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quiz 1(chapter1,2,3)

Ab- From away from
Ad- toward, increase
Ambi- both, both sides
Circum- around
De- down, from
dia- through
ecto- outside
Endo- within, inner
Epi- upon, over
Ex- out, away from, outside
Exo- outside, outward
Extra- outside, beyond
Hypo- under, below, beneath, less than normal
in- in, inside, within, not
infra- beneath, below, under
inter- between
intra- within
juxta- near, beside
meso- middle
para- near, beside, beyond, two like parts
peri- around
pre- before, infront
pro- infront, before
re- back, again
retro- backward, behind
sub- under, below
supra- avobe, over
trans- across, through
hyper- excessive
hyp- under, below, beneath, less than normal
multi- many
poly- many, much
black melan/o
blue cyan/o
gray, silver glauc/o
gray,silver poli/o
green chlor/o
purple purpur/o
red erythr/o
red eosin/o
red rube-
white alb-
white albin/o
white leuk/o
yellow cirrh/o
yellow jaund/o
yellow xanth/o
bi two, double
hemi half
milli one-thousandth
mono one, single
nulli none
primi first
quadri four
semi half
tetra four
tri three
uni one
an- without, not, no
ante- before, in front
anti- against
auto- self
bio- life
brady- slow
con- together, with
contra- against
dis- free of, to undo
dys- bad, difficult, painful, disorsdered
eu- well, easily, good, normal
hetero- different
homeo- likeness, same
homo- same
hydro- water
idio- individual
im- not
meta- beyond, after
non- not
pan- all
per- through
post- after, behind
pseudo- false
sym- joined, together
syn- joined, together
tachy- rapid
ultra- beyond,excess
-a (A is a noun ending)
-ate something that....
-e (E is a noun ending)
-emia blood condition
-er one who
-esis condition of
-ia condition (IA is a noun ending)
-iatry medical treatment, medical profession
-ion action, process
-ism condition
-ist practitioner
-ole small or little
-osis condition
-tion process of
-ula small, little
-ule "samll one"
-um a suffix that identifies singular nouns
-us a suffix that identifies singular nouns
-y condition; process (noun ending)
-ac pertaining to
-al pertaining to
-ar pertaining to
-ary pertaining to
-eal pertaining to
-ic pertaining to
-ical pertaining to
-ile pertaining to
-oid resembling
-ory pertaining to characterized by
-ous pertaining to
-tic pertaining to
-ician specialist in a field of study
-iatrics relating to the medicine, physicians, or medical treatment
-iatry medical treatment, medical profession
-iatrist one who treats; a physician
-ian specialist in the field of study
-ist practitioner
-logist one who specializes in the study of
-logy the study of
-centesis surgical puncture
-clasis crushing or breaking up
-desis binding or surgical fushion
-ectomy surgical removal
-gram record or pic
-graph an instrument used to record
-graphy process of recording
-ize to make;to treat or combine with
-lysis destruction or detachment
-meter an instrument used to measure
-metry the process of messuring
-opsy process of viewing
-prexy surgical fixation
-plasty surgical repair
-rrhaphy suturing
-scope an instrument used to view
-scopy the process of viewing with a scope
-stomy the surgical creation of a new opening
-tomy incision into
tripsy intentional crushing
-algesia sensitivity to pain
-algia pain
-blast embryonic stage of development
-cele swelling or herniation
-cide to kill; to destroy
-cyte cell
-ectasia streching or dialation
-dyna pain
-ectasis streching or dialating
-gen that which generates
-genesis generating; formation
-genic pertaining to formation, producing
-gravida pregnancy
-iasis presence of an abnormal condition
-iatrician one who treats; a physician
-itis inflammation
-lepsy seizure, attack
-lith stones
-lithiasis presence or formation of stones
-lytic destruction
-mania a mental disorder; a "madness"
-megaly enlargment
-oma tumor
-opia visual condition
-opsia visial condition
-pathy disease
-penia decrease in; deficiency
-philia attraction to
-phobia abnormal fear
-plasia formation or development
-plegia paralysis
-pnea breathing
-ptosis droopin gor prolapse
-rrhea discharge; flow
-rrhexis rupture
-stasis stopping or controlling
-uria a characteristics of the urine
hypo- under, below, less than normal
Created by: babebeca