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hypo---
under, below, deficient
intra---
within
peri---
around
pre---
before
epi---
above, upon
Gastritis
inflammation of the stomach
Hematology
Study of blood
Epigastric
pertaining to the area above the stomach
or/o
mouth
stomat/o
mouth
gloss/o
tongue
lingu/o
tongue
dent/o
teeth
odont/o
teeth
gingiv/o
gum(s)
cheil/o
lip(s)
labi/o
lip(s)
sial/o
saliva, salivary glands
esophag/o
esophagus
gastr/o
stomach
pharyng/o
pharynx
pylor/o
pylorus
cholangi/o
bile vessel
cholecyst/o
gallbladder
chol/o
bile, gall
choledoch/o
bile duct
hepat/o
liver
pancreat/o
pancreas
an/o
anus
append/o
appendix
appendic/o
appendix
col/o
colon
colon/o
colon
duoden/o
duodenum
enter/o
intestine
ile/o
ileum
jejun/o
jejunum
proct/o
anus, rectum
rect/o
rectum
sigmoid/o
sigmoid colon
aer/o
air
carcin/o
cancer
hemat/o
blood
lith/o
stone, calculus
maxill/o
jaw
myc/o
fungus
orth/o
straight
therm/o
heat
tox/o
poison
toxic/o
poison
vagin/o
vagina
---al
pertaining to
---ar
pertaining to
---ary
pertaining to
---ic
pertaining to
---ia
condition
---ist
specialist
---ectomy
excision, removal
---plasty
surgical repair
---rrhaphy
suture
---tome
instrument to cut
---tomy
incision, cut into
---algia
pain
---dynia
pain
---emesis
vomit
---gram
record
---graphy
process of recording
---iasis
abnormal condition
---itis
inflammation
---lith
stone, calculus
---logist
specialist in the study of
---logy
study of
---megaly
enlargement
---oma
tumor
---osis
abnormal condition
---pepsia
disgestion
---phagia
swallow, eat
---plasty
surgical repair
---rrhea
flow, discharge
--rrhaphy
suture
---scope
instrument to view
---scopy
visual examination
---spasm
involuntary contraction
---stenosis
stricture, narrowing
ab---
away from
dia---
through, complete
dys---
bad, painful, difficult
epi---
above, upon
hyper---
above, excessive
hypo---
under, below
peri---
around
sub---
under, below
bolus
Food mixed with saliva
Buccal
Pertaining to the cheek
Caries
Decay (dental caries = tooth decay)
Deglutition
The act or process of swallowing
eu---
Normal
Eructation
Belching, burping
Feces
Solid wastes, Stools
Flatus
Gas expelled through anus
cheil/o
Lip
Labi/o
Lip
Inguin/o
Groin
Lingual papillae
Taste Buds
Masticate
Chew
peristalsis
involuntary, wavelike contractions of tubes of alimentary tract & other tubular structures
Prandi/o
Meal
cib/o
Meal
Pylor/o
Combining form referring to the pyloric sphincter, the opening between stomach & duodenum
vermiform
Shaped like a worm