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Amni/o

Amnion

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Bartholin/o

Bartholin gland

2

Cervic/o

Cervix, neck

3

Chori/o

Chorion

4

Chorion/o

Chorion

5

Colp/o

Vagina

6

Culd/o

Cul-de-sac

7

Episi/o

Vulva

8

Galact/o

Milk

9

Gynec/o

Woman, female

10

Hyster/o

Uterus, womb

11

Lact/o

Milk

12

Mamm/o

Breast

13

Mast/o

Breast

14

Men/o

Menses, menstruation

15

Metr/o

Uterus

16

My/o

Muscle

17

Myom/o

Muscle tumor

18

Nat/i

Birth

19

Obstetr/o

Midwife

20

O/o

Egg

21

Oophor/o

Ovary

22

Ov/o

Egg

23

Ovari/o

Ovary

24

Ovul/o

Egg

25

Perine/o

Perineum

26

Phor/o

To bear

27

Salping/o

Fallopian tubes

28

Uter/o

Uterus

29

Vagin/o

Vagina

30

Vulv/o

Vulva

31

-arche

Beginning.

32

-cyesis

Pregnancy

33

-gravida

Pregnancy

34

-parous

To bear, bring forth

35

-rrhea

Discharge

36

-salpinx

Uterine tube

37

-tocia

Labor, birth

38

-version

Act of turning

39

Dys-

Painful

40

Endo-

Within

41

In-

In

42

Intra-

Within

43

Multi-

Many

44

Nulli-

No, not, none

45

Pre-

Before

46

Primi-

First

47

Retro-

Backward

48

AB

Abortion

49

AFP

Alpha- fetoproteon- high levels in amniotic fluid of fetus or maternal serum

50

BRCA1BRCA2

Breast cancer 1 and 2

51

BSE

Breast self-examination

52

CA 125

Protein marker elevated in ovarian cancer

53

c-section, CS

Cesarean section

54

CIN

Cervical intraepithelial neoplasia

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CIS

Carcinoma in situ

56

CVS

Chorionic villus sampling

57

Cx

Cervix

58

D&C

Dilation and curettage

59

DCIS

Ductal carcinoma in situ