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white pre + suf

white module terminology suffixes + prefixes

-al P2
-algia pain
-arche beginning
-ary P2
-cele hernia, swelling
-centesis surgical puncture
-ception conceiving
-cide killing
-cision a cutting
-cleisis closure
-continence to hold back
-cyesis pregnancy
-ectasis dilation, expansion
-ectomy excision; removal
-emia blood condition
-gen forming, producing, origin
-genesis forming, producing, origin
-grade to go
-gram record, writing
-gravida pregnant woman
-ia condition
-iasis abnormal condition
-ic P2
-ician specialist
-icterus jaundice
-ism condition
-itis inflammation
-ization process (of)
-lith stone, calculus
-logist specialist in the study of
-lysis separation, destruction, loosening
-megaly enlargement
-oid resembling
-oma tumor
-osis abnormal condition, incresae
-para to bear (offspring)
-pathy disease
-pexy fixation
-plasty surgical repair
-poiesis formation, production
-potence power
-ptosis prolapse, downward displacement
-rrhagia bursting forth
-rrhage bursting forth
-rrhapy suture
-rrhea discharge, flow
-rrhexis rupture
-salpinx tube
-scope instrument for examination
-scopy visual examination
-spadias slit, fissure
-stenosis narrowing; stricture
-therapy treatment
-tocia childbirth, labor
-tomy incision
-tripsy crushing
-uria urine
-version turning
a-, an- without, not
ante- before, in front of
brachy- short
circum- around
contra- against, opposite
dia- double
dys- bad, painful, difficult
ec- out, out from
ecto- outside, outward
endo- in, within
epi- above, upon
hypo- under, below, deficient
im- not
in- in, not
multi- many, much
neo- new
nulli- none
poly- many, much
post- after, behind
pre- before, in front of
primi- first
pseudo- false
retro- backward, behind
tri- three
-schisis a splitting
Created by: alissamazereeuw
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