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Prefix, suffix

medical terms

-itis Inflammation
-gram written record
post- After
-tomy Surgical incision
pre- before
-algia pain
-theorapy treatment
dys- Difficult, panful, bad
peri- around
ren/o Kidney
hepat/o liver
-megaly Enlargement
-ectomy Surgical removal
-scope Instrument for visual examination
hyper- increase more than normal
hypo- Decrease, less than normal
-osis Abnormal condition
-lysis dissolution, breakdown, seperate
sub- under, beneath
poly- many
olig/o scant/little
-uria pertaining to the urin
cyst/o pertaining to the bladder
-al; -ary; -ar; -ic suffix for pertaining to
cardio- Heart
osteo- Bones
arthr/o- Joints
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