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1

cyst- (urinary bladder, cyst, sac)

ex cystoscope

instrument to view the urinary bladder

2

dextr- right

dextrocardia

location of the heart on the right side of the chest instead of the left

3

dipl - double

diplopia

condition of having double vision

4

endometri

endometrium (triangle of uterus)

endometriosis (abnormal conditon of the endometrium)

5

enter

small intestine
ex.

enteroenter fistula- connects two segments of intestines.

6

eosin-rosy, dawn colored

eosinophilia

an increase in the number of eosinophils in the blood, accompanying inflammatory conditions.

7

epiglottitis

inflammation of the epiglottis, common in children. (throat)

8

episi (vulva)

ex.

episiotomy

incision of the vulva, usually to make larger for baby to come out

9

epididymis

top part of nuts

10

erythro (red)

erythrocyte

a mature form of a red blood cell

11

penia (suffix)

deficiency

12

esthesi/o

ex. epidural anesthesia

feeling, sensation

condition of no feeling from injection

13

galact (milk)

galacto_rrhea

discharge of milk

14

fibrinogen

a soluble protein in blood plasma that is essential for blood clotting.

15

glioma

Gli- glue, glial cell

glial cell tumor

16

goni

ex. goniometer

angle

17

gravid

pregnancy

18

halit -breath

ex. halitosis

offensive smelling breath

19

hedon

pleasure

20

suffix poiesis

formation

21

hepat

transhepatic biliary

liver

ex. a procedure in which a catheter is passed rhoug the liver and into an obstructed extrahepatic duct.