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Yellow Mod pre/suffi

Yellow Mod - prefix and suffix

a-, an- without, not
brady- slow
dys- bad, painful, difficult
endo- within; in
eu- good, normal
extra- outside; outward
hyper- excessive, above normal
peri- around
tachy- rapid
trans- across
-algia pain
-capnia carbon dioxide
-centesis surgical puncture
-clysis irrigation, washing
-crasia mixture, blending
-cyte cell
-ectasis dilation, expansion
-ectomy surgical excision
-emia blood condition
-fusion pour
-gram instrument to record
-graphy process of recording
-ia condition of, pertaining to
-ic pertaining to
-itis inflammation
-lysis destruction, seperation, loosening
-malacia softening
-megaly enlargement of
-meter instrument to measure
-ology study of
-oma tumor
-osis abnormal condition
-osmia smell
-pathy disease
-penia deficiency of
-pexy surgical fixation (of an organ)
-phage cell that destroys, eating, swallowing
-phonia voice
-plegia paralysis
-pnea breathing
-ptosis prolapse, drooping, sagging
-ptysis spitting
-rrhaphy a suturing
-rrhea discharge, flow
-rrhexis rupture
-sclerosis hardening
-scope instrument to view
-scopy visual examination
-spasm sudden involuntary contraction, twitching
-sphyxia pulse
-stasis stopping, controlling, standing still
-stenosis narrowing, stricture
-stomy artificail opening
-thorax pleural cavity, chest
-tomy incision
-crasis mixture, blending
-necrosis death
-pnenia deficiency of
al- pertaining to
ar- pertaining to
Created by: renate