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Appendix A

Pharm med terms

ante- before
anti- after
brady- slow
ect- outside
endo within
micro- small
multi- many
peri- around
post- after
pre- before
retro- behind
semi- half
super- above
supra- above/on top of
tachy- fast
-algia pain
-cyte cell
-cytosis condition of cells
-ectomoy surgical removal/incision
-emesis vomit
-emia blood
-itis inflamation
-oma tumor
-ostomy creation of opening
-pathy disease
-phagia eating/swallowing
-plasty surgical repair
-pnea breathing
-angi/o vessel
-arthr/o joint
audi/o hearing/sound
bronchiol/o bronchiole
carcin/o cancer
cardi/o heart
cephal/o head
cerebr/o cerebrum
coagul/o clotting
conjunctiv/o conjunctiva
cry/o cold
cyst/o bladder/sac
gastr/o stomach
hepat/o liver
lith/o stone
mening/o meninges
muc/o muscles
myel/o bone marrow/spinal cord
nas/o nose
neur/o nerve
oste/o bone
phleb/o vein
pil/o hair
pneum/o lungs/air
neuralgia nerve pain
bradycardia slow heart rate
myocardium heart muscle tissue
tachycardia fast heart rate
dyspnea difficulty breathing
rhinorrhea discharge from the nose
arthralgia joint pain
arthritis inflammation of the joints
hyperglycemia too much sugar in the blood
hypokalemia low blood potassium
metastasis spread of cancer cells
anemia reduction in rbc's
sublingual under the tongue
otitis inflammation of the ear
conjunctivitis inflammation of the conjunctiva
subcutaneous below the skin
Created by: sr6696