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aden/o
gland
arthr/o
joint
bi/o
life
carcin/o
cancerous, cancer
cardi/o
heart
cephal/o
head
cerebr/o
cerebrum (largest part of brain)
cis/o
to cut
crin/o
secrete (to form and give off)
cyst/o
urinary bladder; a sac or a cyst (sac containing fluid)
cyt/o
cell
derm/o
skin
dermat/o
skin
electr/o
electricity
encephal/o
brain
enter/o
intestines (usually the small intestine)
erythr/o
red
gastr/o
stomach
gnos/o
knowledge
gynec/o
woman, female
hemat/o
blood
hem/o
blood
-itis
inflammation
hepat/o
liver
iatr/o
treatment
leuk/o
white
-logy
study of
nephr/o
kidney
neur/o
nerve
-oma
tumor, mass, swelling
onc/o
tumor
ophthalm/o
eye
-opsy
process of viewing
oste/o
bone
-osis
condition, usually abnormal
path/o
disease
ped/o
child
-pathy
disease condition
psych/o
mind
radi/o
x-rays
-scope
instrument to visually examine
ren/o
kidney
rhin/o
nose
-scopy
viewing with an endoscope
sarc/o
flesh
sect/o
to cut
-sis
state of
thromb/o
clot, clotting
-emia
blood condition
ur/o
urinary tract, urine
-ac
pertaining to
-genic
pertaining to producing, produced by, or produced in
-tomy
process of cutting, incision
-al
pertaining to
-algia
pain
-y
process, condition
-ectomy
excision, removal
-cyte
cell
-gram
record
a-, an-
no, not, without
-ic, -ical
pertaining to
auto-
self
-ion
process
-ist
specialist
dia-
through, complete
endo-
within
epi-
above, upon
ex-
out
exo-
out
hyper-
excessive, above, more than normal
hypo-
deficient, below, under, less than normal
in-
into, in
peri-
surrounding, around
pro-
before, forward
re-
back, backward, again
retro-
behind
sub-
below, under
trans-
across, through
-um
structure
glyc/o
sugar
dermis
middle layer of skin
-globin
protein
vascul/o
blood vessels