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Medical Terminology Prefixes

ante- before, in front of
a- without
an- without
anti- against
brady- slow
de- without
dys- painful, difficult
pachy- thick
tachy- fast
endo- within, inner
epi- above, upon
ex- outward
extra- outside of
hypo- below
infra- below, under
inter- between
intra- inside, within
para- alongside, near
peri- around, near
retro- backward, behind
sub- beneath, under
supra- above
trans- across, through
bi- two
di- two
hemi- half
hyper- excessive, more than normal
hypo- insufficient, less than normal
micro- small
mono- one
multi- many
nulli- none
pan- all
poly- many, much
primi- first
quadri- four
tri- three
ultra- excess
uni- one
neo- new
post- after
pre- before
auto- self
eu- normal, good
hetero- different
homo- same
per- through
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