CLST Module 4

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CLST 301 Module 4 Vocab: Anatomical Roots Eyes and Ears, The human being and senses
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  1. Blephar-
    eyelid
  2. chori-
    choroid; middle layer of the eye
  3. choroid-
    choroid; middle layer of the eye
  4. conjunctiv-
    conjunctiva; membrane that lines the eyelid
  5. cor-
    pupil
  6. core-
    pupil
  7. pupill-
    pupil
  8. cycl-
    ciliary body; the structure encircling the lens
  9. ciliar-
    ciliary body; the structure encircling the lens
  10. cili-
    ciliary body; the structure encircling the lens
  11. dacry-
    tear;
  12. lacrim-
    tear; tear sac
  13. dacryocyst-
    tear sac
  14. ir-
    iris
  15. irid-
    iris
  16. kerat-*
    cornea
  17. cerat-*
    cornea
  18. cornu-*
    cornea
  19. ophthalm-
    eye
  20. ocul-
    eye
  21. opt-
    eye; vision
  22. phac-
    lens
  23. phak-
    lens
  24. lent-
    lens
  25. retin-
    retina; inner layer of the eye
  26. scler-
    sclera; outer layer of the eye
  27. auricul-
    auricle; pinna; the outer structure of the ear
  28. cochle-
    cochlea [liquid-filled structure through which sound vibrations pass]
  29. incud-
    incus; anvil-shaped bone of the middle ear
  30. labyrinth- 
    labyrinth; inner ear
  31. malle-
    malleus; hammer-shaped bone of the middle ear
  32. myring-
    ear drum; tympanum
  33. ot-
    ear
  34. aur-*
    ear; hearing
  35. phon-
    voice; sound
  36. staped- 
    stapes; stirrup-shaped bone of the middle ear
  37. stapedi-
    stapes; stirrup-shaped bone of the middle ear
  38. tympan-
    ear drum; tympanum; middle ear [includes eardrum, malleus. stapes and incus]
  39. andr-
    male
  40. anthrop-
    human being
  41. hom-*
    human being
  42. homin-
    human being
  43. bi-*
    life
  44. vit-
    life
  45. dem-
    people; population
  46. dips-
    thirst
  47. gam-
    marriage; sexual union
  48. ger-
    old person/people; old age
  49. geront-
    old person/people; old age
  50. gyn-
    female
  51. gyne-
    female
  52. gynec-
    female
  53. gynaec-
    female
  54. hapt-
    sense of touch; touch
  55. haph-
    sense of touch; touch
  56. hygien-
    health
  57. iatr-
    medicine; physician
  58. mis- 
    aversion (to something or someone)
  59. mort-
    death
  60. thanat-
    death
  61. necr-
    death; dead tissue; dead cell; corpse
  62. narc-
    stupor; sleep
  63. nat-
    birth; born
  64. ped-
    child
  65. paed-
    child
  66. -acousia
    sense of hearing
  67. -acousis
    sense of hearing
  68. -algesia
    pain
  69. -odynia
    pain
  70. -aphia
    sense of touch
  71. -centesis
    surgical puncture [to withdraw fluid from an organ]
  72. -cyte
    cell
  73. -dipsia
    thirst
  74. -ectasis
    dilation; expansion
  75. -ectasia
    dilation; expansion
  76. -ectopia
    malposition; displacement
  77. -ectopy
    malposition; displacement
  78. -edema
    fluid-filled swelling (of an organ or structure)
  79. -gamy
    marriage; sexual union
  80. -geusia
    sense of taste
  81. -geustia
    sense or taste
  82. -iatry
    study and treatment [in specific reference to the medical profession or a physician]
  83. -lysis
     destruction; a loosening; breakdown
  84. -lytic
    pertaining to destruction, loosening, breakdown
  85. -necrosis
    death [in particular reference to cells, tissues, or organs]
  86. -opia 
    visual disorder; vision; a viewing; examination
  87. -opy
    visual disorder; vision; a viewing; examination
  88. -opsia
    visual disorder; vision; a viewing; examination
  89. -opsy
    visual disorder; vision; a viewing; examination
  90. -orexia
    appetite
  91. -orexis
    appetite
  92. -osphresia
    sense of smell
  93. -osphresis
     sense of smell
  94. -osmia
    sense of smell
  95. -penia
    insufficient amount (of a substance)
  96. -ptosis
    prolapse [ie a slipping down of an organ or part of an organ]
  97. -rrhagia
    rapid discharge (of a substance, or from an organ or other location)
  98. -rhagia
    rapid discharge (of a substance, or from an organ or other location)
  99. -rrhage
    rapid discharge (of a substance, or from an organ or other location)
  100. -rhage
    rapid discharge (of a substance, or from an organ or other location)
  101. -rrhaphy
    suture
  102. -rrhea 
    discharge (of a substance, or from an organ or another location
  103. -rhea
    discharge (of a substance, or from an organ or another location)
  104. -rrhexis
    rupture
  105. -rhexis
    rupture
  106. -sclerosis
     a hardening (of an organ or other body structure); a hardening caused by (a substance)
  107. -sepsis
    infection
  108. -septic
    pertaining to infection; infected
  109. -spasm
    spasm
  110. -stasis
    act of controlling
  111. -stat
    device used to control; agent used to control
  112. -static
    pertaining to control
  113. -stenosis
    a narrowing; constriction
  114. -therapy
    treatment (of an organ, symptom, or diseas); treatment by means (of a substance or process)

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