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Abdomino

Abdomen

1

Adeno

Gland

2

Aer

Air

3

Angio

Vessel

4

Arterio

Artery

5

Arthro

Joint

6

Blephar

Eyelid

7

Broncho

Bronchial tube

8

Carcino

Cancer

9

Cardio

Heart

10

Cerebro

Cerebrum (brain)

11

Cephal

Head

12

Cervic

Neck

13

Cheil

Lip

14

Chloē

Bile, gall

15

Chloecyst

Gallbladder

16

Chondro

Cartilage

17

Ciso

To cut

18

Colo

Colon

19

Costo

Rib

20

Crani

Skull

21

Cutaneo

Skin

22

Cysto

Urinary bladder/sac

23

Cyt

Cell

24

Dacry

Tear

25

Dactyl

Finger,toe

26

Derm, dermato

Skin

27

Encephal

Brain

28

Enter

Intestine

29

Gastro

Stomach

30

Erythro

Red

31

Glyc,glycos

Sugar

32

Gyneco

Woman female

33

Hema,hemat

Blood

34

Hepat

Liver

35

Histo

Tissue

36

Hydro

Water

37

Hyster

Uterus

38

iatro

Physician, treatment

39

ischo

To hold back

40

ile

ileum

41

ili

ilium

42

Laparo

Abdomen

43

Laryngo

Larynx, vocal cords

44

Leuko

White

45

Lipo

Fat

46

Litho

Stone

47

Masto, mammo

Breast

48

Meno

Menstration

49

Metro

Uterus

50

Myelo

Marrow, spinal cord

51

My

Muscle

52

Necro

Death

53

Nephro

Kidney

54

Ophthalm

Eye

55

Onc

Tumor

56

Osteo

Bone

57

Oto

Ear

58

Path

Disease

59

Ped

Child

60

Ped,pod

Foot

61

Phlebo,veno

Vein

62

Pneumon, pneum

Lung, air

63

Proct

Rectum, anus

64

Psych

Mind

65

Pulmono

Lung

66

Pyel

Pelvis of kidney

67

Py

Pus

68

Radi

Ray

69

Reno

Kidney

70

Rhino

Nose

71

Sarc

Flesh, connective tissue

72

Spondyl

Vertebra

73

Thoraco

Chest

74

Thrombo

Clot

75

Lumbo

Low back

76

Tracheo

Trachea, windpipe

77

Ur

Urine, urinary tract

78

Viscer

Internal organs