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acid/o acid
aer/o air
an/o anus
append/o appendix
appendic/o appendix
bil/i bile; gall
bucc/o cheek
cec/o cecum
cheil/o lip
chol/e bile; gall
cholangi/o bile vessel
cholecyst/o gall bladder
choledoch/o bile duct
col/o colon
colon/o colon
dent/o teeth
duoden/o duodenum
enter/o intestine
esophag/o esophagus
gastr/o stomach
gingiv/o gum(s)
gloss/o tongue
glott/o glottis
hepat/o liver
ile/o ileum
jejun/o jejunum
labi/o lip
leuk/o white
lingu/o tongue
lip/o fat
lipid/o fat
lith/o stone; calculus
maxill/o maxilla (upper jaw)
myx/o mucous
odent/o teeth
odont/o teeth
or/o mouth
orth/o straight
palat/o palate
pancreat/o pancreas
peritone/o peritoneum
pharmaceutic/o drugs; medicine
pharyng/o pharynx
polyp/o small growth
proct/o anus; rectum
ptyal/o saliva
pylor/o pylorus
rect/o rectum
sial/o salivary gland
sigmoid/o sigmoid colon
steat/o fat
stomat/o mouth
tonsill/o tonsils
uvul/o uvula
-al pertaining to
-algia pain
-cele hernia; swelling
-ectomy excision
-emesis vomiting
-iasis abnormal condition
-ist specialist
-itis inflammation
-listhesis slipping
-lith stone; calculus
-logist specialist in the study of
-lysis destruction; loosening
-megaly enlargement
-ole small; miniature
-orexia appetite
-pathy disease
-pepsia digestion
-phagia swallowing; eating
-plakia plaque
-plasty surgical repair
-prandial meal
-rrhaphy suture
-rrhea discharge; flow
-scope instrument for examining
-scopy visual examination
-spasm involuntary contraction
-stomy forming an opening
-tomy incision
an- without; not
dia- through; across
dys- bad; painful; difficult
hyper- above normal; excessive
orth- straight
peri- around
post- after; behind
sub- under; below
ABC aspiration biopsy cytology
AIDS acquired immune deficiency syndrome
ALT alanine aminotransferase
AST aspartate aminotransferase
Ba barium
BE, BaE barium enema
BM bowel movement
BMI body mass index
CAH chronic active hepatitis
CF cystic fibrosis
CT computed tomography
EGD esophagogastroduodenoscopy
ESWL extracorporeal shock-wave lithotripsy
EUS endoscopic ultrasonography
GB gall bladder
GBP gastric bypass
GBS gallbladder series
GER gastroesophageal reflux
GERD gastrogesophageal reflux disease
GI gastrointestinal
HAV hepatitis A virus
HBV hepatitis B virus
HCl hydrochloric acid
HCV hepatitis C virus
HDV hepatitis D virus
HEV hepatitis E virus
IBD irritable bowel disease
IBS irritable bowel syndrome
IVC intravenous cholangiogram
LES lower esophageal sphincter
LFT liver function test
LPR laryngopharyngeal reflux
MRCP magnetic resonance cholangipancreatography
NG nasogastric
OCG oral cholecystogram
PUD peptic ulcer disease
R/O rule out
RGB Roux-en-Y gastric bypass
UGI upper gastrointestinal
UGIS upper gastrointestinal series
UPP uvulopalatopharyngoplasty
US ultrasonography
Created by: amandaehuson