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Cyst/o, Vesic/o

Bladder, sac

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Glomerul/o

Glomerulus (filtering)

2

Meat/o

Meatus (opening)

3

Nephr/o, ren/o

Kidney

4

Pyel/o

Renal pelvis (filtering)

5

Uterer/o

Uterer

6

Urethr/o

Urethra

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Albumin/o

Albumin (protein)

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Azot/o

Urea, nitrogen (waste product)

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Blast/o

Developing cell, germ cell

10

Glyc/o, glycos/o

Sugar

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Hydr/o

Water

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Lith/o

Stone, calculus

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Noct/I

Night

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Olig/o

Scanty, few

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Son/o

Sound

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Tom/o

Cut, section

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Urin/o, ur/o

Urine, urinary tract

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-gram

Record, radiographic image

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-iasis, -esis

Condition

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-lysis

Loosening, dissolution, separating

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-megaly

Enlargement

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-ptosis

Drooping, sagging, prolapse

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-rrhaphy

Suturing, repairing

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-tripsy

Surgical crushing

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-trophy

Nourishment, development

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-uria

Urine, urination