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Anky/o

Stiff

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Articul/o

Joint

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Balan/o

Glands penis

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Blast

Immature cell

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Carpo

Wrist

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Cephal/o

Head

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Cyesis

Pregnancy

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Cost/o or Costo

Rib

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Dactyl/o

Fingers; toes

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Estr/o

Female

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Graphy-

Process of recording

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Mast/o

Breast

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Orchid/o

Testes

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Para-

To give birth or bear

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Gravida-

Pregnancy

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-centesis

Surgical puncture to remove fluid.

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Cry/o

Cold

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-ectomy

Surgical removal

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-endo

within

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-esthesia

Sensation

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-pexy

Surgical fixation

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-plasty

Surgical repair

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-rrhaphy

Surgical suturing

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Seps/o

Infection; infected; contaminated

25

-tripsy

Crush

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Angio

Blood vessel

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Arterio

Arteries

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Cardio

Heart

29

Myo

Muscle

30

Echo

Sound

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-gram

To record or picture

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-emia

blood condition

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Aero

Air

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Phlebo

Vein

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Sclerosis

Hardening

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Sphygmo

Pulse

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Stenosis

Narrowing

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Tachy

Fast

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Thoraco

Chest

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-lysis

Breakdown

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-genesis

Producing; forming

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Pyel/o

Renal pelvis

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Nephr/o

Kidney

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-ptosis

droop; sag

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Phleb/o

Vein

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Cyst/o

Urinary bladder

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Lith/o

Stone

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Leuk/o

White

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Erythr/o

Red

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Ren/o

Kidney

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-uria

Urination

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Hemat/o

Blood condition

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Bucc/o

Cheek

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Cheil/o

Lips

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Col/o

Colon (large intestines)

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Enter/o

Small intestines

57

Gastr/o

Stomach

58

Cholecyst/o

Gallbladder

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Hepat/o

Liver

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Stomat/o

Mouth

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Proct/o

Anus; rectum

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Rect/o

Rectum

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Glyc/o

Sugar

64

-phagia

Eating; Swallowing

65

Post

After

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Stasis

To stop; to control

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Myring/o

Eardrum

68

Hemi-

Half

69

Uni-

One

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Eu-

Normal; good.

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Phren/o

Can mean either diaphragm or mind.

71

-algia

pain

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Ophthalm/o

Eye

73

Onc/o

Tumor

74

-oma

Tumor, mass, swelling

75

-opsy

Process of viewing

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-osis

Condition usually abnormal (slight increase in numbers when used with blood cells.)

77

-scope

Instrument to visually examine

78

-scopy

Process of visually examining with an endoscope

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-tomy

Process of cutting incision

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Epi-

Above, upon

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Pro-

Before, forward