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C
abdomin/o-

abdomen

2

C
acous/o-

hearing, sound

3

C
acr/o-

extremity, highest part

4

C
aden/o-

gland

5

C
adip/o-

fat

6

C
albin/o-

white

7

C
alg/o-

pain

8

C
all/o-

other, strange

9

C
andr/o-

male

10

C
angi/o-

blood vessel

11

C
aort/o-

aorta

12

C
arter/o-

artery

13

C
arthr/o-

joint

14

C
articul/o-

joint

15

C
audi/o-

hearing

16

C
aur/i

ear

17

C
auscult/o-

listen

18

C
bi/o-

life

19

C
blephar/o-

eyelid

20

C
brachi/o-

arm

21

C
bronch/o-

bronchus

22

C
bucc/o-

cheek

23

C
burs/o-

pouch or sac, bursa

24

C
calcane/o-

heel

25

C
carcin/o-

cancer

26

C
cardi/o-

heart

27

C
carp/o-

wrist

28

C
caus/o-

burn

29

C
cephal/o-

head

30

C
cervic/o-

neck, cervix

31

C
chol/e-

bile

32

C
chondr/o-

cartilage

33

C
chrom/o-

color

34

C
cili/o-

hairlike structure

35

C
cis/o-

cut

36

C
cleid/o-

collarbone (clavicle)

37

C
cochle/o-

cochlea of the inner ear

38

C
cor/o-

pupil

39

C
coron/o-

encircling structure (like the vessels that encircle and supply the heart)

40

C
corpor/o-

body

41

C
cost/o-

rib

42

C
cry/o-

cold

43

C
cubit/o-

elbow

44

C
cyan/o-

blue

45

C
cyst/o-

bladder, cyst

46

C
dent/i-

tooth

47

C
derm/a-

skin

48

C
digit/o-

finger or toe

49

C
edem/o-

swelling

50

C
embryon/o-

fetus

51

C
enter/o-

intestines

52

C
erythr/o-

red

53

C
esthes/o-

sensation

54

C
eti/o-

cause

55

C
febr/o-

fever

56

C
fibr/o-

fiber

57

C
flex/o-

bend

58

C
fract/o-

break up

59

C
gastr/o-

stomach

60

C
gnos/o-

knowledge

61

C
gynec/o-

blood

62

C
hem/o-

blood

63

C
hepat/o-

liver

64

C
heter/o-

other, different

65

C
home/o-

same

66

C
humer/o-

upper arm

67

C
hydr/o-

water

68

C
hyster/o-

womb, uterus

69

C
idi/o-

unknown, individual

70

C
inguin/o-

groin

71

C
lact/i

milk

72

C
later/o-

side

73

C
leuk/o-

white

74

C
ligat/o-

tie, bend

75

C
lith/o-

stone

76

C
medi/o-

middle

77

C
meg/a-

large

78

C
melan/o-, melen/o-

black

79

C
men/o-

monthly

80

C
morb/o-

disease

81

C
mort/o-

death

82

C
myel/o-

bone marrow, spinal cord

83

C
my/o-

muscle

84

C
nephr/o-

kidney

85

C
neur/o-

nerve

86

C
noct/o-

night

87

C
ocul/o-

eye

88

C
odont/o-

tooth

89

C
o/o-, ov/i-

egg

90

C
ophtalm/o-

eye

91

C
orch/o-

testis

92

C
osse/o-, oste/o-

bone

93

C
ot/o-

ear

94

C
palpat/o-

touch, feel

95

C
par/o-

birth

96

C
pariet/o-

wall of a cavity

97

C
path/o-

disease

98

C
ped/o-

child

99

C
percuss/o-

strike, tap

100

C
phag/o-

eat, swallow

101

C
phot/o-

light

102

C
placent/o-

placenta

103

C
pleur/o-

pleura (lung membrane)

104

C
pne/o-

breathe

105

C
pneum/o-

lung, air

106

C
pod/o-

foot

107

C
psych/o-

mind

108

C
purul/o-, pyl/o-

pus

109

C
pyret/o-

fever

110

C
ren/o-

kidney

111

C
reticul/o-

network

112

C
retin/o-

retina of the eye

113

C
rhin/o-

nose

114

C
rub/o-

red

115

C
salping/o-

fallopian tube

116

C
sang/o-

blood

117

C
scler/o-

hard

118

C
seb/o-

sebum (oil)

119

C
sect/o-

cut

120

C
sept/o-

wall

121

C
sinus/o-

cavity or hollow, sinus

122

C
somat/o-

body

123

C
ser/o-

serum

124

C
sphincter/o-

sphincter muscle

125

C
spir/o-

coil, breathe

126

C
stern/o-

sternum

127

C
steth/o-

chest

128

C
sthen/o-

strength

129

C
stom/o-

opening, mouth

130

C
tact/o-

touch

131

C
tars/o-

ankle

132

C
tele/o-

distance

133

C
tempor/o-

time, temple of the head

134

C
tendon/o-

tendon

135

C
tetr/a-

four

136

C
tom/o-

cut

137

C
toxic/o-

poison

138

C
trache/o-

trachea

139

C
trich/o-

hair

140

C
urin/o-

urine

141

C
vagin/o-

female genital canal

142

C
vertebr/o-

vertebra

143

C
viscer/o-

viscera (internal organs)

144

C
vol/o-

volume

145

C
viscos/o-

thick

146

C
xen/o-

foreign

147

C
xer/o-

dry

148

P
a-,an-

without, lack of

149

P
ab-

away from

150

P
acr-

pertaining to extremity

151

P
ad-

to, toward

152

P
ante-

before, forward

153

P
anti-

against, opposed to

154

P
auto-

self

155

P
bi-

two

156

P
brady-

slow

157

P
circum-

around, about

158

P
contra-

against, opposite

159

P
di-

twice, double

160

P
dia-

through, completely

161

P
dys-

with pain or difficulty

162

P
e-,ex-

from, out of

163

P
ecto-

out from

164

P
em-

in

165

P
endo-

within

166

P
epi-

upon, on

167

P
eu-

normal, good

168

P
exo-

outside

169

P
extra-

outside, in addition

170

P
hemi-

half

171

P
hyper-

excessive, above normal

172

P
hypo-

deficient, below normal

173

P
in-

not

174

P
infra-

below

175

P
inter-

between

176

P
iso-

equal

177

P
para-

by the side of

178

P
per-

through

179

P
peri-

around

180

P
poly-

many

181

P
post-

after, behind

182

P
pro-

before

183

P
quadri-

four

184

P
retro-

backward

185

P
semi-

half

186

P
sub-

below, less than

187

P
supra-

above

188

P
sym-

with, together

189

P
tachy-

fast

190

P
trans-

across

191

P
tri-

three

192

P
uni-

one

193

S
-a

condition of

194

S
-ac

pertaining to

195

S
-al

pertaining to

196

S
-algia

pertaining to pain

197

S
-ary

pertaining to

198

S
-blast

germ of immature cell

199

S
-cele

tumor, hernia

200

S
-centesis

puncturing

201

S
-cyte

cell

202

S
-eal

pertaining to

203

S
-ectomy

a cutting out

204

S
-emia

condition of the blood

205

S
-emic

pertaining to the blood

206

S
-gram

record or picture

207

S
-ic

pertaining to

208

S
-itis

inflammation

209

S
-logy

study of

210

S
-lysis

deconstruction or loosening

211

S
-meter

measuring instrument

212

S
-oma

tumor, sweliing

213

S
-osis

condition of

214

S
-ostomy

creation of an opening

215

S
-ous

pertaining to

216

S
-pathy

disease

217

S
-plasty

surgical repair of, tying of

218

S
-ptosis

falling or dropping

219

S
-rrhagia

excessive flow, bursting forth

220

S
-rrhea

flowing or discharge

221

S
-scope

instrument for examination

222

S
-scopy

examination with an instrument

223

S
-stasis

standing still

224

S
-taxia

order, coordination

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