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acr/o

extremities
*acromegaly

2

aden/o

gland
*adenopathy

3

adren/o

adrenal glands
*adrenomegaly

4

adrenal/o

adrenal glands
*adrenalectomy

5

andr/o

man; male
*androgen

6

calc/o

calcium
*hypercalcemia

7

cortic/o

cortex
*corticosteroid

8

crin/o

secrete
*endocrinology

9

-crine

secrete
endocrine

10

dips/o

thirst
*dipsosis

11

-dipsia

thirst
*polydipsia

12

gonad/o

sex glands
*gonadotropic

13

gluc/o

sugar; sweet
*gluconeogenesis

14

gylc/o

sugar; sweet
*glycogenolysis

15

kal/i

potassium
*hyperkalemia

16

lact/o

milk
*lactogen

17

myx/o

relating to mucus
*myxedema

18

natri/i

sodium
*hypernatremia

19

oxy-

sharp; quick
*oxytocin

20

pancreat/o

pancreas
pancreatitis

21

parathyroid/o

parathyroid glands
*parathyroidectomy

22

somat/o

body
*somatotropic hormone

23

thym/o

thymus gland
*thymoma

24

thyr/o

thyroid gland
*thyroxine

25

thyroid/o

thyroid gland
*hyperthyroidism

26

toxic/o

poisons
*toxicology

27

-tropin

stimulating effect of a hormone
*gonadotropin

28

-uria

urine condition
*polyuria