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ultra-
excess, beyond
ultra/sound
(EXCESS,BEYOND sound)
somat/o
body
somat/o/path/ic
(pertaining to BODY, disease
xen/o
foreign, strange
xen/o/graft
(strange tissue transplant)
xer/o
dry
xer/osis
(dry, abnormal condition)
-gnosis
knowing
pro/gnosis
(before KNOWING)
viscer/o
internal organs, viscera
viscer/o/megaly
(enlargement of the INTERNAL ORGANS)
-genesis
forming, producing, origin
path/o/genesis
(disease ORGIN)
cyt/o
cell
cyt/o/logist
(one who studies CELLS)
hist/o
tissue
hist/o/logy
(study of TISSUE)
nucle/o
nucleus
nucle/o/toxin
(poison of the NUCLEUS)
anter/o
anterior, front
anter/o/posterior
(behind the FRONT)
caud/o
tail
caud/al
(pertaining to TAIL)
dist/o
far, farthest
dist/al
(pertaining to FAR)
dors/o
back (of body)
dors/al
(pertaining to BACK of the body)
infer/o
lower, below
infer/ior
(pertaining to BELOW)
later/o
side, to one side
later/abdomin/al
(pertaining TO ONE SIDE of the abdomen)
medi/o
middle
medi/o/later/al
(pertaining to MIDDLE side)
poster/o
back (of body), behind, posterior
poster/o/later/al
(pertaining to BACK side)
proxim/o
near, nearest
proxim/al
(pertaining to NEAREST)
ventr/o
belly, belly side
ventr/al
(pertainaing to BELLY)
abdomin/o
abdomen
abdomin/o/pelv/ic
(pertaining to ABDOMEN pelvis)
acr/o
extremity
acr/o/megaly
(enlargement of the EXTREMITY)
inguin/o
groin
inguin/al
(pertainaing to the GROIN)
lumb/o
loin
lumb/o/dynia
(pertainig to PAIN of the loins)
emphal/o
navel
omphal/o/cele
(hernia in the NAVEL area)
pelv/o
pelvis
pelv/o/scopy
visual examination of the PELVIS)
abin/o
white
albin/ism
(WHITE condition)
leuc/o
white
leuc/o/cyte
(WHITE cells)
leuk/o
white
leuk/o/derm
(WHITE skin)
anthrac/o
black, coal
anthrac/osis
(BLACK abnormal condition)
chlor/o
green
chlor/o/cyte
(GREEN cell)
cirrh/o
yellow
cirrh/osis
(YELLOW abnormal condition)
janud/o
yellow
jaund/ice
(YELLOW noun ending)
xanth/o
yellow
xanth-emia
(YELLOW blood)
cyan/o
blue
cyan/o/derma
(BLUE skin)
erythem/o
red
erythem/a
(noun ending, RED)
erthr/o
red
erthar/o/cyte
(RED cell)
rube/o
red
rube/osis
(red, abnormal condition)
melan-o
black
melan/oma
(black tumor
poli/o
grey
poli-o/myel/itis
(GREY, inflammation of the spinal cord)
fasci/o
band
fasci/itis
(band, inflammation)
home/o
same, alike
home/o/stasis
(same, standing still)
idi/o
unknown, peculariar
idi/o/path/ic
pertaining to an KNOWN disease)
path/o
disease
path/o/gen
(to produce DISEASE)
radi/o
radaiation, x-ray
radi/o/graphy
(process of recording an X-RAY)
-gram
record, a writing
son/o/gram
(RECORD of sound
-graph
instrument for recording
son/o/graph
(INSTRUMENT for recording sound)
-graphy
process of recording
myel/o/graphy
(PROCESS of recording sound
-pathy
disease
cyt/o/pathy
(disease of cell)
ab-
from, away from
ab/axi/al
(pertaining to AWAY from the axis)
ad-
toward
ab/duction
(movement TOWARD)
allo-
other, differing from the usual
allo/plasty
(surgical repair DIFFERING from the usual
infra-
below, under
infra-cost/al
(pertaining to BELOW rib)
peri-
around
peri/cardi/um
(noun ending AROUND the heart)
super-
upper, above
super/ior
(pertaining to upper)
trans-
accross, through
trans/ocul/ar
(pertaining to across the eye)