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ABDOMIN/O
abdomen


ex. abdominal
ACR/O
extremities


ex. acromegaly
ADEN/O
gland


ex. adenocarcinoma
ADENOID/O
adenoids


ex. adenoidectomy
ADIP/O
fat


ex. adipose
AER/O
air


ex. aerobic
ALB/O
white


ex. albino
ALBUMIN/O
albumin


ex. albuminemia
AMNI/O
amnion


ex. amniotic
AMYL/O
starch


ex. amylase
ANGI/O
vessel


ex. angiogram
ANKYL/O
crooked or fused


ex. ankylosing
ANTER/O
anterior/before/in front


ex. anterolateral
AORT/O
aorta


ex. aortic
APPEND(IC)/O
appendix


ex. appendicitis
ARTERI/O
artery


ex. arteriovenous
ARTHR/O
joint


ex. arthroplasty
ARTICUL/O
joint


ex. articulation
ATEL/O
imperfect


ex. atelectasis
ATHER/O
yellow, fatty plaque


ex. atheroma
AUR/I
ear


ex. auricle
BIL/I
bile


ex. biliary
BLAST/O
embryonic form


ex. blastoma
BLEPHAR/O
eyelid


ex. blepharitis
BRACHI/O
arm


ex. brachiocephalic
BRACHY
short


ex. brachyesophagus
BRONCH(I)/O
windpipe


ex. bronchospasm
BUCC/O
cheek


ex. buccal
BURS/O
bursa


ex. bursectomy
CALC/I
calcium


ex. calcification
CALCANE/O
heel


ex. calcaneocuboid
CARCIN/O
cancer


ex. carcinoma
CARDI/O
heart


ex. cardiomyopathy
CARP/O
carpus/wrist


ex. carpometacarpal
CAUD/O
tail


ex. caudal
CEC/O
cecum


ex. cecal
CEPHAL/O
head


ex. cephalad
CEREBR/O
brain


ex. cerebral
CERVIC/O
neck


ex. cervicothoracic
CHLOR/O
green


ex. chlorophyll
CHOL/E
bile


ex. cholecystectomy
Although chol/e means bile, its most common usage is in the terms related to cholecyst/o, which means gallbladder.
CHOLECYST/O
gallbladder


ex. cholecystitis
CHONDR/O
cartilage


ex. chondrocalcinosis
CHORI/O
fetal covering


ex. chorioamnionitis
CLAVICUL/O
clavicle


ex. acromioclavicular
COCCYG/O
coccyx


ex. coccygeal
COL/O
colon


ex. colonoscopy
COLP/O
hollow/vagina


ex. colporrhaphy
COST/O
rib


ex. costovertebral
CRANI/O
cranium/skull


ex. craniocervical
CRY/O
cold


ex. cryotherapy
CRYPT/O
hide/conceal


ex. cryptogenic
CUTANE/O
skin


ex. subcutaneous
CYAN/O
blue


ex. cyanosis
CYST/O
cyst, bladder


ex. cystitis
CYT/O (-CYTE)
cell


ex. plasmacytoma
DACTYL/O
finger, toe


ex. hexadactylism
DENT/I DENT/O
teeth


ex. dental
DERM/A
DERMAT/O
skin


ex. dermatitis
DEXTR/O
right


ex. dextroscoliosis
DIPS/O
thirst


ex. polydipsia
DISC/O
disc/disk


ex. discogenic
DIST/O
far/distant from origin


ex. distally
DORS/O
directed toward/on the back


ex. dorsal
DUODEN/O
duodenum


ex. duodenal
ECH/O
sound


ex. echogram
ELECTR/O
electricity


ex. electrodermal
ENCEPHAL/O
brain


ex. encephalomalacia
ENTER/O
intestine


ex. enterocolitis
ERYTHR/O
red


ex. erythrocyte
ESOPHAG/O
esophagus


ex. esophageal
ESTHESI/O
feeling


ex. anesthesia
FEMOR/O
femur


ex. femoral
FET/O
fetus


ex. fetal
FIBR/O
fiber


ex. fibroma
FIBUL/O
fibula


ex. fibulotibial
FRONT/O
forehead/front


ex. frontalis
GALACT/O
milk


ex. galactorrhea
GASTR/O
stomach


ex. gastrectomy
GENIT/O
genitals


ex. genitourinary
GER/O
old


ex. geriatrics
GLOMERUL/O
glomerulus


ex. glomerulonephritis
GLOSS/O
tongue


ex. glossotonsillar
GLYC/O
sugar/sweet


ex. hyperglycemia
GNATH/O
jaw


ex. gnathodynia
GRANUL/O
grain/particle


ex. granulocyte
GYNEC/O
female


ex. gynecology
HEM/A
HEM/O
HEMAT/O
blood


ex. hematochezia
HEPAT/O
liver


ex. hepatomegaly
HIST/O
tissue


ex. histoplasmosis
HOM/O
common/same


ex. homogeneous
HUMER/O
humerus


ex. humeral
HYDR/O
water


ex. hydrometer
HYSTER/O
uterus/womb


ex. hysterosalpingogram
ILE/O
ileum (small intestine)


ex. ileocecal
ILI/O
ilium (hip bone)


ex. sacroiliac
IMMUN/O
immune


ex. immunodeficiency
INFER/O
lowermost/below


ex. inferior
INTESTIN/O
intestine


ex. gastrointestinal
IRID/O
colored circle/iris


ex. iridectomy
ISCHI/O
ischium (hip)


ex. ischiodynia
JEJUN/O
jejunum


ex. jejunostomy
LABI/O
lip


ex. labial
LACRIM/O
tear/crying


ex. lacrimal
LACT/O
milk


ex. lactulose
LAPAR/O
flank/abdominal wall


ex. laparoscope
LARYNG/O
larynx (voicebox)


ex. laryngeal
LATER/O
side


ex. anterolateral
LEUC/O
LEUK/O
white


ex. leukocyte
LINGU/O
tongue


ex. lingual
LIP/O
fat


ex. liposuction
LITH/O
stone


ex. cholelithiasis
LOB/O
lobe


ex. lobular
LUMB/O
lower back


ex. lumbosacral
LYMPH/O
lymph/lymphatics


ex. lymph nodes
MAMM/O
MAST/O
breast


ex. mammogram/mastectomy
MEDI/O
middle


ex. mediolateral
MELAN/O
black


ex. melanotic
MEN/O
month


ex. dysmenorrhea
MENING/O
membrane


ex. meningocele
METR/I
uterine tissue


ex. endometritis
MON/O
one/only


ex. monoclonal
MUC/O
mucus


ex. mucoperiosteal
MUSCUL/O
muscle


ex. musculotendinous
MY/O
muscle


ex. myometrium
MYC/O
fungus


ex. mycoplasma
MYEL/O
marrow/spinal cord


ex. myeloma
NARC/O
sleep/numbness


ex. narcolepsy
NAS/O
nose


ex. nasopharyngeal
NE/O
new


ex. neoblastic
NECR/O
dead/corpse


ex. necrosis
NEPHR/O
kidney


ex. nephrolithiasis
NEUR/O
nerve


ex. neuritis
ODONT/O
teeth


ex. odontoid
ODYN/O
pain/distress


ex. odynophagia
ONC/O
bulk/tumor


ex. oncology
OOPHOR/O
ovary


ex. oophorosalpingitis
OPHTHALM/O
eye


ex. ophthalmology
OR/O
mouth


ex. intraoral
ORCHI/O
testicle


ex. orchiectomy
ORTH/O
straight


ex. orthopedic
OSTE/O
bone


ex. osteopathic
OT/O
ear


ex. otolaryngology
PANCREAT/O
pancreas


ex. pancreatitis
PATELL/O
patella (kneecap)


ex. patellofemoral
PATH/O
disease


ex. pathologist
PELV/I
pelvis


ex. pelvimetry
PERITON/O
peritoneum


ex. intraperitoneal
PHARMAC/O
drugs/medicine


ex. pharmacological
PHARYNG/O
pharynx


ex. cricopharyngeal
PHLEB/O
vein


ex. phlebolith
PHON/O
sound/voice


ex. phonation
PHOT/O
light


ex. photophobia
PHREN/O
mind/diaphragm


ex. costophrenic
PLEUR/O
pleura


ex. pleurodesis
POSTER/O
posterior/toward the back


ex. posterolateral
PNEUM/O
air/breathing/lung


ex. pneumothorax
PROCT/O
rectum/anus


ex. proctitis
PROSTAT/O
prostate


ex. prostatectomy
PROXIM/O
nearest to the point of origin


ex. proximal
PSEUD/O
false


ex. pseudarthrosis
PSYCH/O
mind


ex. psychiatry
PUB/O
pubis


ex. pubococcygeal
PULM/O
PULMON/O
lung


ex. pulmonary
PY/O
pus


ex. pyoid
PYEL/O
trough/renal pelvis


ex. pyelogram
RADI/O
radius/radiant energy


ex. radiology
RECT/O
rectum


ex. rectal
REN/O
kidneys


ex. renal
RHIN/O
nose


ex. rhinoplasty
SACR/O
sacrum


ex. lumbosacral
SALPING/O
tube


ex. salpingo-oophorectomy
SCROT/O
scrotum


ex. scrotal
SEMIN/O
semen


ex. seminal
SER/O
serum


ex. serosanguineous
SOMAT/O
body


ex. somatizaton
SON/O
sound


ex. sonogram
SPERMAT/O
seed


ex. spermatocele
SPHEN/O
wedge/sphenoid


ex. sphenoethmoid
SPLEN/O
spleen


ex. hepatosplenomegaly
SPONDYL/O
vertebra


ex. spondylolisthesis
STERN/O
sternum


ex. sternocleidomastoid
TARS/O
ankle bone(tarsal)


ex. metatarsal
TEMPOR/O
temple


ex. temporomandibular
TEN/O
tendon/tight band


ex. tenosynovitis
THERM/O
heat


ex. thermometer
THORAC/O
chest


ex. thoracic
THROMB/O
clot/thrombus


ex. thrombosis
TIBI/O
tibia


ex. tibiotalar
TONSILL/O
tonsil


ex. tonsillectomy
TOX/O
poison


ex. toxemia
TRACHE/O
trachea(windpipe)


ex. tracheotomy
ULN/O
ulna


ex. ulnoradial
UR/O
urine


ex. polyuria
URETER/O
ureter


ex. ureterovesical
URETHR/O
urethra


ex. urethritis
UTER/O
uterus


ex. uterovaginal
VAG/O
vagus nerve


ex. vagotomy
VAS/O
vessel/ductus deferens


ex. vasovagal/vasectomy
VEN/O
vein


ex. venotomy
VENTR/O
ventral/belly side


ex. ventral
VERTEBR/O
vertebra


ex. costovertebral
VULV/O
vulva


ex. vulvectomy
XANTH/O
yellow


ex. xanthoma