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  1. ren/o, nephr/o
    kidney
  2. glomerul/o
    glomerulus
  3. pyel/o
    renal pelvis
  4. cali/o-, calic/o-
    calyx
  5. ur/o
    urine,urinary tract
  6. urin/o
    urine
  7. ureter/o
    ureter
  8. cyst/o, vesic/o
    urinary bladder
  9. urethr/o
    urethra
  10. ARF
    acute renal failure
  11. CRF
    chronic renal failure
  12. ESRD
    endstage renal disease
  13. GU
    genitourinary
  14. UA
    urinalysis
  15. UTI
    urinary tract infection
  16. test/o
    testis,testicle
  17. orchi/o,orchid/o
    testis
  18. osche/o
    scrotum
  19. semin
    semen
  20. sperm/i, spermat/o
    semen,spermatozona
  21. epididym/o
    epididymis
  22. vas/o
    vas deferens, ductus deferens; also vessel
  23. vesicul/o
    seminal vesicle
  24. prostat/o
    prostate
  25. gyn/o,gynec/o
    woman
  26. men/o, mens
    month, menstruation
  27. oo,ov/o,ovul/o
    ovum,egg cell
  28. ovari/o, oophor/o
    ovary
  29. salping/o
    oviduct,tube
  30. uter/o, metr/o, metr/i, hyster/o
    uterus
  31. cervic/o
    cervix, neck
  32. vagin/o, colp/o
    vagina
  33. vulv/o, episi/o
    vulva
  34. perine/o
    perineum
  35. clitor/o,clitorid/o
    clitoris
  36. mamm/o, mast/o
    breast, mammary gland
  37. amino
    amnion,amniotic sac
  38. embry/o
    embryo
  39. fet/o
    fetus
  40. toc/o
    labor
  41. nat/i
    birth
  42. lact/o, galact/o
    milk
  43. gravida
    pregnant woman
  44. para
    woman who has given birth
  45. male
  46. BPH
    benign prostatic hyperplasia (hypertrophy)
  47. DRE
    digital rectal examination
  48. female
  49. D& C
    dilation and curettage
  50. GYN
    gynecology
  51. HRT
    hormone replacement therapy
  52. IUD
    intrauterine device
  53. PID
    pelvic inflammatory disease
  54. PMS
    premenstrual syndrome
  55. LMP
    last menstrual period
  56. NB
    newborn
  57. OB
    obstetrics
  58. DM
    diabetes mellitus
  59. FBS
    fasting blood sugar
  60. AD
    Alzheimer disease
  61. ADHD
    attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder
  62. CNS
    central nervous system
  63. CP
    cerebral palsy
  64. CSF
    cerebrospinal fluid
  65. CVA
    cerebrovascular accident
  66. EEG
    electroencephalogram (graph)
  67. LOC
    level of consciousness
  68. LP
    lumbar puncture
  69. MS
    multiple sclerosis
  70. TIA
    transient ischemic attack
  71. endocrin/o
    endocrine glands or system
  72. pituitar
    pituitary gland, hypophysis
  73. hypophys
    pituitary gland, hypophysis
  74. thyr/o,thyroid/o
    thyroid gland
  75. parathyr/o, parathyroid/o
    parrathyroid gland
  76. adren/o, adrenal/o
    adrenal gland, epinephrine
  77. adrenocortic/o
    adrenal cortex
  78. insul/o
    pancreatic islets
  79. neur/o, neur/i
    nervous system
  80. gli/o
    neuroglia
  81. gangli/o, ganglion/o
    ganglion
  82. mening/o, meninge/o
    meninges
  83. myel/o
    spinal cord ( also bone marrow)
  84. radicul/o
    spinal nerve root
  85. encephal/o
    brain
  86. cerebr/o
    cerebrum (loosely, brain)
  87. cortic/o
    cerebral cortex, outer portion
  88. cerebell/o
    cerebellum
  89. thalam/o
    thalamus
  90. ventricul/o
    cavity, ventricle
  91. medull/o
    medulla oblongata (also spinal cord)
  92. psych/o
    mind
  93. narc/o
    stupor, unconsciousness
  94. somn/o, somn/i
    sleep
  95. -phasia
    speech
  96. -lalia
    speech, babble
  97. -lexia
    reading
  98. -plegia
    paralysis
  99. -paresis*
    • partial paralysis
    • *may be used alone
  100. -lepsy
    seizure
  101. -phobia
    persistent, irrational fear
  102. -mania*
    excited state, obsession

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