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Med Terms

ante before
intra within
mani madness
end inside; within
carcin cancer
gram record
gravid pregnant
plegia paralysis
aer air
glyco sweet
trans through; across
mal bad
infra beneath
inter between
macro large
puer child
vestibule entrance
nephr kidney
oma tumor
angi vessel
aden gland
otomy cut into
osis any condition
enter intestines
ectomy surgical removal
path disease
cerebr brain
plast surgical repair
pre in front of; before
dermat skin
itis inflammation
cost rib
traumat wound
en in
cut skin
med middle
megal enlarged
cervic neck
chondr cartilage
cyan blue
hem(at) blood
ost bone
psycho mind
lip fat
my muscle
lith stone
ophthalm eye
opt eye
proct anus
cardi heart
lysis loosening; destructive
gastr stomach
para beside; beyond
ostomy create an opening
hyster uterus
scop observe
hypo under
chole bile
cyst sac containing fluid
hyper above; more than normal
oid like
necr dead
pect chest
di twice
scol curved
proxim nearest
hemi half
crani skull
algia pain
spasm involuntary contraction
ology the study of
malacia soft
gingiv gum
rhin nose
ologist specialist
blephar eyelid
arthr joints
hepat liver
schiz split
phot light
phob fear
colla glue
mamm breast
micr small
labi lip
grad walk; take steps
gemin twin
digit finger; toe
histo tissue
aur ear
acoust(i) hearing
colp(o) hollow; vagina
phon voice; sound
cor heart
ren kidney
cilia eyelash
thyro thyroid
appendic appendix
arter artery
pharmac drug
somni sleep
splen spleen
ovario ovary
adreno andrenal
basi base
pelvi pelvis
vena vein
urethr urethra
utero uterus
duodeno duodenum
ureter ureter
laryng larynx
bronch bronchus
col colon
esophag esophagus
bi two; double; both
tri three
ile ileum (intestine)
ili ilium (hip)
lig ligament
therap therapy
ventr front
eu good
brachy short
ger old
heter other
hom same
gyn female
semi half
hormone excite
therm heat
post after
ovar egg
bili bile
umbilic naval
helio sun
astr star shaped
malign bad
ocul eye
ment mind
sinus hollow space
hypno sleep
lact milk
poly many
neuro nerve (nervous system)
lingua tongue
semen seed
benign mild, not cancerous
esthesia sensation
leuk white
pneum lung
corne horny
iris rainbow
kerat horny
oophor ovary
anti against
odont tooth
brady slow
iasis condition
contra against; counter
hydro water
auto self
dent teeth
mast breast
ependym wrapping
pariet wall
metabol(e) change
dactyl finger; toe
edema swelling
acro extremities
rhexis break; burst
penia decrease
gen original; production
burso sac
retr(o) backwards
trip rub, friction
strept twist
desis binding
glosso tongue
trophy development
ptosis falling
dyn pain
rrhaphy suture
cephal head
epi upon
lobo section
emesis vomiting
ectasis expansion
cyt cell
myco fungus
myel marrow; spinal cord
sphenic wedge
vesic bladder
pyle gate
fistul pipe
radi ray
radic root
furca fork-shaped
oment covering
alveol cavity
ptyal saliva
pulmo lung
phren mind
tegument covering; skin
plak plate
phage to eat
dura hard
crine to secrete
antr cavity
thorac chest
cantho angle at the end of the eyelid
steno narrow; contracted
cheil lip
cele hernia
celio abdomen
erythro red
vaso vessel
melan black
cauda tail
myring eardrum
spondyl spinal column
ramus branch
onych nail; claw
lacrim tear
spiro coil
sub under
or mouth
scirr(h) hard
sept wall; fence
trachel neck
somato body
scler(a) hard
part labor; bring forth
dacry tear
lapar abdominal wall
adnexa ties; connection
pod foot
tope place
tarso ankle
iso equal
fascia sheet; band
asthenia weakness
salpingo tube
onco tumor
pexy suspension
macul spot
cec blind passage
mening membrane
squam scale
oto ear
centesis puncture
pan all
metr uterus
vuls twitch or pull
syn together
sym together
neo new
ameb change
turbin shaped like a top
strict draw tight
cata down
poster back part
phrag fence
pachy thick
orth straight
olfact smell
infer under
fiss split
duct tube
clas break
cau burn
capit head
amphi around; on both sides
ambi both
vert turn
pharyng pharynx
sacro sacrum
lumbo loins
spas pull; draw
tens stretch
glom ball
cryo cold
lal speech
proli offspring
sarc flesh
tumor swelling
lien spleen
ex out; away from
thel nipple
ab away from; not
thromb lump; clot
phak lenk
an without; not
a without; not
maxill upper jawbone
tympan eardrum
trich hair
osmo odor
dynam power
mechano machine
pro in front of; before
peri about; around
blast bud
per throughout
xer dry
rrhe flow
splanchn internal organs
volv to roll
sta stand
supra above
rrhag burst; burst forth
meta beyond
lymph watery fluid
lept slender
fac make; do
dis apart
morph form
mi less
eury broad
dia through
apo away from
platy flat
dys bad
rachi spinal column
later side
pleur pleura; rib; side
peps digest
gran grain; particle
gangli swelling
dors back
cine move
calc heel; stone
cheir hand
tarso framework of the eyelid
stoma mouth
dendr tree; branching
pilo hair
physio nature
bucc(o) cheeks
hallux great toe (big toe)
palpebr eyelid
plasia development
rug wrinkle; fold; crease
leio smooth
orchi testis
encephal brain
thalam inner chamber
plexus braid
phleb vein
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