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Terminology IAHCSMM edition 8

a, an without
ac, ic, al, eal, ary, ous pertaining to
ad toward
adeno gland
aero air
algia pain
ante before
anti against
arthro joint
bi two, both
broncho bronchus
cardio heart
cerebro brain
chole bile, gall
chondro/io cartilage
cide kill
cise cut
colo colon
costo rib
cranio skull
cysto bladder
cyto cell
derma skin
dis apart, away
dys bad, difficult, painful
ectomy surgical removal
emia blood
endo within
extra outside
gastro stomach
genic origin
gram record, image of
gyne woman
hema / hemat blood
hemi half
hepat liver
herni rupture
hyper above, excessive
hypo below, deficient
hyster uterus
inter between
intra within, inside
itis inflammation
leuko white
lipo fat
litho stone
mast breast
megaly large or enlargement
necrosis death of tissue
neo new
nephro kidney
ology study of
oma tumor
oophor ovary
oscopy visual examination
osteo bone
ostomy creation of a new opening
otomy incision into an organ
para beside, near
pathy disease
per through
peri around, about
pexy surgical fixation
plasty surgical restoration
post after
pre before
rhino nose
rrhage flow
rrhaphy to suture
stoma opening
sub under, beneath
supra above
thrombus blood clot
tome a cutting instrument
tracheo trachea
trans across, through
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