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OHS Anatomy: Prefix

OHS Anatomy Prefixes

Away from Ab-
Extremities Acro-
Toward Ad-
Glandular Adeno-
Air Aero-
Around, On both side Ambi-
Starch Amyl-
Before, Forward Ante-
Against Anti-
Double Bi-
Bile Bili-
Life Bio
Twice, Two Bis-
Arm Brachio-
Slow Brady-
Bronchus (pl. Bronchi) Bronchus
Heart Cardio-
Neck Cervico-
Gall or Bile Chole-
Gallbladder Cholecysto-
Around Circum-
Together Co-
Against, Opposite Contra-
Ribs Costo-
Bladder Cysto-
Cell Cyto-
Half Demi-
Skin Derma-
From Dis-
Back Dorso-
Abnormal, Difficult Dys-
Electric Electro-
In, Into, Within En-
Brain Encephal-
Intestine Entero-
Equal Equi-
Red Eryth-
Out, Out of, Away from Ex-
Outside of, In addition to Extra-
Iron Ferro-
Fiber Fibro-
Before, In front of Fore-
Stomach Gastro-
Tongue Glosso-
Sugar Glyco-
Half Hemi-
Blood Hemo-
Liver Hepa-, Hepato-
Tissue histo-
Same Homo-
Water Hydro-
Moisture Hygro-
Too much, High Hyper-
Under, Decreased Hypo-
Uterus Hyster-
Ileum Ileo
In, Into, Within In-
Between Inter-
Within Intra-
In, Into, Within Intro-
Near, Close to Juxta-
Abdomen Lapar-
Larynx Laryngo-
Side Latero-
White Leuk-
Large, Big Macro-
Bad, Poor Mal-
Breast Mast-
Middle Medio-
Great, Large Mega-, Megalo-
Menses Meno-
Single Mono-
Many Multi
Bone marrow, Spinal cord Myelo-
Muscle Myo-
New Neo-
Kidney Nephro-
Nerve Neuro-
Nitrogen Nitro-
Night Noct-
Not Non-
Against, In front of Ob-
Eye Oculo-
Tooth Odonto-
Eye Ophthalmo-
Straight, Normal Ortho-
Mouth, Bone Os-
Bone Osteo-
Ear Oto-
All Pan-
Beside, Accessory to Para-
Disease Path-
Child, Foot Ped-
By, Through Per-
Around Peri-
Pharynx Pharyngo-
Vein Phlebo
Light Photo-
Diaphragm, Mind Phren-
Air, Lungs Pneumo-
Foot Pod-
Many, Much Poly-
After Post-
Before Pre-
Rectum Proct-
False Pseudo-
Mind Psych-
Pelvis of the Kidney Pyel-
Pus Pyo-
Fever, Heat Pyro-
Four Quadri-
Radiation Radio-
Back, Again Re-
Kidney Reno-
Backward Retro-
Nose Rhin-
Sacrum Sacro-
Fallopian Tube Salpingo-
Flesh Sarco-
Hard, Hardening Sclero-
Half Semi-
Six Sex-
Skeleton Skeleto-
Narrowing, Constriction Steno-
Under Sub-
Above, Excess Super-
Above Supra-
Together Syn-
Fast Tachy
Thyroid Gland Thyro-
Trachea Trache-
Across, Over Trans-
Three Tri-
Beyond Ultra-
Not, Back, Reversal Un-
One Uni-
Ureter Uretero-
Urethra Urethro-
Urine, Urinary Organs Uro-
Vessel Vaso-
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