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abdomen

abdomin/o

2

extremities, top, extreme point

acr/o

3

sharp, severe, sudden

acu/o

4

gland

aden/o

5

fat

adip/o

6

amnion

amni/o

7

vessel

angi/o, vas/o, vascul/o

8

artery

arteri/o

9

joint

arthr/o

10

armpit

axill/o

11

life

bi/o

12

eyelid

blephar/o

13

bronchial tubes

bronch/o

14

cancer

carcin/o

15

heart

cardi/o

16

drug, chemical

chem/o

17

cartiliage

chondr/o

18

time

chron/o

19

colon

col/o

20

urinary bladder

cyst/o

21

brain

encephal/o

22

red

erythr/o

23

blood

hem/o

24

liver

hepat/o

25

water, fluid

hydr/o

26

groin

inguin/o

27

to hold back

isch/o

28

abdomen, abdominal wall

lapra/o

29

larynx

laryng/o

30

white

leuk/o

31

lymph

lymph/o

32

breast

mamm/o, mast/o

33

shape, form

morph/o

34

mucus

muc/o

35

muscle

my/o

36

spinal cord, bone marrow

myel/o

37

death

necr/o

38

kidney

nephr/o

39

nerve

neur/o

40

neutrophil

neutr/o

41

nucleus

nucle/o

42

eye

opthalam/o

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bone

oste/o

44

ear

ot/o

45

disease

path/o

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peritoneum

peritone/o

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to eat, swallow

phag/o

48

vein

phleb/o, ven/o, ven/i

49

formation, development

plas/o

50

pleura

pleur/o

51

lungs

pneumon/o, pulmon/o

52

x-rays

rad/i

53

rectum

rect/o

54

kidney

ren/o

55

nose

rhin/o

56

flesh

sarc/o

57

spleen

splen/o

58

clusters

staphyl/o

59

twisted chains

strept/o

60

chest

thorac/o

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clot

thromb/o

62

tonsils

tonsill/o

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trachea

trache/o