Type
Crossword
Description

inflammation of itis
drooping ptosis
pain algia
pain dynia
destruction/breakdown lysis
enlargement megaly
visual examination scopy
stop/control stasis
blood condition emia
producing/forming genesis
surgical removal ectomy
little/small ole
oma tumor/mass
specialist ian
study of logy
deficiency penia
record gram
disease pathy
cutting tomy
embryonic / mature blast
pertaining to ac
cell cyte
specialist ist
to puncture centesis
new opening stomy
hernia cele

Chapter 2- Suffixes Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

vomiting emesis
inflammation itis
tumor oma
surgical puncture centesis
pain (a) algia
pain (d) dynia
disease pathy
surgical fracture clasis
fixation of a bone or joint desis
excision ectomy
separate; loosening; destruction lysis
fixation of an organ pexy
surgical repair plasty
suture rrhaphy
forming an opening stomy
instrument to cut tome
incision tomy
crushing tripsy
record gram
instrument for recording graph
process of recording graphy
instrument for examining scope
visual examination scopy
hernia or swelling cele
dilation or expansion ectasis
blood condition emia
forming, producing, origen genesis
sofenting malacia
enlargment megaly
abnormal condition osis
decrease; deficiency penia
fear phobia
parlysis plegia
prolapse down ptosis
discharge of fluid rrhea
rupture rrhexis
abnormal condition of hardening sclerosis
involuntary contraction spasm
narrowing stenosis
poison toxic
medicine iatry
specialist ist
condition ia

Week 2 terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

pertaining to ac
pain algia
embryonic/immature blast
hernia cele
to puncture centesis
cell cyte
pain dynia
surgical removal ectomy
emia bloodcondition
genesis producing
gram/graph record
ian specialist
specialist ist
inflammation itis
lysis destruction
logy studyof
enlargement megaly
little/small ole
oma tumor
disease pathy
penia deficiency
drooping ptosis
visual examination scopy
stop/control stasis
new opening stomy
tomy cutting

Medical Terms Chapter 4!! Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

cutting tomy
stopping stasis
excessive flow rrhage
breathing pnea
deficiency penia
disease pathy
tumor oma
breakdown, destruction lysis
study of logy
specialist in the study of logist
inflammation itis
one who specializes in ist
condition or state of ism
cell cyte
surgical puncture to remove a fluid centesis
pain algia
pertaining to ac
three tri
rapid, fast tachy
above supra
below, under sub
before pre
after post
many, much poly
new neo
one mono
small micro
middle medi
poor mal
large, long macro
side later
equal, same iso
between inter
within intra
low, under hypo
too much, high hyper
same homo
different hetero
outside exo
red erythr
on, over, upon epi
in, within endo
difficult dys
across, through dia

Understanding Suffixes Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

relating to -al
pertaining to -ic
inflammation -itis
study of -logy
feeling, diseased -pathy
full of -ous
tumor, swelling -oma
process, diseased condition -osis
measure -meter
paralysis -plegia
air, spirit -pnea
see, watch -scope
visual exam -scopy
vomitting -emesis
oxygen -oxia
speech -phasia
to grow -physis
softening -malacia
attraction for -phil
to run -drome
view of -opsy
eating, swallowing -phagia
voice, sound -phonia
pain -algia
to stop; control; place -stasis
development, formation -plasia
rupture -rhhexis
hardening -sclerosis
fear -phobia
bursting forth -rrhagia
lack of strength -asthenia
closure, occlusion -atresia
deficiency -penia
flow; discharge -rrhea
no; not; without -a
toward -ad
blood condition -emia
half -hemia
physician; treatment -iatry
sudden contraction of muscles -spasm
specialist -logist
surgical puncture to remove fluid -centesis
to break -clasia
to bind; tie together -desis
removal -ectomy
record -gram
instrument for recording -graph
process of recording -graphy
process -ion
pertaining to -ar

PREFIX AND SUFFIX CROSSWORD PUZZLE

Type
Crossword
Description

-CIDAL KILLING
ONE WHO ICIAN
-AC PERTAININGTO
-ALGIA PAIN
REMOVAL APHERESIS
CARBON DIOXIDE CAPNIA
HERNIA CELE
SPERATE CRIT
CELL CYTE
SURGIAL REMOVAL ECTOMY
VOMITING EMESIS
BLOODCONDITION EMIA
BEGINING GENESIS
X-RAY FILM GRAM
-IA ABNORMAL
-IATRY PHYSICIAN
-ICTAL SEIZURE
INFLAMMATION ITIS
LYSIS DESTROY
OSTEO- BONE
CROOKED ANKYL
FLUID LYMPH
ILE- INTESTINE
JOINT ARTHR
PREGNANT GRAVID

Medical Terminology Suffixes Bingo Cards

Type
Bingo Cards
Description

Desis
Pexy
Ostomy
tomy
ectomy
plasty
rraphy
stasis
centesis
gram
graph
graphy
meter
metry
opsy
scope
scopy
rrhea
dynia
lysis
malacia
cele
cyte
genic

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Med Term, Test 2Ch. Suffixes Worksheet

Type
Matching Worksheet
Description

-cele swelling, hernia
-centesis surgical puncture
-clasis break, fracture
-desis surical fixation, binding
-tomy incision
-ectomy surgical removal of
-edema swelling
-emesis vomitting
-emia blood condition
-iatry medical treatment
-gen form, producing, origin
-logy study of
-malacia softening
-trophy nourishment, development
-penia decrease, deficiency
-rrhapy suture
-plasty surgical repair
-lysis seperation, destruction
-megaly enlargement
-algia pain
-tripsy crushing
-ism condition
-stenosis narrowing, stricture
-rrhexis rupture
-oma tumor
-tome instrument to cut

Suffixes Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

emesis
cidal
rrhagia
rrhaphy
thorax
cytosis
stasis
stenosis
sclerosis
paresis
megaly
cele
asthenia
algia
scopy
plasty
centesis
pexy
clasis
stomy
ectomy
tripsy
desis

Medical Terminology Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

arthr/o joint
life bio
cancerous, cancer carcino
heart cardio
head cephalo
cerebrum cerebro
to secrete crino
urinary bladder cysto
cell cyto
skin dermo
electricity electro
brain encephalo
intestines (usually small) entero
gastr/o stomach
glyc/o sugar
knowledge (You know so) gnoso
blood hemo
hepat/o liver
leuk/o white
nephr/o kidney
neur/o nerve
opthalm/o eye
bone osteo
disease patho
ped/o (pedophile's like them) child
psych/o (not crazy) mind
kidney reno
rhin/o nose
clot thrombo
urinary tract, urine uro
pain algia
cell cyte
excision, removal ectomy
blood condition emia
record gram
inflammation itis
tumor, mass, swelling oma
globin protein
excessive, above, more than normal hyper
deficient, below, under, less than normal hypo
in in
surrounding, around peri
retro behind
below, under sub
hernia cele
dynia pain
excision, removal, resection ectomy
softening malacia
enlargement megaly
fear phobia
sclerosis hardening
opening to form a mouth stomy
treatment therapy
development, nourishment trophy
adipo fat
amnion amnio
angi/o vessel
arteri/o artery
chron/o time
water, fluid hydro

Med Term Prefixes and Suffixes Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

on, to an
from, away from ab
toward ad
before, in front of ante
against anti
self aut
two bi
slow brady
around circum
under contra
two di
double diplo
pain dys
outer ecto
within endo
upon epi
half hemi
above normal hyper
below normal hypo
between inter
behind, after later
fat lipo
bad mal
big mega
small micro
one mono
new neo
straight ortho
about, around peri
many poly
after post
before pre
in front of pro
false pseudo
backward retro
similar ac
pain algia
enzyme ase
center centre
killer cide
puncture cente
thirst dipsia
act of cutting out ectomy
to vomit emesis
blood emia
without esthesia
beginning genesis
drawing gram
state or condition ia
process iasis
inflammation itis
loosening lysis
softening of tissue malacia
enlargement megaly
resembling oid
specialist ologist
study of ology
tumor oma
excessive flow orrhagia
flow, discharge orrhea
process osis
to make an incision ostomy
suffering pathy
to lack penia
fear phobia
repair plasty
paralysis plegia
breath pnea
drooping ptosis
hardening of tissue sclerosis
observation, visual exam scope
balance stasis
poison toxic
nutrition, growth trophy
urine uria