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abdomin/o
abdomin
acr/o
extremities, top, extreme point
aden/o
gland
agor/a
marketplace
amni/o
amnioon (sac surrounding the embryo in the uterus)
angi/o
vessel
arteri/o
artery
arthr/o
joint
axill/o
armpit
blephar/o
eyelid
bronch/o
bronchial tubes
( two tubes, one right and left, that branch from trachea to enter the lungs)
carcin/o
cancer
chem/o
drug, chemical
chhondro/o
cartlage
chron/o
time
col/o
colon
(large intestine)
cyst/o
urinary bladder
encephal/o
brain
hydr/o
water, fluid
inguin/o
groin
isch/o
to hold back
lapar/o
abdomen, abdominal wall
laryng/o
larynx (voice box)
lymph/o
lymph (clear fluid)
mamm/o
mast/o
breat
morph/o
shape/form
muc/o
mucus
my/o
muscle
myel/o
spinal cord, bone marrow
necr/o
death (of cells or whole body)
nephr/o
kidney
neur/o
nerve
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, development
pleur/o
pleura (membranes surrounding lungs adn adjacent to chest wall muscles)
pneumon/o
pulmon/o
lungs
rect/o
rectum
ren/o
kidney
sarc/o
flesh
splen/o
spleen
staphyl/o

*comb. forms
clusters
strept/o

*comb. forms
twisted chains
thorac/o

*comb. forms
chest
thromb/o

*comb. forms
clot
tonsill/o

*comb. forms
tonsils
trache/o

*comb. forms
trachea (windpipe)
ven/o

*comb. forms
vein
-algia
-dynia
pain
-cele
hernia
-centesis
surgical puncture to remove fluid
-coccus (pl: -cocci)
berry-shaped bacterium (pl: bacteria)
-cyte
cell
-ectomy
excision, removal, resection
-emia
blood condition
-genesis
condition of producing, forming