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Medical Terminology

Suffices, Prefixes, etc.

Aden/o Gland
Arth/o joint
bi/o life
carcin/o cancerous/cancer
cardi/o heart
cephal head
cerebr/o cerebrum (largest part of brain)
cis to cut
crin/o to secrete (form and give off)
cyst urinary bladder (a sac or a cyst (sac containing fluid)
cyt/o cell
derm/o or dermat/o skin
electr/o electricity
encephal/o brain
enter/o intestines
erythr/o red
gastr/o stomach
glyc/o sugar
gnos/o knowledge
gynec/o woman/female
hemat/o or hem/o blood
hepat/o liver
iatr/o treatment/physician
leuk/o white
log/o study of
nephr/o kidney (abnormal conditions and operative conditions)
neur/o nerve
onc/o tumor
ophthalm/o eye
oste/o bone
path/o disease
ped/o child/kid
psych/o mind
radi/o x ray
ren/o kidney (description)
rhin/o nose
sarc/o flesh
sect/o removal/to cut
thromb/o clot, clotting
ur/o urinary tract
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