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R/
uret

urination

2

R/
crine

secrete

3

R/
hormon

hormone

4

R/
thalam

thalamus

5

R/
mela

black

6

R/
ton

tension, pressure

7

R/
oxy, ox

oxygen

8

R/
toc

labor and childbirth

9

R/
pituit

pituitary

10

R/
prosta

prostate

11

R/
gland

gland

12

R/
ser/o

serum

13

R/CF
arc/o

peak, highest point

14

R/CF
adren/o

adrenal gland

15

R/CF
cortic/o
cortis

from the cortex

16

R/
sipid

flavor

17

R/CF
gonad/o

testis, ovary

18

R/CF
hydr/o

water

19

R/
lact

milk

20

R/CF
somat/o

the body

21

R/CF
thyr/o

thyroid
thyroid gland

22

R/CF
calc/i

calcium

23

R/CF
emac/i

make thin

24

R/
cretin

cretin

25

R/
ophthalmos

eye

26

R/
pyrex

fever

27

R/
iod

violet

28

R/
edema

swelling

29

R/CF
toxic/o

poison

30

R/
ren, nephr

kidney

31

R/CF
adren/o

adrenal

32

R/
cortic

cortex

33

R/CF
ald/o

organic compound

34

R/
ster

steroid

35

R/
catechol

tyrosine containing

36

R/
cortic, cortis

cortisone

37

R/CF
gluc/o

glucose

38

R/CF
idi/o

unknown

39

R/
path

disease

40

R/CF
mineral/o

inorganic material

41

R/
nephr

kidney

42

R/
ster

solid

43

R/CF
crine

secrete

44

R/CF
glyc/o

glycogen

45

R/CF
gluc/o

sugar, glucose

46

R/CF
gen/o

create

47

R/
insul

an island

48

R/CF
somat

body

49

R/
amput

to prune, lop off

50

R/
body

body

51

R/
comat

coma

52

R/
diabet

diabetes

53

R/
glyc

glucose

54

R/CF
neur/o

nerve

55

R/
esthes

sensation

56

R/
dips

thirst

57

R/
phag

eats

58

R/
ur

urine

59

R/CF
retin/o

retina of the eye

60

R/CF
ket/o

ketone

61

R/
acid

acid

62

R/
metabol

change

63

R/
acid

acid

64

S/
ic, us, al, ary, ine,

pertaining to

65

S/
logy

study of

66

S/
logist

one who stdies, specialist

67

S/
in

substance, chemical

68

S/
tropin

stimulation

69

S/
one

hormone

70

S/
megaly

enlargement

71

S/
tropic

a turning, change

72

S/
steriod

steroid

73

S/
ation

process

74

S/
ated

pertaining to a condition

75

S/
oid

resembling

76

S/
ism

condition, process

77

S/
ectomy

surgical excision

78

S/
itis

inflammation

79

S/
sis, osis

condition

80

S/
amine

nitrogen- containing substance

81

S/
agon

to fight

82

S/
genesis

creation

83

S/
ose

full

84

S/
statin

inhibit

85

S/
emia

blood condition

86

S/
emic

pertaining to a blood condition

87

S/
pathy

disease

88

P/
anti

against

89

P/
di

complete

90

P/
endo

within

91

P/
hypo

below

92

P/
in

not

93

P/
pro

before

94

P/
para

adjacent, beside

95

P/
ex

out

96

P/
hyper

excessive

97

P/
hypo

deficient, below

98

P/
myx

mucus

99

P/
ad

to, toward

100

P/
supra, epi

above

101

P/
nor

normal

102

P/
neo

new

103

P/
auto

self, same

104

P/
par

abnormal

105

P/
poly

many, excessive