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Terminology Ch.II

Medical terminology - Combining form, Prefix, & Suffix

abdomin/o, celi/o, lapar/o abdominal
anter/o, front/o front
arteri/o artery
cephal/o head
cyt/o cell
crani/o cranium (skull)
caud/o tail
dist/o far
front/o, anter/o front, forehead
hem/o, hemat/o blood
home/o same
hist/o tissue
infer/o downward
kary/o, nucle/o nucleus
later/o site
myel/o bone marrow
myocardi/o myocardium
organ/o, viscer/o organ
pelv/i pelvis
phleb/o, ven/o vein
poster/o back
proxim/o near
medi/o middle
super/o upward
thorac/o thorax
som/o, somat/o body
umbilic/o umbilicus
ventr/o belly side
vertebr/o vertabra/spine
ana- up, apart, away
bi- two
cata- down
contra- opposite, against
epi- above, upon
ipsi- same
levo- left
meta- beyond, change
mid- middle
para- abnormal
uni- one
-ad toward
-ism condition, state of
-plasm formation
-stasis controlling, stopping
Created by: KiwiMangos