Medical Roots, Prefixes & Suffixes

Understanding the components of medical terms

Here are some of the best sites for learning about medical terminology and how you can understand a relatively unfamiliar word or term by understanding the components of the word:

http://www.globalrph.com/medterm.htm

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_medical_roots,_suffixes_and_prefixes#A

http://medicine.tamhsc.edu/academic-affairs/acad-enrichment/docs/smss/Medicalvocabulary.pdf