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cephal/o

Meaning: head

2

cervic/o

Meaning: neck

3

thorac/o

Meaning: chest, thorax

4

abdomin/o

Meaning: abdomen

5

celi/o

Meaning: abdomen

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lapar/o

Meaning: abdominal wall

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lumb/o

Meaning: lumbar region, lower back

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periton, peritone/o

Meaning: peritoneum

9

acro

Meaning: extremity, end

10

brachi/o

Meaning: arm

11

dactyl/o

Meaning: finger, toe

12

ped/o

Meaning: foot

13

pod/o

Meaning: foot

14

circum-

Meaning: around

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peri-

Meaning: around

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intra-

Meaning: in, within

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epi-

Meaning: on, over

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extra-

Meaning: outside

19

infra-*

Meaning: below*Also indicates degree

20

sub-*

Meaning: below, under*Also indicated degree

21

inter-

Meaning: between

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juxta-

Meaning: near, beside

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para-

Meaning: near, beside

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retro-

Meaning: behind, backward

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supra-

Meaning: above

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LLQ

Left lower quadrant

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LUQ

Left upper quadrant

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RLQ

Right lower quadrant

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RUQ

Right upper quadrant