ch 3.3

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  1. a-*
    without, not
  2. an-
    without, not
  3. anti-
    against
  4. contra-
    against
  5. brady-
    slow
  6. al/mast/ia
    without a breast
  7. mast
    breast
  8. an/esthesia
    partial or complete loss of sensation with or without loss of consciousness

    -esthesia: feeling
  9. anti/bacteri/al
    pertaining to agents that destroy or stop the growth of bacteria
  10. contra/ception
    prevention of conception or impregnation

    -ception: conceiving
  11. brady/cardia
    slow heart rate
  12. dys-
    bad; painful; difficult
  13. eu-
    good, normal
  14. hetero-
    different
  15. homo-
    same
  16. homeo-
    same
  17. mal-
    bad
  18. pan-
    all
  19. pseudo-
    false
  20. dys/tocia
    difficult childbirth

    -tocia: childbirth, labor
  21. eu/pnea:
    normal breathing

    -pnea: breathing
  22. hetero/graft
    transplant of tissue from one species to a different species, also called xenograft

    -graft: transplantation
  23. homo/graft
    transplant of tissue between the same species; also called allograft
  24. homeo/plasia
    formation of new tissue similar to that already existing in a part

    -plasia: formation, growth
  25. mal/nurtion
    any disorder of nutrition
  26. pan/arthr/itis
    abnormal condition characterized by the inflammation of many joints of the body.

    • pan: all
    • arthr: joint
  27. pseudo/cyesis:
    condition in which a woman believes she is pregnant when she is not

    -cyesis: pregnancy
  28. syn-
    union, together, joined
  29. tachy-
    rapid
  30. syn/dactyl/ism
    congenital anomaly characterized by the fusion of the fingers or toes.

    dactyl: fingers; toes
  31. tachy/pnea
    abnormally rapid rate of breathing

    -pnea: breathing

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