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Ab-
Away from, not, off
abduct
Acr-
an extremity
acromegaly
Ad-
to, toward, near
adduct
Adeno-
Glandular
adenoma
Allo-
other
Allele
Amphi-
two, both
amphibian
Andro-
old man
androgen
Aniso-
unequal, dissimilar
anisocytosis
Ante-
before
antenatal
Anti-
against
antibiotic
Apo-
away from
apoenzyme
Arthro-
joint
arthritis
Auto-
self
autoimmune
Bi-/Bin-/Bis-
double, twice, two
Binary
Blasto-
sprout
osteoblast
Cata-
against
cataract
Chondro-
cartilage
Chondrocyte
Bili-
Bile
bilirubin
Chrom-
color
chromotherapy
Homeo-
simmilarity
homozygous
Costo-
ribs, a rib
Crani-
skull
craniotomy
Crypt-
hidden
cryptochidism
Cyst-
sac, bladder
cystitis
Cyto-
cell
cytology
de-
down, from
debride, dehydrate
dia-
through, between, across
diaphragm
dys-
abnormal, bad, difficult, painful, unlike
dysphagia
eco-
home. house
ecosphere
Ecto-
outer, without
ectoparasite
encephal-
brain
encephalitis
entero-
pertaining to intestine
enteritis
bio-
life
biology
epi-
upon, above
epidemic
erythro-
red
erythrocyte
Ex-/Extra-
out, out of, away from
extracellular
Eu-
well, good, true
eukaryote
Hepa-
liver
heparitis
hetero-
different
heterozygous
histo-
tissue
histogram
In-/Intra-
in, within, inside, intro
Infra-
below, beneath
infrared
Inter-
between
intercellular
Iso-
equal, identical
isotonic
Mast-
breast
mastitis
Meg-
great
megalocyte
morph-
form
morphology
myc-
fungus
mycology
myo-
muscle
myocardium
Narco-
numbness, stupor
narcolepsy
Neuro-
nerve
neuropathy
Ob-
against, in front of, on toward
obstruction
Oo-/Ov-
egg
oogenisis
Opthalm-
eye
opthalmologist
orchid-
Testicle
orchitis
Ortho-
straight, normal, correct
orthodontist
Os-
mouth
osculum
Oto-
ear
otolith
Pan-
all
panoytopenia
Peri-
around
periosteum
photo-
light
photosynthesis
phelb-
vein
pneumo-
air, lungs
pneumonia
Pod-
foot
podiatrist
polio-
gray
poliomyelitis
pro-
before, for an account of
progeria
py-
pus
pyuria
pyr-
fever
antipyretic
Retro-
backward
retrovirus
Rhin-
nose
rhinitis
sarco-
flesh
sarcophagus
Semi-
half
Scler-
hard
sclerosis
Tachy-
fast
Tachychardia
Taxo-
to arrange
taxonomy
Tele-
distant
telescope
trop-
to turn toward
tropism
Tropho-
nutrition
Trophic level
ultra-
beyond, excess
ultraviolet
Vaso-
a vessel
vasectomy
-algia
pain
neuralgia
-ase
enzyme
sucrase
-asis/-osis
affected with
neurosis
-cide
destructive, killing
suicide
-cyte
cell
leucocyte
-emia
blood
anemia
-ectomy
surgical removal
vasectomy
-fer
transfer, to bear
conifer, fertile
-genic
producing
pyogenic
-oma
a tumor
carcinoma
-osis
disease, excess
halitosis
-ostomy
to form an opening
tracheostomy
-otomy/-tomy
cutting into
tracheostomy
-pathy
abnormality
adenopathy
-penia
lack of
leukopenia
-phagia
eating
dysphagia
-philia
affinity for
hydrophilia
-phobia
fear
hydrophobia
-plasty
repair
rhinoplasty
-pnea
air or breathing
apnea
-rrhea
flow, discharge
gonorrhea, diarrhea
-trophy
nourishment
heterotrophy
-uria
-urine
anuria
A-/An-
without, not, deficient
abiotic
-ose
sugar
gluclose
-ol
`alcohol
ethanol
Ped-
foot, child
pediatric
-lysis
destruction
glycolysis
-logy
science of, study of
biology
-itis
inflammation of
heparaitis
zo-
animal
zoology
Uni-
one
unicellular
thermo-
heat
syn-/sym
union, together
synthesis
super-/supra-
above, excess
superficial
sub-
under, beneath
subcutaneous
ren-
kidney
renal
pre-
before
precancerous
post-
after
postpartum
poly-
much, many
polypeptide
path-
disease
pathogen
os-/osteo-
bone
osteocytye
non-
not
noninfectious
nephro-
kidney
nephrology
neo-
new, recent
neonatal
multi-
many
multicellilar
mono-
single
monocyte
micro-
small
microbiology
medi-
middle
median
mal-
bad, poor
malformation
macro-
big, large
macrocyte
leuco-
white
leucocyte
lac-
milk
lactate
hystero-
uterus
hysterectomy
hypo-
under, decreased
hypothalamus
hyper-
above increased, beyond
hypertonic
hydro-
water
hydrocarbon
hemi-
half
hemisphere
hema-
blood
hematuria
gyneco-
woman
gynecologist
glyco-
sugar
glycolosis
glosso-
tongue
glossitis
gastro-
stomach
gastritis
fore-
before, in front of
forehead
en-/endo-
in, into, within
endoskeleton
dorso-
back
dorsal
di-/dipl-
double, twice, apart from
diploid
derma-
skin
dermatitis
dent-
teeth
dentist
deci-
tenth
decimal
contra-
against, opposite
contraception
co-/con-
together, with
coagulate, concentrate
circum-
around
chole-
bile
cholecystitis
cephal-
head
cephalothorax
centi-
hundred, hundreth
centigram
cardio-
heart
cardiac
Brady-
slow
bradycardia
brachi-
arm
brachiocephalic