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gastr stomach
cardi heart
otomy surgical incision
aden gland
angi vessel, usually blood
oma tumor
nephr kidney
hepat liver
arthr joint
blephar eye lid
ologist specialist
rhin nose
gingiv gums
malacia abnormal softening
ology study of
spasm involuntary contraction
algia pain
crani skull
end in or within
hemi half
oid like
hyper above, higher than normal
cyst sack containing fluid
chole bile
hypo under
scop observe
hyster uterus
ostomy to create an opening
para beside or beyond
lysis loosening or destruction
cervic neck
chondr cartilage
cyan blue
hem(at) blood
ost bone
psycho mind
lip fat
my muscle
lith stone
opthalm-opt eye
proct anus
cost rib
gram record
acro extremities
rhexis break or burst
carcin cancer
penia decreasing
gen original or production
burso sack
retro backwards
trip friction, or rub
strept twist
desis binding
mani madness
glosso tongue
trophy development
supra above
ptosis falling
dyn pain
mast breasts
rrhaphy to suture
dent teeth
cephal head
auto self
epi upon
hydro water
lobo section
emesis vomiting
contra against, counter
iasis condition
trans through or across
brady slow
megal enlargement
itis inflamation
dermat skin
plast surgical repair
cerebr brain
path disease
ectomy surgical removal
enter small intestine
osis any condition
ectasis expansion
cyt cell
odont tooth
leuk white
esthesia sensation
cantho angle at the end of the eyelid
steno narrowing
cheil lips
cele hernia
benign mild, not cancerous
semen seed
celio abdomen
erythro red
vaso vessel
melan black
cauda tail
lingua tongue
myring ear drum
spondyl spinal column
ovar egg
centesis puncture to withdraw fluid
oto ear
bili bile
squam scaling
mening membrane
cec blind passage
macul spot
pexy surgical fastening
onco tumor
or mouth
sub- under
spiro- coil
lacrim- tears
viscero- organ
lact- milk
onych- nail or claw
thorac- chest
pyle or pyloro- opening, gate
vesic- bladder
sphenic- wedge
myel- marrow or spinal cord
anti- against
myco- fungus
hallux great or big toe
physio- nature
bucco- cheek
palebra- eyelid
plasia- development
rug- crease, fold, wrinkle
aur- ear
acoust(l)- hearing
colp- vagina, hollow
phon- voice or sound
leio- soft
cor- heart
ren- kidney
orchi- testes
encephal- brain
thalam- inner chamber
plexus- braid
cilia- eyelashes
dendr- tree or branching
phleb- vein
pilo- hair
histo- tissue
stoma- mouth
tympan- ear drum
umblic- navel
salpingo tube
helio sun
astro- star-shaped
asthenia- weakness
fascia- sheet, band
iso- equal
tarso- heel
tope- place
pod- foot
malign- bad, cancerous
adnexa- ties, connections
ocul- eye
lapar- abdominal wall
dacry- tears
ment- mind
part- labor or bring forth
scler(a)- hard
somato- body
trachel- neck
sinus- hollow space
hypno- sleep
sept- wall, fence, separation
scirr(h)- hard
antr- cavity
crine- to secrete
dura- hard
pneum- lung
phage- to eat or swallow
phren- mind
corne- horny
plak- plate
iris- colored part of the eye
kerat- horny
pulmon- lung
ptyal- saliva
alveol- cavity or socket
oophor- ovary
oment- coveriung of the abdominal organs
sedat- calm or quiet
furca- fork-shaped
radic- root
radi- ray
fistul- abnormal passage
edema- swelling
dactyl- finger or toe
metabol(e)- change
pariet- side walls of the skull
ependym- wrapping
gravid- pregnant
aer- air
glyco- sweet
tarso- framework of the upper eyelid
cheir-/chir- hand
calc- heel or stone
cine- move
digit- finger or toe
dors- back
gangli- swelling
gemin- twins
grad- to walk or take steps
gran- grain or particle
labi- lips
micr- small
peps-/pept- digest
pleur- membrane that covers the lungs
mamm- breast
colla- glue
later- side
rachi- spinal column
phob- fear
phot- light
dys- bad or out of order
cut- skin
en- in
peri- around or about
pro- in front of or before
mechano- machine
dynam- power
osmo- odor
traumat- wound
trich- hair
maxill- upper jawbone
an-, a- without, not
phak- lens
pre- in front of or before
strict- drawn tight
turbin- top-shaped
ameb- change
semi- half
neo- new
hormone- excite
therm- heat
syn- or sym- together
vuls- twitch or pull
post- after
metr- uterus
tegument- skin or covering
pan- all
poly- many
ramus- branching
neuro- nerve
thromb- clot or lump
ab- away from, not
plegia- paralysis
ante- before
thel- nipple
ex- out, away from
lien- spleen
tumor- swelling
vestibule- entrance
puer- child
sarc- flesh
proli- offspring
macro- large
lal- speech
intra- within
inter- between
infra- beneath
cryo- cold
mal- bad
glom- ball
tens- stretch
spas- pull or draw
somni- sleep
pharmac- drug
lumbo- loin
arter- artery
appendic- appendix
thyro- thyroid
splen- spleen
ovario- ovary
adreno- adrenal gland
basi- base or foundation
pelvis- pelvis
vena- vein
urethra- canal through which urine is expelled
utero- uterus
sacro- sacrum
pharyng- pharyngx or throat
bronch- bronchi or bronchus
col- colon
esophag- esophagus, food tube
bi- two
tri- three
ile- lower part of the small intestine
ili- hipbone
lig- ligament
therap- therapy
ventr- front
vert- turn
eu- good
ambi- both
amphi- both sides
brachy- short
capit- head
cau- burn
clas- break
duct- tube
fiss- split
ger- old
heter- other, different
infer- under
hom- same
olfact- smell
orth- straight
gyn- female
pachy- thick
phrag- fence
poster- back part
cata- down
platy- flat
pseud- false
schiz- split
proxim- nearest
scol- curved
apo- away from
di- twice
dia- through
eury- broad
pect- chest
necr- dead
mi- less
morph- form
dis- apart
fac- make, do
lept- slender
lymph- watery fluid
meta- beyond
rrhag- burst forth
sta- stand
ton- stretch
volv- to roll
splanchn- internal organs
rrhe- flow
med- middle
xer- dry
per- throughout
blast- bud
duodeno- duodenum, first part of small intestine
ureter tube that carries urine from kidney to bladder
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