On Top Of Things

The prefix “epi-“, commonly used in medical terms, indicates position – relative to other structures¬†or factors.

 

Fast or Slow

In today’s video tutorial, we look at another pair of medical prefixes with opposite meanings: brady- and tachy-.

Something’s Missing Medically

Do you know which medical prefix indicates deficiency or absence? Watch this video to learn how the prefix a- or an- is used in medical terminology.

‘Moulding’ In Medical Terms

Learn what the medical suffix -plasty means. Watch this video explainer for words that end in –plasty.

What’s In A Cyst?

New video tutorial on the meaning and usage of the term “cyst”.

In The Womb

Meaning and usage of the word fetus.

Related To The Kidneys

Meaning and usage of prefixes that refer to the kidneys.

“Gastro-“: Meaning And Usage

The prefix “gastro-” and some common medical terms that contain it.

Words Of The Heart

Not the stuff of Valentines and romance, yet these words go straight to the heart.

Think Liver

Everything you ever needed to know about the liver, involves this prefix.