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Acro-
Extremity, as in acromegaly (excessive growth of jaw, fingers, toes) or acrobat.
Aden-
Gland, as in adenona, a gland-like tumer.
Angi-
Vessel, as in angiogram.
Arthr-
Joint, as in arthritis.
Brachi-
Arm, as in brachial artery in the upper arm.
Bronch-
Air Passage, Trachea, Windpipe, as in brochitis.
Carcin-
Cancer, as in carcinoma.
Cephal-
Head, brain, as in encephalitis.
Chol-
Bile, Gall, as in chilelithiasis.
Chondr-
Cartliage, as in chondrocyte.
Crani-
Skull, as in cranium.
Cut (an)-
Skin, as in subcutaneous.
Cyst-
Sac, Bladder, as in cystitis.
Dactyl-
Digits, as in polydactyly.
Derm-
Skin, as in dermatitis.
Entero-
Intestine, as in gastroenteritis.
Eryth(r)-
Red, as in erythrocyte.
Gastr-
Stomach, as in gastric ulcer.
Glosso-
Tongue, as in hyproglossal.
Gluco-
Sugar, as in glucosuria.
Glyco-
Sugar, glucose, Sweet, as in glycolysis.
Hist-
Tissue, as in histology.
Hydro-
Water, as in hydrated.
Hyster-
Uterus, as in hysterectomy.
Lapar-
Abdomen, Loin, as in laparoscopy.
Leuk-
White, as in leukocyte.
Lip-
Fat (lipid), as in liposuction.
Mal-
Bad, Harmful, as in malignant.
Myel-
Marrow, Spinal Cord, as in polimyelitis.
Myo-
Muscle, as in myocardium.
Nephr-
Kidney, as in nephrosis.
Neuro-
Nerve, as in neuroma.
Oculo-
Eye, as in ocular.
Odont-
Tooth, as in orthodontist.
Onco-
Mass, Tumor, as in oncology.
Onco-
Mass, Tumor, as in oncology.
Ov-, Oo-, Ovi-
Egg, as in oocyte.
Opthalm-
Eye, as in opthalmology.
Osteo-
Bone, as in ossification.
Oto-
Ear, as in Otoscope.
Path-
Disease, as in pathology.
Ped-
Children, as in pediatican.
Phag-
To Eat, as in phagocytosis.
Pneumo-
Air, Breathe, as in pneumonia.
Pod-
Foot, as in orthopedist.
Proct-
Anus, Rectum, as ini proctocologist.
Psych-
Soul, Mind, as in psychologist.
Pyel-
Pelvis
Ren-
Kidneys, as in renal.
Rhino-
Nose, as in rhinovirus.
Scler-
Hard. as in arteriosclerosis.
Sept-
Contamination. Toxic Condition due to microbes, as in septicemia.
Stas-, Stat-
Arrest, Stand Still, as in homeostasis.
Therm-
Heat, as in thermometer.
Thromb-
Clot, Lump, as in thrombosis.
Tox-
Poison, as ini toxic.
Tympan-
Drum, as in tympanic membrane.
Vas-
Vessel, Duct, as in vascular.
Alveol-
Small Cavity
Asthen-
Weakness
Bar-
Pressure
Bili-
Bile
Brady-
slow
Capn-
smoke
Card-
Heart
Cerv-
Neck
Chem-
Chemical
Corp-
Body
Cort-
Covering
Crypt-
Hidden
Cusp-
Pointed
Cyan-
Blue
Cyt-
Cell
Dendr-
Tree, Branch
Dent-
Tooth
Diastol-
Relax, stand apart
Dips-
thirst
Ejacul-
To throw out
Electr-
Electrical
Esthe-
Sensation
Febr-
Fever, as in Febrile Fever
Gingiv-
Gums
Glom-
Little Ball
Glutin-
Glue
Hepat-
Liver
Latr-
Treatment
Kal-
Potassium
Karyo-
Nucleus
Kerat-
Horn
Lig-
to tie, bind
Lys-
break apart
Melan-
Black
Men-, Mens-, (Menstru-)
Month (monthly)
Muta-
change
Myc-
Fungus
Nat-
Birth
Natri-
Sodium
Noct-, Nyct-
Night
Noto
Back
Oxy-
oxygen
Pharm-
drug
Phleb-
vein
Photo-
Light
Physio-
Nature (function) of
Plex; Plexus-
Network
Poie-
make, produce
Presby-
Old
Pseud-
false
rigor
stiffness
sarco-
flesh, muscle
semen-, semin-
seed, sperm
sin-
cavity, recess
son-
sound
spiro- , spire
breathe
stat-, stas-
arrest
syn-
together
systol-
contract
tachy-
fast
troph-
grow, nourish
varic-
enlarged vessel