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aden/o
gland
arthr/o
joint
bi/o
life
carcin/o
cancer (malignent)
cephal/o
head
cerebr/o
cerebrum (brain)
cis/o
to cut
crin/o
secrete
cyst/o
urinary bladder
cyt/o
cell
derm/o
skin
electr/o
electricity
encephal/o
brain
enter/o
intestines
erythr/o
red
gastr/o
stomach
glyc/o
sugar
gnos/o
knowledge
gynec/o
women/female
hem/o
hemat/o
liver
iatr/o
treatment
leuk/o
white
log/o
logic
nephr/o
kidney
neur/o
nerve
onc/o
tumor
ophthalm/o
eye
oste/o
bone
path/o
disease
ped/o
child
psych/o
mind
radi/o
x-ray
ren/o
kidney
rhin/o
nose
sarc/o
flesh
sect/o
cut
thromb/o
clott
ur/o
urinary tract
-emia
blood condition
-ectomy
removal
-ac
-al
pertaining to
-globin
protein
-gram
record
-ic
-ical
pertaining to
-ion
process
-ist
specialist
-itis
inflammation
-logy
study of
-oma
mass, tumor
-opsy
process of viewing
-osis
condition
-pathy
disease
-scope
instrument to examine
-scopy
process of examining
-sis
state of
-tomy
process of cutting
-y
process, condition
dia-
complete
endo-
within
in-
into
pro-
before
re-
back
retro-
after, behind
sub-
below
trans-
across
abdomin/o
abdomen
adip/o
fat
anter/o
front
bol/o
build, cast
cervic/o
neck
chondr/o
cartilage
coccyg/o
tailbone
crani/o
skull
dist/o
far
dors/o
back
hist/o
tissue
ili/o
illium
inguin/o
groin
kary/o
picture
later/o
side
lumb/o
lumbar
medi/o
middle
nucle/o
nucleus
pelv/o
pelvic
poster/o
back, behind
proxim/o
near
sacr/o
sacrum
sarc/o
flesh
spin/o
spine
thel/o
nipple
thorac/o
chest
umbilic/o
umbilicus
ventr/o
belly side
vertebr/o
backbone
viscer/o
internal organs
ana-
up
cata-
down
inter-
within
meta-
change, beyond
-eal
pertaining to
-iac
-ior
pertaining to
-ism
process
-plasm
formation
-somes
bodies
acr/o
extremities
acu/o
sharp, sudden
agor/a
marketplace
amni/o
amniun
angi/o
vessell
arteri/o
artery
axill/o
armpit
blephar/o
eyelid
bronch/o
bronchial tube
chron/o
time
col/o
colon
isch/o
to hold back
lapar/o
abdominal wall
laryng/o
larynx
morph/o
shape, form
muc/o
mucus
my/o
muscle
myel/o
spinal cord
bone marrow
necr/o
death of cells
nephr/o
kidney
neur/o
nerve
neutr/o
neutrophil
ot/o
ear
peritone/o
peritoneum
phleb/o
vein
plas/o
development, formation
pleur/o
pleura
pneumon/o
air,lung
pulumon/o
lung
staphyl/o
clusters
strept/o
twisted chains
ven/o
vein
ab-
away from
ad-
toward
ante-
before
anti-
against
brady=
slow
con-
with, together
contra-
opposite
de-
lack of
dys-
difficult
ec-
ecto-
outside
en-
endo-
within
eu-
good
ex-
out, away from
in-
within
infra-
beneath
inter-
between
intra-
within
mal-
bad
new-
new
pan-
all
para-
near, abnormal
per-
through
syn, sym
together
ultra-
beyond, excess
carp/o
carpals
cib/o
meal
cost/o
rib
cutane/o
skin
dactyl/o
fingers/toes
duct/o
to lead
flex/o
bend
furc/o
fork, branch
gloss/o
tounge
nat/i
birth
nect/o
to bind
seps/o
infection
somn/o
sleep
son/o
sound
the/o
put, place
-blast
embryonic, immature
-cyesis
pregnancy
-drome
to run
-lapse
fall back
-lysis
separation, breakdown
-phoria
feeling
-physis
to grow
-plasia
formation, development
-pnea
breathing
-ptosis
drop, sag
-rrhea
flow
-stasis
control, stop
-trophy
development, nourishment
adenoid/o
adenoid
alveol/o
alveolus; air sac
bronchiol/o
bronchiole
capn/o
carbon dioxide
coni/o
dust
pector/o
chest
phon/o
voice
phren/o
diaphragm
py/o
pus
spir/o
breathing
-capnia
carbon dioxide
-centesis
removal of fluid
-dynia
pain
-osmia
smell
-osia
oxygen
-ptysis
spit
-sphyxia
pulse
-stenosis
narrowing
-stomy
surgical opening
-stenosis
narrowing
-desis
to bind together
acetabul/o
acetabulom (hip socket)
anklyl/o
stiff
calc/o
calcium
calcane/o
calcaneous (heel bone)
kyph/o
humpback
leiomy/o
smooth muscle
lord/o
curve, swayback
malleol/o
malleolus (ankle bone)
mandibul/o
mandibule (lower jaw)
maxill/o
maxilla (upper jaw)
olecran/o
olecranon (elbow)
plant/o
sole of foot
rhabdomy/o
skeletal (striated) muscle
rheumat/o
watery flow
scoli/o
crocked, bent
-asthenia
lack of strength
-listhesis
slip
-malacia
softening