midterm review 2

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midterm review 2
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  1. -ic
    pertaining to
  2. -ical
    pertaining to
  3. -ile
    pertaining to
  4. -ior
    pertaining to
  5. -ous
    pertaining to
  6. -tic
    pertaining to
  7. -esis
    condition
  8. -ia
    condition
  9. -ism
    condition
  10. -iatry
    medicine, treatment
  11. -ician
    specialist
  12. -ist
    specialist
  13. -y
    condition, process
  14. -icle
    small
  15. -ole
    small
  16. -ule
    small
  17. 4 Suffix types
    • Surgical
    • diagnostic
    • pathological
    • grammatical
  18. Compound words
    are words that contain more then one word root
  19. Surgical Suffix describes
    a type of invasive procedure performed on a body part
  20. Diagnostic suffix describes
    procedure performed to identify the cause and nature of an illness
  21. Pathological suffix describes
    an abnormal condition or disease
  22. Grammatical suffixes are
    attached to word roots to form parts of speech
  23. Inter-
    • between
    • (Position)
  24. post-
    • after
    • (Position)
  25. pre-
    • before, in front of
    • (Position)
  26. pro-
    • before, in front of
    • (Position)
  27. retro-
    • backward behind
    • (Position)
  28. Bi-
    two
  29. dipl-
    double
  30. diplo-
    double
  31. hemi-
    half
  32. hyper-
    excessive, above normal
  33. macro-
    large
  34. micro-
    small
  35. mono-
    one
  36. uni-
    one
  37. multi-
    many, much
  38. poly-
    many, much
  39. nulli-
    none
  40. primi-
    first
  41. quadri-
    four
  42. tri-
    three
  43. ab-
    • away from
    • (direction)
  44. ad-
    • toward
    • (direction)
  45. circum-
    • around
    • (direction)
  46. peri-
    • around
    • (direction)
  47. dia-
    • through, across
    • (direction)
  48. trans-
    • through, across
    • (direction)
  49. ecto-
    • outside, outward
    • (direction)
  50. exo-
    • outside, outward
    • (direction)
  51. extra-
    • outside, outward
    • (direction)
  52. endo-
    • in, within
    • (direction)
  53. Intra
    • in, within
    • (direction)
  54. para-
    • near, beside, beyond
    • (direction)
  55. super-
    • upper, above
    • (direction)
  56. supra-
    • above, excessive, superior
    • (direction)
  57. ultra-
    • excess, beyond
    • (direction)
  58. a-
    • without, not
    • (used before consonant)
  59. an-
    • without, not
    • (used before a vowel)
  60. anti-
    against
  61. contra-
    against
  62. brady-
    slow
  63. dys-
    bad, painful, difficult
  64. eu-
    good, normal
  65. hetero-
    different
  66. homo-
    same
  67. homeo-
    same
  68. mal-
    bad
  69. pan-
    all
  70. pseudo-
    false
  71. syn-
    • union, together, joined
    • (appears as sym- before "b, p, ph, or m")
  72. tachy-
    rapid
  73. 4 Prefix types
    • position
    • number
    • measurement
    • direction
  74. 5 levels of organization
    • cell
    • tissue
    • organ
    • system
    • organism

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