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Flashcards in Word Roots Deck (75)
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Cardi/o

Heart

2

Erythr/o

Red

3

Gastr/o

Stomach

4

Nephr/o

Kidney

5

Oste/o

Bone

6

Hepat/o

Liver

7

Arthr/o

Joint

8

Thorac/o

Chest

9

-algia

Pain

10

-cele

Hernia, swelling

11

-centesis

Surgical puncture

12

-cyte

Cell

13

-ectasis

Expansion, dilation

14

-ectomy

Excision, surgical removal

15

-emesis

Vomiting

16

-emia

Blood condition

17

-gram

A writing, record

18

-graph

Instrument for recording

19

-graphy

Process of recording

20

-iasis

Presence, formation of, condition

21

-itis

Inflammation

22

-lith

Stone, calculus

23

-logy

Study of

24

-lysis

Separate, break down, destroy

25

-megaly

Enlargement

26

-meter

Instrument for measuring

27

-metry

Act of measuring

28

-oma

Tumor

29

-osis

Abnormal condition

30

-paresis

Partial or incomplete paralysis