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  1. schiz/o
    split
  2. home/o
    sameness
  3. crin/o
    secrete
  4. natr/o
    sodium
  5. kal/i
    potassium
  6. calci/o
    calcium
  7. -agon
    assemble
  8. ster/o
    solid structure
  9. fribr/o
    fibrous connective tissue
  10. ili/o
    ilium (upper part of pelvic bone)
  11. lamin/o
    lamina (part of vertebra)
  12. crani/o
    cranium (skull)
  13. clavicul/o
    clavicle (collar bone)
  14. rheumat/o
    watery fluid
  15. humer/o
    humerus (upper arm bone)
  16. femor/o
    femur (thigh bone)
  17. ischi/o
    ischium (posterior pelvic bone)
  18. mandibul/o
    mandible (lower jaw bone)
  19. phalang/o
    finger or toe
  20. patell/o
    patella (knee cap)
  21. scapul/o
    scapula (shoulder blade)
  22. coagul/o
    clotting
  23. stern/o
    sternum (breast bone)
  24. arthr/o
    joint
  25. pub/o
    pubic bone (anterior pelvic bone)
  26. cost/o
    rib
  27. chondr/o
    cartilage
  28. immun/o
    protection
  29. pelv/i
    hip bone
  30. morph/o
    shape, form
  31. -lytic
    pertaining to destruction
  32. -globulin
    protein
  33. -phage
    eat, swallow
  34. -stitial
    pertaining to positioned
  35. -phylaxis
    protection
  36. ana-
    again, anew
  37. dorsi-
    back
  38. tars/o
    tarsals (bones of hindfoot)
  39. tibi/o
    tibia (shin bone)
  40. uln/o
    ulna (forearm bone)
  41. ligament/o
    ligament (bone to bone)
  42. -porosis
    pores
  43. metatars/o
    metatarsals (foot bone)
  44. fibul/o
    fibula (smaller lower leg bone)
  45. metacarp/o
    metacarpals (hand bones)
  46. tendin/o
    tendon (muscle to bone)
  47. scoli/o
    crooked (lateral curve)
  48. lord/o
    curve (anterior curve)
  49. kyph/o
    hunchback (posterior curve)
  50. -suppression
    stopping
  51. carp/o
    carpals (wrist bones)
  52. -poiesis
    formation
  53. -poietin
    substance that forms
  54. -crit
    separate
  55. -apheresis
    removal
  56. -rrhage
    bursting forth
  57. -emesis
    vomiting
  58. -phagia
    eating, swallowing
  59. -ptysis
    spitting
  60. -prandial
    meal
  61. -ase
    enzyme
  62. -iasis
    abnormal condition
  63. -chezia
    defecation
  64. mes-
    middle
  65. par-
    apart from
  66. sigmoid/o
    sigmoid colon (last segment of colon)
  67. proct/o
    anus and rectum
  68. pharyng/o
    throat
  69. pancreat/o
    pancreas
  70. or/o
    mouth
  71. lingu/o
    tongue
  72. duoden/o
    duodenum (first section of small intestine)
  73. jejun/o
    jejunum (second part of small intestine)
  74. colon/o
    colon
  75. cholecyst/o
    gallbladder
  76. celi/o
    abdomen
  77. eti/o
    cause
  78. lip/o
    lipid, fat
  79. idi/o
    unknown
  80. lith/o
    stone
  81. bilirubin/o
    bilirubin (bile pigment)
  82. bil/i
    bile
  83. chol/e
    gall/bile
  84. ile/o
    ileum (third part of small intestine)
  85. thorac/o
    chest
  86. laryng/o
    larynx (voice box(
  87. aden/o
    gland
  88. capn/o
    carbon dioxide
  89. mediastin/o
    mediastinum (area between lungs)
  90. pector/o
    chest
  91. sinus/o
    sinus, cavity
  92. trache/a
    windpipe
  93. pneumon/o
    air, lung
  94. spir/o
    breathing
  95. tel/o
    complete
  96. -pnea
    breathing
  97. -thorax
    chest
  98. -ema
    condition
  99. -sphyxia
    pulse
  100. angi/o
    blood vessel
  101. thromb/o
    clot
  102. ather/o
    plaque
  103. phleb/o
    vein
  104. isch/o
    hold back
  105. pulmon/o
    lungs
  106. cyan/o
    blue
  107. rrhythm/o
    rhythm
  108. coron/o
    heart
  109. sphygm/o
    pulse
  110. steth/o
    chest
  111. vas/o
    vessel
  112. dip/so
    thirst
  113. olig/o
    scanty
  114. py/o
    pus
  115. -esis
    condition
  116. -tripsy
    crushing
  117. -stenosis
    narrowing
  118. -uria
    urine condition
  119. episi/o
    vulva
  120. hyster/o
    uterus
  121. metr/o
    uterus
  122. obstetr/o
    pregnancy and childbirth
  123. men/o
    menses
  124. -gravida
    pregnany
  125. -para, -parous
    birth
  126. -arche
    beginning
  127. -tocia
    labor, birth
  128. primi-
    first
  129. nulli-
    none
  130. oxy-
    rapid
  131. caus/o
    burning
  132. glauc/o
    gray
  133. phot/o
    light
  134. blephar/o
    eyelid
  135. -opsia
    vision
  136. alges/o
    sensitivity to pain
  137. esthesi/o
    feeling
  138. kines/o
    movement
  139. comat/o
    deep sleep
  140. lex/o
    word
  141. syncop/o
    to cut off
  142. -esthesia
    feeling
  143. -algesia
    sensitivity to pain
  144. -phasia
    speech
  145. -plegia
    paralysis
  146. -kinesia
    movement
  147. -paresis
    weakness
  148. -lepsy
    seizure
  149. tax/o
    coordination
  150. dipl/o
    double
  151. diaphor/o
    sweating
  152. melan/o
    black
  153. cauter/o
    heat, burn
  154. myel/o
    spinal cord; bone marrow
  155. my/o
    muscle
  156. -mania
    obsessive
  157. phren/o
    mind
  158. -plasia
    growth
  159. -lysis
    breakdown
  160. -phoria
    feeling
  161. -rrhea
    discharge
  162. -ptosis
    prolapse
  163. -plasm
    formation
  164. -oid
    resembling
  165. -penia
    deficiency
  166. -phobia
    fear
  167. -us
    substance, structure
  168. -ose
    full of, pertaining to
  169. -gen
    substance that produces
  170. -um
    structure, substance
  171. -blast
    immature
  172. -genesis
    producing
  173. -stasis
    control, stop

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