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sacr/o
sacrum
salping/o
tube (usually fallopian or eustachian [auditory] tubes)
-salpinx
tube (usually fallopian or eustachian [auditory] tubes)
sarc/o
flesh (connective)
scapul/o
scapula (shoulder blade)
-sarcoma
malignant tumor of connective tissue
-schisis
a splitting
schiz/o
split
scler/o
hardening; sclera (white of eye)
scoli/o
crooked, bent
-scope
instrument for examining
-scopy
visual examination
scot/o
darkness
seb/o
sebum, sebaceous
semi-
one half
sept/o
septum
sequestr/o
a separation
ser/o
serum
sial/o
saliva, salivary gland
sider/o
iron
sigmoid/o
sigmoid colon
silic/o
flint
sin/o
sinus, cavity
sinus/o
sinus, cavity
-sis
state of; condition
-social
society
somat/o
body
somn/o
sleep
son/o
sound
-spadias
slit, fissure
-spasm
involuntary contraction, twitching
sperm/o
spermatozoa, sperm cells
spermat/o
spermatozoa, sperm cells
sphygm/o
pulse
-sphyxia
pulse
spin/o
spine
spir/o
breathe
splen/o
spleen
spondyl/o
vertebrae (backbone)
squam/o
scale
staped/o
stapes
-stasis
standing still
steat/o
fat
sten/o
narrowing, stricture
-stenosis
narrowing, stricture
stern/o
sternum (breastbone)
steth/o
chest
sthen/o
strength
stigmat/o
a point
stomat/o
mouth
-stomy
forming an opening (mouth)
sub-
under, below
sudor/o
sweat
super-
upper, above
supra-
above; excessive; superior
sym-
union, together, joined
syn-
union, together, joined
synapt/o
synapsis, point of contact
synov/o
synovial membrane, synovial fluid