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Flashcards in MT prefixes/suffixes Deck (97):
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Carcin/o

Cancer

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Cardi/o

Heart

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Chem/o

Chemical

4

Cis/o

To Cut

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Dermat/o

Skin

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Enter/o

Small intestine

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Gastr/o

Stomach

8

Gynec/o

Female

9

Hemat/o

Blood

10

Hydr/o

Water

11

Immun/o

Immune

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Laryng/o

Voice box

13

Morph/o

Shape

14

Nephr/o

Kidney

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Neur/o

Nerve

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Ophthalm/o

Eye

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Ot/o

Ear

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Path/o

Disease

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Pulmon/o

Lung

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Rhin/o

Nose

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Ur/o

Urine, urinary tract

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Anti-

Against

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Auto-

Self

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Brady-

Slow

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Dys-

Painful, difficult

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Endo-

Within, inner

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Epi-

Upon, over

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Eu-

Normal, good

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Hetero-

Different

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Homo-

Same

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Hyper-

Over, above

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Hypo-

Under, below

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Infra-

Under, beneath, below

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Inter-

Among, between

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Intra-

Within, inside

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Macro-

Large

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Micro-

Small

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Neo-

New

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Pan-

All

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Para-

Beside, beyond, near

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Per-

Through

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Peri-

Around

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Post-

After

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Pre-

Before, in front of

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Pseudo-

False

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Retro-

Backward, behind

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Sub-

Under, below

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Super-

Above, excess

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Supra-

Above

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Tachy-

Rapid, fast

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Trans-

Through, across

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Ultra-

Beyond, excess

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A-

Without, away from

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An-

Without

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Ante-

Before, in front of

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Bi-

Two

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Hemi-

Half

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Mono-

One

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Multi-

Many

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Nulli-

None

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Poly-

Many

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Quad-

Four

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Semi-

Partial, half

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Tri-

Three

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Uni-

One

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-algia

Pain

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-cele

Hernia, protrusion

68

-cise

Cut

69

-cute

Cell

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-dynia

Pain

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-ectasis

Dilation

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-gen

That which produces

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-genesis

Produces, generates

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-genic

Producing, produced by

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-ia

State, condition

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-iasis

Abnormal condition

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-ism

State of

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-itis

Inflammation

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-logist

One who studies

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-logy

Study of

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-lysis

Destruction

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-malacia

Abnormal softening

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-megaly

Enlargement, large

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-Oma

Tumor, mass

85

-pathy

Disease

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-plasia

Development growth

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-plasm

Formation, development

88

-ptosis

Drooping

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-rrhage

Excessive, abnormal flow

90

-rrhea

Discharge, flow

91

-rrhexis

Rupture

92

-sclerosis

Hardening

93

-stenosis

Narrowing

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-therapy

Treatment

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-trophy

Nourishment, development

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Fundamental meaning of a term

Word root

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Aden/o

Gland