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  1. ad-
    toward
  2. anti-
    against, opposing
  3. dia-
    through
  4. dys-
    bad, abnormal, painful, difficult
  5. pan-
    all, entire
  6. peri-
    around, about
  7. re-, retro-
    back
  8. abdomin/o
    abdomen, abdominal cavity
  9. an/o
    anus
  10. append/o
    to hang onto, appendix
  11. bil/i
    bile
  12. cec/o
    blind intestine, cecum
  13. cheil/o
    lip
  14. chol/e
    bile, gall
  15. choledoch/o
    common bile duct
  16. cirrh/o
    orange
  17. col/o, colon/o
    colon
  18. dent/o
    teeth
  19. diverticul/o
    a small blind pouch, divertculum
  20. duoden/o
    twelve, duodenum
  21. enter/o
    small intestine
  22. esophag/e, esophag/o
    gullet, esopagus
  23. gastr/o
    stomach
  24. gingiv/o
    gums
  25. gloss/o
    tongue
  26. halit/o
    breath
  27. hepat/o
    liver
  28. hemorrh/o
    likely to bleed
  29. hern/o, herni/o
    ruptur or protrusion through a weakened membrane or wall
  30. ile/o
    to roll, ileum
  31. inguin/o
    groin
  32. jejun/o
    empty, jejunum
  33. lapar/o
    abdomen
  34. lingu/o
    tongue
  35. lith/o
    stone
  36. or/o
    mouth
  37. palat/o
    roof of the mouth, palate
  38. pancreat/o
    sweetbread, pancreas
  39. peps/o, pept/o
    digestion
  40. peritone/o
    to stretch over, peritoneum
  41. peps/o, pept/o
    digestion
  42. phag/o
    eat, swallow
  43. pharyng/o
    throat pharynx
  44. polyp/o
    a small growth, polyp
  45. proct/o
    rectum, anus
  46. pylor/o
    gatekeeper, pylorus
  47. rect/o
    straight, erect, rectum
  48. sial/o
    saliva
  49. sigmoid/o
    the letter "S"
  50. spasm/o
    sudden, involuntary muscle contraction
  51. steat/o
    fat
  52. stomat/o
    mouth
  53. uvul/o
    grape, uvula
  54. -cele
    hernia, swelling, protrusion
  55. -centesis
    surgical puncture to aspirate fluids
  56. -emesis
    vomiting
  57. -emetic
    pertaining to vomiting
  58. -iasis
    condition of
  59. -malacia
    softening
  60. -pepsia
    condition of digestion
  61. -ptosis
    falling down, drooping
  62. -rrhaphy
    suturing
  63. -rrhea
    excessive discharge(of fluid)
  64. -stomy
    surgical creation of an opening

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