MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY

COMBING FORM OF MEDICAL TERM; PREFIXES;SUFFIXES AND SURGICAL  SUFFIXES AND NUMBER PREFIXES ..
  
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ADEN- CHAPTER 1
ADEN/O-----GLAND
CARCIN-CHAPTER 1
CARCIN/O---CANCER
CARDI-CHAPTER 1
CARDI/O--HEART
CHEM-CHAPTER 1
CHEM/O---CHEMICAL
CIS- CHAPTER 1
CIS/O---TO CUT
DERMAT-CHAPTER 1
DERMAT/O---SKIN
ENTER-CHAPTER 1
ENTER/O---SMALL INTESTINE
GASTR-CHAPTER 1
GASTR/O---STOMACH
GYNEC-CHAPETER 1
GYNEC/O--- FEMALE
HEMAT-CHAPTER 1
HEMAT/O---BLOOD
HYDRO-CHAPTER 1
HYDR/O---WATER
IMMUN- CHAPTER 1
IMMUN/O---IMMUNE
LARYNG-CHAPTER 1
LARYNG/O---VOICE BOX
MORPH---CHAPTER 1
MORPH/O---SHAPE
NEPHR-CHAPTER 1
NEPHR/O ---KIDNEY
NEUR-CHAPTER 1
NEUR/O---NERVE
OPHTHALM-CHAPTER 1
OPHTHALM/O---EYE
OT-CHAPETER 1
OT/O---EAR
PATH-CHAPTER 1
PATH/O---DISEASE
PULMON- CHAPTER 1
PULMON/O---LUNG
RHIN--CHAPTER 1
RHIN/O---NOSE
UR-CHAPTER 1
UR/O---URINE, URINARY TRACT
A- CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
A---WITHOUT AWAY FROM
AN-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
AN--WITHOUT
ANTE CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
ANTE-BEFORE,IN FRONT OF
ANTI-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
ANTI-AGAINST
AUTO-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
AUTO-SELF
BRADY-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
BRADY- SLOW
DYS-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
DYS-PAINFUL, DIFFICULT
ENDO-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
ENDO-WITHIN, INNER
EPI-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
EPI-UPON, OVER
EU- CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
EU-NORMAL, GOOD
HETERO-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
HETERO-DIFFERENT
HOMO-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
HOMO-SAME
HYPER-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
HYPER- OVER, ABOVE
HYPO-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
HYPO-UNDER BELOW
INFRA-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
INFRA-UNDER,BENEATH, BELOW
INTER-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
INTER- AMONG, BETWEEN
INTRA-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
INTRA WITHIN, INSIDE
MACRO-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
MACRO-LARGE
MICRO-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
MICRO-SMALL
NEO-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
NEO-NEW
PAN-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
PAN-ALL
PARA-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
PARA-BESIDE, BEYOND, NEAR
PER-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
PER-THROUGH
PERI-CHAPTER1-PREFIX
PERI-AROUND
POST-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
POST-AFTER
PRE-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
PRE- BEFORE,IN FRONT OF
PSEUDO-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
PSEUDO-FALSE
RETRO-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
RETRO-BACKWARD,BEHIND
SUB-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
SUB-BELOW UNDER
SUPER-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
SUPER-ABOVE, EXCESS
SUPRA-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
SUPRA-ABOVE
TACHY-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
TACHY-RAPID, FAST
TRANS- CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
TRANS-THROUGH, ACROSS
ULTRA-CHAPTER1- PREFIX
ULTRA-BEYOND, EXCESS
BI- CHAPTER 1 # PREFIX
BI-TWO
HEMI-CHAPTER 1 #PREFIX
HEMI-HALF
MONO-CHAPTER 1 #PREFIX
MONO -ONE
MULTI-CHAPTER 1 #PREFIX
MULTI-MANY
NULLI-CHAPTER 1#PREFIX
NULLI-NONE
POLY-CHAPTER 1 #PREFIX
POLY-MANY
QUAD-CHAPTER 1 #PREFIX
QUAD-FOUR
SEMI-CHAPTER 1 #PREFIX
SEMI-PARTIAL, HALF
TRI- CHAPTER1 #PREFIX
TRI-THREE
UNI- CHAPTER 1 #PREFIX
UNI-ONE
-ALGIA-CHAPTER 1 SUFFIX
-ALGIA    PAIN
-CELE  CHAPTER 1 SUFFIX
-CELE   HERNIA, PROTUSION
-CISE CHAPTER 1 SUFFIX
-CISE    CUT
-CYTE CHAPTER 1 SUFFIX
-CYTE   CELL
-DYNIA CHAPTER 1 SUFFIX
-DYNIA   PAIN
-ECTASIS CHAPTER1 SUFFIX
-ECTASIS    DILATION
--GEN CHAPTER 1 SUFFIX
-GEN    THAT WHICH PRODUCES
-GENESIS-CHAPTER 1 SUFFIX
-GENESIS-   PRODUCES ,GENERATES
--GENIC CHAPTER 1 SUFFIX
-GENIC   PRODUCING, PRODUCED BY
-ia  ch. 1 suffix
-ia   state condition
-iasis  ch.1  suffix
-iasis  abnormal condition
-ism-  ch. 1  suffix
-ism   state of
--itis  ch. 1 suffix
-itis  inflamation
-logist  ch. 1  suffix
-logist  one who studies
--logy  ch. 1  suffix
-logy   study of
--lysis  ch.1  suffix
-lysis   destruction
--malacia  ch. 1   suffix
-malacia   abnormal softening
--megaly   ch.1   suffix
-megaly   enlargement,  large
-oma  ch.1    suffix
-oma     tumor,  mass
-osis  ch. 1  suffix
-osis     abnormal condition
--pathy  ch.1   suffix
-pathy  disease
-plasia  ch.1   suffix
-plasis   development,  growth
--plasm  ch.1  sufffix
-plasm    formation,  development
-ptosis  ch.1 suffix
-ptosis   drooping
-rrhage   ch.1   suffix
-rrhage   excessive, abnormal flow
--rrhea  ch.1  suffix
-rrhea   discharge, flow
--rrhexis  ch. 1  suffix
-rrhexis   rupture
--trophy  ch.1  suffix
-trophy   nourishment,  development
-therapy  ch.1  suffix
-therapy  treatment
-stenosis  ch.1  suffix
-stenosis  narrowing
-sclerosis  ch.1  suffix
-sclerosis     hardening
-centesis  ch.1  surgical suffix
-centesis    puncture to withdraw fluid
-ectomy  ch.1  sur.suffix
-ectomy    surgical removal
-ostomy   ch.1  sur. suffix
-ostomy    surgically creat an opening
--pexy  ch.1 sur.   suffix
-pexy     surgical fixation
-plast  ch.1  sur. suffix
-plast    surgical repair
-rraphy  ch.1  sur. suffix
-rrhaphy    suture
--gram    ch.1  pro. suffix
-gram    record of picture
-graph    ch.1  pro. suffix
-graph   instrument for recording 
-graphy  ch.1  pro. suffix
-graphy   process of recording
-meter  ch.1  pro.  suffix
-meter   instrument to measure
-metry  ch.1  pro.  suffix
-metry   process of measuring
-scope   ch.1  pro.  suffix
-scope    instrument for viewing
-scopy   ch. 1  pro. suffix
-scopy   process of visually viewing
Ch. 1 Pertaing to Adj.  suffixes
-ac  -tic   -ous   -ose   -ory   -ior  ...
abdomin/o     chapter2
stomach
adip/o   ch.2
fat
anter/o             ch.2
front
brachi/o   ch.2
arm
caudo/o    ch.2
tail
cephal/o      ch.2
head
cervic/o   ch.2
neck
chondr/o    ch.2
cartlidge
crani/o  ch2
skull
crur/o    ch.2
leg
cyt/o   ch.2
cell
dist/o  ch.2
away from
dors/o   ch.2
back of body
epitheli/o    ch.2
epithelium
glute/o     ch.2
buttock
hist/o    ch.2
tissue
infer/o    ch.2
below
later/o      ch2
side
medi/o     ch.2
middle
 muscul/o       ch.2
muscle
neur/o    ch.2
nerve
organ/0    ch.2
organ
oste/o     ch.2
bone
pelv/o      ch.2
pelvis
peritone/0      ch.2
peritoneum
pleur/o   ch.2
pleura
poster/o    ch.2
back
proxim/o    ch.2
near to
pub/o    ch.2
 genital region
somat/o    ch.2
body
spin/o     ch.2
spine
super/o       ch.2
above
system/o    ch.2
system
thorac/o      ch.2
chest
ventr/o     ch.2
belly
vertebr/o   ch.2
vertebra
viscer/0      ch,2
internal organ
albin/0   ch.3
white
ch. 3   bi/o
life
ch.3    cry/o
cold
cutane/o      ch.3
skin
ch.3     cyan/o
blue
derm/o   ch. 3
skin
ch.3  dermat/o
skin
diaphor/o   ch.3
profuse sweating
electr/o     ch.3
electricity
erythr/o   ch.3
red
ch.3      hidr/o
sweat
ichthy/o   ch.3
dry,scaly
kerat/o   ch.3
hard,horny
leuk/o   ch.3
white
lip/o   ch.3
fat
melan/o   ch.3
black
melan/o   ch.3
black
myc/o  ch.3
fungus
necr/o     ch.3
death
onych/o  ch.3/
nail
pil/o   ch.3
hair
phot/o   ch.3
light
py/o  ch.3
pus
rhytid/o   ch.3
wrinkle
scler/o  ch.3
hard
seb/o   ch.3
oil
trich/o   ch.3
hair
ungu/o   ch.3
nail
vesic/o  ch.3
bladder
xer/0   ch.3
dry
ankyl/o  ch.4
stiff joint
arthr/o   ch.4
joint
articul/o  ch.4
joint
burs/o   ch.4
sac
carp/o  ch.4
wrist
cervc/o    ch.4i
neck
chondr/o   ch.4
cartilage
clavicul/o   ch.4
clavicle
coccyg/o  ch.4
coccyx
cortic/o  ch.4
outer portion
cost/0        ch.4
rib
crani/o          ch.4
skull
femor/o         ch.4
femur
  fibul/o          ch.4  
fibula
humer/o                ...
humerus
ili/o                       ...
ilium
ischi/o                  ...
ischium
kyph/o                   ...
hump
lamin/o                  ...
lamina, part of the vertebra
lord/o                      ...
bent backwards
lumb/o              ...
loin
mandibul/o                          ...
mandible
maxill/o                        ...
maxilla
medull/o         ch.4
inner portion
metacarp/o                   ...
metacarpals
metatars/o                        ...
metatarsals
myel/o              ...
bone marrow, spinal cord
orth/o                          ...
straight
oste/o                ...
bone
patell/o                  ...
patella
ped/o              ch.4
child, foot
pelv/o                 ...
pelvis
phalang/o                 ...
phalanges
pod/o       ch.4
foot
pub/o      ch.4
pubis

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