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Prefix Suffix Root

Pharmacy Technician Prefix Suffix and Root Words

Plasia Formation
Philia Attraction for
Phasia Speech
Phagia Swallowing
Penia Decrease
Emia Blood Condition
Ectasis Expansion or Dialation
Ism Condition of
Iatry Treatment
Gram Record
Lysis Breaking down or dissolution
Lith Stone, Calculus
Ium Tissue or Structure
Itis Inflammation
Mycosis Fungal infection
Metry Measuring Process
Malacia Softening
Pathy Disease
Osis Abnormal Condition, Increase
Oma Tumor
Ole small
oid Resembling
Sclerosis Narrowing, Constriction
Y Condition, Process of
Tropic Stimulate
Tocia Childbirth, Labor
Stasis Stop or stand
Tic pertaining to
Ule Small
Scope Examination Instrument
a without
al Pertaining to
ec Away or out
cyesis Pregnancy
Cynia Pain
Cele Pouching or Hernia
Ula small
Ary Pertaining to
Osmia smell
Opsia Vision
Scopy examination
Spasm involuntary contraction
Plegia Paralysis or stroke
Ectomy removal
Eu good ,normal
Heter different
Micro Small
Syn with
dis Separate from or apart
ec away or out
epi upon
pro before
con with
graphy recording process
an without
iso equal
infra below or under
inter between
ia condition of
iasis condition, formation of
ic pertaining to
logy study of
megaly enlargement
opia vision
ous pertaining to
rrhage to burst forth
genic origin or production
eal pertaining to
asthenia without strength
ar pertaining to
ac pertaining to
poly many
trans across or through
meta beyond, after, changing
dys painful, difficult
toxic poisonous
plasty reconstruction or surgical repair
paresis partial paralysis
meter measuring instrument
algia pain
phobia fear
para alongside of or abnormal
multi many
tomy incision
endo within
xer dry
supra excessive or above
icle small
graph recording instrument
rrhea discharge
retro after
peri around
ecto outside
intra within
post after
pseudo false
quadri four
erythr red
cirrh yellow
chlor green
melan black
pan all
xanth yellow
polio gray
medi middle
im not
hyper above, excessive
my muscle
Hepat liver
hemat blood
gastr stomach
cyst bladder
Card heart
pector chest
oste bone
mast breast
ven vein
Derma skin
ocul eye
pneum lung
neur nerve
cyan blue
contra against
circum around
brady slow
bi two, both
anti against
ambi both
ot ear
hemi half
exo outside
meso middle
leuk white
pre before
neo new
mono one
mid middle
purpur purple
rube red
tri three
semi half
uni one
tachy fast
super excessive or above
hypo below or deficient
re again or back
sub below or under
sym with
ultra beyond or excessive
ante before
dia across or through
macro large
Created by: megancarter



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