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abdomin/o
abdomen (abdominal cavity) aka celi/o, lapar/o
aden/o
gland
adenoid/o
adenoids
adip/o
fat
albumin/o
albumin
alveol/o
alveolus
an/o
anus
andr/o
male
angi/o
vessel (usually refers to blood vessel)
anter/o
anterior
antr/o
antrum
aort/o
aorta
apic/o
apex
appendic/o
appendix
arche/o
first, beginning
arteri/o
artery
arthr/o
joint
articul/o
joint
atel/o
imperfect, incomplete
ather/o
yellowish, fatty plaque
atri/o
atrium
aut/o
self
azot/o
urea, nitrogen
balan/o
glans penis
bi/o
life
blast/o
developing cell, germ cell
bol/o
to cast
bronch/i
bronchus
bronch/o
bronchi
cancer/o
cancer
capn/o
carbon dioxide
carcin/o
cancer
cardi/o
heart
caud/o
tail (downward)
cec/o
cecum
cecum
blind U-shaped pouch that is the first portion of the large intestine
celi/o
abdomen (abdominal cavity) aka abdomin/o, lapar/o
cephal/o
head (upward)
cerebr/o
brain
cervic/o
cervix
cheil/o
lip
chir/o
hand
chlor/o
green
chol/e
gall, bile
cholangi/o
bile duct
choledoch/o
common bile duct
chondr/o
cartilage
chrom/o
color
col/o
colon, large intestine
colon/o
colon, large intestine
colp/o
vagina
coni/o
dust
coron/o
heart
crani/o
cranium, skull
crypt/o
hidden
culd/o
cul-de-sac
cutane/o
skin
cyan/o
blue
cyst/o
bladder, sac
cyt/o
cell
dent/i
teeth
derm/o
skin
dermat/o
skin
dextr/o
right
diaphragmat/o
diaphragm
dist/o
away (from the point of attachment of a body part), far
diverticul/o
diverticulum, or blind pouch, extending from a hollow organ pl. diverticula
dors/o
back
duoden/o
duodenum
ech/o
sound
electr/o
electricity, electrical activity
encephal/o
brain
enter/o
intestine (usually denoting the small intestine)
epididym/o
epididymis
epiglott/o
epiglottis
episi/o
vulva
epitheli/o
epithelium
erthrocyt/o
blood cells (red)
erythr/o
red
esophag/o
esophagus
esthesi/o
feeling
eti/o
cause (of disease)
fet/o
fetus
fibr/o
fiber
fornic/o
fornix
front/o
anterior
fund/o
fundus
gastr/o
stomach
ger/o
aging
gingiv/o
gum
glomerul/o
glomerulus
gloss/o
tongue aka lingu/o
glyc/o
sugar
glycos/o
sugar
gno/o
knowledge
gyn/o
woman
gynec/o
woman
hem/o
blood
hemat/o
blood
hepat/o
liver
hepat/o
liver
herni/o
hernia, or protrusion of an organ thru a membrane or cavity wall
heter/o
other
hidr/o
sweat
hist/o
tissue
home/o
sameness
hydr/o
water
hymen/o
hymen
hyster/o
uterus
iatr/o
treatment, Physician, medicine
ile/o
ileum
ili/o
ilium
immun/o
safety, protection
infer/o
below
inguin/o
groin
isch/o
deficiency, blockage
jejun/o
jejunum
kary/o
nucleus
kerat/o
horny tissue, hard
lapar/o
abdomen (abdominal cavity) aka celi/o, abdomin/o
laryng/o
larynx (voice box)
later/o
side
lei/o
smooth
leiomy/o
smooth muscle
leuk/o
white
leukocyt/o
blood cells (white)
lingu/o
tongue aka gloss/o
lip/o
fat
lith/o
stone, calculus
lob/o
lobe
log/o
study, knowledge
lumb/o
loin
lumin/o
lumen
lymph/o
lymph, lymph gland
lymphaden/o
lymph gland
lys/o
dissolve
mamm/o
breast
mast/o
breast
meat/o
meatus (opening)
medi/o
middle
mediastin/o
mediastinum
melan/o
black
men/o
menstruation
ment/i
mind
metr/i
uterus
metr/o
uterus
muc/o
mucus
my/o
muscle
myc/o
fungus
myel/o
bone marrow, spinal cord
myocardi/o
heart muscle
myos/o
muscle
nas/o
nose
nat/o
birth
necr/o
death (cells, body)
nephr/o
kidney
neur/o
nerve
noct/i
night
nucle/o
nucleus
obstetr/o
midwife
odont/o
teeth
olig/o
scanty, few
omphal/o
umbilicus
onc/o
tumor. Mass
onych/o
nail
oophor/o
ovary
or/o
mouth aka stomat/o
orch/o
testis, testicle
orchid/o
testis, testicle
organ/o
organ
orth/o
straight
osse/o, oste/o
bone
ovari/o
ovary
ox/i
oxygen
ox/o
oxygen
pachy/o
thick
palat/o
palate
pancreat/o
pancreas
path/o
disease
ped/o
child
pelv/i
pelvis
perine/o
perineum
peritone/o
peritoneum
pharyng/o
pharynx (throat)
phleb/o
vessel (vein)
phren/o
mind
pil/o
hair
plasm/o
plasma
pleur/o
pleura
pneum/o
lung, air
pneumat/o
lung, air
pneumon/o
lung, air
polyp/o
polyp, small growth
poster/o
back, behind
proct/o
rectum aka rect/o
prostat/o
prostate gland
proxim/o
near (the point of attachment of a body part)
psych/o
mind
pulmon/o
lung
py/o
pus
pyel/o
renal pelvis
pylor/o
pylorus, pyloric sphincter
rect/o
rectum aka proct/o
ren/o
kidney
rhabd/o
rod-shaped, striated
rhabdomy/o
skeletal muscle
rheumat/o
watery
rhin/o
nose
rhytid/o
wrinkles
rib/o
ribose
sagitt/o
arrow
salping/o
fallopian tube (uterine tube)
sarc/o
flesh, connective tissue
seb/o
sebum (oil)
sept/o
septum (wall off, fence)
sial/o
saliva, salivary gland
sigmoid/o
sigmoid colon
sin/o
sinus, cavity
sinistr/o
left
sinus/o
sinus, cavity
som/o, somat/o
body
somn/o
sleep
son/o
sound
sperm/o
spermatozoon, sperm
spermat/o
sperm
spin/o
spine
spir/o
breathe, breathing
splen/o
spleen
staphyl/o
grapelike clusters
stern/o
sternum
steth/o
chest
stomat/o
mouth aka or/o
strept/o
twisted chain
super/o
above
system/o
system
test/o
testis, testicle
thel/o
nipple
therm/o
heat, temperature
thorac/o
thorax (chest)
thromb/o
clot
thrombocyt/o
blood cells (clotting)
thym/o
thymus gland
thyroid/o
thyroid
tom/o
cut, section
tonsil/o
tonsil
trache/o
trachea
trachel/o
cervix
trich/o
hair
troph/o
nourishment, development
tympan/o
eardrum
umbilic/o
umbilicus
ungu/o
nail
ur/o
urine, urinary tract, urinary system
ureter/o
ureter
urethr/o
urethra
urin/o
urine, urinary tract
uter/o
uterus
uvul/o
uvula
vagin/o
vagina
valv/o, valvul/o
valve
vas/o
vessel, duct
ven/o
vein
ventr/o
belly (front)
ventricul/o
ventricle
vertebr/o, spondylo/o
vertebra
vesic/o
bladder, sac
vesicul/o
seminal vesicle
vestibul/o
vestibule
viscer/o
internal organs
vulv/o
vulva
xanth/o
yellow
xer/o
dry