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Question Answer
aden(o)gland, node
andr(o)man
angi(o)duct, vessel
anthrop(o)human
arthr(o)joint
aut(o)self
bradyslow
cac(o)bad
carcin(o)cancer
cardi(o)heart
cephal(o)head
ch(e)ir(o)hand
cheil(o)lip
chlor(o)green
chol(e)bile, gall
cholecyst(o)gallbladder
chondr(o)cartilage
cleid(o)clavicle
col/on/(o)colon, large intestine
colp(o)vagina
copr(o)stool
cry(o)cold
cyan/e/(o)blue
cycl(o)circle, ciliary body
cyst(o)bladder
cyt(o)cell
dacry(o)tear
dactyl(o)finger
derm/at/(o)skin
desm(o)ligament
ditwo, twice
diplodouble
disc(o)disc
encephal(o)encephalon
enter(o)(small) intestine
erythr(o)red
esophag(o)esophagus, gullet
esthsense
galact(o)milk
gastr(o)stomach
geront(o)old
geus(o)taste
glauc(o)greyish blue
gloss(o)tongue
glycosugar, sweet
gynaec(o)woman
haem/at/(o)blood
hemihalf
hepat(o)liver
heter(o)other
hi/ydr(o)water, sweat
hist(o)tissue
hol(o)whole
hom(o)same, similar
hypn(o)dream
hyster(o)womb
iatr(o)physician
kin(o)movement
lapar(o)abdomen
laryng(o)larynx
leuc(o)white
lip(o)fat
lith(o)stone
lymph(o)lymph(atic)
macr(o)big, large
mast(o)breast
megabig, large
melan(o)black
metr(o)womb
micr(o)small
morph(o)form
my(o)muscle
myc(o)fungus
myel(o)bone marrow
myx(o)mucus
ne(o)new
nephr(o)kidney
neur(o)nerve
odont(o)tooth
oligolittle, few, scanty
om(o)shoulder
omphal(o)belly button
onc(o)tumor
onych(o)nail
oophor(o)ovary
ophthalm(o)eye
orchi/d/(o)testis
orth(o)straight
oste(o)bone
ot(o)ear
paed(o)child
pan, pant(o)whole
pancreat(o)pancreas
path(o)disease
pharyng(o)pharynx, throat
phleb(o)vein
phot(o)light
pneum/on/(o)lung
pod(o)foot
poli(o)grey
polylot, more
proct(o)rectum
pseudofalse
psych(o)soul, mind
ptyal(o)saliva
py(o)pus
pyel(o)pelvis
pyret(o)fever
rhin(o)nose
rhode(o)rose, pink
salping(o)uterine tube, oviduct
sarc(o)flesh
scirrh(o)hard
scler(o)hard
si/yal(o)saliva
somat(o)body
splanchn(o)viscera
splen(o)spleen
spondyl(o)vertebra
steat(o)fat
sten(o)narrow
stere(o)hard
steth(o)chest
stoma/t(o)mouth, opening
tachyfast
tetrafour (times)
therm(o)heat
thorac(o)chest
thromb(o)blood clot
top(o)place
tox(o)poison
traumat(o)trauma
trich(o)hair
ur/in/(o)urine, urination
ureter(o)ureter
urethr(o)urethra
urocyst(o)urinary bladder
xen(o)stranger
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SUFFIXES

Question Answer
algiapain
aemiablood condition
celehernia
centesispuncturing to drain
cidkiller
cytacell
dyniapain
ectasiadilation
ectomiasurgical removal
ectopiaabnormal position
emesisvomiting
genicoriginated / causing
gramm(a)graphic record
graphgraphic recording device
graphiagraphic recording
ismusstate, condition
itisinflammation
logiascience
lithstone
lithiasispresence of stone(s)
lysisdissolution
malaciasoftening
maniamania
megaliaenlargement
omaswelling, tumor
opiavision
osisdegenerative, non-inflammatory condition
pathapatient
pathiadisease
peniadeficiency
phageeater, destroyer
philhaving an attraction to sg
phobiaabnormal fear
plasiaformation
plegiaparalysis
pneabreathing
poiesisformation
ptosisprolapse
rrhagiaexcessive bleeding
rrhexisrupture
rrhoeadischarge
sclerosishardening
scopetool for visual exam
scopiavisual examination
stenosisnarrowing
stomiasurgical creating of an opening
tomiasurgical incision
trophiagrowth
uriaurination
memorize

PREFIXES

Question Answer
a- /anwithout
amph(i)around
an(a)again
ant(i)against
ap(o)away
cat(a)down(wards)
di(a)through
dysabnormal, painful
ectoout(side)
en / emin(side)
endoin(side)
ep(i)on
eugood
ex / ecout of
exoouter
hyp(o)low, below
hyperhigh, above
met(a)beyond, over
par(a)next to; abnormal
periaround
probefore
syn /symtogether
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LATIN PREFIXES

Question Answer
a/abaway
adclose to, next to
antebefore, in front of
circumaround
con /comtogether
contraagainst
deout of, lack of
disaway from each other
e /exout of, outside
extraout(side)
in /imnon, lack of; into
infrabelow
interbetween
intrainside
introinto
iuxtanext to
obagainst, opposite to
perthrough
praebefore
praeternext to
proinstead of
reback, again
retrobehind
subbelow
superabove
transthrough, over
ultrabeyond
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