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aden/o
glands
arthr/o
joints
bi/o
life
carcin/o
cancerous/cancer
cardi/o
heart
cephal/o
head
cerebr/o
cerebrum
cis/o
to cut
crin/o
secrete
cyst/o
urinary bladder
cyt/o
cell
derm/o,dermat/o
skin
electr/o
electricity
encephal/o
brain
enter/o
intestines
erythr/o
red
gastr/o
stomach
glyc/o
sugar
gnos/o
knowledge
gynec/o
female
hem/o, hemat/o
blood
hepat/o
liver
iatr/o
treatment
leuk/o
white
log/o
study
nephr/o
kidney
neur/o
nerves
onc/o
tumor
erythr/o
red
ophthalm/o
eye
gastr/o
stomach
erythr/o
red
oste/o
bones
gastr/o
stomach
glyc/o
sugar
glyc/o
sugar
gnos/o
knowledge
gynec/o
female
gnos/o
knowledge
hem/o, hemat/o
blood
gynec/o
female
hepat/o
liver
hem/o, hemat/o
blood
iatr/o
treatment
hepat/o
liver
leuk/o
white
iatr/o
treatment
leuk/o
white
log/o
study
log/o
study
nephr/o
kidney
nephr/o
kidney
neur/o
nerves
neur/o
nerves
onc/o
tumor
onc/o
tumor
ophthalm/o
eye
oste/o
bones
ophthalm/o
eye
oste/o
bones
erythr/o
red
gastr/o
stomach
glyc/o
sugar
gnos/o
knowledge
gynec/o
female
hem/o, hemat/o
blood
hepat/o
liver
iatr/o
treatment
leuk/o
white
log/o
study
nephr/o
kidney
neur/o
nerves
onc/o
tumor
ophthalm/o
eye
oste/o
bones
path/o
disease
ped/o
child
psych/o
mind
radi/o
x-rays
ren/o
kidney
rhin/o
nose
sarc/o
flesh
sect/o
to cut
thromb/o
clot/clotting
ur/o
urinary tract
-ac
pertaining to
-al
pertaining to
-algia
pain
-cyte
cell
-ectomy
excision/removal
-emia
blood condition
-genic
pertaining to producing
-globin
protein
-gram
record
-ic, -ical
pertaining to
-ion
process
-ist
specialist
-itis
inflammation
-logy
study of
-oma
tumor
-opsy
process of viewing
-osis
abnormal condition
-pathy
condition of disease
-scope
instrument used for visual examination
-scopy
process of visually examining
-sis
state of
-tomy
process of cutting; incision
-y
process
a-, an-
no; not; without
auto-
self
dia-
complete; through
endo-
within
epi-
above
ex-
out
exo-
out
hyper-
excessive
hypo-
deficient; below; under; less than normal
in-
into; in
peri-
surrounding; around
pro-
before; forward
-sis
state of
-tomy
process of cutting; incision
-y
process
a-, an-
no; not; without
auto-
self
dia-
complete; through
endo-
within
epi-
above
ex-
out
exo-
out
hyper-
excessive
hypo-
deficient; below; under; less than normal
in-
into; in
peri-
surrounding; around
pro-
before; forward
re-
back; backward; again
retro-
behind
sub-
below
trans-
through; across
abdomin/o
abdomen
adip/o
fat
anter/o
front
bol/o
to cast; throw
cervic/o
neck
chondr/o
cartilage
chrom/o
color
coccyg/o
coccyx; tailbone
crani/o
skull
dist/o
far; distant
dors/o
back portion of body
hist/o
tissues
ili/o
ilium
inguin/o
groin
kary/o
nucleus
later/o
side
lumb/o
lower back
medi/o
middle
nucle/o
nucleus
pelv/o
hip; pelvic cavity
poster/o
back; behind
proxim/o
nearest
sacr/o
sacrum
sarc/o
flesh
spin/o
spine; backbone
thel/o
nipple
thorac/o
chest
trache/o
trachea; windpipe
umbilic/o
navel; umbilicus
ventr/o
belly side of body
vertebr/o
verterbrae; backbone
viscer/o
internal organs
ana-
up
cata-
down
inter-
between
meta-
change
-eal
pertaining to
-iac
pertaining to
-ior
pertaining to
-ism
process
-ose
pertaining to; full of
-plasm
formation
-somes
bodies
-type
picture; classification
acr/o
extremities; top; extreme point
acu/o
sharp; severe; sudden
agor/a
marketplace
amni/o
amnion (sac surrounding the embryo in the uterus)
angi/o
vessel
arteri/o
artery
axill/o
armpit
blephar/o
eyelid
bronch/o
bronchial tubes
chem/o
drug; chemical
chron/o
time
col/o
colon (large intestine)
hydr/o
water; fluid
isch/o
to hold back
lapar/o
abdomen; abdominal wall
laryng/o
larynx (voice box)
lymph/o
lymph (clear fluid that bathes tissue spaces)
mamm/o
breast
mast/o
breast
morph/o
shape; form
muc/o
mucus
my/o
muscle
myel/o
spinal cord; bone marrow
necr/o
death (of cells or whole body)
neutr/o
neutrophil (white blood cell)
ot/o
ear
peritone/o
peritoneum
phag/o
to eat; swallow
phleb/o
vein
plas/o
formation; development
pleur/o
pleura (membranes surrounding lungs and adjacent to chest wall muscles)
pneumon/o
lungs
pulmon/o
lungs
rect/o
rectum
splen/o
spleen
staphyl/o
clusters
strept/o
twisted chains
tonsill/o
tonsils
ven/o
vein
-ary
pertaining to
-oid
resembling
-ous
pertaining to
-tic
pertaining to
angi/o
vessel
ateri/o
artery
morph/o
shape; form
muc/o
mucus
my/o
muscle
myel/o
spinal cord; bone marrow
neutr/o
neutrophil
nucle/o
nucleus
peritone/o
peritoneum
phleb/o
vein
plas/o
formation
pleur/o
pleura
pneumon/o
lungs
pulmon/o
lungs
strept/o
twisted chains
tonsill/o
tonsils
cepahl/o
head
cervic/o
neck
dist/o
far; distant
dors/o
back side of body
gynec/o
woman; female
later/o
side
onc/o
tumor
poster/o
back; behind
ren/o
kidney
trache/o
trachea; windpipe
vertebr/o
verterbra
viscer/o
internal organs
carp/o
wrist bones
cib/o
meals
cis/o
to cut
cost/o
rib
cutane/o
skin
dactyl/o
fingers; toes
duct/o
to lead; carry
flex/o
to bend
furc/o
forking; branching
gloss/o
tongue
glyc/o
sugar
immun/o
protection
morph/o
shape; form
mort/o
death
nat/i
birth
nect/o
to bind; tie; connect
norm/o
rule; order
ox/o
oxygen
pub/o
pubis
seps/o
infection
somn/o
sleep
son/o
sound
the/o
nipple
thyr/o
shield
top/o
place; position; location
tox/o
poison
trache/o
windpipe; trachea
urethr/o
urethra
-blast
embryonic; immature
-cyesis
pregnancy
-cyesis
pregnancy
-drome
to run
-fusion
coming together; to pour
-mission
to send
-or
one who
-partum
birth; labor
-phoria
to bear; carry; feeling
-physis
to grow
-plasia
development; formation
-pnea
breathing
-ptosis
droop; sag; prolapse
-rrhea
flow; discharge
-stasis
stop; control; place
ab-
away from
ad-
toward
ante-
before; forward
-gen
producing; forming
-lapse
to slide; fall; sag
-lysis
breakdown; seperation; loosening
-meter
to measure
anti-
against
brady-
slow
cata-
down
con-
with; together
contra-
against; opposite
de-
down; lack of
dys-
bad; painful; difficult; abnormal
ec- ; ecto-
out; outside
en- ; endo-
in; within
eu-
good; normal
ex-
out; away from
hemi-
half
hyper-
excessive; above
hypo-
deficient; under
in-
not
in-
into; within
infra-
beneath
inter-
between
intra-
into; within
macro-
large
mal-
bad
micro-
small
neo-
new
pan-
all
para-
abnormal; beside; near
per-
through
peri-
surrounding
poly-
many; much
post-
after; behind
pre-
before; in front of
pro-
before; forward
pseudo-
false
re-
back; again
supra-
above; upper
syn- ; sym-
together; with
tachy
fast
trans-
through; across
ultra-
beyond; excess
uni-
one
carp/o
wrist bones
cib/o
meals
cost/o
ribs
cutane/o
skin
dactyl/o
fingers; toes
duct/o
to carry; to lead
flex/o
to bend
furc/o
forking; branching
gloss/o
tongue
glyc/o
sugar
immun/o
protection
later/o
side
morph/o
shape; form
mort/o
death
nat/i
birth
nect/o
tie; bind; connect
norm/o
rule; order
ophthalm/o
eye
ox/o
oxygen
pub/o
pubis
ren/o
kidney
seps/o
infection
somn/o
sleep
son/o
sound
the/o
to put; place
thyr/o
shield
top/o
place; position; location
tox/o
poison
trache/o
trachea
urethr/o
urethra
ven/o
vein
-blast
immature; embryotic
-crine
secrete
-drome
to run
-gen
producing; forming
-lapse
fall; slide; sag
-lysis
breakdown; destruction; seperation; loosening
-mission
to send
-partum
birth
-phoria
feeling; to bear; to carry
-physis
to grow
-plasia
formation; development
-plasm
formation; development
-pnea
breathing
-ptosis
drooping; sagging; prolapse
-rrhea
discharge; flow
-stasis
to stop; control
-trophy
development; nourishment
de-
down
an/o
anus
append/o
appendix
appendic/o
appendix
bucc/o
cheek
cec/o
cecum
celi/o
belly; abdomen
cheil/o
lip
cholecyst/o
gallbladder
choledoch/o
common bile duct
col/o
colon; large intestine
colon/o
colon
dent/i
tooth
duoden/o
duodenum
enter/o
intestines (usually small)
faci/o
face
gingiv/o
gums
hepat/o
liver
ile/o
ileum
jejun/o
jujunum
labi/o
lip
lapar/o
abdomen
lingu/o
tongue
mandibul/o
lower jaw; mandible
odont/o
tooth
palat/o
palate
pancreat/o
pancreas
peritone/o
peritoneum
pharyng/o
throat
proct/o
anus; rectum
pylor/o
pyloric sphincter
sialaden/o
salivary gland
sigmoid/o
sigmoid colon
stomat/o
mouth
amyl/o
starch
bil/i
gall; bile
bilirubin/o
bilirubin; bile pigment
chol/e
gall; bile
chlorhydr/o
hydrochloric acid
gluc/o
sugar
peritone/o
peritoneum
pharyng/o
throat
proct/o
anus; rectum
pylor/o
pyloric sphincter
glycogen/o
glycogen; animal starch
sialaden/o
salivary gland
sigmoid/o
sigmoid colon
stomat/o
mouth
amyl/o
starch
lip/o
fat; lipid
bil/i
gall; bile
bilirubin/o
bilirubin; bile pigment
chol/e
gall; bile
chlorhydr/o
hydrochloric acid
gluc/o
sugar
glycogen/o
glycogen; animal starch
lip/o
fat; lipid
lith/o
stone
prote/o
protein
sial/o
saliva; salivary
steat/o
fat
-ase
enzyme
-chezia
defecation; elimation of wastes
-prandial
meal
-ectasis; -ectasia
stretching; dilation; dilatation
-emesis
vomiting
-pepsia
digestion
-phagia
eating; swallowing
-plasty
surgial repair
-ptysis
spitting
-rrhage; -rrhagia
bursting forth
-rrhaphy
suture
-spasm
sudden involuntary contraction of muscles
-stenosis
tightening; stricture; narrowing
-tresia
opening
cec/o
cecum
celi/o
abdomen; belly
cholangi/o
bile vessels
herni/o
hernia
labi/o
lip
cervic/o
neck; cervix (neck of cervix
cirrh/o
orange-yellow
cholangi/o
bile vessel
cirrh/o
orange-yellow
eti/o
cause
idi/o
unknown; individual; distinct
lymphangi/o
lymph vessel
manibul/o
lower jaw
men/o
menstration
odyn/o
pain
or/o
one who
-centesis
surgical puncture to remove fluid
-genesis
producing; forming
-graphy
process of recording
-iasis
abnormal condition
-megaly
enlargement
-orexia
appetite
-stomy
new opening (to form a mouth)
aer/o
air
alges/o
sensitivity to pain
chem/o
drug
cras/o
mixture
derm/o
skin
erg/o
work
esthes/o
feeling; sensation
hypn/o
sleep
myc/o
mold; fungus
narc/o
stupor
pharmac/o
drug
prutit/o
itching
pyret/o
fever
thec/o
sheath (of brain and spinal cord)
vit/o
life
anti-
against
contra-
against; opposite
par-
other than; apart from