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pan-
all, complete, entire
pancreat-(o)
pancreas
para-
near, beside, beyond, abnormal, lower half of the body
-paresis
paralysis
-partum
birth, labor
path-(ia, o, y)
disease, abnormal condition
ped-(ia)
child
-penia
lack of, abnormal reduction in number, deficiency
pent-(a)
five
-pepsia, -pepsis
digestion
per-
through, by, excessive
peri-
around
-pexy
fixation
phag-(o)
eat, ingest
-phage, -phagia
to eat, consuming, swallow
pharyng-(o)
pharynx, throat
-phas, -phasia
speech
-philia, -philic
affinity for, attracted to
phleb-(o)
vein
-phobia
fear
phon-(o)
sound, voice
-phylaxis
protection, prevention
-plasty
surgical correction or repair
-plegia
paralysis
pleuro-
side, rib
-pnea
breathing
pneum-(o, on)
lung, pertaining to the lungs, air
pod-(e, o)
foot
poly-
many, much
post-
after, behind
pre-
before, in front of
pro-
in front of, forward
proct-(o)
rectum, rectal, anus
psora-
itch
pseudo-
false
psych-(i,o)
pretaining to the mind
-ptosis
drooping down, sagging, downward displacement
pulmon-(o)
lung
py-(o)
pus
pyel-(o)
renal pelvis of kidney
pyr-(o)
heat, fever
quad- (ra, ri)
four
radi-(o)
x-rays, radiation
re-
back, again
rect-(o)
rectum
ren-(o)
kidney
retro-
backward, in back, behind
rhin-(o)
nose, pertaining to the nose
-rraphy
suture of, sewing up of a gap or defect
-rraghia
sudden or excessive flow
-rrhea
flow, discharge
-rrhexis
rupture of, bursting
salping-(i,o)
tube, fallopian tube
sanguin-(o)
blood
sarc-(o)
malignant (cancer) connective tissue
-sarcoma
tumor, cancer
scler-(o)
hardening
-sclerosis
dryness or hardness
-scope
examining instrument
-scopy
observation
-sect
cut
semi-
half, part
sep-(ti)
poison, rot, infection
sinistr-(o)
left
soma-(t)
body
son-(o)
sound
-spasm
involuntary contraction
sperm-(ato)
spermatozoa, male germ (sex) cell
splen-(o)
spleen
-stasis
stoppage, maintaining a constant level
steno-
contracted, narrow
stern-(o)
sternum, breast bone
stoma-(t)
mouth
-stomy
artificial opening
sub-
less, under, below
sup-(er, ra)
above, upon, over, higher in position
sym-, syn-
joined, fused, together
tach-(o,y)
rapid, fast
ten-(do,o)
tendon
tetra-
four
-therapy
treatment
therm-(o,y)
heat
thorac-(o)
thorax, chest
thromb-(o)
clot, thrombus
thym-(o)
thymus gland
thyr-(o)
thyroid gland
-tome
instrument that cuts
-tox(ic)
poison
trach-(e,i,o)
trachea, windpipe
trans-
across, over, beyond
tri-
three
trich-(o)
hair
-trips(y)
crushing by rubbing or grinding
-trophy
nutrition, growth, development
tympan-(o)
eardum, tympanic membrane
ultra-
beyond, excess
uni-
one
ur-(o)
urine, urinary tract
ureter-(o)
ureter (tube from kidney to bladder)
tri-
three
trich-(o)
hair
urethr-(o)
urethra (tube from bladder to urinary meatus)
-trips(y)
crushing by rubbing or grinding
-uria
urine
-trophy
nutrition, growth, development
uter-(o)
uterus, womb
tympan-(o)
eardum, tympanic membrane
vas-(o)
vessel, duct
ultra-
beyond, excess
ven-(a)
vein
uni-
one
ventro-
to the front, abdomen
ur-(o)
urine, urinary tract
ureter-(o)
ureter (tube from kidney to bladder)
urethr-(o)
urethra (tube from bladder to urinary meatus)
-uria
urine
uter-(o)
uterus, womb
vas-(o)
vessel, duct
ven-(a)
vein
ventro-
to the front, abdomen