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  1. -itis
    inflammation
  2. cardi-
    heart
  3. nephr-
    kidney
  4. megal-
    enlarged
  5. plast-
    surgical repair
  6. -otomy
    cut into
  7. -oma
    tumor
  8. cerebr-
    brain
  9. gingiv-
    gum
  10. hepat-
    liver
  11. arthr-
    joint
  12. angi-
    vessel
  13. -malacia
    soft
  14. blephar-
    eyelid
  15. dermat-
    skin
  16. enter-
    intestine
  17. -ectomy
    surgical removal
  18. gastr-
    stomach
  19. aden-
    gland
  20. -osis
    any condition
  21. spasm
    involuntary contraction
  22. rhin-
    nose
  23. -ologist
    specialist
  24. -ology
    the study of
  25. path-
    disease
  26. proct-
    anus
  27. -algia
    pain
  28. psycho-
    mind
  29. ophthalm-
    opt-
    eye
  30. -scop-
    observe
  31. -lysis
    loosening destruction
  32. chindr-
    cartilage
  33. hem(at)-
    blood
  34. lith-
    stone
  35. lip-
    fat
  36. hyster-
    uterus
  37. hyper
    above more than normal
  38. hemi-
    half
  39. ost-
    bone
  40. cyan-
    blue
  41. crani-
    skull
  42. hypo-
    under
  43. -oid
    like
  44. end
    inside, within
  45. chole-
    bile
  46. cyst-
    sac containing fluid
  47. my-
    muscle
  48. cervic-
    neck
  49. para-
    beside, beyond
  50. -ostomy
    creating an opening
  51. mast-
    breast
  52. -penia
    decrease
  53. -trophy
    development
  54. gen-
    original
  55. glosso-
    tongue
  56. hydro-
    water
  57. dent-
    teeth
  58. cephal-
    head
  59. cost-
    rib
  60. -desis
    binding
  61. supra-
    above
  62. trip-
    rub, friction
  63. auto-
    self
  64. retr(o)-
    backwards
  65. burso-
    sac
  66. carcin-
    cancer
  67. rhexis
    break, burst
  68. strept-
    twist
  69. -dyn
    pain
  70. -ptosis
    falling
  71. acro-
    extremities
  72. -gram
    record
  73. epi-
    upon
  74. -rrhaphy
    suture
  75. mani-
    madness
  76. melan-
    black
  77. vaso-
    vessel
  78. semen
    seed
  79. trans-
    through, across
  80. -iasis
    condition
  81. contra-
    against
  82. -esthesia
    sensation
  83. leuk-
    white
  84. cyt-
    cell
  85. celio-
    adbomen
  86. -emesis
    vomiting
  87. lobo-
    section
  88. cantho-
    angle at the end of the eye
  89. benign
    mild, not cancerous
  90. spondyl-
    spinal column
  91. -cele
    hernia
  92. -ectasis
    expansion
  93. cheil-
    lip
  94. brady-
    slow
  95. steno-
    narrow
  96. myring-
    eardrum
  97. cauda
    tail
  98. lingua-
    tongue
  99. erythro-
    red
  100. odont-
    tooth
  101. lacrim-
    tear
  102. sphenic
    wedge
  103. viscero-
    organ
  104. macul-
    spot
  105. sub-
    under
  106. lact-
    milk
  107. squam-
    scale
  108. hallux
    great toe
  109. -centesis
    puncture
  110. thorac-
    chest
  111. myco-
    fungus
  112. mening-
    membrane
  113. vesic-
    bladder
  114. spiro-
    coil
  115. bili-
    bile
  116. cec-
    blind passageway
  117. onych-
    nail, claw
  118. -pexy
    suspension
  119. onco-
    tumor
  120. ovar-
    egg
  121. or-
    mouth
  122. myel-
    marrow, spinal
  123. oto-
    ear
  124. pyle-
    gate
  125. anti-
    against
  126. leio-
    smooth
  127. rug-
    wrinkle, fold
  128. encephal-
    brain
  129. physio-
    nature
  130. tympan-
    eardrum
  131. phon-
    voice, sound
  132. colp(o)-
    hollow, vagina
  133. bucc(o)-
    cheek
  134. histo-
    tissue
  135. cilia
    eyelash
  136. dendr-
    tree, branching
  137. acoust(i)-
    hearing
  138. salpingo-
    tube
  139. cor-
    heart
  140. aur-
    ear
  141. pilo-
    hair
  142. stoma-
    mouth
  143. thalam-
    inner chamber
  144. plexus
    brain
  145. -plasia
    development
  146. palpebr-
    eyelid
  147. umbilic-
    navel, belly button
  148. phleb-
    vein
  149. ren-
    kidney
  150. orchi-
    testis
  151. malign-
    bad
  152. -asthenia
    weakness
  153. ment-
    mind
  154. antr-
    cavity
  155. lapar-
    abdomical wall
  156. trachel-
    neck
  157. -tope
    place
  158. sept-
    wall, fence
  159. tarso-
    ankle
  160. scirr(h)-
    hard
  161. dura
    hard
  162. part-
    labor, bring forth
  163. adnexa
    ties, connections
  164. sinus
    hollow space
  165. astr-
    star-shaped
  166. hypno-
    sleep
  167. -crine
    to secrete
  168. pod-
    foot
  169. somato-
    body
  170. scler(a)-
    hard
  171. ocul-
    eye
  172. fascia
    sheet, band
  173. dacry-
    tear
  174. iso-
    equal
  175. helio-
    sun
  176. radic-
    root
  177. glyco-
    sweet
  178. iris
    rainbow
  179. radi-
    ray
  180. kerat-
    horny
  181. sedat-
    quiet, calm
  182. phren-
    mind
  183. furca-
    fork-shaped
  184. ependym-
    wrapping
  185. metabol(e)-
    change
  186. plak-
    plate
  187. alveol-
    cavity
  188. corne-
    horny
  189. dactyl-
    finger, toe
  190. edema
    swelling
  191. ptyal-
    saliva
  192. oment-
    skin, covering
  193. aer-
    air
  194. pneum-
    lung
  195. gravid
    pregnant
  196. fistul-
    pipe
  197. pulmon-
    lung
  198. phage
    to eat
  199. pariet-
    wall
  200. oophor-
    ovary
  201. pro-
    in front of
  202. peri-
    about, around
  203. ganglie-
    swelling
  204. pleur-
    pleura
  205. mamm-
    breast
  206. rachi-
    spinal column
  207. labi
    lip
  208. cheir-
    chir-
    hand
  209. dys-
    bad
  210. digit
    finger, toe
  211. micr-
    small
  212. grad-
    walk
  213. later-
    side
  214. peps-
    digest
  215. phot-
    light
  216. gemin-
    twin
  217. phob-
    fear
  218. en-
    in
  219. tarso-
    framework of eyelid
  220. colla-
    glue
  221. dors-
    back
  222. calc-
    heel, stone
  223. gran-
    grain
  224. cine
    move
  225. cut-
    skin
  226. syn-
    sym-
    together
  227. poly-
    many
  228. maxill-
    upper jawbone
  229. vulse-
    twitch or pull
  230. post
    after
  231. pan-
    all
  232. tegument
    covering skin
  233. ameb-
    change
  234. metr-
    uterus
  235. traumat-
    wound
  236. therm-
    heat
  237. hormone
    excite
  238. osmo-
    odor
  239. neo-
    new
  240. semi-
    half
  241. dynam-
    power
  242. turbin-
    shaped like a top
  243. strict-
    draw tight
  244. pre-
    in front of
  245. neuro-
    nerve
  246. mechano-
    machine
  247. trich-
    hair
  248. ramus
    branch
  249. phak-
    lens
  250. an-
    a-
    • without
    • not
  251. macro-
    large
  252. sarc-
    flesh
  253. puer-
    child
  254. ab-
    away from, not
  255. inter-
    between
  256. ex-
    out, away from
  257. thel-
    nipple
  258. ante-
    before
  259. cryo-
    cold
  260. spas-
    pull, draw
  261. proli-
    offspring
  262. pharmac-
    drug
  263. lal-
    speech
  264. infra-
    beneath
  265. mal-
    bad
  266. thromb-
    lump, clot
  267. vestibule
    entrance
  268. lumbo-
    loins
  269. somni-
    sleep
  270. tens-
    stretch
  271. glom-
    ball
  272. lien-
    spleen
  273. tumor
    swelling
  274. intra-
    within
  275. -plegia
    paralysis
  276. appendic-
    appendix
  277. ureter-
    ureter
  278. duodeno-
    doudenom
  279. urethr-
    urethra
  280. therap-
    therapy
  281. pharyng-
    pharynx
  282. arter-
    artery
  283. sacro-
    sacrum
  284. utero-
    uterus
  285. lig-
    ligament
  286. ili-
    ilium
  287. ile-
    ileum
  288. vena-
    vein
  289. pelvi-
    pelvis
  290. tri-
    three
  291. adreno-
    adrenal (gland)
  292. ovario-
    ovary
  293. basi-
    base
  294. esophag-
    esophagus
  295. splen-
    spleen
  296. bronch-
    broncus
  297. laryng-
    larynx
  298. col-
    colon
  299. thyro-
    thyroid
  300. bi-
    two
  301. schiz-
    • split
    • (schizophrenia)
  302. orth-
    straight
  303. ambi-
    both
  304. eu-
    good
  305. olfact-
    smell
  306. vert-
    turn
  307. hom-
    same
  308. ventr-
    front
  309. pachy-
    thick
  310. capit-
    head
  311. gyn-
    female
  312. brachy-
    short
  313. infer-
    under
  314. duct-
    tube
  315. poster-
    back part
  316. fiss-
    split
  317. cata-
    down
  318. platy-
    flat
  319. ger-
    old
  320. heter-
    other
  321. amphi-
    around
  322. phrag-
    fence
  323. clas-
    break
  324. pseud-
    false
  325. cau-
    burn
  326. lymph-
    wattery fluids
  327. apo-
    away from
  328. lept-
    slender
  329. scol-
    curved
  330. meta-
    beyond
  331. pect-
    chest
  332. volv-
    to roll
  333. ton-
    stretch
  334. eury-
    broad
  335. dia-
    through
  336. di-
    twice
  337. sta-
    stand
  338. -rrhag
    burst
  339. -rrhe
    flow
  340. med-
    middle
  341. xer-
    dry
  342. mi-
    less
  343. dis-
    apart
  344. blast-
    bud
  345. promix-
    nearest
  346. necr-
    dead
  347. morph-
    form
  348. fac-
    make, do
  349. per-
    throughout
  350. splanchn-
    internal organs
  351. tetra-
    four
  352. quad-
    four
  353. deca-
    ten
  354. deci-
    tenth
  355. kilo-
    thousand
  356. centi-
    hundredth
  357. milli-
    thousandth
  358. micro-
    millionth
  359. nano-
    billionth
  360. albi-
    white
  361. cirrho-
    tawny yellow
  362. lute-
    yellow
  363. melano-
    black
  364. nigr-
    black
  365. rube-
    red
  366. statis-
    stopping, control
  367. agglut-
    clump together
  368. cubit-
    elbow
  369. AC
    accommodation
  370. ac
    before meals
  371. AD
    right ear (auris dextra)
  372. ad lib
    as desired
  373. AE
    above the elbow, adverse effects
  374. AIDS
    acquired immunodeficiency syndome
  375. AK
    above the knee
  376. ASAP
    as soon as possible
  377. BID
    twice a day
  378. BIN
    twice a night
  379. BK
    below the knee
  380. BM
    bowel movement
  381. BP
    blood pressure
  382. Bx
    biopsy
  383. C
    celsius

  384. c
    with

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