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albumin/o

albumin, protein
albuminuria

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azot/o

nitrogen
azotemia

3

bacteri/o

bacteria
bacteriuria

4

cali/o, calic/o

calyx, calyces

5

cyst/o

bladder, sac, or cyst
cystoscope

6

dips/o

thirst
polydipsia

7

glomerul/o

glomerulus

8

ket/o, keton/o

ketone bodies
ketonuria

9

meat/o

meatus
meatotomy

10

nephr/o

kidney
nephritis

11

noct/i

night
nocturia

12

olig/o

few,little, scanty
oliguria

13

pyel/o

renal pelvis
pyelitis

14

py/o

pus
pyuria

15

ren/o

kidney
renal

16

ureter/o

ureter
ureterostenosis

17

urethr/o

urethra
urethritis

18

ur/o, urin/o

urine
urinometer

19

uria

urine condition
hematuria

20

vesic/o

urinary bladder
vesicocele

21

sept/o

infection
antiseptic

22

arteri/o

aretery

23

-ole

small or little

24

-emia

blood condition

25

-meter

an instrument used to measure

26

dia

through

27

lys/o

breakdown or destruction

28

-ate

...something that

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-lith

stone

30

-iasis

presence of an abnormal condition

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peritone/o

peritoneum

32

ur/o

urine

33

tox/o

poison

34

vesic/o

urinary bladder

35

-esis

condition of

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hemat/o

blood

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syn / drome

together, joined / running

38

carcin/o

cancer

39

metr/o

measure

40

-graphy

process of recording

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-scopy

process of viewing

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copor/o

body

43

-tripsy

intentional crushing

44

angi/o-

vessel

45

retro

backward, behind

46

ultra

beyond, excess

47

son//o

sound

48

-lysis

breakdown or destruction