Med Term CFWords3

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Med Term CFWords3
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2012-12-16 15:15:37
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Medical Terminology Vocab Words Combining Form
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Medical Terminology Vocab Words Combining Form 3
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  1. Intestin/o
    small intestine
  2. Staphyl/o
    bunch of grapes
  3. Strept/o
    twisted
  4. append/o ; appendic/o
    appendix
  5. cholangi/o
    • bile ducts
    • (bile vessel)
  6. cholecyst/o
    gall bladder
  7. choledoch/o
    common bile ducts
  8. gingiv/o
    gums; ginviva
  9. gloss/o ; lingu/o
    tongue
  10. hepat/o
    liver
  11. ile/o
    ileum; distal portion of the small intestine
  12. labi/o
    lips
  13. lith/o
    stone
  14. orex/i
    appetite
  15. or/o
    mouth
  16. constrict/o
    draw together
  17. dilat/o
    to expand ; widen
  18. ech/o
    sound
  19. arteri/o
    artery
  20. ather/o
    fatty debris ; fatty plaque
  21. coron/o
    crown ; heart
  22. embol/o
    plug
  23. isch/o
    hold back
  24. phleb/o
    vein
  25. thromb/o
    clot
  26. vas/o
    vessel
  27. erythr/o
    red
  28. leuk/o
    white
  29. lymph/o
    lymph (clear watery fluid)
  30. thym/o
    thymus; thymus gland; produces white cells
  31. adenoid/o
    adenoids (in throat behind nose)
  32. bronchi/o ; bronch/o
    bronchus (tubes that go to lungs)
  33. laryng/o
    larynx (voice box)
  34. muc/o
    mucus; a bodily secretion of the mucus membrane
  35. nas/o
    nose
  36. ox/o
    oxygen
  37. pharyng/o
    pharynx; throat
  38. pector/o
    chest
  39. phren/o
    diaphragm
  40. pleur/o
    pleura cavity ( fluid around your lungs)
  41. pneumon/o
    lungs
  42. steth/o
    chest
  43. thorac/o
    chest

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