med term ch 6

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  1. bucco/o
    cheek
  2. cec/o
    cecum
  3. celi/o
    abdomen
  4. cheil/o
    lip
  5. chol/e
    gall, bile
  6. cholangi/o
    gallbladder
  7. choledoch/o
    common bile duct
  8. col/o
    colon
  9. colon/o
    colon
  10. dent/i
    tooth
  11. duoden/o
    duodenum
  12. enter/o
    intestines
  13. esophagi/o
    esophagus
  14. gastr/o
    stomach
  15. gingiv/o
    gums
  16. gloss/o
    tongue
  17. gluc/o
    sugar
  18. glyc/o
    sugar
  19. hepat/o
    liver
  20. herni/o
    hernia
  21. ile/o
    ileum
  22. jejun/o
    jejunum
  23. labi/o
    lip
  24. lingu/o
    tongue
  25. lip/o
    fat
  26. lith/o
    stone
  27. odont/o
    tooth
  28. or/o
    mouth
  29. palat/o
    papate
  30. pancreat/o
    pancreas
  31. proct/o
    anus and rectum
  32. pylor/o
    pyloric sphincter
  33. rect/o
    rectum
  34. sialaden/o
    salivary gland
  35. spleen/o
    spleen
  36. steat/o
    fat
  37. stomat/o
    mouth
  38. liver function test (LFTs)
    tests for enzymes and bilirubin in blood
  39. stool culture
    test for microorganisms in stool
  40. stool guaiac test or hemoccult test
    test to detect blood in feces
  41. x-rays
    • lower gastrointestinal series (barium enema)
    • upper gastrointestinal series
    • cholangiography
    • computed tomography (CT scan)
  42. ultrasound examination
    • abdominal ultrasonography
    • endoscopic ultrasonography (EUS)
  43. Magnetic resonance techniques
    magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
  44. nuclear medicine test
    hepatobiliary iminodiacetic acid scan (HIDA scan)
  45. gastric bypass
    bariatric surgery
    reduces stomach size
  46. gastrointestinal endoscopy
    visual examination of the GI tract
  47. laparoscopy
    visual examination of the abdomen
  48. liver biopsy
    removal of liver tissue for microscopic examination
  49. nasogastric intubation
    insertion of a tube through the nose into the stomach
  50. paracentesis (abdominocentesis)
    puncture to remove fluid from abdomen
  51. alk phos
    alkaline phosphatase
  52. alt
    ast
    alanine transaminase aspartate transaminase
  53. be
    barium enema
  54. bm
    bowel movement
  55. brbpr
    bright red blood per rectum
  56. cd
    celiac disease
  57. ct
    computed tomography
  58. egd
    esophagogastroduodenoscopy
  59. ercp
    endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography
  60. eus
    endoscopic ultrasonography
  61. fobt
    fecal occult blood test
  62. g tube
    gastrostomy tube; also stomach tube, PEG tube
  63. gb
    gallbladder
  64. gerd
    gastroesophageal reflux disease
  65. gi
    gastrointestinal
  66. hbv
    hepatitis b virus
  67. ibd
    inflammatory bowel disease
  68. lac
    laparoscopic-assisted colectomy
  69. lft's
    liver function tests
  70. mri
    magnetic resonance imaging
  71. ng tube
    nasogastric tube
  72. npo
    nothing by mouth
  73. peg tube
    percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tube
  74. pej tube
    percutaneous endoscopic jejunostomy tube
  75. pthv
    percutaneous transhepatic cholangiography
  76. pud
    peptic ulcer disease
  77. tpn
    total parenteral nutrition
  78. t tube
    tube placed in the bile duct for drainage into a small pouch on the outside of the body
  79. -ase
    enzyme
  80. -centesis
    surgical puncture to remove fluid
  81. -chezia
    defecation; elimination of wastes
  82. -ectasia
    • stretching
    • dilation
    • expansion
  83. -ectasis
    • stretching
    • dilation
    • expansion
  84. -ectomy
    • removal
    • excision
    • resection
  85. -emesis
    vomiting
  86. -emia
    blood condition
  87. -genesis
    • producing
    • forming
  88. -graphy
    process of recording
  89. -iasis
    abnormal condition
  90. -lysis
    • breakdown
    • separation
    • destruction
    • loosening
  91. -megaly
    enlargement
  92. -orexia
    appetite
  93. -pathy
    • disease
    • emotion
  94. -pepsia
    digestion
  95. -phagia
    • eating
    • swallowing
  96. -prandial
    meal
  97. -plasty
    surgical repair
  98. -ptosis
    • droop
    • sag
    • prolapse
    • fall
  99. -ptysis
    spitting
  100. -rrhage
    bursting forth (of blood)
  101. -rrhagia
    bursting forth (of blood)
  102. rraphy
    suture
  103. -rrhea
    • flow
    • discharge
  104. -scopy
    visual examination
  105. -spasm
    sudden contraction of muscles
  106. -stasis
    • stop
    • control
    • place
  107. -stenosis
    • tightening
    • stricture
  108. -stomy
    new opening (to form a mouth)
  109. -tomy
    process of cutting
  110. -tresia
    opening

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