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amphi-
ampho-
on both sides,
around,
both
ana-
up,
back,
against
apo-
away from
cata-
downward,
disordered
dia-
through,
across,
apart
eso-
within,
inner,
inward
eu-
good,
normal,
healthy
heter-
hetero-
different,
other,
relationship to another
homo-
homeo-
same,
likeness
meta-
change,
transformation,
after,
behind
para-
alongside,
around,
abnormal,
beyond
pro-
before
pros-
prosth-
in place of
-al
pertaining to
-ase
forms names of enzymes
-asia
-asis
state,
condition
-ema
state,
condition
-esis
state,
condition,
procedure
-etic
pertaining to
-ics,
-tics
indicating a particular science or study,
science or study of
-ism
state,
condition,
quality
-ismus
state,
condition,
muscular spasm
-oid
indiacating a particular shape, form, or resemblance
oma
usually tumors,
occasionally disease
-ose
forms names of chemical substances,
full of,
resembling
-ous
pertaining to,
characterized by,
full of
-us
condition,
person
ACR-
EXTREMITIES
AMBLY-
DULL,
FAINT
CARCIN-
CARCINOMA,
CANCER
-CEL-
HERNIA,
TUMOR,
SWELLING
CHEIR-,
CHIR
HAND
CHOL(E)-
BILE,
GALL
COL(I)-,
COLON-
COLON
CYAN-
BLUE
CYST(I)-,
-CYSTIS
BLADDER,
CYST
DIPLO-
DOUBLE,
TWIN
ENTER-
SMALL INTESTINES
ERG-
ACTION
WORK
GASTR-
STOMACH
HEM-
HEMAT-,
-EM-
BLOOD
HEPAR-,
HEPAT-
LIVER
LIP-
FAT
MACR-
ABNORMALLY LARGE OR LONG
MEGA-,
MEGAL-
ABNORMALLY LARGE OR LONG
MELAN-
DARK,
BLACK
MICR-
ABNORMALLY SMALL
NYCT-
NIGHT
OCYN-
PAIN
ONC-
TUMOR
PACHY-
THICK
PSEUD-
FALSE
PY-
PUS
SARC-
FLESH,
SOFT TISSUE
SPASM-
SPASM,
INVOLUNTARY MUSCULAR CONTRACTION
SPLEN-
SPLEEN
STOM-,
STOMAT-
MOUTH,
OPENING
a-
not,
without,
lacking,
deficient
anti-
against,
opposed to,
preventing,
relieving
di-
two,
twice,
double
dys-
difficult,
painful,
defective,
abnormal
ec-
out of,
away from
ecto-
outside of
en-
in,
into,
within
endo-
within
epi-
upon,
over,
above
exo-
outside,
from the outside,
toward the outside
hemi-
half,
partial,
one side of the body
Hyper-
over,
above,
excessive,
beyond normal
hypo-
under,
deficient,
below normal
mono-
one,
single
peri-
around,
surrounding
syn-
together,
with,
joined
-a
state,
condition
-ac
pertaining to,
located in
-ia
state,
condition
-iac
person afflicted with
-iasis
disease,
abnormal condition,
abnormal presence of
-ic
pertaining to,
located in,

indicating a drug or and agent
-in,
-ine
form names of substances
-ist
a person interested in
-itic
pertaining to,
pertaining to inflammation,

indicating a drug or an agent
-itis
-itides
inflamed condition,
inflammation
-ium
membrane,
connective tissue

region of the body
-ma
abnormal or diseased condition
-osis
abnormal or diseased condition
-otic
pertaining to
-sia
state,
condition
-sis
state,
condition
-tic
pertaining to,

indicting a drug or an agent
-y
state,
condition
ACANTH-
THORN,
SPINE
ALG-
PAIN
ALGES-
SENSITIVITY TO PAIN
ALL-
OTHER,
DIVERGENCE,
DIFFERENCE FROM
ANGI-
VESSEL,
DUCT
ARTERI-
ARTERY
ARTHR-
JOINT
BI-
LIFE
BRADY-
SLOW
CARDI-
HEART
CEPHAL-
HEAD
CRANI-
SKULL
CYT-
CELL
ENCEPHAL-
BRAIN
ERYTHR-
RED,
RED BLOOD CELLS
LEPT-
THIN,
FINE,
SLIGHT
LEUK-
WHITE,
WHITE BLOOD CELL
LITH-
STONE,
CALCULUS
LOG-
WORD,
STUDY
MALAC-
SOFT
MES-
MIDDLE,
SECONDARY,
PARTIAL,
MESENTERY
-METER,
METR-
MEASURE,
MEASURING DEVICE
SEPHR-
KIDNEY
NEUR-
NERVE, NERVOUS SYSTEM
OSTE-
BONE
PROSOP-
FACE
PROT-
FIRST,
PRIMITIVE,
EARLY
SCLER-
HARD
STEN-
NARROW
STERE-
SOLID,
HAVING THREE DIMENSIONS
TACHY-
RAPID
TOX(I)-
POISON
-TOXIC
POISONOUS(TO AN ORGAN)
-TOXIN
A SUBSTANCE POISONOUS TO (A PART OF THE BODY)
ARACHN-
SPIDER,
WEB,
ARACHNOID MEMBRANE
CHLOR-
GREEN
CHONDR-
CARTILAGE
DACTYL-
FINGER,
TOE
DERM(AT)-
-DERMA
SKIN
(H)ELC-
ULCER
HIDR(OT)-,
-IDR-
SWEAT
HIST(I)-
TISSUE
HYDR-
WATER,
FLUID
HYPN-
SLEEP
ICTER-
JAUNDICE
IN-
INOS-
FIBER,
MUSCLE
IS-
EQUAL,
SMAE,
SIMILAR,
ALIKE
MENING-,
-MENINX
MENINGEAL MEMBRANE,
MENINGES
MY(S)-
MUSCLE
MYC(ET)-
FUNGUS
MYEL-
BONE MARROW,
SPINAL CORD
NARC-
STUDPOR,
NUMBNESS
NECR-
CORPSE,
DEAD
OLIG-
FEW,
DEFICIENT
ONYCH-
FINGERNAIL,
TOENAIL
POD-
FOOT
POLI-
GRAY MATTER OF THE BRAIN AND SPINAL CORD
POLY-
MANY,
EXCESSIVE
POR-
PASSAGE, OPENING,
DUCT,
PORE,
CAVITY
PSYCH-
MIND
SOM(AT)-
-SOMA
BODY
STHEN-
STRENGTH
TRACHEL-
NECK,
CERVIX
XANTH-
YELLOW
AUT-
SELF
CRIN-
SECRETE,
SECRETION
ESTHE(S)-
SENSATION,
SENSITIVITY,
SENSE
GEN(E),
-GEN
COME INTO BEING,
PRODUCE
GRAM-
A RECORD
GRAPH-
WRITE,
RECORD
IATR-
HEALER,
PHYSICIAN,
TREATMENT
IDI-
OF ONE'S SELF
KINE-
MOVE
KINES(I)-
MOVEMENT,
MOTION
LY(S)-
DESTROY,
BREAK DOWN
MYX-
MUCUS
ORTH-
STRAIGHT,
ERECT,
NORMAL
OT-
EAR
PATH-
(SUFFERING) DISEASE
PHIL-
LOVE,
HAVE AN AFFINITY FOR
PT-
FALL,
SAG,
DROP,
PROLAPSE
PYR-
(FIRE) FEVER,
BURNING
PYRET-
FEVER
PYREX-
BE FEVERISH
RHE-
(RUN) FLOW,
SECRETE
RHAG-
(BURST FORTH)FLOW PROFUSELY,
HEMORRHAGE
RHEX-
RUPTURE
RHIN-
NOSE
SCOP-
LOOK AT,
EXAMINE
SEP-
(BE PUTRID) BE INFECTED
TA-
STRETCHING
TEL-
END,
COMPLETION
TEN-,
TENON(T)-
TENDON
THERAP(EU)-
TREAT MEDICALLY,
HEAL
TOM-
A CUTTING,
SLICE,
INCISION
TON-
A STRETCHING,
MUSCULAR TONE,
TENSION