Medical Term Final

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lip/o

fat

2

my/o

muscle

3

neur/o

nerve

4

viscer/o

internal organs

5

onc/o

tumor, mass

6

path/o or –pathy

disease

7

dys-

difficult, painful, abnormal, labored

8

hyper-

above, excessive

9

hypo-

below, incomplete, deficient

10

neo-

new

11

pro-

before

12

-al, -ic, -ous

pertaining to

13

-genic

producing, originating, causing

14

-oid

resembling

15

-oma

tumor, swelling

16

-osis

abnormal condition

17

-plasia

condition of formation, development, growth

18

-sis

state of

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-cyte

cell

20

carcin/o, cancer/o

cancer

21

leuk/o

white

22

bi-

two

23

uni-

one

24

derm/o, dermat/o

skin

25

aut/o

self

26

bi/o

life

27

necr/o

death

28

epi-

on, upon, over

29

intra-

within

30

-ectomy

surgical removal, excision

31

-ia

diseased or abnormal state

32

-itis

inflammation

33

-opsy

view of, viewing

34

-rrhea

flow, excessive discharge

35

-phagia

eating, swallowing

36

pneum/o

, pulmon/o lung

37

hem/o, hemat/o

blood

38

orth/o

straight

39

ox/o, ox/i

oxygen

40

a-, an-

without, absence of

41

endo-

within

42

eu-

normal, good

43

pan-

total, all

44

-algia

pain

45

-ar, -ary

pertaining to

46

-emia

blood condition

47

-gram

record, x-ray film

48

-graphy

process of recording, x-ray filming

49

-meter

instrument used to measure

50

-metry

measurement

51

-rrhagia

rapid flow of blood

52

-stomy

creation of an artificial opening

53

-tomy

cut into, incision

54

-pnea

breathing

55

-scope

instrument used for visual exam

56

-scopy

visual examination

57

-stenosis

constriction, narrowing

58

ren/o, nephr/o

kidney

59

glyc/o, glycos/o

sugar

60

hydr/o

water

61

noct/i

night

62

son/o

sound

63

ven/o

vein

64

-lysis

loosening, dissolution, separating

65

-trophy

nourishment, development

66

poly-

many, much

67

vas/o

vessel, duct

68

trans-

through, across, beyond

69

-ism

state of

70

andr/o

male

71

gyn/o, gynec/o

woman

72

peri-

surrounding

73

-ial

pertaining to

74

nat/o

birth

75

psued/o

false

76

micro-

small

77

multi-

many

78

post-

after

79

ante-

before

80

arteri/o

artery

81

cardi/o, coron/o

heart

82

phleb/o

vein

83

ather/o

yellowish, fatty plaque

84

ech/o

sound

85

isch/o

deficiency, blockage

86

thromb/o

clot

87

-ac

pertaining to

88

-graph

instrument used to record

89

-odynia

pain

90

-penia

abnormal reduction in #

91

-sclerosis

hardening

92

gastr/o

stomach

93

or/o

mouth

94

hepat/o

liver

95

-pepsia

digestion

96

opt/o

vision

97

retin/o

retina

98

cry/o

cold

99

dipl/o

double, 2

100

phot/o

light

101

-phobia

abnormal fear of or aversion to specific things

102

-plegia

paralysis

103

acou/o, audi/o

hearing

104

crani/o

skull

105

arthr/o

joint

106

kinesi/o

movement, motion

107

oste/o

bone

108

inter-

between

109

supra-

above

110

syn, sym

together, joined

111

esthesi/o

sensation, sensitivity, feeling

112

mon/o

one

113

psych/o, ment/o

mind

114

quadr/i

four

115

hemi-

half

116

pre-

before

117

tetra-

four

118

-iatry

treatment, specialty

119

-paresis

slight paralysis

120

cortic/o

cortex, outer layer of body organ

121

calc/i

calcium

122

dips/o

thirst

123

toxic/o

poison

124

ex-, exo-

outside, outward