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Abdomino

Abdomen

1

Acoustic/o

Hearing sound

2

Acr/o

Extremity, highest point

3

Aden/o

Gland

4

Adip/o

Fat

5

Albin/o

White

6

Alg/o

Pain

7

All/o

Other, strange

8

Andr/o

Male

9

Angi/o

Blood vessel

10

Aort/o

Aorta

11

Articul/o

Joint

12

Aur/I

Ear

13

Auscult/o

Listen

14

Bi/o

Life

15

Blephar/o

Eyelid

16

Brachi/o

Arm

17

Bronch/o

Bronchus

18

Bucc/o

Cheek

19

Burs/o

Pouch or sac, bursa

20

Calcane/o

Heel

21

Carcin/o

Cancer

22

Cardi/o

Heart

23

Carp/o

Wrist

24

Caus/o

Burn

25

Cephal/o

Head

26

Cervic/o

Neck, cervix

27

Chol/o

Bile

28

Chondr/o

Cartilage

29

Chrom/o

Color

30

Cis/o

Cut

31

Cleid/o

Collarbone

32

Cochle/o

Cochlea of the inner ear

33

Cor/o

Pupils

34

Corpor/o

Body

35

Cost/o

Rib

36

Cry/o

Cold

37

Cubit/o

Elbow

38

Cyan/o

Blue

39

Cyst/o

Bladder, cyst

40

Dent/i

Tooth

41

Derm/a

Skin

42

Digit/o

Finger or toe

43

Edem/o

Swelling

44

Embryon/o

Fetus

45

Enter/I

Intestines

46

Erythro

Red

47

Esthes/o

Sensation

48

Eti/o

Cause

49

Febr/o

Fever

50

Fibr/o

Fiber

51

Flex/o

Bend

52

Fract/o

Break up

53

Gnos/o

Knowledge

54

Gynec/o

Female

55

Hemp

Blood

56

Hepato

Liver

57

Humero

Upper arm

58

Hyster/o

Womb,uterus

59

Idio

Unknown, individual

60

Inguino

Groin

61

Lacti

Milk

62

Latero

Side

63

Leuko

White

64

Ligato

Tie, bend

65

Litho

Stone

66

Medio

Middle

67

Mega

Large

68

Melano

Black

69

Meno

Monthly

70

Morbo

Disease

71

Morto

Death

72

Myelo

Bone marrow, spinal cord

73

Myo

Muscle

74

Nephro

Kidney

75

Neuro

Nerve

76

Nocto

Night

77

Oculo

Eye

78

Odonto

Tooth

79

Oo or ovi

Egg

80

Ophthalmo

Eye

81

Orcho

Testis

82

Osseo or osteo

Bone

83

Oto

Ear

84

Palpato

Touch, feel

85

Paro

Birth

86

Parieto

Wall of a cavity

87

Patho

Disease

88

Pedo

Child

89

Percusso

Strike, tap

90

Phago

Eat, swallow

91

Pleuro

Pleura (lung membrane)

92

Pneo

Breathe

93

Pneumo

Lung, air

94

Podo

Foot

95

Psycho

Mind

96

Purulo, pylo

Pus

97

Pyelo

Pelvis

98

Pyreto

Fever

99

Reno

Kidney

100

Reticulo

Network

101

Retino

Retina of eye

102

Rhino

Nose

103

Rubo

Red

104

Salpingo

Fallopian tube

105

Sango

Blood

106

Sclero

Hard

107

Sebo

Sebum (oil)

108

Secto

Cut

109

Septo

Wall

110

Sero

Serum

111

Sinus/o

Cavity or hollow, sinus

112

Somato

Body

113

Sphincter

Sphincter muscle

114

Spiro

Coil, breathe

115

Sterno

Sternum

116

Stetho

Chest

117

Stheno

Opening, mouth

118

Tacto

Touch

119

Tars

Ankle

120

Tele/o

Distance

121

Temper/o

Time, temple of the head

122

Tetr/a

Four

123

Tom/o

Cut

124

Trich/o

Hair

125

Urin/o

Urine

126

Viscer/o

Viscera (internal organs)

127

Vol/o

Volume

128

Viscos/o

Thick

129

Xen/o

Foreign

130

Xer/o

Dry