Suffix,Prefix,Root Words

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Pharmacy Tech Certification Exam

card

root word: heart

cyst

root word: bladder

gastr

root word: stomach

hemat

root word: blood

hepat

root word: liver

my

root word: muscle

pector

root word: chest

neur

root word: nerve

pneum

root word: lung

ocul

root word: eye

derma

root word: skin

phleb,ven

root word: vein

mast

root word: breast

oste

root word: bone

nephr

root word: kidney

ot

root word: ear

angi

root word vessel

aort

root word: aorta

oxy

root word: oxygen

stenosis

root word: narrowing

thromb

root word: clot

vas(cu)

root word: blood vessel

adrena

root word: adrenal

glyc

root word: sugar

lipid

root word: fat

pancreat

root word: pancreas

somat

root word: body

thym

root word: thymus

tension

root word: pressure

arter

root word: artery

stetho

root word: chest

crine

root word: secrete

hyper

prefix: high

tachy

prefix: fast

endo

prefix: within

hypo

prefix: low

osis

suffix: abnormal condition

itis

suffix: inflammation

sclerosis

suffix: hardening

pathy

suffix: disease

ial,ia

suffix: condition of

ac,al,ar,ary,eal,ic,ous,tic

suffix: pertaining to

scope

suffix: exam instrument

emia

suffix: blood

ism

suffix: condition

chol

root word: bile

col

root word: colon

enter

root word: intestine

esophag

root word: esophagus

lapar

root word: abdomen

orexia

root word: appetite

appendic

root word: appendix

a,an

prefix: without

dia,trans

prefix: through

phagia

suffix: swallow

rrhea

suffix:discharge

emesis

suffix: vomit

oma

suffix: tumor

adip

root word: fat

cutane, derma

root word: skin

hist

root word: tissue

kerat

root word: hard

necr

root word: death

onych

root word: nail

lact

root word: milk

erythro

prefix: red

pach

prefix: thick

sub

prefix: under

epi

prefix: upon

tation

suffix: act of secreting

ectomy

suffix: removal

mycosis

suffix: fungal infection

logist

suffix: one who studies

osis

suffix: increase

aden

root word: gland

cyt

root word: cell

thromb

root word: clot

thym

root word: thymus

leuk

root word: white

oid

suffix: resembling

penia

suffix: decrease

emia

suffix: blood condition

chondr

root word: cartilage

fibr

root word: fiber

tendin

root word: tendon

rhabdo

prefix: rod-shaped

malacia

suffix: softening

algia

suffix: pain

plasty

suffix: repair

cerebr

root word: cerebrum

dementio

root word: to be mad

encephal

root word: brain

esthesi

root word: sensation

myel

root word: spinal cord

dys

prefix: difficult

hyper

prefix: upper

phasia

suffix: speech

arthr

root word: joint

carp

root word: wrist

crani

root word: skull

dactyl

root word: finger or toe

femor

root word: thigh bone

fibul

root word: small, outer lower leg bone

humer

root word: upper arm bone

patell

root word: knee cap

ped,pod

root word: foot

pelv

root word: pelvis

phalang

root word: bones of fingers and toes

rachi

root word: vertebrae

spondyl

root word: vertebrae

stern

root word: sternum

tibi

root word: large lower leg bone

peri

root word: around

gynec

root word: woman

hyster

root word: uterus

lact

root word: milk

mamm,mast

root word: breast

metr

root word: uterus

ovari

root word: ovary

salping

root word: fallopian tube

toc

root word: birth

uter

root word: uterine

andr

root word: male

balan

root word: glans penis

orchid,test

root word: testicle

prostat

root word: prostate gland

vas

root word: vessel

vesicul

root word: seminal vescles

crypt

prefix: hidden

aer

root word: air

aero

root word: gas

bronch

root word: bronchus

capn

root word: carbon dioxide

laryng

root word: larynx

nas

root word: nose

ox

root word: oxygen

pneum,pulmon

root word: lung

pnea

root word: to breath

cyan

prefix: blue

dys

prefix: difficult

albumin

root word: protein

cyst

root word: bladder

nephr

root word: kidney

uria

root word: urine

vesic

root word: bladder

lith

root word: stones

acous

root word: hearing

acusis

root word: hearing condition

cerumin

root word: waxy

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