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prefixes, suffixes


a without
adip fat
angio vessel
arter artery
arthro joint
asis/asia ; osis/sis state, condition
bi two
bio life
blast/blast precursor
carcin cancer
cardi/cardio/cardia heart
cerebro brain
chondo cartilage
circum around
cost rib
cut skin
cyan blue
cyt a hollow cell
derm skin
di twice
ectomy excission
end/endo inside
erytho red
form shape
gastr stomach
glyco suger
gram record
hem blood
hepato liver
histo tissue
homeo same
hyper above
hypo under
itis inflammation
macr large
mal abnormal
mast breast
micr small
mono single
myo muscle
neur/neuro nerve
ology the study of
oma swelling
onco mass, tumor
osteon/osteo bone
para beyond
patho/path/pathy disease
peri around
scope/scopy to view
sect to cut
super above or beyond
thromb clot
tomy/set/ectomy to cut
tri three
uni unicellular
vas/angio vessel
rhino nose
plasty flat or reform
encephalo/cerebro brain
phlebo A VEIN
electro electric
tonsil a mass of tissue in the throat
appendi a part of the intesines
Created by: carrieunderwood



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