Ch.5&6

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Ch.5&6
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  1. amyl/o
    starch
  2. an/o
    anus
  3. append/o
    appendic/o
    appendix
  4. bil/i
    gall/ bile (digestive juice made in the liver and stored in the gallbladder)
  5. bilirubin/o
    bilirubin (bile pigment) (pigment released by the liver in bile)
  6. bronch/o
    bronchial tube
  7. bucc/o
    cheek
  8. cec/o
    cecum (first part of large intestine)
  9. celi/o
    belly, abdomen
  10. cervic/o
    neck/ cervix (neck of uterus)
  11. cheil/o
    lip
  12. chlorhydr/o
    hydrochloric acid (substance produced by the stomach)
  13. chol/e
    gall/ bile
  14. cholangi/o
    bile vessel
  15. cholecyst/o
    gallbladder (small sac under the liver)
  16. choledoch/o
    common bile duct (carries bile from the liver and gallbladder to the duodenum)
  17. cib/o
    meal
  18. cirrh/o
    orange-yellow
  19. col/o
    colon (large intestine)
  20. colon/o
    colon (large intestine)
  21. dent/i
    tooth
  22. duoden/o
    duodenum (first part of the small intestine)
  23. enter/o
    intestines (usually small intestine)
  24. esophag/o
    esophagus (tube connecting the throat to the stomach)
  25. eti/o
    cause
  26. faci/o
    face
  27. gastr/o
    stomach
  28. gingiv/o
    gums
  29. gloss/o
    tongue
  30. gluc/o, glyc/o
    sugar
  31. glycogen/o
    glycogen/ animal starch
  32. hem/o, hemat/o
    blood
  33. hepat/o
    liver
  34. herni/o
    hernia
  35. idi/o
    unknown/ individual/ distinct
  36. ile/o
    ileum (third part of the small intestine)
  37. jejun/o
    jejunum (second part of the small intestine)
  38. labi/o
    lip
  39. lapar/o
    abdomen
  40. lingu/o
    tongue
  41. lip/o
    fat
  42. lith/o
    stone/ calculus
  43. mandibul/o
    lower jaw/ mandible
  44. odont/o
    tooth
  45. or/o
    mouth
  46. palat/o
    palate (roof of the mouth)
  47. pancreat/o
    pancreas (organ under the stomach producing insulin and enzyme)
  48. peritone/o
    peritoneum
  49. pharyng/o
    throat
  50. proct/o
    anus and rectum
  51. prote/o
    protein
  52. pylor/o
    pyloric sphincter (ring of muscle at the end of the stomach, near the duodenum)
  53. rect/o
    rectum
  54. sialaden/o
    salivary gland
  55. sigmoid/o
    sigmoid colon (fourth and last, S-shaped segment of the colon)
  56. splen/o
    spleen
  57. steat/o
    fat
  58. stomat/o
    mouth
  59. tonsill/o
    tonsil
  60. uvul/o
    uvula (soft tissue hanging from the middle of the soft palate)

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