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Word roots, prefixes and suffixes of anatomical terms :




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Prefix/suffixExampleMeaning
halluc-HallucinosisTo wander in mind
hema-, haemat- HematologyOf or pertaining to blood
hemangi or hemangio-HemangiomaBlood vessels
hemi-Cerebral hemisphereOne-half
hepar-, hepat-HepatologyOf or pertaining to the liver
heter-, hetero-HeterogeneousThe other (of two)
hidr-HyperhidrosisSweat
hist-, histio-HistologyTissue
homeo-, homo-HomosexualityThe same
humer-HumerusOf or pertaining to the shoulder
hydr-DehydrationWater
hyper-HypertensionExtreme
hypo-Hypovolemia,Below normal
hyster-HysterectomyOf or pertaining to the womb, the uterus




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