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Ab (ahb)

Away from
(Abduction)

2

Dys (dihs)

Difficult, painful, or bad
(dysphagia)

3

Endo

Within or inside
(endocrine)

4

Hyper (hi-per)

Increased or more than normal
(hyperglycemia)

5

Inter (ihn-ter)

Between
(intercostal)

6

Poly (pohl-ee)

Many
(polyuria)

7

Pre (pree)

Before
(preanesthetic)

8

Sub (suhb)

Below,under, or less
(sublingual)

9

A (ah or au)

Without or no
(atraumatic)

10

An (ahn)

Without or no
(anuria)

11

Ad (ahd)

Towards
(adduction)

12

Anti (ahn-tee or ahn-tih)

Against
(antiemetics)

13

Eu (yoo)

Good, easy, or normal
(euthyroid)

14

Ex (ehcks) or Exo (ehcks-oh)

Without, out of, outside, or away from
(exocrine)

15

Ecto (ehck-toh)

outside
(ectoparasite)

16

Hypo (hi-poh)

Decreased or less than normal
(hypoglycemia)

17

Intra (ihn-trah)

Within
(intramuscular)

18

Oligo (ohl-ih-goh)

Scant or little
(oliguria)

19

Post (poh-st)

After
(postanesthetic)

20

Super (soo-per) or Supra (soo-prah)

Above, beyond, or exessive
(supernumerary, suprascapular)