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Appendix A

Ante- Before;forward
Anti- Against
Brady- Slow
Ect- Outside;out
Endo- Within
Hyper- Above excessive
Hypo- Below; deficient
Micro- Small
Multi- Many
Peri- Around; surrounding
Post- After
Pre- Before; in front
Semi- Half
Super- Above; over; excess
Supra Above, on top of
Tachy- Fast
-algia Pain
-cytosis Cell
-desis Condition of the cell
-ectomy Surgical removal; excision
-emesis Vomit
-emia Blood
-iris Inflammation
-malacia Softening
-Oma Tumor
-ostomy Creation of an opening
-phagia Eating;swallowing
-plasty Surgical repair
-Pnea Breathing
Angi/o Vessel
Arthr/o Joint
Audi/o Hearing; sound
Bronchiol/o Bronchiole
Carcin/o Cancer
Cardi/o Heart
Cephal/o Head
Coagul/o Clotting
Cochle/o Cochlea
Conjunctiv/o Conjunctiva
Cry/o Cold
Cyst/o Bladder, sac
Gastr/o Stomach
Glauc/o Silver; gray
Gluc/o, glyc/o Glucose; sugar
Hepat/o Liver
Hyster/o Uterus
Lith/o Stone
Lymph/o Lymph
Mening/o, meningi/o Meninges (membrane)
Muc/o Mucus
My/o Muscle
Myel/o Bone marrow; spinal cord
Nas/o Nose
Nephr/o Kidney
Neur/o Nerve
Or/o Mouth
Orth/o Straight
Oste/o Bone
Ot/o Ear
Phleb/o Vein
Pil/o Hair
Pneumo/o Lungs; air
Pyel/o Renal pelvis
Schiz/o Split
Semin/o Semen
Septi Bacteria
Thrac/o Chest
Thromb/o Clot
Thyr/o Thyroid gland
Trache/o Trachea
Vas/o, vascul/o Vessel
Created by: Ximmon



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