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Medical Prefixes (26-41)

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aorto
aorta
appendi
appendix (to hang)
archi/o
beginning, rectum
atelo
incomplete structure, developmental defect
bronchi/o
windpipe
bronchiolo
air passage
carpo
wrist
cerebro
brain
chondro
cartilage
coreo
pupil
colo
colon
coleo
sheath, vagina
colono
colon
cranio
cranium
glosso
tongue
meningo
membrane
metro
uterus
myelo
spinal cord, bone marrow
onycho
fingernail
oophoro
egg-bearing
opthalmo
eye
phaco
lens
pneumo
lung
salpingo
tube
spleno
spleen
ampelo
grape
atmo
air
auro
gold
centro
center
cheiro
hand
chemo
chemistry
chrio
hand
climato
sloping surface of the earth
clono
turmoil, confused motion
copro
dung, feces
cryo
cold
daso
forest
dermato
skin
gelo
laughter
gyro
circle
helio
sun
hemato
blood
helmintho
worm
homeo
like, similar to
hydro
water
isthmo
isthmus
kinesio
movement, motion
lalo
talk
phreno
diaphragm, mind
rachi
spine
stetho
chest
thermo
heat
abdomino
abdomin
amino
uterine fluid
cardio
heart
celio
belly, abdomen
cephalo
head
entero
intestines
arthro
joint
bacterio
bacteria
genu
knee
osteo
bone
angio
vessel
auto
self
autocysto
self bladder
balano
penis
blepharo
eyelid
cheilo
lip
cholecysto
gallbladder
chondro
cartilage
colpo
vagina
dermato
skin
genio
chin
geny
generation, offspring
glosso
tongue
gnatho
jaw
hernio
hernia
kerato
cornea
mento
chin
myo
muscle
neuro
nerve
orchido
testicles
oto
ear
procto
rectum, anus
rhino
nose
choledocholitho
stone in bile duct
cholelitho
gallstone
litho
stone