187. zo/o
    animal life

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