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358 terms
medical prefix, root, suffix
epiglottis
endocrine system
a-
abdomin/o
epiglotis - small cartilage prevents food in windpipe.
sistema endocrino - function and regulation of glands that se…
no, not, without
abdomen
epiglottis
epiglotis - small cartilage prevents food in windpipe.
endocrine system
sistema endocrino - function and regulation of glands that se…
500 terms
medical roots, suffixes and prefixes
a-, an-
ab-
abdomin-
-ac, -acal
not, without (aG) Analgesic, apathy
from; away from (L) Abduction (movement of a body part away f…
Of or relating to the abdomen (L) abdominal aneurysm (dilation)
pertaining to (Gk) cardiac, hydrophobiac
a-, an-
not, without (aG) Analgesic, apathy
ab-
from; away from (L) Abduction (movement of a body part away f…
507 terms
Medical Roots, Prefixes, and Suffixes
A-, an-
Abdomino-
abs-
acantho- ,... acanto
negative, not, without, less
relating to the abdomen or stomach
denotes separation or away from
relationship to a spinous process, spiny, thorny
A-, an-
negative, not, without, less
Abdomino-
relating to the abdomen or stomach
33 terms
Medical prefixes root suffixes
Proxim/o
Dist/o
coccyg/o
sacro
near the origin, nearest
distant from origin... ie.distal
coccyx; tailbone- Spinal bone
sacrum- ... Sacro related to the sacrum which is a triangular sh…
Proxim/o
near the origin, nearest
Dist/o
distant from origin... ie.distal
40 terms
Medical Roots/Prefixes/Suffixes
Masto or Mammo
Dermo
Hystero
Oophoro
Breast
Skin
Uterus
Ovary
Masto or Mammo
Breast
Dermo
Skin
27 terms
Medical roots/suffixes/prefixes
Crani
otomy
myo
uri
Pertaining to the skull
cutting into
muscle
urine
Crani
Pertaining to the skull
otomy
cutting into
129 terms
Medical Prefix/Suffix/Root
A/An-
Ab/Abs-
Amb-
Ante-
negative, absent, without
away from
on both sides
before
A/An-
negative, absent, without
Ab/Abs-
away from
25 terms
Medical Roots, Prefixes, and Suffixes
gastra-
cardi-
megal-
-itis
stomach
heart
enlarged
inflammation
gastra-
stomach
cardi-
heart
490 terms
Medical Roots, Prefixes, and Suffixes
a-, an-
ab-
abdomin(o)-
-ac, -acal
denotes an absence of
away from
of or relating to the abdomen
pertaining to
a-, an-
denotes an absence of
ab-
away from
100 terms
Medical Roots / Prefixes / Suffixes
A- / An-
Arterio-
Ambi-
Arthro-
Not / Without
Artery
Both
Joint
A- / An-
Not / Without
Arterio-
Artery
164 terms
Medical Roots: Suffixes and Prefixes
a-,an-
ab-
abdomin(o)-
ad-
denotes an absence of
away from
of or relating to the abdomen
increase, adherence, motion toward, very
a-,an-
denotes an absence of
ab-
away from
130 terms
Medical Roots Prefix-suffix
galact(o)
gastr(o)
-genic
genu-
milk
Of or pertaining to the stomach
Formative, pertaining to producing
Of or pertaining to the knee
galact(o)
milk
gastr(o)
Of or pertaining to the stomach
9 terms
Medical Prefixes Suffixes and Roots
a-, an-
Aden/o
Aesthes-
-Al
No, not, without
Glands
Feeling, Sensation
Pertaining to
a-, an-
No, not, without
Aden/o
Glands
43 terms
Medical prefixes, roots, suffixes
A
Ab
Ad
Dys
Away from, negative, without
Away from
Toward, in the direction of
Difficult, painful, bad
A
Away from, negative, without
Ab
Away from
53 terms
Medical prefixes, suffixes and roots
Bone
Muscle
Nerves
Skin
Oste(o)
Myo or Sarco
Neuro
Derm
Bone
Oste(o)
Muscle
Myo or Sarco
29 terms
Medical Roots, Suffixes, and Prefixes
-ac
-al
-ar
-ary
Pertaining to
Pertaining to
Pertaining to
Pertaining to
-ac
Pertaining to
-al
Pertaining to
162 terms
Medical prefixes, roots, and suffixes
A(n)
Acou, acu
Aden(o)
Aer(o)
Absence of
Hear
Gland
Air
A(n)
Absence of
Acou, acu
Hear
330 terms
Medical Roots, Prefixes & Suffixes
angi
ardi
brady/tachy
card
Vessel Cardiovascular
Heart Cardiovascular
Slow/fast Cardiovascular
Heart Cardiovascular
angi
Vessel Cardiovascular
ardi
Heart Cardiovascular
116 terms
Medical Roots, Prefixes, & Suffixes
Abdomino
Adeno
Adreno
Angio
Abdomen
Gland
Adrenal gland
Vessel
Abdomino
Abdomen
Adeno
Gland
9 terms
Medical Roots, Suffixes, & Prefixes
a-, an-
ab-
abdomin-
-ac, -acal
not; wothout
from; away from
of or relating to the abdomen
pertaining to
a-, an-
not; wothout
ab-
from; away from
179 terms
Medical roots, prefixes, suffixes
a-
ab-
ad-
an-
no, not, without
away from
toward
not, without
a-
no, not, without
ab-
away from
44 terms
Medical Prefixes/suffixes/roots
a-
aden/o
-algesia
-algia
no, not,without
gland
sensitive to pain
pain
a-
no, not,without
aden/o
gland
22 terms
Medical Roots/Prefix/Suffixes
Cardi
Hepat
Nephr
Neur
Heart
Liver
Kidney
Nerves
Cardi
Heart
Hepat
Liver
Medical prefix, root , suffix
a/an
cyano
erythro
leuko
Without
Blue
Red
White
a/an
Without
cyano
Blue
48 terms
Medical Prefixes, Roots, & Suffixes
-ache
aden(o)
aer(o)
-algia
Pain
Gland, glandular tissue
Air, with air, with oxygen, in gas
Pain
-ache
Pain
aden(o)
Gland, glandular tissue
117 terms
Medical Prefixes/Suffixes/Roots
a-, an-
anti-
contra-
de-
Not... Without... Lack of... Absence
Against
Against... Opposite... Opposed
Down... Without... Removal... Loss
a-, an-
Not... Without... Lack of... Absence
anti-
Against
35 terms
Medical Roots/Prefixes/Suffixes
broncho/pulmo
cardi
gastro
hepat
lungs
heart
stomach
liver
broncho/pulmo
lungs
cardi
heart
24 terms
Medical Prefixes/Suffixes/Roots
acid/o
acu-
acu/o, acut/o
adip/o
acid, sour, bitter
needle
sharp, severe
fat
acid/o
acid, sour, bitter
acu-
needle
72 terms
Medical Prefixes, Suffixes, Roots
a-/an-
ab-
ad-
-aemia
lack of
away from
towards
of the blood
a-/an-
lack of
ab-
away from
190 terms
Medical Roots, Prefixes, & suffixes
Gaster-
Cardi-
Megal-
-itis
Stomach
Heart
Enlarged
Inflammation
Gaster-
Stomach
Cardi-
Heart
51 terms
Medical Prefixes, Roots, Suffixes
Abdomin/o
Angi/o
Arthr/o
Cardi/o
Abdomen
Vessel
Joint
Heart
Abdomin/o
Abdomen
Angi/o
Vessel
220 terms
Medical Prefixes, Suffixes, Roots
a-
an-
ab-
abdomin
not; without
not; without
away from
abdomen
a-
not; without
an-
not; without
42 terms
Medical root/prefix/suffix
Stomato
Dento
Glosso/linguo
Gingivo
Mouth... (root)
Teeth... (Root)
Tongue... (Root)
Gums... (Root)
Stomato
Mouth... (root)
Dento
Teeth... (Root)
80 terms
Medical Root/Prefix/Suffix
a-, an-
ambi-
bi-, di-
brady-
without
both
two
slow
a-, an-
without
ambi-
both
212 terms
Prefixes, Suffixes, Roots Medical
no
not
without
away from
a- or an-
a- or an-
a- or an-
ab- away from
no
a- or an-
not
a- or an-
45 terms
Medical Suffixes, prefixes, roots
arterio-
brady-
cardio-
hemo-
artery
slow
heart
blood
arterio-
artery
brady-
slow
407 terms
Medical Prefixes/Suffixes/Roots
a
an
ab
abdomin
negative
negative
away from
abdomen
a
negative
an
negative
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
348 terms
Medical Roots, Prefixes, Suffixes
dia
endo
epi
masto
through
within
above
breast
dia
through
endo
within
174 terms
Medical Prefixes, Roots, & Suffixes
a-... an-
alg-
ante-
anti-
without, lack of, absence of
pain
before, forward, in front of
against
a-... an-
without, lack of, absence of
alg-
pain
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
188 terms
Medical Roots, Prefixes, and Suffixes
a-
hyper-
hypo-
eu-
Prefix... def. Away from; negative; Without
Prefix... def. Over; Above; Increased
Prefix... def. Under; Below; Decreased
Prefix... def. Well; Easy; Good
a-
Prefix... def. Away from; negative; Without
hyper-
Prefix... def. Over; Above; Increased
100 terms
Medical Prefix-Root-Suffix
ab-
acou-
acro-
ad-
away from
hearing
extreme ends
toward
ab-
away from
acou-
hearing
132 terms
Medical prefixes/suffixes/roots
a-
adeno/o
-algesia
-algia
no; not; without
gland
sensitivity to pain
pain
a-
no; not; without
adeno/o
gland
24 terms
Medical: prefixes, suffixes, & roots
crani / otomy
dys / uria
hyster / ectomy
hemo/ toxic
crani=head + otomy= cutting into
dys= difficult + uria= urine
hyster= uterous + ectomy= surgical removal of
hemo= blood + toxic= poison
crani / otomy
crani=head + otomy= cutting into
dys / uria
dys= difficult + uria= urine
67 terms
Medical Terminology (roots prefix/suffix)
bronco
pulmo
cardia
gastro
bronchi
lungs
heart
stomach
bronco
bronchi
pulmo
lungs
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
42 terms
Medication Root Prefixes and Suffixes
-actone
-ane
-arin
-ase
potassium sparing diuretic
general anesthetics
anti-coagulant
enzyme
-actone
potassium sparing diuretic
-ane
general anesthetics
30 terms
medical roots, suffixes and prefixes
hepat/o
oste/o
nephr/o
enter/o
liver
bone
kidney
intestine
hepat/o
liver
oste/o
bone
15 terms
Medical Roots, Prefixes and Suffixes
a-
ab-
ad-
ag-
not, without, lacking
away from
toward
together
a-
not, without, lacking
ab-
away from
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