MedTerm. Final

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  1. a-
    without
  2. ab-
    away from
  3. abdomin/o
    abdomin
  4. -ac
    pertaining to
  5. acous/o
    hearing
  6. acr/o
    extremity or topmost
  7. -acusis
    hearing condition
  8. ad-
    moving towards
  9. aden/o
    gland
  10. adip/o
    fat
  11. adren/o
    adrenal gland
  12. aer/o
    air or gas
  13. -al
    pertaining to
  14. albumin.o
    protein or albumin
  15. -algia
    pain
  16. allo-
    other
  17. alveol/o
    alveolus (air sac)
  18. ambi-
    both
  19. an-
    without
  20. ana-
    up, apart
  21. an/o
    anus
  22. andr/o
    male
  23. angi/o
    vessel
  24. ankyl/o
    crooked or stiff
  25. ante-
    before
  26. anti-
    against or opposed to
  27. aort/o
    aorta
  28. appendic/o
    appendix
  29. aque/o
    water
  30. -ar
    pertaining to
  31. -arche
    beginning
  32. arteri/o
    artery
  33. arthr/o
    joint, articulation
  34. articul/o
    joint
  35. -ary
    pertaining to
  36. -ase
    enzyme
  37. -asthenia
    weakness
  38. ather/o
    fatty paste
  39. -ation
    process
  40. atri/o
    atrium
  41. audi/o
    hearing
  42. aur/i
    ear
  43. auto-
    self
  44. bacteri/o
    bacteria
  45. balan/o
    glans penis
  46. bi-
    two or both
  47. bil/i
    bile
  48. -blast
    germ or bud
  49. blast/o
    germ or bud
  50. blephar/o
    eyelid
  51. brachi/o
    arm
  52. brady-
    slow
  53. bronch/o bronchi/o
    bronchus (airway)
  54. brinchiol/o
    bronchiole (little airway)
  55. bucc/o
    cheek
  56. capn/o carb/o
    CO2
  57. carcin/o
    cancer
  58. cardi/o
    heart
  59. cata-
    down
  60. -cele
    hernia or pouching
  61. celi/o
    abdomin
  62. -centesis
    puncture for aspiration
  63. cephal/o
    head
  64. cerebell/o
    cerebellum
  65. cerebr/o
    cerebrum or largest part of the brain
  66. cerumin/o
    wax
  67. cervic/o
    neck or cervix
  68. cheil/o
    lip
  69. chir/o
    hand
  70. chol/e
    bile
  71. chondr/o
    cartilage
  72. chrom/o chromat/o
    color
  73. chyl/o
    juice
  74. circum-
    around
  75. cis/o
    cut
  76. col/o colon/o
    colon
  77. colp/o
    vagina
  78. con-
    together or with
  79. conjunctiv/o
    conjunctiva
  80. contra-
    against or opposed to
  81. corne/o
    cornea
  82. coron/o
    crown or circle
  83. cost/o
    rib
  84. crani/o
    skull
  85. crin/o
    to secrete
  86. cutan/o
    skin
  87. cyan/o
    blue
  88. cyst/o
    bladder or sac
  89. cyt/o
    cell
  90. dacry/o
    tear
  91. dactyl/o
    digit (finger or toe either one)
  92. de-
    from, down or not
  93. dent/i
    teeth
  94. derm/o dermat/o
    skin
  95. -desis
    binding
  96. dextr/o
    right side
  97. dia-
    across or through
  98. diaphor/o
    profuse sweat
  99. dips/o
    thirst
  100. dis-
    separate from
  101. doch/o
    duct
  102. duoden/o
    duodenum
  103. -dynia
    pain
  104. dys-
    difficult, painful or faulty
  105. e-
    out or away
  106. -eal
    pertaining to
  107. ec-
    out or away
  108. -ectasis
    expansion or dilation
  109. ecto-
    outside
  110. -ectomy
    removal
  111. -emesis
    vomiting
  112. -emia
    blood condition
  113. en-
    within
  114. encephal/o
    entire brain
  115. endo-
    within
  116. enter/o
    small intestine
  117. epi-
    upon
  118. epididym/o
    epididymis
  119. episi/o
    vulva
  120. erythr/o
    red
  121. esophag/o
    esophagus
  122. esthesi/o
    sensation
  123. eu-
    normal or good
  124. exo-
    outside
  125. extra-
    outside
  126. fasci/o
    fascia (band)
  127. femor/o
    femur
  128. fibr/o
    fiber
  129. gangli/o
    ganglion (knot)
  130. gast/o
    stomach
  131. -gen  -gensis gen/o
    origin or production
  132. ger/o
    old age
  133. gingiv/o
    gums
  134. li/o
    glue
  135. glomerul/o
    glomerulus (little ball)
  136. gloss/o
    tongue
  137. glott/o
    opening
  138. gluc/o glyc/o glucos/o
    sugar
  139. nos/o
    knowing
  140. -gram
    record 
  141. -graph
    instrument for recording
  142. -graphy
    process of recording
  143. gynec/o
    woman
  144. hem/o  hemat/o
    blood
  145. hemi-
    half
  146. hepat/o hepatic/o
    liver
  147. herni/o
    hernia
  148. hetero-
    different
  149. hidr/o
    sweat
  150. hist/o histi/o
    tisse
  151. homo-
    same
  152. hormon/o
    hormone
  153. hydr/o
    water
  154. hyper-
    excessive
  155. hypn/o
    sleep
  156. hyper-
    deficient
  157. hyster/o
    uterus
  158. -ia
    condition f
  159. -iasis
    formation or process of
  160. iatr/o -iatrics  -iatry
    treatment
  161. -ic
    pertaining to
  162. -icle
    small
  163. ile/o
    ileum
  164. immun/o
    safe
  165. infra-
    below or under
  166. inguin/o
    groin
  167. inter-
    between
  168. intra-
    within
  169. ir/o irid/o
    iris
  170. -ism
    condition of
  171. iso-
    equal, like
  172. -ist
    one who specializes in
  173. -itis
    inflammation
  174. -ium
    structure or tissue
  175. jejun/o
    jejunum
  176. kerat/o
    hard or cornea
  177. ket/o keton/o
    ketone bodies
  178. kinesi/o
    movement
  179. kyph/o
    humpback
  180. lacrim/o
    tear
  181. lact/o
    milk
  182. lapar/o
    abdomin
  183. laryng/o
    larynx (voicebox)
  184. lei/o
    smooth
  185. -lepsy
    seizure
  186. leuc/o
    white
  187. lex/o
    word or phrase
  188. lingu/o
    tongue
  189. lip/o
    fat
  190. lith/o
    stone
  191. lob/o
    lobe
  192. -logist
    one who specializes in the treatment or study of
  193. -logy
    study of
  194. lord/o
    bent
  195. lumb/o
    loin (lower back)
  196. lymph/o
    clear fluid
  197. -lysis
    breaking down
  198. macro-
    large or long
  199. -malacia
    softening
  200. mamm/o
    breast
  201. -mania
    abnormal impulse towards
  202. mast/o
    breat
  203. meat/o
    opening
  204. maga- megal/o
    large
  205. melan/o
    black
  206. -megaly
    enlargement
  207. men/o
    menstration
  208. mening/o meningi/o
    meninges
  209. meso-
    middle
  210. meta-
    beyond, after or change
  211. -meter
    instrument for measuring
  212. metr/o
    uterus
  213. -metry
    process of measuring
  214. micro-
    small
  215. mono-
    one
  216. morph/o
    form
  217. multi-
    many
  218. muscul/o my/o
    muscle
  219. myc/o
    fungus
  220. myel/o
    bone marrow or spinal cord
  221. myos/o
    muscle
  222. myring/o
    eardrum
  223. narc/o
    sleep
  224. nas/o
    nose
  225. nat/i
    birth
  226. necr/o
    death
  227. nephr/o
    kidney
  228. neur/o
    nerve
  229. obstetr/o
     midwife
  230. ocul/o
    eye
  231. -oid
    resembling
  232. -ole
    small
  233. olig/o
     scanty
  234. -oma
    tumor
  235. onych/o
    nail
  236. oophor/o
    ovary
  237. ophthalm/o
    eye
  238. -opia
     condition of vision
  239. opt/o
    eye
  240. or/o
    mouth
  241. orch/o orchi/o orchid/o
    testicle (testis)
  242. orth/o
     straight
  243. -osis
    condition or increase
  244. oste/o
    bone
  245. ot/o
    ear
  246. -ous
    pertaining to
  247. ov/i ov/o
    egg
  248. ovari/o
    ovary
  249. ox/o
    oxygen
  250. pachy-
    thick
  251. palat/o
    palate
  252. pan-
    all
  253. para-
    along side of or abnormal
  254. -paresis
    slight paralysis
  255. patell/o
    knee cap
  256. path/o
    disease
  257. pector/o
    chest
  258. ped/o
    child or foot
  259. pelv/i pelv/o
    hip bone
  260. -penia
    abnormal reduction
  261. per-
    through
  262. peri-
    around
  263. perine/o
    perineum
  264. peritone/o
    peritoneum
  265. -pexy
    suspention or surgical fixation
  266. phac/o phak/o
    lens
  267. phag/o
     eat or swallow
  268. pharyng/o
     pharynx (throat)
  269. phas/o
     speech
  270. -phil -philia
    attration for
  271. phleb/o
    vein
  272. phob/o
    exaggerated fear or sensitivity
  273. phon/o
    voice or sound
  274. phor/o
    to carry or bear
  275. phot/o
    light
  276. phren/o
    diaphragm
  277. physi/o
    physical, nature
  278. plas/o -plasia
    formation
  279. -plasty
    surgical repair
  280. -plegia
    paralysis
  281. pleur/o
     pleura
  282. -pnea
    breathing
  283. pneum/o pneumon/o
    air or lung
  284. pod/o
    foot
  285. -poiesis
    formation
  286. poly-
    many
  287. post-
    after or behind
  288. pre-
    before
  289. presby/o
    old age
  290. pro-
    before
  291. proct/o
    anus and rectum
  292. prostat/o
    prostate
  293. psych/o
    mind
  294. -ptosis
    falling or downward displacement
  295. pulmon/o
     lung
  296. purpur/o
     purple
  297. py/o
    pus
  298. pyel/o
    basin
  299. pylor/o
    pylorus (gatekeeper)
  300. radi/o
     radius (bone in the forearm connected to the thunb) radiation
  301. re-
    again or back
  302. rect/o
    rectum
  303. ren/o
    kidney
  304. reticul/o
    net
  305. retin/o
    retina
  306. retro-
    backward or behind

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