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Flashcards in Urinary System Root Words Deck (32):
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albumin/o

protein

2

bacter/i

bacteria

3

calc/i

calcium

4

col/o

colon

5

corpor/e

body

6

cutan/e

skin

7

cyst/o

bladder

8

excret/o

sifted out

9

glomerul/o

glomerulus, little ball

10

glycos/o

glucose, sugar

11

keton/o

ketone

12

lith/o

stone

13

meat/o

passage/opening

14

cortic/o

cortex

15

micturit/o

to urinate

16

nephr/o

kidney

17

noct/o

night

18

perine/o

perineum

19

periton/e

peritoneum

20

py/o

pus

21

pyel/o

renal pelvis

22

ren/o

kidney

23

scler/o

hardening

24

son/o

sound

25

ur/o

urine, urinate, urination

26

ureter/o

ureter

27

urethr/o

urethra

28

urin/o

urine

29

trigon/o

trigone

30

medull/o

medulla

31

continence

to hold

32

strict

to tighten, contraction