digestive system terms

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digestive system terms
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  1. an/o
    anus
  2. antr/o
    antrum
  3. cec/o
    cecum
  4. col/o, colon/o
    colon
  5. duoden/o
    duodenum
  6. enter/o
    intestines
  7. esphag/o
    esophagus
  8. gastr/o
    stomach
  9. ile/o
    ileum
  10. jejun/o
    jejunum
  11. or/o, stomat/o
    mouth
  12. proct/o, rect/o
    rectum
  13. sigmoid/o
    sigmoid colon
  14. apendicitis
    inflammation of the appendix
  15. cholangioma
    tumor of the bile duct
  16. cholecystitis
    infammation the gallbladder
  17. choldeocholithiasis
    condition of stones in the common bile duct
  18. cholelithiasis
    condition of gallstones
  19. diverticulitis
    inflammation of a diverticulum
  20. diverticulosis
    abnormal condion of having diverticula
  21. esophagitis
    inflammation of the esophagus
  22. gastritis
    inflammation of the stomach
  23. gastroenteritis
    inflammation of the stomach and intestines
  24. gastroenterocolitis
    inflammation of the stomach, intestines, and colon
  25. gingivitis
    inflammation of the gums
  26. hepatitis
    inflammation of the liver
  27. hepatoma
    tumor of the liver
  28. palatitis
    inflammation of the palate
  29. pancreastitis
    inflammation of the pancreas
  30. peritonitis
    inflammation of the peritoneum
  31. polyposis
    abnormal condition of (multiple) polyps
  32. proctoptosis
    prolapse of the rectum
  33. rectocele
    protrusion of the rectum
  34. sialolith
    stone in the salivary gland
  35. steatohepatitis
    inflammation of the liver asscociated with fat
  36. uvulitis
    inflammation of the uvula
  37. cholangiogram
    radiographic image of bile ducts
  38. cholangiography
    radiographic imaging of the bile duct
  39. cholecystogram
    radiographic image of the gallbladder
  40. CT colongraphy
    radiographis imaging of the colon (using CT scan)
  41. esophagogram
    radiographic image of the esophagus
  42. colonoscope
    instrument used for visual examination of the colon
  43. colonoscopy
    visual examination of the colon
  44. endoscope
    instrument used for visual examination within a hollow organ
  45. endoscopy
    visual examination within a hollow organ
  46. esophagogastroduodenoscopy (EGD)
    visual examination of the esophagus, stomach, and duodenum
  47. esophagoscope
    instrument for visual examination of the esophagus
  48. gastroscope
    instrument used for visual examination of the stomach
  49. gastroscopy
    visual examination of the stomach
  50. laparoscope
    instrument used for visual examination of the abdominal cavity
  51. laparoscopy
    visual examination of the abdominal cavity
  52. proctoscope
    instrument used for visual examination of the rectum
  53. proctoscopy
    visual examination of the rectum
  54. sigmoidoscope
    instrument used for visual examination of the sigmoid colon
  55. sigmoidoscopy
    visual examination of the sigmoid colon

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