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Nursing 1 prefix

Pre Before
A or AN without
AB Abnormal or away from normal
AD In the direction of
DYS Difficult
Hyper Increased
Hypo Decreased
Tachy Fast
Brady Slow
Inter Between
Intra Inside
Poly Many
Sub Under
Super Excessive
Pere Surrounding
Neur Nerves
Cardi Heart
Col Colon
Chole Gallbladder
Cyst Urinary bladder
Neph Kidney
Gastr Stomach
Hem Blood
Itis Inflammation
Ectomy Surgical removal
Algia Pain
Centesis Puncture to remove fluid
Megaly Enlargement of
Necrosis Death of tissue
Osis Abnormal condition
Ostomy Surgical opening
Plasty Surgical repair
Scopy Visual examination
Stenosis Tightening or narrowing
Ology Study of
Oma Tumor
Created by: Cherylvan27