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a-,an-
example:apnea,anuria
no,not,without

ab-

example:abduct
away from
ad-

example:adduct
toward

ante-

example:antepartum
before,forward

anti-

example:antibiotic
against

auto-

example:autoimmune
self,own

bi-

example:bilateral
two

brady-

example:bradycardia
slow

con-

example:connective
with,together

contra-

example:contaception
against,opposed

de-

example:dehydration
down,lack of,less,removal of

dia-

example:diameter
through,between,
complete

dys-

example:dyspnea
difficult,bad,painful,
abnormal

ec-,ecto-

example:ectopic pregnancy
out,outside

endo-

example:endocardial
inside,in,within

epi-

example:epithelium
upon,above,on

eu-

example:eupnea
good,well,normal

hemi-

example:hemiplegia
half

hyper-

example:hypertension
high,too much,excessive

hypo-

example:hypoglycemia
low,less than,below,deficient,
under

inter-

example:intercostal
between

infra-

example:inframaxillary
beneath,below,inferior to

intra-

example:intravenous
within,into

macro-

example:macrophage
large

micro-

example:microscope
small

neo-

example:neonate
new

pan-

example:panhysterectomy
all

para-

example:parathyroid
near,beside,abnormal,
apart from,along the side of 
per-

example:percutaneous
through

peri-

example:pericardium
around,surrounding

poly-

example:polyuria
many,much

post-

example:postmortem
after,behind

pre-

example:prenatal
before,in front of

retro-

example:retroflexion
backward,behind,back

sub-

example:subcutaneous
under,less than,below

super-,supra-

example:superinfection
above,in addition to, upper

tachy-

example:tachycardia
fast,rapid

trans-

example:transfusion
across,through

ultra-

example:ultrasound
beyond,excess

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