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Balan/o

Glans penis, glans clitoridis

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-cele

Herniation

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Cervic/o

Cervix, or neck

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-cide

Kill

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Colp/o

Vagina

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Crypt/o

Hidden

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Cyst/o

Urinary bladder

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Endo-

Inside

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Gastr/o

Stomach

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Glyc/o, gluc/o

Glucose, blood sugar

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Gyn/o, gynec/o

Woman, female structure

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Hemat/o, hem/o

Blood

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Hyster/o

Uterus

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Intestin/o

Intestine

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-lysis

Destruction

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Men/o

Menses, menstration

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-megaly

Enlarged

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Metr/o

Tissues of the uterus

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Nephr/o

Kidney, nephrons

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Neur/o

Nerve

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Noct/i, nyct/o

Night

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Olig-

Slight

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Oophor/o

Ovaries

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Orchid/o, orchi/o, orch/o

Testicles

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Pen/o (lie)

Penis

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-pexy

Fixation of a prolapsed organ

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-phagia

Swallow, eat

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-plasty

Surgical repair

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Prostat/o

Prostate

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-ptosis

Condition of prolapse

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Pyel/o

Renal pelvis

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Ren/o

Kidney

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-rrhea

Flow, discharge

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-rrhagia

Hemorrhaging

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-rrhaphy

Suturing

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Salping/o

Fallopian tubes, uterine tubes

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Semin/o

Semen

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Spermat/o, sperm/o

Spermatozoa, sperm

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-tripsy

Surgical crushing

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Ur/o (ia)

Urine, condition in the urine

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Ureter/o

Ureters

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Urethr/o

Urethra

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Vas/o

Vessel, vas deferens