Medical Terms Units 4-5 Exam

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Medical Terms Units 4-5 Exam
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med terms, units 4-5
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  1. semi-
    partial
  2. hemi-
    half
  3. poly-
    many
  4. mono-
    one
  5. hypo-
    below, less than, deficient, too little
  6. hyper-
    excessive, above, more than normal too much
  7. -brady
    slow
  8. -tachy
    fast
  9. epi-
    above, upon
  10. sub-
    below, under
  11. peri-
    surrounding
  12. proximal
    next to or nearest the point of attachment or origin, a central point
  13. distal
    situated away from the point of attachment or origin or a central point
  14. lateral
    pertaining to the side
  15. para-
    beside, near, along the side of
  16. ante-
    before, forward
  17. retro-
    back, behind
  18. endo-
    within, in, inner
  19. circum-
    around, surrounding, on all sides
  20. trans-
    across, through
  21. post-
    after, behind
  22. supra-
    above, beyond
  23. inter-
    between
  24. intra-
    within
  25. a/an-
    no, not
  26. anti-
    against
  27. dys-
    abnormal, bad, difficult, painful
  28. mal-
    bad
  29. extra-
    out, outside
  30. -ptosis
    falling, sagging, prolapse
  31. -plegia
    paralysis
  32. -ic/-al/-ous
    pertaining to
  33. -algia
    pain
  34. -plasia
    formation, growth
  35. -pathy
    disease condition
  36. -rrhea
    flow, discharge
  37. chole-
    bile
  38. -phasia
    speech
  39. -phagia
    eating

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