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Chap6 cardiovascular

Terminology Chap 6 Cardiovascular system Mod2 DONE

aneurysm/o aneurysm
angi/o vessel
arter/o artery
arteri/o artery
arteriol/o arteriole (little artery)
ather/o fatty, yellowish plaque
cardi/o heart
coron/o heart; heart vessel; coronary vessel
ech/o sound
electr/o electric; electricity
end/o within; inner
ischi/o deficiency, blockage
my/o muscle
phleb/o vein
sphygm/o pulse
steth/o chest
thromb/o clot
ven/o vein
ventricul/o ventricle
brady- slow
poly- many
tachy- fast
-graph instrument to record
-graphy process of recording
-gram record; picture
-megaly large; enlarged
-pathy disease
-sclerosis hardening
-stenosis narrowing; narrow
AV node atrioventricular node
BP blood pressure
CABG cronary artery bypass graft
CAD coronary artery disease
CHF congestive heart failure
CPR cardiopulmonary resuscitation
EKG or ECG electrocardiogram
DVT deep vein thrombosis
MI myocardial infarction
PAC premature atrial contraction
PVC premature ventricular contraction
SA node sinoatrial node
TEE transesophageal echocardiography
valv/o valve
valvul/o valve
Created by: ShannaMegan