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LOM Chapters 1-4

aden/o gland
arthr/o joint
bi/o life
carcin/o cancer
cardi/o heart
cephal/o head
cerebr/o cerebral
cis/o to cut
crin/o to secrete
cyst/o bladder; urinary bladder
cyt/o cell
derm/o skin
electr/o electricity
encephal/o brain
erythr/o red
gastr/o stomach
gnos/o knowledge
gynec/o woman, female
hemat/o blood
hem/o blood
hepat/o liver
iatr/o treatment
leuk/o white
nephr/o kidney
neur/o nerve
onc/o tumor
ophthalm/o eye
oste/o bone
path/o disease
ped/o child
psych/o mind
radi/o x-rays
ren/o kidney
rhin/o nose
sarc/o flesh
sect/o to cut
thromb/o clot
ur/o urinary tract, urine
cervic/o neck
chondr/o cartilage
chrom/o color
coccyg/o coccyx (tailbone)
crani/o skull
dist/o far, distant
dors/o back portion of the body
hist/o tissue
ili/o ilium (top part of the pelvic bone)
inguin/o groin
kary/o nucleus
later/o side
lumb/o lower back
medi/o middle
nucle/o nucleus
pelv/i pelvis
poster/o back, behind
proxim/o nearest
sacr/o sacrum
spin/o spine
thel/o nipple
thorac/o chest
trache/o trachea
umbilic/o navel, umbilicus
ventr/o belly side of the body
vertebr/o vertebra(e)
viscer/o internal organs
abdomin/o abdomen
acr/o extremities
adip/o fat
angi/o vessel
arteri/o artery
arthr/o joint
axill/o armpit
blephar/o eyelid
bronch/o bronchus
lymph/o lymph
mamm/o breast
mast/o breast
morph/o shape, form
muc/o mucus
my/o muscle
myel/o spinal cord, bone marrow
necr/o death (of cells)
ot/o ear
carp/o wrist bones
cost/o rib
cutane/o skin
gloss/o tongue
glyc/o sugar
immun/o protection
nat/i birth
-ac pertaining to
-al pertaining to
-algia pain
-cyte cell
-ectomy removal
-emia blood condition
-genic formation, producing
-gram record
-ic, -ical pertaining to
-itis inflammation
-oma tumor
-opsy process of viewing
-osis condition, usually abnormal
-pathy disease
-scope instrument for viewing
-scopy process of viewing
-tomy process of cutting
-plasm formation
-cele hernia
-centesis surgical puncture to remove fluid
-dynia pain
-graph instrument for recording
-graphy process of recording
-lysis to free, breakdown or destruction
-malacia softening
-megaly enlargement
-penia deficiency
-phobia fear
-plasia development, formation, growth
-plasty repair
-ptosis drooping, sagging
-sclerosis hardening
-scope instrument for viewing
-scopy process of viewing with a scope
-stasis stopping, controlling
-stomy opening to form a small mouth
-therapy treatment
-blast immature
-fusion to come together
-lapse fall, sag
-pnea breathing
-rrhea flow, discharge
-trophy development, nourishment
a-, an- without, no, not
auto- self
dia- through
endo- within
epi- above, upon
ex- out
exo- outside
hyper- excessive, above
hypo- under, deficient
peri- surrounding
pro- forward, before
re- back, backward
retro- behind
sub- under
trans- through
inter- between
meta- change
ante- before, forward
anti- against
brady- slow
tachy- fast
con- with, together
contra- against, opposite
dys- bad, painful
ecto- outside
eu- good, normal
hemi- half
infra- underneath
macro- large
micro- small
mal- bad
meta- change
neo- new
pan- all
para- abnormal, beside
per- through
peri- surrounding
poly- many
post- after
pre- before
pseudo- false
uni- one
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