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ARTHR/O
JOINT
abdomin/o
abdomen
acr/o
extremities, top, exreme point
acu/o
sharp, severe, sudden
ADEN/O
GLAND
adip/o
fat
aer/o
air
agor/o
marketplace
albin/o
white
albumin/o
albumin (a protein in the blood)
alges/o
sensitivity to pain
amni/o
amnion (sac surrounding the embryo in the uterus)
andr/o
male
angi/o
vessel
anter/o
front
arteri/o
artery
arthr/o
joint
axill/o
armpit
axill/o
armpit
azot/o
nitrogen
bacteri/o
bacteria
balan/o
glans penis
bas/o
base (alkaline)
bas/o
base (alkaline, the opposite of acid)
BI/O
LIFE
blephar/o
eyelid
bol/o
to cast (throw)
bronch/o
bronchial tubes
bronch/o
bronchial tube
C IS/O
TO CUT
cali/o, calic/o
calyx (calix)
CARCIN/O
CANCEROUS, CANCER
CARDI/O
HEART
carp/o
wrist bones
caus/o
burn, burning
cauter/o
heat, burn
CEPHAL/O
HEAD
CEREBR/O
CEREBRUM (LARGEST PART OF THE BRAIN)
cervic/o
neck (of the body or of the uterus)
cervic/o
neck
chem/o
drug, chemical
chem/o
drug
chondr/o
cartilage (type of connective tissue)
chrom/o
color
chrom/o
color
chrom/o
color
chron/o
time
cib/o
meals
coagul/o
clotting
coagul/o
clotting
coccyg/o
coccyx (tailbone)
col/o
colon (large intestine)
cost/o
rib
crani/o
skull
cras/o
mixture
CRIN/O
SECRETE (TO FORM AND GIVE OFF)
crpt/o
hidden
cry/o
cold
cutane/o
skin
cutane/o
skin
cutane/o
skin
CYST/O
URINARY BLADDER; A SAC OR A CYST (SAC CONTAING FLUID)
cyst/o
urinary bladder
cyt/o
cell
CYT/O
CELL
cyt/o
cell
cyt/o
cell
dactyl/o
fingers/ toes
DERM/O
SKIN
derm/o
skin
derm/o, dermat/o
skin
DERMAT/O
SKIN
diaphor/o
profuse sweating
dips/o
thirst
dist/o
far, distant
dors/o
back portion of the body
duct/o
to lead, carry
ELECTR/O
ELECTRICITY
ENCEPHAL/O
BRAIN
ENTER/O
INTESTINES (USUALLY THE SMALL INTESTINE)
eosin/o
red, dawn, rosy
eosin/o
red, dawn, rosy
epididym/o
epididymis
erg/o
work
erythem/o, erythemat/o
redness
ERYTHR/O
RED
erythr/o
red
erythr/o
red
esthes/o
feeling, sensation
flex/o
to bend
furc/o
forking, branching
GASTR/O
STOMACH
glomerul/o
glomerulus (collection of capillaries)
gloss/o
tongue
glyc/o
sugar
GNOS/O
KNOWLEDGE
gon/o
seed
granul/o
granules
granul/o
granules
GYNEC/O
WOMAN, FEMALE
hem/o
blood
hem/o
blood
hemat/o
blood
hemat/o
blood
HEMAT/O HEM/O
BLOOD
hemoglobin
hemoglobin
hemoglobin/o
hemoglobin
HEPAT/O
LIVER
hidr/o
sweat
hist/o
tissue
hist/o
tissue
hydr/o
water, fluid
hydr/o
water, fluid
hypn/o
sleep
iatr/o
treatment
ichthy/o
scaly, dry
ili/o
ilium (part of the pelvic bone)
immun/o
protection
immun/o
protection
immun/o
protection
inguin/o
groin
inguin/o
groin
inguin/o
groin
is/o
same, equal
is/o
same, equal
isch/o
to hold back
kary/o
nucleus
kary/o
nucleus
kary/o
nucleus
kerat/o
hard, horny tissue
ket/o, keton/o
ketone bodies (ketoacids and acetone)
lapar/o
abdomen, abdominal wall
larng/o
larynx (voice box)
later/o
side
LATR/O
TREATMENT
leuk/o
white
leuk/o
white
leuk/o
white
LEUK/P
WHITE
lingu/o
tongue
lip/o
fat
lith/o
stone
lumb/o
lower back (side and back between the ribs and the pelvis)
lymph/o
lymph
lymph/o
lymph
lymph/o
lymph
lymphaden/o
lymph node
lymphaden/o
lymph node
mamm/o
breast
mast/o
breast
meat/o
meatus
medi/o
middle
melan/o
black
mon/o
one, single
mon/o
one, single
morph/o
shape, form
morph/o
shape, form
morph/o
shape, form
morph/o
shape, form
mort/o
death
muc/o
mucus
my/o
muscle
myc/o
fungus
myc/o
mold, fungus
myel/o
spinal cord, bone marrow
myel/o
bone marrow
myel/o
bone marrow
narc/o
stupor
nat/i
birth
necr/o
death (of cells or whole body)
nect/o
to bind, tie, connect
NEPHR/O
NERVE
NEPHR/O
kidney
NEUR/O
NERVE
neutr/o
neutrophil ( a white blood cell)
neutr/o
neutral (neither base nor acid)
neutr/o
neutral (neither base nor acid)
noct/i
night
norm/o
rule, order
nucle/o
nucleus
nucle/o
nucleus
nucle/o
nucleus
olig/o
scanty
ONC/O
TUMOR
onych/o
nail
OPHTHALM/O
EYE
or/o
mouth
orch/o, orchi/o, orchid/o
testis, testicle
OSTE/O
BONE
ot/o
ear
ox/o
oxygen
PATH/O
DISEASE
PED/O
CHILD
pelv/o
hip, pelvic cavilty
peritone/o
peritoneum
phag/o
to eat, swallow
phag/o
eat, swallow
phag/o
eat, swallow
pharmac/o
drug
phim/o
to muzzle
phleb/o
vein
phyt/o
plant
pil/o
hair
plas/o
formation, development
pleur/o
pleura
pneumon/o
lungs
poikil/o
varied, irregular
poikil/o
varied, irregular
poster/o
back, behind
prostat/o
prostate gland
proxim/o
nearest
prurit/o
itching
PSYCH/O
MIND
pub/o
pubis (pubic bone); anterior portion of the pelvic or hipbone
pulmon/o
lungs
py/o
pus
pyel/o
renal pelvis
pyret/o
fever
RADI/O
X-RAYS
rect/o
rectum
REN/O
KIDNEY
ren/o
kidney
RHIN/O
NOSE
rhytid/o
wrinkle
sacr/o
sacrum
SARC/O
FLESH
sarc/o
flesh
seb/o
sebum (oily secretions from glands)
SECT/O
TO CUT
semin/i
semen, seed
seps/o
infection
sider/o
iron
sider/o
iron
somn/o
sleep
son/o
sound
sperm/o, spermat/o
spermatozoa, semen
spher/o
globe, round
spher/o
globe, round
spin/o
spine, backbone
splen/o
spleen
splen/o
spleen
splen/o
spleen
squam/o
scale-like
staphyl/o
clusters
steat/o
fat
strept/o
twisted chains
terat/o
monster
test/o
testis, testicle
the/o
to put, place
thec/o
sheath (of brain and spinal cord)
thel/o
nipple
thel/o
nipple
thorac/o
chest
thorac/o
chest
THROMB/O
CLOT, CLOTTING (PLATELET)
thromb/o
clot
thromb/o
clot
thym/o
thymus gland
thym/o
thymus gland
thyr/o
shield
tonsill/o
tonsils
top/o
place, position, location
tox/o
poison
tox/o
poison
tox/o
poison
tox/o
poison
trache/o
trachea, windpipe
trich/o
hair
trigon/o
trigone (region of the bladder)
umbilic/o
navel, umbilicus
ungu/o
nail
UR/O
URINARY TRACT, URINE
ur/o
urine (urea)
ureter/o
ureter
urethr/o
urethra
urethr/o
urethra
urin/o
urine
varic/o
varicose veins
vas/o
vessel
vas/o
vessel, duct (referring to the vas deferens)
ven/o
vein
ven/o
vein
ventr/o
belly side of body
vertebr/o
vertebrae, backbones
vesic/o
urinary bladder
viscer/o
internal organs
vit/o
life
xanth/o
yellow
xer/o
dry
zo/o
animal life