Medical Terminology

Medical Terminology: Intro

PT116 Unit 1 Assignment

 

Combining Forms Meaning
aden/o  
carcin/o  
cardi/o  
chem/o  
cis/o  
dennat/o  
enter/o  
gastr/o  
gynec/o  
hemat/o  
hydr/o  
immun/o  
laryng/o  
nephr/o  
neur/o  
ophthalm/o  
otlo  
path/o  
pulmon/o  
rhin/o  
Prefixes Meaning
a-  
an-  
ante-  
ant-i  
auto-  
brady-  
contra-  
de-  
dys-  
endo-  
epi-  
eso-  
eu-  
ex-  
exo-  
extra-  
hetero-  
homo-  
hydro-  
hyper-  
hypo-  
in-  
inter-  
intra-  
macro-  
micro-  
myo-  
neo-  
pan-  
para-  
per-  
peri-  
post-  
pre-  
pro-  
pseudo-  
retro-  
sub-  
supra-  
tachy-  
trans-  
ultra-  
un-  
bi-  
hemi-  
mono-  
multi-  
nulli-  
poly-  
primi-  
quadri-  
semi-  
tetra-  
tri-  
Suffixes Meaning
-algia  
-cele  
-cyte  
-dynia  
-ectasis  
-gen  
-genesis  
-genic

 
-ia  
-iasis  
-iatry  
-ism  
-itis  
-logist  
-logy  
-lysis  
-lytic  
-malacia  
-megaly  
-oid  
-oma  
-osis  
-pathy  
-phobia  
-plasia  
-plasm  
-ptosis  
-rrhage  
-rrhagia  
-rrhea  
-rrhexis  
-sclerosis  
-stenosis  
-ule  
-centesis  
-ectomy  
-ostomy  
-otomy  
-pexy  
-plasty  
-rrhaphy  
-gram  
-graph  
-graphy  
-meter  
-metry  
-scope  
-scopy