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-ectasis, -ectasia

stretching, dilation, dilatation, widening

-emesis

vomiting

-lysis

destruction, breakdown, separation

-pepsia

digestion

-phagia

eating, swallowing

-plasty

surgical repair

-ptosis

drooping, sagging, protruding

-ptysis

spitting

-rrhage, rrhagia

bursting forth (of blood)

-rrhaphy

suture

-rrhea

flow, discharge

-spasm

involuntary contraction of muscles

-stasis

stopping, controlling

-stenosis

tightening, stricture, narowing

-tresia

opening

append/o
appendic/o

appendix

bucc/o

cheek

cec/o

cheek

celi/o

belly
abdomin

cheil/o

lip

cholecyst/o

gallbladder

choledoch/o

common bile duct

col/o
colon/o

colon

dent/i
odont/o

tooth

duoden/o

duodenum

enter/o

intestine
small intestine

esophag/o

esophagus

faci/o

face

gastr/o

stomach

gingiv/o

gums

gloss/o

tongue

hepat/o

liver

ile/o

ileum

jejun/o

jejunum

labi/o

lip

lapar/o

abdomen

lingu/o

tongue

mandibu/o

lower jaw

or/o

mouth

palat/o

palate

pancreat/o

pancreas

peritone/o

peritoneum

pharyng/o

throat

proct/o

anus and rectum

pylor/o

pyloric sphincter

rect/o

rectum

sialaden/o

salivary gland

sigmoid/o

sigmoid colon

stomat/o

uvula

amyl/o

startch

bil/i
chol/e

gall, bile

bilirubin/o

bilirunin

chloryhydr/o

hydrochloric acid

gluc/o

sugar

glycogen/o

glycogen, animal startch

lip/o

fat, lipid

lith/o

stone

prote/o

protein

sial/o

salivary, saliva

steat/o

fat

-ase

enzyme

-chezia

defecation

-iasis

abnormal condition

-prandial

meal

-centesis

surgical puncture to remove fluid

-ectomy

removes

-emia

condition

-genesis

formation

-graphy

process of recording

-iasis

abnormal condition

-orexia

appetite

-scopy

visual examination

-spasm

sudden condition of muscle

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