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Word Roots & Combining Forms for Body Parts

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abdomin/o
abdomen
aden/o
gland
anus
an/o
men
andr/o
angi/o
vessel
appendage
attached to or outgrowth
appendic/o
appendix
arteri/o
artery
joint
arthr/o
cardi/o
heart
head
cephal/o
cerebr/o
cerebrum
cyst/o
bladder
cyt/o
cell
brain
encephal/o
enter/o
intestines
esophag/o
esophagus
gastro/o
stomach
gloss/o
tongue
gyne
woman
hem/o
blood
hepat/o
liver
hyster/o
uterus
ile/o
ileum (small intestine)
iris
irid/o
kerat/o
cornea of eye
irid/o
iris
kerat/o
cornea of eye (horny substance)
lamina, lamin/o
flat part of vertebra
abdominal wall
lapar/o
lingua
tongue
lobe (lung or brain)
lob/o
mamm/o
breast
breast
mast/o
muscle
my/o
bone marrow; spinal cord
myel/o
myring/o
eardrum
nephr/o
kidney
neur/o
nerve
oophor/o
ovary
ophtham/o
eye
orchi, orchid/o
testicle
oste/o
bone
ot/o
ear
pancreat/o
pancreas
pharyng/o
pharynx
vein
phleb/o
lungs
pneum/o
proct/o
rectum
prostat/o
prostate gland
pelvis of kidney
pyel/o
rect/o
rectum or anus
ren/i
renal (kidney)
rhin/o
nose
sacr/o
sacrum
salping/o
fallopian tube
splen/o
spleen
vertebra
spondyl/o
steth/o
chest
stomat/o
mouth
ten/o
tendon
thorac/a
thorax (chest)
thyr/o
thyroid gland
trache/o
trachea
tympan/o
eardrum
ureter/o
ureter
vas/o
vessel
ven/i
vein