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UMT: Ch3 Word Parts

Chapter 3 Cells: Word Parts

ana- up, toward, apart
dys- bad, abnormal, painful, difficult
ep- upon, over, above, on tip
hyper- excessive, abnormally high, above
meta- after, change
neo- new
aden/o gland
carcin/o cancer
chrom/o color
cyt/o cell
fibr/o fiber
gen/o formation, cause, produce
gene/o formation, cause, produce
hist/o tissue
lei/o smooth
lip/o fat, lipid
lymph/o clear water or fluid
mal/o bad
melan/o dark, blakc
my/o muscle
meur/o sinew or cord, nerve, fascia
nucl/o kernel nucleus
nucle/o kernel, nucleus
onc/o tumor
organ/o tool
oste/o bone
rhabd/o rod
sarc/o flesh, meat
thel/i nipple
-al pertaining to
-elle small
-gen producing, formation, causing
-genesis origin, cause
-genic pertaining to producing, formation, causing
-ic pertaining to
-lofy study of
-logist one who studies
-oid resembling
-oma abnormal swelling, tumor
-osis condition of
-plasia shape, formation
-plasm something shaped
-sarcoma malignant tumor
-sis state of
-some body
-stasis standing still
-um pertaining to
Created by: Burhoe222