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  1. abdomin/o
    abdomen
  2. acr/o
    extremities, top, extreme point
  3. acu/o
    sharp, severe, sudden
  4. aden/o
    gland
  5. adip/o
    fat
  6. agor/a
    market place
  7. amni/o
    amnion
  8. angi/o
    vessel
  9. arteri/o
    artery
  10. arter/o
    artery
  11. arthr/o
    joint
  12. axill/o
    armpit
  13. bi/o
    life
  14. blephar/o
    eyelid
  15. hepat/o
    liver
  16. hydr/o
    water, fluid
  17. inguin/o
    groin
  18. isch/o
    to hold back
  19. lepar/o
    abdomen, abdominal wall
  20. laryng/o
    larynx
  21. leuk/o
    white
  22. lymph/o
    lymph
  23. mamm/o
    breast
  24. mast/o
    breast
  25. morph/o
    shape, form
  26. muc/o
    mucus
  27. my/o
    muscle
  28. myel/o
    spinal cord, bone marrow
  29. necr/o
    death
  30. nephr/o
    kidney
  31. neur/o
    nerve
  32. neutr/o
    neutrophil
  33. nucle/o
    nucleus
  34. ophthalm/o
    eye
  35. oste/o
    bone
  36. ot/o
    ear
  37. path/o
    disease
  38. peritone/o
    peritoneum
  39. phag/o
    to eat, swallow
  40. phleb/o
    vein
  41. plas/o
    formation, development
  42. pleur/o
    pleura
  43. pheumon/o
    lungs
  44. pulmono/
    lungs
  45. radi/o
    x-rays
  46. rect/o
    rectum
  47. ren/o
    kidney
  48. rhin/o
    nose
  49. sarc/o
    flesh
  50. splen/o
    spleen
  51. staphylo/
    culsters
  52. strept/o
    twisted chains
  53. thorac/o
    chest
  54. thromb/o
    clot
  55. tonsill/o
    tonsils
  56. trache/o
    trachea
  57. ven/o
    vein
  58. -aglia
    pain
  59. -cele
    hernia
  60. -centesis
    surgical puncture to remove fluid
  61. -coccus
    berry-shpaed bacterium
  62. -cyte
    cell
  63. -dynia
    pain
  64. -ectomy
    excision, removal resection
  65. -emia
    blood condition
  66. -genesis
    condition of producing, forming
  67. -gram
    record
  68. -graph
    instrument for recording
  69. -graphy
    process of recording
  70. -itits
    inflammation
  71. -logy
    study of
  72. -lysis
    breakdown, destrcution, seperation
  73. -malacia
    softening
  74. -megaly
    enlargement
  75. -oma
    tumor, mass
  76. -opsy
    to view
  77. -osis
    condition, usually abnormal
  78. -pathy
    disease condition
  79. -penia
    deficiency
  80. -phobia
    fear
  81. -plasia
    development, formation, growth
  82. -plasty
    surgical repair
  83. -ptosis
    falling, dropping, prolapse
  84. -sclerosis
    hardening
  85. -scope
    instrument for visual examination
  86. -scopy
    process of visual examination
  87. -stasis
    stopping, controlling
  88. -stomy
    new opening
  89. -therapy
    treatment
  90. -tomy
    incision, cutting into
  91. -trophy
    development, nourishment
  92. -er
    one who
  93. -ia
    condition
  94. -ist
    specialist
  95. -ole
    little, small
  96. -ule
    little, small
  97. -um, - ium
    structure, tissue
  98. -us
    structure, substance
  99. -y
    condition, process
  100. -ac
    pertaining to
  101. -iac
    pertaining to
  102. -ar
    pertaining to
  103. -ary
    pertaining to
  104. -eal
    pertaining to
  105. -genic
    pertaining to, producing, produced by
  106. -ic
    pertaining to
  107. -ical
    pertaining to
  108. -oid
    resembling
  109. -ose
    pertaining to, full of
  110. -ous
    pertaining to
  111. -tic
    pertaining to

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