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  1. -oid
    resembling
  2. -edema
    swelling
  3. -ous
    pertaining to or charaterized by
  4. oste-
    bone
  5. or(o)
    mouth
  6. cyan(o)
    blue
  7. -ectomy
    excision (surgical removal or cutting out )
  8. -rrhage
    excessive bleeding or hemorrhage
  9. gynec(o)
    female
  10. -tome
    an instrument used for cutting
  11. mamm(o)
    breast
  12. -malacia
    soft; abnormal softening
  13. path(o)
    disease
  14. dent(i)
    tooth
  15. obstetr(o)
    midwife
  16. eponyms
    eponys are names for diseases, organs, precdures, or body functions that are derived from the name of a person
  17. -eum
    membrane
  18. ger(o)
    elderly
  19. lith(o)
    stone; calculus
  20. cerebr(o)
    brain, cerebrum
  21. ne(o)
    new
  22. -plasty
    surgical repair
  23. melan(o)
    black
  24. hyper-
    excessive, more than normal
  25. -lysis
    process of lossening, freeing or destroying
  26. tox(o)
    poison
  27. -ectasia
    dilatation( ditation, enlagement ) or stretching of a structure or part
  28. -tic
    pertaining to
  29. ot(o)
    ear
  30. -cele
    hernia
  31. -emia
    condition of the blood
  32. -centesis
    surgical puncture to aspiration of fluid
  33. scop(o)
    to examine, to view
  34. -tomy
    incision ( cutting into tissue)
  35. -rrhea
    flow/discharge
  36. alb(o)
    white
  37. articul(o)
    joint/articulation
  38. -ac
    pertaining to
  39. log(o)
    knowledge, words
  40. nephr(o)
    kidney
  41. derm(a)
    skin
  42. ur(o)
    urinary tract, urine
  43. algesi(o)
    sensitivity to pain
  44. col(o)
    colon or large intestine
  45. -stasis
    stopping controlling
  46. nat(o)
    birth
  47. a-
    no,not, without
  48. -rrhexis
    rupture
  49. dermat(o)
    skin
  50. -stomy
    formation of an opening
  51. arthr(o)
    joint
  52. caud(o)
    tail or toward the tain
  53. circum(o)
    around
  54. peri-
    around
  55. -itis
    inflammation
  56. -logy
    study or science of
  57. ren(o)
    kidney
  58. -ac
    pertaining to
  59. -al
    pertaining to
  60. an-
    no, not, without
  61. bi(o)
    life or living
  62. cardi(o)
    heart
  63. crin(o)
    to secrete
  64. dent(o)
    tooth
  65. odont(o)
    teeth
  66. enter(o)
    small intestine; intestine
  67. esthesi(o)
    feeling or sensation
  68. gastr(o)
    stomach
  69. -iatrician
    practitioner
  70. -ist
    one who
  71. neur(o)
    nerve
  72. onc(o)
    tumor
  73. -oma
    tumor
  74. ophthalm(o)
    eye
  75. orth(o)
    straight
  76. ped(o)
    child (sometimes foot)
  77. psych(o)
    mind
  78. radi(o)
    radiant energy (sometimes radius)
  79. rhin(o)
    nose
  80. nas(o)
    nose
  81. -algia
    pain
  82. angi(o)
    vessel
  83. blephar(o)
    eyelid
  84. encephal(o)
    brain
  85. chir(o)
    hand
  86. cutane(o)
    skin
  87. -dynia
    pain
  88. -emesis
    vomiting
  89. -gram
    a record
  90. -graph
    instrument for recording
  91. lys(o)
    destructuin, dissolving
  92. mast(o)
    breast
  93. -penia
    deficiency
  94. -pexy
    surgical fixation
  95. -rrhaphy
    suture (uniting a wound by stiches)
  96. -tripsy
    surgical crushing
  97. vas(o)
    vessel; ductus deferens
  98. -an
    pertaining to
  99. -ary
    pertaining to
  100. -eal
    pertaining to
  101. -ia
    condition
  102. -iasis
    condition
  103. -ism
    condition or therory
  104. -osis
    condition (often an abnormal diseased condition)
  105. -y
    state or condition
  106. leuk(o)
    white
  107. -ase
    enzyme
  108. carcin(o)
    cancer
  109. cephal(o)
    head
  110. chlor(o)
    green
  111. cyt(o)
    cell
  112. erythr(o)
    red
  113. -ium
    membrane
  114. gen(o)
    beginning, origin
  115. hist(o)
    tissue
  116. -iac
    one who suffers
  117. kinesi(o)
    movement
  118. leps(o)
    seizure
  119. -mania
    excessive preocupation
  120. mega-
    large, enlarge, or great
  121. metr(o)
    measure; uterine tissue
  122. my(o)
    muscle
  123. narc(o)
    stupor
  124. -opia
    vision
  125. -ose
    sugar
  126. phag(o)
    eat, ingest
  127. phas(o)
    speech
  128. -phobia
    abnormal fear
  129. plas(o)
    formation, development
  130. plast(o)
    repair
  131. pleg(o)
    paralysis
  132. pod(o)
    foot
  133. -ptosis
    prolapse(saggin or drooping)
  134. pyr(o)
    fire
  135. schiz(o)
    split, cleft
  136. scler(o)
    hard
  137. therm(o)
    heat
  138. troph(o)
    nutrition
  139. xanth(o)
    yellow
  140. ab-
    away from
  141. ad-
    toward
  142. ante-
    before in time or in place
  143. anti-
    against
  144. brady-
    slow
  145. contra-
    against
  146. dia-
    through
  147. diplo-
    double
  148. dys-
    bad, difficult
  149. ecto-
    out, without, away from
  150. ex-
    out, without, away from
  151. extra-
    out, without, away from
  152. en-
    inside
  153. end-
    inside
  154. endo-
    inside
  155. epi-
    above, on
  156. eu-
    good, normal
  157. hemi-
    half, partly
  158. semi-
    half, partly
  159. hypo-
    beneath or below normal
  160. in-
    not or inside (in)
  161. infra-
    beneath, under
  162. inter-
    between
  163. intra-
    within
  164. ipsi-
    same
  165. macro-
    large or great
  166. mal-
    bad
  167. meso-
    middle
  168. micro-
    small
  169. mono-
    one
  170. pan-
    all
  171. para-
    near or beside
  172. per-
    through or by
  173. poly-
    many
  174. post-
    After, behind
  175. primi-
    first
  176. pre-
    before in time or in place
  177. pro-
    for, favoring, supporting
  178. quad-
    four
  179. tetra-
    four
  180. retro-
    behind, backard
  181. sub-
    beneath, under
  182. super-
    above, beyond or excessive
  183. super(o)
    above, beyond
  184. supra-
    above, beyond
  185. sym-
    joined, together
  186. syn-
    joined, together
  187. tachy
    fast
  188. trans-
    across
  189. ultra-
    excessive
  190. uni-
    one
  191. acr(o)
    extremities (arms & legs)
  192. anter(o)
    anterior or front
  193. crani(o)
    cranium(skull)
  194. dist(o)
    distant, far
  195. dors(o)
    dorsal, back
  196. herni(o)
    hernia
  197. infer(o)
    lowermost or below
  198. later(o)
    side
  199. medi(o)
    middle
  200. proxim(o)
    near
  201. som(a)
    body
  202. somat(o)
    body
  203. tel(e)
    distant, far
  204. thorac(o)
    thorax(chest)
  205. umbilic(o)
    umbilicus
  206. ventr(o)
    belly
  207. viscer(o)
    viscera
  208. -ant
    that which causes
  209. -ate
    to cause an action or the result of an action
  210. aut(o)
    self
  211. chrom(o)
    color
  212. -cidal
    killing
  213. -cyte
    cell
  214. hem(a)
    blood
  215. hemat(o)
    blood
  216. hidr(o)
    perspiration, sweat
  217. home(o)
    sameness, constant
  218. hydr(o)
    water
  219. iatr(o)
    physician or treatment
  220. idi(o)
    individual
  221. is(o)
    equal
  222. kary(o)
    nucleus
  223. morph(o)
    shape; form
  224. myc(o)
    fungus
  225. necr(o)
    death
  226. nos(o)
    disease
  227. phil(o)
    attraction
  228. -phylaxis
    protection
  229. -poiesis
    production
  230. seps(o)
    infection
  231. sphere(O)
    round
  232. staphyl(o)
    grapelike cluster;uvula
  233. strept(o)
    twisted
  234. thromb(o)
    thrombus; clot
  235. vascul(o)
    vessel
  236. aden(o)
    gland
  237. ater(o)
    artery
  238. ather(o)
    yellowish, fatty plaque
  239. coron(o)
    crown
  240. de-
    down, from, or reversibilty
  241. -ole
    small
  242. phleb(o)
    vein
  243. ven(o)
    vein
  244. pulmon(o)
    lungs
  245. sin(o)
    sinus
  246. atel(o)
    imperfect or incomplete
  247. -ation
    process
  248. -capnia
    carbon dioxide
  249. embol(o)
    embolus
  250. meta-
    change; next, as in a series
  251. phren(o)
    mind or diaphragm
  252. -pnea
    breathing
  253. pneum(o)
    lungs or air
  254. -ptysis
    spitting
  255. spir(o)
    to breathe (sometimes,spiral)
  256. -stenosis
    narrowing; stricture
  257. amyl(o)
    starch
  258. bil(i)
    bile or gall
  259. chol(e)
    bile
  260. -dipsia
    thirst
  261. glyc(o)
    sugar
  262. gluc(o)
    glucose
  263. hepat(o)
    liver
  264. lact(o)
    milk
  265. lip(o)
    fat, lipid
  266. -pepsia
    digestion
  267. -stalsis
    contraction
  268. cyst(o)
    badder, cyst, fluid filled sac
  269. noct(i)
    night
  270. olig(o)
    few, scanty
  271. vesic(o)
    bladder or blister
  272. cervic(o)
    neck; cervix uteri
  273. hyster(o)
    uterus
  274. lapar(o)
    abdominal wall
  275. o (o)
    ovum
  276. oophor(o)
    ovary
  277. orchid(o)
    testis
  278. salping(o)
    fallopian or uterine tube or auditory tube
  279. top(o)
    place or position
  280. uter(o)
    uterus
  281. -blast
    immature,embryonic form
  282. -cyesis
    pregnancy
  283. -gravida
    pregnant female
  284. par(o)
    bearing offspring
  285. pseudo-
    false
  286. ankyl(o)
    stiff
  287. -asthenia
    weakness
  288. calcane(o)
    calcaneus (heel bone)
  289. carp(o)
    carpus(wrist)
  290. chondr(o)
    cartilage
  291. -clasia
    break
  292. cost(o)
    costae (ribs)
  293. lumb(o)
    lower back
  294. myel(o)
    bone marrow or spinal cord
  295. phalang(o)
    phalanx (bones of fingers and toes)
  296. spondyl(o)
    vertebrae
  297. tars(o)
    ankle(sometimes, edge or eyelid)
  298. dacry(o)
    tear
  299. -esthesia
    sensitivity to pain
  300. kerat(o)
    cornea; hard, horny
  301. lacrim(o)
    tear
  302. ment(o)
    mind
  303. noc(i)
    cause harm; injury or pain
  304. ocul(o)
    eye
  305. phot(o)
    light
  306. adip(o)
    fat
  307. cry(o)
    cold
  308. heli(o)
    sun
  309. onych(o)
    nail
  310. -phoresis
    transmission
  311. pil(o)
    hair
  312. trich(o)
    hair
  313. xer(o)
    dry
  314. adren(o)
    adrenal gland
  315. andr(o)
    male or masculine
  316. -physis
    growth
  317. trop(o)
    to stimulate
  318. dent(o)
    tooth
  319. -ic
    pertaining to

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