Digestive Terms

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Digestive Terms
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Digestive Unit Chapter 2
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  1. or/o
    mouth
  2. stomat/o-
    mouth
  3. gloss/o-
    tongue
  4. lingu/o-
    tongue
  5. dent/o-
    teeth
  6. odont/o-
    teeth
  7. gingiv/o-
    gum(s)
  8. esophag/o-
    esophagus
  9. pylor/o-
    pylorus
  10. append/o-
    appendix
  11. appendic/o-
    appendix
  12. colon/o-
    colon
  13. col/o-
    colon
  14. duoden/o-
    deodenum (1st part of small intestine)
  15. enter/o-
    intestine (usually small intestine)
  16. ile/o-
    ileum (3rd part of small intestine)
  17. jejum/o-
    jejunum (2nd part of small intestine)
  18. proct/o-
    anus, rectum
  19. an/o-
    anus
  20. rect/o-
    rectum
  21. sigmoid/o-
    sigmoid colon
  22. pancreat/o-
    pancreas
  23. chole-
    bile, gall
  24. cholecyst/o-
    gall bladder
  25. choledoch-
    bile duct
  26. hepat/o-
    liver
  27. silal/o-
    ??
  28. aer/o-
    air
  29. carcin/o-
    cancer
  30. hemat/o-
    blood
  31. -pepsia
    digestion
  32. -phagia
    swallowing, eating
  33. -emia
    blood condition
  34. hem/o-
    blood
  35. -lith
    stone, calculus
  36. cheil/o-
    lip
  37. maxill/o-
    maxilla (upper jaw bone)
  38. orth/o-
    straight
  39. therm/o
    heat
  40. toxic/o
    poison
  41. tox/o-
    poison
  42. -ectomy
    excision, removal
  43. -ostomy
    new opening
  44. -otomy
    to incise or cut
  45. -tome
    instrument to cut
  46. -plasty
    surgical repair
  47. -rrhaphy
    suture
  48. -algia
    pain
  49. -dynia
    pain
  50. -emesis
    vomit
  51. -gram
    record, writing
  52. -graph
    instrument for recording
  53. -graphy
    process of recording
  54. -itis
    inflammation
  55. -lith
    stone, calculus
  56. -ology
    the study of
  57. -ologist
    specialist in the study of
  58. -megaly
    enlargement

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