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Language of Medicine Chapter 21 - Word Parts

Chabner's Language of Medicine, 9th edition. Combining forms, Prefixes and Suffixes for Chapter 21- pharmacology.
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aer/o
air
alges/o
sensitivity to pain
bronch/o
bronchial tube
chem/o
drug
cras/o
mixture
cutane/o
skin (1)
derm/o
skin (2)
erg/o
work
esthes/o
feeling, sensation
hist/o
tissue
hypn/o
sleep
iatr/o
treatment
lingu/o
tongue
myc/o
mold, fungus
narc/o
stupor
or/o
mouth
pharmac/o
drug
prurit/o
itching
pyret/o
fever
thec/o
sheath (of brain and spinal cord)
tox/o
poison (1)
toxic/o
poison (2)
vas/o
vessel
ven/o
vein
vit/o
life
ana-
upward, excessive, again
anti-
against
contra-
against, opposite
par-
other than; apart from
syn-
together, with