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abdomin/o

abdomen
ex. abdominal

2

amni/o

amnion
ex. amniocentesis

3

adren/o

adrenal
ex. adrenomegaly

4

angi/o

vessel (blood)
ex. angioplasty

5

append/o

appendix
ex. appendectomy

6

arteri/o

artery
ex. arteriogram

7

arthr/o

joint
ex. arthritis

8

bi/o

life
ex. biopsy

9

bronch/o

bronchial tube
ex. bronchitis

10

capillary/o

capillary
ex. capillary

11

carcin/o

cancer, cancerous
ex. carcinoma

12

cardi/o

heart
ex. cariologist

13

cephal/o

head
ex. cephalic

14

cerebr/o

cerebrum
ex. cerebral

15

cervic/o

neck
ex. cervical

16

chrondr/o

cartilage
ex. chondropathy

17

chron/o

time
ex. chronic

18

colon/o

colon
ex. colonscopy

19

coron/o

heart
ex. coronary

20

crani/o

skull
ex. craniotomy

21

crin/o

secrete
ex. excrine

22

cutane/o

skin
ex. cutaneous

23

cyst/o

urinary bladder
ex. cystoscope

24

cyt/o

cell
ex. cytoloy

25

dermat/o

skin
ex. deramtosis

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encephal/o

brain
ex. encephalitis

27

endocrin/o

endocrine gland
ex. endocrinology

28

enter/o

intestines
ex. enteric

29

epitheli/o

skin (surface tissue)
ex. epithelial

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erythr/o

red
ex. erythrocyte