vocab 2.txt

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  1. angi/o
    • pertaining to blood or lymph vessels
    • cardiovascular
  2. aort/o
    • aorta:

    • cardiovascular
  3. arter/o, arteri/o
    • artery
    • :
cardiovascular
  4. ather/o
:
    • plaque, fatty substance
    • cardiovascular
  5. card/o, cardi/o
    • heart:
    • cardiovascular
  6. hem/o, hemat/o:
    • .blood, pertaining to the blood:
    • 
cardiovascular
  7. phleb/o
    • vein:
    • cardiovascular
  8. thromb/o
    • .clot:
    • 
cardiovascular
  9. ven/o
    • 1.vein:
    • cardiovascular
  10. : ech/o
    • sound
    • diagnostic procedure
  11. radi/o
    • radiation, x -rays:
    • diagnostic procedure
  12. col/o, colon/o
    • 1.colon, large intestine:
    • 
digestive
  13. duoden/i, duoden/o
    • .duodenum:
    • digestive
  14. enter/o
    • 1.small intestine:
    • digestive
  15. cholecyst/o

    • gallbladder:
    • digestive system
  16. albin/o

    • white:
    • general
  17. esophag/o
    • .esophagus:

    • digestive
  18. : gastr/o
    • 1.stomach
    • digestive
  19. hepat/o
    .liver:digestive
  20. sigmoid/o
    1.sigmoid colon:
digestive
  21. adren/o, adrenal/o
    1.adrenal glands:endocrine system
  22. gonad/o
    • 1.sex glands
    • endocrine & reproductive systems
  23. pancreat/o
    1.pancreas:endocrine & digestive systems
  24. : thyr/o, throid/o
    • 1.thyroid gland
    • endochrine system
  25. adip/o
    • 1.fat:
    • general
  26. cephal/o
    • 1.head:
    • general
  27. cervic/o
    • .neck, cervix
(neck of uterus):

    • general
  28. : coron/o
    • coronary, crown:
    • 
general
  29. : cyan/o
    • 1.blue
    • general
  30. cyt/o
    1.cell:general
  31. 1.red: erythr/o
general
  32. 1. tissue: hist/o
general
  33. 1. abdomen, abdominal wall: lapar/o
general
  34. 1. white: leuk/o
general
  35. 1. fat, lipid: lip/o
general
  36. 1. black, dark: melan/o
general
    1. fungus: myc/o
general
  37. 1. disease, suffering, feeling, emotion: path/o
general
  38. 1. pus: py/o
general
  39. 1. fever, fire: pyr/o
general
  40. 1. flesh ( connective tissue): sarc/o
general
  41. 1. cancerous: carcin/o
immune system
  42. 1. tumor: onc/o
immune system
  43. 1. skin: cutane/o
integumentary system
  44. 1. skin: derm/o, dermat/o
integumentary
  45. 1. sweat: hidr/o
integumentary
  46. 1. sebum: seb/o
integumentary
  47. 1. nail: ungu/o
integumentary
    2. dry: xer/o
integumentary
  48. 1. gland: aden/o
lymphatic
  49. 1. spleen: splen/o
lymphatic system
  50. 1. fascia, fibrous band: fasci/o
muscular system
  51. 1. muscle: my/o
muscular
  52. 1. tendon, stretch out, extend, strain: ten/o, tend/o, tendin/o
muscular
  53. 1. brain: encephal/o
nervous system
  54. 1. meninges: mening/o
nervous
  55. 1. nerve, nerve tissue: neur/i , neur/o
nervous
  56. 1. vagina: colp/o
reproductive
  57. 1. uterus: hyster/o
reproductive
  58. 1. menstration, menses: men/o
reproductive
    1. uterus: metr/o, metri/o
reproductive
  59. 1. egg: oo/o, ov/i, ov/o
reproductive
  60. 1. ovary: oophor/o, ovari/o
reproductive
  61. 1. testicle, testis, testes: orch/o, orchi/o, orchid/o
reproductive
  62. 1. uterine (fallopian) tube, 
auditory (eustachian) tube: salping/o
reproductive system & special sences
  63. 1. uterus: uter/o
reproductive
  64. 1. vagina: vagin/o
reproductive
  65. 1. bronchial tube, bronchus: bronch/o, bronchi/o
respiratory
  66. 1. larynx , voice box: laryng/o
respiratory
  67. 1. throat, pharynx: pharyng/o
respiratory
  68. 1. pleura, side of the body: pleur/o
respiratory
  69. 1. lund, air: pneum/o, pneumon/o
respiratory
    2. lung: pulm/o, pulmon/o
respiratory
  70. 1. trachea, windpipe: trache/o
respiratory
  71. 1. crooked, bent, stiff: ankly/o
skeletal
  72. 1. joint: arthr/o
skeletal
  73. 1. cartilage: chondr/o
skeletal
  74. 1. rib: cost/o
skeletal
  75. 1. skull: crani/o
skeletal
  76. 1. spinal cord, bone marrow: myel/o
skeletal & nervous system
  77. 1. bone: oss/e, oss/i, ost/o, oste/o
skeletal
  78. 1. veterbrae, vertebral column, back bone: spondyl/o
skeletal
  79. 1. chest: thorac/o
skeletal & respiratory
  80. 1. horny, hard, cornea: kerat/o
special senses & integumentary system
  81. 1. tympanic membrane, eardrum: myring/o
special sences
  82. 1. eye, vision: optic/o, opt/o
special sences
  83. 1. ear, hearing: ot/o
special sences
  84. 1. retina: retin/o
special sences
  85. 1. sclera, white of eye, hard: scler/o
special sences & integumentary system
  86. 1. tympanic membrane, eardrum: tympan/o
special sences
  87. 1. urinary bladder, cyst, sac of fluid: cyst/o
urinary system
  88. 1. stone, calculus: lith/o 
urinary & digestive system
  89. 1. kidney: nephr/o
urinary
  90. 1. renal pelvis, bowl kidney: pyel/o
urinary
  91. 1. kidney: ren/o
urinary
  92. 1.ureter: ureter/o
urinary
    2.urethra: urethr/o
urinary

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