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NURS 20020 Roots

Kent State University Assessment Course-Roots

aden/o gland
angi/o vessel
arteri/o artery
arthr/o joint
audio/o hearing
bio life
blast/o immature form, growing form
branchi/o arm
bronch/o, bronchi/o bronchus
carcin/o cancer
cardi/o heart
cerebr/o brain
cephal/o head
cervic/o neck, cervix
chol/e bile
cholecyst/o gallbladder
chondr/o cartilage
cleid/o clavicle
col/o colon
colp/o vagina
cost/o rib
crani/o skull
cyst/o sac, bladder
cyt/o cell
derm, dermat/o skin
encephal/o brain
enter/o intestine
gastr/o stomach
genesis origin
glomerul/o glomerulus
gloss/o tongue
hem/o, hemat/o blood
hepat/o liver
hist/o tissue
hydro/o water, fluid
hyster/o uterus
ile/o ileum
ili/o ilium
kerat/o cornea, horny layer of the skin
labi/o lip, labium
lact/o milk
laryng/o larynx
lith/o stone
lymph/o lymph
mast/o breast
medull/o central part, medulla oblongata
men/o menses
mening/o meninges
metr/o uterus
my/o muscle
myc/o fungus
myel/o marrow, spinal cord
myring/o tympanic membrane
nas/o nose
necr/o death
nephr/o kidney
neur/o nerve
ocul/o eye
odont/o tooth
onc/o tumor, swelling
onych/o nail
oo egg, ovum
oophor/o ovary
ophthalm/o eye
orchi/o, orchid/o testis
os, oste/o bone
ot/o ear
ovari/o ovary
path/o disease
ped/o child, foot
phag/o eating
phak/o, phac/o lens of the eye
phleb/o vein
pneum/o, pneumon/o lung, air, breathing
proct/o rectum
pscyh/o mind
ptosis dropping
py/o pus
pyel/o pelvis, renal pelvis
pylor/o pylorus
rachi/o spine
ren/o kidney
rhin/o nose
salping/o tube, oviduct
scler/o hardening
splen/o spleen
thorac/o chest, thorax
thromb/o blood clot
tox/o, toxic/o poison
trich/o hair
trache/o trachea
ureter/o ureter
urethr/o urethra
ur/o urine
vas/o vessel, duct
vesic/o urinary bladder
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