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cyst/o

bladder

2

vesic/o

bladder

3

glomerul/o

glomerulus

4

lith/o

stone, calculus

5

meat/o

opening, meatus

6

nephr/o

kidney

7

ren/o

kidney

8

pyel/o

renal pelvis

9

ur/o

urine, urinary tract

10

ureter/o

ureter

11

urethr/o

urethra

12

andr/o

male

13

albumin/o

albumin, protein

14

azot/o

nitrogenous compounds

15

bacteri/o

bacteria (singular bacterium)

16

kal/i

potassium (an electrolyte)

17

keton/o

ketone bodies (acids and acetones)

18

noct/o

night

19

olig/o

scanty

20

balan/o

glans penis

21

epididym/o

epididymis

22

orch/o

testis (plural, testes)

23

orchi/o

testis (plural, testes)

24

orchid/o

testis (plural, testes)

25

test/o

testis (plural, testes)

26

perine/o

perineum (area between scrotum [or vulva in the female] and anus)

27

prostat/o

prostate gland

28

spermat/o

spermatozoa, sperm cells

29

sperm/o

spermatozoa, sperm cells

30

varic/o

dilated vein