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Flashcards in Chapter 9 Word Parts Deck (15):
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Cyst/o

Urinary bladder, cyst, sac of fluid

2

Dia-

Through, between, apart, complete

3

-ectasis

Stretching, dilation, enlargement

4

Glomerul/o

Glomerulus

5

Lith/o

Stone, calculus

6

-lysis

Breakdown, separation, setting free, destruction, loosening

7

Nephr/o

Kidney

8

-pexy

Surgical fixation

9

Pyel/o

Renal pelvis, bowl of kidney

10

-tripsy

To crush

11

Ur/o

Urine, urinary tract

12

Ureter/o

Ureter

13

Urethr/o

Urethra

14

-uria

Urination, urine

15

-cele

Hernia, tumor, swelling