Med Terms Ch. 3

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Med Terms Ch. 3
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Chapter 3 is prefixes
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  1. The prefixes pro- and pre- mean...
    before, in front of
  2. The prefix peri means...
    around
  3. The prefix post means...
    after, behind
  4. The word root nat means...
    birth
  5. the suffix -al means...
    pertaining to 
  6. the prefix epi- means...
    above, upon
  7. the prefix hypo- means...
    under, below, deficient
  8. the prefix infra- means...
    under, below
  9. the word root cost means...
    ribs
  10. the prefix sub- means...
    under, below
  11. the prefix inter- means...
    between
  12. the suffix -gnosis means...
    knowing
  13. the prefix retro- means...
    backward, behind
  14. the suffix -version means...
    turning
  15. the prefix bi- means..
    two
  16. the prefixes dipl- and diplo- mean...
    double
  17. the word root later means...
    side
  18. the suffix -opia means...
    vision
  19. the word root bacteri means...
     bacterial
  20. the prefix hemi- means...
    one half
  21. the prefix hyper- means...
    excessive, above normal
  22. the suffix -plegia means...
    paralysis
  23. the word root calc means...
    calcium
  24. the suffix -emia means...
    blood condition
  25. the prefix macro- means...
    large
  26. the prefix micro- means...
    small
  27. the suffix -cyte means...
    cell
  28. the suffix -scope means...
    instrument for examining
  29. the prefixes mono- and uni- mean...
    one 
  30. the suffix -therapy means..
    treatment
  31. the word root nucle means...
     nucleus 
  32. the suffix -ar means...
    pertaining to 
  33. the prefixes multi- and poly- mean...
    many, much
  34. the suffix -gravida means...
    pregnant woman
  35. the suffix -phobia means...
    fear
  36. the prefix primi- means...
    first
  37. the prefix quadri- means...
    four
  38. the prefix tri- means...
    three
  39. the suffix -ceps means...
    head
  40. the prefix ab- means...
    from, away from
  41. the suffix -duction means...
    act of leading, bringing, conducting
  42. the prefix ad- means...
    toward
  43. the prefix circum means...
    around
  44. the word root ren means...
    kidney
  45. the word root odont means...
    teeth
  46. the prefixes dia- and trans- mean...
    through, across
  47. the suffix -rrhea means...
    discharge, flow
  48. the word root vagin means...
    vagina
  49. the prefixes ecto-, exo-, and extra- mean...
    outside, outward
  50. the word root gen means...
    forming, producing, origin
  51. the suffix -ous means...
    pertaining to
  52. the suffix -tropia means...
    turning
  53. the word root crani means...
    cranium (skull)
  54. the prefixes endo- and intra- mean...
    in, within
  55. the suffix -crine means...
    secrete
  56. the word root muscul means...
    muscle
  57. the prefix para- means...
    near, beside, beyond
  58. the suffix -para means...
    to bear (offspring)
  59. the word root nas means...
    nose
  60. the prefix super- means...
    upper, above
  61. the -suffix -ior means...
    pertaining to 
  62. the prefix supra- means...
    above, excessive, superior
  63. the prefix ultra- means...
    excess, beyond
  64. the word root son means...
    sound
  65. the suffix -ic means...
    pertaining to 
  66. the prefixes a- and an- mean...
    without, not
  67. the word root mast means...
    breast
  68. the suffix -ia means...
    condition
  69. the suffix -esthesia means...
    feeling
  70. the prefixes anti- and contra- mean,..
    against
  71. the suffix -ception means...
    conceiving
  72. the prefix brady- means...
    slow
  73. the suffix -cardia means...
    heart
  74. the prefix dys- means...
    bad; painful; difficult
  75. the suffix -tocia means..
    childbirth, labor
  76. the prefix eu- means...
    good, normal
  77. the suffix -pnea means...
    breathing
  78. the prefix hetero- means...
    different
  79. the suffix -graft means...
    transplantation
  80. the prefixes homo- and homeo- mean...
    same
  81. the suffix -plasia means...
    formation, growth
  82. the prefix mal- means...
    bad
  83. the prefix pan- means...
    all
  84.  the word root arthr means...
    joint
  85. the suffix -itis means...
    inflammation
  86. the prefix pseudo- means...
    false
  87. the suffix -cyesis means...
    pregnancy
  88. the prefix syn or (sym) means...
    union, together, joined
  89. the word root dactyl means...
    fingers; toes
  90. the suffix -ism means...
    condition
  91. the prefix tachy means...
    rapid

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