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Chapter 1


a- ay not aphasia
an- an not anemia
anti- AN-tee against antibiotics
contra- KON-trah against contraceptive
de- dee down, away from dehydration
ante- an-tee before antepartum
pre- pree before precondition
pro- proh before, on behalf of probiotic
brady- brah-dih slow bradycardia
tachy- tak-ih fast tachycardia
post- pohst after postpartum
re- ree again rehabilitation
ab- ab away abduct
ad- ad toward adrenaline
circum- sir-kum around circumcision
peri- per-ee around pericardium
dia- dai-ah through diagnostic
trans- tranz through translate
e-eh out evoke
ec- ek out ectopic
ex- eks out exhale
ecto- ek-toh outside ectoderm
exo- ek-soh outside exoskeleton
extra- eks-trah outside exoskeleton
en- en in, inside enema
endo- en-doh in, inside endocrine
intra- in-trah in, inside intravenous
epi- eh-pee upon epididymus
sub- sub beneath subcutaneous
inter- in-ter between intercostal
bi- bai two bilateral
hemi- heh-mee half hemiplegia
semi- seh-mee half semilunar
hyper- hai-per over hyperthermia
hypo- hai-poh under hypothermia
macro- mak-roh large macrotia
micro- mai-kroh small microdontia
mono- maw-noh one monocyte
uni- yoo-nee one unisex
oligo- aw-lih-goh few oligomenorrhea
pan- pan all pancytopenia
poly- pawlee many polygraph
multi- mul-tee many multicellular
con- kon with, together congestion
syn- sin with, together syndrome
sym- sim with, together symmetry
dys- dis bad dysentery
eu- yoo good euphoria
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