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a-, an-
without or not
ab-
away from
ad-
toward
ante-
before, forward
anti-
against
auto-
self
bi-
double, two
circum-
around
contra-
against, opposite
de-
down, from, away from not
dia-
across, through, apart
dis-
separation, away from
dys-
bad, difficult, abnormal
ecto-
outer, outside
en-
in, into, within
endo-
inner, inside
epi-
over, on, upon
eryth-
red
ex-
out, out of, from, away from
hemi-
half
hyper-
excessive, too much, high
hypo-
under, decreased, less than normal
in-
in, into, within, not
inter-
between
intra-
within
intro-
into, within
leuk-
white
macro-
large
mal-
bad, illness, disease
mega-
large
micro-
small
mono-
one, single
neo-
new
non-
not
para-
abnormal
per-
by, through
peri-
around
poly-
many, much
post-
after, behind
pre-
before, in front of, prior to
pro-
before, in front of
re-
again
retro-
backward
semi-
half
sub-
under
super-
above, over, excess
supra-
above, over
trans-
across
uni-
one
abdomin(o)
abdomen
aden(o)
gland
adren(o)
adrenal gland
angi(o)
vessel
arterio(o)
artery
arthr(o)
joint
broncho(o)
bronchus, bronchi
card, cardi(o)
heart
cephal(o)
head
chondr(o)
cartilage
colo
colon
cost(o)
rib
crani(o)
skull
cyan(o)
blue
cyst(o)
bladder, cyst
cyt(o)
cell
derma
skin
duoden(o)
duodenum
encephal(o)
brain
enter(o)
intestines
fibro(o)
fiber, fibrous
gastr(o)
stomach
gyn, gyne, gyneco-
woman
hem, hema, hemo, hemat(o)
blood
hepat(o)
liver
hydr(o)
water
hyster(o)
uterus
ile(o), ili(o)
ileum
laryng(o)
larynx
mamm(o)
breast, mammary gland
my(o)
muscle
myel(o)
spinal cord, bone marrow
nephr(o)
kidney
neur(o)
nerve
ocul(o)
eye
orth(o)
straight, normal, correct
oste(o)
bone
ot(o)
ear
ped(o)
child, foot
pharyng(o)
pharynx
phleb(o)
vein
pnea
breathing, respiration
pneum(o)
lung, air, gas
proct(o)
rectum
psych(o)
mind
pulmo
lung
py(o)
pus
rect(o)
rectum
rhin(o)
nose
sten(o)
narrow, constriction
stern(o)
sternum
stomat(o)
mouth
therm(o)
heat
thorac(o)
chest
thromb(o)
clot, thrombus
thyr(o)
thyroid
toxic(o)
poison, poisonous
trache(o)
trachea
ur(o)
urine, urinary tract, urination
urethr(o)
urethra
urin(o)
urine
uter(o)
uterus
vas(o)
blood vessel, vas deferens
ven(o)
vein
vertebr(o)
spine, vertebrae
-algia
pain
-asis
condition, usually abnormal
-cele
hernia, herniation, pouching
-cyte
cell
-ectasis
dilation, stretching
-ectomy
excision, removal of
-emia
blood condition
-genesis
development, production, creation
-genic
producing, causing
-gram
record
-graph
a diagram, a recording instrument
-graphy
making a recording
-iasis
condition of
-ism
a condition
-itis
inflammation
-logy
the study of
-lysis
destruction of, decomposition
-megaly
enlargement
-oma
tumor
-osis
condition
-pathy
disease
-penia
lack, deficiency
-phasia
speaking
-phobia
an exaggerated fear
-plasty
surgical repair or reshaping
-plegia
paralysis
-rrhage, -rrhagia
excessive flow
-rrhea
profuse flow, discharge
-scope
examination instrument
-scopy
examination using a scope
-stasis
maintenance, maintaining a constant level
-stomy, -ostomy
creation of an opening
-tomy, -otomy
incision, cutting into
-uria
condition of the urine