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Chab Med Term # 4

Chabner Medical Terminology - Short study Chapter 4

a- no, not, without
ab- away from
ana- up, apart
ante- before, foward
anti- against
brady- slow
con- with, together
dia- through, complete
dys- bad, painful, difficult, abnormal
ec- out, outside
endo- within, in, inner
epi- above, upon
ex- out
extra- outside of
hyper- excessive, too much, above
hypo- deficient, too little, below
in- in, into, or not
inter- between
intra- within
mal- bad
meta- change, beyond
neo- new
para- beside, near, along side of
peri- surrounding
post- after, behind
pre- before
pro- before, forward
pros- before, forward
re- back, behind
retro- back, behind
sub- under, less than
tachy- fast
trans- across, through
ultra- beyond
adenoid/o adenoid
alveoli/o air sac; alveolus
bronch/o bronchial tube
bronchiol/o bronchiole
cyan/o blue
epiglott/o epiglottis
laryng/o larynx; voice box
nas/o nose
rhin/o nose
pharyng/o pharynx; throat
phren/o diaphragm
pleur/o pleura
pneumon/o lung
pulmon/o lung
tonsil/o tonsils
trache/o trachea
CT Scan computed tomography
MRI magnetic resonance imaging
PFT's pulmonary function tests
bi- two, both
hemi- half
poly- many, much
quadri- four
tri- three
uni- one
abdomin/o abdomin
bi- life
cis/o to cut
cutane/o skin
gen/o to produce, to begin
glyc/o sugar
later/o side
men/o menes (monthly discharge of blood from uterus)
nat/i birth
norm/o rule, order
plast/o formation, growth, development
son/o sound
top/o to put, place position
troph/o development, nourishment
-al pertaining to
-lysis loosening, breakdown, separation, destruction
-ahasia to speak
-pnea breathing
-rrhea flow, discharge
-y process, condition
-ec out
Created by: Bowlingbabe