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acr/o

extremities

1

cardi/o

heart

2

cyan/o

blue

3

cyt/o

cell

4

dermat/o, derm/o

skin

5

duoden/o

duodenum

6

electr/o

electrical

7

eti/o

cause

8

gastr/o

stomach

9

gram/o

record

10

leuk/o

white

11

megal/o

enlarged

12

path/o

disease

13

aden/o

gland

14

arthr/o

joint

15

carcin/o

malignancy

16

cele/o, o/cele

hernia

17

cephal/o

head

18

chondr/o

cartilage

19

cost/o

ribs

20

dent/o

tooth

21

emes/is

vomiting

22

hist/o

tissue

23

laryng/o

larynx

24

lip/o

fat

25

malac/o

soft

26

morph/o

structure of

27

muc/o

mucus

28

onc/o

tumor

29

ost/o, oste/o

bone

30

plast/o

repair

31

troph/o

development

32

abdomin/o

abdomen

33

cocc/i

coccus

34

chol/e

bile/gall

35

crani/o

cranium/skull

36

cyst/o

bladder/sac

37

dipl/o

double

38

hydro

water

39

lith/o

stone/calculus

40

metr/o, meter

measure

41

ot/o

ear

42

pelv/i

pelvis

43

phob/ia

fear

44

py/o

pus

45

rhin/o

nose

46

staphyl/o

grape (cluster)

47

strept/o

chain

48

therap/o

treatment

49

thorac/o

thorax

50

angi/o

vessel

51

blast/o

embryo

52

arteri/o

artery

53

colp/o

vagina

54

crypt/o

hidden

55

fibr/o

fiber

56

hem/o, hemat/o

blood

57

hyster/o

uterus

58

kinesi/o

motion

59

lys/o

destruction

60

men/o

menses

61

my/o

muscle

62

nephr/o

kidney

63

neur/o

nerve

64

o/o

egg/ovum

65

oophor/o

ovary

66

orchid/o

testes

67

peps/o, peps/ia

digestion

68

pyel/o

pelvis of the kidney

69

salping/o

fallopian tube

70

scler/o

tough, hard

71

spermat/o

sperm

72

ureter/o

ureter

73

urethr/o

urethra

74

ur/o

urine

75

hepat/o

liver

76

pharyng/o

pharynx

77

esophag/o

esophogus

78

enter/o

intestine

79

proct/o

rectum and anus

80

rect/o

rectum

81

cholecyst/o

gallbladder

82

col/o

colon

83

pancreat/o

pancreas

84

an/o

anus

85

stomat/o

mouth

86

cheil/o

lips

87

gloss/o

tongue

88

alges/ia

sense of pain

89

myel/o

spinal cord, bone marrow

90

dactyl/o

fingers

91

phas/o

speech

92

phleb/o

vein

93

plas/o

formation

94

erythr/o

red

95

melan/o

black

96

pyret/o

fever

97

xanth/o

yellow

98

chlor/o

green

99

amni/o, amniot/o

fetal sac

100

gravid/a

with child

101

gyn/o, gynec/o

woman

102

metr/o

uterus

103

mamm/o

breast

104

mast/o

breast

105

men/o

menses, menstruation

106

para

bear, bring forth

107

blephar/o

eyelid

108

core, core/o

pupil

109

corne/o, kerat/o

cornea

110

cycl/o

ciliary body

111

dipl/o

double

112

ir, irid/o

iris

113

lacrim/o

tear

114

ophthalm/o

eye

115

retin/o

retina

116

scler/o

sclera

117

bronch/i

bronchio, bronchus

118

laryng/o

voice box

119

ment/o

chin

120

nas/o

nose

121

pleur/o

covering of the lung

122

pne/o

air, breathe

123

pneum/o

air, breathe

124

pneumon/o

lung

125

thorac/o

thorax

126

trache/o

windpipe

127

trach/e

trachea