Type
Crossword
Description

Anit Against
Aut/o self
brady slow
circum around
dys painful
endo inside
epi upon
hemi half
hyper excessive
hypo below
inter between
later side
medi/o middle
mono one
post after
pre before
retro behind
semi half
trans across
algia pain
ase enzyme
causing death cide
surgical removal ectomy
emia blood
genic origin
inflammation of itis
megaly enlarged
ologist specialist
study of ology
surgical opening ostomy
cut into otomy
disease pathy
phobia fear
surgical repair plasty

Medical Terms Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Pain algia
Abnormal Size marco
In to in
Increased hyper
Surgical removal ectomy
Toward ad
negative ab
Bad Dys
itis inflammation
rrhexis rupture
out of ex
ostomy surgical creation
rrhea discharge
Osis abnormal condition
right side dextr/o
plasty surgical repair
Abnormal size marco
Sclerosis abnormal hardening
rrhaphy surgical suturing
under sub
excessive super
black melan/o
sinistro left side
decreased hypo
erythro red
micro small
surgical incision otomy
eu normal
few oligo
before pre
rrhage abnormal discharge
large mego
after post
between inter
within intra
blue cyano
polio gray
white leuko
gland adeno
behind postero
fat adipo
disease patho
control stasis
inside endo

MEDICAL TERMINOLOGY Worksheet

Type
Matching Worksheet
Description

surgical removal ectomy
surgical creation of a new opening ostomy
incision into an organ otomy
surgical restoration or repair plasty
to suture rrhaphy
visual exam oscopy
surgical fixation pexy
to cut cise
a cutting instrument tome
death of tissue necrosis
inflammation itis
enlargement megaly
tumor oma
disease pathy
flow rrhage
hyster uterus
rectum procto
endo within
blood emia
pain algia
kill cide
origin genic
the study of ology
half hemi
fluid filled sac cyst

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

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

Medical Suffixes Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

uria
trophy
toxic
stasis
scope
scleroisis
ptosis
pnea
plegia
plasty
phobia
penia
pathy
ostomy
osis
orrhea
orrhagia
oma
ology
ologist
oid
megaly
malacia
lysis
itis
ism
iasis
ia
graph
gram
genic
genesis
esthesia
emia
emesis
ectomy
dipsia
cente
cide
centre
ase
algia
al
ac
a

Mod 1 MT Final Review (word parts) Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

bad, difficult, painful dys-
creation of an artifical opening to the body surface -ostomy
excessive; increased hyper-
enlargement -megaly
bleeding, bursting forth -rrhage
pain, suffering -algia
abnormal condition or disease -osis
abnormal softening -malacia
deficient, decreased hypo-
inflammation -itis
tissue death -necrosis
surgical incision -otomy
surgical repair -plasty
surgical suturing -rrhaphy
visual examination -scopy
abnormal narrowing -stenosis
abnormal hardening -sclerosis
flow or discharge -rrhea
front anter/o
gland aden/o
specialist -ologist
study of -ology
cell cyt/o
head cephal/o
lower part of body caud/o
out of exo-
within endo-
poster/o back
control -stasis
disease, suffering, emotion path/o
formation -plasia
tissue hist/o
aorta aort/o
artery arteri/o

Medical terminology chapter 1 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What suffix means pain and suffering? algia
What prefix means bad, difficult or painful? dys
What suffix means the surgical removal? ectomy
What prefix means excessive or increased? hyper
What prefix means deficient or decreased? hypo
What suffix means inflammation? itis
What suffix means abnormal condition or disease? osis
What suffix means the surgical creation of an opening to the body surface? ostomy
What suffix means cutting or a surgical incision? otomy
What suffix means the surgical repair of? plasty
What suffix means bleeding (usually sudden/ severe)? rrhage
What suffix means the surgical suturing to close a wound? rrhaphy
What suffix means flow or discharge? rrhea
What suffix means rupture? rrhexis
What suffix means abnormal hardening? sclerosis
What suffix means tissue death? necrosis
What suffix means abnormal narrowing? stenosis
What suffix mean enlargement? megaly
What suffix means abnormal softening? malacia

Puzzle 1 Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

hydro
epi
auto
cephal
dent
rrhaphy
mast
dyn
ptosis
supa
trophy
glosso
mani
desis
strept
trip
retr(o)
burso
gen
penia
carcin
rhexis
acro
gram
cost
proct
opt
ophthalm
lith
my
lip
psycho
ost
hem(at)
cyan
chondr
cervic
lysis
para
ostomy
hyster
scop
hypo
chole
cyst
hyper
oid
hemi
end
crani
algia
spasm
ology
malacia
gingiv
rhin
ologist
blephar
arthr
hepat
nephr
oma
angi
aden
otomy
osis
enter
ectomy
path
cerebr
plast
dermat
itis
magal
cardi
gastr

Terminology 1-2-3 Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

gastr- Stomach
cardi- Heart
megal- Enlarged
-itis Inflammation
dermat- Skin
plast- Surgical repair
cerebr- Brain
path- Disease
-ectomy Surgical removal
enter- Intestines
-osis Any condition
-otomy Cut into
Aden- Gland
angi- Vessel
-oma Tumor
nephr- Kidney
hepat- Liver
arthr- Joint
blephar- Eyelid
-ologist Specialist
rhin- Nose
gingiv- Gum
malacia- Soft
-ology The study of
spasm Involuntary contraction
-algia Pain
crani- Skull
end- Inside, within
hemi- Half
-oid Like
hyper- Above, more than normal
cyst- Sac containing fluid
chole- Bile
hypo- Under
-scop- Observe
hyster- Uterus
-ostomy Create an opening
para- Beside, beyond
-lysis Loosening, destruction
cervic- Neck
chondr- Cartilage
cyan- Blue
hem(at)- Blood
ost- Bone
psycho Mind
lip- Fat
my- Muscle
lith- Stone
ophthalm- opt- Eye
proct- Anus
cost- Rib
-gram Record
acro- Extremities
rhexis Burst
carcin- Cancer

Medical Terminology Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

spasm
ology
malacia
gingiv
rhin
ologist
blephar
arthr
hepat
nephr
oma
angi
aden
otomy
osis
enter
ectomy
path
cerebr
plast
dermat
itis
megal
cardi
gastr