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aden/o
gland
ateri/o
artery
arthr/o
joint
bronch/o
bronchus
cardi/o
heart (also, part of stomach)
cephal/o
head
cerebr/o
part of brain (cerebrum)
cholecyst/o
gallbladder
chondr/o
cartilage
col/o
colon (large intestine)
colp/o
vagina
cost/o
rib
crani/o
cranium (skull)
cyst/o
bladder
derm/o
skin
encephal/o
brain
gastr/o
stomach
gravid
pregnancy
heap, hepato
liver
hyster/o
uterus
metro
uterus
lapar/o
abdomen
mast
breast
my/o
muscle
myring/o
eardrum
tympan/o
eardrum
neuro
nerve
nephr/o
kidney
renal
kidney
orth/o
straight or right
oste/o
bone
ot/o
ear
path/o
lung
pulmon/o
lung
pyel/o
kidney or pelvis
ren/o
kidney
rhin/o
nose
sanguine
blood
sero
serum
soma
body
vaso
vessel (artery, vein)
a-
without or not
an-
without or not
ar-
without or not
ad-
near, toward
ab-
away from
ante-
before, forward
anti-
against
brady-
slow
dis-
undone from
dys-
painful or difficult
hemo-
blood
hyper-
too much, high
hypo-
not enough, low, under
inter-
between
intra-
within
iso-
equal
lip-
fat
mal-
bad
poly-
many, much
pre-
before
pro-
in front of, before
post-
after, behind
noct-
night
pyo-
pus
megalo-
large (enlarged)
-megaly
large (enlarged)
-ectomy
to excise surgically
-itis
inflammation
-lysis
destruction
-ostomy
a new permanent opening
-otomy
cutting into (making an incision)
-orrhea
flow or discharge
-orrhaphy
surgical repair
-oma
tumor (also means swelling)
-pexy
fixation (a type of repation)
-pnea
breathing, lungs
-plasty
plastic surgery
-plegia
paralysis
-centesis
surgical puncture to remove fluid
-plasia
growth (cells)