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Medical Terminology Roots

abdomin(o) abdomen
aden(o) gland
adreno(o) adrenal gland
angi(o) vessel
arteri(o) artery
arthr(o) joint
bronch(o) bronchus, bronchi
card, cardi(o) heart
cephal(o) head
chole, chol(o) bile
chondr(o) cartilage
colo colon, large intestine
cost(o) rib
crani(o) skull
cyan(o) blue
cyst(o) bladder, cyst
cyt(o) cell
dent(o) tooth
derma skin
duoden(o) duodenum
encephal(o) brain
enter(o) intestines
gastr(o) stomach
gloss(o) tongue
gluc(o) sweetness, glucose
glyc(o) sugar
gyn, gyne, gyneco woman
hem, hema, hemo, hemat(o) blood
hepat(o) liver
hydr(o) water
hyster(o) uterus
ile(o), ili(o) ileum
laparo abdomen, loin, or flank
laryng(o) larynx
lith(o) stone
mamm(o) breast, mammary gland
mast(o) mammary gland, breast
meno menstruation
my(o) muscule
myel(o) spinal cord, bone marrow
necro death
nephr(o) kidney
neur(o) nerve
ocul(o) eye
oophor(o) ovary
ophthalm(o) eye
orth(o) straight, normal, correct
oste(o) bone
ot(o) ear
ped(o) child, foot
pharyng(o) pharynx
phleb(o) vein
pnea breathing, respiration
pneum(o) lung, air, gas
proct(o) rectum
psych(o) mind
pulmo lung
py(o) pus
rect(o) rectum
rhin(o) nose
salping(o) eustachian tube, uterine tube
splen(o) spleen
sten(o) narrow, contriction
stern(o) sternum
stomat(o) mouth
therm(o) heat
thoraco chest
thromb(o) clot, thrombus
thyr(o) thyroid
toxic(o) poison, poisonous
toxo poison
trache(o) trachea
urethr(o) urethra
urin(o) urine
uro urine, urinary tract, urination
uter(o) uterus
vas(o) blood vessel, vas deferens
ven(o) vein
vertebr(o) spine, vertebrae
fibr(o) fibre, fibrous
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