ch 7 to 10.txt

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ch 7 to 10.txt
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Circulatory Respiratory Digestive Urinary
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Circulatory 7, Respiratory 8, Digestive 9, Urinary 10
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  1. angi/o, vas/o, vascul/o
    vessel
  2. aort/o
    aorta
  3. arter/o, arteri/o
    artery
  4. arteriol/o
    arteriole
  5. ather/o
    yellow fatty plaque
  6. home/o
    sameness
  7. phleb/o, ven/o
    vein
  8. lymphat/o
    lymphatics
  9. venul/o
    venule
  10. splen/o
    spleen
  11. adenoid/o
    adenoids
  12. thromb/o
    thrombus, blood clot
  13. alveol/o
    alveolus (pl., alveoli)
  14. lob/o
    lobe
  15. bronch/o, bronchi/o
    bronchus (pl., bronchi)
  16. nas/o, rhin/o
    nose
  17. bronchiol/o
    bronchiole
  18. phren/o
    diaphragm (sometimes, mind)
  19. epiglott/o
    epiglottis
  20. pleur/o
    pleura
  21. pharyng/o
    pharynx
  22. embol/o
    embolus
  23. pneum/o, pneumon/o, pulm/o, pulmon/o
    lung (pneum/o sometimes means air)
  24. -ole
    little
  25. atel/o
    imperfect
  26. ox/o
    oxygen
  27. coni/o
    dust
  28. -pnea
    breathing
  29. silic/o
    silica
  30. cirrh/o
    orange-yellow
  31. spir/o
    to breathe (sometimes, spiral)
  32. fruct/o
    fruit
  33. -ation
    action or process
  34. glycos/o
    sugar
  35. bil/i, chol/e
    bile
  36. -orexia
    appetite
  37. -pepsia
    digestion
  38. dent/i, dent/o, odont/o
    teeth
  39. vag/o
    vagus nerve
  40. gingiv/o
    gums
  41. viscer/o
    viscera
  42. gloss/o, lingu/o
    tongue
  43. cheil/o
    lips
  44. or/o, stomat/o
    mouth
  45. esophag/o
    esophagus
  46. ile/o
    ileum
  47. intestin/o, enter/o
    intestines (enter/o sometimes refers only to the small intestine)
  48. col/o, colon/o
    colon or large intestine
  49. duoden/o
    duodenum
  50. cec/o
    cecum
  51. jejun/o
    jejunum
  52. sigmoid/o
    sigmoid colon
  53. proct/o
    anus or rectum
  54. choledoch/o
    common bile duct
  55. rect/o
    rectum
  56. pancreat/o
    pancreas
  57. an/o
    anus
  58. albumin/o
    albumin
  59. cholescyt/o
    gallbladder
  60. -esis
    action, process, or result of
  61. olig/o
    few, scanty
  62. nephr/o, ren/o
    kidney
  63. urin/o
    urine
  64. pyel/o
    renal pelvis (reservoir in the kidney that collects urine)
  65. -uria
    urine or urination
  66. ureter/o
    ureter
  67. glomerul/o
    glomerulus (filtering structure of the kidney)
  68. urethr/o
    urethra

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