Cusis Medical Term – Medical Terminology is composed of a prefix, root word, and suffix. It is used to precisely describe the human body components, processes, illnesses, medical procedures, and pharmacology. Medical terminology is used in the field of medicine, and clinical settings. This section deals with all med terms beginning with the letter F, and features a med term prefix list along with roots and suffixes.

faci/o  face
-facient  to cause, make happen
fasci/o  fascia (membrane supporting muscles)
febr/i  fever
femor/o  femur (thigh bone)
-ferent  to carry
ferr/i, ferr/o  iron
fet/o  fetus
fibr/o  fiber
fibros/o  fibrous connective tissue
fibul/o  fibula
-fication  process of making
-fida  split
fil/i, fil/o, filament/o  thread, threadlike
five  pent-, penta-, quinque-
flav/o  yellow
flex/o  to bend
fluor/o  luminous
follicul/o  follicle; small sac
fore-  before, in front
-form  resembling; in the shape of
four  quadri, tetra-
fovea/o  small pit or depression
frig/o, frigid/o  cold
funct/o  performance
fung/i  fungus; mushroom (organism lacking chlorophyll)
furc/o  forking; branching
fusc/o  dark brown
-fusion  to pour; to come together


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