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The Language of Medicine Prefixes Master

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a-; an-
no; not; without
a-; an-
no; not; without
ab-
away from
ad-
toward
ana-
up; apart
ante-
before; forward
anti-
against
aut-; auto-
self; own
bi-
two
brady-
slow
cata-
down
con-
with; together
contra-
against; opposite
de-
down; lack of
dia-
complete; through
dorsi-
back
dys-
bad; painful; difficult; abnormal
ec-; ecto-
out; outside
end-; endo-
in; within
epi-
above; upon; on
eu-
good; normal
ex-; exo-
out; away from
hemi-
half
hyper-
above; excessive
hypo-
deficient; below; under
in-
in; into; not
infra-
beneath; under
inter-
between
intra-
in; within; into
Intra-
within;into
macro-
large
mal-
bad
meta-
beyond; change
micro-
small
neo-
new
pan-
all
para-
abnormal; beside; near
per-
through
peri-
surrounding
poly-
many; much
post-
after; behind
pre-
before; in front of
pro-
before
pseudo-
false
re-
back; again; backward
retro-
behind; back; backward
sub-
under; below
sub-
under;below
supra-
above; upper
syn-; sym-
together; with
tachy-
fast
trans-
across; through
ultra-
beyond; excess
uni-
one