Sections View Full Chapter Figures Tables Videos Full Chapter Figures Tables Videos Supplementary Content ++ Part I: Medical to English ++ Table Graphic Jump LocationFavorite Table | Download (.pdf) | Print PREFIXES a- without, not, absence of ab- away from ad- toward ambi- both, both sides, around, about an- without, not, absence of anti- against auto- self bi- two brady- slow circum- around con- together, with contra- against, opposite di- twice, two, double dia- through, across dys- bad, painful, difficult ec- out, outside ecto- out, outside en- in, within, inner end- in, within, inner endo- in, within, inner epi- above, upon eso- inward eu- good, normal ex- away from, outside, external exo- away from, outside, external extra- away from, outside, external hemi- half hyper- excessive, above hypo- below, beneath in- without, not, absence of; in, within, inner infra- below, beneath inter- between intra- in, within, inner iso- same, equal macro- large mal- bad, inadequate micro- small mono- one, single multi- many, much neo- new oligo- deficiency pan- all para- beside, near peri- beside, near poly- much, many post- after, following pre- before pro- before, forward quadri- four re- behind, back retro- behind, back semi- half sub- below, beneath super- excessive, above supra- excessive, above tachy- rapid tetra- four tox- toxin, poison trans- through, across tri- three ultra- beyond uni- one, single ++ Table Graphic Jump LocationFavorite Table | Download (.pdf) | Print SUFFIXES -ac pertaining to -acusia hearing -acusis hearing -al pertaining to -algesia pain -algesic pain -algia pain -ar pertaining to -ary pertaining to -cele hernia -centesis surgical puncture -cidal destroying, killing -cide destroying, killing -clasis to break -clast to break -constriction narrowing -cusis hearing -cyte cell -cytic cell -cytosis a condition of cells -derma skin -desis surgical fixation of bone or joint, binding, tying together -dilation widening, stretching, expanding -dipsia thirst -dynia pain -eal pertaining to -ectasis dilation, expansion -ectomy excision, surgical removal -edema swelling -emesis vomiting -emia a condition of the blood -esthesia sensation -gen creating, producing -genesis creating, producing -genic creating, producing -genous creating, producing -gram record -graph recording instrument -graphy process of recording -gravida pregnant woman -ia condition -ial pertaining to -iasis pathological condition or state -iatrics field of medicine -iatrist specialist -iatry field of medicine -ic pertaining to -ical pertaining to -ician specialist -ism condition -ist specialist -itis inflammation -kinesia movement -kinesis movement -lepsy seizure -leptic seizure -lith stone -logist specialist in the study of -logy study of -lysis destruction -malacia softening -megaly enlargement -meter measuring instrument -metry measurement -necrosis tissue death -oid resembling -ole small -ologist specialist in the study of -ology study of -oma tumor -opia vision, view of -opsia vision, view of -opsis vision, view of -opsy vision, view of -ory pertaining to -osis abnormal condition -osmia smell, odor -ous pertaining to -oxia oxygen -paresis slight or partial paralysis -partum childbirth, labor -pathy disease -pause cessation, stopping -penia deficiency -pepsia digestion -pexy surgical fixation -phage eating, swallowing -phagia eating, swallowing -phasia speech -phobia fear -phonia voice -phoria feeling -plasia formation, growth -plasm formation, growth -plastic pertaining ... GET ACCESS TO THIS RESOURCE Sign In Username Error: Please enter User Name Password Error: Please enter Password Forgot Username? Forgot Password? Sign in via OpenAthens Sign in via Shibboleth Get Free Access Through Your Institution Contact your institution's library to ask if they subscribe to McGraw-Hill Medical Products. What is MyAccess? Create a FREE MyAccess profile to: Use this site remotely Bookmark your favorite content Track your self-assessment progress and more!