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Medical words

Root/suffix/prefix

TermDefinition
Retro Backward
Ptosis Falling
Rhexis Rupture
Pseudo False
Oligo Few
Para Near;departure form the norm
Xero Dry
Macro Large,long
Oma Tumor
Pachy Thick
Tele Distance
Path Disease
Micro Small
Peri Around
Ic Pertaining to
Rrhaphy Suture
Pro In front of, on behalf of
Ultra Above
Tachy Swift,fast
Sym, syn Together
Iatric Medicine
Xeno Foreign
Scopy Exam
Re Back,again
Phoresis Transmission
Sphygmo Pulse
Poly Many
Oid Like,shape;resemble
Plegia Paralysis;stroke
Ob Against
Neo New
Intra Within
Ology Study of
Uni One
Inter Between
Penia Deficiency
Lysis Disintegration
Phobia Fear of
Pre Before
Post After
Sub Below
Semi Half
Malacia Softening
Med,medi,medio Middle
Mega,megaly Enlargement
Mono One,single
Pexy Fixation,suspension
Super,supra Above
Trans Across
Toxo Toxic, poison
Plasty Plastic surgical correction
Kinesis Movement
Kypho Humped
Tri Three
Juxta Near
Multi Many
Otomy Incision
Logia,logy Science of
Itis Inflammation of
Osis Condition
Isis, asis Condition of
Iasis Condition of
Parietes Parietal, wall part
Circum Around
Metr Uterus
Ectasis Expansion
Pyo Pus
Uric Pertaining to urine
Broncho Bronchi, airway
Cele Cyst,hernia,tumor
Spondyl Vertebra
Pulmo Lungs
Sperma, spermato Seed
Psych Mind
Cili Hairlike proesses
Viscero Body organs
Form Shape of
Algia Pain
Oophoro Ovary
Radi Rays
Ile Ileum
Esthesia Sensation
Naso Nose
Meningo Spinal membranes,cord
Hapsia Touch
Brady Slow
Angio Vessel
Tempora Temporal
Cerebro Brain
Cutis Skin
Ecto Outside
Epi Outer,on top of, over
Prurigo Itching
Hypo Below
Entero Intestine
Laparo Abdomen
Extra Outside, beyond
Calculi Stone
Neruro Nerves
Audio Sound
Uretero Ureter
Lingua Tongue
Laryngo Larynx,voice box
Pyelo Pelvis
Mast Breast
Ventricu Heart cavity
Emboli Vessel obstruction
Nephro Kidney
Peritoneo Lining of abdominal organs
Pneumo Lung
Hema, hemo Blood
Pedicular Lice
Reni Kidney
Glomerulo Nephron part, little ball
Squarma Scaly
Gastro Stomach
Medulla Middle brain
Bi Two,double
Pons Bridges
Tricho Hair
Chole Bile,gallbladder
Hyper Above
Hemi Half
Hydra,hydro Water
Co,con Together
Graphy Writing,record
De Down or away from
Ferro Iron
Pyloro Plylorus, gatekeeper
Emesis Vomiting
Chrondro Cartilage
Vas Duct,vessel
Cysto Bladder
Aortal Aorta, main artery
Costa Rib
Arterio Artery
Uro Urine
Carpo Wrist
Myo Muscle
Homeo Like,same,similar
Adeno Gland
Procto Anus, rectum
Lip Fat
Cardio Heart
Glyco Sweet, sugar
Tracheo Trachea, windpipe
Oto Ear
Oculo Eye
Cervi Neck;uterus
Creatinine Waste material in urine
Uri Urine
Myel Bone marrow
Arthro Joint
Phleb Vein
Hyster Uterus
Psora Itch
Emia Blood
Pleura Rib side
Salping Tube;fallopian
Dactyl Finger
Ortho Straighten
Glosso Tongue
Ili Hip
Hepat Liver
Manus Hand
Stoma Mouth,opening
Pector Chest, breast
Osteo Bone
Urethro Urethra
Dys Difficult;abnormal
Thrombo Blood clot
A,an Without
Ad Toward
Ante Before;wall part
Onco Tumor
Oxy Oxygen
Pedi Foot
Lith Stone
Ptysis To spit
Odont Teeth
Onychia Nail beds
Thermic Heat
Endo Within
Myxo Mucus
Vena Vein
Cranio Skull
Madaro Falling hair
Vaso Blood vessel
Encephalo Brain
Exo Away from
Derma Skin
Bulbo Bulbourethral gland
Natal Born
Orchido Testicle
Varico Varicose veins
Cyto Cell
Desis Binding;fixation of
Ectomy Excision
Oro Mouth
Urina Urine
Dent Teeth
Ova,ovi,ovo Egg
Sclero Hard
Genito Reproductive system
Rhin Nose
Colon Large intestine
Lactin Milk
Ophthalmo Eye
Dia Through
Anti Against
Occiput Back of skull
Fore Before
Galacto Milk
Ab Away from
Albus White
Chloro Green
Chrom Color
Cirrhos Yellow
Cyano Blue
Erythr Red
Leuko White
Melano Black
Polio Gray
Purpura Purple;porphyria
Rhodo Rose
Rubeo Red
Xantho Yellow
Sarco Flesh
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