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Prefixes and Suffixes I through O

iasis condition of
cholelithiasis condition of gallbladder stones
iatric medicine
pediatric child medicine
psychiatric mind medicine
ic pertaining to
enteric pertaining to the small intestines
inter between
intercostal between ribs
intra within
intra-aortic within the aorta
isis, asis condition of
metastasis condition of change in location or spreading
itis inflammation of
gastritis stomach inflammation
juxta near
juxtaepiphysial near a part of the long bone
juxtapose side by side
kinesis movement
metakinesis moving apart
kypho humped
kyphosis humpbacked condition
logia, logy science of
cardiology science of the heart or study of the heart
lysis disintegration
osteolysis bone breakdown
macro large, long
macrostomia large mouth
malacia softening
chondromalacia soft cartilage
med, medi, medio middle
mediocarpal middle bones of the wrist
mega, megaly enlargement
cardiomegaly large heart
micro small
microcephalic small brain
mono single, one
mononucleosis disease condition of one nucleus cells
multi many
multifocal many locations
neo new
neonatal newborn
ob against
obtunded against or mentally dull
oid like, shape; resemble
mucoid mucouslike
oligo few
oligura diminished urination
ology study of
neurology study of the nerves
oma tumor
lymphoma lymph tumor
osis condition
pediculosis condition of lice infestation
otomy incision
craniotomy skull incision
Created by: callum29