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a-, an-
absence, lack
ab-
departing from
acou-
hearing
acr-, acro-
extreme, extremity; peak
ad-
to, toward
aden-, adeno-
gland
amphi-
on both sides; of both kinds
angi-
vessel
ant-, anti-
opposed to; preventing, inhibiting
ante-
preceding; before
arthr-, arthro-
joint
aut-, auto-
self
bi-
two
bio-
life
blast-
bud, germ
broncho-
bronchus
bucco-
cheek
caput-
head
carcin-
cancer
cardi-, cardio
heart
cephal-
head
cerebro-
brain, especially the cerebrum
chondr-
cartilage
circum-
around
co-, con-
together
contra-
against
cost-
rib
crani-
skull
crypt-
hidden
cyt-
cell
de-
undoing, reversal, loss, removal
di-
twice, double
dia-
through, between
dys-
difficult, faulty, painful
ec-, ex-, ecto-
out, outside, away from
en-, em-
in, inside
entero-
intestine
epi-
over, above
eu-
well
exo-
outside, outer layer
extra-
outside, beyond
gastr-
stomach
glosso-
tongue
hema-, hemato-, hemo-
blood
hemi-
half
hepat-
liver
hetero-
different, other
hist-
tissue
hom-, homo-
same
hydr-, hydro-
water
hyper-
excess
hypno-
sleep
hypo-
below, deficient
hyster-, hystero-
uterus, womb
im-
not
inter-
between
intra-
within, inside
iso-
equal, same
leuko-
white
lip-, lipo-
fat, lipid
macro-
large
mal-
bad, abnormal
mamm-
breast
mast-
breast
meningo-
membrane
meso-
middle
meta-
beyond, between, transition
metro-
uterus
micro-
small
mito-
thread, filament
mono-
single
morpho-
form
multi-
many
myelo-
spinal cord, marrow
myo-
muscle
narco-
numbness
nephro-
kidney
neuro-
nerve
ob-
before, against
oculo-
eye
odonto-
teeth
ophthalmo-
eye
ortho-
straight, direct
osteo-
bone
oto-
ear
oxy-
oxygen
pan-
all, universal
para-
beside, near
peri-
around
phago-
eat
phleb-
vein
pod-
foot
poly-
multiple
post-
after, behind
pre-, pro-
before, ahead of
procto-
rectum, anus
pseudo-
false
psycho-
mind, psyche
pyo-
pus
ren-
kidney
retro-
backward, behind
sclero-
hard
semi-
half
steno-
narrow
sub-
beneath, under
super-
above, upon
supra-
above, upon
sym-, syn-
together, with
tachy-
rapid
therm-
heat
tox-
poison
trans-
across, through
tri-
three
viscero-
organ, viscera
-able
able to, capable of
-ac
referring to
-algia
pain in a certain part
-ary
associated with, relating to
-cide
destroy, kill
-ectomy
cutting out, surgical removal
-emia
condition of the blood
-ferent
carry
-fuge
driving out
-gen
an agent that initiates
-gram
data that are systematically recorded, a record
-graph
an instrument recording data or writing
-ia
condition
-iatrics
medical specialty
-itis
inflammation
-logy
the study of
-lysis
loosening or breaking down
-malacia
soft
-mania
obsession, compulsion
-odyn
pain
-oid
like, resembling
-oma
tumor
-opia
defect of the eye
-ory
referring to, of
-pathy
disease
-phobia
fear
-plasty
reconstruction of a part, plastic surgery
-plegia
paralysis
-rrhagia
abnormal or excessive discharge
-rrhea
flow, discharge
-scope
instrument used for examination
-stasis
arrest, fixation
-stomy
establishment of an artificial opening
-tomy
to cut
-ty
condition of, state
-uria
urine