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Chapter 5

an/o anus
append/o appendix
appendic/o appendix
bucc/o cheek
cec/o cecum
celi/o belly/ abdomen
cheli/o lip
cholecyst/o gallbladder
col/o colon
dent/i tooth
duoden/o duodenum
enter/o intestines (usually small intestine)
esophag/o esophagus
faci/o face
gastr/o stomach
gingiv/o gums
gloss/o tongue
hepat/o liver
ile/o ileum
jejun/o jejunum
labi/o lip
lapar/o abdomen
lingu/o tongue
mandibul/o lower jaw / madible
odont/o tooth
or/o mouth
palat/o palate
pancreat/o pancreas
peritone/o peritoneum
pharyng/o throat
proct/o anus and rectum
pylor/o pyloric sphincter
rect/o rectum
sialaden/o salivary gland
sigmoid/o sigmoid colon
stomat/o mouth
uvul/o uvula
amyl/o starch
bil/i gall / bile
bilirubin/o bilirubin (bile pigment)
chol/e gall/bile
chlorhydr/o hydrochloric acid
gluc/o sugar
glyc/o sugar
glycogen/o glycogen / animal starch
lip/o fat / lipid
lith/o stone
prote/o protein
py/o pus
sial/o saliva / salivary
steat/o fat
-ase enzyme
-chezia defecation / elimination of waste
-iasis abnormal condition
-prandial meal
absorption to move nutrients into the body from the intestines
achlorhydria not producing hydrochloric acid
amino acids small building blocks of proteins
amylase enzyme to breakdown starch
anastomosis new connect between to tubes in the body
anus terminal end/opening of the digestive tract
appendectomy to cut out the appendix
appendicitis inflammation of the appendix
bile digestive juices that help to breakup fata
biliary pertaining to the bile/gall
bilirubin pigment released by the liver in bile
bowel intestine
buccal mucosa mucus membrane lining the cheek side of the mouth
canine teeth pointed teeth
cecal pertaining to the cecum
cecum beginning of the large intestine
celiac pertaining to the abdomen
cheilosis cracking of the lips
cholecystectomy removal of the gall bladder
choledocholithiasis stones in the common bile duct
choledochojejunostomy new connect between common bile duct and the jejunum
choledochotomy to cut in to the common bile duct
cholelithiasis gall stones
colon large intestines
colonic pertaining to the colon
colonoscopy process of visual examining the colon
colostomy new opening to the colon
common bile duct carries bile from liver and gall bladder to the duodenum
defecation to eliminate waste from digestive tract
degulition swallowing
choledoch/o common bile duct
Created by: Stark Med Terms