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Medical Terminology

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alveol/o   small sac  
cac/o   bad  
carcin/o   cancer, cancerous  
cauter/o   burn, heat  
chem/o pharmac/o   chemical, drug  
cry/o   cold  
cyst/o   sac of fluid  
fibr/o   fibers  
follicul/o   small glandular sacs  
fung/i   fungus  
medull/o   soft, inner part  
mucos/o   mucous membrane  
mut/a   genetic change  
mutagen/o   causing genetic change  
necr/o   death  
onc/o   tumor  
papill/o   nipple-like  
plas/o   formation  
ple/o   many, more  
polyp/o   polyp  
prot/o   first  
radi/o   rays  
sacr/o   flesh, connective tissue  
schrrh/o   hard  
xer/o   dry  
-blastoma   immature tumor  
-genesis   formation  
-oma   mass, tumor  
-plasia -plasm   formation, growth  
-suppression   to stop  
-therapy   treatment  
ana-   backward  
apo-   off, away  
brachy-   sort (distance)  
epi-   upon  
meta-   meyond; chage  
tele-   far  


   






 
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