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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 vessle
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
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
myx/o mucus
odent/o teeth
odont/o teeth
or/o mouth
orth/o straight
palat/o palate
pancreat/o pancrease
peritone/o peritoneum
pharmacetic/o drug/medicine
pharyng/o pharynx
polyp/o small growth
proct/o anus/rectum
ptyal/o salvia
pylor/o pylorus
rect/o rectum
sial/o saliva/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/removal
-emesis vomit
-iasis abnormal condition
-ist specialist
-itis inflammation
-listhesis slipping
-lith stone/calculus
-logist specialist in the study of
-lysis separation/loosening/destruction
-meagly enlargement
-ole small/minute
-orexia appetite
-pathy disease
-pepsia digestion
-phagia swallowing, eating
-plakia plague
-plasty surgical repair
-prandial meal
-rrhaphy suture
-rrhea discharge
-scope instrument for examining
-scopy visual examination
-spasm involuntary contraction
-stomy forming an opening
-tomy incision
a-,an- without, not
dia- through, across
dys- bad, painful, diffucult
hyper- excessive, above normal
orth- straight
peri- around
post- after, behind
sub- under, below
ABC aspiration biopsy cytology
AIDS acquired immune deficiency syndrome
ALT alanine amimotransferase
AST angiotensin sensitivity test
Ba barium
BE barium enema
BMI body mass index
CAH chronic active hypatitis
CF cystic fibrosis
CT computed tomography
EGD esophagogastroduodenoscopy
ESWL extrocorporeal shock-wave therapy
EUS endoscopic ultrasonography
GB gallbladder
GERD gastroesophagul reflux
GI gastrointensinal
HAV hepatitis A virus
HBV hepatitis B virus
HCI hydrochloric acid
HCV hepatitis C virus
HDV hepatitis D virus
HEV hepatitis E virus
IBD irritable bowel diease
IBS irritable bowel syndrome
IVC intravenous cholanigography
LES lower esophagal reflux
LFT liver function test
LPR layngopharyngogeal reflux
MRCP magnetic resonance cholangiopancreatography
NG nasogastric
OCG oral cholecystography
PUD peptic ulcer diease
R/O rule out
RGB Roux-En-Y gastric bypass
UGI upper gastrointestinal
UGIS upper gastrointestinal series
UPP uvulopalatopharyngoplasty
US ultrasonography
Created by: lexieeesmith