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46 terms
Prefixes and Suffixes | Medical Terminology
a-, an
ab-
ad-
anti-
negative, without
away from
toward
against
a-, an
negative, without
ab-
away from
160 terms
Medical Terminology Prefixes and Suffixes
Pre
Plegia
rrhea
end, endo
before, in front of, forward
paralysis
flow or discharge
within, in, inside
Pre
before, in front of, forward
Plegia
paralysis
79 terms
Medical Terminology Prefixes and Suffixes
a/ab/abs
a/an
ad
aer
away from
absent, deficient, without
to, toward
air
a/ab/abs
away from
a/an
absent, deficient, without
40 terms
Medical Terminology Prefixes and Suffixes
gastr
cardi
megal
itis
stomach
heart
enlarged
inflammation
gastr
stomach
cardi
heart
40 terms
Medical Terminology Prefixes and Suffixes
gastr
cardi
megal
itis
stomach
heart
enlarged
inflammation
gastr
stomach
cardi
heart
Medical Terminology Prefixes and Suffixes
Inflammation
Abnormal condition
To cut out
To cut into
itis
osis
ectomy
otomy
Inflammation
itis
Abnormal condition
osis
40 terms
Medical Terminology Prefixes and Suffixes
gastr
cardi
megal
itis
stomach
heart
enlarged
inflammation
gastr
stomach
cardi
heart
127 terms
Medical Terminology Prefixes and Suffixes
epi-
hypo-
infra-
sub-
above, upon
under, below, deficient
under, below
under, below
epi-
above, upon
hypo-
under, below, deficient
35 terms
Medical Terminology Prefixes and SUffixes
a-, an-
ab-
ad-
auto
without
away from
toward
self
a-, an-
without
ab-
away from
Medical Terminology; Prefixes and Suffixes
a-
ab-,abs-
ad-
ambi-
without
away from(opposite of ad)
toward, to (opposite of ab)
both, around
a-
without
ab-,abs-
away from(opposite of ad)
58 terms
Medical Terminology prefixes and suffixes
-centesis
-clasis
-desis
-ectomy
surgical puncture
to break; surgical fracture
binding, fixation (of a bone or joint)
excision, removal
-centesis
surgical puncture
-clasis
to break; surgical fracture
57 terms
Medical Terminology Prefixes and Suffixes
-ac
-al... [-ical]
-ar... [-ary]
-ic... [-ical]
pertaining to
pertaining to
pertaining to
pertaining to
-ac
pertaining to
-al... [-ical]
pertaining to
44 terms
Medical Terminology (Prefixes and Suffixes)
Inter-
Super- Supra
Sub-
Intra-
between
above, excessive or beyond
under, less or below
within, inside
Inter-
between
Super- Supra
above, excessive or beyond
Medical Terminology Prefixes and Suffixes
a-
ab-
acro-
ad-
without, not
from, away from
heights, extremities
toward, increase
a-
without, not
ab-
from, away from
Medical Terminology- prefixes & suffixes
A, An (without) prefix
Ab (away from) prefix
Ad (toward) prefix
Algia (pain) both(mostly suffix)
Anenceplhalic means "without a brain"
Abduction means "away from, rotate"
Adduction means "toward,rotate"
Neuralgia means "nerve pain"
A, An (without) prefix
Anenceplhalic means "without a brain"
Ab (away from) prefix
Abduction means "away from, rotate"
98 terms
Medical Terminology - Prefix & Suffix
emesis
cele
paresis
lysis
vomiting (suffix)
hernia, swelling (suffix)
a slight or partial paralysis (suffix)
breakdown, destruction, separation (suffix)
emesis
vomiting (suffix)
cele
hernia, swelling (suffix)
40 terms
Medical Terminology Prefixes and Suffixes
gastr
cardi
megal
itis
stomach
heart
enlarged
inflammation
gastr
stomach
cardi
heart
81 terms
Medical Terminology Prefixes and Suffixes
gastr
cardi
megal
itis
stomach
heart
enlarged
inflammation
gastr
stomach
cardi
heart
14 terms
Medical Terminology: Prefixes and Suffixes
-algia
dys-
-ectomy
hyper-
pain or painful condition
bad, difficult, or painful
surgical removal, cutting off, excision
excessive, increased
-algia
pain or painful condition
dys-
bad, difficult, or painful
88 terms
Medical Terminology Prefixes and Suffixes
a-, an-
ab-
Ambit-, amphi-, ampho-
Ana-
Without, lack of, not
Away from
both
Up, toward, apart
a-, an-
Without, lack of, not
ab-
Away from
Medical Terminology - Prefixes and Suffixes
a-, an-
ab-
ad-, af-
ambi-, ampho-, amphi-
without, lacking, deficient, not
away from
toward, to, near
both, double
a-, an-
without, lacking, deficient, not
ab-
away from
Medical Terminology Prefixes and Suffixes
gastr
cardi
megal
itis
stomach
heart
enlarged
inflammation
gastr
stomach
cardi
heart
40 terms
Medical Terminology - Prefixes and Suffixes
gastr/o
cardi/o
megal/0
-itis
stomach
heart
enlarged
inflammation
gastr/o
stomach
cardi/o
heart
Medical terminology Prefix and suffix
a-an-
-algia
-asis
-asthenia
without,lack of
pain
condition of
weakness,lack of streghten
a-an-
without,lack of
-algia
pain
40 terms
Medical Terminology Prefixes and Suffixes
gastr
cardi
megal
itis
stomach
heart
enlarged
inflammation
gastr
stomach
cardi
heart
Medical Terminology Prefixes and Suffixes
gastr
cardi
megal
itis
stomach
heart
enlarged
inflammation
gastr
stomach
cardi
heart
Medical Terminology Prefixes and Suffixes
gastr
cardi
megal
itis
stomach
heart
enlarged
inflammation
gastr
stomach
cardi
heart
Medical Terminology; Prefixes and Suffixes
a-
ab- , abs-
ad-
ambi-
without
away from (opposite of ad)
toward (opposite of ab)
both, around
a-
without
ab- , abs-
away from (opposite of ad)
Medical Terminology; Prefixes and Suffixes
a-
ab-, abs-
ad-
ambi-
without
away from
toward
both, around
a-
without
ab-, abs-
away from
148 terms
Medical Terminology- Suffixes and Prefixes
suffix
compound word
Multiple word roots within a compound…
surgical suffixes
denotes singular and plural forms and a part of speech
words that contain more than one word root
combing form
describe a type of invasive procedure performed on a body part
suffix
denotes singular and plural forms and a part of speech
compound word
words that contain more than one word root
1,473 terms
Medical Terminology (prefixes, roots, suffixes)
a-
-a
ab-
abdomin/o
no, not, without, away from, negative
noun ending
away from, negative, absent
abdomen
a-
no, not, without, away from, negative
-a
noun ending
Medical Terminology Prefixes- & -Suffixes
-able... -ac... -ad... -ade... -al... -alis... -amnios... -…
-blast... -body
-cele... -centesis... -cephalus... -cere... -clast…
-dactyly... -derma... -dersis... -didymis... -dose…
able to be... pertaining to... towards; in the direction of... action;…
immature cell... a structure or thing
hernia... procedure to puncture... head... waxy substance ... cell that b…
condition of fingers or toes... skin... procedure to fuse together…
-able... -ac... -ad... -ade... -al... -alis... -amnios... -…
able to be... pertaining to... towards; in the direction of... action;…
-blast... -body
immature cell... a structure or thing
44 terms
Medical Terminology (Prefixes and Suffixes)
Inter-
Super- , Supra-
Sub-
Intra-
between
above, excessive or beyond
under, less or below
within, inside
Inter-
between
Super- , Supra-
above, excessive or beyond
Medical Terminology Prefixes and Suffixes
gastr
cardi
megal
itis
stomach
heart
enlarged
inflammation
gastr
stomach
cardi
heart
40 terms
Medical Terminology Prefixes and Suffixes
gastr
cardi
megal
itis
stomach
heart
enlarged
inflammation
gastr
stomach
cardi
heart
40 terms
Medical Terminology Prefixes and Suffixes
gastr
cardi
megal
itis
stomach
heart
enlarged
inflammation
gastr
stomach
cardi
heart
40 terms
Medical Terminology Prefixes and Suffixes
gastr
cardi
megal
itis
stomach
heart
enlarged
inflammation
gastr
stomach
cardi
heart
5 terms
Medical terminology: prefixes and suffixes
Hypertrophy
Hypermobile
Hypersensitive
Hypertension
Excessive growth
Excessive movement
Extremely sensitive
Excessive tension on blood vessel
Hypertrophy
Excessive growth
Hypermobile
Excessive movement
40 terms
Medical Terminology Prefixes and Suffixes
gastr
cardi
megal
itis
stomach
heart
enlarged
inflammation
gastr
stomach
cardi
heart
Medical Terminology Prefixes and Suffixes
gastr
cardi
megal
itis
stomach
heart
enlarged
inflammation
gastr
stomach
cardi
heart
Medical Terminology Prefixes and Suffixes
gastr
cardi
megal
itis
stomach
heart
enlarged
inflammation
gastr
stomach
cardi
heart
40 terms
Medical Terminology Prefixes and Suffixes
gastr
cardi
megal
itis
stomach
heart
enlarged
inflammation
gastr
stomach
cardi
heart
40 terms
Medical Terminology Prefixes and Suffixes
gastr
cardi
megal
itis
stomach
heart
enlarged
inflammation
gastr
stomach
cardi
heart
40 terms
Medical Terminology Prefixes and Suffixes
gastr
cardi
megal
itis
stomach
heart
enlarged
inflammation
gastr
stomach
cardi
heart
18 terms
Medical Terminology Prefixes and Suffixes
cardio-
derm-
nephro-
-ectomy
heart
skin
kidney
surgical removal
cardio-
heart
derm-
skin
Prefixes and Suffixes | Medical Terminology
a-, an
ab-
ad-
anti-
negative, without
away from
toward
against
a-, an
negative, without
ab-
away from
75 terms
Medical Terminology: Suffixes & prefixes
Amniocentesis
Angiography
Angioplasty
Colostomy
- Method used to determine the karyotype of a fetus
- X-ray procedure used to examine blood vessels before surgery
Surgical procedure to open clogged coronary arteries
Procedure to drain waste from the body after bowel resection
Amniocentesis
- Method used to determine the karyotype of a fetus
Angiography
- X-ray procedure used to examine blood vessels before surgery
98 terms
Medical Terminology - Prefix & Suffix
emesis
cele
paresis
lysis
vomiting (suffix)
hernia, swelling (suffix)
a slight or partial paralysis (suffix)
breakdown, destruction, separation (suffix)
emesis
vomiting (suffix)
cele
hernia, swelling (suffix)
42 terms
Medical Terminology - Suffixes & Prefixes
SUFFIX
1. Surgical... 2. Diagnostic... 3. Pathologi…
COMPOUND WORD
SURGICAL SUFFIXES
A word part attached to the end of a word root or combining f…
What are the major types of Suffixes?
A word that contains more than one word root.
Describe a type of invasive procedure performed on a body part.
SUFFIX
A word part attached to the end of a word root or combining f…
1. Surgical... 2. Diagnostic... 3. Pathologi…
What are the major types of Suffixes?
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