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-itis

Inflammation

Ot/o

Ear

Rhyn/o

Nose

-algia

Pain, Suffering

Dys-

Bad, Difficult, Painful

-ectomy

Surgical removal, cutting out

Hyper-

Excessive, Increased

Hypo-

Deficiency, Decreased

-osis

Abnormal condition, disease

-ostomy

The surgical creation of an artificial opening to the body surface

-plasty

Surgical repair

-rrhage, rrhagia

Bleeding, abnormal excessive fluid discharge

-rrhaphy

Surgical suturing

-rrhea

Flow, discharge

-rrhexis

Rupture

-sclerosis

Abnormal hardening

Gastr/o

Stomach

Enter-

Small intestine

Neur/o

Nerve

Tonsill-

Tonsils

Crani-

Skull

Cardi

Heart

Path/o, -pathy

Disease, suffering, feeling, emotion

-dynia

Pain

-megaly

Enlargement

-malacia

Abnormal softening

-necrosis

Tissue death

-stenosis

Abnormal narrowing

Arteri/o

Artery

Hepat/o

Liver

-centesis

A surgical puncture to remove fluid

Abdomin/o

Abdomen

-Scopy

Visual examination

-Graphy

Process of producing pictures or record

-Gram

Picture or record

Ab-

Away from, absent, negative

Ex-, Exo-

Out of, outside

Mega/megalo-

Large

Macro-

Large, abnormal size or long

Pre-

Before

Ad-

Towards to, in direction of

Micro-

Small

In

In, into, not, without

Post-

After

-Olig/o

Scanty, few

Intra-

Within, inside

Inter-

Among, between

Sub-

Under, less, below

Eu-

Good, balance, normal

Supra/super-

Above, excessive

Laryngo-

Larynx or throat

Edema

Swelling

Myc/o

Fungus

Myol/o

Bone marrow or spinal cord

My/o

Muscle

Ology-

Study of

Neo-

New

Pyel/o

Renal pelvis

Py/o

Pus

Pyr/o

Fever or fire

Vir-

Virus or poison

Mening-

Meninges

Tendin-

Tendon

Arthr/o

Joints

Appen, Appendic-

Appendix

Ather/o

Plaque or fatty substance

-oma

Tumor

Peri-

Surrounding

Dextr/o

Rightside

Sinistr/o

Leftside

Dermat-

Skin

End-, Endo-

Within

Angi/o

Blood vessel

Hem/o

Blood

Dia-

Through

Lith/o

Stone

Col-, Col/o

Colon

-otomy

Surgical incision

Nat-

Birth

Aden/o

Gland

Adip/o

Fat

Anter/o

Before or Front

Caud/o

Lower part of the body, tail

Cephal/o

Head

Cyt/o, -cyte

Cell

Hist/o

Tissue

Plas/i, plas/o, -plasia

Growth, development, formation

Poster/o

Behind, toward the back

-stasis, -static

Control, maintenance of a constant level.

Physi/o

Physical, nature

Ventr/o

Front or belly side of the body

Dors/o

Back of the body

Home/o

Constant

Pelv-

Pelvis

Chondr/i

Cartilage

Epi-

Above

Lumb

Lower back

Ili-

Hip bone

Retro-

Behind

Periton-

Peritoneum, abdominal cavity

Eti-

Cause