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combining forms chab

chabner combining forms ch.1 - 18

QuestionAnswer
onc/o tumor
leuk/o white
lip/o fat
cyst/o urinary bladder
cardi/o heart
aden/o glands
arthr/o joints
oste/o bone
cyt/o cell
abdomin/o abdomen
cephal/o brain
carcin/o cancerous
encephal/o brain
umbilic/o umbilical
sarc/o flesh
crin/o secrete
iatr/o treatment
spin/o spinal
inguin/o groin
rhin/o nose
hydr/o water
chron/o cartilage
angi/o vessels
thromb/o clott
col/o colon
seps/o infection
necr/o death
plas/o development, formation
ox/o oxygen
blephar/o eyrlid
cib/o meal
nat/i new/ birth
ren/o kidney
lapar/o abdomen
ven/o vein
pulman/a lung
arter/o artery
nephr/o kidney
ot/o ear
my/o muscle
immun/o protection
axil/o under arm
isch/o to hold back
phag/o to eat, swallow
myel/o spinal cord, bone marrow
laryn/o voice box
tox/o poison
enter/o intestines
bucc/o cheeks
choledoch/o bile duct
cholecyst/o gall bladder
sialaden/o salvary gland
lymphangi/o lymph vessel
lith/o stone
faci/o face
peritone/o peritoneum
cib/o meal
hepat/o liver
proct/o anud and rectum
stomat/o mouth
cheil/o lip
gloss/o tongue
labi/o lip
glyc/o sugar
odont/o tooth
glomerul/o glomerulus
albumin/o albumen
bacteri/o bacteria
dips/o thirst
olig/o scanty
trigon/o trigone
urethr/o urethra
py/o pus
azot/o nitrogen
noct/i night
meat/o meatus
pyel/o renal pelvis
ur/o urine
ket/o ketone bodies
phor/o to bear
amni/o amnion
andr/o male
crypt/o hidden
obstetr/o midwife
varic/o varcose
myom/o muscle tumor
vas/o vas deferens
colp/o vagina
vulv/o vulva
o/o egg
oophor/o ovary
galact/o milk
semin/o semen
radicul/o nerve root
gli/o glue
dur/o dura mater
comat/o deep sleep
syncop/o to cut off, cut short, faint
tax/o order, coordination
lept/o thin, slender
lex/o word, phrase
esthesi/o nervous sensation
alges/o excessive sensitvy to pain
caus/o burn, burning
kines/o movement
cyan/o blue
ather/o yellow plaque
sphygm/o chest
tel/o complete
phren/o diaphragm, mind
spir/o to braeth
coni/o dust
phas/o speech
phon/o sound
alveo/o alveolus
orth/o upright position
capn/o carbon dioxide
epiglott/o epiglottis
pil/o hair
oncyh/o nail
diaphor/o profuse sweating
ichthy/o scaly, dry
albin/o white
anthrac/o black as coal
chlor/o green
cirrh/o tawny yellow
eosin/o rosy
leuk/o white
lute/o yellow
melan/o black
poli/o gray
xanth/o yellow
cauter/o heat, burn
kerat/o hard, horny tissue
myc/o fungus
rhytid/o wrinkle
onych/o nail
squam/o scale-like
seb/o sebum
steat/o fat
trich/o hair
xer/o dry
fasci/o fascia
fibr/o fibrous connective tissue
leiomy/o smooth
myocardi/o heart muscle
myos/o muscle
plant/o sole of foot
rhabdomy/o skeletal
ankyl/o stiff
articul/o joint
burs/o bursa
rheumat/o watery flow
synov/o synovial membrane
ten/o tendon
calc/o calcium
kyph/o humpback
lord/o curve, swayback
lamin/o lamina part of vertebral arch
chrom/o color
bi/o life
cephal/o head
cis/o to cut
electr/o electricity
gnos/o knowledge
ophthalm/o eye
path/o disease
radi/o xrays
sect/o to cut
ur/o urinary tract, urine
anter/o front
bol/o to cast
dist/o far, distant
dors/o back portion of the body
hist/o tissue
kary/o nucleus
later/o side
lumb/o lower back
medi/o middle
poster/o back, behind
proxim/o nearest
sacr/o sacrum
thel/o nipple
ventr/o belly side of body
viscer/o internal organs
acr/o extremities,top, extreme point
acu/o sharp,severe,sudden
angi/o vessel
bronch/o bronchial tubes
chondr/o cartilage
isch/o to hold back
morph/o shape, form
muc/o mucus
neutr/o neutrophil
carp/o wrist bones
cost/o rib
flex/o to bend
furc/o forking, branching
mort/o death
nect/o to bind,tie, connect
norm/o rule,order
the/o to put, place
top/o place,position, location
an/o anus
cec/o cecum
celi/o belly,abdomen
choledoch/o comon bile duct
lapar/o abdomen
mandibul/o lower jaw
or/o mouth
amyl/o starch
chlorhydr/o hydrochloric acid
prote/o protein
cali/o calyx
pyel/o renal pelvis
vesic/o urinary bladder
amni/o amnion
culd/o culdesac
episi/o vulva
hyster/o uterus, womb
men/o menses, menstration
metr/o uterus
oophor/o ovary
salping/o fallopian tubes
balan/o glans penis
epididym/o epididymis
gon/o seed
orch/o,orchid/o,orchi/o testis
prostat/o prostate gland
sperm/o seman
terat/o monster
zo/o animal life
mening/o membranes, meninges
pont/o pons
thec/o sheath
atri/o atrium, upper heart chamber
brachi/o arm
myx/o mucus
pericardi/o pericardium
sphygym/o pulse
vascul/o vessel
ventricul/o ventricle, lower heart chamber
lob/o lobe of the lung
pector/o chest
phon/o voice
phren/o diaphragm
pneum/o air, lung
sinus/o sinus cavity
spir/o breathing
tel/o complete
bas/o base, opposite of acid
granul/o granules
is/o same, equal
mon/o one, single
coagul/o clotting
neutr/o neutral
phag/o eat, swallow
poikil/o varied, irregular
sider/o iron
spher/o globe, round
lymphaden/o lymph node (gland)
thym/o thymus gland
scoli/o crooked, bent
spondyl/o vertebra
aque/o water
cor/o pupil
corne/o cornea
cycl/o ciliary body or muscle of the eye
dacry/o tears,tear duct
ir/o, irid/o iris (colored portion of the eye)
kerat/o cornea
lacrim/o tears
ocul/o eye
ophthalm/o eye
opt/o, optic/o eye, vision
palpebr/o eyelid
papill/o optic disc, nipple like
phac/o lens of the eye
pupill/o pupil
retin/o retina
scler/o sclera white of the eye
uve/o uvea, vascular layer of the eye
vitre/o glassy
acous/o hearing
audi/o hearing, the sense of hearing`
audit/o hearing
aur/o, auricul/o ear
cochle/o cochlea
mastoid/o mastoid process
myring/o eardrum, tympanic membrane
ossicul/o ossicle
salping/o eustachian tube, auditory tube
staped/o stapes (third bone of the middle ear
tympan/o eardrum, tympanic membrane
vestibul/o vestibule
gonad/o sex glands
cortic/o cortex, outer region
estr/o female
home/o sameness
kal/o potassium
natr/o sodium
phys/o growing
somat/o body
ster/o solid structure
toc/o childbirth
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