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Medical Terminology

Module 4

carp/o wrist bones
cib/o meals
cost/o rib
dactyl/o fingers; toes
duct/o to lead; carry
flex/o to bend
furc/o forking; branching
immune/o protection
morph/o shape; form
mort/o death
nat/i birth
nect/o to bind; connect
norm/o rule; order
ox/o oxygen
seps/o infection
somn/o sleep
top/o place; position ; location
-blast immature
-drome to run
-fusion coming together ; to pour
-lapse to slide ; fall ; sag
-mission to send
-or one who
-oxia oxygen
-phoria to bear; carry; feelings (mental state)
-physis to grow
intra- within; in
intro- within; into
en- , em- (before b, m, p) in, into
eso- within; inward
ex- , exo- , extra- out; away from
ante- before; in front of
pre- , pro- before; in front of
post- after; behind
dorsi- back
super- , supra- above, over; in excess of
sub- , sup- under, below
infra- beneath; under
de- down; loss; lack of
ab- away from
ad- towards
circum- around
per- through
inter- between
contra- against; opposite
dextro- right
sinistro- left
tele- distance
ultra- beyond; excess
brachy- short
hemi- , semi- one half
multi- many; much
poly- many; much
pan- all
pachy- thick
platy- flat
schizo- split; divided
in- , im- no; not; into; within
counter- against
con- , co- (before another vowel) , com- (before b, m, p) together; with
syn- , sym- (before b,m,p) together with
auto- self
dis- seperate
dys- painful; difficult
eu- normal; true
hetero- different
neo- new
noct- night
psuedo- false
tachy- fast
para- beside; near; abnormal
pub/o anterior portion of the hipbone
mal- bad
ec- ecto- out; outside
Created by: KariTansowny



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