word parts medical terminology

a/ an

without, lack of

-pnea

breathing

ab

away from

duct

body

-ac, -ic

pertaining to

cardi

heart

acro

extremities

cyan

blue

osis

condition of

ad

to, toward, or near

deno/cell

gland

alba/ albi

white

no

deficent

al

pertaining to

neur

nerve

algia

pain

my

muscle

ambi

both

dextra

right

ous

pertaining to

ano

anus

scope

instrument for viewing

angio

vessel

pathy

disease

ankyl

crooked, looped, immovable, fixed

osis

condition of

ante

before

partum

birth, labor

anti

against

append

appendix

ectomy

surgical removal

arter

artery

gram

tracing, picture, record

arthr

joint

itis

inflammation