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chapter 8 and 9 combining forms

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amni/o
amnion
cephal/o
head
cervic/o
cervix, neck
chori/o
chorion
colp/o
vagina
culd/o
cul-de-sac
episi/o
vulva
galact/o
milk
hyster/o
uterus, womb
gynec/o
woman, female
lact/o
milk
mamm/o
breast
mast/o
breast
men/o
menses, menstruation
metr/o
uterus
my/o
muscle
myom/o
muscle
nat/i
birth
obstetr/o
pregnancy, childbirth
olig/o
scanty
o/o
egg
oophor/o
ovary
ov/o
egg
ovari/o
ovary
ovul/o
egg
perine/o
perineum
phor/o
to bear
py/o
pus
salping/o
fallopian tubes
uter/o
uterus
vagin/o
vagina
vulv/o
vulva
-arche
beginning
-cyesis
pregnancy
-ectomy
excision
-flexion
act of bending a joint
-genesis
formation
-gravida
pregnant
-itis
inflammation
-pareunia
sexual intercourse
-parous
bearing, bringing forth
-plasia
development
-plasty
surgical repair
-rrhagia
bursting forth
-rrhaphy
suture
-rrhea
discharge
-salpinx
fallopian tube
-scopy
visual examination
-stenosis
hardening
-stomy
new opening
-tocia
labor, birth
-tomy
Cut
-version
act of turning
-cele
hernia
-gen
Birth
-genesis
Formation
-genic
producing
-lytic
destruction
-one
single
-pexy
surgical fixation