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ROOT = ADENO
MEANING = GLAND
ROOT = CALCULI
MEANING = STONE
ROOT = CELE
MEANING = TUMOR, CYST; HERNIA
ROOT = CYTO
MEANING = CELL
ROOT = GLYCO
MEANING = SWEET, SUGAR
ROOT = HOME, HOMO
MEANING = SAME,LIKE
MEDICAL TERM: HOMEOSTASIS: SAME ENVIRONMENT
ROOT = LINGUA
MEANING = TONGUE
ROOT = LIP
MEANING = FAT
EX: LIPOMA (FAT TUMOR)
ROOT = LITH
MEANING = STONE
EX: LITHOTRIPSY (STONE DISSOLVE)
ROOT = MADARO
MEANING = FALLING HAIR
EX: MADAROSIS
ROOT = PSYCH
MEANING = MIND
ROOT = PYO
MEANING = PUS
ROOT = RADI
MEANING = RAYS
EX: RADIOLOGY
ROOT = THERMIC
MEANING = HEAT
ROOT = ARTHRO
MEANING = JOINT
EX: ARTHritis
(JOINT INFLAMMATION)
CARPO
wrist
CHONDRO
cartilage
COSTA
rib
CRANIO
skull
DACTLY
finger
ILI
hip
MANUS
hand
MYEL
bone marrow
ex: myeloma (marrow tumor)
MYO
muscle
ORTHO
straighten
ex: orthopedic (concerning deformities)
OSTEO
bone
ex: osteoplast (bone surgery)
PEDI
foot
SPONDYL
Vertebra
ex: vertebrae inflammation