MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY

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COMBING FORM OF MEDICAL TERM; PREFIXES;SUFFIXES AND SURGICAL  SUFFIXES AND NUMBER PREFIXES ..


 
  
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ADEN- CHAPTER 1
 
ADEN/O-----GLAND
2
CARCIN-CHAPTER 1
 
CARCIN/O---CANCER
3
CARDI-CHAPTER 1
 
CARDI/O--HEART
4
CHEM-CHAPTER 1
 
CHEM/O---CHEMICAL
5
CIS- CHAPTER 1
 
CIS/O---TO CUT
6
DERMAT-CHAPTER 1
 
DERMAT/O---SKIN
7
ENTER-CHAPTER 1
 
ENTER/O---SMALL INTESTINE
8
GASTR-CHAPTER 1
 
GASTR/O---STOMACH
9
GYNEC-CHAPETER 1
 
GYNEC/O--- FEMALE
10
HEMAT-CHAPTER 1
 
HEMAT/O---BLOOD
11
HYDRO-CHAPTER 1
 
HYDR/O---WATER
12
IMMUN- CHAPTER 1
 
IMMUN/O---IMMUNE
13
LARYNG-CHAPTER 1
 
LARYNG/O---VOICE BOX
14
MORPH---CHAPTER 1
 
MORPH/O---SHAPE
15
NEPHR-CHAPTER 1
 
NEPHR/O ---KIDNEY
16
NEUR-CHAPTER 1
 
NEUR/O---NERVE
17
OPHTHALM-CHAPTER 1
 
OPHTHALM/O---EYE
18
OT-CHAPETER 1
 
OT/O---EAR
19
PATH-CHAPTER 1
 
PATH/O---DISEASE
20
PULMON- CHAPTER 1
 
PULMON/O---LUNG
21
RHIN--CHAPTER 1
 
RHIN/O---NOSE
22
UR-CHAPTER 1
 
UR/O---URINE, URINARY TRACT
23
A- CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
 
A---WITHOUT AWAY FROM
24
AN-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
 
AN--WITHOUT
25
ANTE CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
 
ANTE-BEFORE,IN FRONT OF
26
ANTI-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
 
ANTI-AGAINST
27
AUTO-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
 
AUTO-SELF
28
BRADY-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
 
BRADY- SLOW
29
DYS-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
 
DYS-PAINFUL, DIFFICULT
30
ENDO-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
 
ENDO-WITHIN, INNER
31
EPI-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
 
EPI-UPON, OVER
32
EU- CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
 
EU-NORMAL, GOOD
33
HETERO-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
 
HETERO-DIFFERENT
34
HOMO-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
 
HOMO-SAME
35
HYPER-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
 
HYPER- OVER, ABOVE
36
HYPO-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
 
HYPO-UNDER BELOW
37
INFRA-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
 
INFRA-UNDER,BENEATH, BELOW
38
INTER-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
 
INTER- AMONG, BETWEEN
39
INTRA-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
 
INTRA WITHIN, INSIDE
40
MACRO-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
 
MACRO-LARGE
41
MICRO-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
 
MICRO-SMALL
42
NEO-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
 
NEO-NEW
43
PAN-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
 
PAN-ALL
44
PARA-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
 
PARA-BESIDE, BEYOND, NEAR
45
PER-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
 
PER-THROUGH
46
PERI-CHAPTER1-PREFIX
 
PERI-AROUND
47
POST-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
 
POST-AFTER
48
PRE-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
 
PRE- BEFORE,IN FRONT OF
49
PSEUDO-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
 
PSEUDO-FALSE
50
RETRO-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
 
RETRO-BACKWARD,BEHIND
51
SUB-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
 
SUB-BELOW UNDER
52
SUPER-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
 
SUPER-ABOVE, EXCESS
53
SUPRA-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
 
SUPRA-ABOVE
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TACHY-CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
 
TACHY-RAPID, FAST
55
TRANS- CHAPTER 1 PREFIX
 
TRANS-THROUGH, ACROSS
56
ULTRA-CHAPTER1- PREFIX
 
ULTRA-BEYOND, EXCESS
57
BI- CHAPTER 1 # PREFIX
 
BI-TWO
58
HEMI-CHAPTER 1 #PREFIX
 
HEMI-HALF
59
MONO-CHAPTER 1 #PREFIX
 
MONO -ONE
60
MULTI-CHAPTER 1 #PREFIX
 
MULTI-MANY
61
NULLI-CHAPTER 1#PREFIX
 
NULLI-NONE
62
POLY-CHAPTER 1 #PREFIX
 
POLY-MANY
63
QUAD-CHAPTER 1 #PREFIX
 
QUAD-FOUR
64
SEMI-CHAPTER 1 #PREFIX
 
SEMI-PARTIAL, HALF
65
TRI- CHAPTER1 #PREFIX
 
TRI-THREE
66
UNI- CHAPTER 1 #PREFIX
 
UNI-ONE
67
-ALGIA-CHAPTER 1 SUFFIX
 
-ALGIA    PAIN
68
-CELE  CHAPTER 1 SUFFIX
 
-CELE   HERNIA, PROTUSION
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-CISE CHAPTER 1 SUFFIX
 
-CISE    CUT
70
-CYTE CHAPTER 1 SUFFIX
 
-CYTE   CELL
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-DYNIA CHAPTER 1 SUFFIX
 
-DYNIA   PAIN
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-ECTASIS CHAPTER1 SUFFIX
 
-ECTASIS    DILATION
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--GEN CHAPTER 1 SUFFIX
 
-GEN    THAT WHICH PRODUCES
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-GENESIS-CHAPTER 1 SUFFIX
 
-GENESIS-   PRODUCES ,GENERATES
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--GENIC CHAPTER 1 SUFFIX
 
-GENIC   PRODUCING, PRODUCED BY
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-ia  ch. 1 suffix
 
-ia   state condition
77
-iasis  ch.1  suffix
 
-iasis  abnormal condition
78
-ism-  ch. 1  suffix
 
-ism   state of
79
--itis  ch. 1 suffix
 
-itis  inflamation
80
-logist  ch. 1  suffix
 
-logist  one who studies
81
--logy  ch. 1  suffix
 
-logy   study of
82
--lysis  ch.1  suffix
 
-lysis   destruction
83
--malacia  ch. 1   suffix
 
-malacia   abnormal softening
84
--megaly   ch.1   suffix
 
-megaly   enlargement,  large
85
-oma  ch.1    suffix
 
-oma     tumor,  mass
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-osis  ch. 1  suffix
 
-osis     abnormal condition
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--pathy  ch.1   suffix
 
-pathy  disease
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-plasia  ch.1   suffix
 
-plasis   development,  growth
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--plasm  ch.1  sufffix
 
-plasm    formation,  development
90
-ptosis  ch.1 suffix
 
-ptosis   drooping
91
-rrhage   ch.1   suffix
 
-rrhage   excessive, abnormal flow
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--rrhea  ch.1  suffix
 
-rrhea   discharge, flow
93
--rrhexis  ch. 1  suffix
 
-rrhexis   rupture
94
--trophy  ch.1  suffix
 
-trophy   nourishment,  development
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-therapy  ch.1  suffix
 
-therapy  treatment
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-stenosis  ch.1  suffix
 
-stenosis  narrowing
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-sclerosis  ch.1  suffix
 
-sclerosis     hardening
98
-centesis  ch.1  surgical suffix
 
-centesis    puncture to withdraw fluid
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-ectomy  ch.1  sur.suffix
 
-ectomy    surgical removal
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-ostomy   ch.1  sur. suffix
 
-ostomy    surgically creat an opening
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--pexy  ch.1 sur.   suffix
 
-pexy     surgical fixation
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-plast  ch.1  sur. suffix
 
-plast    surgical repair
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-rraphy  ch.1  sur. suffix
 
-rrhaphy    suture
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--gram    ch.1  pro. suffix
 
-gram    record of picture
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-graph    ch.1  pro. suffix
 
-graph   instrument for recording 
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-graphy  ch.1  pro. suffix
 
-graphy   process of recording
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-meter  ch.1  pro.  suffix
 
-meter   instrument to measure
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-metry  ch.1  pro.  suffix
 
-metry   process of measuring
109
-scope   ch.1  pro.  suffix
 
-scope    instrument for viewing
110
-scopy   ch. 1  pro. suffix
 
-scopy   process of visually viewing
111
Ch. 1 Pertaing to Adj.  suffixes
 
-ac  -tic   -ous   -ose   -ory   -ior  ...
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abdomin/o     chapter2
 
stomach
113
adip/o   ch.2
 
fat
114
anter/o             ch.2
 
front
115
brachi/o   ch.2
 
arm
116
caudo/o    ch.2
 
tail
117
cephal/o      ch.2
 
head
118
cervic/o   ch.2
 
neck
119
chondr/o    ch.2
 
cartlidge
120
crani/o  ch2
 
skull
121
crur/o    ch.2
 
leg
122
cyt/o   ch.2
 
cell
123
dist/o  ch.2
 
away from
124
dors/o   ch.2
 
back of body
125
epitheli/o    ch.2
 
epithelium
126
glute/o     ch.2
 
buttock
127
hist/o    ch.2
 
tissue
128
infer/o    ch.2
 
below
129
later/o      ch2
 
side
130
medi/o     ch.2
 
middle
131
 muscul/o       ch.2
 
muscle
132
neur/o    ch.2
 
nerve
133
organ/0    ch.2
 
organ
134
oste/o     ch.2
 
bone
135
pelv/o      ch.2
 
pelvis
136
peritone/0      ch.2
 
peritoneum
137
pleur/o   ch.2
 
pleura
138
poster/o    ch.2
 
back
139
proxim/o    ch.2
 
near to
140
pub/o    ch.2
 
 genital region
141
somat/o    ch.2
 
body
142
spin/o     ch.2
 
spine
143
super/o       ch.2
 
above
144
system/o    ch.2
 
system
145
thorac/o      ch.2
 
chest
146
ventr/o     ch.2
 
belly
147
vertebr/o   ch.2
 
vertebra
148
viscer/0      ch,2
 
internal organ
149
albin/0   ch.3
 
white
150
ch. 3   bi/o
 
life
151
ch.3    cry/o
 
cold
152
cutane/o      ch.3
 
skin
153
ch.3     cyan/o
 
blue
154
derm/o   ch. 3
 
skin
155
ch.3  dermat/o
 
skin
156
diaphor/o   ch.3
 
profuse sweating
157
electr/o     ch.3
 
electricity
158
erythr/o   ch.3
 
red
159
ch.3      hidr/o
 
sweat
160
ichthy/o   ch.3
 
dry,scaly
161
kerat/o   ch.3
 
hard,horny
162
leuk/o   ch.3
 
white
163
lip/o   ch.3
 
fat
164
melan/o   ch.3
 
black
165
melan/o   ch.3
 
black
166
myc/o  ch.3
 
fungus
167
necr/o     ch.3
 
death
168
onych/o  ch.3/
 
nail
169
pil/o   ch.3
 
hair
170
phot/o   ch.3
 
light
171
py/o  ch.3
 
pus
172
rhytid/o   ch.3
 
wrinkle
173
scler/o  ch.3
 
hard
174
seb/o   ch.3
 
oil
175
trich/o   ch.3
 
hair
176
ungu/o   ch.3
 
nail
177
vesic/o  ch.3
 
bladder
178
xer/0   ch.3
 
dry
179
ankyl/o  ch.4
 
stiff joint
180
arthr/o   ch.4
 
joint
181
articul/o  ch.4
 
joint
182
burs/o   ch.4
 
sac
183
carp/o  ch.4
 
wrist
184
cervc/o    ch.4i
 
neck
185
chondr/o   ch.4
 
cartilage
186
clavicul/o   ch.4
 
clavicle
187
coccyg/o  ch.4
 
coccyx
188
cortic/o  ch.4
 
outer portion
189
cost/0        ch.4
 
rib
190
crani/o          ch.4
 
skull
191
femor/o         ch.4
 
femur
192

 

fibul/o          ch.4

 

 
fibula
193

humer/o                ...

 
humerus
194
ili/o                       ...
 
ilium
195
ischi/o                  ...
 
ischium
196
kyph/o                   ...
 
hump
197
lamin/o                  ...
 
lamina, part of the vertebra
198
lord/o                      ...
 
bent backwards
199
lumb/o              ...
 
loin
200
mandibul/o                          ...
 
mandible
201
maxill/o                        ...
 
maxilla
202
medull/o         ch.4
 
inner portion
203
metacarp/o                   ...
 
metacarpals
204
metatars/o                        ...
 
metatarsals
205
myel/o              ...
 
bone marrow, spinal cord
206
orth/o                          ...
 
straight
207
oste/o                ...
 
bone
208
patell/o                  ...
 
patella
209
ped/o              ch.4
 
child, foot
210

pelv/o                 ...

 
pelvis
211
phalang/o                 ...
 
phalanges
212
pod/o       ch.4
 
foot
213
pub/o      ch.4
 
pubis

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