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acr/o
extremities, top, extreme point
acu/o
sharp, severe, sudden
agor/a
marketplace
amni/o
amnion (sac surr. embryo in uterus)
angi/o
vessel
arteri/o
artery
axill/o
armpit
blephar/o
eyelid
bronch/o
bronchial tubes
chem/o
drug, chemical
chron/o
time
col/o
colon
hydr/o
water, fluid
isch/o
to hold back
lapar/o
abdomen, abdominal wall
mast/o
breast
morph/o
shape, form
muc/o
mucus
myel/o
spinal cord or bone marrow
my/o
muscle
necr/o
death (of cells or whole body)
nephr/o
kidney
neur/o
nerve
neutro/o
neutrophil (white blood cell)
opthalm/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 (membrane surr. lungs)
pneumon/o
lungs
pulmon/o
lungs
rect/o
rectum
ren/o
kidney
splen/o
spleen
staphyl/o
clusters
strept/o
twisted chains
thromb/o
clot
ven/o
vein
-cele
hernia
-centesis
surgical procedure to remove fluid
-coccus
berry-shaped bacterium
-dynia
pain
-genesis
condition of producing, forming
-gram
record
-graph
instrument for recording
-graphy
process of recording
-lysis
breakdown, destruction, separation
-malacia
softening
-megaly
enlargement
-opsy
to view
-osis
condition, usually abnormal
-penia
deficiency
-plasia
development, formation, growth
-plasty
surgical repair
-ptosis
dropping, sagging
-sclerosis
hardening
-scope
instrument for visual exam
-scopy
process of visual exam
-stasis
stopping, controlling
-stomy
opening to form a mouth (stoma)
-therapy
treatment
-tomy
incision
-trophy
nourishment, development
-er
one who
-ia
condition
-ole
little, small
-ule
little, small
-um, ium
structure, tissue, thing
-y
condition, process
-ar
pert. to
-ary
pert. to
-oid
resembling
-ous
pert. to
-tic
pert. to