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Flashcards in Root and Stems Deck (87):
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Abdomin/o

Abdomen

2

Acr/o

Top
Extreme point

3

Acu/o

Sharp
Acuity

4

Aden/o

Gland

5

Angi/o

Vessel

6

Arteri/o

Artery

7

Arthr/o

Joint

8

Bi/o

Life

9

Carcin/o

Cancer

10

Cardi/o

Heart

11

Cephal/o

Head

12

Cerebr/o

Brain
Cerebrum

13

Cerebell/o

Cerebellum

14

Cervic/o

Neck

15

Chir/o

Hand

16

Chole

Gallbladder

17

Chondr/o

Cartilage

18

Chron/o

Time

19

Cis/o

To cut

20

Col/o

Colon
Large intestine

21

Cutane/o

Skin

22

Dactyl/o

Fingers or toes

23

Derm/o
Dermat/o

Skin

24

Doco

Duct

25

Encephal/o

Brain

26

Enter/o

Intestines (usually small intestine)

27

Eosin/o

Rosy
Dawn-colored

28

Gastr/o

Stomach

29

Hepat/o

Liver

30

Hydr/o

Water

31

Inguin/o

Groin

32

Isch/o

To hold back
Not enough of

33

Contra

Against
Opposite

34

-algia

Pain

35

-dynia

Pain

36

-asthenia

Lack of strength

37

-cele

Hernia

38

-centesis

Surgical puncture

39

Cysto

Bladder

40

-cyte

Cell

41

-ectomy

Removal
Excision

42

-emia

Blood condition

43

-gensis

Condition of producing, forming

44

-gram

Record

45

-graph

Instrument for recording

46

-graphy

Process of recording

47

-itis

Inflammation

48

-lysis

Breakdown
Destruction

49

-malacia

Softening

50

-megaly

Enlargement

51

-odynia

Pain

52

-ology

Study

53

Lapar/o

Abdominal wall
Abdomen

54

Laryng/o

Larynx

55

Later/o

Side

56

Lith/o

Stone
Calculus

57

Lymph/o

Lymph

58

Maxill/o

Upper jaw

59

Morph/o

Shape
Form

60

Muc/o

Mucus

61

Myel/o

Bone marrow
Spinal

62

Necr/o

Death

63

onc/o

Mass tumor

64

Ophthalm/o

Eye

65

Oste/o

Bone

66

Ot/o

Ear

67

Path/o

Disease

68

Peritone/o

Peritoneum

69

Phag/o

Ingest
Destroy

70

Phil/o

Like
Love
Attraction to

71

Phob/o

Fear

72

Plas/o

Development
Formation

73

Pneum/o

Lungs

74

Pyel/o

Renal pelvis

75

Radi/o

Rays

76

Rect/o

Rectum

77

Ren/o

Kidney

78

Rhin/o

Nose

79

Sarc/o

Flesh

80

Scop/o

Examination

81

Thorac/o

Chest

82

Thromb/o

Clot

83

Tom/o

To cut

84

Tonsill/o

Tonsils

85

Trache/o

Trachea

86

Ureter/o

Ureter

87

Ven/o

Vein