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Ad lib
freely
IM
intramuscular
IV
intravenous
IVPB
IV piggyback
ml,mL
milliliter
stat
at once
Sub-Q, subQ
subcutaneous (under the skin)
a
without, away from, not
abd
abdominal
arteri
artery
arthro
joint
auto
self
bi
two, double, twice.
brady
slow
circum
around
colo
colon
crani
skull
derm
skin
diplo
double or twin
dys
bad, difficult, painful abnormal
ecto
outside
encephalo
brain
endo
in,within
entero
intestine
epi
above,upon
erythro
red
extra
outside
gastro
stomach
glosso
relating to the tongue
glyco
sweet
hemi
one half
hepat
liver
homo
same
hyper
above, excessive, or beyond
hypo
below, under, beneath, or deficient
macro
large or long
micro
small
nephro
kidney
oculo
eye
osteo
bone
peri
around, about
poly
many, much
pseudo
false
sclera
hardening
tachy
swift, rapid
algia
painful condition, pain
apheresis
removal
cele
swelling, hernia, sac
centesis
puncture of a cavity
cyte
cell
dynia
pain
ectomy
excision, removal of body part
emesis
to vomit
emia
blood condition
gram
instrument for recording, machine
graphy
the process, process of recording
itis
inflammation of
logist
specialist in the study of
logy
process of study
malacia
softening, soft
megaly
enlargement of a specified body part
metry
to measure
ology
study, knowledge, science of
opsy
to view
paresis
partial paralysis
pathy
disease, suffering
phagia
eating, swallowing
phasia
formation, growth
plasty
mold, shape, repair
plegia
paralysis, stroke
rrhage
bursting forth, rupture
rrhaphy
suturing in place
rrhea
flow, discharge
scope
instrument to visually examine
scopy
process of examining, visual examination
sepsis
infection
stasis
control, constant level, stop
stenosis
narrowing stricture
stomy
creation of an opening
tome
instrument for cutting
tomy
process of cutting, incision
tripsy
surgical crushing