Medical Prefixes

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Medical Prefixes
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  1. a-,an-
    Lack of, without

    Amenorrhe-without perod or menses
  2. ante-
    Before, In Front of, Forward
  3. anti-
    Opposing or Against

    Antiinflaminatory: Agent Opposing or fighting inflamation.
  4. ab-
    Away from, Take Away
  5. Ad-
    Towards or to, near
  6. ambi-, ambo-
    Both
  7. amphi-
    Double, both sides
  8. Ana-
    up, apart
  9. ap-, apo-
    Seperated, or derived from
  10. Aut-, Auto-
    Self, by Yourself
  11. Bi-
    Double, Two, Twice, Both
  12. Brady-
    Slow
  13. Brachy-
    Short
  14. Co-, Con-, Com-
    Together, with
  15. Cata-
    Lower, down, against
  16. Circum-
    Around
  17. Contra-
    Against, Opposed to
  18. De-
    Down, or From
  19. Di-
    Twice or Two
  20. Dia-
    Through, Apart, Across, Between
  21. Dis-
    Apart from or Free fom
  22. Dys-
    Bad, painful, difficult
  23. E-, Ec-, Ex-
    From, Away From, Out of
  24. Ect-, Exo-, Ecto-
    Outside, Outer, On
  25. Em-, En-
    In
  26. End- , Endo-, Ent-, Ento-
    Within or Inner
  27. Epi-, Ep-
    Upon, over, or on
  28. Eu-
    Normal
  29. Extra-, Extro-,
    Beyond, Outside Of, Outward
  30. Hemi-, Semi-
    Half, Half of
  31. Hyper-
    Above, Excesive, Beyond
  32. Hyp-, Hypo-
    Below, Beneth, Deficient
  33. Im-, In-
    Into, In, Within
  34. Infa-
    Below or beneth
  35. Inter-
    Between
  36. Intra-
    Within, Inside
  37. Intro-
    Into, or within
  38. Macro-
    Large
  39. Mal-
    Bad
  40. Mes-, Meso-
    Middle
  41. Meta-
    Beyond or changing
  42. Micro-, Micr-
    Tiny, Small
  43. Mono-, Uni-
    One
  44. Mult-, Multi-
    Many, Multiple
  45. Neo-
    New or Recent
  46. Oligo-
    Scanty
  47. Pan-
    All
  48. Para-
    Beyond, Beside, After
  49. Per-
    Through
  50. Peri-
    Around
  51. Poly-
    Many, Excessive
  52. Post-
    After or following, behind
  53. Pre-, Pro-
    In Front of, before, Precedding
  54. Presby-
    Old Age
  55. Pseudo-
    False
  56. Quadri-
    Four
  57. Re-
    Backward or again
  58. Retro-
    Behind, Backward
  59. Semi-
    Half
  60. Sub-
    Under or beneth
  61. Super-, Supra-
    Above, Excessive, Superior
  62. Sym-, Syn-
    With or Together
  63. Tachy-
    Rapid or Fast
  64. Trans-
    Through or Across
  65. Tri-
    Three
  66. Ultra-
    Excessive, beyond

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