terminology quiz week 7

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  1. dia-
    • through
    • accross
  2. peri
    around
  3. sub-
    • under
    • below
  4. sublingual
    pertaining to the area under the tongue
  5. periodentitis
    inflammation of the tissue around a tooth
  6. diarrhea
    • discharge or flow of fluid fecal matter through the bowel
    • dia - through/across
    • rrhea - discharge/ flow
  7. -rrhea
    • discharge
    • flow
  8. steatorrhea
    discharge of fat in fecal matter
  9. -prandial
    meal
  10. postprandial
    after a meal
  11. -phagia
    • swallowing
    • eating
  12. aerophagia
    swallowing air
  13. -pepsia
    digestion
  14. dyspepsia
    • difficult or painful digestion
    • also called indigestion
  15. -orexia
    appetite
  16. anorexia
    without appetite
  17. -megaly
    enlargemnt
  18. hepatomegaly
    enlargement of the liver
  19. -iasis
    • abnormal condition
    • (produced by something specified)
  20. cholelithiasis
    abnormal condition of gallstones
  21. -emesis
    vomit
  22. hyperemesis
    excessive vomiting
  23. choledoch/o
    bile duct
  24. choledochoplasty
    surgical repair of the bile duct
  25. cholecyst/o
    gallbladder
  26. cholecystectomy
    • removal of the gallbladder
    • (laparoscopic or open surgery)
  27. chol/e
    • bile
    • gall
  28. cholelith
    • gallstone
    • lith-calculus, stone
  29. cholangi/o
    bile vessel
  30. cholangiole
    small terminal portion of the bile duct
  31. -ole
    • small
    • minute
  32. pancreat/o
    pancreas
  33. pancreatolysis
    destruction of the pancreas (caused by pancreas enzymes)
  34. hepat/o
    liver
  35. an/o
    anus
  36. perianal
    pertaining to the area around the anus
  37. proct/o
    • anus
    • rectum
  38. proctologist
    physician who specializes in treating disorders of the colon, rectum, and anus
  39. rect/o
    rectum
  40. rectoele
    • herniation or protrusion of the rectum
    • also called proctocele
  41. sigmoid/o
    sigmoid colon
  42. sigmoidotomy
    incision of the sigmoid colon
  43. colon/o
    col/o
    colon
  44. colonoscopy
    visual examination of the colon
  45. colostomy
    creation of an opening between the colon and the abdominal wall
  46. appendic/o
    append/o
    appendix
  47. appendectomy
    excision of the appendix
  48. appendicitis
    inflammation of the appendix
  49. ile/o
    • ileum
    • third part of the small intestine
  50. ileostomy
    creation of an opening between the ileum and the abdominal wall
  51. jejun/o
    • jejunum
    • second part of the small intestine
  52. jejunorrhaphy
    suture of the jejunum
  53. enter/o
    • intestine
    • (usually the small intestine)
  54. duoden/o
    • duodenum
    • first part of the small intestine
  55. enteropathy
    disease of the intestine
  56. pylor/o
    plyorus
  57. pylorospasm
    involuntary contraction of the pyloric sphincter of the stomach, as in pyloric stenosis
  58. gastr/o
    stomach
  59. gastralgia
    • pain in the stomach
    • also called stomachache
  60. pharyng/o
    • pharynx
    • throat
  61. pharyngotonsillitis
    inflammation of the pharynx and the tonsils

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