MB Medical Terminology, Word Parts

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  1. a-, an-
    without, away from, negative, not
  2. ante-
    before, in front of, forward
  3. anti-
    against
  4. brady-
    slow
  5. dys-
    bad, difficult, painful
  6. end-, endo-
    within, in, inside
  7. hemi-
    half
  8. hyper-
    excessive, increased
  9. hypo-
    deficient, decreased
  10. inter-
    between, among
  11. intra-
    within, inside
  12. neo-
    new, strange
  13. per-
    excessive, through
  14. peri-
    surrounding, around
  15. poly-
    many
  16. post-
    after, behind
  17. pre-
    before, in front of, forward
  18. sub-
    under, below, less
  19. super-, supra-
    above, excessive
  20. tachy-
    fast, rapid
  21. -ac, -al
    pertaining to, relating to
  22. -algia
    pain, suffering, painful condition
  23. -ary
    pertaining to
  24. -cele
    hernia, tumor, swelling
  25. -centesis
    surgical puncture to remove excess fluid
  26. -cyte
    cell
  27. -desis
    to bind, tie together
  28. -ectomy
    surgical removal, cutting out
  29. -ectasis
    stretching, dilation, enlargement
  30. -emia
    blood, blood condition
  31. -esthesia
    sensation, feeling
  32. -gram, -graph
    a picture or record
  33. -graphy
    the process of producing a picture or record
  34. -ia
    abnormal condition or disease
  35. -ic
    pertaining to
  36. -itis
    inflammation
  37. -lysis
    breakdown, separation, setting free, destruction, loosening
  38. -malacia
    abnormal softening
  39. -megaly
    enlargement
  40. -necrosis
    tissue death
  41. -ologist
    specialist
  42. -ology
    the science or study of
  43. -oma
    tumor, neoplasm
  44. -osis
    abnormal condition or disease
  45. -ostomy
    surgical creation of an opening to the body surface
  46. -otomy
    cutting, surgical incision
  47. -pathy
    disease, suffering, feeling, emotion
  48. -pause
    stopping
  49. -pexy
    surgical fixation
  50. -plasty
    surgical repair
  51. -plegia
    paralysis
  52. -pnea
    breathing
  53. -ptosis
    prolapse, dropping forward
  54. -rrhagia, -rrhage
    bleeding, abnormal or excessive discharge of fluid
  55. -rrhaphy
    surgical sutering
  56. -rrhea
    flow or discharge
  57. -rrhexis
    rupture
  58. -sclerosis
    abnormal hardening
  59. -scope
    instrument for visual examination
  60. -scopy
    visual examination
  61. -stenosis
    abnormal narrowing
  62. -tripsy
    to crush
  63. -uria
    urination, urine
  64. angi/o
    pertaining to blood or lymph vessels
  65. aort/o
    aorta
  66. ateri/o
    artery
  67. ather/o
    plaque, fatty substance
  68. card/o, cardi/o
    heart
  69. hem/o, hemat/o
    blood, pertaining to the blood
  70. phleb/o
    vein
  71. thromb/o
    clot
  72. ven/o
    vein
  73. ech/o
    sound
  74. radi/o
    radiation, x-rays
  75. cholecyst/o
    gallbladder
  76. col/o, colon/o
    colon, large intestine
  77. proct/o
    anus and rectum
  78. enter/o
    small intestine
  79. esophag/o
    esophagus
  80. gastr/o
    stomach
  81. hepat/o
    liver
  82. sigmoid/o
    sigmoid colon
  83. adren/o
    adrenal glands
  84. gonad/o
    sex gland
  85. pancreat/o
    pancreas
  86. thyr/o, thyroid/o
    thyroid gland
  87. adip/o
    fat
  88. albin/o
    white
  89. cephal/o
    head
  90. cervic/o
    neck, cervix
  91. coron/o
    coronary, crown
  92. cyan/o
    blue
  93. cyt/o
    cell
  94. erythr/o
    red
  95. hist/o
    tissue
  96. lapar/o
    abdomen, abdominal wall
  97. leuk/o
    white
  98. lip/o
    fat, lipid
  99. melan/o
    black, dark
  100. myc/o
    fungus
  101. path/o
    disease, suffering, pain, emotion
  102. py/o
    pus
  103. pyr/o
    fever, fire
  104. sarc/o
    flesh, connective tissue
  105. carcin/o
    cancerous
  106. onc/o
    tumor
  107. cutane/o
    skin
  108. derm/o, dermat/o
    skin
  109. hidr/o
    sweat
  110. seb/o
    sebum

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