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Stack #60293

bi- two, double
eso- inward
intra- within, in
extra- on the outside
exo- outward
mono- one
-cusis hearing
-tropia turning
-ptosis drooping, sagging, downward displacement
-opia/opsia vision
-acusia hearing
aque/o water
ametr/o out of proportion
audi/o hearing
acous/o hearing
aur/o ear, hearing
cycl/o ciliary body; circular; cycle
conjunctiv/o conjunctiva
core/o pupil
chrom/o colour
dipl/o double
fove/o pit
irid/o iris
kerat/o cornea, hard, horny tissue
labyrinth/o labyrinth, maze, inner ear
macul/o spot
myring/o tympanic membrane, ear drum
nyctal/o night
nyct/o night
ot/o ear, hearing
optic/o eye, vision
ocul/o eye
presby/o old age
phac/o lens of the eye
py/o pus
salping/o eustachian tube
scler/o sclera, white of the eye, hard
scot/o darkness
tympan/o tympanic membrane, ear drum
anis/o unequal
ambly/o dull, dim
audit/o ear, hearing
acoust/o hearing
blephar/o eyelid
canth/o corner of the eye
corne/o cornea
choroid/o choroids
cochle/o cochlea, snail, spiral
dacry/o tear, tear duct
ir/o iris
irit/o iris
lacrim/o tear, tear duct
lute/o yellow
mon/o one
mastoid/o mastoid process
noct/o night
myc/o fungus
opt/o eye, vision
pinn/o external ear
pupill/o pupil
pseud/o false, fake
retin/o retina, net
staped/o stapes
strab/o squint-eyed
tars/o edge of the eyelid
vitre/o vitreous humour, glassy
a-, an- not, without
epi- above, upon
hypo- below, deficient in
sub- below
brady- slow
hydro- water
hyper- excessive
ambul/o, ambulat/o walk
athet/o uncontrolled
cerebell/o cerebellum
concuss/o shaken together
crani/o cranium, skull
caus/o, caust/o burning
dendr/o branching
encephal/o brain
gyr/o turning or folding
hemat/o blood
mening/o meninges
myel/o spinal cord, bone marrow
narc/o numbness or stubor
plex/o plexus, network
radicul/o root, nerve root
synaps/o, synapt/o point of contact
ton/o tone, tension, pressure
ax/o axis or mainstream
cerebr/o cerebrum
contus/o bruise
cortic/o cortex, outer region
convolut/o coiled and twisted
dur/o dura mater
gli/o glue
gangli/o ganglion
ganglion/o ganglion
kinesi/o movement
medull/o inner section, medulla
noct/o night
neur/o, neur/i nerve, nervous system
poli/o gray matter of the brain/spinal cord
sulc/o groove
somn/o sleep
thalam/o thalamus, chamber
ventricul/o ventricle
-algesia pain
-algia pain
-cele herniation, hernia
-lepsy seizure
-asthenia weakness or loss of strength
-esthesia feeling, sensation
-phasia speech
osis abnormal condition of
contra against
anti against
circum around
peri around
anthrac/o black
audiology study of hearing
chlor/o green
cyan/o blue
condition of osis, iasis, ia
core/o pupil
corne/o cornea
necr/o death
dermat/o skin
diplopia double vision
dys- bad, painful
-ectomy excision, surgical removal
megaly enlargement
erythr/o red
-rrhea flow, discharge
desis fixation of
pexy fixation of
genic forming, producing
cephalgia head pain
cardi/o heart
hemi half
tomy incision, to cut
itis inflammation
tome instrument to cut
scope instrument to view
scopy process to view
leuk/o white
lute/o yellow
phot/o light
lact/o milk
my/o muscle
juxta near, beside
para- near, beside
ocul/o eye
-oid resembling
-oma tumor
hemi one half
semi one half
-plegia paralysis
-lysis destruction, separation
-rrhaphy suture
-rrhea flow, discharge
-rrhexis rupture
-rrhagia bursting forth
hypn/o sleep
-ology study of
albin/o white
xanth/o yellow
core/o pupil
circum- around
ophthalm/o eyeball
lept/o thin, slender
pont/o pons
-paresis partial paralysis
-sthenia strength
sympath/o sympathetic nerve; sympathetic nervous system
Created by: Lester67