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-itis
inflammation
vir/o
virus or poison
-dynia
pain
melan/o
black, dark
enter/o
small intestine
ab-
away from
cardi/o, card/o
heart
gastr/o
stomach, belly
neur/o, nerv/o,
neur/i
nerve, nerve tissue
oste/o, oss/i, oss/e, ost/o
bone
appendic/o, append/o
appendix
crani/o
skull
cyt/o, -cyte
cell
lith/o, -lith
stone, calculus
myc/o, myc/e
fungus
nat/i
birth
neo-
new
-oma
tumor, neoplasm
path/o, -pathy
disease, suffering, feeling, emotion
-plasty
surgical repair
pyel/o
renal pelvis, bowl of kidney
pyr/o, pyret/o
fever or fire
poli/o
gray matter of brain and spinal cord
-al
pertaining to
tonsill/o
tonsil, throat
-algia
pain, suffering
-osis
abnormal condition, disease
-malacia
abnormal softening
-megaly
enlargement
-necrosis
tissue death
-sclerosis
abnormal hardening
dys-
bad, difficult, painful
ad-
toward or in the direction of
intra-
within or inside
eu-
good, normal, well, or easy
hyper-
excessive or increased
hypo-
deficient or decreased
inter-
between or among
sub-
under, less, or below
supra-
above or excessive
ather/o
plaque or fatty substance
ileum
small intestine
ilium
hip bone
-ologist
specialist
geront/o
old age
-ology
the study of
-ostomy
to create an artificial opening
-otomy
cutting into or a surgical incision
py/o
pus
arteri/o, arter/o
artery
col/o
colon
my/o
muscle
myel/o
spinal cord, bone marrow
arthr/o
joint
cyan/o
blue
erythr/o
red
leuk/o
white