ch 3.1

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  1. pre
    before
  2. nat
    birth
  3. post
    after
  4. perinatal
    pertaining to (the period) around birth
  5. epi-
    above, upon
  6. epidermis
    outermost layer of the skin

    • derm: skin
    • -is: noun ending
  7. hypo-
    under, below, deficient
  8. infra
    under, below
  9. sub-
    under, below
  10. infracostal
    below the ribs

    • cost: ribs
    • -al: pertaining to, relating to
  11. subnasal
    under the nose
  12. inter-
    between
  13. intercostal
    between the ribs
  14. post-
    after, behind
  15. pre-
    before, in front of
  16. pro-
    in front of
  17. prognosis
    prediction of the course and end of a disease, and estimated chance of recovery

    -gnosis: knowing
  18. retro-
    backward, behind
  19. retroversion
    tipping backward of an organ (such as the uterus) from its normal position

    -version: turning
  20. bi-
    two
  21. dipl-
    double
  22. diplo-
    double
  23. hemi
    one half
  24. diplopia
    double vision

    -opia: vision
  25. diplobacterial
    bacterial cells linked together in pairs 

    • bacteri: bacteria 
    • -al: pertaining to
  26. hemiplegia
    paralysis of one side of the body

    -plegia: paralysis
  27. hyper-
    excessive, above normal
  28. macro-
    large
  29. micro-
    small
  30. mono-
    one
  31. uni-
    one
  32. hyper/calc/emia
    excessive concentration of calcium in the blood

    • calc: calcium
    • -emia: blood condition
  33. macro/cyte
    abnormally large erythrocyte, such as those found in pernicious anemia

    -cyte: cell 

    an erythrocyte is a red blood cell
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