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Terminology Combining Forms

adenoid/o adenoids
aer/o air
aneurysm/o widening of blood vessel
angi/o vessels (walls)
angin/o chocking pain
anthrac/o coal, coal dust
aort/o aorta
arteri/o artery
arteriol/o arteriole
asbest/o asbestos
atel/o incomplete, imperfect
ather/o fatty plaque
bronch/o bronchitis
bronchi/o bronchitis
bronchiol/o bronchiole
cardi/o heart
chalic/o lime stone
coni/o dust
coron/o heart
cyan/o blue
electr/o electricity
embol/o embolus (plug)
emphys/o to inflate
epiglott/o epiglottis
hem/o blood
hemangi/o blood vessel
isch/o to hold back, black
laryng/o larynx (voice box)
lob/o lobe
my/o muscle
naso nose
orth/o straight
ox/i oxygen
ox/o oxygen
pector/o chest
pharyng/o pharynx (throat)
phleb/o vein
phren/o diaphragm; mind
pleur/o pleura
pneum/o air, lungs
pneumon/o air,lungs
pulmon/o lung
py/o pus
pyr/o fire
rhin/o nose
scler/o hardening, sclera
sept/o septum
silic/o flint
sinus/o sinus, cavity
sphygm/o pulse
sten/o narrowing, stricture
steth/o chest
therm/o heat
thorac/o chest
thromb/o blood clot
tonsil/o tonsils
trache/o trachea (wind pipe)
valv/o valve
valvul/o valve
vas/o vessel
vascul/o vessel (blood or lymph)
ven/o vein
ventricul/o ventricle
Created by: amatt