CHAPTER 1 TURLEY

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CHAPTER 1 TURLEY
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CHAPTER 1 TURLEY (Structure of medical language)
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  1. sub-
    below; underneath; less than
  2. tachy-
    fast
  3. -ation
    being or having; a process
  4. ped/o-
    child
  5. -scopy
    using an instrument to examine
  6. orth/o-
    straight
  7. digest/o-
    to break down/ digest food.
  8. -ion
    action; condition
  9. muscul/o-
    muscle
  10. hyper-
    above average
  11. -ics
    knowledge, practice
  12. -ia
    condition, state, or thing
  13. techn/o-
    technical skill
  14. -al
    pertaining too.
  15. diet/o-
    diet/ foods
  16. intra-
    within
  17. -ar
    pertaining to
  18. pysch/o-
    mind
  19. -ous
    pertaining to
  20. electr/o-
    electricity
  21. post-
    after
  22. communicat/o-
    impart, transmit
  23. -pathy
    disease, suffering
  24. -itary
    medical
  25. hypo-
    below; deficient
  26. endo-
    innermost, within
  27. -ism
    process; disease from a specific cause
  28. scop-
    examine with an instrument
  29. etym/o-
    origin of a word.
  30. -ary
    pertaining to
  31. an-
    without
  32. anti-
    against
  33. -ac
    pertaining to
  34. -ectomy
    surgical excision
  35. dys-
    painful, difficult, abnormal
  36. osis-
    conditon; abnormal; process
  37. micr/o-
    small/ one-millionth
  38. log-
    word; the study of

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