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  1. inter-
    Between
  2. intra-
    in, within, into
  3. macro-
    large
  4. mal-
    bad
  5. meta-
    beyond, change
  6. micro-
    small
  7. neo-
    new
  8. pan-
    all
  9. para-
    abnormal, beside, near
  10. per-
    through
  11. peri-
    surrounding
  12. poly-
    many, much
  13. post-
    after, behind
  14. pre-
    before, in front of
  15. pro-
    before, forward
  16. pseudo-
    false
  17. re-
    back, again
  18. retro-
    behind, backward
  19. sub-
    under
  20. syn-
    sym-
    together, with
  21. tachy-
    fast
  22. trans-
    across, through
  23. ultra-
    beyond, excess
  24. uni-
    one
  25. -blast
    embryonic, immature
  26. -cyesis
    pregnancy
  27. -fusion
    coming together, to pour
  28. -lapse
    to slide, fall, sag
  29. -meter
    to measure
  30. -or
    one who
  31. -phoria
    to bear, carry, feeling (mental state)
  32. -plasia
    development, formation, growth
  33. -pnea
    breathing
  34. -rrhea
    flow, discharge
  35. -trophy
    develment, nourishment
  36. a-
    an-
    no, not, without
  37. ad-
    toward (face toward)
  38. ante-
    before, forward
  39. auto-
    self, own
  40. brady-
    slow
  41. con-
    with, together
  42. de-
    down, lack of
  43. dys-
    bad, painful, difficult, abnormal
  44. en-
    endo-
    in, within
  45. eu-
    good, normal
  46. hemi-
    half
  47. hypo-
    deficient, under
  48. in-
    into, within
  49. -crine
    to secrete
  50. -drome
    to run
  51. -gen
    substance that produces
  52. -mission
    to send
  53. -partum
    birth, labor
  54. -physis
    to grow
  55. -plasm
    structure or formation
  56. -ptosis
    falling, droooping, prolapse
  57. -stasis
    stopping, controlling
  58. ab-
    away fromĀ  (faces away)
  59. ana-
    up, apart
  60. anti-
    against
  61. bi-
    two
  62. cata-
    down
  63. contra-
    against, opposite
  64. dia-
    through, complete
  65. ec-
    ecto-
    out, outside
  66. epi-
    upon, on, above
  67. ex-
    out, outside, away from
  68. hyper-
    excessive, above
  69. in-
    not
  70. infra-
    beneath, under
  71. rect/o
    rectum
  72. rhin/o
    nose
  73. spen/o
    speen
  74. strept/o
    twisted chains
  75. thromb/o
    clot
  76. trache/o
    trachea
  77. ren/o
    kidney
  78. sarc/o
    flesh
  79. staphyl/o
    clusters
  80. thorac/o
    chest
  81. tonsil/o
    tonsils
  82. ven/o
    vein
  83. carp/o
    wrist bones
  84. cis/o
    to cut
  85. cutane/o
    skin
  86. duct/o
    to lead, carry
  87. furc/o
    forking, branching
  88. glyc/o
    sugar
  89. morph/o
    shape, form
  90. nat/i
    birth
  91. norm/o
    rule, order
  92. pub/o
    pubis
  93. somn/o
    sleep
  94. the/o
    to put, place
  95. top/o
    place, position, location
  96. trache/o
    windpipe, trachea
  97. cib/o
    meals
  98. cost/o
    rib
  99. dactyl/o
    fingers, toes
  100. flex/o
    to bend
  101. gloss/o
    tongue
  102. immun/o
    protect
  103. mort/o
    death
  104. nect/o
    to bind, tie, connect
  105. ox/o
    oxygen
  106. son/o
    sound
  107. thyr/o
    thyroid gland
  108. tox/o
    poison
  109. urethr/o
    urethra
  110. -algia
    pain
  111. -centesis
    surgical puncture to remove fluid
  112. -cyte
    cell
  113. -ectomy
    exceision, removal, resection
  114. -genesis
    condition of producing, forming
  115. -graph
    strucment for recording
  116. -cele
    hernia
  117. -coccus
    berry shaped bacterium
  118. -dynia
    pain
  119. -emia
    blood condition
  120. -gram
    record
  121. -graphy
    process of recording
  122. -itis
    inflammation
  123. -lysis
    breakdown, destruction, separation
  124. -megaly
    enlarge
  125. -opsy
    to view
  126. -pathy
    disease condition
  127. -phobia
    fear
  128. -plasty
    surgical repair
  129. -scierosis
    hardening
  130. -scopy
    process of visual examination
  131. -stomy
    open to form a mouth (stoma)
  132. -tomy
    incision, cutting into
  133. -er
    one who
  134. -ist
    specialist
  135. -ule
    little, small
  136. -us
    structure, substance
  137. -logy
    study of
  138. -malacia
    softening
  139. -oma
    tumor, mass, collection of fluid
  140. -osis
    condition, usually abnormal
  141. -penia
    deficiency
  142. -plasia
    development, formation, growth
  143. -ptosis
    falling, dropping, prolapse
  144. -scope
    instrument for visual viewing
  145. -stasis
    stopping, controlling
  146. -therapy
    treatment
  147. -trophy
    development, nourishment
  148. -ia
    condition
  149. -ole
    little, small
  150. -um
    -ium
    structure, tissue
  151. -y
    condition, process
  152. -y, -ac, -iac, -al, -ar, -ary, -eal, -ic, -ical, -ous, -tic, -genic, -oid, -ose
    pertaining to
  153. -genic
    producing, produced by, or in
  154. -oid
    resembling
  155. -ose
    full of
  156. abdomin/o
    abdomen
  157. acu/o
    sharp, severe, sudden
  158. adip/o
    fat
  159. angi/o
    vessel
  160. arthr/o
    joint
  161. bi/o
    life
  162. bronch/o
    bronchial tubes
  163. cardi/o
    heart
  164. chondr/o
    chartilage
  165. col/o
    colon
  166. encephal/o
    brain
  167. hem/o
    blood
  168. hydr/o
    water, fluid
  169. isch/o
    to hold back
  170. laryng/o
    larynx
  171. lymph/o
    lymph
  172. mast/o
    breat
  173. muc/o
    mucus
  174. myel/o
    spinal cord, bone marrow
  175. neutr/o
    neutrophil
  176. opthalm/o
    eye
  177. ot/o
    ear
  178. peritone/o
    peritoneum
  179. phleb/o
    vein
  180. pleur/o
    pleura (membrane surrounding lungs)
  181. pulmon/o
    lungs
  182. acr/o
    extremities, top, extreme point
  183. aden/o
    gland
  184. amni/o
    amnion (sac surrounding the embryo)
  185. arteri/o
    artery
  186. axill/o
    armpit
  187. blephar/o
    eyelid
  188. carcin/o
    cancer
  189. chem/o
    chemical, drug
  190. cyst/o
    urinary bladder
  191. erythr/p
    red
  192. hepat/o
    liver
  193. inguin/o
    groin
  194. lapar/o
    abdomen, abdominal wall
  195. leuk/o
    white
  196. mamm/o
    breast
  197. morph/o
    shape, form
  198. my/o
    muscle
  199. necr/o
    death
  200. neur/o
    nerve
  201. nucle/o
    nucleus
  202. oste/o
    bone
  203. path/o
    disease
  204. phag/o
    to eat, swallow
  205. plas/o
    formation, develpment
  206. pneumon/o
    lungs
  207. radi/o
    x-rays

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