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abdomin/o
abdomen
adip/o
fat
anter/o
front
bol/o
to cast (throw)
cervic/o
neck
chondr/o
cartilage
chrom/o
color
coccyg/o
coccyx (tailbone)
crani/o
skull
cyt/o
cell
dist/o
far distant
dors/o
back portion of the body
hist/o
tissue
ili/o
illium
inguin/o
groin
kary/o
nucleus
later/o
side
medi/o
middle
nucle/o
nucleus
pelv/o
hip pelvic cavity
poster/o
back behind
proxim/o
nearest
sacr/o
sacrum
sarc/o
flesh
spin/o
spine, backbone
thel/o
nipple
thorac/o
chestq
trache/o
trachea windpipe
umbilic/o
navel, unbilicus
ventro/o
belly side of the body
vetebr/o
vertebrae, backbone
viscer/o
internal organs
ana
up
cata
down
epi
above
hypo
below
inter
between
meta
change
-eal, -iac, -ior, -ism, -ose
pertaining to, full of
plasm
formation
-somes
bodies
-type
picture, classification
largynx
voice box
pleura
membrane surrounding the lungs
parynx
throat
adipose tissue
collection of fat cells
womb
uterus
cartlidge
flexible connective tissue attached to bones at joints
urethra
tube leading from the urinary bladder to the outside of the body.
thyroid
endocrine gland surrounding the windpipe in the neck.
acr/o
extremities, top, extreme point
acu/o
sharp, severe sudden
agor/a
marketplace
anti/o
vessel
arteri/o
artery
arthro/o
joint
axill/o
armpit
blephar/o
eyelid
bronch/o
bronchial tubes
carcin/o
cancer
chem/o
drug, chemical
chondr/o
cartilage
chron/o
time
col/o
colon
cyst/o
urinary bladder
encephal/o
brain
hydr/0
water
inguin/o
groin
isch/o
to hold back
lapra/o
abdomen, abdominal
laryng/o
larynx (voice box)
lymph.o
lymph
mamm/o
breast
mast/o
breast
morpho
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
neur/o
nerves
neutr/o
neutrophil (a 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
pneumon/o
lungs
pulmon/o
lungs
rect/o
rectum
ren/o
kidney
sarc/o
flesh
splen/o
spleen
staphyl/o
clusters
strept/o
twisted chains
torac/o
chest
thromb/o
clot
tonsill/o
tonsil
trache/o
trachea (windpipe)
ven/o
vein
-algia
pain
-cele
hernia
-centesis
surgical puncture to remove fluid
-coccus
berry-shaped bacterium
-cyte
cell
-dynia
pain
-ectomy
excision, removal resection
-emia
blood condition
-genesis
condition of producing, forming
-genic
pertaining to producing, produced by or in
gram
record
graph
instrument used for recording
graphy
process of recording
-itis
inflammation
-logy
study of
-lysis
breakdown, destruction, separation
-malacia
softening
-megaly
enlargement
-oma
tumor, mass, collection of fluid
-opsy
to view
-osis
condition, usually abnormal
-pathy
disease condition
-penia
deficiency
-phobia
fear
-plasia
development, formation, growth
-plasty
surgical repair
-ptosis
drooping, sagging, prolapse
sclerosis
hardening
scope
instrument for visual examination
scopy
process of visual examination
stasis
stopping, controlling
-megaly
enlargement
-oma
tumor, mass, collection of fluid
-opsy
to view
-osis
condition, usually abnormal
-pathy
disease condition
-penia
deficiency
-phobia
fear
-plasia
development, formation, growth
-plasty
surgical repair
-ptosis
drooping, sagging, prolapse
sclerosis
hardening
scope
instrument for visual examination
scopy
process of visual examination
stasis
stopping, controlling
stomy
opening to form a mouth (stoma)
therapy
treatment
tomy
incision, to cut into
trophy
development, nourishment
-er
one who
-ia
condition
-ist
specialist
-ole , -ule
little, small
-um, -ium
structure, tissue thing
-y
condition, process
-ac, iac, al, ar, ary, eal, ic, ical, ous, tic
pertaining to
oid
resembling
ose
pertaining to, full of
carpo
wrist bones
cib/o
meals
cis/o
to cut
coast/o
rib
cutane/o
skin
dactyl/o
fingers, toes
duct/o
to lead, carry
flex/o
bend
furc/o
forking branching
gloss/o
tongue
glyc/o
sugar
immun/o
protection
morph/o
shape, form
mort/o
death
nat/i
birth
nect/o
to bind, tie connect
norm/o
rule order
ox/o
oxygen
pub/o
pubis
seps/o
infection
somn/o
sleep
son/o
sound
the/o
to put, place
thel/o
nipple
thyr/o
shield
top/o
place, position, location
tox/o
poison
trache/o
windpipe, trachea
urethro
urethra
blast
immature, embryonic
cyesis
pregnancy
drome
to run
fusion
coming together, to pour
gen
producing forming
lapse
to slide, fall, sag
lysis
breakdown, separation, loosening
meter
to measure
mission
to send
or
one who
partum
birth labor
phoria
to bear, carry, feeling
physis
to grow
plasia
development, formation
plasm
development formation
pnea
breathing
ptosis
droop sag prolapse
rrhea
flow, discharge
stasis
stop control place
trophy
nourishment, development
an, a
no, not without
ab
away from
ad
toward
ana
up, apart
ante
before, forward
anti
against
auto
self, own
bi
two
brady
slow
cata
down
con
with together
contra
against, opposite
de
down, lack of
dia
through, complete
dys
bad painful, difficult abnormal
ec, ecto
out outside
en, endo
in within
epi
upon on above
eu
good, normal
ex
out, away from
hemi
half
hyper
above, excessive
hypo
deficient under
in
not
in
into within
infra
beneath
inter
between
intra
into within
macro
large
mal
bad
meta
beyond, change
micro
small
neo
new
pan
all
para
abnormal, beside or near
per
through
peri
surrounding
poly
many, much
post
after, behind
pre
before, in front of
pro,
before, forward
pseudo
false
re
back again
retro
behind, backward
sub
under
supra
above upper
syn, sym
together, with
tachy
fast
trans
across, through
ultra
beyond, excess
uni
one