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cardi/o
heart
phag/o
to eat, swallow
peritone/o
peritoneum
is/o
same, equal
ot/o
ear
sider/o
iron
cyst/o
urinary bladder; a sac or cyst (sac containing fluid)
cyt/o
cell
electr/o
electricity
neur/o
nerve
onc/o
tumor
arthr/o
joint
ur/o
urinary tract, urine
derm/o
dermat/o
skin
encephal/o
brain
psych/o
mind
bi/o
life
ophthalm/o
eye
sect/o
to cut
eosin/o
red, rosy, dawn-colored
oste/o
bone
staphyl/o
clusters, uvula
cis/o
to cut
path/o
disease
carcin/o
cancerous, cancer
iatr/o
treatment, physician
pleur/o
pleura
arteri/o
artery
axill/o
armpit
blephar/o
eyelid
spher/o
globed-shaped, round
chem/o
drug, chemical
chron/o
time
col/o
colon (large intestine)
hydr/o
water, fluid
lapar/o
abdomen, abdominal wall
laryng/o
larynx (voice box)
lymph/o
lymph
mamm/o
breast
mast/o
breast
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
leuk/o
white
aden/o
gland
hepat/o
liver
hemat/o
hem/o
blood
gynec/o
woman, female
gnos/o
knowledge
gastr/o
stomach
erythr/o
red
enter/o
intestines (usually the small intestine)
rhin/o
nose
ren/o
kidney
thromb/o
clot, clotting
lymphaden/o
lymph node (gland)
thym/o
thymus gland
pelv/o
hip, pelvic cavity, pelvic bone
crani/o
skull
dist/o
far, distant
hist/o
tissue
inguin/o
groin
kary/o
nucleus
later/o
side
medi/o
middle
nucle/o
nucleus
proxim/o
nearest
sacr/o
sacrum
spin/o
spine, backbone
thel/o
nipple
thorac/o
chest
glyc/o
sugar, glucose
carp/o
wrist bones (carpals)
chondr/o
cartilage
sarc/o
flesh (connective tissue)
poster/o
back, behind
pub/o
pubis (anterior part of the hip bone)
anter/o
front
dors/o
back portion of the body
ventr/o
belly side of the body
tonsill/o
tonsils
strept/o
twisted chains
splen/o
spleen
rect/o
rectum
pulmon/o
lungs
plas/o
formation, development
phleb/o
vein
nat/i
birth
duct/o
to lead, carry
top/o
position, place, location
urethr/o
urethra
tox/o
poison
thyr/o
shield (thyroid)
son/o
sound
somn/o
sleep
seps/o
infection
cerebr/o
cerebrum (largest part of the brain)
bol/o
to cast, throw
adip/o
fat
abdomin/o
abdomen
poikil/o
varied, irregular
cephal/o
head
cervic/o
neck (of the body or of the uterus)
chrom/o
color
coccyg/o
coccyx (tailbone)
acr/o
extremities, extreme point, top
acu/o
sharp, severe, sudden
cib/o
meals
cost/o
rib
cutane/o
skin
dactyl/o
fingers, toes
flex/o
to bend
furc/o
forking, branching
mort/o
death
gloss/o
tongue
nect/o
to bind, tie, connect
norm/o
rule, order
ox/o
oxygen
angi/o
vessel (blood)
hemoglobin/o
hemoglobin
bronch/o
bronchial tubes
agor/a
marketplace
ili/o
ilium
crin/o
secrete
immun/o
immune, protection, safe
granul/o
granule(s)
coagul/o
coagulation (clotting)
mon/o
one, single
ven/o
ven/i
vein
pneumon/o
lungs, air, gas
amni/o
amnion (sac surrounding the embryo)
neutr/o
neutral, neither, neutrophil (a white blood cell)
the/o
to put, place
isch/o
to hold back, back
lumb/o
lower back, loin
umbilic/o
navel, umbilicus
vertebr/o
vertebrae, backbones
viscer/o
internal organs
ped/o
child, foot
bas/o
base (alkaline, the opposite of acid)
radi/o
x-rays, radioactivity, radius (lateral lower arm bone)
trache/o
trache, windpipe