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Albumin/o

Albumin ( protein in blood)

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Angi/

Vessel

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Azot/o

Nitrogen

3

Bacteri/o

Bacteria

4

Cali/o

Calyx (calix), cup shaped

5

Calic/o

Cup shaped

6

Cyst/o

Urinary bladder

7

Dips/o

Thirst

8

Glomerul/o

Glomerulus

9

Glycos/o

Sugar

10

Hydr/o

Water

11

Isch/o

Hold back

12

Kal/o

Potassium

13

Ket/o

Ketone bodies

14

Keton/o

Ketone bodies

15

Lith/I

Stone

16

Meat/o

Meat us

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Natr/I

Sodium

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Necr/o

Death

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Nephr/o

Kidney

20

Noct/o

Night

21

Olig/o

Scanty

22

Py/o

Pus

23

Pyel/o

Renal pelvis

24

Ren/o

Kidney

25

Trigon/o

Trigone, region of bladder

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Ur/o

Urine, urea

27

Ureter/o

Ureter

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Urin/I

Urine

29

Urethr/o

Urethra

30

Vesic/o

Urinary bladder

31

-ectasis

Dilation, widening

32

-ectomy

Removal, excision

33

-emia

Blood condition

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-esis

Condition, action

35

-gram

Record

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-lithiasis

Condition of stones

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-lithotomy

Incision for removal of a stone

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-lysis

Breakdown

39

-megaly

Enlargement

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-ole

Little

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-osis

Abnormal condition

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-pathy

Disease

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-pasty

Surgical removal

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-poietin

Substance that forms

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-ptosis

Falling, drooping

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-rrhea

Flow, discharge

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-sclerosis

Hardening

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-stenosis

Narrowing

49

-stomy

New opening

50

-tomy

Process of cutting

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-tripsy

Crushing

52

-uria

Urination, urine condition

53

a-, an-

No, not, without

54

Anti-

Against

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Dia-

Through, complete

56

Dys-

Pain

57

En-

In, within

58

Hypo-

Deficient

59

Peri-

Surrounding

60

Poly-

Many, much

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Retro-

Back, behind, backward