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114 Cards in this Set

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arthr/o
joint
bi/o
life
carcin/o
cancerous, cancer
Cardi/o
heart
cephal/o
head
cerebr/o
cerebrum (largest part of the 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
hem/o
blood
hepat/o
liver
iatr/o
treatment
leuk/o
white
nephr/o
kidney
neur/o
nerve
onc/o
tumor
path/o
disease
ped/o
child
Psych/o
mind
radi/o
x-rays
ren/o
kidney
rhin/o
nose
sect/o
to cut
thromb/o
clot, clotting
ur/o
urinary tract, urine
abdomin/o
abdomen
adip/o
fat
anter/o
front
bol/o
to cast (throw)
cervic/o
neck (of the body of the uterus)
chondr/o
cartilage (type of connective tissue)
chrom/o
color
coccyg/o
coccyx (tailbone)
crani/o
skull
dist/o
far, distant
dors/o
back portion of the body
hist/o
tissue
ili/o
ilium (part of the pelvic bone)
inguin/o
groin
kary/o
nucleus
later/o
side
lumb/o
lower back (side and back between the ribs and the pelvis)
medi/o
middle
nucle/o
nucleus
pelv/o
hip,pelvic cavity
poster/o
back, behind
proxim/o
nearest
sacr/o
sacrum
sarc/o
flesh
spin/o
spine, backbone
thel/o
nipple
thorac/o
chest
trache/o
trachea,windpipe
unbilic/o
navel, umbilicus
ventr/o
belly side of the body
vertebr/o
vertebrae, backbones
viscer/o
internal organs
acr/o
extremities, top, extreme point
acu/o
sharp, severe, sudden
aden/o
gland
agor/a
marketplace
amni/o
amnion (sac surrounding the embryo in the uterus)
angi/o
vessel
arteri/o
artery
axill/o
armpit
blehar/o
eyelid
broncho/o
bronchial tubes (two tubes, one right and one left, that branch from the trachea to enter the lungs)
carcin/o
cancer
chem/o
drug, chemical
chron/o
time
col/o
colon (large intestine)
neutr/o
neutrophil (a white blood cell)
ophthalm/o
eye
oste/o
bone
ot/o
ear
path/o
disease
Peritone/o
peritoneum
phag/o
to eat, swallow
phleb/o
vein
plas/o
formation, devepment
pleur/o
pleura(membranes surrounding lungs and adjacent to chest wall muscles)
pneumon/o
lungs
-carp/o
wrist
cib/o
meals
cis/o
to cut
cost/o
rib
cutane/o
skin
dactyl/o
fingers, toes
duct/o
to lead, carry
flex/o
to bend
fluor/o
luminous
furc/o
forking, branching
gloss/o
tongue
glyc/o
sugar
immun/o
protection
morph/o
shape,form
mort/o
death
nat/i
birth
eosino/o
red,rosy,dawn-colored
bas/o
base; opposite of acid
ot/o
ear
morph/o
shape or form
radi/o
x-rays; radioactivity, radius (lateral lower arm bone)
staphl/o
clusters