Midterm 1-8

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Midterm 1-8
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  1. an/o
    anus, ring
  2. chol/e
    bile, gall
  3. cholecyst/o
    gallbladder
  4. col/o, colon/o
    colon, large intestine
  5. -emesis
    vomiting
  6. enter/o
    small intestine
  7. esophag/o
    esophagus
  8. gastr/o
    stomach, belly
  9. hepat/o
    liver
  10. -lithiasis
    presence of stones
  11. -pepsia
    digest, digestion
  12. -phagia
    eating, swallowing
  13. proct/o
    anus and rectum
  14. rect/o
    rectum, straight
  15. sigmoid/o
    sigmoid colon
  16. -algia
    pain, painful condition
  17. dys-
    bad, difficult, or painful
  18. -ectomy
    surgical removal, cutting out
  19. hyper-
    excessive, increased
  20. hypo-
    deficient, decreased
  21. -itis
    inflammation
  22. -osis
    abnormal condition, disease
  23. -ostomy
    the surgical creation of an artificial opening to the body surface
  24. -otomy
    cutting, surgical incision
  25. -plasty
    surgical repair
  26. -rrhage
    bleeding, abnormal excessive fluid discharge
  27. -rrhaphy
    surgical suturing
  28. -rrhea
    flow or discharge
  29. -rrhexis
    rupture
  30. -sclerosis
    abnormal hardening
  31. aden/o
    gland
  32. adip/o
    fat
  33. anter/o
    before, front
  34. caud/o
    lower part of body, tail
  35. cephal/o
    head
  36. cyt/o, -cyte
    cell
  37. end-, endo-
    in, within, inside
  38. exo-
    out of, outside, away from
  39. hist/o, histi/o
    tissue
  40. -ologist
    specialist
  41. -ology
    the science or study of
  42. path-o, -pathy
    disease, suffering, feeling, emotion
  43. plas/i, plas/o, -plasia
    development, growth, formation
  44. poster/o
    behind, toward the back
  45. -stasis, -static
    control, maintenance of a constant level
  46. ankyl/o
    crooked, bent, stiff
  47. arthr/o
    joint
  48. chondr/i, chondr/o
    cartilage
  49. cost/o
    rib
  50. crani/o
    skull
  51. -desis
    to bind, tie together
  52. kyph/o
    bent, hunp
  53. lord/o
    curve, swayback, bent
  54. -lysis
    loosening or setting free
  55. myel/o
    spinal cord, bone marrow
  56. oss/e, oss/i, ost/o, oste/o
    bone
  57. scoli/o
    curved, bent
  58. spondyl/o
    vertebrae, vertebral column, backbone
  59. synovi/o, synov/o
    synovial membrane, synovial fluid
  60. -um
    singular noun ending
  61. bi-
    twice, double, two
  62. -cele
    hernia, tumor, swelling
  63. fasci/o
    fascia, fibrous band
  64. fibr/o
    fibrous tissue, fiber
  65. -ia
    abnormal condition, disease, plural of -ium
  66. -ic
    pertaining to
  67. kines/o, kinesi/o
    movement
  68. my/o
    muscle
  69. -plegia
    paralysis, stroke
  70. tax/o
    coordination, order
  71. ten/o, tend/o, tendin/o
    tendon, stretch out, extend, strain
  72. ton/o
    tone, stretching, tension
  73. tri-
    three
  74. angi/o
    blood or lymph vessel
  75. aort/o
    aorta
  76. arteri/o
    artery
  77. ather/o
    plaque, fatty substance
  78. brady-
    slow
  79. cardi/o
    heart
  80. -crasia
    a mixture or blending
  81. -emia
    blood, blood condition
  82. erythr/o
    red
  83. hem/o, hemat/o
    blood, relating to the blood
  84. leuk/o
    white
  85. phleb/o
    vein
  86. tachy-
    fast, rapid
  87. thromb/o
    clot
  88. ven/o
    vein
  89. anti-
    against
  90. carcin/o
    cancerous
  91. immun/o
    immune, protection, safe
  92. lymph/o
    lymph, lymphatic tissue
  93. lymphaden/o
    lymph node or gland
  94. lymphangi/o
    lymph vessel
  95. neo-, ne/o
    new, strange
  96. -oma
    tumor, neoplasm
  97. onc/o
    tumor
  98. phag/o
    eat, swallow
  99. -plasm
    formative material of calls
  100. sarc/o
    flesh, connective tissue
  101. splen/o
    spleen
  102. -tic
    pertaining to
  103. tox/o
    poison, poisonous
  104. bronch/o, bronchi/o
    bronchial tube, bronchus
  105. laryng/o
    larynx, thoat
  106. nas/o
    nose
  107. ox/i, ox/o, ox/y
    oxygen
  108. pharyng/o
    throat, pharynx
  109. phon/o
    sound, voice
  110. pleur/o
    pleura, side of the body
  111. -pnea
    breathing
  112. pneum/o, pneumon/o, pneu-
    lung, air
  113. plum/o, pulmon/o
    lung
  114. sinus/o
    sinus
  115. somn/o
    sleep
  116. spir/o
    breathe
  117. thorac/o, -thorax
    chest, pleural cavity
  118. trache/o, trachea
    windpipe

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