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CHAPTER 5 & 6

word parts

TermDefinition
an/o anus
append/o Appendic/o appendix
bucc/o cheek
cec/o cecum
Celi/o Abdomen
labi/o lip
cholecyst/o gallbladder
col/o colon/o colon
duoden/o duodenum
enter/o intestines, usually small
esophag/o esophagus
faci/o face
gastr/o stomach
gloss/o lingu/o tongue
hepat/o liver
ile/o ileum
jejun/o jejunum
lapar/o abdomen
or/o mouth
pancreat/o pancreas
peritone/o peritoneum
pharyng/o throat
proct/o anus & rectum (BOTH)
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 chol/e gall, bile
bilirubin/o bile pigment (bilirubin)
gluc/o glyc/o sugar
glycogen/o glycogen, animal starch
lip/o steat/o fat, lipid
lith/o stone
prote/o protein
py/o pus
sial/o saliva, salivary
-ase enzyme
-chezia defecation, elimination of wastes
-iasis abnormal condition
-prandial meal
Cib/o Meal
Cirrh/o Tawny yellow
Eti/o Cause
Hem/o Hemat/o Blood
Henri/o Hernia
Idi/o Unknown, individual or distinct
Splen/o Spleen
Tonsill/o Tonsills
-centesis Surgical puncture to remove fluid
-ectasia -ectasis Dilation & widening
-ectomy Removal, excision
-emesis Vomiting
-emia Blood Condition
-genesis Producing, forming
-graphy Process of recording
-megaly Enlargement
-orexia Appetite
-rrhage -rrhagia Bursting forth (of blood)
-rrhaphy Suture
-rrhea Flow discharge
-scopy Visual examination
-spasm Involuntary contraction of the muscle
-stasis Stopping controlling
-stenosis Narrowing controlling
-stomy New opening
-tomy Process of cutting
-tresia Opening
Created by: Melann