Med Term Chapt. 2-5

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Med Term Chapt. 2-5
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  1. pharmac(o), pharmaceut(i)
    drugs or medicine
  2. narc(o)
    stupor
  3. cardi(o)
    heart
  4. crin(o)
    to secrete
  5. dermat(o)
    skin
  6. my(o), muscul(o)
    muscle
  7. bacteri(o), bacter(i)
    bacteria
  8. virus(o), vir(o)
    virus
  9. myc(o), fung(i)
    fungus
  10. path(o), nos(o)
    disease
  11. sept(o), sept(i), seps(o)
    infection
  12. tox(o), toxic(o)
    poison
  13. gen(o)
    beginning or origin
  14. albin(o), alb(o)
    white
  15. troph(o)
    nutrition
  16. scop(o)
    to examine or to view
  17. scler(o)
    hard
  18. melan(o)
    black
  19. erythr(o)
    red
  20. cyan(o)
    blue
  21. chlor(o)
    green
  22. leuk(o), leuc(o)
    white
  23. cephal(o)
    head
  24. bi(o)
    life or living
  25. xanth(o)
    yellow
  26. lact(o)
    milk
  27. hist(o)
    tissue
  28. pod(o)
    foot
  29. rhin(o), nas(o)
    nose
  30. idi(o)
    individual
  31. iatr(o)
    physician or treatment
  32. pyr(o)
    fire
  33. strept(o)
    twisted
  34. staphyl(o)
    grapelike cluster or uvula
  35. therapeut(o)
    treatment
  36. ech(o), son(o)
    sound
  37. dent(i), dent(o), odont(o)
    tooth
  38. opt(o), optic(o)
    vision
  39. or(o)
    mouth
  40. tom(o)
    to cut
  41. radi(o)
    radiant energy
  42. fluor(o)
    emitting or reflecting light
  43. electr(o)
    electricity
  44. esthesi(o)
    feeling or sensation
  45. cry(o)
    cold
  46. chem(o)
    chemical
  47. algesi(o)
    sensitivity to pain
  48. gastr(o), enter(o)
    stomach or intestines
  49. ger(a), ger(o), geront(o)
    elderly or aged
  50. gynec(o)
    female
  51. immun(o)
    immune
  52. ne(o), nat(o)
    new or birth
  53. neur(o)
    nerve
  54. obstetr(o)
    pregnancy and childbirth
  55. onc(o)
    tumor
  56. ophthalm(o)
    eye
  57. orth(o)
    straight
  58. ped(o)
    child or foot
  59. ot(o)
    ear
  60. laryng(o)
    larynx
  61. path(o)
    disease
  62. psych(o)
    mind
  63. radi(o)
    radiant energy or radiation (sometimes radius)
  64. rheumat(o)
    rheumatism
  65. ur(o)
    urinary tract or urine
  66. append(o), appendic(o)
    appendix
  67. angi(o)
    vessel
  68. aden(o)
    gland
  69. col(o), colon(o)
    colon or large intestine
  70. chir(o)
    hand
  71. cerebr(o)
    brain, sometimes means main portion of brain
  72. encephal(o)
    brain
  73. blephar(o)
    eyelid
  74. steth(o)
    thorax(chest)
  75. oste(o)
    bone
  76. nephr(o), ren(o)
    kidney
  77. mamm(o), mast(o)
    breast
  78. cutane(o), derm(a), dermat(o)
    skin
  79. cancer(o), carcin(o)
    cancer
  80. angi(o), vas(o)
    vessel
  81. trache(o)
    trachea or windpipe
  82. tonsill(o)
    tonsil
  83. path(o)
    disease
  84. onc(o)
    tumor
  85. lith(o)
    stone or calculus
  86. log(o)
    knowledge or words
  87. leps(o)
    seizure
  88. kinesi(o)
    movement
  89. gen(o)
    beginning or origin
  90. cyt(o)
    cell
  91. phag(o)
    eat or ingest
  92. metr(o)
    measure or uterine tissue
  93. megal(o)
    large or enlarged
  94. lys(o)
    destruction or dissolving
  95. schiz(o), schis(o), schist(o)
    split or cleft
  96. pleg(o)
    paralysis
  97. plast(o)
    repair
  98. plas(o)
    formation or development
  99. phas(o)
    speech
  100. therm(o)
    heat
  101. primi-
    first
  102. pan-
    all
  103. nulli-
    none
  104. ultra-
    excessive
  105. an-
    no, not or without
  106. endo-
    inside
  107. micro-
    small
  108. macro-, mega-, megalo-
    large or great
  109. a-, an-
    no, not or without
  110. in-
    not or inside
  111. brady-
    slow
  112. anti-, contra-
    against
  113. post-
    after or behind
  114. ante-,pre-,pro-
    before
  115. tachy-
    fast
  116. pro-
    favoring or supporting
  117. mal-
    bad
  118. eu-
    good or normal
  119. ana-
    upward, excessive or again
  120. dys-
    bad or difficult
  121. ab-
    away from
  122. dia-
    through
  123. hypo-, infra-, sub-
    beneath or under
  124. epi-
    above or on
  125. en-, end-, endo-
    inside
  126. ad-
    toward
  127. ipsi-
    same
  128. intra-
    within
  129. inter-
    between
  130. retro-
    behind or backward
  131. per-
    • through or by
    • para-
    • near, beside or abnormal
  132. meso-, mid-, medio-
    middle
  133. trans-
    across
  134. sym-, syn-
    joined or together
  135. super-, supra-
    above or beyond
  136. ecto-, ex-, exo-, extra-
    out, without or away from
  137. peri-, circum-
    around
  138. pre-, ante-
    before in time or before in place
  139. bi-
    two
  140. uni-
    one
  141. mono-
    one
  142. quad-
    four
  143. tri-
    three
  144. di-
    two
  145. centi-
    one hundred or one hundredth
  146. tetra-
    four
  147. quadri-
    four
  148. hemi-
    half
  149. diplo-
    double
  150. milli-
    one thousandth
  151. poly-
    many
  152. multi-
    many
  153. hypo-
    beneath or below normal
  154. hyper-
    excessive or more than normal
  155. semi-
    partly
  156. super-
    excessive
  157. -stasis
    stopping or controlling
  158. -gram
    a record
  159. -penia
    deficiency
  160. -rrhage, -rrhagia
    excessive bleeding or hemorrhage
  161. -rrhea
    • flow or discharge
    • -rrhexis
    • rupture
  162. -algia, -dynia
    pain
  163. -oid
    resembling
  164. -megaly
    enlargement
  165. -malacia
    soft or softening
  166. -emesis
    to vomit or vomiting
  167. -edema
    swelling
  168. -ectasia, -ectasis
    dilatation (dilation, enlargement) or stretching of a structure or part
  169. -lysis
    process of loosening, freeing or destroying
  170. -ectomy
    excision (surgical removal or cutting out)
  171. -centesis
    surgical puncture to aspirate or remove fluid
  172. -crine
    secrete
  173. -therapy
    treatment
  174. -rrhaphy
    suture (uniting a wound by stitches)
  175. -plasty
    surgical repair
  176. -pexy
    surgical fixation (fastening in a fixed position)
  177. -itis
    inflammation
  178. -ia, -iasis
    condition
  179. -emia
    condition of the blood
  180. -cele
    hernia
  181. -oma
    tumor
  182. -maniac
    a person who shows excessive preoccupation
  183. -mania
    excessive preoccupation
  184. -lith
    stone or calculus
  185. -ptosis
    prolapse (sagging)
  186. -phobia
    abnormal fear
  187. -pathy
    disease
  188. -osis
    condition (often abnormal)
  189. -ia, ism
    condition or theory
  190. -eum, ium
    membrane
  191. -ase
    • enzyme
    • -tic, -al, -ary, -eal, -ive
    • pertaining to
  192. -able, -ible
    capable of, able to
  193. -ous
    pertaining to or characterized by
  194. -ose
    sugar
  195. -opia
    vision
  196. -iac
    one who suffers
  197. -genesis
    producing or forming
  198. -genic
    produced by or in
  199. -gen
    that which generates
  200. -cyte
    cell
  201. -y
    state or condition
  202. -lysin
    that which destroys
  203. -logist
    one who studies
  204. -logy
    study or science of
  205. -lepsy
    seizure
  206. -kinesia, -kinesis
    movement or motion
  207. -megaly
    enlargement
  208. -lytic
    capable of destroying
  209. -lysis
    process of destroying
  210. -phasia
    speech
  211. -phagia, -phagic, -phagy
    eating or swallowing
  212. -pathy
    disease
  213. -metry
    process of measuring
  214. -meter
    instrument used to measure
  215. -plegia
    paralysis
  216. -plasty
    surgical repair
  217. -plasma
    substance of cells
  218. -plasia
    formation or development
  219. -iatrician
    practitioner
  220. -iatrics, -iatry
    medical profession or treatment
  221. -trophy, -trophic
    nutrition
  222. -ist, -er
    one who
  223. -ic, -al, -ac, -logical, -logic
    pertaining to
  224. -schisis
    split or cleft
  225. -logy
    study or science of
  226. -logist
    one who studies or specialist
  227. -scopy
    process of visually examining
  228. -lepsy
    seizure
  229. -kinesia
    movement
  230. -sclerosis
    hardening
  231. -scope
    instrument used for viewing
  232. -lytic
    capable of destroying
  233. -genesis
    producing or forming
  234. -gen
    that which generates
  235. -genic
    produced by or in
  236. -lysin
    that which destroys
  237. -lysis
    process of destroying
  238. -tripsy
    surgical crushing
  239. -tomy
    cutting into tissue
  240. -tome
    instrument used for cutting
  241. -stomy
    formation of an opening
  242. -scopy
    visual examination with a lighted instrument (not always surgical)
  243. -graph
    instrument used to record
  244. -graphy
    process of recording
  245. -meter
    instrument used to measure
  246. -spasm
    twitching or cramp

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