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

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