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Medical Terms "P"

Medical prefixes beginning with P

par- to bear
para- beside or near
path- disease
ped- foot or child
peps-, pepti- digest
pen(ia)- lack of
peri- around
phag- to eat
pharyng(o)- throat
phasia- speech
phil- to love
phleb- vein
phob- fear
phon- sound
phor- carry
phot- light
physio- nature of
pino- drink
plasm-, plast- form or shape
platy fat
plegia- paralysis
pleuro- lungs, air, wind
pod- foot
poie- to produce
poly- many
post- after or behind
pre-, pro- before
presby- old age
procto- anus
psuedo- false
psych(o)- mind
pulmon- lung
pyo- pus
quad- four
Created by: cmhessy8273



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