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combining forms 8-10

study review for test on wed 1/22/14

TermDefinition
an/o anus
append/o appendix
appendic/o appendix
bar/o weight
bucc/o cheek
cec/o cecum
cholangi/o bile duct
cholecyst/o gallbladder
chol/e bile/gall
choledoch/o common bile duct
cirrh/o yellow
col/o colon
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dent/o tooth
diverticul/o pouch
duoden/o duodenum
enter/o small intestine
esophag/o esophagus
gastr/o stomach
gingiv/o gums
gloss/o tongue
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ile/o ileum
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labi/o lip
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or/o mouth
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pyr/o fire
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sialaden/o salivary gland
sigmoid/o sigmoid colon
=emesis vomit
-istry specialty of
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-prandial pertaining to a meal
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-graphy process of recording
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-pexy surgical fixation
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-scope instrument to view
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anti- against
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ven/o vein
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-eal pertaining to
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-emia blood condition
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-graphy process of recording
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-lithiasis condition of stones
-logist one who studies
-logy the study of
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-malacia softening
=megaly enlargement
-meter instrument to measure
-pexy surgical fixation
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-tripsy surgical crushing
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hydro- water
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uter/o uterus
vagin/o vagina
vulv/o vulva
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-oid resembling
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-rrhaphy suture
-rrhexis rupture
-tocia labor and childbirth
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neo- new
contra- against
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ultra- beyond
peri- around
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vesicul/o seminal vesicle
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vesicul/o seminal vesical
-cele protrusion
-gen that which produces
-ism state of
-oid resembling
-pexy surgical fixation
-spermia sperm condition
Created by: Adeprey4311